Celtic player banned for 7 games for racial abuse

|Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

Celtic winger Aleksandar Tonev was banned for seven games on Thursday for using racist language toward an opponent during a Scottish league match.

Lone Peak triplets share soccer season to remember

| |Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

It's senior night at Lone Peak High School as the girls soccer team takes on Herriman in its final home regular season game. Seniors and their parents are announced and given flowers as the crowd cheers. The announcer pauses and announces three names in a row and a trio of fiery red-haired girls walk to the center of the field and hug their parents.

After shooting, safety concerns for Napoli-Roma

| |Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

Security will be tight when Roma meets Napoli on Saturday for the first time since clashes that led to a fan's death from a shooting before the Italian Cup final in May.

SAfrica changes game venue to honor slain captain

|Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

South Africa has been allowed to move its next African Cup of Nations qualifier to the hometown of slain national team captain Senzo Meyiwa as a tribute.

Navas to take legal action against spying agents

|Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

Keylor Navas says he will take legal action after 24 government agents of Costa Rica's Judicial Investigation Department used a database to access personal information about the Real Madrid and national team goalkeeper.

Schalke extends Atsuto Uchida's contract

|Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

Schalke has extended the contract of Japan defender Atsuto Uchida by three years until 2018.

Hamburg files criminal complaint against intruder

|Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

Hamburger SV says it has filed a criminal complaint against a spectator who ran onto the field and hit Bayern Munich star Franck Ribery in the face with a scarf in added time of their German Cup match on Wednesday.

Greece drops Samaras for Euro 2016 qualifier

|Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

Greece coach Claudio Ranieri has dropped striker Georgios Samaras from the national team after a dismal start to European Championship qualifying.

Redknapp resolves differences with Taarabt at QPR

|Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp says he has patched up his differences with Adel Taarabt and could play the Morocco playmaker against Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday.

Bayern Munich hosts Dortmund in Bundesliga

| |Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

In the past few years, showdowns between Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund were the highlight matches of the Bundesliga seasons. Dortmund usually came out on top, even if Bayern claimed the title at the end.