AP Interview: Full English stadiums 'difficult' for a year

LONDON (AP) — The pandemic will make it “very difficult” for Premier League matches to be staged with full crowds for at least another year and capacities face being capped at 25% when stadiums eventu...

Sane says he won't suffer if City lifts Euro Cup without him

In a season shaken up by the pandemic, Leroy Sane took the decision to prioritize the next one. Spurning the chance to resume the Champions League with Manchester City, the winger de...

Liverpool players receive Premier League trophy on Kop

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — In the stand Liverpool's most fervent fans usually sit, sway and sing, captain Jordan Henderson received the Premier League trophy. The party on the Kop was...

2 England Champions League places left open until final day

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Chelsea was too hospitable as Anfield title party guests. Before collecting the the Premier League trophy, Liverpool won 5-3 on Wednesday to prevent Chelsea...

Liverpool beats Chelsea 5-3 before collecting PL trophy

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Fireworks on and off the field at Anfield. As the fans shut out of the stadium lit the sky with pyrotechnics, Liverpool and Chelsea provided their own explo...

4-0 rout by Man City deepens Watford's relegation concerns

WATFORD, England (AP) — A late, desperate change of manager but no change in fortunes for Watford. Taking points off Manchester City was always going to be a tough task but collapsi...

De Gea mistakes see Chelsea beat Man U to reach FA Cup final

LONDON (AP) — At least David De Gea was spared having a crowd inside Wembley to witness his latest mistakes in the Manchester United goal. Gifted goals to beat United 3-1 on Sunday, ...

Man United's Bailly taken off after 2nd clash of heads

LONDON (AP) — Manchester United defender Eric Bailly was wheeled off on a stretcher and wearing an oxygen mask after a second clash of heads during Sunday's FA Cup semifinal against Chelsea. ...

Arteta outwits Guardiola: Arsenal beats City in FA Cup semi

LONDON (AP) — Seven months after leaving Pep Guardiola's side, Mikel Arteta outwitted his mentor to ensure his first season as Arsenal manager will end with an FA Cup final. In only ...

Liverpool loses 2-1 at Arsenal, ending bid for points record

LONDON (AP) — Liverpool will have to settle for just lifting the Premier League trophy next week. It won't be accompanied by a record-breaking points total after losing 2-1 at Arsenal on Wednesday. ...

4 games per day in group stage of 2022 World Cup in Qatar

LONDON (AP) — The 2022 World Cup will have four games every day in a 12-day group stage and matches later in the tournament that go into extra time will extend past midnight in Qatar. ...

Analysis: Man City court win after flawed UEFA prosecution

LONDON (AP) — In a season that could end with four trophies, Manchester City’s biggest victory hasn’t been secured by Kevin De Bruyne or Raheem Sterling. City fans are celebrating a ...

Milan turns to Jay-Z's Roc Nation, Liverpool to revive glory

Preparing to complete a ninth Serie A campaign without winning the Scudetto, AC Milan decided returning to the pinnacle of football required a new approach. Jay-Z’s entertainment age...

Tottenham captain Lloris confronts Son at halftime of game

LONDON (AP) — Tottenham captain Hugo Lloris rushed to confront teammate Son Heung-min at halftime of the English Premier League match against Everton on Monday. As the shouting goalk...

2022 Qatar World Cup cuts jobs after ' efficiency exercise'

Organizers of the 2022 World Cup have become the latest Qatari state entity to make staff redundant. The World Cup organizing committee did not directly cite the financial impact of ...