• The Canadian Press

    Record Women’s Super League crowd of 59,042 sees host Arsenal beat Chelsea

    LONDON (AP) — A record Women’s Super League crowd of 59,042 watched Arsenal rout Chelsea 4-1 at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday. The previous WSL record was also set at the Emirates when 54,115 fans saw Liverpool beat Arsenal 1-0 in the season-opener on Oct. 1. Alessia Russo scored twice with Amanda Ilestedt also on the scoresheet after Johanna Rytting Kaneryd had canceled out Beth Mead’s opener. The result puts Arsenal on 22 points, second to first-place Chelsea on goal difference, with Manchest

  • The Canadian Press

    Girona shows it's a genuine title contender with 4-2 statement win at Barcelona to go top in Spain

    MADRID (AP) — Girona made its strong case to be considered a genuine contender for the Spanish league title by beating Catalan rival Barcelona 4-2 on Sunday and overtaking Real Madrid at the top of the standings. Ukraine forwards Artem Dovbyk and Viktor Tsygankov teamed up for Girona's opener, and Miguel Gutierrez, Valery Fernández and Cristhian Stuani scored a goal each to seal the away victory against the defending league champions. Robert Lewandowski and Ilkay Gundogan scored Barcelona's goal

  • PA Media: Sport

    Granada’s LaLiga clash with Athletic Bilbao abandoned after death of home fan

    The game was stopped after around 15 minutes after officials were alerted to a problem in the stands

  • The Canadian Press

    Jose Mourinho's Roma holds on for 1-1 draw with Fiorentina despite ending with 9 men

    ROME (AP) — Jose Mourinho’s Roma earned a point that seemed like a victory. The Giallorossi held on with only nine men for a 1-1 draw with visiting Fiorentina in Serie A on Sunday. Roma moved up to fourth place and into the Champions League spots — a significant step for a team that didn’t qualify for Europe’s elite competition during Mourinho’s first two seasons in charge. But it was a costly point for Roma as Paulo Dybala limped off with an apparent injury and Romelu Lukaku was shown a red car