Man City loses attempt at CAS to block UEFA investigation

MONTREAUX, Switzerland (AP) — Manchester City has lost its attempt to block a UEFA investigation into financial fair play violations. The Court of Arbitration for Sport says City’s a...

Swim star Sun Yang prepares to give evidence in sports court

MONTREUX, Switzerland (AP) — China’s star swimmer Sun Yang is preparing to give evidence in a landmark public hearing where he risks being banned from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Sun is...

Olympic champ Sun Yang faces public hearing in doping case

GENEVA (AP) — One of China’s biggest Olympic stars will undergo a rare public hearing in a doping case on Friday with his 2020 Tokyo Games place at stake. Three-time gold medalist sw...

Olympic champ Sun Yang faces public hearing in doping case

GENEVA (AP) — One of China’s biggest Olympic stars will undergo a rare public hearing in a doping case on Friday with his 2020 Tokyo Games place at stake. Three-time gold medalist sw...

Lawyer says Platini is seeking payment from UEFA in court

GENEVA (AP) — A lawyer for Michel Platini says the former UEFA president is going to court to receive payments allegedly due in his employment contract worth $3 million annually. In ...

Kaka, Drogba go back to school for soccer business studies

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — The students taking an executive masters course at UEFA this year could field one of the best school teams ever seen. After classes this week, Ballon d'Or re...

Teenager's 3 goals, City's 3 goalies spark Champions League

GENEVA (AP) — A teenager's three goals and one team's three goalkeepers perked up the Champions League on Wednesday as three European powers advanced to the round of 16. Real Madrid ...

Switzerland beats Ireland 2-0 in Euro 2020 qualifying

GENEVA (AP) — Switzerland regained control of its European Championship qualifying destiny by beating outmanned Ireland 2-0 in the tight Group D on Tuesday. Haris Seferovic gave the ...

IOC seeks info on Salazar doping, impact on Olympic races

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — IOC President Thomas Bach says the doping case of banned track coach Alberto Salazar “is very worrying” and raised questions about Olympic race results being affected. ...

2026 Olympics in Italy could slide over border to St Moritz

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — When St. Moritz hosts the sliding events at the 2020 Youth Winter Olympics, it could be an audition for a bigger event. The high-end resort’s Olympia tra...

FIFA panel agrees planned limits on agent fees, loan deals

ZURICH (AP) — A FIFA panel has agreed limits on fees that agents can take from the $7 billion annual soccer transfer market, and caps on the number of player loan deals that clubs can make. ...

UEFA confirms 3 Champions League final hosts from 2021-23

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — UEFA has picked St. Petersburg, Munich and London to host the Champions League finals from 2021 through 2023. The decision was announced after an executive...

AP sources: UEFA looks to add top-tier Nations League teams

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — People familiar with the changes tell The Associated Press that UEFA is looking to expand the Nations League's top tier, which would save Germany and Croatia from relegation...

Federer, McEnroe push for Laver Cup's place in team tennis

GENEVA (AP) — Team events are having quite the resurgence on the men's tennis circuit, with three different competitions scheduled in the four months. What's still unclear, though, is whether they can...

PSG, Man City shine in Champions League; big names struggle

GENEVA (AP) — Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City succeeded where storied rivals failed in their opening Champions League games. Even with its star forwards absent, PSG eased to ...