Joel Scholten

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Disney World booted Alex Morgan and fellow soccer stars for being 'belligerent,' police say

Professional soccer star and Olympic medalist Alex Morgan has taken to Twitter to apologize for her "actions that occurred over the weekend," which resulted in Morgan and a few friends getting booted from Disney World.<p>Morgan, along with a couple of her professional soccer-playing friends, were …

Liverpool facing Manchester City transfer fight for defensive star

Liverpool will have to fight of the money and might of Manchester City if they are to sign Napoli defender Faouzi Ghoulam this January.<p>There have …

Sane the fastest Premier League player since records began

The winger was clocked at 35.48 kilometres per hour (22.05mph), beating Jamie Vardy's previous record at Leicester City<p>Manchester City star Leroy Sane is the fastest Premier League player since records began!<p>The winger, signed from Schalke 04 in 2016 in a £37 million deal, has starred for Pep …

England can qualify for the 2018 World Cup with a win against Slovenia

John Stone and England can qualify for 2018 World Cup in Russia with a win.

Tottenham legend might miss homecoming

The news will come more sweet than bitter to Tottenham, but Gareth Bale might miss both of Real Madrid’s upcoming matches against his former club.<p><b>Per</b> …

Bayern Munich: Arjen Robben denies criticizing Carlo Ancelotti’s methods

Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben has dismissed the reports about his criticism of Carlo Ancelotti’s method.<p>The Dutch winger was reportedly one of …

Big question heading into USA-Panama World Cup qualifier: Tim Howard or Brad Guzan?

ORLANDO — In the weeks, days and hours leading to a U.S. men’s national soccer team match, speculation and intrigue about Bruce Arena’s lineup swells among supporters and pundits alike.<p>Will Christian Pulisic play on the wing or in the middle? Has Jozy Altidore retained striker’s honors? What is the …

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Which cities remain in contention for 2026 World Cup venues? Here’s the list.

Organizers overseeing a North American bid to host the 2026 World Cup trimmed the list of potential host cities to 32 Wednesday, cutting seven U.S. hopefuls and two Canadian prospects.<p>No longer under consideration: Birmingham, Cleveland, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, New Orleans, Pittsburgh and San …

Jurgen Klopp 'Ready' to Take Charge of Bayern Munich, Says Christoph Metzelder

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is "ready" to replace Carlo Ancelotti as Bayern Munich manager, according to former Germany defender Christoph Metzelder.<p>Ancelotti left the Allianz Arena club last week after their 3-0 UEFA Champions League defeat to Paris Saint-Germain.<p>The Italian won the title in …

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Alex Morgan apologizes for weekend incident at Disney park

Longtime Oklahoma State athletic director Mike Holder would like to see football coach Mike Gundy aim higher in...

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‘There is no vacation’ - Ibrahimovic vows to be 'better' on Man Utd return

The striker says he has taken no holidays since surgery and has promised to return to the field as an improved player<p>Zlatan Ibrahimovic has vowed to return to the field as an improved player as he works his way back to Manchester United after knee surgery.<p>The star striker suffered damage to his …

Arsenal Fan Savages Theo Walcott With Brutal Tweet During Europa League Clash With Cologne

Theo Walcott has not exactly had the greatest relationship with the Emirates faithful over the past few years.<p>The Englishman joined Arsenal at just …

Aguero hat trick as Man City thrashes Watford 6-0 in EPL

WATFORD, England (AP) — Sergio Aguero scored a hat trick as Manchester City thrashed host Watford 6-0 in the English Premier League on Saturday.<p>Pep Guardiola's side made it 15 goals in three games as it followed up thumping victories over Liverpool and Feyernood to end Watford's unbeaten start to …

Bundesliga: BVB go top after big win, Bayern batter Mainz

Borussia Dortmund and Leverkusen got big wins on Sunday after Hoffenheim drew with Hertha Berlin. Catch up with the Bundesliga results from Matchday …

Barcelona fear hamstring tear for injured Dembele

Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde has confirmed the young attacker is set to miss time with what could be a significant hamstring injury<p>Ernesto Valverde says Barcelona suspect star signing Ousmane Dembele suffered a torn hamstring against Getafe.<p>Dembele had to be withdrawn in the first half of his …

