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Stories with person: Xherdan Shaqiri
  • 5 Switzerland players to watch at World Cup 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 5:47 am
  • GENEVA - Perhaps this is Switzerland's best chance to make an impression at the World Cup.

  • Shaqiri, Switzerland can shine at World Cup 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 5:44 am
  • GENEVA - Switzerland has built a reputation at recent tournaments as an underachiever making unlamented early exits. This young, hard-to-beat team can change that at the World Cup in Brazil.

  • Bayern Munich has trouble against English clubs 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 1:06 pm
  • MUNICH - Champions League title holder Bayern Munich has not won a match since lifting the Bundesliga title with seven games to spare. That run includes the 1-1 draw at Manchester United in the first quarterfinal leg and Bayern's first Bundesliga defeat this season, a 1-0 loss at Augsburg.