Soccer News Wire

The following stories are the most recent transmissions from wire sources.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Costa ends goal drought to help Chelsea open up 7-point lead (AP, 7:51 PM ET)
Brazil goalkeeper convicted in murder case returning to jail (AP, 6:56 PM ET)
Atletico Madrid loses 1-0 to Villarreal at home (AP, 6:52 PM ET)
Eintracht Frankfurt into first German Cup final in 11 years (AP, 6:46 PM ET)
Chelsea beats Southampton, extends lead in EPL (AP, 5:15 PM ET)
Manchester United-Manchester City Preview (AP, 5:14 PM ET)
Injured Bale expected to miss Champions League semifinals (AP, 4:13 PM ET)
Ajax's home stadium to be named after Johan Cruyff (AP, 1:48 PM ET)
No more room for error for Madrid after loss to Barcelona (AP, 9:33 AM ET)
Manchester Derby: Guardiola coming up short in the big games (AP, 8:45 AM ET)

Monday, April 24, 2017

Late goal gives Athletic win over Eibar in Spanish league (AP, 5:39 PM ET)
Roma boosts bid for 2nd in Serie A by beating Pescara 4-1 (AP, 5:36 PM ET)
Sunderland-Middlesbrough Preview (AP, 4:53 PM ET)
Leicester City-Arsenal Preview (AP, 4:53 PM ET)
Beating Spurs in FA Cup has no bearing on league, says Conte (AP, 12:03 PM ET)
Tottenham Hotspur-Crystal Palace Preview (AP, 11:59 AM ET)
Atletico Madrid at CAS to fight FIFA transfer ban (AP, 10:17 AM ET)
'I will come back even stronger', says injured Ibrahimovic (AP, 9:31 AM ET)
Messi shows who's in charge at 'clasico' against Madrid (AP, 9:26 AM ET)
Former Czech Republic defender Rajtoral kills himself (AP, 5:25 AM ET)
Former Chelsea star Drogba introduced in Phoenix (AP, 1:02 AM ET)

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Messi gets 500th career goal for Barca in 3-2 win vs Madrid (AP, 9:04 PM ET)
Ibarra's header lifts Minnesota United over Rapids 1-0 (AP, 8:49 PM ET)
Monaco reclaims top spot after 2-1 win at Lyon (AP, 7:07 PM ET)
Sounders beat Galaxy 3-0, snaps six-game road winless streak (AP, 6:56 PM ET)
Puyol meets refugees in Greece ahead of 'clasico' (AP, 6:50 PM ET)
Olympiakos wins 44th Greek league title, 19th in 21 years (AP, 6:33 PM ET)
Kante voted England's player of year; Beckham also honored (AP, 5:49 PM ET)
Southampton-Chelsea Preview (AP, 5:06 PM ET)
Napoli misses chance to move 2nd after 2-2 draw at Sassuolo (AP, 4:45 PM ET)
Cyle Larin scores twice, Orlando City beats NYCFC 2-1 (AP, 4:40 PM ET)
Leipzig held 1-1 at Schalke, fails to move closer to Bayern (AP, 4:07 PM ET)
Benteke earns Crystal Palace 2-1 win on return to Liverpool (AP, 3:41 PM ET)
Guardiola's 1st season at Man City to end without a trophy (AP, 2:01 PM ET)
Palace's Benteke comes back to haunt Reds (AP, 1:49 PM ET)
Sanchez sends Arsenal into FA Cup final with win over City (AP, 1:19 PM ET)
Manchester United strolls past Burnley 2-0 (AP, 11:23 AM ET)
Martial, Rooney leads United to 2-0 win at Burnley in EPL (AP, 11:22 AM ET)
Celtic tops Rangers 2-0, into Scottish Cup final vs Aberdeen (AP, 9:21 AM ET)
Barcelona leaves Neymar out of 'clasico' against Madrid (AP, 5:45 AM ET)
MLS Capsules (AP, 12:47 AM ET)

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Vazquez secures Atlanta 3-1 win over Salt Lake with 1st goal (AP, 11:49 PM ET)
Figueroa, Gonzalez give Dallas 1-0 win over Kansas City (AP, 10:35 PM ET)
Robles has 4th shutout as Red Bulls top Crew 2-0 (AP, 10:18 PM ET)
Own goal gives Revolution 2-2 draw with DC United (AP, 9:51 PM ET)
Nagbe leads Timbers to 2-1 win over Vancouver (AP, 9:21 PM ET)
NYCFC set to host former coach Kreis, Orlando City (AP, 8:59 PM ET)
Torres scores MLS-leading 7th goal, Dynamo beat Earthquakes (AP, 6:29 PM ET)
Inter Milan loses 5-4 at Fiorentina despite Icardi hat trick (AP, 6:29 PM ET)
Torres scores MLS-leading 7th goal, Dynamo beat Earthquakes (AP, 6:27 PM ET)
Hazard sends Chelsea into FA Cup final with victory vs Spurs (AP, 5:50 PM ET)
Griezmann gives Atletico win at Espanyol in Spanish league (AP, 5:48 PM ET)
Cavani scores again as PSG beats Montpellier 2-0 to go top (AP, 5:45 PM ET)
Orlando City Stadium to host NWSL championship game (AP, 5:33 PM ET)
Rapids, Minnesota United FC each seeking 2nd win (AP, 5:31 PM ET)
Bayern title charge slowed by another Bundesliga draw (AP, 4:57 PM ET)
Jackson-Hamel, Impact rally for 3-3 draw with Union (AP, 4:38 PM ET)
Jackson-Hamel, Impact rally for 3-3 draw with Union (AP, 4:15 PM ET)
Lyon beats Man City, PSG downs Barcelona in Women's CL semis (AP, 2:57 PM ET)
Barcelona still campaigning for Neymar to play clasico (AP, 2:34 PM ET)
Ibrahimovic future in doubt after 'significant' knee injury (AP, 1:34 PM ET)
Leyton Orient relegated from Football League after 112 years (AP, 12:53 PM ET)
10-man Hull gets EPL survival boost with win over Watford (AP, 12:49 PM ET)
Swansea earns big win in hopes to avoid relegation (AP, 12:35 PM ET)
Bournemouth looks safe in EPL after slaying Middlesbrough (AP, 12:32 PM ET)
Europa-chasing Everton held by West Ham in Premier League (AP, 12:28 PM ET)
Swansea stops rot by beating Stoke but still in drop zone (AP, 12:18 PM ET)
Everton, West Ham play to scoreless draw (AP, 12:17 PM ET)
10-man Hull earns big win over Watford (AP, 12:17 PM ET)
Bournemouth rolls, puts Middlesbrough closer to relegation (AP, 12:12 PM ET)
3 red cards as St. Petersburg's WCup stadium holds 1st game (AP, 11:07 AM ET)
Fiorentina fan dies in clashes in Lisbon ahead of derby (AP, 9:32 AM ET)
Napoli forward Lorenzo Insigne extends contract until 2022 (AP, 8:39 AM ET)

