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  • Jordan Morris adds Gold Cup to NCAA, MLS titles

    Jordan Morris adds Gold Cup to NCAA, MLS titles

    Thursday, July 27 2017 3:48 AM EDT2017-07-27 07:48:33 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 7:44 PM EDT2017-07-27 23:44:05 GMT
    In a span of 19 months, 22-year-old Jordan Morris has won NCAA, Major League Soccer and CONCACAF Gold Cup titles.
    In a span of 19 months, 22-year-old Jordan Morris has won NCAA, Major League Soccer and CONCACAF Gold Cup titles.
  • Senior FIFA VP Villar resigns amid another corruption case

    Senior FIFA VP Villar resigns amid another corruption case

    Thursday, July 27 2017 4:38 AM EDT2017-07-27 08:38:55 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 5:21 PM EDT2017-07-27 21:21:24 GMT
    UEFA says its vice president Angel Maria Villar, who is in jail in Spain on suspicion of corruption, has resigned.
    UEFA says its vice president Angel Maria Villar, who is in jail in Spain on suspicion of corruption, has resigned.
  • FIFA fines Qatar after players' political support for Emir

    FIFA fines Qatar after players' political support for Emir

    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:29 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:29:06 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 3:02 PM EDT2017-07-27 19:02:38 GMT
    FIFA has fined Qatar's soccer federation after national team players breached rules against political statements by displaying T-shirts of the country's Emir at a World Cup qualifier.
    FIFA has fined Qatar's soccer federation after national team players breached rules against political statements by displaying T-shirts of the country's Emir at a World Cup qualifier.
  • Morris's 88th-minute goal gives US Gold Cup title

    Morris's 88th-minute goal gives US Gold Cup title

    Thursday, July 27 2017 12:08 AM EDT2017-07-27 04:08:28 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 2:52 PM EDT2017-07-27 18:52:09 GMT
    Jordan Morris scored a tiebreaking goal in the 88th minute, and the United States beat Jamaica 2-1 for its sixth CONCACAF Gold Cup title and first since 2013.
    Jordan Morris scored a tiebreaking goal in the 88th minute, and the United States beat Jamaica 2-1 for its sixth CONCACAF Gold Cup title and first since 2013.
  • PepsiCo deal shows companies not shying away from Redskins

    PepsiCo deal shows companies not shying away from Redskins

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 6:38 PM EDT2017-07-25 22:38:46 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 7:49 PM EDT2017-07-26 23:49:50 GMT
    PepsiCo's long-term deal with the Redskins is further evidence that companies are not shying away because of the NFL team's name.
    PepsiCo's long-term deal with the Redskins is further evidence that companies are not shying away because of the NFL team's name.
  • Bruce Arena blends intense demands with humor to lead US

    Bruce Arena blends intense demands with humor to lead US

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 6:18 PM EDT2017-07-25 22:18:22 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 1:57 AM EDT2017-07-26 05:57:11 GMT
    With his quick wit off the field and demanding nature on it, U.S. national team coach Bruce Arena has instilled a calm and a swagger that the U.S. squad so desperately needed, and that has bred success again.
    With his quick wit off the field and demanding nature on it, U.S. national team coach Bruce Arena has instilled a calm and a swagger that the U.S. squad so desperately needed, and that has bred success again.
  • Spain's sports court opens disciplinary procedure vs. Villar

    Spain's sports court opens disciplinary procedure vs. Villar

    Monday, July 24 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-07-24 14:08:29 GMT
    Monday, July 24 2017 5:31 PM EDT2017-07-24 21:31:10 GMT
    Spain's administrative court for sport has initiated disciplinary procedures against the president of the Spanish football federation after he was arrested and jailed in a corruption probe.
    Spain's administrative court for sport has initiated disciplinary procedures against the president of the Spanish football federation after he was arrested and jailed in a corruption probe.
  • Brazil's 1982 World Cup goalkeeper dies after heart attack

    Brazil's 1982 World Cup goalkeeper dies after heart attack

    Monday, July 24 2017 11:25 AM EDT2017-07-24 15:25:47 GMT
    Monday, July 24 2017 12:30 PM EDT2017-07-24 16:30:05 GMT
    Former Brazil goalkeeper Waldir Peres, a member of the 1982 World Cup team, dies aged 66 after a heart attack.
    Former Brazil goalkeeper Waldir Peres, a member of the 1982 World Cup team, dies aged 66 after a heart attack.
  • Manchester City signs left-back Benjamin Mendy from Monaco

