• Spanish prosecutors call for arrest of Messi’s father

    MADRID (AP) — Barcelona prosecutors are calling for the arrest of Lionel Messi’s father in a tax fraud case.

  • From left, Italy's Andrea Pirlo, Sebastian Giovinco and Riccardo Montolivo arrive for a training session ahead of Saturday's Euro 2016 qualifying match against Azerbajian, at the Coverciano center, near Florence, Italy, Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. (Maurizio Degl'Innocenti/ANSA via AP)

    Dutch on verge of missing out on Euro 2016

    PARIS (AP) — Qualifying for the largest-ever European Championship was supposed to be easy.

  • Albania plans tough security for Euro qualifier with Serbia

    TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian authorities are taking tough security measures for Thursday’s European Championship qualifier against Serbia, fearing a repeat of nationalist violence that marred the first leg.

  • Manchester City's Sergio Aguero, left, scores past Newcastle's Chancel Mbemba for his third of five goals as David Silva looks on during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Newcastle at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday Oct. 3, 2015. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

    Aguero replaces Lewandowski atop AP Global Football 10

    LONDON (AP) — Sergio Aguero replaced Robert Lewandowski at the top of the player vote in Tuesday’s Associated Press Global Football 10 after producing his own five-goal haul.

  • Chung says he is facing lengthy FIFA suspension

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — FIFA presidential contender Chung Mong-joon said Tuesday he is facing a 19-year suspension by the ethics committee of the world football body for alleged ethics breaches surrounding South Korea’s failed bid for the 2022 World Cup, and also for openly criticizing the committee.

  • Guardado and Marquez included in roster for playoff vs US

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico captain Andres Guardado and defender Rafael Marquez were included in El Tri’s roster for Saturday’s playoff against the United States for a berth in the 2017 Confederations Cup.

  • Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho gestures during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Southampton at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

    Chelsea gives public backing to Mourinho

    LONDON (AP) — Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho was charged by England’s Football Association on Monday for accusing Premier League referees of being biased against his team, hours after he was given public backing by the club following its disappointing start to the season.

  • Fire breaks out at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow

    MOSCOW (AP) — A small fire has broken out at the Luzhniki Stadium, the venue for the 2018 World Cup final.

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  • Seattle Sounders forward Chad Barrett, center, kicks in the equalizing goal against the Los Angeles Galaxy as Sounders' Osvaldo Alonso (6) looks on during stoppage time in the second half of an MLS soccer match, Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, in Seattle. The match ended in a 1-1 draw. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

    Barrett scores in stoppage time, Sounders tie Galaxy 1-1

    SEATTLE (AP) — Chad Barrett scored in the third minute of stoppage time to give the Seattle Sounders a 1-1 tie with the Los Angeles Galaxy in front of 56,097 fans Sunday night at CenturyLink Field.