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Soccer: Visa partners with U.S. Soccer to boost women's program ahead of World Cup

Visa on Thursday announced a "substantial investment" in the future of women's soccer as they agreed a five-year partnership with the U.S. Soccer Federation, just eight days before the start...

Soccer: Visa partners with U.S. Soccer to boost women's program ahead of World Cup

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Visa expands women’s soccer effort ahead of World Cup SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Visa will be the presenting sponsor of the player of the match award at the Women’s World Cup in France, agreed to a five-year sponsorship with the U.S. Soccer Federation an...
13:24 2019-05-30

Visa expands women's soccer effort ahead of World Cup Visa will be the presenting sponsor of the player of the match award at the Women's World Cup in France, agreed to a five-year sponsorship with the U.S. Soccer Federation and is launching a campa...
18:24 2019-05-30

Powerhouse US women’s soccer team driving boom in youth soccer program sign-ups The team’s smashing success is sending enrollment in youth soccer programs into overdrive, turning 10-year-olds into seasoned analysts, and even winning over a few boys, coaches and young players....
01:12 2019-07-07

Women's World Cup: US soccer star Tobin Heath asked odd question ahead of France match Whether it’s on the pitch or at the podium, U.S. women’s soccer star Tobin Heath is on top of her game even when an odd question may have thrown her off....
15:48 2019-06-28

Soccer - Jailed former South American soccer boss banned by FIFA Former South American football boss Juan Angel Napout has been banned for life from the sport and fined one million Swiss francs ($1 million) by FIFA, more than one year after being given a nine-year ...
20:12 2019-09-12

US Soccer hires two DC lobbying firms amid equal-pay fight against women's soccer team: report The U.S. Soccer Federation reportedly hired two Washington lobbyists to argue the World Cup-winning women’s national team isn’t under paid amid a gender discrimination lawsuit....
04:12 2019-08-10

Soccer: Former Afghan soccer president banned for life The former president of the Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) has been banned from soccer for life after FIFA's ethics committee found him guilty of abusing his position and sexually abusing femal...
17:48 2019-06-08

Soccer: Marta injury worries Brazil ahead of Jamaica opener Brazil striker Marta is a doubt for their women's World Cup opener against Jamaica next month after the country's soccer confederation (CBF) said on Saturday she had picked up a hamstring injury in tr...
05:12 2019-05-26

U.S. women's soccer equal-pay lawsuit 'full-speed ahead,' lawyer says The lawyer for United States Women's National Team players suing U.S. Soccer says the lawsuit is "full-speed ahead," despite the team's participation in the 2019 Women's World Cup....
09:12 2019-06-21

Too Much Of The World Cup Is Just Soccer Failing To Get Out Of Its Own Way Ideally, this would be a story about the best saves of the group stage from the group stage of the 2019 World Cup. The field for this eighth run of the women’s tournament is deeper and more talented t...
21:00 2019-06-20

If you enjoyed the World Cup, here’s how to keep up with women’s soccer in the U.S. If the World Cup marked the point where you got interested in women's soccer, here's how and where you can keep up with the National Women Soccer League (NWSL) and where you can find the World Cup sta...
02:48 2019-07-11

Megan Rapinoe discusses confidence, equal pay at youth soccer panel ahead of Reign FC-Spirit clash Rapinoe, Rose Lavelle, Mallory Pugh, Allie Long and Washington Spirit midfielder Andi Sullivan gathered for a panel discussion the night before the Washington Spirit and Reign FC face off at Audi Fiel...
22:00 2019-09-14

After World Cup, USWNT could really score at home for soccer Once the equal pay issue is properly resolved, the USA men's and women's teams can grow and prosper by doing joint promotional efforts: Our view       ...
05:00 2019-07-09

Soccer: Absent Hegerberg would have lit up the World Cup, says Rapinoe U.S. captain Megan Rapinoe knows all about taking a stance for social equality and justice, and can understand why Norway's Ada Hegerberg has turned her back on the women's World Cup....
01:00 2019-06-06

New York soccer fans go wild for US World Cup win A flood of cheers washed over the Big Apple on Sunday as the US Women’s soccer team bested the Dutch 2-0 in the World Cup finals. Chants of “USA!” echoed up from the shadow of the World Trade Center —...
23:24 2019-07-07

Why US women’s soccer team isn’t a lock to win World Cup The most women’s soccer talent in history will be on display over the next month at the World Cup in France. That is great news for the sport, but a different kind of challenge for a United States tea...
09:12 2019-06-07

Soccer: U.S. '99 World Cup win should have done more for women's game - Foudy The United States' World Cup triumph on home soil in 1999 was a watershed moment for the sport but midfielder Julie Foudy had hoped it would help the women's game grow at a much faster pace....
17:00 2019-05-22

Far From World Cup, Hints of Rebellion Inside U.S. Soccer Current and former employees have been excoriating the federation’s top executives online in an effort to alert leaders to what they called a “toxic” culture....
13:36 2019-06-28

Soccer: Sinclair to lead Canada in her fifth World Cup Christine Sinclair was named to her fifth women's World Cup team on Saturday and will lead Canada in France where she will have a chance to also claim the career all-time scoring record on the sport's...
05:12 2019-05-26

Rose Lavelle has been U.S. soccer’s World Cup revelation The 24-year-old midfielder has earned attention in her first World Cup with quick footwork and a nutmeg for the highlight reel, but the national team has long known what it had in her....
22:48 2019-07-05

Soccer: Australia's World Cup preparations soured by injuries Australia's preparations for the women's World Cup have been hit by a tournament-ending foot injury to central defender Laura Alleway and a hamstring strain to teenage striker Mary Fowler....
06:12 2019-06-07

World Cup shows how nations back women's soccer — or don't France is hosting 24 teams for the Women's World Cup. Though the athletes play professionally in 34 countries, some leagues are better represented than others. Where are conditions for women's footbal...
21:00 2019-06-27

U.S. women’s soccer wins 2019 World Cup over Netherlands _____ The U.S. women’s national soccer team proved their dominance at the 2019 Women’s World Cup by defeating the Netherlands 2-0 on Sunday in the championship match. The victory in Lyon, ...
02:48 2019-07-08

Women's World Cup Soccer Kicks Off With France Victory France began its bid to win the Women’s World Cup of soccer for the first time with a 4-0 shellacking of South Korea, while the defending champion U.S. will play its opening match on Tuesday....
08:36 2019-06-08

Why the best female soccer player is skipping the Women's World Cup Ada Hegerberg is a Norwegian striker and the first ever female winner of the Ballon d'Or – but you won’t see her playing for her home country at the World Cup over the next month....
17:24 2019-06-06

A year after World Cup, Russia toasts big soccer crowds A year after hosting the World Cup, Russia is boasting the biggest club soccer crowds since Soviet days and participation at the amateur level is on the rise....
12:36 2019-06-14

US World Cup champs: Soccer is now a ‘female-dominated’ sport The US women’s national soccer team started their victory tour in New York Tuesday morning — proudly declaring that the world’s most popular sport was now “female-dominated.” T...
17:24 2019-07-09

Soccer: U.S. goalkeeper Naeher has big boots to fill at World Cup United States goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher has big boots to fill at the Women's World Cup as she belatedly earns a chance to be the leading lady on the biggest stage after graduating from her previous rol...
18:48 2019-06-05

Soccer: Argentina name nine professionals in women's World Cup squad Argentina announced its squad for the women's World Cup on Wednesday, with coach Carlos Borrello calling up nine professional players and drafting in the rest from the country's domestic amateur leagu...
15:48 2019-05-23

Soccer: Holders U.S. shrug off weight of World Cup expectations Few of the 24 women's World Cup teams arriving in France for next month's tournament will bear the weight of expectation quite like reigning champions the United States....
04:36 2019-05-25

Women's World Cup soccer: USA to play Netherlands in final The Netherlands defeated Sweden 1-0 in extra time Wednesday, setting up a meeting with the United States Women's National Team in the Women's World Cup final Sunday....
02:36 2019-07-04

US women's soccer rolling as World Cup knockout stage is set The U.S. women’s soccer team is riding a wave of momentum heading into the Women’s World Cup’s knockout stage, in which they will play Spain in a bid to again reach the final....
22:12 2019-06-21

USA women’s soccer team returns to U.S. soil after World Cup Win TUCSON – Team USA’s soccer squad continued the celebration of a World Cup championship after landing on U.S. soil. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast: ...
08:36 2019-07-09

U.S. soccer players keep World Cup separate from lawsuit, but they’re scoring in both The team has not yet met its goal of winning the tournament, but its dominant performance so far has given it major leverage in the court of public opinion....
19:36 2019-06-22

Petition calls for equal pay for US women World Cup soccer champs In the wake of the US Women’s soccer team’s World Cup win Sunday, a new petition is demanding that the United States Soccer Federation pay the championship squad the same amount as the US ...
23:12 2019-07-08

Former France soccer great arrested in 2022 World Cup probe Former UEFA president Michel Platini has denied wrongdoing during police questioning following his arrest as part of a corruption probe into the vote that gave the 2022 World Cup to Qatar...
17:36 2019-06-18

U.S. women’s soccer team opens World Cup defense with something to prove After early Group F matches against Thailand and Chile, the Americans are expected to face their first stiff test of the World Cup against Sweden, which ousted the United States from the Olympics thre...
22:00 2019-06-10

Swamp soccer: footballers battle it out in mud for World Cup spot – video Dozens of footballers have taken part in the Russian Swamp football cup near Saint Petersburg to earn a place in the Swamp Soccer World Cup. The contest, which was officially started in 1998, was insp...
18:48 2019-06-27

In photos: U.S. women's soccer team celebrates in World Cup parade The U.S. women's soccer team celebrates their World Cup victory win with a ticker-tape parade at the Canyon of Heroes in New York City on July 10, 2019....
00:48 2019-07-11

Aly Wagner talks US pressure, soccer career, World Cup pick Former Team USA World Cup and Olympics soccer star and current Fox analyst Aly Wagner kicks around some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby as the women’s World Cup gets cranking. Q: Is there pressure...
03:12 2019-06-09

Soccer: France women beat Thailand 3-0 in World Cup warm-up A late rally from France in the second half helped the women's World Cup hosts to overcome a stiff challenge from Thailand to win 3-0 in a warm-up match in Orleans on Saturday....
05:12 2019-05-26

Soccer: Relaxed Japan hoping to peak at women's World Cup A fun and relaxed atmosphere prevailed at Japan's training camp on Wednesday as Asako Takakura's team began their final preparations for the women's World Cup in France....
15:48 2019-05-23

As U.S. women’s soccer storms through World Cup, there are more boys’ faces in the crowd At a watch party in downtown D.C., one soccer fan and youth coach noted: “There’s a greater interest also on the men’s side with the women’s game. That’s a new dynamic.”...
01:48 2019-06-24

U.S. Women's Soccer Team Heads Into World Cup on a Winning Note The U.S. women’s soccer team dominated its final tuneup game before the World Cup, beating Mexico 3-0 on Sunday at Red Bull Arena in New Jersey, then exited amid fireworks and a swell of cheers from a...
00:12 2019-05-27

Women's World Cup soccer: USA defeats Netherlands 2-0 for second straight title The United States Women's National Team scored two second-half goals, defeating the Netherlands 2-0 to win its second consecutive Women's World Cup title....
20:24 2019-07-07

Swiss indict former German soccer officials over World Cup payment Swiss federal prosecutors have filed fraud charges against three former senior German soccer officials and one Swiss over a suspect payment linked to the 2006 World Cup hosted by Germany, the Swiss At...
00:00 2019-08-07

Spain’s pro clubs are investing in women’s soccer, and it’s paying off in the World Cup Though the national team's hopes of upsetting the top-ranked Americans on Monday in the World Cup are thin, it is a rising power after years of neglect in favor of the men's squad....
01:00 2019-06-22

World Cup soccer: Activist Megan Rapinoe says she is 'extremely American' United States Women's National Team forward Megan Rapinoe said she is "extremely American" when asked to respond to critics who say her words or actions are anti-American....
22:24 2019-07-05

For this soccer superstar, skipping World Cup in protest was painful, lonely and necessary Ada Hegerberg, the Norwegian who was named world player of the year in 2018, sat out over frustration with her country's investment in the women's game. "Hopefully, the next generation doesn’t have to...
17:36 2019-08-14

Women's World Cup soccer: How to watch USA vs. Netherlands, betting odds The United States Women's National Team is one win away from capturing its fourth Women's World Cup title. The U.S. plays the Netherlands in the final Sunday in Lyon, France....
06:12 2019-07-06

Lampard, Terry subplot in world's most lucrative soccer game Derby and Aston Villa meet at Wembley Stadium on Monday in the League Championship playoff final as they look to secure promotion to the Premier League        ...
14:24 2019-05-24

Soccer: Gwinn wins it as Germany beat China 1-0 in their World Cup opener Germany's teenage midfielder Giulia Gwinn scored a second-half winner as the two-time world champions edged past China 1-0 on Saturday to kick off their World Cup campaign....
17:48 2019-06-08