    Manchester City signs left-back Benjamin Mendy from Monaco

    Monday, July 24 2017 10:55 AM EDT2017-07-24 14:55:41 GMT
    Monday, July 24 2017 11:26 AM EDT2017-07-24 15:26:48 GMT
    Manchester City has announced the signing of left-back Benjamin Mendy from Monaco.
    Manchester City has announced the signing of left-back Benjamin Mendy from Monaco.
  • Jamaica stuns Mexico 1-0 to reach CONCACAF Gold Cup final

    Jamaica stuns Mexico 1-0 to reach CONCACAF Gold Cup final

    Sunday, July 23 2017 11:11 PM EDT2017-07-24 03:11:13 GMT
    Monday, July 24 2017 7:47 AM EDT2017-07-24 11:47:12 GMT
    Kemar Lawrence scored on an exquisite 24-yard free kick in the 88th minute, and Jamaica advanced to the CONCACAF Gold Cup final with a 1-0 upset victory over Mexico.
    Kemar Lawrence scored on an exquisite 24-yard free kick in the 88th minute, and Jamaica advanced to the CONCACAF Gold Cup final with a 1-0 upset victory over Mexico.
  • Chelsea apology to China for player's offensive online posts

    Chelsea apology to China for player's offensive online posts

    Sunday, July 23 2017 9:10 AM EDT2017-07-23 13:10:53 GMT
    Sunday, July 23 2017 9:41 PM EDT2017-07-24 01:41:51 GMT
    Chelsea has apologized China for social media comments by Brazilian player Kenedy which it accepts "caused great offence and hurt the feelings" of the country during the Premier League champions' pre-season tour.
    Chelsea has apologized China for social media comments by Brazilian player Kenedy which it accepts "caused great offence and hurt the feelings" of the country during the Premier League champions' pre-season tour.
  • Dempsey record goal, assist leads US into Gold Cup final

    Dempsey record goal, assist leads US into Gold Cup final

    Sunday, July 23 2017 12:30 AM EDT2017-07-23 04:30:38 GMT
    Sunday, July 23 2017 5:02 PM EDT2017-07-23 21:02:05 GMT
    Clint Dempsey fed Jozy Altidore for the go-ahead goal, then scored on a free kick to match Landon Donovan's American record with his 57th international goal and lead the United States over Costa Rica 2-0 and into...
    Clint Dempsey fed Jozy Altidore for the go-ahead goal, then scored on a free kick to match Landon Donovan's American record with his 57th international goal and lead the United States over Costa Rica 2-0 and into the CONCACAF Gold Cup championship game.
  • Philipp Lahm voted Germany's top player in his final season

    Philipp Lahm voted Germany's top player in his final season

    Sunday, July 23 2017 11:01 AM EDT2017-07-23 15:01:03 GMT
    Sunday, July 23 2017 11:23 AM EDT2017-07-23 15:23:15 GMT
    Lahm voted Germany's player of the season before retiring.
    Lahm voted Germany's player of the season before retiring.
  • Danilo joins City from Madrid, providing versatility at back

    Danilo joins City from Madrid, providing versatility at back

    Sunday, July 23 2017 5:00 AM EDT2017-07-23 09:00:44 GMT
    Sunday, July 23 2017 9:41 AM EDT2017-07-23 13:41:42 GMT
    Manchester City has signed Danilo from Real Madrid, increasing the Premier League club's threadbare options at full back after selling Aleksandar Kolarov to Roma.
    Manchester City has signed Danilo from Real Madrid, increasing the Premier League club's threadbare options at full back after selling Aleksandar Kolarov to Roma.
  • El Salvador's Romero, Ceren suspended after bites

    El Salvador's Romero, Ceren suspended after bites

    Saturday, July 22 2017 10:52 PM EDT2017-07-23 02:52:42 GMT
    Sunday, July 23 2017 5:02 AM EDT2017-07-23 09:02:53 GMT
    El Salvador defender Henry Romero was suspended for his nation's next 6 competitive matches and midfielder Darwin Ceren for the next 3, penalties announced after they bit American players during a CONCACAF Gold Cup...
    El Salvador defender Henry Romero was suspended for his nation's next 6 competitive matches and midfielder Darwin Ceren for the next 3, penalties announced after they bit American players during a CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal.
  • 7 students face hearings in Merchant Marine Academy probe

    7 students face hearings in Merchant Marine Academy probe

    Saturday, July 22 2017 12:40 PM EDT2017-07-22 16:40:19 GMT
    Saturday, July 22 2017 4:41 PM EDT2017-07-22 20:41:14 GMT
    A federal lawyer says seven suspended soccer players at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy face campus disciplinary hearings over allegations of sexual misconduct, coercion and hazing.
    A federal lawyer says seven suspended soccer players at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy face campus disciplinary hearings over allegations of sexual misconduct, coercion and hazing.
  • Biting criticism for El Salvador players for gnawing on US

