Ryan Nelsen fired by Toronto FC

|Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

Major League Soccer side Toronto FC fired New Zealand-born manager Ryan Nelsen on Sunday.

Galaxy dominates Chivas USA 3-0

|Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

Gyasi Zardes scored twice to lead the L.A. Galaxy to a 3-0 over Chivas USA in Major League Soccer on Sunday.

MLS Capsules

|Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

Gyasi Zardes scored twice to lead the L.A. Galaxy over Chivas USA 3-0 on Sunday.

Galaxy dominates Chivas USA 3-0

|Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

Gyasi Zardes scored twice to lead the L.A. Galaxy over Chivas USA 3-0 on Sunday.

Ryan Nelsen fired by Toronto FC

|Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

Toronto FC fired manager Ryan Nelsen on Sunday.

Arruabarrena wins 1st match in charge at Boca

|Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

New Boca Juniors coach Rodolfo Arruabarrena won his first match in charge with a 3-1 victory over Velez Sarsfield on Sunday.

Chivas edged toward relegation after 0-0 draw

|Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

Chivas failed to score for the fifth consecutive game and moved closer to relegation after managing just a 0-0 draw with Cruz Azul at home in the Mexican league Sunday.

Madrid loses 4-2; Barcelona wins

|Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

Champions League winner Real Madrid failed to hold a two-goal lead and lost 4-2 at Real Sociedad in the Spanish league on Sunday.

Benfica draws 1-1 with Sporting, Porto wins

|Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

Islam Slimani scored midway through the first half as Sporting Lisbon held Benfica to a 1-1 draw, while FC Porto produced a late attacking flurry to rout Moreirense 3-0 in the Portuguese league on Sunday.

Sao Paulo loses ground to Cruzeiro in Brazil

| |Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

Goalkeeper Rogerio Ceni scored from the penalty spot to help Sao Paulo salvage a 1-1 draw at Figueirense in the Brazilian league on Sunday, losing ground to leader Cruzeiro after the defending champion won its fourth match in a row over the weekend.