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  • Del Bosque taps Sevilla duo for Belarus qualifier

    Del Bosque taps Sevilla duo for Belarus qualifier

    Reuters
    Del Bosque taps Sevilla duo for Belarus qualifier

    MADRID (Reuters) - Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has called up Sevilla midfielder Aleix Vidal and goalkeeper Sergio Rico for the first time for the holders' Euro 2016 qualifier away to Belarus next month. Vidal, 25, and Rico, 21, join Sevilla team mate Vitolo in the squad for the match in Borisov on June 14, reward for the defending Europa League holders' fine season. Unai Emery's side have again reached the final of the continent's second-tier club competition and will play Ukraine's Dnipro …

  • Del Bosque taps Sevilla pair for Belarus qualifier

    Del Bosque taps Sevilla pair for Belarus qualifier

    Reuters
    Del Bosque taps Sevilla pair for Belarus qualifier

    MADRID (Reuters) - Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has called up Sevilla midfielder Aleix Vidal and goalkeeper Sergio Rico for the first time for the holders' Euro 2016 qualifier away to Belarus next month. Vidal and Rico join Sevilla team mate Vitolo in the squad for the match in Borisov on June 14, reward for the Europa League champions' fine season. Unai Emery's side have again reached the final of the continent's second-tier club competition and will play Ukraine's Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk in …

  • Rebel soccer club on the rise in Manchester

    Rebel soccer club on the rise in Manchester

    Associated Press
    Rebel soccer club on the rise in Manchester

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — It's 90 minutes before kickoff and the stadium's concourse is filling up with excited United fans clutching their match tickets and wearing red-and-white scarves and jerseys. …

  • Roberto di Matteo resigns as Schalke coach

    Roberto di Matteo resigns as Schalke coach

    Associated Press
    Roberto di Matteo resigns as Schalke coach

    GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Schalke coach Roberto di Matteo has stepped down after a disappointing season with a sixth-place finish in the Bundesliga. …

  • New members of FIFA's scandal-hit executive committee

    New members of FIFA's scandal-hit executive committee

    Associated Press
    New members of FIFA's scandal-hit executive committee

    ZURICH (AP) — The FIFA executive committee might have the worst reputation of any international sports body. Still, many candidates want to sit at soccer's high table, known as the ExCo. …