• The Canadian Press

    3 reds, 10 yellows: Lazio loses to AC Milan in bad-tempered home game

    ROME (AP) — Three Lazio players were sent off as they lost to AC Milan 1-0 in a fiery Serie A home game on Friday. Luca Pellegrini, Adam Marušić and Matteo Guendouzi all saw red cards. Another four Lazio players were booked plus coach Maurizio Sarri for arguing with the officials. Five AC Milan players were issued yellow cards on a bad-tempered evening. Pellegrini was sent off after 57 minutes when the score was 0-0, prompting a mini brawl. Noah Okafor scored with two minutes remaining and a red

  • KTXL

    Republic FC beginning its U.S Open Cup journey in Round of 32

    (FOX40.COM) — Sacramento Republic FC began last year’s U.S. Open Cup in the second round, but this year will join the tournament in a later stage due to the team’s success in league play. On Friday, the team announced that it will begin its U.S. Open Cup journey in the Round of 32, the same […]

  • The Canadian Press

    Almeria loses to Celta Vigo and winless run hits 30 games in Spain

    MADRID (AP) — Almeria’s record winless run hit 30 games after a late goal from Óscar Mingueza gave fellow relegation candidate Celta Vigo a 1-0 win in Galicia in the Spanish league on Friday. Mingueza struck with a superb low shot from around 30 meters out in the 72nd minute, seven minutes after Almeria’s Bruno Langa was issued a straight red card for a foul on Jonathan Bamba. Almeria remained on the bottom of the table. Its record so far this season read won none, drawn nine, lost 18. “We are s

  • The Canadian Press

    Midfielder Russell Teibert retires after 16 seasons with Vancouver Whitecaps

    VANCOUVER — Russell Teibert is calling time on his playing career after 16 seasons with Major League Soccer's Vancouver Whitecaps. But while he may not be in uniform, he will still be a part of the team. The 31-year-old Teibert announced his retirement on Friday, a move widely expected when the Whitecaps declined to pick up the option year of his contract in the off-season. At the time, Whitecaps coach Vanni Sartini said the team was in talks with Teibert about moving the stalwart midfielder int