• Real Madrid's Toni Kroos, top left, celebrates with teammates after scoring their side's second goal against Celta Vigo during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Celta at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

    Kroos’ late goal gives Madrid 2-1 win over Celta in Spain

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Toni Kroos’ late score ensured Real Madrid won its home opener over a feisty Celta Vigo 2-1 on Saturday, while Atletico Madrid stumbled in a second straight round of the Spanish league.

    Updated: 4:57 pm

  • Manchester United's Marcus Rashford, right, scores the only goal of the game during the Premier League soccer match Hull City versus Manchester United at the KCOM Stadium, Hull, England, Saturday Aug, 27, 2016. (Danny Lawson/PA via AP)

    Premier League: Rashford rescues Man United with late winner

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — With Zlatan Ibrahimovic having an off day, Manchester United turned to a striker at the opposite end of his career to keep its winning run going in the English Premier League on Saturday.

  • Lyon twice loses lead in 4-2 defeat away to Dijon

    PARIS (AP) — Alexandre Lacazette’s sixth goal in three games was not enough as Lyon lost at Dijon 4-2 in the French league on Saturday.

  • Tottenham's Danny Rose, front, celebrates with his teammate Vincent Janssen after scoring a goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at White Hart Lane in London, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

    Tottenham draws 1-1 with Liverpool in Premier League

    LONDON (AP) — Liverpool drew 1-1 with Tottenham in its third straight away game to open the Premier League season after conceding a second-half equalizer by Danny Rose on Saturday.

    Updated: 8:30 am

  • Donnarumma, 17-year-old goalkeeper, called up to Italy squad

    ROME (AP) — AC Milan’s 17-year-old goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma received his first call up to Italy’s squad on Saturday.

  • Werder goalkeeper Felix Wiedwald misses a penalty shot by Bayern's Robert Lewandowski during the German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and SV Werder Bremen at the Allianz Arena stadium in Munich, Germany, Friday, Aug. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

    Bayern thrashes Bremen 6-0 in Bundesliga opener

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Bayern Munich kicked off the Bundesliga season in spectacular fashion on Friday, thrashing Werder Bremen 6-0 with three goals from Robert Lewandowski.

  • Dempsey to miss Sounders game due to irregular heartbeat

    TUKWILA, Wash. (AP) — Seattle Sounders and U.S. national team forward Clint Dempsey will miss Sunday’s MLS match against Portland as he undergoes evaluations for an irregular heartbeat.

  • Arsenal close to signing defender, striker

    LONDON (AP) — Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is close to ending his search for a central defender and striker, saying Friday the club is working on deals to sign Shkodran Mustafi from Valencia and Lucas Perez from Deportivo La Coruna.

  • Manchester City Manager Pep Guardiola looks out before the match against Stoke City during their English Premier League soccer match at The Bet365 Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent, England, Saturday Aug. 20, 2016. (Nick Potts/ / PA via AP)

    Bravo’s debut for City could come against United

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Claudio Bravo’s debut for Manchester City is set to come in the most high-profile match of the English Premier League season: The Manchester derby.

  • FIFA ethics court wants Qatari election candidate banned

    GENEVA (AP) — A Qatari candidate for election to FIFA’s ruling council faces being banned from soccer for not telling the truth in an ethics investigation.