Soccer News Wire

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

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Inter marks Champs League return with win over Tottenham (AP, 3:41 PM ET)
Messi hat trick gives Barcelona opening Champions League win (AP, 3:37 PM ET)
Messi hat trick gives Barcelona opening Champions League win (AP, 2:58 PM ET)
Lawsuit: New Mexico soccer player raped by team members (AP, 1:53 PM ET)
Juventus' Douglas Costa banned 4 games for spitting incident (AP, 1:21 PM ET)
New Real Madrid tested in Champions League without Ronaldo (AP, 12:41 PM ET)
Kovac and Lopetegui kick off Champions League quests (AP, 12:37 PM ET)
Former US defender Oguchi Onyewu retires at 36 (AP, 11:57 AM ET)
FIFA president still not keen on US hosting Spanish league (AP, 11:37 AM ET)
Kashima ends China interest in Asian Champs League quarters (AP, 10:01 AM ET)
AC Milan, Arsenal, Chelsea headline 48 Europa League teams (AP, 9:49 AM ET)
Derby coach Frank Lampard fined for arguing with officials (AP, 8:09 AM ET)
Jaroslav Silhavy named new Czech Republic coach (AP, 7:45 AM ET)
Arsenal CEO Gazidis joins Milan in soccer boardroom transfer (AP, 6:09 AM ET)
Ralston will manage Quakes at home vs. Atlanta United (AP, 3:33 AM ET)
Union trying to snap Sounders' nine-game winning streak (AP, 3:21 AM ET)
Probable playoff-bound Crew resting some vs. Timbers (AP, 3:05 AM ET)

Monday, September 17, 2018

Quakes fire first-year head coach Mikael Stahre, assistant (AP, 7:41 PM ET)
Girona halts Celta's run in Spanish league (AP, 5:37 PM ET)
Brighton comes from 2 down to draw Southampton 2-2 in EPL (AP, 5:33 PM ET)
Spal goes 2nd in Serie A with 2-0 win over Atalanta (AP, 4:37 PM ET)
Brazilian club criticizes its own fans for anti-gay chant (AP, 3:17 PM ET)
Amid criticism of theatrics, Klopp defends 'smart' Neymar (AP, 12:25 PM ET)
Albania coach Panucci sues country's former president (AP, 10:17 AM ET)
Hazard inspires Chelsea recovery, shows what team could miss (AP, 8:09 AM ET)
Barcelona still far from its best despite perfect start (AP, 5:53 AM ET)
Strict and astute, Thomas Tuchel is the right coach for PSG (AP, 5:29 AM ET)
With new kickoff times, Barcelona opens Champions League (AP, 3:57 AM ET)
Ronaldo has sights on Champions League after drought breaker (AP, 12:21 AM ET)

Sunday, September 16, 2018

With new kickoff times, Barcelona opens Champions League (AP, 8:29 PM ET)
Wayne Rooney scores 5th goal, DC United ties Red Bulls 3-3 (AP, 7:25 PM ET)
Nikolic scores 2 goals, Fire beat last-place Orlando 4-0 (AP, 7:21 PM ET)
Payet, Thauvin score as Marseille takes 2nd spot in France (AP, 6:29 PM ET)
Brazil great Ronaldo watches his Valladolid team lose again (AP, 6:09 PM ET)
Long wait is over as Ronaldo scores 2 goals for Juventus (AP, 4:37 PM ET)
Rooney scores 5th goal as DC United ties Red Bulls 3-3 (AP, 4:17 PM ET)
Freiburg rescues 3-3 draw with struggling Stuttgart (AP, 3:13 PM ET)
West Ham's wait for Premier League points ends at Everton (AP, 2:33 PM ET)
West Ham collects first points with 3-1 victory at Everton (AP, 1:37 PM ET)
Wolves add to Burnley's Premier League troubles with 1-0 win (AP, 11:09 AM ET)
Ibrahimovic scores 500th in Galaxy's 5-3 loss to Toronto FC (AP, 11:09 AM ET)
Wolves add to Burnley's Premier League troubles with 1-0 win (AP, 11:05 AM ET)
Bye's late header lifts Revs to 1-1 draw with LAFC (AP, 12:53 AM ET)
Bye's late header lifts Revs to 1-1 draw with LAFC (AP, 12:49 AM ET)
Gerso Fernandes leads Sporting KC in 5-1 rout of Earthquakes (AP, 12:37 AM ET)
Sounders win 9th straight, beating Whitecaps 2-1 (AP, 12:25 AM ET)

