Sep 1, 2016

Luiz makes shock return to Chelsea

Chelsea produced the biggest surprise of the summer transfer window with a deadline-day deal to re-sign David Luiz from Paris Saint-Germain as Manchester City streamlined its bloated squad by sending a quartet out on loan Wednesday. Arsenal and Liverpool also offloaded unwanted players. Jack ...

Jul 15, 2016

Kluivert named PSG football director

Dutch soccer great Patrick Kluivert on Thursday joined Paris Saint-Germain as football director to “overview” the French champions’ new coach Unai Emery. Kluivert, 40, had been national coach for Curacao and for Ajax Amsterdam’s youth team. “I am extremely honored to join such a ...

Mar 19, 2016

Barca, Atletico set for CL showdown

Defending champion Barcelona will play Atletico Madrid in an all-Spanish quarterfinal in the Champions League. Barcelona aims to be the first team to retain the title since the format was created 24 years ago, and Atletico would be the third straight different winner from ...

Watford stuns Arsenal in F.A. Cup quarters

Mar 14, 2016

Watford stuns Arsenal in F.A. Cup quarters

The F.A. Cup served up another shock for the established powers of English soccer when Arsenal lost 2-1 at home to Watford on Sunday, ending its bid to win the trophy for a third straight year. A day after Chelsea tumbled out of the ...

Dec 15, 2015

Champions League draw announced

The Champions League draw produced some familiar pairings Monday with defending champion Barcelona facing Arsenal and Paris Saint-Germain again taking on Chelsea. French champion PSG and Chelsea will be meeting for the third consecutive season in the knockout phase. Also, five-time champion Bayern Munich ...

PSG routs Malmo to advance

Nov 26, 2015

PSG routs Malmo to advance

Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrated his return to his first senior club with a goal as Paris Saint-Germain advanced to the knockout phase of the Champions League on Wednesday while Juventus claimed top spot to qualify from Group D with a 1-0 win over Manchester City. ...

Real Madrid held; Manchester City scores late victory

Oct 22, 2015

Real Madrid held; Manchester City scores late victory

Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic struggled as Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid played to a lackluster 0-0 draw in the Champions League on Wednesday night, while Manchester City found a way to earn a late 2-1 victory in a thrilling finish against Sevilla. Atletico ...

Aug 4, 2015

Di Maria to sign lucrative four-year deal with PSG

Manchester United winger Angel Di Maria will join Paris Saint-Germain on a four-year deal to become the second most expensive player in the French League history. A person familiar with the situation told AP that Di Maria is expected in Paris later this week ...

Chelsea claims draw away to PSG

Feb 18, 2015

Chelsea claims draw away to PSG

Striker Edinson Cavani gave Paris Saint-Germain a Champions League lifeline on Tuesday with a second-half equalizer as his team battled to a 1-1 draw with Chelsea in the last 16. After defender Branislav Ivanovic put Chelsea ahead in the 36th minute of the first ...

Beckham 'excited' to help promote soccer in China

Mar 5, 2013

Beckham 'excited' to help promote soccer in China

David Beckham will help promote soccer in China by taking a role as a global ambassador for the game in the world’s most populous country. The former captain of England’s national team, who joined French club Paris Saint-Germain in January, will visit China this ...