Organizers of a high-profile summer tournament have decided to send Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus to Asia this summer, fearing he risks being detained in the U.S. as part of a rape investigation.
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Rudy Meredith spent nearly a quarter-century coaching soccer at Yale. Now he faces wire fraud charges in the college admissions scandal, prosecutors say.
When Robert Kraft finishes dealing with solicitation charges in Florida, his soccer team could use some help.
The other quarterfinals are Ajax-Juventus, Liverpool-Porto and Spurs-Manchester City.
As the late-stage regulars of the Champions League — Real Madrid, Bayern, Atlético — recede, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo soldier on as always.
Cristiano Ronaldo scoring a hat trick to lead his team to a stunning comeback hardly surprises in a Champions League that has, in recent years, discarded the very notion of unlikely.
A toxic political dispute is threatening to sink the Gulf’s biggest sports television contract, a decision that could have repercussions for other broadcast rights agreements.
The three defenders who have faced Bayern Munich's Arjen Robben the most explain how they have studied his signature move, how they know it is coming, and why it is still nearly impossible to stop.
In 2015, a U.S.-led corruption investigation threatened the very existence of FIFA. This week, its leaders will meet on American soil for the first time since the scandal broke.
Just 284 days after he left the post, Zidane returned to take the helm of a team drifting through a disappointing season.
For decades, women’s uniforms were just derivations of men’s. Now, taking specific design cues, like ponytail-friendly necklines, comes the good stuff.
The Manchester City forward discusses racism, the relentlessness of media stereotypes about black players and his decision to call out both after he was racially abused during a Premier League match in December.
A spectator ran onto the field and threw a punch at the Aston Villa captain’s head during a match at Villa’s rival Birmingham City.
The Real Madrid of Ronaldo and Zidane and Modric will be remembered as a team that built an empire and defined an era, until it all came crashing down in one night.
FIFA’s president is seeking to expand the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams, from 32, with some matches outside Qatar as part of a broader Middle Eastern event.
Rui Pinto will appeal the decision made by a court in Budapest.
The decision, to be approved later this month, to add video assistant referees ends a debate about equal treatment of men and women in soccer’s top championships.
At 29, Reus knows that some look at his career for what it might have been, were it not for bad luck, bad injuries and bad timing. He is not among them.
Everything is almost exactly the same as it used to be, as it was in Mohamed Salah’s unstoppable season last year, only it isn’t, not quite.
In neighborhoods that are among the most deprived in Britain, Everton’s community programs are notable for their size, their scope and their success.