Barcelona’s dependence on Lionel Messi is its greatest strength. Its continued reliance on him is starting to feel like a weakness.
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The Champions League has brought the perennial Austrian champion nothing but pain. This year, just reaching the group stage is a pleasure. But it’s also vindication for a vision.
A report financed by FIFA, two of its confederations and several top European leagues traced the signal of a large-scale piracy operation. Stopping its broadcasts has proved far more difficult.
A wave of young stars will take the mantle from Messi and Ronaldo. Can they ever measure up?
Félix has gone from Benfica’s academy to Cristiano Ronaldo’s heir apparent with dizzying speed. But how fast is too fast?
Wenger, who turns 70 next month, is expected to join world soccer’s governing body in a technical role.
The federation said it would install a temporary replacement while it searches for outside candidates to lead the organization.
Women’s soccer took the main stage in Europe over the weekend. But those who took part know progress will come not in one-time showcases, but in hard work week after week.
Mexico beat the United States for the second time since July, the latest chance for a young American team to see how it measures up.
In Europe, women’s teams are taking advantage of the international break to play some high-profile matches in big stadiums.
When the Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku was subjected to monkey chants during a match, even some of his own fans shrugged it off as business as usual.
Mr. Leoz, once the most powerful man in South American soccer, spent years fighting extradition to the United States to face charges of taking bribes.
Three months after the biggest game in its history, something is wrong at Spurs. It’s just that nobody knows what.
Selfies are supplanting the signature as a sports collectible, and players on the U.S. women’s soccer team, who interact with their fans as much as any team in the world, are getting very, very good at taking them.
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.
The financial woes of England’s Bury F.C. raise an uncomfortable question: is it possible for a country to have too many professional teams?
Summer moves at Juventus were the latest example of a broken economy in which teams are selling players they should keep, and keeping players they would prefer to sell.
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.
The enthusiasm is the latest sign of growing interest and potential investment in the women’s game, but one of the countries on FIFA’s list says it has no plans to bid.
An easing of registration rules has led to a surge in the number of Premier League players who are represented by family members.