Friday, April 21, 2017

Toronto FC tops Chicago Fire 3-1 (AP, 10:42 PM ET)
Galaxy look to end home woes in matchup vs. Sounders (AP, 10:25 PM ET)
Whitecaps face tough road vs. West-best Timbers (AP, 10:24 PM ET)
Dynamo vie to get back on track vs. Earthquakes (AP, 10:19 PM ET)
Piatti, Impact aim to keep Union winless (AP, 10:11 PM ET)
D.C. United looks to make itself at home vs. Revs (AP, 9:43 PM ET)
Rejuvenated Real Salt Lake looks to topple Atlanta (AP, 9:41 PM ET)
Robles, Red Bulls aim to keep Crew in check (AP, 9:38 PM ET)
CONCACAF sues 2 ex-officials charged in FIFA bribery scandal (AP, 8:31 PM ET)
Tim Howard blasts MLS, Rapids after suspension (AP, 5:15 PM ET)
Brazil striker Gabriel Jesus in line for return for Man City (AP, 4:36 PM ET)
Barcelona files another appeal to have Neymar in 'clasico' (AP, 3:33 PM ET)
FC Dallas, Sporting KC square off in epic clash (AP, 3:21 PM ET)
Champs League semis: Madrid city derby, Juventus vs Monaco (AP, 2:37 PM ET)
Mexico coach expects 'very different' US in June qualifier (AP, 2:01 PM ET)
Former FIFA head Blatter quizzed by US, Swiss investigators (AP, 1:19 PM ET)
Soccer organization sues 2 charged in FIFA scandal (AP, 12:56 PM ET)
AP Explains: How suspected bus bomber hoped to make millions (AP, 12:34 PM ET)
Ex-England defender Ugo Ehiogu dies at 44 (AP, 12:33 PM ET)
FIFA life ban for Costa Rican official Li in bribery case (AP, 11:51 AM ET)
UEFA clears Man City, PSG from financial sanctions threat (AP, 11:36 AM ET)
Guardiola relying on FA Cup to salvage first season at City (AP, 11:09 AM ET)
Ronaldo and Messi face off to decide Spanish league title (AP, 9:52 AM ET)
Mourinho relying on Rooney amid United's injury crisis (AP, 9:14 AM ET)
Prosecutors: Dortmund bus attack suspect acted out of greed (AP, 9:08 AM ET)
Celta Vigo-Man United, Ajax-Lyon in Europa League semifinals (AP, 7:52 AM ET)
Prosecutors: Dortmund bus attack suspect acted out of greed (AP, 9:08 AM ET)

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Toronto FC hopes to get on track vs. Fire (AP, 11:25 PM ET)
Manchester United-Burnley Preview (AP, 8:47 PM ET)
Crystal Palace-Liverpool Preview (AP, 8:03 PM ET)
Rashford steers Man United into Europa League semifinals (AP, 7:40 PM ET)
Christine Sinclair sets the tone for Portland Thorns (AP, 7:23 PM ET)
Ibrahimovic joins lengthening injury list at Man United (AP, 7:00 PM ET)
Barcelona loses appeal on Neymar's suspension (AP, 5:43 PM ET)
Stoke City-Swansea City Preview (AP, 3:53 PM ET)
Everton-West Ham United Preview (AP, 2:51 PM ET)
Momentum with Spurs for FA Cup semifinal showdown vs Chelsea (AP, 2:17 PM ET)
Soccer weekend: What to watch in Europe's main competitions (AP, 1:14 PM ET)
Tottenham coach Ugo Ehiogu in hospital after collapsing (AP, 11:56 AM ET)
Barcelona fans, players, coach stay positive after CL exit (AP, 11:51 AM ET)
Middlesbrough-Bournemouth Preview (AP, 11:00 AM ET)
Watford-Hull City Preview (AP, 10:53 AM ET)
Juventus' BBC is better than Barcelona's MSN (AP, 10:20 AM ET)
2 arrested, 4 policemen hurt at Cypriot cup game (AP, 7:31 AM ET)
Ambitious Monaco fighting on 3 fronts after 141 goals (AP, 6:03 AM ET)
Barcelona returns to Bernabeu with title race on the line (AP, 5:34 AM ET)
From bottom in Bundesliga, Bremen now chasing European spot (AP, 5:03 AM ET)