    Biting criticism for El Salvador players for gnawing on US

    Thursday, July 20 2017 4:40 PM EDT2017-07-20 20:40:22 GMT
    Friday, July 21 2017 1:33 PM EDT2017-07-21 17:33:04 GMT
    Biting criticism for El Salvador players, a day after pair of Americans gnawed on during CONCACAF Gold Cup match.
    Biting criticism for El Salvador players, a day after pair of Americans gnawed on during CONCACAF Gold Cup match.
  • Bartomeu tells AP that Xavi will coach Barcelona some day

    Bartomeu tells AP that Xavi will coach Barcelona some day

    Thursday, July 20 2017 6:21 PM EDT2017-07-20 22:21:46 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 6:42 PM EDT2017-07-20 22:42:00 GMT
    AP Interview: Barcelona President Josep Bartomeu expects Xavi Hernandez will return to Barcelona and eventually coach the team he helped lead to 15 major titles.
    AP Interview: Barcelona President Josep Bartomeu expects Xavi Hernandez will return to Barcelona and eventually coach the team he helped lead to 15 major titles.
  • AP Interview: Barcelona says Neymar will not be sold

    AP Interview: Barcelona says Neymar will not be sold

    Thursday, July 20 2017 1:28 PM EDT2017-07-20 17:28:05 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 5:02 PM EDT2017-07-20 21:02:14 GMT
    AP Interview: Barcelona President Josep Bartomeu says Neymar will not be sold and that activating his release clause would cause any club to violate UEFA financial fair play rules.
    AP Interview: Barcelona President Josep Bartomeu says Neymar will not be sold and that activating his release clause would cause any club to violate UEFA financial fair play rules.
  • US survives bites, tops El Salvador 2-0 to advance

    US survives bites, tops El Salvador 2-0 to advance

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 11:29 PM EDT2017-07-20 03:29:08 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 1:24 PM EDT2017-07-20 17:24:12 GMT
    Omar Gonzalez and Eric Lichaj scored late in the first half and the U.S. beat El Salvador 2-0 in a CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal in which Henry Romero appeared to bite Jozy Altidore on the back of a shoulder and...
    Omar Gonzalez and Eric Lichaj scored late in the first half and the U.S. beat El Salvador 2-0 in a CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal in which Henry Romero appeared to bite Jozy Altidore on the back of a shoulder and pull the American forward's nipple.
  • Arena changes all 11 US starters for 2nd straight match

    Arena changes all 11 US starters for 2nd straight match

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 8:27 PM EDT2017-07-20 00:27:49 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 11:17 PM EDT2017-07-20 03:17:10 GMT
    U.S. coach Bruce Arena changed all 11 starters for the second straight game, inserting forwards Clint Dempsey and Jozy Altidore into the starting lineup for a CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal against El Salvador.
    U.S. coach Bruce Arena changed all 11 starters for the second straight game, inserting forwards Clint Dempsey and Jozy Altidore into the starting lineup for a CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal against El Salvador.
  • After donning Darth Vader outfit, Gonzalez becomes force

    After donning Darth Vader outfit, Gonzalez becomes force

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 7:07 PM EDT2017-07-18 23:07:06 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 1:19 AM EDT2017-07-19 05:19:04 GMT
    Asked to wear a Darth Vader costume at his introductory news conference with Pachuca, American Omar Gonzalez becomes defensive force.
    Asked to wear a Darth Vader costume at his introductory news conference with Pachuca, American Omar Gonzalez becomes defensive force.
  • Spanish soccer executive, son arrested in corruption probe

    Spanish soccer executive, son arrested in corruption probe

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 5:36 AM EDT2017-07-18 09:36:44 GMT
    Tuesday, July 18 2017 7:14 PM EDT2017-07-18 23:14:14 GMT
    Spanish Football Federation president Angel Maria Villar has been arrested along with his son and three more federation executives as part of an anti-corruption probe.
    Spanish Football Federation president Angel Maria Villar has been arrested along with his son and three more federation executives as part of an anti-corruption probe.
  • The Latest: Spanish soccer body cancels meetings amid crisis

    The Latest: Spanish soccer body cancels meetings amid crisis

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-07-18 14:16:56 GMT
    Tuesday, July 18 2017 2:48 PM EDT2017-07-18 18:48:11 GMT
    Policemen escort Angel Maria Villar into the Spanish Football Federation offices on the outskirts of Madrid several hours after he was arrested.
    Policemen escort Angel Maria Villar into the Spanish Football Federation offices on the outskirts of Madrid several hours after he was arrested.
  • Dempsey, Bradley, Howard, Altidore among US roster additions

