FIFA puts Samoura in job running African soccer amid scandal

FIFA is attempting to clean up African soccer by taking the unprecedented move of placing secretary general Fatma Samoura in a new role running the sport's governing body on the continent.

FIFA Samoura

  • Written by By ROB HARRIS AP Global Soccer Writer

Dominican AG: Ortiz shooting result of mistaken identity

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was shot in the back by a gunman who mistook him for the real target, another man who was seated at the same table at an outdoor cafe, Dominican officials said Wednesday.


  • Written by By DANICA COTO Associated Press