Soccer-Argentine championship results and standings (Reuters)
March 28 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the Argentine championship matches on Monday Monday, March 27 Talleres 1 Olimpo 0 Velez Sarsfield 1 Huracan 1 Sunday, March 26 Aldosivi 2 Arsenal 1 Colon (Santa Fe) 1 Lanus 0 River Plate 2 Belgrano 1 San Martin (San Juan) 1 Boca Juniors 2 Temperley 2 Atletico Tucuman 2 Saturday, March 25 Atletico Rafaela 2 Estudiantes 2 Racing Club 2 Godoy Cruz 1 Banfield 3 Union (Santa Fe) 1 Gimnasia-La Plata 1 Sarmiento 0 Rosario Central 1 Tigre 0 San Lorenzo 3 Quilmes 0 Friday, March 24 Patronato 1 Newell's Old Boys 1 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 Boca Juniors ...
03/27/2017 - 10:11 PM
Brian to miss exhibitions vs Russia because of knee injury (The Associated Press)
CHICAGO (AP) -- Midfielder Morgan Brian will miss U.S. exhibitions against Russia because of a minor knee injury.
03/27/2017 - 09:37 PM
After late goals broke Panama's hearts in 2013, US returns (The Associated Press)
With Panama about 90 seconds from reaching a playoff against New Zealand for a World Cup berth, Graham Zusi and Aron Johannsson scored in second-half stoppage time four years ago to give the already qualified United States a 3-2 win and eliminate the hosts. ''You felt this place dip,'' Jozy Altidore recalled Monday. The U.S. will be back Tuesday night in a match that matters for both teams.
03/27/2017 - 09:37 PM
Soccer-Senegal-Ivory Coast friendly abandoned after pitch invasion (Reuters)
An international friendly between African rivals Senegal and the Ivory Coast near Paris was abandoned on Monday as fans invaded the pitch and confronted the players, local media reported. A group of spectators outside the ground climbed over security fences and entered the stadium just before the trouble began as the match entered the final two minutes, level at 1-1. Stewards struggled to keep the pitch invaders under control, with one fan appearing to rugby tackle Senegal's Lamine Gassama at the Charlety Stadium on the outskirts of the French capital.
03/27/2017 - 07:32 PM
Blunt and sarcastic, Arena relaxes US after Klinsmann (The Associated Press)
Alejandro Bedoya missed a goal in training, and Bruce Arena wanted to make sure the midfielder knew he noticed. ''He threatened to chop my man bun off,'' Bedoya said, smiling. Humor has returned to the U.S. national team since Arena replaced Jurgen Klinsmann as coach in November, following losses in the first two games in the final round of World Cup qualifying.
03/27/2017 - 03:46 PM
Chapecoense announces match against Colombia's Nacional (The Associated Press)
Brazilian club Chapecoense will play Colombia's Atletico Nacional on April 4 in what will be an emotional home match. In November, 19 members of the Brazilian team died in an air crash outside Medellin as they travelled to play Nacional in the first leg of the Copa Sudamericana final. Out of 77 passengers, 71 died in the incident, including players, journalists, and club officials.
03/27/2017 - 02:48 PM
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