U.S. women's soccer team plans five-game World Cup victory tour The United States women's soccer team will face Ireland in the first match of a five-game USA victory tour after claiming the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup title....
23:48 2019-07-12

U.S. soccer cruises past Chile, points toward tougher World Cup tests It didn't equal their record-setting opening rout, but the Americans performed with ferocity and expertise while showing off their depth in clinching a spot in the round of 16....
03:24 2019-06-17

U.S. women’s soccer team is using World Cup stage to shine spotlight on equality A media appearance highlighted the team's missions of defending their world championship, growing the game's audience and discussing issue of fairness....
06:24 2019-05-25

Opinion: Women's World Cup soccer still gets second-class treatment from FIFA Global soccer leader FIFA says it cares about development of the women's game, but even with the World Cup approaching, the women are still getting second-class treatment.    ...
02:00 2019-05-25

Biggest event in international soccer is missing world's best player Ada Hegerberg, the inaugural winner of women's Ballon D'Or, hasn't played for Norway since 2017 in protest over gender inequity in soccer.       ...
22:36 2019-06-11

Fans heckle U.S. Soccer president, demand 'equal pay' for World Cup winners The head of the U.S. Soccer Federation was overpowered by chants of "equal pay" and booed as he spoke at Wednesday's victory parade for the country's women's team who won a record-extending fourth Wor...
01:24 2019-07-11

France detains soccer great Platini in 2022 World Cup probe French police investigating whether corruption played a role in the stunning decision to award the 2022 World Cup to the desert nation of Qatar have taken soccer great Michel Platini into custody for ...
00:24 2019-06-19

U.S. women’s soccer is relentless — and unapologetic — in World Cup-record rout of Thailand After the 13-0 demolition, the U.S. coach and players defended keeping up the attack after the outcome was certain. "You can’t feel bad for scoring as many goals as possible,” defender Kelly O'Hara sa...
04:24 2019-06-12

A #MeToo Wave Hits Global Soccer as the Women’s World Cup Begins Allegations of sexual misconduct against influential men have been made in several countries and include an accusation against a top-ranking official in world soccer’s governing body....
00:48 2019-06-08

World Cup Stars and Cheap Tickets. Will Fans Now Care About Women’s Pro Soccer? Fourteen million Americans watched the World Cup final, yet some National Women’s Soccer League teams average only a few thousand fans at their games....
13:36 2019-08-01

Twenty years ago, the U.S. women’s soccer team won the World Cup and changed the sport The dramatic victory by the American team over China in 1999 elevated soccer's profile in the United States, prompting girls and boys alike to start playing the sport....
18:00 2019-06-07

Soccer: Lyon women inspire France in perfect World Cup opener As expected, the Olympique Lyonnais women carried France to a comprehensive 4-0 win against South Korea in their World Cup opening game on Friday, sending a clear warning to their rivals that they are...
17:48 2019-06-08

Trump, putting aside Rapinoe's attack, congratulates women's soccer team on World Cup win President Trump unequivocally congratulated the United States women's soccer team after its repeat World Cup win on Sunday -- putting aside, at least for the moment, the firestorm surrounding star for...
01:24 2019-07-08

FIFA vice president discusses the women’s world cup and parity in the game of soccer As the summer of soccer approaches, Victor Montagliani, the vice president of FIFA Women’s World Cup and president of CONCACAF Gold Cup reflected on the gains for women in the sport, but he noted the ...
19:36 2019-05-31

Soccer: Spain and Portugal analyze joint bid for 2030 World Cup, no mention of Morocco Spain and Portugal are to start an in-depth analysis of whether to bid for the 2030 World Cup, they said on Saturday, without making any mention of Morocco who were previously also said to be involved...
17:48 2019-06-08

World Cup champion USWNT's equal pay talks with U.S. Soccer Federation break down The U.S. women's national soccer team is "sorely disappointed" no agreement was reached in mediation talks with the U.S. Soccer Federation.       ...
07:36 2019-08-15

27 incredible photos of the US women's soccer team that just dominated Netherlands in the World Cup final Rico Brouwer/Soccrates/Getty Images The US Women's National Team, or the USWNT, dominated the Netherlands on Sunday to win their second straight Women's World Cup trophy, defeating the Dutch 2-0. It'...
12:12 2019-07-08

Hong Kong soccer fans boo Chinese national anthem at World Cup qualifier Hong Kong soccer fans loudly booed when the Chinese national anthem blared from the speakers prior to the start of a World Cup qualifier match against Iran on Tuesday....
03:48 2019-09-12

Soccer: Beyond World Cup, U.S. team eyes bigger trophy - support for women's game The U.S. women's national soccer team on Tuesday launch their bid for a fourth World Cup, but beyond lifting the trophy the squad are also aiming for a cultural breakthrough for the game....
15:36 2019-06-11

U.S. women's soccer jersey sets sales record amid World Cup fervor The U.S. women's national soccer team added wattage to its World Cup star power on Monday as sports apparel-maker Nike said the team's home jersey is a record-breaking seller on its retail site....
23:12 2019-07-01

Australia soccer players union demands World Cup prize-money parity Australia's soccer players union have launched a campaign calling for prize-money parity at the women's and men's World Cups, and offered support for the country's footballers to take legal action aga...
07:24 2019-06-04

A 96-year-old World War II veteran nails national anthem before USA-Mexico soccer match 96-year-old WWII veteran Pete DuPré brought down the house when he performed the national anthem on his harmonica before the USA-Mexico match.        ...
22:12 2019-05-27

Opinion: U.S. soccer team bench a lot like White Walkers, and that should scare World Cup foes Americans will have luxury of bringing in players like Carli Lloyd, Christen Press and Mallory Pugh as subs at the World Cup next month in France.        ...
23:12 2019-05-26

Italian soccer star scores country’s first hat trick at Women’s World Cup in 5-0 win over Jamaica Italian striker Cristiana Gieralli made history on Friday when she scored her country’s first hat trick – three goals – at a Women’s World Cup tournament....
00:24 2019-06-15

Opinion: US women's soccer team personified America at its best with World Cup championship The U.S. women's World Cup title Sunday is one for the ages, for sure. More than that, though, they’re a team for the ages. For this age.       ...
01:24 2019-07-08

US soccer star Alex Morgan plans to decline any White House invite after World Cup U.S. soccer star Alex Morgan is getting ready to help defend her team’s World Cup title in France next month and if the Americans should win again, she said she’s prepared to decline a possible invita...
18:48 2019-05-23

Former US women's soccer star Abby Wambach says World Cup win gives team leverage in equal pay fight Former U.S. women’s soccer star Abby Wambach said Wednesday the team winning the World Cup over the Netherlands gives them leverage in their fight over equal pay with the U.S. Soccer Federation....
22:48 2019-07-11

Ellen DeGeneres and Other Stars Cheer U.S. Women's Soccer Team's 2019 World Cup Victory USA! USA! USA! The U.S. Women's Soccer team beat The Netherlands to win the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup title with a 2-0 victory on Sunday. This marks the fourth such championship......
05:48 2019-07-08

Women's World Cup: From penalty kicks to yellow cards, basic soccer rules explained Whether you’re watching the FIFA Women’s World Cup, the CONCACAF Gold Cup, or your buddy’s soccer game, keeping all the rules in-check can be frustrating....
09:00 2019-06-07

U.S. soccer couple Sydney Leroux, Dom Dwyer announce new baby before USWNT World Cup game U.S. soccer players Sydney Leroux and Dom Dwyer welcomed a baby girl on Friday, announcing Roux James' birth on social media.       ...
04:12 2019-06-29

A top senator just introduced a bill to require equal pay for the US women's soccer team before the 2026 World Cup AP Photo/David Vincent Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia introduced a bill that would block federal funding for the 2026 World Cup unless the US Soccer Federation provides "equitable pay" ...
00:36 2019-07-11

Opinion: Why U.S.-France World Cup match is biggest game in women's soccer history Friday’s quarterfinal between the world’s top-ranked team and the World Cup host carries a significance that reaches well beyond our country.       ...
22:12 2019-06-27

Bob Marley's daughter saves Jamaican women’s soccer team on World Cup path Cedella Marley, the daughter of legend Bob Marley, played a key role in resurrecting the Jamaican women's soccer team and its quest to the World Cup.        ...
22:48 2019-06-04

Soccer fans chant 'F--- Trump!' during live Fox News segment at a bar in France after the Women's World Cup final Fox News The United States Women's National Team dominated the Netherlands in the World Cup final to win the tournament for the second straight time. After the match, fans chanted "F--- Trump! F--- T...
02:24 2019-07-08

Soccer fans are rightfully irate at FIFA over awful mistake with Women's World Cup tickets Fans who bought tickets to Women's World Cup games in France are just finding out now that their seats might not be next to each other.        ...
14:48 2019-05-21

Turkish president Erdogan attends wedding of soccer star Mesut Ozil, a year after World Cup controversy Former international German soccer player Mesut Ozil was married in Turkey on Friday as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan served as a legal witness in the ceremony....
01:00 2019-06-09

Delivery startup Rappi partners with Visa to offer pre-paid cards in Brazil Delivery startup Rappi is partnering with Visa Inc to offer a prepaid card linked to its digital wallet in Brazil, expanding the product's rollout from Mexico and Colombia, where Rappi was founded, ex...
05:24 2019-06-20

This Is the Most Anticipated Women’s World Cup Ever. But Corruption and Abuse Still Block Women From Soccer The biggest women’s sports tournament of 2019 will begin in Paris on Friday. The top 24 teams in the world will be descending on France to compete for the title of World Champions at the FIFA Wo...
18:24 2019-06-05

Conan: Women's World Cup win may inspire US to get a men's soccer team Conan O'Brien, Desi Lydic of 'The Daily Show' and Jimmy Kimmel take a look at women's soccer, male shortcomings and pay in Best of Late Night.       ...
20:00 2019-07-09

World Cup Soccer Player’s Enthusiastic Reunion with Her Son Deserves the Golden Ball for Reunion Videos If you’re the type of person who weeps over videos of soldiers surprising their kids or their parents, cries every time a baby sees a fan or their mom’s face for the first time, and wells ...
21:24 2019-06-27

U.S. has no plans to cap H-1B work visa program: State Department The Trump administration has no plans to cap H-1B work visas for nations that force foreign companies to store data locally, the State Department said on Thursday....
00:24 2019-06-21

Sri Lanka gives free visa to boost tourism after bomb blasts COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lanka says it will give one-month free visa on arrival to visitors from nearly 50 countries in its latest effort to revive the island nation’s lucrative tourism industry...
17:48 2019-07-31

Venezuelan migrants flood into Ecuador ahead of new visa restrictions More than 85,000 Venezuelan migrants crossed into Ecuador from Colombia in the last month, ahead of new visa restrictions from Quito that took effect on Monday, the Colombian government said....
23:36 2019-08-26

Russia denies visa to another US lawmaker ahead of congressional trip Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., said Tuesday that the Russian government denied him a visa — a day after Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wisc., announced that Russia had denied him a visa request....
00:00 2019-08-28

U.S. women set for May trial vs. U.S. Soccer All 28 members of the United States Women's National Team will go to trial in May 2020 against the United States Soccer Federation after mediation talks broke down over the players' gender discriminat...
21:12 2019-08-20

'FIFA 20' is a lot more than just street soccer For the first time since 2012, street soccer is coming back to the FIFA franchise. Today, at E3 2019, EA Sports revealed a new mode called Volta that will bring small-sided play to FIFA 20, which take...
16:00 2019-06-09

Video Review Is Changing Soccer, and No One Seems to Want It Studies suggest that VAR is slowing down the game and changing refs' calls. But the tech is here to stay: The last big soccer league just adopted it....
17:36 2019-08-09

Are U.S. women’s soccer players really earning less than men? The U.S. Women's National Team alleges they are paid less than the men and are provided with less support, despite their consistent outstanding performance. The full story isn't as straight-forward....
14:00 2019-07-08

Soccer Is Getting Slower and More Fair—and That's a Problem Video replay tech, known as VAR, is taking over soccer. Now the data is in: It's changing the game in controversial ways, and fans aren't totally sold....
11:48 2019-08-10

Why watching soccer could be good for your health With every painstaking second that ticks by you get that bit closer to the edge of your seat. This could be it, this could be the week your favorite soccer team wins that all-important three points....
11:48 2019-08-12

Megan Rapinoe: This moment is ‘so much more than soccer’ Megan Rapinoe with the U.S. women’s soccer team walks onto a float before the start of ticker tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes, Wednesday, July 10, 2019 in New York. The U.S. national team beat ...
18:00 2019-07-10

Soccer Management Sim Is Surprisingly Artsy I don’t know much about soccer, but I love how seriously its fans take it. I can’t count the number of Saturday mornings when I’ve been woken up by shouts coming from the English pub a block from my h...
16:36 2019-09-16

Things are looking up for ‘Pro Evolution Soccer 2020’ After Konami lost the UEFA Champions League licensing rights to EA Sports in 2018, I was quick to count out the future of the Pro Evolution Soccer franchise. That's because, for me, having that E...
15:48 2019-06-12

