• Brazil's Neymar cries as he kneels down to celebrate with teammate goalkeeper Weverton after scoring the decisive penalty kick during the final match of the men's Olympic football tournament between Brazil and Germany at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday Aug. 20, 2016. Brazil won the gold medal on  a penalty shootout. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)

    Neymar finds redemption in Olympic gold

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Just two weeks ago Neymar’s commitment to the Olympic team was questioned by Brazil’s fans.

  • Brazil's Neymar celebrates after scoring the decisive penalty kick during the final match of the men's Olympic football tournament between Brazil and Germany at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday Aug. 20, 2016. Brazil won the gold medal on a penalty shootout. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)

    With penalty kick, Brazil wins 1st soccer Olympic gold

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — With a kiss of the ball and an unforgettable kick, Brazil’s biggest soccer star gave the Olympic host its biggest moment of the games.

  • Russia's Vladlena Bobrovnikova, right, and France's Allison Pineau challenge for the ball during the women's final handball match between France and Russia at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

    Russia wins women’s handball gold over France

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Russia won a hard-fought contest against France to take Olympic women’s handball gold Saturday, drawing motivation from a speech by coach Evgeny Trefilov that emphasized the team’s underdog status.

  • FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Betis at the Camp Nou in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

    Suarez, Messi share 5 goals as Barca starts title defense

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Luis Suarez scored a hat trick and Lionel Messi added two more goals as Barcelona started its Spanish league title defense in style by routing Real Betis 6-2 on Saturday.

  • Honduras' Marcelo Pereira, second left, scores his side's 2nd goal during the bronze medal match of the men's Olympic football tournament between Honduras and Nigeria at Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Saturday Aug. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Eugenio Savio)

    Nigeria earns Olympic bronze with 3-2 win over Honduras

    BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — Sadiq Umar scored a pair of goals and Nigeria won the Olympic bronze medal by holding off Honduras 3-2 on Saturday at Mineirao Stadium.

  • Gold medal not the only prize for most Olympic champions

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Singapore swimmer Joseph Schooling left Rio de Janeiro known as the man who defeated Michael Phelps. And as a millionaire.

  • Germany's Dzsenifer Marozsan (10) celebrates with her teammates scoring hers side's first goal during the final of the women's Olympic football tournament between Germany and Sweden at Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Aug. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

    Neid goes out with gold as Germany defeats Sweden 2-1

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — With her arms raised in victory, coach Silvia Neid ran onto the field to join the celebration of Germany’s first Olympic gold medal — even jumping onto the players’ dogpile.

  • Germany's Dzsenifer Marozsan (10) celebrates with her teammates scoring hers side's first goal during the final of the women's Olympic football tournament between Germany and Sweden at Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Aug. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

    Neid goes out with gold as Germany defeats Sweden 2-1

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — With her arms raised in victory, coach Silvia Neid ran onto the field to join the celebration of Germany’s first Olympic gold medal — even jumping onto the players’ dogpile.

  • The United States team from left, Allyson Felix, English Gardner, Tianna Bartoletta and Tori Bowie celebrate winning the gold medal in the women's 4x100-meter relay final during the athletics competitions of the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Aug. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

    A lyrical ending to an Olympic soccer match

    NEW YORK (AP) — NBC set up Friday as duel night between the United States and Jamaica in the sprint relays, and what started out well ended up in heartbreak for the Americans.

  • Germany coach Silvia Neid, right, embraces Annike Krahn at the end of a semi-final match of the women's Olympic football tournament between Canada and Germany at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Tuesday Aug. 16, 2016. Germany won 2-0 and qualified to the final. (AP Photo/Eugenio Savio)

    Neid’s last match as German’s coach is for the gold

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Coach Silvia Neid’s final match as coach of Germany will be for the gold medal at the Rio Games.