What to watch in Europe’s soccer leagues this weekend
What to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe this weekend:
Reviving memories of the surprise run to the title in 2016, Leicester is the surprise outside contender a...
VAR denies Wolves in 0-0 Premier League opener at Leicester
LEICESTER, England (AP) — Wolverhampton Wanderers had to settle for a 0-0 draw at Leicester City in the Premier League after VAR intervened to disallow Leander Dendoncker's strike on...
LONDON (AP) — Belgium midfielder Youri Tielemans moved to Leicester on a permanent deal following a successful loan spell last season, while West Ham announced the sale of Marko Arnautovic to...
Rockies place INF Brendan Rodgers on injured list
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Colorado Rockies have placed infielder Brendan Rodgers on the 10-day injured list with an injured right shoulder.
The team made the move before Tuesday night's game...
Iannetta drives in 2 in 10th, Rockies sweep D-backs
PHOENIX (AP) — The Colorado Rockies look nothing like the struggling squad that was 3-12 on April 14 and on its way to a long season.
They're 37-22 since that rough start, including another...
PHOENIX (AP) — Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a sprained right thumb.
The Rockies called up infielder Brendan Rodgers from Triple-A...
DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies have recalled right-handed pitcher Jesus Tinoco from Triple-A Albuquerque and have optioned infielder Brendan Rodgers to the Isotopes.
Arizona Diamondbacks (28-28, third in the NL West) vs. Colorado Rockies (27-27, fourth in the NL West)
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Celtic wrapped up a domestic treble for an unprecedented third straight season after beating Hearts 2-1 in the Scottish Cup final on Saturday.
Top Rockies prospect Rodgers called up to majors
DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies are running a little cool at second base.
That opened the door for Brendan Rodgers, the team's top prospect who's swinging a hot bat.
With a second-place finish each, Rafa Benitez and Brendan Rodgers weren't quite able to end Liverpool's long wait for an English top-flight title during their spells in charge at...
10-man Arsenal slumps to 3-0 loss at Leicester
LEICESTER, England (AP) — Arsenal's hopes of finishing in the Champions League qualification positions in the Premier League were damaged by losing 3-0 at Leicester on Sunday after playing more...
LEICESTER, England (AP) — Newcastle took a big step toward Premier League survival by winning 1-0 at Leicester on Friday, with Ayoze Perez scoring the first-half winner for Rafa Benitez's...
HUDDERSFIELD, England (AP) — Jamie Vardy scored twice as Leicester beat Huddersfield 4-1 on Saturday to make it four successive wins in the Premier League.
LEICESTER, England (AP) — Brendan Rodgers celebrated a third victory in four games at the start of his managerial reign as Leicester beat Bournemouth 2-0 in the English Premier League on a day of...
Vardy nets 2 as Leicester beats Fulham 3-1 in EPL
LEICESTER, England (AP) — Jamie Vardy reached 100 goals for Leicester by scoring twice in a 3-1 win over Fulham on Saturday that pushed the visitors closer to relegation from the English Premier...
Rodgers era at Leicester gets off to winning start
Barely an hour after being hired as Leicester's manager, Brendan Rodgers took a seat in the stands at King Power Stadium to have a first good look at his new team.
Rodgers quits treble-chasing Celtic, takes over at Leicester
LEICESTER, England (AP) — Brendan Rodgers gave up the opportunity to lead Celtic to a third straight treble in Scotland to take over as Leicester manager in the Premier League on Tuesday.
US striker Tim Weah joins Celtic on 6-month loan from PSG
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Tim Weah, the U.S. striker and son of former AC Milan star George Weah, joined Scottish champion Celtic on a six-month loan deal from Paris Saint-Germain on Monday.
PSG allowed the 18-year-old Weah to leave on the day he signed a contract extension with the French team until June 2021.
Celtic does not have an option to buy Weah at the end of his loan spell.
Gerrard-Rodgers reunion adds fresh spice to Old Firm rivalry
Unbeaten in his first 12 games as Rangers coach, Steven Gerrard has made a seamless transition to soccer management and an impressive start to his task of restoring the flagging fortunes of Scotland's most decorated club.
A familiar face from his Liverpool past is looking to bring an end to that extended honeymoon period.
Van Dijk is 6th Southampton-to-Liverpool transfer in 4 years
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Virgil van Dijk is the sixth player to join Liverpool from Southampton in less than four years after a 75 million pound ($100 million) deal was agreed on Wednesday.
As the Dutchman becomes soccer's most expensive defender, a look at the previous five transfers between St. Mary's and Anfield and how the players have fared:
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Celtic completed a trophy treble in Scottish soccer and finished the domestic season undefeated after beating Aberdeen 2-1 in the Scottish Cup final thanks to an injury-time goal on Saturday.
Midfielder Tom Rogic scored from an acute angle in the second minute of stoppage time at Hampden Park to ensure Celtic added the cup to the Scottish Premiership and the Scottish League Cup.
Celtic’s latest title party delayed by Aberdeen win
DUNDEE, Scotland (AP) — Celtic's latest Scottish Premiership title was delayed after nearest rival Aberdeen beat Dundee 7-0 on Friday.
Celtic would have clinched a sixth straight premiership if Aberdeen lost.
But Aberdeen had the win in hand before halftime. It scored four times in the first half.
Bradley set for tough introduction to Premier League
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Ask people to describe Swansea's style of play and most would detail the free-flowing, possession-based approach that has been the hallmark of teams under managers such as Roberto Martinez, Brendan Rodgers and Michael Laudrup over the last decade.
Some have even dubbed them "Swanselona" over the years, a reference to Swansea's passable imitation of Barcelona's preferred style.
Bob Bradley has to decide if it's time for a change.
Old Firm: Celtic crushes Rangers 5-1 with Dembele hat trick
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Rangers may want to leave it more than four years next time after a 5-1 Old Firm thrashing by Celtic on Saturday in the Scottish Premiership.
Rangers finished a player and an assistant manager down at Celtic Park in the first league encounter between the two sides in four years.
"It is always about bragging rights for the supporters and I think they will be proud of their team today," Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers said.