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Premier League condemns discrimination and asks fans to show respect

14 Dec 2018

LONDON The Premier League has acknowledged that a small number of fans have behaved "unacceptably" at matches and urged supporters to conduct themselves in a respectful manner in light of recent alleged discriminatory incidents.

English FA chief executive Glenn resigns

14 Dec 2018

LONDON The chief executive of the English Football Association, Martin Glenn, has resigned and will leave his role in May of next year, the FA announced on Thursday.

United need old De Gea back for visit to Liverpool

13 Dec 2018

LONDON Even Manchester United's reliable last line of defence David de Gea has struggled for form this season but the Spanish keeper will need to be at his best in Sunday's clash with bitter rivals Liverpool at Anfield.

Spurs move Manchester United match to Wembley after latest stadium delay

12 Dec 2018

LONDON Tottenham Hotspur's home fixture against Manchester United next month will take place at Wembley after yet another delay in the completion of the team's new stadium, the Premier League club announced on Wednesday.

Triumph and controversy - Team Sky's era of domination

12 Dec 2018

LONDON When Team Sky launched in London in 2010 with the ambition of having a British winner of the Tour de France within five years, there was more than a modicum of scepticism at the undoubtedly flashy new boys in the peloton.

Inter, PSG and Liverpool sweating on last-16 spots

10 Dec 2018

LONDON The bid to reach the knockout stages of the Champions League reaches its climax this week with Inter Milan, Paris St Germain and Liverpool among seven clubs sweating on taking the remaining four places for the last 16.

Talking points from the Premier League weekend

10 Dec 2018

LONDON Liverpool moved to the top of the Premier League with a 4-0 win at Bournemouth, while Manchester City suffered their first defeat of the season at the hands of Chelsea. Manchester United thrashed Fulham and third-placed Tottenham Hotspur won away at Leicester City.

Soccer - Ellis wants tough preparations for U.S. World Cup defense

08 Dec 2018

PARIS The United States will have a gruelling schedule ahead of the women's World Cup in France next year in order to be battle-ready for their bid to clinch a record fourth crown, head coach Jill Ellis said on Saturday.

Champions U.S. get favourable draw in Women's World Cup

08 Dec 2018

PARIS World champions the United States will be favourites to lift a record fourth Women's World Cup following the draw for next year's tournament on Saturday, while hosts France play the opening match against South Korea in Paris on June 7.

Ellis wants tough preparations for U.S. World Cup defence

08 Dec 2018

PARIS The United States will have a gruelling schedule ahead of the women's World Cup in France next year in order to be battle-ready for their bid to clinch a record fourth crown, head coach Jill Ellis said on Saturday.

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