Mediation Talks Between The USWNT And U.S. Soccer Were A Big Ol' Dud The long-anticipated mediation talks between U.S. Soccer and the USWNT have already ended, as of Wednesday afternoon. You are likely just learning about this week’s meetings for two reasons; first, be...
02:00 2019-08-15

What we're listening to: 'Soccer 101' and 'Athletico Mince' In this month's installment of our audio IRL, we're getting ready for European football with a podcasts. The season starts this week, after all. Senior News Editor Billy Steele is getting a ...
22:48 2019-08-05

Amazon has bought yet another soccer documentary Amazon is getting to set to stream the Premier League this year, and even though it only has 20 mid-week matches, it wants to multiply the impact as much as possible. To that end, it announced that it...
19:48 2019-07-17

U.S. aid program to use $16 billion to boost farmers, expand markets: USDA's Perdue U.S. President Donald Trump's $16 billion aid program will help boost American farmers hit by the ongoing U.S.-China trade war, including market access programs, the U.S. agriculture secretary said in...
15:12 2019-05-23

Soccer: Spain come from behind to beat South Africa Jennifer Hermoso netted two second-half penalties and substitute Lucia Garcia added a last-minute goal as Spain came from behind to beat South Africa 3-1 at the women’s World Cup on Saturday....
22:48 2019-06-08

George Best And The Soccer Battle Of The Sexes That Changed ... Well, Nothing Fifty years ago, on a drizzly Sunday afternoon in Manchester, Eva Haraldsted played soccer against George Best. Haraldsted was 21 years old. She wore a turquoise mini-dress, white soccer boots, and a ...
00:12 2019-09-13

Arizona soccer to play ten televised matches TUCSON – Arizona soccer fans will be able to catch the Cats on TV in most of their Pac-12 matches this year. UA will be playing nine of their 11 Pac-12 matches on the Pac-12 Networks. The Cats o...
23:01 2019-06-27

75 years later, a soccer match remembered in Normandy In the small village of Saint-Pierre-Eglise in July 1944, a group of American servicemen played soccer against a team of French amateurs after the Nazi occupation of France had ended. The match was co...
15:48 2019-06-09

Alex Morgan says pay-to-play is hurting soccer in the US. Is she right? The USA striker thinks the model for young players in America is broken. But figures such as MLS commissioner Don Garber disagreeDon Garber was utterly convinced Alex Morgan was wrong. While basking i...
16:12 2019-08-16

Yes, You Can Use a Soccer Ball as an Air Suspension but It’s a Dumb Idea Lots of automakers these days offer air suspensions, which basically consist of an airbag at each corner, a reservoir, a compressor, and lines between them. There’s also a damper, control arms, and o...
06:12 2019-07-24

Talks break down between USWNT and US Soccer over equal pay Meditation talks between US Soccer and the United States women's soccer team over a gender discrimination lawsuit filed by the players earlier this year have broken down, according to a spokesperson f...
19:24 2019-08-16

The U.S. women’s soccer team just won big. So did Nike. With the U.S. women’s national soccer team taking the 2019 Women’s World Cup, Nike is also winning, with jerseys selling out on its website.       ...
18:12 2019-07-08

Soccer: Sun shining again for Mallorca after years of gloom Abdon Prats, unlike Mallorca's most famous resident and favorite son Rafael Nadal, could still stroll along one of the Balaeric island's crowded tourist beaches undisturbed....
03:00 2019-07-01

For U.S. Women’s Soccer Team, It’s Back to Work The Americans’ World Cup quarterfinal against France had been everyone’s focus for months. But now that the U.S. is into the semifinals, it has to beat England to get where it really wants to be....
11:48 2019-07-02

Baku F1 considering charters for 2020 after soccer problems Azerbaijan Grand Prix promoters are considering laying on charter flights for next year's Formula One race after soccer fans struggled to reach Baku for Wednesday's Europa League final between Chelsea...
16:24 2019-05-28

Adorable Soccer Lad Pulls Out Loose Tooth The Only Way He Knows How The time in a kid’s life where a tooth becomes loose at seemingly a biweekly rate can be quite intimidating, but it can also lead to some wonderful ingenuity. Case in point, we have this young Rangers...
18:12 2019-05-26

Nashville soccer CEO: Stadium cost up as much as $75 million The head of the Nashville Soccer Club says the new MLS stadium is on schedule to open in 2022 and will cost at least $50 million more than original projections       ...
02:36 2019-08-23

The Sports Highlight Of The Day Is This Soccer Cow Winning A Game Of Keep Away If USWNT manager Jill Ellis is in need of an instructional video to teach her players the finer points of shielding the ball from the opposition when trying to waste time down by the corner flag, she ...
07:24 2019-07-03

Soccer: Sporting K.C. host second-place Sounders Sporting Kansas City host the second-place Seattle Sounders on Sunday, looking to start the climb from 11th place, five points below the red line. Seattle simply looks to stay hot....
05:12 2019-05-26

US Women's Soccer team arrives in US after win The U.S. Women's national team has arrived home following their World Cup win against the Netherlands. (July 8)        ...
03:00 2019-07-09

3 soccer teammates killed by driver while waiting for bus NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (AP) — A driver has crashed into three South Florida soccer teammates who were waiting for their bus, killing the teens. The Miami Herald reports the crash occurred Saturday morning ...
01:36 2019-05-26

Pima College Men’s Soccer team pre-season #1 TUCSON – After winning 26 of 28 games last season and taking home a national title the Pima College Men’s soccer team is now the pre-season #1 ranked team in the nation. Here’s more ...
14:12 2019-08-13

Report: President Salty Over Soccer Fans The President of the United States went off on a Twitter rant about the media on Sunday evening. This isn’t news, because the President loves to yell into his computer box about things he saw on his T...
21:00 2019-07-09

Italian Soccer Fans Are Being Racist As Hell Again Romelu Lukaku is two games into his career with Inter Milan, and his arrival in Italy should be received as a blessing by Italian soccer fans. Here is one of the most talented young strikers in world ...
22:36 2019-09-02

U.S. women's soccer equal pay fight: What's the latest, and what's next? The USWNT's World Cup victory brought the issue of equal pay to the forefront in women's sports. What has happened so far? And where is it headed? All of your questions, answered....
14:12 2019-08-16

Sunday feast of U.S. soccer has a bitter aftertaste for some The Women's World Cup final sharing the day with the championships of the men's Gold Cup and Copa America calls to mind years of neglect of women's soccer by the sport’s governing bodies....
02:36 2019-07-08

Megan Rapinoe: USA soccer's 'only crime was explosion of joy' Soccer star Megan Rapinoe responded to criticism about the United States Women's National Team running up the score on Thailand at the World Cup by saying the team's only crime was an "explosion of jo...
20:48 2019-06-12

Struggling Goals Soccer Centres up for sale Five-a-side football pitch operator Goals Soccer Centres has put itself up for sale, weeks after it disclosed accounting issues going back almost a decade....
21:36 2019-08-29

Konami's Soccer Series Has Had A Very Dumb Name Change Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer (or just PES) is one of the longest-running and most successful sports games on the planet, so sure, change its name to eFootball PES, what harm could it do....
07:48 2019-06-13

How to Stream the U.S. Women's Soccer Team Parade The U.S. Women’s Soccer team has broken records and captured our hearts in its run up to Sunday’s World Cup Finals victory; in return, we owe them a good old fashioned ticker tape parade....
18:36 2019-07-10

Bidders get chance to own Goals Soccer Centres The UK's second-largest five-a-side football venue owner‎ is being circled by potential bidders after its lender drafted in advisers to explore a review of its options....
18:48 2019-06-15

Andy Cohen Jokes He's Officially a "Soccer Mom" Andy Cohen will be celebrating Father's Day a little differently this year. The first-time dad welcomed his son, Benjamin, back in February and life has certainly changed for the......
16:48 2019-06-14

Waiting For The Revolution At Soccer Analytics Bootcamp When the 2019 Champions League final between Liverpool and Tottenham kicked off, I wasn’t jammed into a sports bar downing beers with hundreds of other soccer-mad Americans, as I had originally planne...
20:48 2019-07-10

Soccer Idiots Agree: The USWNT Is Cool, VAR Is Not It’s Independence Day, the day on which every American feels especially proud to be American, which also now means every taking it upon yourself, as an American, to make sure that every other American...
00:00 2019-07-05

U.S. soccer trashes any talk of tanking vs. Sweden A loss to its longtime rival in the group stage finale would delay a potential matchup with powerful France. But Abby Dalhkemper said, “It’s in our team’s DNA to want to win.”...
02:48 2019-06-20

Soccer: U.S. players want more investment in women's game The 1999 U.S. women's team may defy comparison in the eyes of many soccer fans but, 20 years after their famous World Cup triumph, the challenges they faced are all too familiar with pay and condition...
04:36 2019-05-25

Can American Soccer's Salvation Be Found In The Streets? Every Wednesday after the snow disappears, the message goes out: Who can play soccer this week? “Want” appears nowhere in the question; it’s assumed that everyone is desperate to get out and play. A p...
23:12 2019-06-11

Former US women’s soccer stars to take part in new CTE study Using your noggin’ might not be a good thing if you’re a female soccer player, according to researchers. The Boston University School of Medicine is kick-starting a study on the potentiall...
01:36 2019-06-29

Former Oceania exec gets soccer ban for financial misconduct FIFA has banned former Oceania Football Confederation general secretary Tai Nicholas from the game for eight years for financial misconduct        ...
01:12 2019-05-30

Sex, drugs and soccer: The life and times of Maradona An unacknowledged son, photo ops with the mafia and humongous cocaine binges: it's incredible that Diego Maradona found time to become the greatest footballer of his generation....
04:12 2019-06-20

Iran: Female soccer fan dies after setting herself on fire An Iranian woman known as the "Blue Girl" set herself on fire after being handed a prison sentence for trying to enter a soccer stadium. Her death sparked outrage on social media, with some calling fo...
16:36 2019-09-10

FIFA and AFD to promote women's soccer in Africa: Infantino FIFA and the French Development Agency (AFD) have pledged ahead of the June 7-July 7 World Cup in France to promote women's soccer in Africa on a long-term basis, the governing body's president Gianni...
00:48 2019-06-05

| WATCH: Infantino not aware of women getting less TV exposure in soccer FIFA President Gianni Infantino has vowed to look further into television exposure of the 2019 Women's World Cup. The competition in France starts on Friday....
19:48 2019-06-05

Soccer: First-half goals give Venezuela 3-0 friendly win over U.S. Venezuela scored three goals without reply in a whirlwind first half to grab a convincing 3-0 win over the United States in a friendly in Cincinnati on Sunday....
23:12 2019-06-09

England soccer teams tie up $76 million sponsorship deal with BT The English Football Association (FA) signed a five-year deal with telecoms firm BT Tuesday to become the exclusive lead partner for all England soccer teams and its Wembley Stadium home....
14:36 2019-06-04

Soccer - Coman scores again as France beat Andorra 3-0 France forward Kingsley Coman grabbed his third goal in two matches as he inspired the hosts to a 3-0 win against Andorra in their Euro 2020 Group H qualifier on Tuesday....
03:00 2019-09-11

D’Angelo Russell and Joe Harris enjoying a soccer adventure D’Angelo Russell and Joe Harris have embarked on a unique European road trip, with a sports twist. The two Nets have been on a jaunt through Spain, an NBA All-Star and 3-point champion indulging their...
06:00 2019-06-02

Mediation Talks Between U.S. Women’s Team and U.S. Soccer Break Down The sessions had offered hope that the sides could resolve the team’s federal gender discrimination suit, but little progress and fiery news releases suggest that fight will continue....
04:48 2019-08-15

Soccer-playing robots take the field in annual competition These soccer stars are very dependable — if not a little robotic — on the field. The 2019 RoboCup, the world’s largest annual robotics competition, kicked off Thursday in Australia with robot teams fr...
22:48 2019-07-04

Soccer headgear may not reduce sport-related concussion (Reuters Health) - In season-long tests, soccer headgear didn't reduce the overall number or severity of concussions experienced by high school players, U.S. researchers say....
22:36 2019-07-04

FC Tucson with big soccer promotion for families at Friday’s game TUCSON – The FC Tucson pro soccer team is back home at the Kino Sports Complex this Friday against Orlando City B. Families are excited about the big promotion.  If you buy tickets online at WWW...
04:24 2019-05-29

Talks between women's team, US Soccer end without resolution Players for the World Cup champion women's national team say mediation talks with the U.S. Soccer Federation in their dispute over equal pay are over       ...
07:36 2019-08-15

US soccer app brings fans closer to the action, players The U.S. soccer organization has launched its first-ever mobile app to rally up fans from across the nation and bring greater visibility to this winning team....
22:36 2019-05-28

Soccer team’s celebratory stripper party got a little weird Seventh-division Spanish soccer celebrations are just as odd as you might think. After winning on Saturday to earn promotion to the sixth tier of Spanish soccer, Esportiu Llanca decided to celebrate w...
21:24 2019-05-30

