Hertha fans sing despite only a draw with Frankfurt 1-1 | Football

BERLIN (AP) — They sang as if they had won. Hertha Berlin missed plenty of opportunities when it was held to a 1-1 draw by Eintracht Frankfurt in the Bundesliga on Saturday, but fans celebrated what seemed like a new beginning for the beleaguered club. Suat Serdar scored early for Hertha and might have sealed … Read more

All-Star Game Highlights MLS, Liga MX Partnership, Rivalry | Football

The LA Galaxy striker, better known as Chicharito, would like to get away from the us-versus-them storyline and instead embrace both Major League Soccer and Mexico’s Liga MX. “We have to get the best out of every competition,” he said. “We need to make the most of things and not get stuck in this story … Read more

Leipzig returns to Salzburg, signs teenage striker Šeško | Football

LEIPZIG, Germany (AP) — Leipzig on Tuesday announced the signing of teenage striker Benjamin Šeško, who will move from Salzburg next year in the latest high-profile deal between the sister clubs. The 19-year-old Slovenian international, who is 1.95m tall, will stay with Austrian champions Salzburg this season before starting a five-year contract with Leipzig until … Read more

Szczęsny last injury for Juventus ahead of season start | Football

TURIN, Italy (AP) — With less than a week to the start of the season, Juventus’ injury problems continue to grow as goalkeeper Wojciech Szczęsny became the last player to be banned from the opening game. Juventus said Monday that tests showed Szczęsny had a “low-grade lesion of the adductor longus muscle of the left … Read more

Major League Soccer adds Philadelphia Union defender Jakob Glesnes to roster for 2022 MLS All-Star Game presented by Target

August 7, 2022 – Major League Soccer (MLS) – Philadelphia Union News Release NEW YORK — Today, Major League Soccer announced the addition of Philadelphia Union defender Jakob Glesnes to its roster for the 2022 MLS All-Star Game presented by Target, replacing New York City FC’s Alexander Callens. The second-ever game to pit the stars … Read more

Matarazzo’s Stuttgart keeps Leipzig 1-1 in Bundesliga opener | Football

BERLIN (AP) — The Stuttgart team of American coach Pellegrino Matarazzo denied Leipzig a winning start to the Bundesliga season by fighting back to a 1-1 draw on Sunday. Naouirou Ahamada’s first goal for Stuttgart since the move from Juventus in 2020 gave the home side a point and frustrated the visitors, who were eager … Read more

MATCHDAY: Man City begin EPL title defense at West Ham | Football

A look at what’s happening in European football on Sunday: ENGLAND Striker Erling Haaland makes his Premier League debut for Manchester City at West Ham. City will have to do without defender Aymeric Laporte for the start of the defense of the league title. Laporte underwent knee surgery and could be sidelined for a month. … Read more

Mané scores on debut, Bayern start Bundesliga with 6-1 defeat | Football

BERLIN (AP) — Sadio Mane scored on his league debut and Bayern Munich beat Eintracht Frankfurt 6-1 to start the new Bundesliga on Friday. Jamal Musiala scored two goals and Joshua Kimmich, Benjamin Pavard and Serge Gnabry also scored, as Bayern did not adversely affect Robert Lewandowski’s summer transfer to Barcelona. The sheer dominance against … Read more

Sebastián Driussi named Major League Soccer Player of the Month

August 3, 2022 – Major League Soccer (MLS) – Austin FC News item Austin, TEXAS – Austin FC midfielder and Designated Player Sebastián Driussi has been named Major League Soccer (MLS) Player of the Month for July, the second time this season he has been awarded Player of the Month accolade. Driussi was also voted … Read more