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February 21, 2018 11:12 PM New York Red Bulls name goalkeeper Luis Robles as captain

New York Red Bulls name goalkeeper Luis Robles as captain The New York Red Bulls have named goalkeeper Luis Robles as their captain. Robles is the first goalkeeper to serve as captain since Tony Meola (1997-98). He replaces Sacha Kljestan, who was traded to Orlando City FC in early January. Robles has become the league's iron man, having started and played 19

February 20, 2018 2:09 PM Tianjin stays unbeaten in maiden ACL with draw vs Kashiwa

Tianjin stays unbeaten in maiden ACL with draw vs Kashiwa Alexandre Pato saved Chinese side Tianjin Quanjian from a first loss in its first Asian Champions League when his late goal earned a 1-1 draw with Kashiwa Reysol of Japan on Tuesday. Tianjin was heading for defeat in its second Group E game after Cristiano put Kashiwa ahead in the second half to atone 21

February 19, 2018 9:29 PM Spanish police dismantle match-fixing scheme in lower tiers

Spanish police dismantle match-fixing scheme in lower tiers Spanish police have dismantled a match-fixing scheme involving players and clubs in the country's lower divisions. Authorities said more than 20 people have been detained as part of the police operation launched on Monday, including players, although no names were immediately disclosed 23

February 18, 2018 8:22 PM Kvitova beats Muguruza in Qatar final to get back into top 10

(Reuters) - Twice Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova stormed back into the world’s top 10 for the first time since being stabbed just over two years ago when she beat Spain’s Garbine Muguruza in the Qatar Open final on Sunday for her second title of the season. Coming into the tournament 21st in the WTA rankings, the Czech won 3-6 6-3 6-4 in two hours 19

February 17, 2018 7:29 PM Ernesto Valverde 'delighted' as Barca match club-record unbeaten run

Barcelona's 2-0 win at Eibar on Saturday saw them extend their unbeaten streak in La Liga to 31 games, matching the club record set by Pep Guardiola's side in 2010-11. Since taking charge last summer, Ernesto Valverde has never been on the losing side in the league, with Barca yet to taste defeat in 24 matches this season and 10 points clear of second-placed 23

February 14, 2018 10:16 PM Sky Shares Rise on Cheaper Soccer Rights, Pressuring Fox to Raise Bid

Sky extended a deal for TV rights to English Premier League matches for three years, paying 16% less per game LONDON—Sky PLC shares rose above the price that 21st Century Fox Inc. has offered for the British pay-TV giant for the first time since the bid—putting pressure on Rupert Murdoch’s Fox to sweeten the pot. The rise was a response to Sky retaining 18

February 9, 2018 10:42 PM Las Palmas maintains momentum with draw at Athletic Bilbao

Las Palmas maintains momentum with draw at Athletic Bilbao Las Palmas continued to show improvement under new coach Paco Jemez when it drew 0-0 at Athletic Bilbao on Friday. Jemez took over the Canary Islands club in late December and, after a poor start, his team has won two and drawn one of its last four matches to climb to 18th in the 20-team Spanish 12

February 9, 2018 8:10 PM Report: Bayern Munich wants USMNT Christian Pulisic from Borussia Dortmund

The 19-year-old has burst on to the scene over the last couple seasons Bayern Munich, one of the world's most important clubs, is keen on signing Borussia Dortmund and U.S. men's national team star Christian Pulisic. According to German outlet Kicker, Bayern is keeping track of the young American star, and is looking at him as a potential "brand ambassador" 22

February 9, 2018 7:57 PM Edinson Cavani ruled out of PSG squad with hip injury

PARIS -- Paris Saint-Germain's habit of missing one of their key attackers in their recent matches will continue in Toulouse on Saturday after Edinson Cavani was ruled out through injury. The Uruguay international is not in coach Unai Emery's 18-man squad for the Ligue 1 clash and will be joined by Layvin Kurzawa, Thiago Motta and Kevin Trapp in missing 28

February 9, 2018 6:57 PM Ireland says it will host US in soccer exhibition on June 2

Ireland says it will host US in soccer exhibition on June 2 Ireland says it will play the United States in an exhibition at Dublin on June 2, a matchup of teams that failed to qualify for the World Cup. The Football Association of Ireland announced the game Friday. The U.S. Soccer Federation doesn't announce matches until it has a signed contract 13