• The Canadian Press

    Leverkusen extends Bundesliga lead to 11 points and sets German 33-game unbeaten record

    BERLIN (AP) — Granit Xhaka scored his first goal for Bayer Leverkusen as the Bundesliga leader defeated Mainz 2-1 on Friday and set a German record of 33 games unbeaten across all competitions. Leverkusen, which hasn’t lost a match since last season, stretched its lead to 11 points before 11-time defending champion Bayern Munich hosts Leipzig on Saturday. Eleven rounds remain after this weekend. The buildup to Friday’s match was dominated by speculation over the future of Leverkusen coach Xabi A

  • The Independent

    England vs Austria LIVE: Result and reaction after Russo and Mead strike twice and Lionesses score seven

    Follow all the live action from the Lionesses match in Marbella

  • The Canadian Press

    Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United to take part in U.S. summer series

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United will have a three-game U.S. summer tour with matches in Los Angeles, Philadelphia and Columbia, South Carolina. Organizers said it's the first time the three Premier League soccer teams have played together in the United States. The series, called “Rivals in Red," begins with Arsenal playing Manchester United at SoFi Stadium, home of the NFL's Los Angeles-based teams, on July 27. Arsenal will play Liverpool on July 31 in Philadelphia

  • The Canadian Press

    CF Montreal enters MLS season with some new faces, and a new play style

    CF Montreal is heading into the Major League Soccer season with plenty of intrigue. With new faces on the team sheet and a new head coach working to implement an exciting play style, Laurent Courtois’s squad hopes to give fans more to cheer about after Montreal missed the playoffs in an offensively challenged past season under Hernan Losada. Montreal opens the campaign on the road Saturday against Orlando City SC. The club won’t play at home until April 13 against FC Cincinnati, its seventh game