• The debt of the team rose by one-third to 87.2 million pounds (about $131 million), according to figures released Monday.

    Liverpool's Luis Saurez scores from a free kick against Wigan Athletic during the English Premier League soccer match at the DW Stadium, Wigan, England, Saturday March 2, 2013. Liverpool won the match 0-4.
    LAST UPDATE : Mar 04, 2013, 1:15 PM EST
  • While Manchester United only need a draw to advance to a Champions League quarter-final berth, they have an outright win in mind today in the second leg against Real Madrid. Soccer,Kellin Bliss
    Published Date : Mar 05, 2013, 1:32 PM EST
  • Through the match’s first 45 minutes, you would have never expected the action that unfolded in the second half. Soccer,Alex Ferguson,Álvaro Arbeloa,Champions League,Cristiano Ronaldo,Cuneyt Cakir,Gonzalo Higuaín,Jose Mourinho,Luka Modric,Manchester United,Nani,Old Trafford,Real Madrid,Ryan Giggs,Sergio Ramos,UEFA,Wayne Rooney,Kellin Bliss
    Published Date : Mar 05, 2013, 5:35 PM EST
  • Bayern Munich has Arsenal right where they want them in the second leg today. But Arsenal seems determined to not go out without a fight. Soccer,Kellin Bliss
    Published Date : Mar 13, 2013, 2:06 PM EDT
  • Alex Morgan, of the US celebrates on the shoulders of Sydney Leroux after scoring the opening goal against Germany during their Algarve Cup women's soccer final match Wednesday, March 13 2013, at the Algarve stadium outside Faro, southern Portugal. The US defeated Germany 2-0 in the final.

    The United States won the prestigious Algarve Cup for the ninth time, beating Germany 2-0 in Wednesday's final at Faro, Portugal thanks to two goals from Alex Morgan.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 13, 2013, 6:17 PM EDT
  • FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi, from Argentina, right, celebrates with his teammate Jordi Alba after scoring against Rayo Vallecano during a Spanish La Liga soccer match at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, March 17, 2013.

    Barcelona received the maximum points in AP's global soccer rankings on Tuesday, with the team's striker, Lionel Messi, coming close to top marks.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 20, 2013, 10:41 AM EDT