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Liverpool outlasts Roma, advances to Champions League final

May 3, 2018

Liverpool outlasts Roma, advances to Champions League final

Liverpool reached the Champions League final after riding its luck to contain a fired-up AS Roma in a 4-2 defeat at the Stadio Olimpico on Wednesday night that sent them through 7-6 on aggregate. The five-time European champion, whichwill face holder Real Madrid in the ...

Madrid outlasts Bayern to reach Champions League final

May 2, 2018

Madrid outlasts Bayern to reach Champions League final

Last time, it was a late penalty. This time, a major goalkeeping blunder. Real Madrid keeps finding ways to get out of trouble in the Champions League. Madrid conceded early for the second straight time at home and barely held on to draw 2-2 against Bayern ...

Spurs boost hopes for Champions League spot

May 1, 2018

Spurs boost hopes for Champions League spot

Tottenham regained its five-point cushion over Chelsea in the race for Champions League qualification by beating Watford 2-0 on Monday, with Harry Kane netting the second goal to keep alive his chances of being the English Premier League top scorer. Dele Alli opened the scoring ...

Ryota Morioka on target as Anderlecht sinks Charleroi

Apr 30, 2018

Ryota Morioka on target as Anderlecht sinks Charleroi

Midfielder Ryota Morioka set up Anderlecht's first goal and scored the second in a 3-1 victory over Charleroi on Sunday in the Belgian Pro League championship playoffs. The 27-year-old assisted on Pieter Gerkens' 43rd-minute opener for the home side when he picked out the midfielder ...

Merciless Gamba put Sagan to the sword

/ Apr 29, 2018

Merciless Gamba put Sagan to the sword

Shu Kurata broke the ice with a 68th-minute strike and opened the flood gates as Gamba Osaka beat Sagan Tosu 3-0 in the J. League first division on Sunday. At Suita Stadium, the hosts went into the break with nothing to show for their attacking ...

Chelsea stays in hunt for berth in Champions League

Apr 29, 2018

Chelsea stays in hunt for berth in Champions League

Cesc Fabregas gave Chelsea's bid to qualify for the Champions League a boost with a superb strike that clinched a 1-0 win at Swansea, while West Brom kept its slim hopes of Premier League survival alive with a 1-0 win over Newcastle on Saturday. Spain ...

Sanfrecce double up V-Varen, bounce back from midweek defeat

/ Apr 28, 2018

Sanfrecce double up V-Varen, bounce back from midweek defeat

Thailand international Teerasil Dangda bagged his third J. League goal Saturday as first-place Sanfrecce Hiroshima brought streaking V-Varen Nagasaki back to earth in front of their home crowd. The 2-0 loss at Transcosmos Stadium ended a four-game J1 winning streak that rocketed Nagasaki from bottom ...

Andres Iniesta to leave Barca after season

Apr 28, 2018

Andres Iniesta to leave Barca after season

Andres Iniesta, the midfielder who embodied Barcelona's creative attacking style and helped the team win dozens of trophies, is leaving the Spanish club after 16 seasons. In an emotional news conference attended by most of his teammates, his family and club executives, Iniesta said Friday ...

Vahid Halilhodzic says firing was a 'shock'

Apr 27, 2018

Vahid Halilhodzic says firing was a 'shock'

by Andrew McKirdy

Former national team manager Vahid Halilhodzic insisted Friday that he still had not "found out the truth" as to why he was fired two months before he was set to lead Japan at the World Cup. "This has been the most difficult time of my ...

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