Platini: "It hurts," soccer star says of police questioning After a day of police questioning centering on his former role as a top decision-maker in soccer, Michel Platini was released from custody without charge in the early hours of Wednesday and said he fo...
12:36 2019-06-19

For women’s soccer to keep growing, elite clubs must compete more often To help maintain the momentum of this summer's World Cup, the women's game needs more events like this week's Women’s International Champions Cup showcase in North Carolina....
13:48 2019-08-16

Activist fights for women to be able to enter soccer stadiums Iranian football activist Maryam Shojaei urges FIFA to end the ban on female football fans being allowed to watch games in Iran, following the death of Sahar Khodayari....
06:48 2019-09-14

3 killed, 10 injured in raucous Honduran soccer riot Three people were killed and at least 10 others injured — including several players — in a raucous soccer riot involving two rival clubs in the Honduran capital. One of the injured was a b...
21:48 2019-08-18

Honduran Soccer Riots Leave Three Dead, At Least 10 Injured The lead up to a Honduran soccer game turned violent as supporters from two rival clubs clashed both with one another and with police inside and outside of the National Stadium in Tegucigalpa. Reuters...
19:24 2019-08-19

3 teen soccer players fatally struck by out-of-control SUV Three teenage soccer players on their way to a tournament in Miami were struck and killed by an out-of-control vehicle, according to police. The young athletes were waiting at a bus stop around 5:30 a...
16:00 2019-05-27

Play Now, Pay Later: How Loans Became Soccer’s Favored Accounting Tool Loan-to-buy deals are on the rise, favored because they allow top clubs to comply with Financial Fair Play regulations without losing any of their purchasing power....
20:36 2019-08-24

Soccer: Hegerberg-less Norway canter past Nigeria Ada Hegerberg was not needed as Norway kicked off their women's World Cup Group A campaign with a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Nigeria on Saturday....
01:36 2019-06-09

Soccer: Italy upset Australia with Bonansea double Barbara Bonansea scored twice to give Italy a surprise, last-gasp 2-1 victory against Australia in their opening Group C game at the women's World Cup on Sunday....
16:48 2019-06-09

2 Russian soccer players let out on parole in brawl case Two Russian national team soccer players have been let out on parole after serving part of their prison sentences for a series of brawls       ...
17:00 2019-09-06

2 Russian soccer players paroled in brawl case Two Russian national team soccer players have been paroled after serving part of their prison sentences for a series of brawls       ...
14:12 2019-09-06

Turkey accuses Iceland of disrespect to soccer team Turkey accused Icelandic officials on Monday of showing disrespect to its visiting soccer team, after players said they were kept waiting at passport control for three hours and had their bags searche...
18:36 2019-06-10

Kinsey Wolanski, famous soccer streaker, isn’t done streaking The streaker who disrupted the Champions League final in Madrid says she has no regrets — and believes the prank will help her retire at 30. As stunned Liverpool and Tottenham stars looked on, Kinsey ...
03:24 2019-06-11

Soccer: No more hand-me-downs for Scotland's women, says Jones When Rhonda Jones won the first of her 117 caps, women's football was so neglected in Scotland that the national side were forced to wear cast-off uniforms from the men's team....
13:00 2019-06-04

Platini: 'It hurts,' soccer star says of police questioning After a day of police questioning centering on his former role as a top decision-maker in soccer, Michel Platini was released from custody without charge in the early hours of Wednesday and said he fo...
18:24 2019-06-20

U.S. Women's Soccer Faces Grudge Matchup With Sweden The U.S. doesn’t need to beat Sweden on Thursday, its last group-stage match of the World Cup, to advance. But the game is a grudge match against the team that knocked them out of the 2016 Olympics....
18:00 2019-06-20

Bucks Owner Is in the Best Bind: His Soccer Team Also Has a Big Game It could be a crazy weekend for Wes Edens, who owns the N.B.A. Eastern Conference finalists and soccer’s Aston Villa, which will play for Premier League promotion on Monday....
19:36 2019-05-24

Sex, drugs and soccer: The life and times of Diego Maradona An unacknowledged son, photo ops with the mafia and humongous cocaine binges: it's incredible that Diego Maradona found time to become the greatest footballer of his generation....
15:12 2019-06-12

Soccer: D.C. United's Rooney suspended a second game after red card D.C. United's Wayne Rooney has been suspended for one additional match for violent conduct following the straight red card he received last week for elbowing New York Red Bulls' Cristian Casseres, Maj...
20:00 2019-08-28

Brazil transgender soccer team fights prejudice RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Bigtboys transgender men’s soccer team is counting on Brazil’s love of soccer to help fight prejudice amid a growing conservative tide. For the two dozen players,...
17:24 2019-06-12

Soccer: U.S. women say lawsuit won't distract from title defense U.S. women's national soccer team players said their focus will be on the field when they start their World Cup title defense in Paris next week despite their high-profile lawsuit against their soccer...
22:48 2019-06-08

223 Polish soccer fans arrested after clashes in Skopje North Macedonia police say 223 Polish soccer fans were arrested in the capital of Skopje late Friday for public disturbances ahead of a 2020 European Championship qualifier between Poland and North Ma...
18:48 2019-06-08

Soccer: Brazil's Neymar limps off injured in win over Qatar Brazil lost Neymar to an early ankle injury but were still too strong for Asian champions Qatar on Wednesday in a comfortable 2-0 friendly win in Brasilia....
07:24 2019-06-06

Soccer-Man United complete signing of Palace's Wan-Bissaka Manchester United have signed defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka from Crystal Palace on an initial five-year contract, the Premier League club announced on Saturday....
14:12 2019-06-29

Soccer: Nicholson strike gives Jamaica win over United States A goal from Shamar Nicholson early in the second half gave Jamaica a 1-0 win over the United States in a warm-up match for the Gold Cup on Wednesday....
07:24 2019-06-06

England soccer team embarrassed by fan disorder in Portugal The English Football Association says fans of the country's national soccer team have again become an 'embarrassment' after a night of disorder at the UEFA Nations League tournament in ...
14:00 2019-06-06

England soccer association condemns troublemakers as an ‘embarrassment’ England's Football Association have labeled trouble-making fans at the Nations League in Portugal "an embarrassment" after they clashed with police on Wednesday night....
14:00 2019-06-06

Soccer: U.S. women's team right to fight for equality, says Duggan England forward Toni Duggan has said she supports the U.S. women's soccer team in their battle for equal pay with their male counterparts but does not think that England's women players should adopt a...
14:00 2019-06-06

Soccer-U.S. billionaire Commisso buys Italy's Fiorentina Billionaire Rocco Commisso has bought Italian Serie A soccer club ACF Fiorentina from the Della Valle family, his U.S. cable company Mediacom Communications announced on Thursday....
14:36 2019-06-06

U.S. Women's Soccer Players Sought Lawsuit Talks As the World Cup approached, U.S. women’s soccer players tried to meet with U.S. Soccer president Cordeiro to end their long pay fight with the federation....
22:24 2019-06-27

Lennart Johansson, Leader in European Soccer, Is Dead at 89 As president of the Union of European Football Associations, he oversaw the creation of the Champions League, soccer’s most lucrative and prestigious competition....
00:00 2019-06-07

Celebrities part owners of Seattle soccer team New Seattle Sounders part owners Russell Wilson, Ciara and Macklemore discuss joining the ownership group of Seattle's MLS franchise. (Aug. 19)       ...
17:48 2019-08-22

Wambach, Gulati elected to US Soccer Hall of Fame HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Retired forward Abby Wambach and former U.S. Soccer Federation president Sunil Gulati have been chosen for the U.S. National Soccer Hall of Fame. The pair will be inducted Sept. ...
23:00 2019-05-26

African soccer boss free after corruption questioning French authorities released the head of African soccer's ruling body, Ahmad Ahmad, after several hours' questioning as part of a corruption investigation, a source at the prosecutor's office said on F...
17:24 2019-06-07

J.J. Watt Is Engaged to Pro Soccer Player Kealia Ohai J.J. Watt is "the luckiest man in the world." After dating for over three years, the Texans football star got down on one knee to ask for Kealia Ohai's hand in marriage. And,......
19:48 2019-05-27

German Soccer Star Is the Groom. Turkey’s President Is the Best Man. The Arsenal player Mesut Ozil whipped up a political storm and debate over racism in Germany over his meeting with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in May 2018....
16:00 2019-06-08

Soccer fan falls 40 feet from stands right on top of teenage girl This is the terrifying moment a fan fell 40 feet from the top tier of a soccer stadium in Brazil before landing on a 13-year-old girl. The two supporters were rushed to the hospital during the match b...
18:48 2019-09-03

Soccer player gunned down in latest Amsterdam violence A former Dutch professional footballer who played for clubs in Portugal, Hungary and England has been shot dead in the latest violence to afflict Amsterdam, police said....
18:36 2019-09-19

Istanbul bar owners braced for English soccer fans Running out of beer is simply not an option for Istanbul's bar owners with Chelsea and Liverpool facing off against each other in the first all-English UEFA Super Cup final on Wednesday....
17:36 2019-08-13

Bottles Down, Cleats On: U.S. Soccer Team Takes Its Joy on the Road The champions reconvened in California to open their five-game World Cup victory tour on Saturday at the Rose Bowl. Everyone was invited to the party....
17:12 2019-08-03

The Latest: US soccer team parades up Canyon of Heroes Fans of the World Cup champion U.S. women's soccer team are gathered at City Hall in New York for a ceremony where Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio will give the players symbolic keys to the city ...
17:24 2019-07-10

NBA commissioner bullish on WNBA after women’s soccer success SUN VALLEY, Idaho — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver isn’t giving up on the WNBA. Critics have called the money-losing women’s basketball league a failure, but Silver said he’s “doubling down” on it...
00:00 2019-07-12

US Soccer president Carlos Cordeiro booed over equal pay The head of US Soccer was interrupted by boos and chants of “Equal pay!” during a ceremony for the US women’s World Cup champions in Manhattan on Wednesday. Carlos Cordeiro, the pres...
20:24 2019-07-10

How El Paso's soccer community is turning loss into action El Paso’s soccer community has come together, led by El Paso Locomotive FC, in the week since last Saturday’s incomprehensible tragedyHad his career gone to plan, Sebastián Velasquez would probably no...
15:12 2019-08-10

Soccer Team's Postgame Fireworks Canceled Due To Plague If you were hoping to catch some fireworks after Saturday night’s Montreal Impact-Colorado Rapids soccer match, bad news: It’s off because of the damn plague....
20:48 2019-08-02

US Soccer team comes home to huge crowds, parade Fans of the World Cup champion U.S. women's national soccer team chanted "Equal Pay!" as Cordeiro spoke at a celebration of the team at New York's City Hall. (July 10)    ...
23:01 2019-07-10

Kate Markgraf Hired as G.M. of U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Markgraf, who will oversee the search for a coach to replace Jill Ellis, will report to Earnie Stewart, who was promoted to the new role of U.S. Soccer sporting director....
06:48 2019-08-13

U.S. soccer team sign 14-year old on professional contract Orange County Soccer Club have signed 14-year old Francis Jacobs, making him the youngest professional male signing in United States soccer history, the California club said on Tuesday....
06:48 2019-08-14

Soccer god Maradona’s rise and fall in Asif Kapadia’s doc CANNES, France (AP) — Asif Kapadia’s first two documentary features, “Senna” and “Amy,” revolutionized the nonfiction format by eschewing talking heads and turning archiv...
18:48 2019-05-21

US women’s soccer team scores their own special Wheaties box The U.S. women’s national soccer team is joining a list of other world-class athletes who, since the 1950s, have graced the cover of the Wheaties cereal box....
16:48 2019-08-02

Monitoring group says racism on rise in English soccer English soccer's anti-racism monitors say cases of discrimination have risen for the seventh straight year       ...
14:24 2019-07-24

For Europe’s Soccer Chief, the Outrage Arrives in Waves A Champions League restructuring and a looming fight with Manchester City have UEFA’s Aleksander Ceferin sitting atop a soccer economy that feels as if it’s pulling itself apart....
20:36 2019-05-21

It's Wild How Soccer Players Besides The USWNT Roster Can Be Political, Too It’s been a long 24 hours in America, and at least one soccer player is fed up. Major League Soccer Philadelphia Union midfielder Alejandro Bedoya scored a goal in the third minute against D.C. United...
12:48 2019-08-05

Sister of Iranian Soccer Star Wants Women at His Matches For four decades, Iran has prohibited female fans from buying tickets and attending men’s matches. FIFA wants the ban lifted. So far, Iran has not budged....
00:24 2019-07-16

African soccer VP cleared of head-butting referee The African soccer confederation has cleared one of its vice presidents of head-butting a referee because of insufficient evidence       ...
01:48 2019-08-07

ESPN+ adding Bundesliga to its growing soccer portfolio ESPN+ is on the verge of adding what is arguably the second best international soccer league for television, The Post has learned. Sources say that ESPN+ is in the final stages of picking up Germany’s...
19:12 2019-07-31

Youth charity partners with Sony Music to help vulnerable teens ahead of Notting Hill Carnival A charity which helps steer vulnerable young people away from a life of crime is working with Sony Music UK to keep teenagers off the streets during the summer holidays....
21:00 2019-08-24

