Soccer

Hertha beats Hansa in cup match twice stopped by fireworks

In a game overshadowed by pyrotechnics, bangers and small fires in the stands, Hertha Berlin beat third-division Hansa Rostock 2-0 in the first round of the German Cup

SERIE A 2017-18: Guide to promoted teams in Italy…

SERIE A 2017-18: Spal, Hellas Verona and Benevento are the three promoted teams preparing for this weekend's Italian league openers

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Cristiano Ronaldo banned for 5 games after…

Cristiano Ronaldo has been banned for five matches after shoving a referee following his red card during Real Madrid's 3-1 victory over Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup

Silva helps Real Salt Lake run unbeaten streak to 6

Luis Silva scored with a sudden strike in the 64th minute to lift Real Salt Lake to a 1-0 win over D.C. United on Sunday night in a match that was carried over from Saturday night

Neymar shines on PSG debut, says he's 'more alive…

Declaring he was 'more alive than ever,' Neymar did not disappoint on his debut for Paris Saint-Germain

Hamburg exits German Cup, loses to 10-man Osnabrueck

Hamburg out of German Cup in 1st round, loses to 10-man Osnabrueck from 3rd division

Simon Canyon natural gas pipeline removed by crews

Man United, Tottenham make winning starts in…

Manchester United beat West Ham 4-0 and Tottenham won 2-0 at Newcastle to wrap up the opening round of the Premier League

Lukaku scores 2, Man United beats West Ham 4-0 in…

Romelu Lukaku scored twice and Paul Pogba capped an ominous team display with a long-range goal as Manchester United beat West Ham 4-0 in their opening game of the Premier League season

Barcelona target Dembele remains suspended by Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund says France forward Ousmane Dembele remains suspended from team training "until further notice" as he agitates for a move to Barcelona

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Lewis, Villa lead NYCFC to 2-0 win over Galaxy

Jonathan Lewis and David Villa each scored to help New York City FC beat the Los Angeles Galaxy 2-0

Howard has 6 saves as Rapids play FC Dallas to 0-0 draw

Tim Howard makes 6 saves as Colorado Rapids play scoreless tie against FC Dallas

Elis, Sanchez lift Dynamo past Quakes, into tie for first

Alberth Elis, Vicente Sanchez help Houston Dynamo top San Jose Earthquakes 3-0

Crew SC: Harrison Afful plays well in return

Justin Morrow leads Toronto FC past Timbers 4-1

Justin Morrow powers Toronto FC past Portland Timbers 4-1

USGS supports quake alert system

Dzemaili leads Impact to 3-0 win over Union

Blerim Dzemaili scores 2 2nd-half goals as Montreal Impact blank Philadelphia Union 3-0