Stories tagged: champions league
Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 9:37 p.m.
Champions League roundup: Liverpool beats Hoffenheim 2-1, closes on Group Stage
Liverpool has spoiled Hoffenheim’s debut in European competition by winning 2-1 in the first leg of their Champions League playoff. Trent Alexander-Arnold’s free kick and an own goal by Havard …
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 10:19 p.m.
More than 1,500 injured in panic after soccer game in Italy
More than 1,500 people were injured when panic swept through a crowd of Juventus fans watching the Champions League final in a piazza in the northern Italian city of Turin, …
Wed., Sept. 14, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
In Brief: Clint Dempsey returns to practice for Seattle Sounders
Clint Dempsey returned to practice for the Seattle Sounders on Wednesday after missing time due to an irregular heartbeat, although it’s unknown whether he will play again this season.
Wed., Aug. 24, 2016, 9:06 p.m.
Digest: New York secures spot in U.S. championship game of LLWS
Jude Abbadessa was 5 for 5 with six RBIs to lead Endwell, New York past Bowling Green, Kentucky 13-10 on Wednesday night in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania, for a place in …
Sat., May 28, 2016, 5:10 p.m.
Real Madrid wins Champions League in penalty shootout
Cristiano Ronaldo did it again for Real Madrid, stepping forward to score a penalty and inflicting another devastating loss in a Champions League final on rival Atletico Madrid.
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 11:02 p.m.
Seattle preps for Club America in Champions League quarters
Since their inception, the opportunities outside of MLS competition have always held importance for the Seattle Sounders. It’s partly why the Sounders have enjoyed so much success in the U.S. …
Sun., June 7, 2015
Barcelona’s offensive depth turns back Juventus for Champions League crown
BERLIN – Barcelona’s mighty attacking trio of Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar won the Champions League on Saturday with a 3-1 victory over Juventus that showed the beauty of …
Sat., June 6, 2015
Barcelona’s fearsome front three firing their side to success
BERLIN – The most fearsome attack in world football has fired Barcelona to the verge of its fourth Champions League title in a decade. Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar …
Thu., Nov. 6, 2014
In brief: Lionel Messi scores twice to lift Barcelona, ties Champions League goals record
SOCCER: Lionel Messi scored twice to tie Raul Gonzalez’s career record of 71 Champions League goals, and Barcelona won 2-0 at Ajax on Wednesday night to advance to the tournament’s …
Sat., July 12, 2014
Barcelona takes chance on banned biter Luis Suarez
BARCELONA, Spain – Barcelona reached agreement with Liverpool on the transfer of Luis Suarez on Friday, giving the troubled striker a chance to rehabilitate his image when his latest biting …
Sat., Aug. 10, 2013
Champions League playoffs set; Arsenal draws Fenerbache
London’s Arsenal, seeking to qualify for a 16th straight season in the group stage of the Champions League, has been drawn to play Turkish club Fenerbahce in the playoffs of …
Sat., May 25, 2013
All-German UCL final
Bayern Munich is approaching its third UEFA Champions League final in four years with the calm of a team fully in control after a season of dominance. Winger Thomas Mueller …
Mon., May 30, 2011
Parade of Champions through Barcelona
Barcelona players rode through the Catalan capital in an open-top bus Sunday, showing off the Champions League trophy they won by beating Manchester United in the final. Thousands of fans …