Trinidad tops Guatemala, close to World Cup berth

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

The Trinidad and Tobago women's soccer team — which didn't have enough money for lunch when it arrived in the U.S. nearly two weeks ago — advanced to the semifinals of World Cup qualifying Monday after a 2-1 win over Guatemala in the CONCACAF championship.

Genoa held to controversial 1-1 draw by Empoli

|Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Genoa was held to a controversial 1-1 draw by visiting Empoli on Monday in the first match since the port city was hit by devastating floods.

Getafe beats Real Sociedad 2-1 in Spanish League

|Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Two late goals by Abdoul Yoda gave Getafe a 2-1 win at Real Sociedad in the Spanish league on Monday.

Blind rescues 2-2 draw for Man United at West Brom

|Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Manchester United came from behind twice to earn a 2-2 draw with West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League on Monday, with Daley Blind scoring the second equalizer with three minutes remaining.

Youths, tech workers duel over San Francisco field

|Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Teenage soccer players in San Francisco won an off-field victory over the city's technology workers after a videotaped confrontation gained national attention.

Illegal drone use a growing issue at sports venues

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Long after drones became a key tool for militaries and spy agencies, authorities now realize the threat they can pose to sports events.

Illegal drone use a growing issue at sports venues

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Long after drones became a key tool for militaries and spy agencies, authorities now realize the threat they can pose to sports events.

Last-place Cordoba fires coach Ferrer

|Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Last-place Cordoba has fired coach Albert Ferrer after earning only four points from the first eight league matches of the season and replaced him with Miroslav Djukic.

UEFA fines 4 clubs for crowd misbehavior

|Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Galatasaray, FC Basel, Feyenoord and Standard Liege have been fined by UEFA for crowd misbehavior during games in the Champions League and the Europa League.

MP & Silva keeps Serie A world TV rights to 2018

|Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

MP & Silva was selected unanimously by Serie A's 20 clubs Monday to distribute Serie A TV rights internationally for another three seasons.