Poland honors national soccer player murdered in Holocaust Jozef Klotz, a Polish Jewish soccer player who scored the national team's first ever goal in an international match but was later murdered by the Nazis, was honored by Poland's soccer association on M...
19:36 2019-06-10

US soccer game keeps Jets’ new kicker from testing out MetLife Stadium The U.S. men’s national soccer team has given the Jets’ new kicker the boot. Recent waiver claim Kaare Vedvik has never kicked at MetLife Stadium, so the Jets had hoped to get him there for a few kick...
08:36 2019-09-06

La Liga fined €250k for using its app to catch illegal soccer streams Spanish soccer league La Liga has been fined for inappropriately using its app to catch illegal streaming. The Spanish data protection agency charged La Liga with a fine of 250 thousand euros for viol...
07:48 2019-06-12

English soccer star Daniel Sturridge’s stolen dog returned After being separated for a day, soccer star Daniel Sturridge has reunited with his dog. Sturridge, who last played for Champions League winners Liverpool, posted in a series of Instagram videos on Tu...
19:48 2019-07-11

Soccer: Late strikes spare Sweden's blushes in 2-0 win over Chile Kosovare Asllani and Madelen Janogy scored late on as fancied Sweden labored to a 2-0 victory over women’s World Cup debutants Chile in their Group F encounter at Roazhon Park in Rennes on Tuesday....
04:24 2019-06-12

Watch: Carli Lloyd scores twice in U.S. women's soccer win over Portugal Soccer star Carli Lloyd scored twice to lead the U.S. Women's National Team to a 3-0 win against Portugal in an international friendly in Saint Paul, Minn....
19:00 2019-09-04

Abby Wambach to be inducted into National Soccer Hall of Fame Abby Wambach, the all-time leading goal scorer in women's international soccer, will be inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame.        ...
16:00 2019-05-26

Soccer club president latest tie to French corruption probe The president of French soccer champion Paris Saint-Germain is the latest sports official implicated in a sprawling five-year corruption probe that keeps spreading       ...
11:12 2019-05-25

U.S. soccer star Allie Long robbed of wedding ring, key to NYC United States Women's National Team soccer star Allie Long said her wedding ring, cash and her key to New York City were stolen from her hotel room during the team's victory celebrations....
14:12 2019-07-12

Macron apologizes to Albania on wrong anthem at soccer game Albania's prime minister says French President Emmanuel Macron has apologized to him after the wrong national anthem was played ahead of a European Championship qualifier between the two countries on ...
14:00 2019-09-09

Christian views may have kept star player off US women’s soccer team, some say As the U.S. women’s World Cup champions continue to celebrate their recent triumph, some observers are wondering whether a top-tier American player was left off the team because of her religious views...
09:36 2019-07-11

For U.S. Men’s Soccer Team, Gold Cup Offers Path Back From the Abyss Trinidad, which sent the Americans crashing out of the last World Cup, has been vanquished. Now Panama poses the first real challenge for a new-look team....
20:12 2019-06-27

Soccer- Roma's 'social' service reunites missing boy with family Henrikh Mkhitaryan's close-season transfer to AS Roma has made a lasting impact off the pitch, helping a missing Kenyan boy reunite with his family thanks to the Italian club's social media campaign....
12:48 2019-09-17

U.S. Soccer agrees to mediation with women’s team over pay, gender discrimination: WSJ The U.S. Soccer Federation has reached a tentative agreement for mediation with the women's national team to resolve complaints in a lawsuit over equal pay with the men's team, the Wall Street Journal...
21:48 2019-06-21

U.S. Soccer agrees to mediation with U.S. women’s team over gender discrimination: WSJ The U.S. Soccer Federation has reached a tentative agreement for mediation with 28 players in the U.S. women's soccer team to resolve complaints in a lawsuit in which the women are seeking equal pay w...
20:36 2019-06-21

U.S. Team and Soccer Federation Agree to Mediation in Pay-Equity Suit The U.S. Soccer Federation and the 28 players in the U.S. women’s soccer team player pool suing it for pay discrimination have tentatively agreed to pursue mediation after the World Cup ends, accordin...
19:48 2019-06-21

Attacks on referees on the rise in German amateur soccer leagues The German Football Association has said thousands of referees were verbally and physically attacked during the 2018/2019 season. Players also suffered violence and discrimination the association said...
00:00 2019-07-10

Pioneering female soccer referee Yamashita hoping to inspire Japanese referee Yoshimi Yamashita is hoping her trailblazing work as part of the first all-female trio to officiate a men's match in Asian continental competition last week will encourage girls to fe...
18:12 2019-05-21

The U.S. women’s soccer team’s battle for equality is transcending sport The lasting impact of the World Cup champions could go beyond boosting soccer participation and selling merchandise to helping shape larger cultural and social issues....
01:24 2019-07-10

Norway's government defeated by wide margin (on the soccer pitch) The Norwegian government suffered a heavy defeat on Thursday, but it was on the football pitch rather than in parliament as a team of recovering addicts defeated them 7-0 in a soccer match....
01:24 2019-08-09

The U.S. women’s soccer team’s battle for equality is transcending sports The World Cup champions' impact could go beyond boosting soccer participation and selling merchandise to helping shape larger cultural and social issues....
10:24 2019-07-10

‘Soccer mom’ caught on camera using power saw to break into Botox clinic A Mercedes-Benz-driving “soccer mom” used a power saw to break into a Botox clinic in Texas and rip off anti-aging products, authorities said. The woman, who cops say is between 35 and 45 years old, c...
19:36 2019-08-28

Milan soccer clubs submit $1.3BN, 60,000-seat stadium plan AC Milan and Inter Milan are jointly asking city officials for permission to build a 60,000-seat stadium replacing the iconic San Siro       ...
17:24 2019-07-10

Soccer-Man United's Smalling completes loan move to AS Roma Serie A side AS Roma have completed the signing of Manchester United defender Chris Smalling on a season-long loan deal, the two clubs announced on Friday....
22:24 2019-08-30

Hope Solo: U.S. women's soccer celebrations during Thailand win was unnecessary Former U.S. women's soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo didn't approve of the celebrations her former team held during its 13-0 blowout victory over Thailand....
00:48 2019-06-14

U.S. Soccer Hires Lobbyists To Fight Equal Pay Bill In Congress As the USWNT continues its fight for equal pay against U.S. Soccer, which is supposed to enter into mediation soon, Democratic lawmakers in both the House and the Senate have introduced legislation th...
08:12 2019-08-08

Soccer-Man United complete Welsh winger James signing Manchester United have completed the signing of Wales international winger Daniel James from Championship side Swansea City, the Premier League club said on Wednesday....
17:48 2019-06-12

New York showers confetti, love on U.S. women's soccer team Amid confetti and chants of "equal pay," New York honored the U.S. women's soccer team on Wednesday with a ticker-tape parade up the "Canyon of Heroes," celebrating its World Cup triumph and hailing t...
20:36 2019-07-10

Mayor to replace U.S. soccer star Allie Long's key to NYC after burglary New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to replace a key to the city, which was given to United States women's soccer star Allie Long and stolen the next day while the team was celebrating its World ...
23:48 2019-07-12

FIFA, U.S. Soccer sued by promoter in anti-trust case The U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) illegally conspired with football’s governing body FIFA to prevent foreign clubs and leagues from holding competitive matches in the United States, a lawsuit filed by...
10:24 2019-09-10

Iranian soccer fan 'Blue Girl' dies after setting herself on fire A female Iranian soccer fan who set herself on fire last week after being arrested for sneaking into a stadium dressed as a man has died from her injuries, causing widespread outrage....
19:24 2019-09-10

She Wanted to Watch a Soccer Match in Iran. She Paid With Her Life. Women are banned from attending sports events in Iran, but Sahar Khodayari, 29, sneaked into a stadium to see her favorite soccer team play. She was sentenced to prison, and died after setting herself...
19:48 2019-09-10

France's Women Are On A Mission To Establish Worldwide Soccer Dominance If the 100 percent non-existent aliens that purportedly flit about Earth’s skies were in fact real, and if they somehow mustered enough gumption in their lily liver-equivalent alien organs to descend ...
19:36 2019-06-04

Hong Kong soccer fans stage protest against China Thousands of Hong Kong football fans booed loudly and turned their backs when the Chinese national anthem was played before a World Cup qualifier match against Iran on Tuesday, taking the city's ...
05:24 2019-09-11

The Latest: Tunisian soccer fans protest over Africa final Supporters of Tunisian side Esperance are protesting outside a hotel in Paris where African soccer officials are deciding whether their Champions League final victory should stand    &...
14:00 2019-06-04

Soccer: UEFA confirms new laws will not be implemented at Nations League This week's Nations League finals and Euro 2020 qualifiers will not feature changes to the laws of the game which officially came into effect from June, European soccer governing body UEFA said on Tue...
13:00 2019-06-04

Ex-USC soccer coach to plead guilty in college bribery case BOSTON (AP) — A former women’s soccer coach at the University of Southern California is expected to plead guilty for his role in a sweeping admissions bribery scheme. The U.S. Justice Department...
00:00 2019-06-04

Spanish police arrest soccer players for match-fixing MADRID (AP) — The Spanish league says several soccer players have been arrested for suspected match-fixing in Spain. The league says the arrests were carried out by the National Police on Tuesday, and...
11:36 2019-05-28

Sierra Leone soccer head acquitted on corruption charges FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — The head of the Sierra Leone soccer federation has been acquitted on corruption charges, opening the way for FIFA to lift an international ban on the West African country...
11:36 2019-05-28

Sierra Leone soccer head acquitted of corruption charges The head of the Sierra Leone soccer federation has been acquitted of corruption charges, opening the way for FIFA to lift an international ban on the country        ...
14:00 2019-05-28

José Antonio Reyes, Spanish soccer icon, dead at 35 MADRID — José Antonio Reyes, the former Spain midfielder who won five Europa League titles and was part of Arsenal’s unbeaten “Invincibles” squad, was killed in a traffic accident at...
18:36 2019-06-01

Vegas considers stadium-area plan, bid for MLS soccer team Las Vegas is considering giving a developer exclusive rights to develop a proposal to reshape an aging downtown stadium area to boost a bid for a Major League Soccer expansion franchise....
13:48 2019-05-31

Injured soccer players risk re-injury with too few practices before matches (Reuters Health) - Injured soccer players with few practices before they return to competition are more likely to get hurt than those who get in additional training sessions, a recent study suggests....
01:24 2019-09-13

USA men's team hit back at US Soccer's 'false accounting' in equal-pay suit US women’s team involved in lawsuit with bosses over equal payUS Soccer releases its analysis as tension mounts between sidesMen’s team releases statement in support of USWNT’s complaintThe United Sta...
18:12 2019-07-31

Moroccan Soccer Player Tries To Quit In The Middle Of A Preseason Ass-Kicking Turkish side Fenerbahce took on German giants Bayern Munich in a preseason friendly yesterday. Things did not go well for the Fenerbahce players, who were dominated throughout the game and lost 6-1. T...
18:12 2019-07-31

Jonathan Lewis added to US soccer training camp roster CHICAGO (AP) — Colorado forward Jonathan Lewis has been added to the U.S. training camp roster ahead of the CONCACAF Gold Cup, leaving coach Gregg Berhalter to make eight cuts before submitting his fi...
22:24 2019-06-02

Nations League Seeks Foothold in Crowded Soccer Landscape The new European event, which concludes on Sunday, is expected to be held every two years, and the 2020-21 event may even be a part of World Cup qualifying....
21:48 2019-06-05

J.J. Watt announces engagement to soccer star Kealia Ohai Houston Texans star J.J. Watt announced on Sunday night that he is engaged to longtime girlfriend and women’s soccer player Kealia Ohai. Watt, 30, shared the news on social media with pictures of the ...
15:36 2019-05-27

The Fiver | Grabbing the attention of a slightly jaded soccer star Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!In the summer of 1968, Tottenham midfielder Dave Mackay agreed to become player-manager of his beloved boyhood team Hearts. Upon hearing the news on ...
17:24 2019-08-06

The U.S.-Mexico soccer rivalry endures, even with more reps and lower stakes The enthusiasm gap between the beloved U.S. women, coming off their second straight World Cup title, and the U.S. men is vast. But Coach Gregg Berhalter's team is seeking to change that....
04:48 2019-09-07

Pushed by Consumers, Some Sponsors Join Soccer’s Fight Over Equal Pay Nike made an ad. Visa demanded new contract terms. Secret donated more than $500,000. Will more sponsors join the fight, and will their contributions be decisive?...
09:36 2019-08-05

Soccer-Solskjaer confident Pogba will still be at United for season start Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is expecting to name Paul Pogba in the line-up for the first game of the new Premier League campaign against Chelsea next weekend, despite the Frenchman'...
12:00 2019-08-04

Soccer: Brazil's Marta will not start Jamaica game - coach Brazil forward Marta will not start her team's opening game against Jamaica at the women's World Cup on Sunday because of a thigh problem, coach Vadao said on Saturday....
17:48 2019-06-08