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Ibrahimovic scores 500th worldwide goal; Galaxy fall (AP, 11:45 PM ET)
Ibarra's late goal gives Minnesota 1-1 draw with RSL (AP, 11:41 PM ET)
Manotas sets franchise record, Dynamo beat Timbers 4-1 (AP, 10:45 PM ET)
Steffen gets 9th shutout in Crew's scoreless draw with FCD (AP, 10:17 PM ET)
Ibrahimovic scores 500th in Galaxy's 5-3 loss to Toronto FC (AP, 10:05 PM ET)
Silva leads Impact in 4-1 win over Union (AP, 9:41 PM ET)
Almiron scores twice, Atlanta United beats Rapids 3-0 (AP, 6:11 PM ET)
Thorns beat Reign 2-1 to advance to title NWSL title game (AP, 5:47 PM ET)
Dembele stakes claim to big role at Barca with another goal (AP, 5:31 PM ET)
Man United ends Watford's perfect start with 2-1 win in EPL (AP, 5:11 PM ET)
Liverpool exploits Tottenham's World Cup fatigue for 5th win (AP, 5:11 PM ET)
Liverpool exploits Tottenham's World Cup fatigue for 5th win (AP, 5:08 PM ET)
Madrid drops first points in La Liga in 1-1 draw at Bilbao (AP, 4:59 PM ET)
Parma wins 1-0 at Inter for first win back in Serie A (AP, 4:59 PM ET)
Lyon continues to struggle ahead of Champions League (AP, 4:48 PM ET)
Chelsea, Liverpool maintain EPL perfection after 5 games (AP, 4:43 PM ET)
Tolisso injury overshadows Bayern's 3-1 win vs Leverkusen (AP, 2:43 PM ET)
Man United ends Watford's perfect start with 2-1 win in EPL (AP, 2:39 PM ET)
Liverpool's Firmino could miss PSG game after scratching eye (AP, 2:27 PM ET)
Zaha strike gives Crystal Palace 1-0 win at Huddersfield (AP, 1:27 PM ET)
Zaha strike gives Crystal Palace 1-0 win at Huddersfield (AP, 1:23 PM ET)
Fraser double inspires Bournemouth to 4-2 win over Leicester (AP, 1:03 PM ET)
Dembele, Suarez lead Barcelona 2-1 comeback win at Sociedad (AP, 12:59 PM ET)
Man City led out by 102-year-old mascot for EPL match (AP, 12:48 PM ET)
Sarri joins elite club after Hazard hat trick for Chelsea (AP, 12:47 PM ET)
Sarri joins elite club after Hazard hat trick for Chelsea (AP, 12:43 PM ET)
Arsenal resurgence continues with 2-1 win at Newcastle (AP, 12:43 PM ET)
Arsenal resurgence continues with 2-1 win at Newcastle (AP, 12:39 PM ET)
Recalled Sane sets City on way to 3-0 EPL win over Fulham (AP, 12:11 PM ET)
Two months after WCup final, Russia police no longer relaxed (AP, 8:31 AM ET)