    Dempsey, Bradley, Howard, Altidore among US roster additions

    Sunday, July 16 2017 12:38 PM EDT2017-07-16 16:38:15 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 11:48 AM EDT2017-07-17 15:48:59 GMT
    Forward Clint Dempsey, midfielder Michael Bradley and goalkeeper Tim Howard are among six additions to the U.S. roster for the knockout phase of the CONCACAF Gold Cup.
    Forward Clint Dempsey, midfielder Michael Bradley and goalkeeper Tim Howard are among six additions to the U.S. roster for the knockout phase of the CONCACAF Gold Cup.
  • Miazga's late goal gives US 1st place in Gold Cup group

    Miazga's late goal gives US 1st place in Gold Cup group

    Saturday, July 15 2017 9:35 PM EDT2017-07-16 01:35:24 GMT
    Sunday, July 16 2017 12:28 PM EDT2017-07-16 16:28:12 GMT
    Matt Miazga scored on a closer-range header from Graham Zusi's corner kick in the 88th minute, giving the United States first place in its CONCACAF Gold Cup group with a 3-0 victory over Nicaragua.
    Matt Miazga scored on a closer-range header from Graham Zusi's corner kick in the 88th minute, giving the United States first place in its CONCACAF Gold Cup group with a 3-0 victory over Nicaragua.
  • 8 killed in soccer stampede in Senegal

    8 killed in soccer stampede in Senegal

    Sunday, July 16 2017 6:25 AM EDT2017-07-16 10:25:31 GMT
    Sunday, July 16 2017 6:45 AM EDT2017-07-16 10:45:31 GMT
    Witnesses said at least eight people have died and more than 50 were injured after a stadium wall collapse and stampede at a soccer match in the Senegalese capital.
    Witnesses said at least eight people have died and more than 50 were injured after a stadium wall collapse and stampede at a soccer match in the Senegalese capital.
  • Chuck Blazer dies after exposing corruption he profited from

    Chuck Blazer dies after exposing corruption he profited from

    Thursday, July 13 2017 2:01 PM EDT2017-07-13 18:01:27 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 2:57 PM EDT2017-07-13 18:57:35 GMT
    Chuck Blazer, the gregarious soccer dealmaker who exposed FIFA corruption, dies.
    Chuck Blazer, the gregarious soccer dealmaker who exposed FIFA corruption, dies.
  • Ajax player Nouri has severe and permanent brain damage

    Ajax player Nouri has severe and permanent brain damage

    Thursday, July 13 2017 8:43 AM EDT2017-07-13 12:43:12 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 12:57 PM EDT2017-07-13 16:57:12 GMT
    Ajax midfielder Abdelhak Nouri has been diagnosed with severe and permanent brain damage five days after he collapsed due to an irregular heartbeat during a friendly game in Austria.
    Ajax midfielder Abdelhak Nouri has been diagnosed with severe and permanent brain damage five days after he collapsed due to an irregular heartbeat during a friendly game in Austria.
  • Dortmund's Sven Bender to join twin brother at Leverkusen

    Dortmund's Sven Bender to join twin brother at Leverkusen

    Thursday, July 13 2017 8:31 AM EDT2017-07-13 12:31:13 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 8:32 AM EDT2017-07-13 12:32:22 GMT
    Bayer Leverkusen is signing Sven Bender from Bundesliga rival Borussia Dortmund.
    Bayer Leverkusen is signing Sven Bender from Bundesliga rival Borussia Dortmund.
  • Morris scores twice, US beats Martinique 3-2 in Gold Cup

    Morris scores twice, US beats Martinique 3-2 in Gold Cup

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 11:31 PM EDT2017-07-13 03:31:00 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 8:16 AM EDT2017-07-13 12:16:11 GMT
    Jordan Morris' second goal of the game broke a tie in the 76th minute, and the United States edged tiny Martinique 3-2 Wednesday night in the CONCACAF Gold Cup after wasting a two-goal lead against a team that is...
    Jordan Morris' second goal of the game broke a tie in the 76th minute, and the United States edged tiny Martinique 3-2 Wednesday night in the CONCACAF Gold Cup after wasting a two-goal lead against a team that is not even a member of FIFA.
  • Chuck Blazer, who touched off soccer scandal, dead at 72

    Chuck Blazer, who touched off soccer scandal, dead at 72

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 11:00 PM EDT2017-07-13 03:00:59 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 12:53 AM EDT2017-07-13 04:53:34 GMT
    Chuck Blazer, the pioneering American soccer executive who admissions of corruption set off a global scandal that ultimately toppled FIFA President Sepp Blatter, has died at age 72.
    Chuck Blazer, the pioneering American soccer executive who admissions of corruption set off a global scandal that ultimately toppled FIFA President Sepp Blatter, has died at age 72.
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