Soccer

American coach makes his mark by winning Austrian…

Jesse Marsch came to Europe to make a name both for himself and for every other American soccer coach

MLS players balance health history with virus risk

The majority of Major League Soccer players will be taking part when the league resumes play next week with a tournament in Florida

West Ham twice squanders lead, draws 2-2 at…

West Ham twice squandered a lead against Newcastle and had to settle for a 2-2 draw that moved the team four points clear of the Premier League’s relegation zone

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Orlando City prepping for MLS season at Disney

The first Orlando City match in the MLS return season is July 8. The Lions were one of the first teams to arrive at Disney for training and they are also one of the first clubs to get acclimated.

MLS Dallas-Vancouver match delayed; 8 players test positive

The MLS is Back tournament match between FC Dallas and the Vancouver Whitecaps has been postponed after numerous positive tests for the coronavirus

Brazil network ends Rio soccer deal over new Bolsonaro rule

Brazil’s TV Globo has terminated its contract with Rio de Janeiro state’s local soccer body after powerhouse club Flamengo broadcast a home match using the team’s YouTube account under a new federal rule

Human foosball: New form of soccer developed for…

Soccer-starved Argentines have found a way to play their beloved sport while social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic

City-Madrid can go ahead in England because of…

Manchester City can host Real Madrid in the second leg of their last-16 match in the Champions League after the British government announced selected sports stars would be exempt from quarantine requirements when competing in the country

The Latest: Yankees' LeMahieu, Cessa test…

Yankees All-Star infielder DJ LeMahieu and right-hander Luis Cessa tested positive for the coronavirus before traveling to New York for preseason camp and are self-isolating at home

The Latest: USL's Indy Eleven to return with…

The United Soccer League’s Indy Eleven will return to action next Saturday with limited fans at Lucas Oil Stadium

Enhanced crowd audio adds another dimension to fanless games

International leagues and networks have resorted to adding crowd noise to broadcasts with stadiums closed to fans due to the coronavirus pandemic

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Morata double leads Atlético to 3-0 over Mallorca in Liga

Álvaro Morata has scored twice in leading Atlético Madrid past Mallorca 3-0 and extending its strong finish to the Spanish league

Campaign for Black soccer player denied by England in 1925

A fundraising campaign has been launched to raise money for a statue to honor a man who was denied the chance to play for England’s national soccer team in 1925 because he was Black

Burnley, Sheffield United draw 1-1 in Premier…

Sheffield United’s unlikely hopes of qualifying for the Champions League were further reduced after a 1-1 draw at Burnley in the Premier League

The Latest: Pacers' Oladipo to sit out restart of…

The Indiana Pacers will finish this season without Victor Oladipo after the two-time All-Star decided to sit out because of the risk of re-injuring his right knee

Prosecutor to probe attorney general-FIFA…

A special prosecutor has been appointed in Switzerland to assess complaints about alleged criminal conduct when attorney general Michael Lauber had undisclosed meetings with FIFA president Gianni Infantino

Week after toasting title, Klopp hurting after…

Liverpool has been beaten 4-0 by Manchester City in its first game since sealing the Premier League title

Trio of former UConn greats leading social…

Renee Montgomery and Tiffany Hayes appreciated what former UConn teammate Maya Moore was doing when the All-Star forward stepped away from basketball two years ago to focus on criminal justice reform

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Six FC Dallas players test positive for COVID-19 in Florida

Six players with FC Dallas have tested positive for COVID-19 and the entire team has been quarantined ahead of the MLS Is Back tournament

The Latest: Oklahoma athletics cutting $13.7M…

The Oklahoma athletics department has announced $13.7 million in budget cuts it blames on fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, including a 10% salary drop for any employee earning at least $1,000,000 per year

Football's first big transfer of the summer is…

The summer transfer window is officially open and we’ve already seen some big decisions take place. This is definitely going to be a wild one.