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  • Tributes paid to Rio Ferdinand's wife Rebecca

    The wife of former Manchester United and England defender Rio Ferdinand has died aged 34 following a short battle with cancer, he announced on Saturday, prompting a flood of tributes. Figures from across English football paid tribute to Rebecca Ellison, who died on Friday night from breast cancer,…

    AFP
  • Barcelona shut out for 41 minutes, then explodes for 8-0 rout of Cordoba (Video)

    Luis Suarez scored a hat trick and Lionel Messi added two goals as Barca added three more points to its La Liga title race lead.

    FC Yahoo
  • List of English Premier League champions

    London (AFP) - List of English league champions in the Premier League era after Chelsea secured the 2014-15 title on Sunday and overall titles won by club:

    AFP
  • Soccer-Norwegian championship results and standings

    May 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Norwegian championship matches on Sunday Sunday, May 3 Aalesund 2 Bodo Glimt 0 FK Haugesund 2 Sandefjord Fotball 1 IK Start 3 Tromso 1 Lillestrom 1 Valerenga Oslo 1 Odd Grenland 1 Rosenborg Trondheim 2 Stabaek 1 Mjondalen IF 0 Saturday, May…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Austrian championship results and standings

    May 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Austrian championship matches on Sunday Sunday, May 3 Sturm Graz 2 Rapid Vienna 2 Saturday, May 2 Austria Vienna 2 SC Wiener Neustadt 1 FC Admira Wacker Moedling 1 SV Ried 0 SV Groedig 0 Salzburg 3 Wolfsberger AC 2 Altach 0 Standings P W D…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Ligue 1 summaries

    May 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Summaries from the Ligue 1 matches on Sunday Sunday, May 3 Nantes 0 Paris St Germain 2 Edinson Cavani 3, Blaise Matuidi 31 Halftime: 0-2; Attendance: 34,088- - -Monaco 4 Bernardo Silva 9, Anthony Martial 45+1pen, Joao Moutinho 56, Valere Germain 90+2 Red Card: Nabil…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Struggling Hamburg score late winner to edge away from danger

    Hamburg SV's Gojko Kacar scored a late winner as the former European champions stunned Mainz 2-1 on Sunday to move away from the relegation zone with their second straight win. Julian Baumgartlinger's headed own goal had put Hamburg ahead in the first half before Yunus Malli levelled for the hosts…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Finnish championship results and standings

    May 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Finnish championship matches on Sunday Sunday, May 3 Lahti 1 Inter Turku 1 HJK Helsinki 3 Jaro Pietarsaari 0 IFK Mariehamn 1 KuPS 1 Ilves 0 RoPS Rovaniemi 1 KTP Kotka 3 VPS 2 SJK 2 HIFK 0 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 HJK Helsinki 5 3 2 0 9 3…

    Reuters
  • USA edge Norway, Czechs beat Latvia at worlds

    The USA kept a perfect record at the ice hockey world championships after edging Norway 2-1 on Saturday for their second win in as many games. Norway took an early lead but LA Kings forward Trevor Lewis put the USA level in the 13th minute and New York Islanders forward Brock Nelson scored the…

    AFP
  • Soccer-Danish championship results and standings

    May 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Danish championship matches on Sunday Sunday, May 3 FC Copenhagen 2 Esbjerg 1 FC Vestsjaelland 2 Nordsjaelland 1 OB Odense 0 Brondby 2 Saturday, May 2 Silkeborg IF 2 SonderjyskE 2 Friday, May 1 AaB Aalborg 5 Hobro IK 0 Standings P W D L F A…

    Reuters
  • 1 man dead, 14 police hurt in football rioting in Poland

    A man died after being hit by a rubber bullet and 14 police officers were injured in clashes that erupted Saturday during a Polish league football match in the south of the country. A 27-year-old man was struck by a rubber bullet on the neck when police fired at the attackers. ''You can see the…

    The Associated Press
  • Soccer-Turkish championship results and standings

    May 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Turkish championship matches on Sunday Sunday, May 3 Gaziantepspor 0 Genclerbirligi 3 Kasimpasa 5 Bursaspor 3 Trabzonspor 0 Besiktas 2 Saturday, May 2 Fenerbahce 4 Balikesirspor 3 Istanbul Basaksehir 1 Eskisehirspor 1 Karabukspor 2 Rizespor…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Hungarian championship results and standings

    May 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Hungarian championship matches on Sunday Sunday, May 3 Pecs 2 Ferencvaros 2 Ujpest 1 Gyor ETO 0 Saturday, May 2 Debrecen 1 Fehervar 2 Diosgyor 2 Papa 1 MTK Hungaria 0 Kecskemeti TE 0 Puskas Akademia FC 1 Nyiregyhaza 2 Szombathelyi Haladas 1…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Belgian championship results and standings

    May 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Belgian championship play-offs matches on Sunday Sunday, May 3 Charleroi 0 Anderlecht 1 Kortrijk 0 Ghent 1 Saturday, May 2Mechelen 3 Zulte Waregem 0 Racing Genk 7 Waasland-Beveren 1 Standard Liege 1 Club Bruges 0 Friday, May 1 Oostende 0…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Rusnak double ensures Dutch Cup triumph for Groningen

    Albert Rusnak scored twice for Groningen as they won their first major trophy with a 2-0 victory over holders PEC Zwolle in Sunday's Dutch Cup final. Signed at the start of the season after being released by Manchester City, the 20-year-old Slovak striker struck after 64 minutes and again with 15…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-US championship results and standings

    May 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the US championship matches on Sunday Sunday, May 3 Sporting Kansas City 1 Chicago Fire 0 Saturday, May 2 DC United 2 Columbus Crew 0 LA Galaxy 1 Colorado Rapids 1 New England Revolution 2 New York Red Bulls 1 Portland Timbers 0 Vancouver…

    Reuters38 mins ago
  • FIFA's Prince Ali seeks more say for national associations

    SOUTHERN SHUNEH, Jordan (AP) — FIFA must give national associations a greater say in the governance of world football and adopt a more regional outlook because "you cannot run everything simply from Zurich," FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali of Jordan said Sunday.

    Associated Press
  • Soccer-Ukrainian championship results and standings

    May 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Ukrainian championship matches on Sunday Sunday, May 3 Chernomorets Odessa 0 Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk 3 Metalist Kharkiv 0 Vorskla Poltava 2 Saturday, May 2 Illichevets Mariupol 1 Karpaty Lviv 0 Zarja Lugansk 4 Metalurg Donetsk 2 Standings P W…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Paraguayan championship results and standings

    May 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Paraguayan championship matches on Sunday Sunday, May 3 Olimpia 1 Cerro Porteno 1 Saturday, May 2 Deportivo Capiata 1 General Diaz 2 Guarani 1 Libertad 0 Nacional A. ...

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Carver condemnation putting Newcastle at risk

    Newcastle United interim manager John Carver is coming under increased media fire after suggesting defender Mike Williamson got himself sent off "on purpose" during Saturday's 3-0 Premier League defeat at Leicester City. Williamson earned a second yellow card for a reckless barge on Leicester…

    Reuters