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October 27, 2018 8:52 AM Atletico Madrid go top of La Liga after seeing off Real Sociedad

Atletico Madrid climbed to the top of La Liga with a comfortable 2-0 win at home to Real Sociedad on Saturday, easing the pain of their humbling 4-0 defeat at Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League in midweek. Defender Diego Godin broke the deadlock right at the end of the first half, sliding to the ground to pounce on a loose ball after the visitors 49

September 30, 2018 12:48 PM Chivas goalkeeper Raul Gudino's save preserves draw against rivals America

Chivas goalkeeper Raul Gudino stopped a stoppage-time penalty shot from Club America striker Mateus Uribe to preserve a 1-1 draw in Liga MX's Clasico Nacional on Sunday. The country's most successful clubs at 12 league titles apiece, both sides played an exciting, high-pressing affair at Mexico City's vaunted Estadio Azteca worthy of the historic rivals 64

September 29, 2018 12:34 PM Sevilla supporters taken to hospital after barrier collapse at Eibar stadium

Eight fans were taken to hospital in Spain on Saturday after a barrier collapsed at La Liga side Eibar's Ipurua Stadium as Sevilla supporters celebrated a goal during a 3-1 win. "In the end, and pending confirmation from the emergency services, eight Sevilla supporters have been taken to Mendaro hospital. None of the injuries are serious," said Eibar 39

September 27, 2018 1:17 PM Soccer: Ronaldo cleared to face United in Champions League

(Reuters) - Cristiano Ronaldo will be suspended for only one game after his dismissal in the Champions League, paving the way for his return for Juventus against his former club Manchester United, European soccer’s governing body UEFA said on Thursday. Ronaldo’s Champions League debut for Juventus against Valencia last week lasted only 29 minutes before 85

September 27, 2018 10:29 AM UEFA confirms VAR in Champions League from 2019-20 season

UEFA has confirmed that video assistant referees (VAR) will be used in the Champions League from next season. VAR will also be brought into the Europa League, though a year later from 2020-21, as well as the 2019 UEFA Super Cup, Euro 2020 and the UEFA Nations League finals in 2021. European football's governing body had resisted implementation of the VAR system 79

September 25, 2018 10:24 AM Atletico Madrid ease to comfortable win over Huesca ahead of weekend derby

First-half goals from Antoine Griezmann, Thomas Partey and Koke helped a resurgent Atletico Madrid secure a 3-0 home victory over Huesca on Tuesday. Diego Simeone's side looked comfortable as they recorded a third-consecutive win in all competitions, with all three goals coming in an opening 35-minute onslaught. The hosts, who rested Saul Niguez, Rodrigo 61

September 22, 2018 6:46 PM Thomas Lemar bursts to life to help Atletico Madrid past Getafe

Thomas Lemar produced an impressive performance as he scored his first goal for Atletico Madrid in their 2-0 win at Getafe that provisionally lifted them to fifth in La Liga on Saturday. The France winger forced the opener, an own goal from goalkeeper David Soria, then grabbed the second as Diego Simeone's team got back on track after a stuttering start 73

September 12, 2018 10:12 AM Champions League final in New York City 'not being discussed'

UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin has denied reports in Spain of ongoing talks to play the 2021 Champions League final in New York. Ceferin says in a statement: "This idea is currently not being discussed at all." UEFA is set to decide next year where to stage its marquee club game in 2021. This week, the chief executive of Spanish Champions League rights 65

September 8, 2018 11:50 AM Diego Maradona lands in Mexico to begin managing at Dorados de Sinaloa

Maradona takes over a club in 13th position in the Ascenso MX and without a win in the opening six games of the 2018 Apertura. Dorados have only managed two goals so far this season, but the 57-year-old is adamant that he can win promotion to Liga MX. "We're going to work hard and ask for the collaboration of the players," Maradona told reporters on arrival 69

September 3, 2018 1:31 PM Diego Costa withdraws from Spain squad for personal reasons

Spain called up Celta Vigo striker Iago Aspas to replace Atletico Madrid's Diego Costa for the upcoming UEFA Nations League encounters against England and Croatia. The Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) said on Monday that Costa requested to be dropped for personal reasons. Spain face England at Wembley Stadium on Saturday in Luis Enrique's first 71