• Manchester United's Memphis Depay, centre, fights for the ball against Newcastle's Chancel Mbemba during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Newcastle at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

    Flamboyant Depay already a crowd-pleaser at Man United

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  • Kim Jin-su of Hoffenheim, right, challenges for the ball with Munich's Arjen Robben during the Germany Soccer Bundesliga match between TSG Hoffenheim and Bayern Munich in Sinsheim, southern Germany, Saturday Aug. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Daniel Maurer)

    Blind replaces Van Persie with Robben as Netherlands captain

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Arjen Robben replaced striker Robin van Persie as captain of the Netherlands on Friday in Danny Blind’s first squad since taking over from Guus Hiddink as national coach.

  • Correction: Katrina-The Water City story

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — In a story Aug. 25 about a new urban water plan for the city of New Orleans, The Associated Press misspelled the name of a chief architect of the plan. He is David Waggonner, not Waggoner.