Major League Soccer News
Soccer: Indonesian fans mourn death of keeper in collision with team mate
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian soccer fans are mourning the death of Choirul Huda, the long-term goalkeeper and captain of top flight side Lamongan FC, usually known as Persela, following a collision with a team mate during a weekend match at their stadium in East Java.
Soccer-US championship results and standings
Oct 16 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the US championship matches on Sunday
UPDATE 2-Soccer-US championship results and standings
Oct 15 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the US championship matches on Sunday
Ex-soccer star Weah headed for presidential run-off in Liberia
MONROVIA (Reuters) - Former soccer star George Weah was set to win the first round of a presidential election in Liberia after the elections commission said on Sunday he was leading with 39 percent of votes and less than 5 percent of precincts still to be counted.
Suarez foils Atletico as Real make up ground
MADRID (Reuters) - Luis Suarez struck late to snatch a 1-1 draw for Barcelona at Atletico Madrid on Saturday but their lead over Real Madrid at the top of La Liga was cut to five points after Cristiano Ronaldo inspired the champions to a 2-1 win at Getafe.
Soccer-De Bruyne hailed Premier League's best by Stoke's Hughes
LONDON, Oct 14 (Reuters) - Kevin De Bruyne was hailed as easily the best player in the Premier League by a wounded Mark Hughes after his Stoke City side had been picked apart by the Belgian orchestrator in a marvellous Manchester City symphony on Saturday.
Manchester City dazzle after Anfield bore draw, Chelsea lose
LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City opened up a two-point lead over neighbors Manchester United at the top of the Premier League thanks to another display of scintillating brilliance in a 7-2 thrashing of Stoke City at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday.
Soccer-Hodgson toasts his players for beating Chelsea against the odds
LONDON, Oct 14 (Reuters) - Roy Hodgson raised a glass of red wine to toast his Crystal Palace players after they finally put an end to one of the most miserable runs in the annals of top-flight English football in unlikely fashion on Saturday.
Soccer star Weah and VP Boakai near Liberia presidential run-off
MONROVIA (Reuters) - Liberian former soccer star George Weah and Vice President Joseph Boakai were comfortably ahead in partial presidential election results announced on Saturday, and look set to contest a run-off next month.
Soccer-Man City dazzle after Liverpool-United bore draw
LONDON, Oct 14 (Reuters) - Manchester City opened up a two-point lead over their neighbours Manchester United at the top of the Premier League on Saturday thanks to another display of scintillating brilliance in a 7-2 thrashing of Stoke City at the Etihad Stadium.
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