'They dominated us' - Conte admits Arsenal defeat was a turning point for Chelsea

The Blues responded to a defeat to the Gunners last season by winning 13 games on the bounce, prompting a fond recollection from their manager<p>Antonio Conte acknowledges Chelsea's 3-0 loss away at Arsenal last September turned out to be a blessing in disguise for the Premier League …

Lukaku branded a 'pure No.9' as Man Utd legend Van Nistelrooy sees similarities with himself

The Belgian striker has made a bright start to life at Old Trafford following a £75m move and a former fan favourite expects him to keep on delivering<p>Romelu Lukaku has been billed as a “pure No.9” by a man who knows a thing or two about filling that role at Manchester United, Ruud van …

Guardiola believes Manchester City is much better than last season

Pep Guardiola is understandably delighted at Manchester City's progress.<p>Speaking after City demolished Watford 6-0 at Vicarage Road to go top of the …

Mourinho: Premier League the hardest to win

The English top flight title is harder to win than ever because of economic power, according to the Manchester United manager<p>Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes it has never been more difficult to win the Premier League title.<p>United have made a flying start to the season, scoring 12 …

Guardiola rejected Arsenal's proposal to include Sterling in swap for Sanchez

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola never considered parting ways with Raheem Sterling after Arsenal attempted to include the England international …

Manchester United target Perisic signs new Inter deal until 2022

Following a summer in which Manchester United was reportedly close to completing a deal for Ivan Perisic, the Croatian international committed his …

La Liga Executives Support Plan to Play Matches Abroad

La Liga President Javier Tebas has revealed there is support from the organisation for the idea of playing some matches outside of Spain in order to increase international appeal.<p>Per the <i>Financial Times</i> (via Goal's Joe Wright), Tebas said that early talks have begun over plans that could eventually …

Guardiola: Manchester City 'couldn't afford' to buy Jonny Evans

Pep Guardiola isn't afraid to be open about Manchester City's failed pursuit of Jonny Evans.<p>On Friday, Guardiola claimed that City couldn't afford to …

Wenger adamant Arsenal can still win the Premier League title

The Gunners have not won the Premier League since 2004, but their manager believes that long wait could end this season<p>Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal have what it takes to win the Premier League this season despite their lacklustre start to the campaign and another disappointing transfer window.<p>The …

'We have a good understanding' - Cavani pleased after first match with Mbappe and Neymar

The Uruguayan feels his side's front line already has a good understanding and is hoping for even better in the future<p>Edinson Cavani hopes there is more to come from himself, Neymar and Kylian Mbappe, even as PSG's expensively assembled trio are already proving dominant in Ligue 1 .<p>New signing …

Alvaro Morata, N'Golo Kante Lead Chelsea to Win vs. Leicester City

Chelsea secured a third successive Premier League win with a 2-1 victory over hosts Leicester City at the King Power Stadium thanks to goals from Alvaro Morata and N'Golo Kante.<p>Morata headed the opener past goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel shortly before half-time, and Kante doubled their lead after …

Putin, FIFA head send main soccer trophy on Russia tour before 2018 World Cup | Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and FIFA President Gianni Infantino on Saturday launched the World Cup trophy on a tour across Russia ahead of the 2018 championship, with the head of world soccer’s governing body lauding Russia’s readiness for the event.<p>Russian President …

Wenger backs Sanchez to win over Arsenal boo-boys after jeers on home return

The Chilean was given a frosty reception after appearing as a substitute against Bournemouth on his first appearance since the transfer window closed<p>Arsene Wenger has backed Alexis Sanchez to win over dissenting Arsenal fans after he received a mixed reception as a substitute in their 3-0 win over …

Barcelona 5-0 Espanyol: Messi Hat-Trick Inspires Dominant Barca Victory in 168th Derbi Barceloni

Barcelona's impressive Derbi Barceloni record continued with a 5-0 win over fellow Catalonian side Espanyol, a fixture they have lost only nine times …

Suarez still searching for sharpness despite Barca romp

The La Liga giants put neighbours Espanyol to the sword in the Catalan derby but Uruguayan was below his best before completing the scoring<p>Luis Suarez accepted a mixed outing in front of goal would be the price to pay for rushing back to play in Barcelona's 5-0 derby romp against Espanyol.<p>Lionel …