Monday, May 25, 2015
Valencia fought back twice to earn a Champions League berth with a 3-2 away win that relegated Almeria on a dramatic final day of the Spanish league Saturday.
Juventus beat Napoli 3-1 in Serie A on Saturday as it celebrated winning the double of the Italian league and cup in a party atmosphere in Turin.
Yannick Ferreira Carrasco scored the winner as Monaco beat Lorient 1-0 to secure a third-place finish in the French league on Saturday and claim the final qualifying birth for the Champions League.
Paderborn and Freiburg were relegated from the Bundesliga on the last day of the season Saturday, while Hamburg clinched the relegation playoff spot and Stuttgart stayed up.
Jairo Arrieta scored in the 80th minute and D.C. United rallied to share the spoils with nine-man New England Revolution 1-1 on Saturday and maintained its two point advantage over New England atop the Eastern Conference.
Saturday, May 23, 2015
Highly successful Africa Cup of Nations coach Claude le Roy adjusts his sights Saturday toward the 2016 Rio Olympic Games soccer qualifiers.
Andre Villas-Boas, manager of Russia's newly crowned champions Zenit St Petersburg, is intent on refreshing his line-up for Saturday's Premiership match at Amkar Perm to give some rest to the team's top leaders.
Mexico coach Miguel Herrera, famous for his sideline celebrations during last year's World Cup, said Thursday he expects more of the same during the Copa America despite not calling up his biggest stars.
Friday, May 22, 2015
FIFA came under pressure from sponsors adidas, Coca-Cola and Visa on Wednesday to push Qatar to deliver reforms for migrant workers as the country rapidly expands to host the 2022 World Cup.
Serie A champion Juventus added the Italian Cup title to its trophy case with a 2-1 win over Lazio in extra time Wednesday, setting up a chance for a treble.