Megan Rapinoe converted a pair of penalty kicks and the United States set up a much-anticipated quarterfinal meeting with host France at the Women's World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Spain on Monday
Slavisa Jokanovic hailed Rafa Benitez as one of the best Premier League managers of the last 10 years after it was announced that he will leave Newcastle.
Stina Blackstenius scored early in the second half and Sweden advanced to the quarterfinals at the Women's World Cup with a 1-0 victory over Canada on Monday night
Barcelona attacker Philippe Coutinho has praised his Brazilian teammates Everton and Arthur and expects both to continue making an impact for the national team.
After all the rage and rebellion in the stadium, England players received a far more convivial reception back at their hotel they shared with Cameroon
Felipe Gutierrez scored early in the second half and Tim Melia made four saves to give Sporting Kansas City its first road win of the season, 1-0 over the Columbus Crew
France survived a tense extra-time knockout match against Brazil and advanced to the Women's World Cup quarterfinals when captain Amandine Henry redirected Amel Majri's free kick for a tiebreaking goal in the 107th minute of a 2-1 victory
Spain coach Jorge Vilda says part of the challenge in facing the United States is making sure his players aren't intimidated by the defending Women's World Cup champions
Both Copa America guests are still alive as the last round of group stage matches begins, a feature that doesn't seem to please some of their South American opponents
Carlo Cudicini has backed Milan and Italy to return to their former glories with the Rossoneri's former legends returning to the club and exciting talent emerging with the Italian national team.
Martin Demichelis has heaped praise on fellow Argentine Lionel Messi as being one of the most humble people he's come across, this despite the financial and football accolades to his name.