Soccer

'Lions don't recover like humans': Zlatan back in United win

Zlatan Ibrahimovic returned from a seven-month injury layoff in Manchester United's 4-1 victory, and so did the striker's typical bravado

Bayern leads Bundesliga by 6 points as Heynckes…

Robert Lewandowski scored twice to help Bayern Munich stretch its lead in the Bundesliga to six points with a 3-0 defeat of Bavarian rival Augsburg

BRIEF: Another quake jolts Azerbaijan

Arsenal overwhelms Tottenham, Man City keeps up…

Arsenal chipped away at Tottenham's recent north London supremacy with a 2-0 derby victory

Oneida, Herkimer counties prepare for snowy weather

Wilson hat trick as Bournemouth beats Huddersfield in EPL

Callum Wilson has scored a hat trick as 10-man Bournemouth has inflicted more away-day misery on Huddersfield with a 4-0 win in the English Premier League

Crew SC | Crew says it learned from losses to Toronto

Cavani scores twice as league leader PSG routs…

Edinson Cavani scores twice as unbeaten Paris Saint-Germain overcomes a slow start to beat Nantes 4-1 and move six points clear at the top of the French league on Saturday. Cavani has a league-leading 15 goals and 19 in 17 overall.

Everton fights back to draw 2-2 at last-place Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace was denied a crucial Premier League victory after a controversial penalty earned Everton a 2-2 draw in the EPL

Chelsea crushes West Brom 4-0 to put Pulis job in doubt

Chelsea crushed West Bromwich Albion 4-0 in the Premier League to put Baggies boss Tony Pulis' position increasingly under threat

The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio, Michael Arace column

Salah at the double as Liverpool beats…

Mohamed Salah's skillful performance inspired Liverpool to a 3-0 victory over Southampton on Saturday, with two goals sending the Egyptian to the top of the Premier League scoring standings

Clement feeling the heat after Swansea loses at…

Jack Cork heaped the pressure on former manager Paul Clement as Burnley swept aside Swansea 2-0 on Saturday, leaving the south Wales club three points off the bottom of the Premier League

Arsenal beats Tottenham 2-0 to give Wenger…

Shkodran Mustafi and Alexis Sanchez scored first-half goals for Arsenal in a 2-0 victory over Tottenham in the Premier League as the Gunners looked to restore a sense of supremacy in north London after a disastrous campaign last season

Column: MLS could be big loser if Columbus moves to Austin

Column: If the Columbus Crew relocate to Austin for the 2019 season, it could begin a wave of franchise relocations that ultimately costs Major League Soccer the support of its most loyal fans

Enid News & Eagle, Okla., Joe Malan column

MLS attendance up, TV ratings lag as US mulls…

Major League Soccer's attendance is up and fan interest is booming, even if television broadcasts are far less popular and some young Americans would rather play in Europe

Israeli billionaire buys 15 percent stake in Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid says Quantum Pacific Group is acquiring a 15 percent stake in the club for 50 million euros

Tentacles of FIFA graft trial reach Argentine presidency

The FIFA corruption trial in New York illustrates the political power of soccer in Latin America with tentacles reaching far beyond the field into the office of a national president

Dortmund desperate to get back on track in Bundesliga

Borussia Dortmund's best start to the Bundesliga is all but forgotten amid the turmoil of failing to win in the league since September and now its suspension of top-scorer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang