CBS picks up Champions League rights after Turner opts out

NEW YORK (AP) — American broadcaster CBS will get an early start on its Champions League deal, showing games next month when the pandemic-delayed competition resumes. The rights to t...

The Latest: Madrid forward Vinícius to repeat virus test

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane says forward Vinícius Júnior will need to ha...

Pellegrini returns to Spain to coach Real Betis next season

MADRID (AP) — Manuel Pellegrini agreed to coach Real Betis from next season on a two-year contract, the Spanish club said on Thursday. The 66-year-old Chilean manager led Manchester...

Froome to join Israeli team after losing leadership at Ineos

Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome will join fast-growing cycling team Israel Start-Up Nation for the start of next season after losing his status as the leader of Team Ineos. ...

Spain's Catalonia region imposes strict mask regulation

An order making face masks fully mandatory in public went into force in Spain's northeastern region of Catalonia on Thursday, with those violating the regulation facing fines of €100 ($113). ...

AP Was There: Nadal edges Federer 9-7 in 5th at Wimbledon

-EDITOR’S NOTE — Tennis history is filled with wonderful rivalries, and so many are remembered because of matchups in Wimbledon finals. The Associated Press is republishing stories about a handful of ...

Barcelona wins derby against Espanyol, relegates city rival

MADRID (AP) — Barcelona kept its title hopes alive with a 1-0 win in the city derby against Espanyol in the Spanish league on Wednesday, sealing the rival's relegation for the first time in nearly thr...

Long season catching up with Wolves as Liverpool, City win

A long season might just be catching up with Wolverhampton. As for Liverpool, the newly crowned Premier League champion looks as fresh as ever. The race for Champions League qualific...

Spanish Results

MADRID (AP) - Results from Spanish football: Spain LaLiga Tuesday's Matches Mallorca 5, Celta Vigo 1 ...

Spanish Standings

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Editorial Roundup: US

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ July 7 The Washington Post on a new U.S. guideline forcing international stud...

Spain vs. Netherlands friendly rescheduled for November

MADRID (AP) — The friendly between Spain and the Netherlands that was postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic has been rescheduled for November, the Spanish soccer federation said Wednesday. ...

Despite risks, Trump invests big in attacks on Biden's age

President Donald Trump has accused his Democratic rival Joe Biden of having connections to the “radical left” and has pilloried his relationship with China, his record on criminal justice, his plans f...

Silva shows enduring class in Man City's latest big home win

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — David Silva gave a reminder of what Manchester City will be missing when he leaves at the end of the season by scoring a free kick and setting up two other goals in a 5-0 wi...

Leipzig signs defender Benjamin Henrichs on loan from Monaco

LEIPZIG, Germany (AP) — Leipzig signed German right back Benjamin Henrichs on loan with an option to buy from Monaco on Wednesday. The Bundesliga side said the 23-year-old Henrichs, ...