Soccer-Maguire move to United would be incredible business-Rodgers Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers has described their England centre back Harry Maguire as a "special player" they do not want to lose but conceded they have no choice after Manchester United met...
15:24 2019-08-03

'FIFA 20' revives 'Street' soccer games on September 27th EA has explored seemingly every angle of official soccer (yes, football) pitches in the FIFA series, so what's left to do? Take it to unofficial pitches, of course. The company is releasing FIFA ...
17:48 2019-06-08

Syrian soccer goalie who became rebel icon dies in battle A Syrian rebel spokesman says a famous soccer goalkeeper who became an icon of the rebellion against President Bashar Assad has died of wounds suffered in a battle with government forces....
14:00 2019-06-08

Soccer - MLS bans Torres for 10 matches over failed drug test Major League Soccer on Friday said that it was suspending Panamanian Roman Torres for 10 games after the Seattle Sounders defender tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance....
04:12 2019-08-03

Burnout: Soccer stars 'reaching threshold of human endurance' Professional footballers around the world are reaching breaking point under the strain of constant matches, according to a new "At the Limit" report by FIFPRO....
19:36 2019-08-02

Soccer star Clinton N’Jie: I posted my sex tape online because I was drunk The rules of social media don’t tend to include: Keep videos of yourself having sex off Snapchat, because, well, it’s implied. Maybe that should change. Dynamo Moscow striker Clinton NR...
22:36 2019-08-01

Crazed soccer fan cracks head open diving into fountain A Sunderland fan cracked his head open after diving directly into a Trafalgar Square fountain in London in just his boxers. The supporter launched himself into the water ahead of the Black Cats’...
07:01 2019-05-27

Promoter Sues U.S. Soccer for Blocking Foreign-Club Matches A promotions company owned by New York developer Stephen Ross is suing the U.S. Soccer Federation for allegedly conspiring with FIFA and the commercial arm of Major League Soccer to block foreign-club...
22:48 2019-09-09

US women's soccer team caps off send-off series with 3-0 win over Mexico Cheers of “Let’s Go U.S.” from an energetic crowd in New Jersey’s Red Bull Arena gave the U.S. women’s national soccer team an emphatic farewell as the 23 ladies head off to Europe for the 2019 Women’...
12:24 2019-05-27

Soccer-Butt named United's head of first team development Manchester United have promoted Nicky Butt to the new position of head of first team development, reporting directly to manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, the club announced on Monday....
22:36 2019-07-22

These Girls’ Soccer Players Joined Boys’ Leagues. And Dominated. Spanish clubs like Barcelona, Atlético Madrid and Athletic Bilbao are increasingly testing their girls’ teams in leagues filled with boys’ teams. Is this the future of women’s soccer development?...
06:24 2019-06-06

Soccer: Sociedad ready to write new history in rebooted stadium After revamping their stadium by cutting out a much-maligned running track and elevating its capacity to 40,000, Real Sociedad finally have a home to be proud of and they believe it can help their bid...
09:48 2019-09-13

Cameroonian girls defy prejudice to pursue soccer dreams When Gaelle Asheri first started playing soccer in the dirt streets near her home in Cameroon's capital, she was the only girl on the informal neighborhood teams which used stones for goal posts and k...
11:36 2019-05-22

Four dead as rival fans riot at Honduras soccer game Four people died and others injured, including three players, as a result of violence that broke out at a soccer game in Honduras.       ...
02:36 2019-08-20

Colombian soccer player threatened after missed Copa penalty Colombia national soccer team player William Tesillo told local media that he has been threatened via social media after his missed penalty kick in a Copa American shoot-out with Chile last week cost ...
22:12 2019-07-01

Women's soccer players keep up fight for equal pay after talks break down The reigning women's World Cup champions said Thursday they will keep up the fight for equal pay after late-night mediation talks broke down with the U.S. Soccer Federation....
20:36 2019-08-16

Lawfirm surprises Sunnyside soccer and wrestlers with championship rings TUCSON –  The law firm of Schmidt, Sethi and Akmajian made a generous donation to the Sunnyside High School state championship wrestling and soccer teams, and were honored at Tuesday night’...
06:48 2019-08-15

How Mexico's soccer team conquered the hearts (and wallets) of America Over the years, the popularity of Mexico's national team in the home of its CONCACAF archrival has come to form a part of the American sports fabric....
23:12 2019-06-27

USWNT stars call for help in promoting women’s soccer league Exactly five weeks after lifting her second World Cup, Carli Lloyd shot wide. Inside the 36th minute at Red Bull Arena, the two-time FIFA Player of the Year went on a swashbuckling run toward the goal...
12:24 2019-08-19

High School Soccer Player Scores Wondergoal With His Butt Aside from the arms, every part of the human body is fair game when it comes to scoring goals in soccer. We’ve seen Clint Dempsey score with his dick, and Chicharito score off his face. But it takes a...
00:12 2019-05-22

Lightning strike sends Jamaican soccer players to hospital A lightning strike sent multiple players to the hospital during a soccer game between two Jamaican schools. Video of the incident shows a flash, followed by several players falling onto the field in a...
08:12 2019-09-18

The shy girl from England who became US Soccer's record-breaking head coach A few hours before Sunday's Women's World Cup final, John Ellis will seat himself at his organ and play "You'll Never Walk Alone," Liverpool Football Club's stirring anthem....
13:12 2019-07-05

Talks break down, U.S. women's soccer team turn to court The female players who sued the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) for equal pay reported that talks broke down on Wednesday and said they were now turning their attention to the courts where they...
17:00 2019-08-16

Soccer: Markgraf named general manager of U.S. women's team U.S. Soccer on Monday appointed former player Kate Markgraf as general manager of the World Cup-winning women's team where she will lead the search for a new head coach following Jill Ellis' announcem...
13:12 2019-08-13

The U.S. still reigns over women’s soccer, but challengers to the throne are gaining strength Megan Rapinoe had another statement performance with two goals in a quarterfinal win against France, but she noted “it’s no secret we have to get better.”...
07:00 2019-06-29

4 dead as rival fans fight before Honduran soccer game A fight between fans of rival soccer teams Motagua and Olimpia at the National Stadium in Honduras’ capital left four people dead and led to the suspension of the game....
21:24 2019-08-18

US soccer star accepts House invitation after clash with Trump (NBC News) — U.S. women’s national soccer team co-captain Megan Rapinoe likely won’t be visiting the White House anytime soon but that doesn’t mean she won’t be in Washin...
21:48 2019-06-29

Girls in Cameroon defy prejudice to pursue soccer dreams YAOUNDE – When Gaelle Asheri first started playing soccer in the dirt streets near her home in Cameroon’s capital, she was the only girl on the informal neighborhood teams which used stones for ...
00:48 2019-05-23

Why Alex Morgan and Servando Carrasco Win Soccer's Cutest Couple When it comes to sporting events, there's nothing quite like the Women's World Cup. Over the weekend, millions of soccer fans were glued to their TV screens when they watched Team......
14:24 2019-07-09

Amazon destruction accelerates 60% to one and a half soccer fields every minute Amazon deforestation accelerated more than 60% in June over the same period last year, in what environmentalists say is a sign that the policies of President Jair Bolsonaro are starting to take effect...
20:24 2019-07-02

Soccer store low on letters of Rapinoe’s name as jersey sales soar As the US women’s national soccer team heads into the World Cup finals, retailers say team merchandise is flying off shelves at record levels — with one Brooklyn soccer store struggling ju...
02:24 2019-07-04

Feelings were divided over U.S. soccer’s shared schedule on Sunday, and so were the results The Women's World Cup final sharing the day with the championships of the men's Gold Cup and Copa America called to mind years of neglect of women's soccer by the sport’s governing bodies....
20:36 2019-07-08

Yachts, Soccer and Cigars! Inside Joe Jonas' Bachelor Party in Ibiza Joe Jonas recently celebrated at a bachelor party with his bros as he and Sophie Turner count down the days to their overseas wedding. The 29-year-old Jonas Brothers and DNCE singer and......
23:36 2019-05-31

Afghanistan Moves to Arrest Soccer Chief on Sexual Abuse Charges The Afghan authorities issued a warrant for Keramuddin Keram, a powerful former warlord, a day after FIFA barred him for life and fined him about $1 million....
13:00 2019-06-09

Tennis players stop mid-game to show off impressive soccer skills A tennis match between Benoit Paire and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga took a bizarre turn Tuesday when both players decided to show off their soccer skills in the middle of the set....
20:00 2019-06-19

Soccer: Three nations show interest to host women's Asian Cup 2022 India, Taiwan and Uzbekistan have expressed their interest in hosting the women's Asian Cup in 2022, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Saturday....
08:00 2019-06-01

Soccer team apologizes for inviting stripper into locker room for celebration A Spanish soccer club was forced to apologize this week after a video surfaced of a stripper performing in the team’s locker room as players were celebrating its promotion to the Catalan Second Divisi...
19:36 2019-05-31

Proctor & Gamble donates $529,000 to US women's soccer team to help close pay gap Procter & Gamble, a sponsor of the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team, is now supporting its members' fight for equal pay.       ...
18:48 2019-07-14

Soccer: Inaugural Nations League finals a wide-open contest Still something of a novelty, UEFA's inaugural Nations League tournament reaches its final stage with a four-team mini-competition in Portugal this week, which will be short and sharp and looks to be ...
12:36 2019-06-03

Champions League soccer: Zidane rips Real Madrid after loss to PSG Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane ripped his squad for a lack of intensity after a loss to Paris Saint-German in the group stage of the 2019-20 UEFA Champions League....
14:36 2019-09-19

Soccer: Mexico crush United States as substitutes prove their worth A first-half goal from Javier Hernandez and late strikes from substitutes Erick Gutierrez and Uriel Antuna gave Mexico a comprehensive 3-0 win over the United States in a friendly match in New Jersey ...
10:48 2019-09-07

Presidential candidates back U.S. women's soccer team's pay-equality demands The U.S. women's national team's call for equal pay is gathering support from a number of presidential candidates and advocates as the World Cup holders keep obliterating the opposition in their pursu...
18:24 2019-06-18

Megan Rapinoe says ‘not many, if any’ US women's soccer players would attend White House U.S Women’s National Team forward Megan Rapinoe said Saturday that she believes that “not many, if any” of her teammates would visit the White House if invited, ahead of their World Cup final against ...
20:36 2019-07-06

Gold Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch every soccer match online from anywhere Held every two years, the CONCACAF Gold Cup pits the best international soccer teams from North America, Central America, and the Caribbean against each other. But regardless of where you are on the p...
07:48 2019-06-19

Boston's baseball blueprint has brought soccer silverware back to Liverpool Liverpool has put itself back at the head of European soccer's top table after securing a sixth Champions League success and the team's American owners believe they're just getting star...
18:36 2019-06-03

Trump Praises US Women's Soccer Team On Win, Days After Spat With Captain U.S. President Donald Trump praised the women's national soccer team in the wake of their World Cup triumph on Sunday and said he would look into inviting them to the White House, just days after a......
08:48 2019-07-08

China’s Soccer Push Takes a New Tack: Naturalizing Foreign Players Nico Yennaris, a 26-year-old midfielder with little pedigree in Britain, became the first foreign-born player to be called up by China’s national team....
03:24 2019-05-31

Beitar Jerusalem: Soccer club owner ready to sue 'racist' fans He's a soccer player named Ali Mohamed. He's a Christian from Niger but because his name sounds Muslim, that's enough for some soccer fans to want to rename him....
19:48 2019-07-24

Watch Live: U.S. women's soccer team parade in NYC 'Canyon of Heroes' The U.S. women's soccer team will be honored along New York City's "Canyon of Heroes" Wednesday morning during a ticker tape parade, three days after beating the Netherlands to capture the World Cup t...
19:12 2019-07-10

UCLA mom charged with paying $400K to get son admitted as fake soccer recruit A Canadian mother was arrested Monday night in Spain and indicted in the U.S. for paying $400,000 to get her son admitted into the University of California-Los Angles as a fake soccer recruit.  &...
00:24 2019-09-18

This 6-foot-8 teen chose soccer over volleyball as a kid. Finally, he listened to his mother. Francesco Sani, who is one of four players from the East Coast playing for the U.S. in the Under-19 World Championships, learned the game from his mother, a former pro....
20:36 2019-08-20

Various Spanish soccer players arrested on match fixing charges: El Pais A number of first and second division soccer players have been arrested in Spain over suspicions of forming a criminal organization dedicated to match fixing, El Pais reported on Tuesday....
13:12 2019-05-28

Brazil soccer star Neymar under investigation for alleged rape in Paris A woman has accused Brazil soccer player Neymar of raping her in Paris, according to a Sao Paulo police report seen by Reuters, alleging that the world-renowned sports star drunkenly assaulted her at ...
05:12 2019-06-02

Amazon criticized over racist reviews of soccer star's book English soccer's anti-discrimination organisation and players' union have criticized Amazon for not removing racist reviews of soccer star Eni Aluko's memoir that were posted on the onl...
16:48 2019-09-14

