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8:24 AM ET Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri is under pressure after a disappointing start to the season. Photo by Marco Canoniero/LightRocket via Getty Images Juventus lost a record €254 million ($246m) in the financial year ending June 30, as revenue fell and costs rose during the Italian club’s first trophyless campaign in a decade. In a
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4:49 PM ET Spain suffered a 2-1 home defeat by Switzerland as goals from Manuel Akanji and Breel Embolo knocked the hosts off the top of Nations League group A2 on Saturday with one game left to play. The Swiss held firm against last year’s finalists for most of the game and handed their rivals
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1:16 PM ET England and Manchester United defender Harry Maguire has hit back at his critics, saying negative stories about him are only done for “clicks.” Maguire played the full 90 minutes of England’s 1-0 defeat to Italy in the UEFA Nations League on Friday, a result which relegated Gareth Southgate’s side to the second
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10:29 AM ET Leon Imber Arsenal ran rampant against north London rivals Tottenham Hotspur to secure a 4-0 victory in front of a record-breaking attendance of 47,367 in the Women’s Super League (WSL) on Saturday. Spurs, in their fourth season in the WSL, can be considered relative newcomers in the top-tier and Arsenal demonstrated the
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7:33 AM ET Adriana Garcia Lionel Messi has said he endured a “bad time” during his debut season at Paris Saint-Germain but added he is enjoying his football again, with Argentina‘s World Cup campaign two months away. The Argentina captain, after spending 21 years at Barcelona, moved to Paris last summer and only contributed 11
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4:32 PM ET Richarlison has scored twice for Brazil in their penultimate warm-up before Qatar 2022. EPA/CHRISTOPHE PETIT TESSON Richarlison scored twice as Brazil breezed past Ghana with a comfortable 3-0 victory in a friendly in Le Havre, France on Friday. Brazil’s first-half performance gave fans plenty of reason to be excited by a young team
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4:50 PM ET Hungary need just a draw at home to Italy on Monday to qualify for the Nations League semifinals. Martin Rose/Getty Images Hungary stunned hosts Germany 1-0 courtesy of Adam Szalai’s sensational heel flick on Friday to stay on course for a Nations League final four spot with one game left to play. The
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4:39 PM ET England will be relegated to the second tier of the UEFA Nations League after their poor form continued with a 1-0 defeat to Italy at Milan’s San Siro on Friday. In a game of few chances, Giacomo Raspadori scored the only goal with a stunning strike in the 68th minute to leave
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1:41 PM ET Protesters against the Iranian regime are led away by security personnel during Iran’s friendly international with Uruguay in Austria. ALEX HALADA/AFP via Getty Images ST POLTEN, Austria — Two supporters protesting against the death of Mahsa Amini, the 22-year-old woman who died in police custody in Iran earlier this month after being charged
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10:18 AM ET The United States got their World Cup preparations off to a poor start as they fell to a 2-0 defeat against Japan in Dusseldorf, Germany, in the first of two warm-up games before they travel to Qatar. Daichi Kamada scored in the 24th minute while Kaoru Mitoma added another late on to
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6:31 AM ET Aaron Herrera‘s stunning strike from the halfway line was in vain as Real Salt Lake slipped to a 2-1 defeat to Atlas in the League Cup on Friday. Herrera opened the scoring in the 17th minute from 70 yards with a sensational effort which caught out Atlas goalkeeper Jose Hernandez. – Stream
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4:47 PM ET Kevin de Bruyne and Michy Batshuayi combined for Belgium’s second goal against Wales on Thursday. Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images Kevin De Bruyne scored one goal and set up another as Belgium profited from a strong first-half showing to beat Wales 2-1 in their Nations League A clash at the King Baudouin Stadium on Thursday.
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6:53 PM ET Fifteen players from the Spain women’s squad have threatened to quit international duty if their coach Jorge Vilda is not fired, the Spanish FA (RFEF) said on Thursday. Local media reported that the Spanish women’s team were in chaos last month, with players on the verge of a mutiny if the federation
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3:46 PM ET Cesar Hernandez Real Sociedad dual-national Jonathan Gomez is back representing the United States after appearing for the Under-20 side in the Revelations Cup this week, but the door isn’t shut just yet on Mexico, according to his father. Gomez, a 19-year-old fullback, has represented both Mexico and the U.S. at youth and
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11:36 AM ET COLOGNE, Germany — United States manager Gregg Berhalter has said Arsenal goalkeeper Matt Turner will start in Friday’s friendly against Japan, and he will be joined by center backs Aaron Long of the New York Red Bulls and Nashville SC’s Walker Zimmerman. “Aaron and Walker are going to play, going to start,
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8:35 AM ET Rob DawsonCorrespondent Erik ten Hag, who took over as Manchester United manager this summer, was the club’s most important arrival, John Murtough said. DANIEL MIHAILESCU/AFP via Getty Images Manchester United are “ahead of schedule” with their recruitment plans under manager Erik ten Hag, club football director John Murtough said on Thursday. United spent
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5:15 AM ET Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Frenkie de Jong has said he never wanted to leave Barcelona in the summer despite pressure from the club to accept offers from Manchester United and Chelsea. Barca were ready to let De Jong go to ease their financial problems and even agreed a fee with United in
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3:19 PM ET Associated Press Argentina‘s government has joined the squabble between shop owners and the local manufacturers of popular but scarce World Cup sticker albums. Fans of the game in the South American nation have struggled to find the collectible stickers two months before the tournament kicks off in Qatar. – Stream on ESPN+:
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6:16 PM ET Belgium coach Roberto Martinez believes playmaker Eden Hazard is in a good frame of mind and is not concerned about his lack of minutes at Real Madrid this season ahead of Nations League matches against Wales and Netherlands. Hazard will potentially have a big role to play for Belgium at the World
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2:56 PM ET Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Barcelona have threatened to take legal action against a Spanish newspaper that leaked details of the club’s contract negotiations with Lionel Messi in 2020. On Wednesday, El Mundo released a series of requests Messi made to the club to renew his deal at Camp Nou as he moved
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