One month since its World Cup qualifying fiasco, the U.S. men’s national soccer team Tuesday began turning toward the long-term future with the announcement of a young roster for a friendly at European champion Portugal next week. The 21-man squad includes 12 players age 24 or younger and a dozen with three or fewer senior […]
Tottenham v Real Madrid at Wembley Real Madrid play their first ever game at Wembley Stadium on Wednesday night. Considering great rivals Barcelona have won two Champions Leagues (European Cups) at Wembley, it is a huge surprise that Real Madrid have never played at Wembley. Until tonight. A huge crowd is expected at Wembley as […]
Real Madrid head to London Real Madrid travel to London on Tuesday for their first ever match at Wembley Stadium. Great rivals Barcelona may have won the Champions League (European Cup) twice at Wembley. But, it remains one of the surprising quirks of European football that Real Madrid have never played a competitive match at […]
BBC Sport profile four of the stars of England's run to the final of the Under-17 World Cup where they face European champions Spain in Saturday's final in Kolkata, India.
Kolkata (AFP) – Liverpool attacker Rhian Brewster scored a second hat-trick in two games Wednesday to dump Brazil out of the Under-17 World Cup send England into their first final, where they will play Spain. European champions Spain rode a double strike from star forward Abel Ruiz to beat a spirited Mali side 3-1 in the second semi-final in Mumbai. Show More Summary
Oct 22 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the European Rugby Champions Cup Group Stage matches on Sunday RESULTS Montpellier 24 Exeter Chiefs 27 Pool 3 La Rochelle 41 Ulster 17 Pool 1 Wasps 41 Harlequins 10 Pool 1 STANDINGS P W D F A B Pts Pool 1 1. La Rochelle 2 2 0 75 44 2 10 2. Wasps 2 1 0 50 29 1 5 3. Ulster 2 1 0 36 50 0 4 4. Harlequins 2 0 0 37 75 1 1 Pool 2 1.
SYDNEY, Oct 22 (Reuters) - The All Blacks' end-of-season tour has taken on added significance for coach Steve Hansen's planning ahead of the 2019 World Cup in Japan after the world champions were beaten 23-18 by Australia on Saturda...
Oct 21 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the European Rugby Champions Cup Group Stage matches on Saturday RESULTS Glasgow Warriors 18 Leinster 34 Pool 3 ASM Clermont Auvergne 24 Northampton 7 Pool 2 Benetton Rugby Treviso 29 Toulon 30 Pool 5 Leicester Tigers 54 Castres Olympique 29 Pool 4 Munster 14 Racing 92 7 Pool 4 Saracens 36 Ospreys 34 Pool 2 STANDINGS
Thomas Waldrom returns at number eight for Exeter as they travel to French side Montpellier in the Champions Cup on Sunday.
Ashley Johnson will step in at hooker for Wasps for their Champions Cup meeting with Harlequins on Sunday
Team news for the weekend's European Champions Cup and European Challenge Cup matches involving British and Irish sides.
Flanker Valentino Mapapalangi steps in for the suspended Mike Williams in one of two changes to Leicester's side for Castres' visit.
Piers Francis will make his first start at fly-half for Northampton in Saints' Champions Cup visit to Clermont.
Munster make three changes from the side which drew with Castres for the Champions Cup visit of Racing 92 to Limerick.
Defending champions Saracens bring South African hooker Schalk Brits into their Champions Cup starting line-up.
Andrew Trimble will become Ulster's most capped player when he plays against La Rochelle, while Rory Best is on the bench after injury.
Full-back Stuart Hogg makes his first Glasgow appearance of the season and Johnny Sexton returns for Leinster in the Champions Cup.
Oct 20 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the European Rugby Champions Cup Group Stage matches FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20 FIXTURES (GMT) Scarlets v Bath Rugby (1845) SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21 FIXTURES (GMT) Glasgow Warriors v Leinster (1200) ASM Clermont...Show More Summary
Northampton forward Teimana Harrison says the team's "pride is on the line" in their European Champions Cup game at Clermont.
Oct 18 (Reuters) - Winger George North will be out for up to eight weeks and miss Wales' autumn internationals after suffering a knee injury in Northampton's European Champions Cup loss to Saracens on Sunday.