Soccer star Neymar accused of rape, Brazilian police document says A Brazilian police document says a woman accused soccer star Neymar of raping her in Paris last month. His father calls the incident "a setup."        ...
07:12 2019-06-02

Brazil soccer star Neymar denies alleged rape in Paris Brazil soccer player Neymar has denied accusations of rape contained in a Sao Paulo police report seen by Reuters, saying he had been the victim of an extortion attempt by a lawyer claiming to represe...
11:00 2019-06-02

Recently Promoted Spanish Soccer Club Renamed As Flat Earth FC After earning promotion to the Spanish fourth flight division, the club formerly known as Mostoles Balompie got a complete rebrand from president Javi Poves and was renamed Flat Earth FC. Poves confi...
03:00 2019-07-01

Jill Ellis’s dad has U.S. soccer in his heart and an English football anthem in his head The father of the coach and naturalized American sings "You'll Never Walk Alone," the anthem of Liverpool FC, before every U.S. women's soccer match. The Americans will play his native England on Tues...
22:36 2019-06-29

Brazil police charge ex-soccer club head over deadly fire Brazilian police have charged the former president of the Flamingo soccer club with manslaughter for a fire that killed 10 teenage players in February...
02:48 2019-06-12

U.S. women's soccer star Alex Morgan injured, out for NWSL season United States Women's National Team soccer star Alex Morgan will miss the rest of the season for the NWSL's Orlando Pride after sustaining a knee injury....
20:24 2019-09-17

Canadian broadcaster says she received death threats over US women's soccer criticism A Canadian sports broadcaster said she received death threats over her criticism of the U.S. women’s national soccer team following the Americans’ blowout win over Thailand....
22:12 2019-06-12

FIFA bans South Sudanese official for taking soccer money The only African soccer federation leader to publicly support Gianni Infantino's successful FIFA presidential campaign in 2016 has been banned for corruption        ...
17:24 2019-05-24

Soccer: Spanish players, officials held on suspicion of match-fixing Spanish police arrested several first- and second-division soccer players and officials on Tuesday on suspicion of forming a match-fixing group to profit from betting on games, the police said....
18:36 2019-05-28

Spanish Soccer Icon José Antonio Reyes Killed In Car Crash Jose Antonio Reyes, former Sevilla, Atletico Madrid and Arsenal winger died in a car crash on Saturday. Sevilla FC, Reyes’s boyhood club, confirmed the news of his passing. He was 35....
20:48 2019-06-01

Soccer: Parris and White strike to give England victory over Scotland England's Nikita Parris and Ellen White scored first-half goals as the Lionesses defeated neighbors Scotland 2-1 on Sunday to make a strong start to their women's World Cup campaign....
23:12 2019-06-09

Afghanistan Seeks To Arrest Top Soccer Figure Amid Sex Abuse Allegations Afghan officials issued an arrest warrant Sunday for former Afghan soccer chief Keramuddin Keram, amid an investigation into allegations he had sexually abused members of the women's national soccer.....
07:36 2019-06-10

Judge Sets May 2020 Trial Date in U.S. Women’s Soccer Lawsuit The date set by the judge is at least six months earlier than both sides had requested, and could see the trial disrupt the team’s preparations for the Tokyo Olympics....
02:36 2019-08-20

Trump says he talked to FIFA chief about making women's soccer 'more equitable' President Donald Trump met with FIFA president Gianni Infantino at the White House and said the two discussed what can be done to make women's soccer "even better and more equitable."...
23:00 2019-09-11

Soccer: South Africa captain Van Wyk backs VAR, but says gray areas remain South Africa captain Janine van Wyk has backed the use of Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in football, but believes it is only "fair to an extent" and is still bound by the interpretation of match offic...
18:36 2019-06-10

A couple of soccer hooligans demolish Sherman's Showcase in this exclusive clip IFC’s Sherman’s Showcase is as delightfully absurd as it is difficult to define. From the minds of Bashir Salahuddin and Diallo Riddle, the series is equal parts variety show and part fake retrospecti...
02:24 2019-09-04

YouTuber Reported To Police For Saying Powerful Soccer Executive Looks Like A Doraemon Character Spain’s AuronPlay is one of the biggest video game YouTubers out there, with almost 20 million subscribers. He’s revealed this week that in 2018 he became the subject of a hilarious police complaint b...
03:24 2019-09-06

Soccer: FIFA dragging its feet in Afghan sex abuse scandal, says coach World soccer's governing body FIFA has been dragging its feet and needs to urgently widen the investigation into a sexual abuse scandal involving Afghan women players, national coach Kelly Lindsey sai...
21:00 2019-08-07

Iranian female soccer fan 'blue girl' dies after setting herself on fire An Iranian female soccer fan who faced a potentially lengthy sentence for trying to enter a soccer stadium dressed as a man has died after setting herself on fire a week ago outside a court, a semi-of...
19:00 2019-09-10

US soccer falls to Jamaica, 2nd home loss vs. Caribbean nation since 1969 WASHINGTON — Jamaica dealt the U.S. just its second home defeat to a Caribbean nation in a half-century, beating the Americans 1-0 in an exhibition on Wednesday night that made coach Gregg Berhalter&#...
09:00 2019-06-06

Watch: Ibrahimovic shines for Galaxy in Los Angeles 'El Traffico' soccer rivalry Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored two sensational goals for the Los Angeles Galaxy in a 3-3 draw with LAFC in the Major League Soccer rivalry known as "El Traffico."...
19:00 2019-08-26

Hong Kong soccer fans loudly boo Chinese national anthem Thousands of Hong Kong soccer fans have booed loudly and turned their backs when the Chinese national anthem was played before a World Cup qualifier match...
04:12 2019-09-11

Soccer: Neymar ruled out of Copa America after Brazil beat Qatar Brazil's 2-0 friendly win over Asian champions Qatar in Brasilia on Wednesday came at a heavy cost after they lost striker Neymar for this month's Copa America because of an ankle ligament injury....
09:48 2019-06-06

Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili missing after swimming accident GENEVA — Switzerland forward Florijana Ismaili is missing after getting into difficulties while swimming in Italy. Swiss side Young Boys Bern says it has been informed that Ismaili, who plays for its ...
20:48 2019-06-30

Google has made a virtual soccer pitch to train AIs to play football Google has created a virtual soccer training pitch for AIs to use to learn how to play football. The AIs will need to learn short-term control and high-level strategies...
18:48 2019-07-03

Watch: U.S. soccer star Christian Pulisic scores first two goals for Chelsea U.S. men's soccer star Christian Pulisic scored his first -- and second -- goal in a Chelsea uniform in the Blues' 5-3 friendly win against FC Red Bull Salzburg in Austria....
15:00 2019-08-01

Free From Their Sexist, Tyrannical Former Manager, Spain Can Finally Just Play Soccer They say that when God closes a door, he opens a window, and that wisdom is knowing to stop worrying about the closed door and start taking advantage of the open window. The metaphor applies to the Sp...
23:48 2019-06-06

Nike 'very concerned' about rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar Nike Inc is "very concerned" about a rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Thursday, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the...
00:48 2019-06-07

Red Star Belgrade fans park battle tank at soccer stadium Red Star Belgrade fans have welcomed another wartime symbol to their stadium: a real battle tank used during the bloody breakup of Yugoslavia in 1990s       ...
16:48 2019-08-27

UEFA aims to double number of women soccer players by 2024 European soccer's governing body UEFA launched a five-year plan for women's soccer on Friday, aiming to double the number of women and girls playing the sport by 2024....
15:48 2019-05-23

Ex-USC soccer coach and accountant plead guilty in college admissions scandal A former University of Southern California coach who took bribes to get students into the school and the accountant who made the scam look legitimate pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to racket...
23:48 2019-06-27

Two guilty of taking photos of body of dead soccer player Sala Two workers from a British CCTV firm pleaded guilty on Friday to accessing graphic mortuary footage, later circulated on social media, of the body of the late Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala, wh...
16:48 2019-08-09

Watch: LAFC's Carlos Vela nets possible soccer goal of the year Carlos Vela devastated defenders with his quick and close touch of the soccer ball before scoring a beautiful goal during LAFC's shutout win against the San Jose Earthquakes....
04:36 2019-08-23

Globetrotting German soccer coach 'Restless Rudi' Gutendorf dies The footballing legend who coached a world record 55 teams, including 18 national sides, has died at 93. Hailed a soccer aid worker, one of his proudest moments was guiding Rwanda's national team afte...
13:00 2019-09-15

Iran's female fans find soccer buzz in cafes and malls On match days Iran's young female soccer fans cram Tehran's shopping centers and cafes, their faces painted with the Iranian flag and beaming with excitement, as they follow their national team on gia...
22:36 2019-09-17

U.S. men's soccer gets its revenge, blows out Trinidad and Tobago in CONCACAF Gold Cup It was the first match between the nations since Oct. 10, 2017, when the USMNT, needing only a tie to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, lost 2-1       ...
06:12 2019-06-23

USWNT and US soccer fight for moral high ground on equal pay battle A fight for the moral high ground is publicly playing out over the US Women's National Team's gender discrimination lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation....
20:48 2019-07-31

Brazil's Bolsonaro defends soccer star Neymar against rape accusation Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday came out in support of Neymar, the national soccer star who has been accused of raping a woman last month in Paris, an allegation he denies....
22:00 2019-06-05

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face rape charge in Las Vegas Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will face no charges in Las Vegas in connection with a 10-year-old sexual assault allegation because the case cannot be proven beyond a reasonable doubt, prose...
02:48 2019-07-23

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face rape charges in Las Vegas Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will face no charges in Las Vegas in connection with a 10-year-old sexual assault allegation because the case cannot be proven beyond a reasonable doubt, prose...
02:12 2019-07-23

Soccer: Hegerberg 'mentally broken' by Norway national team experience Women's Ballon d'Or winner Ada Hegerberg says she quit the Norwegian national team after being left "mentally broken" and suffering nightmares, but her comments brought a stinging rebuke from Real Mad...
01:00 2019-06-06

FIFA boss hopeful Iran will lift ban on women soccer fans FIFA president Gianni Infantino is raising hopes Iran will lift a ban on women entering soccer stadiums before a World Cup qualifying game next month...
11:48 2019-09-19

We Can't Stop Watching Prince William Cheer on This Winning Soccer Team Prince William makes for quite the entertaining ultimate fan. The royal spent some time in the stands on Monday at the 2019 EFL Championship play-off final held at Wembley Stadium in......
04:24 2019-05-28

Lightning Strikes Jamaican Soccer Field, Sends Three Players To The Hospital On Monday, a soccer match in Jamaica between Jamaica College and Wolmer’s Boys was suspended in the 84th minute after a bolt of lightning struck the pitch. The bolt’s impact sent several players to th...
22:12 2019-09-17

FIFA puts Samoura in job running African soccer amid scandal FIFA President Gianni Infantino asks deputies to approve appointing secretary general Fatma Samoura to a temporary role to clean up African soccer       ...
14:24 2019-06-20

Soccer's Carli Lloyd turns down chance to kick in NFL preseason game An anonymous NFL team offered Carli Lloyd a chance to kick during a preseason game, but the soccer star had a scheduling conflict due to United States Women's National Team game....
19:12 2019-08-27

Head of European soccer opposes FIFA Africa role for Samoura FIFA President Gianni Infantino asks deputies to approve appointing secretary general Fatma Samoura to a temporary role to clean up African soccer       ...
12:24 2019-06-20

Browns Lineman Ejected For Treating Opponent's Head Like A Soccer Ball Cleveland Browns left tackle Greg Robinson had his day end in the second quarter when unwisely decided to boot Titans safety Kenny Vaccaro in the head. Way to be a dick, Greg....
05:36 2019-09-09

Real Madrid unseat Man United as most valuable soccer team -Forbes Real Madrid unseated Manchester United as the world's most valuable soccer club, according to the annual list https://www.forbes.com/sites/mikeozanian/2019/05/29/the-worlds-most-valuable-soccer-teams-...
15:36 2019-05-30

German police detain 16 English soccer fans after mass brawl BERLIN (AP) — Police in the western German city of Duesseldorf have detained 16 men following a mass brawl between English soccer fans. Officers were called to the old town on Thursday after “ab...
14:00 2019-06-07

Argentina soccer head loses FIFA post over critical comments South American soccer body CONMEBOL has removed Argentina's Claudio Tapia from his seat on the decision-making FIFA council after his critical remarks about this summer's Copa América...
21:48 2019-07-23

Soccer stadium vendor accused of serving leftover beer to patrons Footage captured shows a vendor at the Territorio Santos Modelo in Mexico appears to show the worker pouring leftover beer into a bucket behind the counter....
21:36 2019-08-02

Soccer: Record home crowd as Scotland women beat Jamaica 3-2 Scotland beat fellow World Cup finalists Jamaica 3-2 at Hampden Park in a pre-tournament friendly on Tuesday in front of a record home crowd for their women's team of 18,555....
00:48 2019-05-29

Drone seized as soccer fans held in Kosovo before Euro game Officials say police in Kosovo have arrested eight Czech soccer fans who were allegedly planning to fly a drone with a pro-Serbia banner during Saturday's 2020 European Championship qualifier &#...
14:24 2019-09-07