Friday, September 14, 2018

DC United looks for breakthrough against Red Bulls (AP, 11:03 PM ET)
Orlando City, Fire bring long winless streaks into match (AP, 10:55 PM ET)
Brazil backlash as footballers back far-right poll candidate (AP, 6:39 PM ET)
Alcacer stars in debut, seals Dortmund's 3-1 win in Germany (AP, 6:15 PM ET)
Rayo beats Huesca in match between promoted clubs in Spain (AP, 5:59 PM ET)
Brighton & Hove Albion-Southampton Preview (AP, 5:47 PM ET)
PSG prepares for Liverpool with Saint-Etienne thrashing (AP, 5:31 PM ET)
Alcacer stars in debut, seals Dortmund's 3-1 win in Germany (AP, 5:19 PM ET)
Tobin Heath's time is here with World Cup looming (AP, 3:19 PM ET)
Chelsea coach Maurizio Sarri struggling to give up smoking (AP, 1:51 PM ET)
West Ham United-Everton Preview (AP, 11:07 AM ET)
Burnley-Wolverhampton Preview (AP, 11:07 AM ET)
Revolution-Los Angeles FC Preview (AP, 9:59 AM ET)
Ex-US goalkeeper Tim Howard buys London team with consortium (AP, 9:15 AM ET)
Rwandan soccer officials arrested after ref alleges bribery (AP, 7:51 AM ET)
CSKA Moscow moves Champions League games to Luzhniki Stadium (AP, 5:59 AM ET)
Minnesota tries to stop Real Salt Lake scoring machine (AP, 3:47 AM ET)
Dynamo feel urgency to win at home against Timbers (AP, 3:31 AM ET)
Sounders, Whitecaps carry unbeaten streaks into matchup (AP, 3:23 AM ET)
FC Dallas, Crew enter stretch run (AP, 3:19 AM ET)
Galaxy play first match under interim coach vs. Impact (AP, 3:03 AM ET)
Sporting KC cannot afford to underestimate San Jose (AP, 2:59 AM ET)
Union, Impact eye playoff spots (AP, 2:48 AM ET)
Atlanta United, Rapids at opposite ends of standings (AP, 2:35 AM ET)

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Tobin Heath's time is here with World Cup looming (AP, 7:11 PM ET)
Semifinal between Courage and Red Stars moved to Portland (AP, 6:59 PM ET)
Fulham-Manchester City Preview (AP, 3:43 PM ET)
Arsenal-Newcastle United Preview (AP, 3:43 PM ET)
Liverpool-Tottenham Hotspur Preview (AP, 3:31 PM ET)
Manchester United-Watford Preview (AP, 3:31 PM ET)
With many Abu Dhabi sponsors, Man City makes record revenue (AP, 3:15 PM ET)
European soccer weekend: What to watch in the main leagues (AP, 3:07 PM ET)
Chievo to appeal 3 points deduction for false accounting (AP, 1:53 PM ET)
Former Nimes bosses sentenced to jail in match-fixing case (AP, 1:32 PM ET)
Red Star returns to Champions League after 26 years (AP, 12:58 PM ET)
Crystal Palace-Huddersfield Town Preview (AP, 11:50 AM ET)
Cardiff City-Chelsea Preview (AP, 11:18 AM ET)
Goalie suspended in Colombia for racist comments (AP, 11:14 AM ET)
Leicester City-Bournemouth Preview (AP, 11:14 AM ET)
No rest for Son after grueling summer of soccer (AP, 9:06 AM ET)
From unused sub to scorer, Saul redefines Spanish midfielder (AP, 8:54 AM ET)
Napoli needs evolution not revolution under Ancelotti (AP, 7:54 AM ET)
Jordaan cleared for FIFA Council despite bribery link (AP, 7:30 AM ET)
Mole hunt at Shakhtar ahead of Champions League (AP, 7:14 AM ET)
No goal, a fight with Terry: Ndoye's failed stint in England (AP, 6:34 AM ET)
Goetze's career stalls since scoring World Cup-winning goal (AP, 5:58 AM ET)