Major League Soccer News
Soccer-Jamaican Bailey extends Leverkusen deal to 2023
BERLIN, Aug 19 (Reuters) - Winger Leon Bailey has extended his contract with Bayer Leverkusen by one year to 2023, the Bundesliga club said on Sunday.
Soccer-Bulgarian coach faces heavy punishment for attacking referees
SOFIA, Aug 19 (Reuters) - Bulgarian coach Atanas Dzhambazki is facing a severe punishment after attacking two of the match referees at the end of his team Kariana Edren's 2-1 home loss to Strumska Slava in the Balkan country's second division on Saturday.
Soccer-Bielsa's Leeds maintain 100 percent record in Championship
LONDON, Aug 18 (Reuters) - Leeds United's revolution under Marcelo Bielsa continued on Saturday as they maintained their perfect start to the season in England's Championship with a 2-0 victory at their Elland Road home over Rotherham United.
UPDATE 1-Soccer-Kane finally nets in August as Spurs beat Fulham 3-1
LONDON, Aug 18 (Reuters) - Harry Kane finally ended his August goalscoring drought as England's World Cup luminaries inspired Tottenham Hotspur to a morale-boosting 3-1 Premier League win over newcomers Fulham on Saturday.
UPDATE 1-Soccer-Wilson shines as Bournemouth beat West Ham 2-1
LONDON, Aug 18 (Reuters) - Striker Callum Wilson scored a stunning goal which helped Bournemouth come from behind in a 2-1 victory at West Ham United on Saturday and stretched their fine Premier League start to two wins in as many games.
Soccer-Bayern leave it late to beat minnows, holders Frankfurt crash out
BERLIN, Aug 18 (Reuters) - German champions Bayern Munich needed more than 80 minutes to break the deadlock against regional club Drochtersen/Assel and win 1-0 in the German Cup first round on Saturday as holders Eintracht Frankfurt crashed out against amateurs Ulm.
UPDATE 1-Soccer-Newcastle's Kenedy has last-minute penalty saved in stalemate
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Soccer-Lopetegui focused on Getafe game, not transfer targets
MADRID, Aug 18 (Reuters) - Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui batted away talk about the club's possible transfer targets ahead of his side's first La Liga game of the season against Getafe on Sunday, insisting he is happy with the squad he has.
Soccer-Could De Bruyne injury have quick Silva lining for City?
LONDON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Pep Guardiola was quick to acknowledge just what a "big miss" Kevin de Bruyne will be for the champions once it was confirmed on Friday that the Belgian's knee injury will keep him out of action for probably three months.
FC Dallas looks to regain home edge vs. Minnesota
Two teams nearly at opposite ends of the Western Conference table in MLS play, yet both with similar senses of urgency, square off Saturday when Minnesota United travels to FC Dallas.
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