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Orlando City announces sellout for inaugural MLS match

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Orlando City Soccer officials say the club has reached sellout status for its inaugural Major League Soccer match.

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Senegal hires Aliou Cisse as soccer coach

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Senegal has hired Aliou Cisse as its coach, a rare instance of a black African taking charge of one of the continent’s top teams.

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Evans issues denial, Cisse apology after spitting incident

Manchester United's  Jonny Evans, left, vies for the ball with Newcastle United's Gabriel Obertan, right, during their English Premier League soccer match between Newcastle United and Manchester United at St James' Park, Newcastle, England, Wednesday, March, 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell)

LONDON (AP) — When two English Premier League opponents spat at each other, the television evidence seemed clear.

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3 former directors of Spanish club Osasuna arrested

MADRID (AP) — A former president of Spanish soccer club Osasuna and two other ex-board members were arrested Thursday on suspicion of being linked to irregularities in the club’s accounts, the regional court of northern Navarra said.

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FA charges Sunderland manager Poyet over touchline incident

Hull City manager Steve Bruce, left, is restrained by a linesman while he shouts towards Sunderland manager Gus Poyet, as Poyet is sent to the stands off by referee Mike Dean, during their English Premier League soccer match at the KC Stadium, Hull, England, Tuesday, March 3, 2015. (AP Photo/Lynne Cameron, PA Wire)      UNITED KINGDOM OUT      -    NO SALES    -    NO ARCHIVES

LONDON (AP) — The English Football Association has charged Sunderland manager Gus Poyet after a touchline incident with Hull counterpart Steve Bruce.

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