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FILE - This Nov. 1, 2014, file photo, shows Real Salt Lake forward Alvaro Saborio, left, and Los Angeles Galaxy defender A.J. DeLaGarza going after the ball in the first half during an MLS Western Conference semifinal, first leg playoff soccer match, in Sandy, Utah. Real Salt Lake has traded Saborio to D.C. United for midfielder Luis Silva. Saborino leaves as RSL's all-time leading scorer with 63 MLS goals and 79 in all matches. The 33-year-old is the second-leading scorer in the league since 2010.  (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)

D.C. United’s Alvaro Saborio arrives with something to prove

After a disappointing start to the season with Real Salt Lake and a forgettable performance for Costa Rica in the CONCACAF Gold Cup, Saborio has a chance to make an impact after a trade to D.C. United.

United States' Clint Dempsey (8) celebrates his goal against Cuba during the first half of a CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer quarterfinal match, Saturday, July 18, 2015, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Dempsey’s 3 goals lift US over Cuba 6-0, into Gold Cup semis

- Associated Press

Clint Dempsey walked away with the game ball for one of the few times in his career. With his first international hat trick, he boosted the United States to a 6-0 rout over Cuba on Saturday and into its eighth straight CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinal.

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Arsenal's captain Per Mertesacker, centre, holds the trophy with Mikel Arteta, second right, after winning the English Community Shield soccer match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium in London, Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015. Arsenal won the match 1-0. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

Arsenal gets a new 'spine' in Petr Cech

- Associated Press

Arsenal will start the new season as it has done for the past few years, with at least one marquee signing and fans calling for even more star players to come in.

Russian club slams 'bigotry' by rival fans

Associated Press

Russian Premier League football team Anzhi Makhachkala has called for an end to "bigotry" in domestic football after its fans were abused by CSKA Moscow supporters.

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach speaks during the 128th IOC session in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. FIFA President Sepp Blatter is relinquishing his position on the IOC. Blatter, beset by a corruption scandal at FIFA, was among a group of IOC members up for re-election for another eight-year term on Monday. But Bach says Blatter informed him by letter on July 23 that he would not stand again. (AP Photo/Joshua Paul)

Sepp Blatter's term as IOC member ends

- Associated Press

Outgoing FIFA president Sepp Blatter's 16-year term as an International Olympic Committee member ended Monday when he did not seek re-election.

Accam, Maloney score, Fire beat FC Dallas 1-0

Associated Press

David Accam and Shaun Maloney scored to give the Chicago Fire a 2-0 win over Dallas in Major League Soccer on Sunday to end a three-game winless streak.