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Red Bulls' Matt Miazga shows path for US elite soccer youth
WHIPPANY, N.J. (AP) — Before the big game this weekend, Matt Miazga must handle some mundane tasks.
Former FIFA president Joao Havelange hospitalized in Rio
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Former FIFA president Joao Havelange is being treated in a Rio de Janeiro hospital for respiratory problems.
United short of strikers after James Wilson loaned out
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — As the final whistle blew on Manchester United's fourth goalless draw in its last seven matches, the boos filling Old Trafford were another indicator of disenchantment about the team's playing style.
Madrid in mayhem heads north to face tiny but tough Eibar
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Rafa Benitez probably never imagined that Sunday's match at Eibar would be a critical test for his coaching credentials at Real Madrid.
Suspected match-fixer Dan Tan released from Singapore jail
SINGAPORE (AP) — A Singaporean man detained for more than two years under suspicion of being the mastermind behind a global soccer match-fixing syndicate was ordered to be released Wednesday by the country's highest court, which ruled he was being held unlawfully.
FIFA ethics committee seeks life ban against Michel Platini
PARIS (AP) — The FIFA ethics committee has requested a life ban for Michel Platini, the Frenchman's lawyer said Tuesday, a move that would rule the UEFA president out of the race to succeed Sepp Blatter.
Barcelona dominates AP Global Football 10 after Madrid win
LONDON (AP) — Barcelona was voted team of the week in the Associated Press Global Football 10 on Tuesday after beating Real Madrid 4-0 away at the Santiago Bernabeu in the Spanish League.
French and Russian authorities to increase fan zone security
PARIS (AP) — French and Russian authorities plan to increase security at fan zones at next year's European Championship and the 2018 World Cup following the attacks in Paris.
Perez says Real Madrid remains fully behind Benitez
MADRID (AP) — Real Madrid president Florentino Perez insisted Monday that the club remains fully behind coach Rafa Benitez despite the humiliating loss to Barcelona this weekend.
FIFA ethics judge opens cases against Blatter, Platini
ZURICH (AP) — Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini should have their day in FIFA ethics court in December.
US likely to get new players involved in qualifying opener
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Darlington Nagbe and Matt Miazga could make their national-team debuts when the U.S. opens World Cup qualifying Friday against 129th-ranked St. Vincent and the Grenadines.