What to watch in Europe's top soccer leagues this…

Chelsea has conceded on average more than two goals a game under new manager Frank Lampard and the team's fragile defense will be tested this weekend by Premier League leader Liverpool

AP Interview: Alexander-Arnold on Liverpool mission, racism

After Liverpool's euphoric start to the season, a trip to Italy provided a more sobering experience for Trent Alexander-Arnold and his teammates

Sounders, FC Dallas battle to scoreless tie

Stefan Frei made three saves for his first shutout since July as the Seattle Sounders and FC Dallas played to a scoreless draw and picked up a crucial point in the standings

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FIFA boss hopeful Iran will lift ban on women…

FIFA president Gianni Infantino is raising hopes Iran will lift a ban on women entering soccer stadiums before a World Cup qualifying game next month

Red Bulls snap 3-game losing streak with 2-0 win at Portland

Kyle Duncan scored his first Major League Soccer goal in the opening minutes and Daniel Royer added a penalty kick in stoppage time to give the New York Red Bulls a 2-0 victory over the Portland Timbers

Prince William told British PM to imagine FIFA…

Former British Prime Minister David Cameron has recalled being told by Prince William to imagine an American FIFA voter naked to ease nerves at a presentation for England's World Cup bid in a process that was mired in wrongdoing

Duncan, Royer lead Red Bulls past Timbers 2-0

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Martinez scores twice, Atlanta shuts out Cincinnati 2-0

Josef Martinez scored two goals for Atlanta United FC in a 2-0 shutout victory over FC Cincinnati Wednesday

Uncertainty over South Korea's World Cup visit to Pyongyang

South Korea's soccer association is unsure whether its World Cup qualifier against North Korea next month will take place in Pyongyang or on a neutral ground

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Haaland hits 3 as Liverpool, Chelsea lose in…

On a night when Europe's biggest stars couldn't score, 19-year-old Erling Braut Haaland scored a hat trick on his debut in the Champions League

Chelsea cashes out with ATM: English youngsters…

Chelsea is collecting a rare currency from its ATM: Goals from young English academy graduates

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has hat trick, Galaxy routs Sporting 7-2

Zlatan Ibrahimovic had a hat trick and broke Los Angeles' season goal record with 26 in the Galaxy's 7-2 victory over Sporting Kansas City

Own goal, Lodeiro's brace lift Sounders past Red Bulls, 4-2

A shot by Victor Rodriguez that was knocked in for an own goal in the 83rd minute put the Seattle Sounders ahead, and Nico Lodeiro's goal in stoppage time secured a 4-2 victory over the New York Red Bulls

Quintero, Minnesota United beat Real Salt Lake 3-1

Darwin Quintero led Minnesota United FC to a 3-1 win over Real Salt Lake with a two-goal showing

Toronto FC beats Rapids 3-2, spoiling Fraser's homecoming

Jonathan Osorio broke a tie in the 70th minute and Toronto FC beat Colorado 3-2 to spoil Rapids coach Robin Fraser's homecoming

DC United bests Timbers 1-0 for second straight road win

An own goal put D.C. United up in the 25th minute and the team held on for a 1-0 victory over the Portland Timbers

Watford draws with Arsenal on Flores return…

Quique Sánchez Flores returned to the thrills and spills of the Premier League on Sunday as his Watford team drew with Arsenal 2-2

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Flores sees Watford fight back in 2-2 draw with…

Quique Sánchez Flores returned for his second reign as Watford manager and watched his team fight back to earn a well-deserved 2-2 draw against visiting Arsenal on Sunday in the Premier League

Montero scores in 90th, Whitecaps beat Dynamo 2-1

Fredy Montero scored in the 90th minute to give the Vancouver Whitecaps a 2-1 victory over the Houston Dynamo

Allan Cruz scores in 1st minute, FC Cincinnati tops Impact

Allan Cruz scored in the first minute in expansion FC Cincinnati's 1-0 victory over the Montreal Impact