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Megan Rapinoe left off US roster for SheBelieves Cup
CHICAGO (AP) — Midfielder Megan Rapinoe has been left off the U.S. roster for a training camp ahead of the SheBelieves Cup tournament.
Washington University lifts suspension of men's soccer team
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Washington University in St. Louis lifted its suspension of the men's soccer team Monday after an internal investigation found that the squad didn't violate the school's sexual harassment policy.
Cameroon fights back to beat Egypt 2-1 in African Cup final
LIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — Cameroon rallied from 1-0 down and won the African Cup of Nations title with a sublime 89th-minute winner from substitute Vincent Aboubakar to beat Egypt 2-1 in the final on Sunday.
Relegation a genuine prospect for stumbling Leicester
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Relegation is looming as a genuine prospect for stuttering Premier League champion Leicester.
Beautiful game? Not for exploited soccer players in Africa
LIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — Only a tiny minority of African soccer players achieve stardom and the rich rewards that go with it. Some of them will feature in Sunday's African Cup of Nations final, while for thousands of journeymen professionals on this continent, it's not a beautiful game but an ugly nd abusive system that has let them down badly.
Chelsea sits pretty as Conte gets revenge over Arsenal
LONDON (AP) — Antonio Conte waited more than four months for revenge against Arsenal. With a 3-1 victory over Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, the wait was worth it for the Italian manager as Chelsea remained nine points clear at the top of the Premier League.
US women's soccer team, federation hope for new CBA by April
An emphasis on player-driven leadership has brought encouraging signs in talks for a labor contract between the women's national team and the U.S. Soccer Federation, according to defender Becky Sauerbrunn.
A+E buys stake in NWSL, will televise games on Lifetime
NEW YORK (AP) — A+E Networks has bought a stake in the National Women's Soccer League and will broadcast a game each weekend on the Lifetime network.
Former Chelsea, England midfielder Lampard retires at 38
Frank Lampard retired from soccer on Thursday, ending a 21-year career in which he won every major honor at club level with Chelsea and established himself as the Premier League's highest-scoring midfielder.
For Guam, skipping the 2019 Asian Cup is a lost opportunity
Less than two years after the team from tiny Guam drew international attention in the qualifying tournament for the 2018 World Cup, the football story in the northern Pacific island has turned to one of broken dreams.
Chapecoense to play 1st game since crash in 2 weeks
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian soccer club Chapecoense, which lost most of its team in an air crash in November, will make its return later this month for a friendly match against defending league champion Palmeiras.