Soccer

Upheaval among Utah's soccer teams takes another turn

Utah Royals coach Craig Harrington has been placed on a leave of absence in the latest round of tumult to hit Utah Soccer Holdings

Manchester City, Leyton Orient report new COVID-19 cases

The fourth-division team scheduled to host Tottenham in a League Cup match reported several coronavirus cases among its players and a Manchester City player has also tested positive

Son nets 4 as Spurs triumph; Mane double in…

There were 18 goals in the Premier League’s four games on Sunday with Tottenham’s 5-2 victory over Southampton producing the most

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Watt scores 2 goals, Red Stars defeat Sky Blue 4-1 in NWSL

Kealia Watt had two goals and an assist and the Chicago Red Stars downed Sky Blue 4-1 in a fall series match in the National Women’s Soccer League

Team Maintains Social Distancing, Loses 37-0

A lower league soccer team in Germany worried about coronavirus infection socially distanced themselves from each other, the opposing team's players—and apparently the ball. Ripdorf lost 37-0 on Sept. 13 after their request to have the game against local rivals SV Holdenstedt II was rejected, the BBC reports. They...

Disjointed and overrun, Man Utd slumps to loss on…

Manchester United began its Premier League campaign with a performance as disjointed as its offseason

Bale back at 'special club' Tottenham to reignite…

Gareth Bale has completed his return to Tottenham from Real Madrid while defender Sergio Reguilón also has signed for the Premier League club from the Spanish champions

Lebanese soccer player dies from stray bullet head wound

Lebanon's state-run National News Agency says one of the country's leading soccer players has died, nearly a month after he was wounded in Beirut by a stray bullet that hit him in the head

US-based Krause Group takes control of Parma soccer club

Parma has become the latest Serie A team with foreign ownership after the U.S.-based Krause Group purchased a 90% stake in the club

8 of 10 Premier League matches this weekend…

NBC has moved eight of this weekend’s 10 Premier League matches to its online streaming service Peacock behind a pay wall

Club World Cup postponed, Infantino speaks on…

FIFA's showpiece club competition, the Club World Cup, will not take place in 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Swiss court puts Qatari on trial in soccer case…

A criminal trial opens Monday in the Swiss investigation of FIFA and international soccer officials

Investigated at home, FIFA head visits Trump…

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has made a third trip to the White House and met President Donald Trump since the United States became a 2026 World Cup co-host just over two years ago

Infantino says COVID relief money will go where…

FIFA President Gianni Infantino says the one and a half billion pounds earmarked to help soccer get over the coronavirus pandemic will be used wisely.

EPL to air in China again through Tencent deal

The English Premier League has found a new broadcast partner in China, with digital media platform Tencent Sports showing games for the rest of the season

Thiago's arrival doesn't mean someone else leaves…

Liverpool and Chelsea managers speak to the media ahead of their Premier League match at the weekend.

The Latest: Bayern Munich offers free virus tests…

Bayern Munich has offered free coronavirus tests to fans with tickets for next week’s Super Cup in Hungary

Man Utd trying to bring in more signings says…

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he hopes to make more signings before the transfer window shuts.

FIFA open to help fund anti-corruption agency for sports

FIFA President Gianni Infantino says it would help fund a global agency to tackle corruption in sport

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Survival of football clubs at risk

With tougher measures to stop coronavirus on the horizon, football fans fear some clubs may close forever if doors don't re-open.

Czech Republic forward Ondrasek moves from Dallas…

Czech Republic forward Zdenek Ondrasek agrees to leave FC Dallas to join Viktoria Plzen in the Czech league

EXCLUSIVE-New Parma owner promises exciting…

Parma's new owner Kyle Krause speaks to Reuters in what's his first interview with a non-Italian media organisation since buying the club.