A roster full of promise, but without a permanent coach, looks shapeless, lifeless and directionless in an exhibition game against the English national team.
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A billion-dollar offer to buy England’s national stadium, which will host a friendly against the United States this week, forced England to confront the idea that it doesn’t need one.
The move makes Dinnage, the global head of Discovery Channel’s Animal Planet, one of the most high-profile women in sports.
The Women’s World Cup kicks off in June, and Carli Lloyd, 36, is focused on playing her way back into the U.S. starting lineup. “There’s a lot that can change in seven months,” she said.
Manchester City’s stunning start to the season is perhaps best appreciated by the idea that its pursuers have been nearly flawless — and can’t keep up.
The Portland Timbers eliminated the Seattle Sounders in a Major League Soccer playoff game on Thursday night, but only after a momentary confusion about the rules.
It took more than money to turn Manchester City into a Premier League champion. But as leaked documents pull back the veil on the club’s business, they also reveal an uglier truth.
The French champion blamed a former coach for creating a scouting form that was used for years to critique youth players’ abilities but which also noted their ethnicity.
Juan Mata scored in the 86th minute and Juventus scored an own goal right before the final whistle to give United a 2-1 victory.
A World Cup without Neymar? Without Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo? Gianni Infantino is threatening bannings over a potential breakaway league.
Javier Tebas, the president of La Liga, is taking aim at Manchester City, Paris St.-Germain, Real Madrid, UEFA and even his own federation.
Columbus, which eliminated D.C. United on penalties on Thursday, bounced back quickly to earn a victory at home, and Atlanta won at Yankee Stadium.
Paris St.-Germain, the perennial French soccer champion, is using branding and Paris’s reputation as a global fashion hub to forge its 21st-century identity.
The Crew’s Zack Steffen saved shots from Wayne Rooney and Luciano Acosta in a penalty kick shootout to oust United in an Eastern Conference play-in game.
As Major League Soccer’s postseason opens Wednesday, several teams are aware that it may be now or never for their championship ambitions.
Embarrassed by earlier leaks, officials from soccer’s world governing body and their counterparts at UEFA are preparing for the release of more private information.
With a 1-0 win over Atlanta United on the final day of the season, the Red Bulls clinched the top seed in the Eastern Conference going into the playoffs.
A day after Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha died in a crash outside Leicester City’s stadium, fans gathered to pay tribute to a man known for his generosity.
The club announced that Vichai had died in the crash outside its stadium after a game on Saturday.
Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, a billionaire Thai businessman, bought the Leicester City team in 2010. He regularly leaves games by helicopter, but the authorities did not confirm he was on board Saturday.