• Asian champion Evergrande fined for filming training session

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Asian Champions League winner Guangzhou Evergrande has been fined for secretly filming its opponent’s training session before the second-leg match of the final.

  • Van Nistelrooy to leave Dutch coaching staff for PSV

    AMSTERDAM (AP) — Ruud van Nistelrooy will not renew his contract as Netherlands coach Danny Blind’s assistant when it expires at the end of June and instead will join former club PSV Eindhoven to train young strikers.

  • Ex-FIFA vice president released on bond in corruption case

    NEW YORK (AP) — A former vice president for world soccer’s governing body has been released from U.S. custody in New York and will be subject to house arrest as he awaits trial on bribery and other charges related to a sprawling corruption case.

  • Roma's Mohamed Salah reacts during their Serie A soccer match against Sassuolo, at Reggio Emilia's Mapei stadium, Italy, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Marco Vasini)

    Salah breaks goal drought to help Roma win 2-0 at Sassuolo

    REGGIO EMILIA, Italy (AP) — Mohamed Salah ended a three-month goalscoring drought to help Roma win 2-0 at Sassuolo and move provisionally fourth in Serie A on Tuesday.

  • Manchester United's Jesse Lingard, right, celebrates after scoring during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Stoke at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

    Manchester United eases to 3-0 Premier League win over Stoke

    MANCHESTER (AP) — Manchester United eased to a 3-0 victory against Stoke in the Premier League on Tuesday, with an attacking display at Old Trafford signaling a potential upturn in confidence at the club.

  • Southampton’s goalkeeper Fraser Forster makes a save during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Southampton at the Emirates stadium in London, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

    Arsenal drops 5 points behind in title race after draw

    LONDON (AP) — Arsenal dropped five points behind leader Leicester in the English Premier League with a goalless draw against Southampton on Tuesday.

  • Leicester’s Jamie Vardy celebrates after scoring against Liverpool during the English Premier League soccer match between Leicester City and Liverpool at the King Power Stadium in Leicester, England, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)

    Vardy scores stunning opener, Leicester beats Liverpool 2-0

    LEICESTER, England (AP) — Jamie Vardy continued his prolific season by scoring two goals — including a looping volley from 25 meters — to guide Leicester to a 2-0 win over Liverpool on Tuesday, preserving the team’s three-point lead in the Premier League.

  • In this May 14, 2015 file photo, Ramiro Funes Mori of Argentina's River Plate, center, and teammates wash their faces after pepper spray was sprayed at them from the stands, at the start of the second half of a Copa Libertadores soccer match against Boca Juniors in Buenos Aires, Argentina. On Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, Conmebol reduced sanctions against Boca Juniors from eight games closed to the public, to two, calling it a "measure of grace." (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano, File)

    Boca Juniors ban for violence cut from 8 matches to 2

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Boca Juniors’ ban for crowd violence last season in the Copa Libertadores tournament has been reduced from eight matches to two by South American soccer federation CONMEBOL.

  • Monaco strengthens 2nd place in French league

    PARIS (AP) — Monaco recovered from a heavy league loss with a 2-0 win over Bastia to strengthen its second place in the French league on Tuesday.

  • UEFA cuts Dynamo Kiev racism sanctions before Man City visit

    NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Dynamo Kiev had its UEFA sanctions for racist attacks by fans cut on Tuesday, clearing the club to allow spectators in when Manchester City visits in the Champions League this month.