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MICHELLE KAUFMAN'S
SPOTLIGHT ON SOCCER

Tim Howard


Another prominent U.S. soccer player is taking a sabbatical from the national team; but unlike Landon Donovan, goalkeeper Tim Howard leaves for his break with U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann’s blessing.
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FC Barcelona's Neymar looks down during  a training session at the Sports Center FC Barcelona Joan Gamper in San Joan Despi, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. FC Barcelona will play against Apoel in a group F Champions League on Wednesday Sept. 17.

    Barcelona hosts APOEL in Champions League

    Luis Enrique will make his Champions League debut as Barcelona coach when the team hosts Cypriot club APOEL on Wednesday at the Camp Nou.

  • CAF denies it has lifted ban on games in Guinea

    The Confederation of African Football has denied claims by the Guinea Football Federation that the temporary ban on games in the Ebola-hit country has been lifted.

  • Swansea defender Amat injures knee, out 6 weeks

    Swansea defender Jordi Amat will be out for six weeks after straining knee ligaments in the 4-2 defeat at Chelsea in the English Premier League on Saturday.

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Schalke's captain Benedikt Hoewedes, center, gestures to his teammates after Moenchengladbach scored their second goal during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Borussia Moenchengladbach and FC Schalke 04 in Moenchengladbach,  Germany, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014.

    Chelsea big favorite in Champions League group

    The start of the season could not have gone any better for Chelsea — four straight Premier League wins, the emergence of a striker who can't stop scoring and a spot into one of the easiest groups of the Champions League.

  • FIFA audit panel member stood down from duty

    A member of FIFA's financial monitoring panel has been stood down from duty while implicated in financial corruption.

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Manchester City's Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring a goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium in London, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014.

    Bayern, Man City meet again in Champions League

    Bayern Munich has reached at least the semifinals in each of its last three Champions League appearances. With the 2014-15 final taking place in Berlin, the German powerhouse has added incentive to go for its second title in three years.

  • Marco van Basten steps down as AZ Alkmaar coach

    Former Netherlands great Marco van Basten stepped down as coach of AZ Alkmaar only five matches into his first season with the Dutch club, saying Tuesday he has long struggled to cope with the pressures of coaching.

  • Scottish FA probing racism allegations

    The Scottish Football Association is looking into allegations that Celtic winger Aleksandar Tonev racially abused an Aberdeen player during a league match.

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