Posts Tagged Western Europe

US women rout Angola 119-44 finish pool play 3-0

ISTANBUL (AP) — After winning the most lopsided game in U.S. women’s basketball history at the world championship, the players posed for photo after photo with the Angola players.

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Totti becomes oldest scorer in Champions League

Roma's Francesco Totti, right, talks to his teammate Seydou Keita, after scoring a goal against Manchester City during a Champions League group E soccer match between Manchester City and Roma at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Roma’s Francesco Totti became the oldest player to score a Champions League goal when the 38-year-old Italian tied Tuesday night’s game against Manchester City.

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McBride on search committee for Fulham manager

LONDON (AP) — Retired American soccer star Brian McBride is among five people appointed to a search committee to find Fulham’s next manager.

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Lindsey Vonn to promote 2016 Winter Youth Games

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Lindsey Vonn will help promote the 2016 Winter Youth Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway.

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Man United exploring friendlies during season

Manchester United's Robin van Persie, second right, celebrates with teammates after scoring against West Ham United during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

LONDON (AP) — Manchester United is looking at playing lucrative friendlies overseas to fill the midweek void left by the absence of European football this season and the early League Cup exit.

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