'Equal pay' fight resonates as New York fetes U.S. women's soccer team The U.S. women's soccer team, fresh from its second-consecutive World Cup victory over the weekend, will return to Manhattan's "Canyon of Heroes" on Wednesday to be honored by New Yorkers with a tradi...
13:12 2019-07-10

Missing Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili’s body found The body of Swiss national soccer team player Florijana Ismaili was recovered Tuesday, three days after she went missing in a swimming accident in Italy, officials said. Ismaili, 24, who played 33 tim...
15:24 2019-07-03

Player's agent arrested in money laundering soccer probe Police have arrested two people, including a player's agent, as part of a money-laundering and corruption international investigation in soccer       ...
15:24 2019-09-11

Soccer: French women's team moves out of training camp to make way for men PARIS - The French men's soccer team has moved into the national training camp ahead of a weekend friendly, forcing the women's squad to leave their rooms just days before the Women's World Cup gets u...
15:36 2019-05-30

Argentine soccer giant River opens stadium to homeless as winter bites Argentine soccer club River Plate opened the doors of its Monumental stadium on Wednesday to give shelter to people living on the streets, as temperatures fell during the Southern Hemisphere winter an...
02:00 2019-07-04

Brazilian soccer star Neymar denies rape allegation, claims extortion Neymar posted a long video on his Instagram page, in which he denied all the accusations against him, claimed to be a victim of extortion, lamented the pain caused to him and his family, and shared Wh...
16:48 2019-06-02

FIFA Bars Afghan Soccer Chief for Life After Sexual Assault Accusations Soccer’s governing body said Keramuddin Keram had been found guilty “of having abused his position and sexually abused various female players, in violation of the FIFA Code of Ethics.”...
16:24 2019-06-08

Soccer Star Allie Long's Wedding Ring Stolen in Hotel Burglary After attending the 2019 ESPYS in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Allie Long returned to her hotel and discovered that her room had been burglarized. The midfielder for the U.S. Women's......
17:48 2019-07-12

Usain Bolt baffles Liverpool legend, scores in charity soccer game Former Olympic sprinter Usain Bolt tricked former Liverpool star Jamie Carragher before scoring a goal during UNICEF's Soccer Aid charity game at Stamford Bridge in Chelsea, England....
18:24 2019-06-17

Body of missing Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili, 24, discovered, officials say The body of Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili was found Tuesday after she was reporting missing following a “swimming accident” on a lake in Italy, authorities said....
19:36 2019-07-03

Juventus soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo avoids criminal rape charges in US The current captain of the Portugal national soccer team had been accused of raping Kathryn Mayorga in Las Vegas in 2009. He still faces a civil complaint from his accuser....
03:24 2019-07-23

Iranian Woman Dies From Self-Inflicted Burns After Arrest For Attending Soccer Match Sahar Khodayari, a 30-year-old Iranian woman, has died after she self-immolated outside of a courtroom where she was being tried for attempting to enter a soccer match disguised as a man. Khodayari wa...
01:00 2019-09-11

U.S. women's soccer team, Alex Morgan keep on winning at 2019 ESPY Awards The U.S. women's soccer team kept their victory party going Wednesday night during the 27th annual ESPY Awards in Los Angeles, adding Best Team to their recent FIFA Women's World Cup championship....
21:12 2019-07-11

Female Iranian soccer fan, facing jail for entering stadium, sets herself on fire An Iranian woman who tried to enter a soccer stadium — an act that is forbidden for females in the Islamic Republic — burned herself to death after she learned that she could be thrown in ...
18:36 2019-09-10

Hong Kong Soccer Fans Turn Their Backs And Boo Chinese National Anthem Fans at Hong Kong Stadium turned their backs on the Chinese national anthem prior to a World Cup qualifying match against Iran on Tuesday, bringing the long-running pro-democracy protests to the sport...
01:00 2019-09-11

Female fan caught sneaking into Iranian soccer match, dies after setting herself on fire Upon learning she could spend six months in prison for dressing as a man to sneak into a soccer match, Sahar Khodayari set herself on fire.        ...
23:48 2019-09-10

Tehran Authorities Released Four Women Who Were Arrested For Sneaking Into A Soccer Match Dressed Like Men On Saturday, Iranian authorities released four women on bail who were arrested for trying to circumvent the ban on women entering soccer stadiums in the country by dressing as men, according to a rese...
19:24 2019-08-19

English soccer fans slam Alex Morgan’s tea gesture over ‘poor technique’ "My biggest issue with Alex Morgan's celebration is that it was v.poor tea drinking technique. You don't throw it back like that, unless you want a faceful of boiling liquid."...
00:00 2019-07-04

Police probe as soccer star Neymar uses social media against rape claim Soccer star Neymar has responded to a woman’s allegation he raped her in Paris by issuing social media posts.        ...
18:24 2019-06-03

UPDATE 2-Nike 'very concerned' about rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar Nike Inc is "very concerned" about a rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Thursday, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the...
23:24 2019-06-06

Alleged Neymar rape: Brazilian woman says she was left 'traumatized' by soccer star A Brazilian woman who has accused Neymar of rape has broken her silence to provide a detailed account of the evening she spent with the Brazilian soccer star to reaffirm her allegations against him....
20:24 2019-06-06

UPDATE 4-Nike 'very concerned' about rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar Nike Inc is "very concerned" about a rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Thursday, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the...
05:36 2019-06-07

Iranian woman denied soccer stadium access dies after setting herself on fire An Iranian woman who was denied entry to a football stadium in Tehran has died after setting herself on fire, human rights organization Amnesty International said Tuesday....
19:48 2019-09-10

German soccer club chairman faces calls to quit over racist comments The chairman of a leading German football club is under growing pressure to resign after making racist comments about African people during a speech last week....
19:48 2019-08-06

US women's soccer staffers stoke controversy after appearing at England's hotel before match The U.S. women’s soccer team has come under fire after England’s coach learned American staffers visiting their team’s hotel prior to their upcoming Women’s World Cup semifinal match Tuesday....
21:00 2019-07-01

Argentine soccer club River Plate takes in winter homeless people The River Plate football team has welcomed homeless people to shelter from the winter cold in their stadium. Freezing temperatures have been forecast....
14:00 2019-07-04

Star soccer player turned rebel icon dies in Syria fighting A Syrian star soccer player turned fighter who became an icon of the revolt died on Saturday after getting injured battling government forces in the northwest, his faction said....
20:36 2019-06-08

Soccer: Cristiane scores hat-trick as Brazil sink Jamaica for perfect start Brazil's Cristiane scored a hat-trick as the former finalists sealed a superb 3-0 victory over women's World Cup debutants Jamaica on Sunday to kick off their campaign in style....
18:12 2019-06-09

Iranian woman sets herself on fire after being charged with illegally attending soccer match An Iranian woman set herself on fire outside a courthouse in Tehran on Monday to protest being charged with trying to impersonate a man and illegally attend a soccer match, according to reports....
03:24 2019-09-06

Model charged with fraud, extortion for rape claim against soccer star Neymar The Brazilian model who accused soccer star Neymar of raping her in a Paris hotel in May was indicted Tuesday with fraud, extortion and slander charges. The charges against Najila Trindade, 26, come a...
04:12 2019-09-11

Soccer-Man United agree record deal to sign Maguire from Leicester - reports Manchester United have reached an agreement with Leicester City to sign centre back Harry Maguire with a transfer fee of 80 million pounds ($96.96 million) agreed, British media reports said on Friday...
18:48 2019-08-02

International Champions Cup: Schedule, TV info to watch top European club soccer teams For the seventh consecutive summer, the build-up to the 2019-20 European domestic club soccer campaign is taking place primarily in the U.S.       ...
01:36 2019-07-17

Ex-USC soccer coach reverses course, agrees to plead guilty in college admissions scandal Ali Khosroshahin, a former women's soccer coach at USC, has agreed to plead guilty to racketeering charges for taking bribes from Rick Singer.        ...
04:12 2019-06-04

Secret brand deodorant donates $529,000 to US women's soccer team to help close pay gap Procter & Gamble and its Secret deodorant, a sponsor of the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team, is now supporting its members' fight for equal pay.       ...
23:00 2019-07-14

FIFA 20’s Volta hands-on — Chaotic street play comes to video game soccer Electronic Arts is spicing up its FIFA 20 video game this year with Volta Football, a new way to play with three-on-three street soccer games.Read More...
18:36 2019-08-08

Mexico beats U.S. men's national soccer team in Concacaf Gold Cup final The USMNT didn't follow the example of the World Cup-winning women. Instead, it was dealt a reality check by Mexico in the Gold Cup final.       ...
10:00 2019-07-08

Thief steals soccer star Daniel Sturridge’s dog – an Instagram famous Pomeranian Someone broke into the home of British soccer player Daniel Sturridge and decided to swipe his beloved Pomeranian — and he’s not taking it too well. “I’ll pay anything,” ...
02:48 2019-07-10

Brazil soccer team fined for homophobic chants at Copa America opener South America's soccer body has fined Brazil $15,000 because of homophobic chants during Copa America's opening match in Sao Paulo.       ...
15:24 2019-06-28

European soccer posts record revenues with the English Premier League leading the way The 92 professional soccer teams in the English Premier League (EPL) and the three divisions below have amassed a record £5.8 billion ($7.3 billion) in revenue during the 2017/18 season, topping the t...
10:12 2019-05-30

Watch: Alligator with soccer ball stuck in mouth rescued in South Carolina A pair of wildlife trappers were called to a South Carolina retention pond for an unusual rescue involving an alligator with a soccer ball stuck in its mouth....
23:36 2019-07-09

Marco Asensio's Knee Is The Latest Casualty Of Soccer's Money-Grubbing Friendlies Marco Asensio’s 2019-20 season is over before it began, his torn ACL yet another pointless sacrifice to soccer’s financially motivated preseason schedule....
00:00 2019-07-25

Rapinoe says US women's soccer team would be 'very happy to accept' Schumer's invite to Senate The U.S. women's soccer team's star forward Megan Rapinoe told reporters Monday that the team would be “very happy to accept” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s invitation to come to Capitol Hill ...
05:00 2019-07-09

Hope Solo adds to US women's soccer celebration controversy over Thailand win: 'I think it was unnecessary' Former U.S. women’s soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo stirred more controversy Thursday adding to the criticism of her former team that their celebrations during a 13-0 blowout against Thailand were unneces...
20:36 2019-06-13

US soccer star Carli Lloyd sent message to critics with golf-clap celebration Carli Lloyd knocked in the first of her two goals to help the U.S. defeat Chile on Sunday and after the first one, she celebrated with a resounding golf clap....
15:24 2019-06-17

Spanish Soccer Team Celebrates Promotion With Awkward Postgame Strip Tease With their season-capping win on Saturday, soccer club Esportiu Llançà won promotion from Catalonia’s third division (Spain’s seventh tier overall) to its second. To celebrate the team going up, one o...
17:24 2019-05-30

Former Major League Soccer star Colin Clark dies of heart attack at 35 Colin Clark played nine seasons in the MLS and made one appearance with the U.S. national team during his professional soccer career.       ...
03:12 2019-08-28

Today's Internet Artifact Is Tiny Rose Lavelle Doing Soccer Tricks To Eurythmics Before Rose Lavelle was a World Cup champion, a bronze ball winner, or a USWNT player, she was a kid doing totally sick soccer tricks in her backyard so she could impress Grandma. Apparently, in addi...
01:12 2019-07-10

Tennis pros bust out insane soccer skills in Wimbledon warm-up match The cross-sports spectacular unfolded during the second round of the Noventi Open in an all-French affair between Benoit Paire and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga....
02:36 2019-06-19

Colombian Soccer Player Found Dead Days After Family Reported Her Missing Leidy Asprilla, a 22-year-old soccer player who had represented Colombia in youth international tournaments, was found dead off the side of a road yesterday. Her family reported her missing on Sunday ...
02:24 2019-05-24

That's the Tea! Sophie Turner Interrupts Honeymoon to Defend Soccer Star Alex Morgan Sophie Turner has interrupted her honeymoon with Joe Jonas to deliver an important message, a message of support for U.S. soccer star Alex Morgan. On Tuesday, the women's team forward......
21:24 2019-07-05

Former college soccer player charged with threatening dozens of athletes after gambling losses Crime doesn't pay, and reportedly neither did Addison Choi's sports bets -- so federal prosecutors say the former college soccer player-turned-gambling addict started making "vile and racist" death th...
18:48 2019-05-30

Ex-college soccer player threatened to kill 45 athletes over gambling losses: feds A former Massachusetts college soccer player who was a prolific gambler sent death threats to 45 professional and amateur athletes he blamed for his losses — including some that included vile racial s...
00:12 2019-05-31

Deadly Fires Stun Rio: A Boys Soccer Dorm, a Storied Museum, and Now a Hospital At least 11 patients were killed in a fire at a Rio de Janeiro hospital, once again raising questions about hazardous building conditions in the city....
02:48 2019-09-14