Jessica McDonald scored twice to lead the Courage in a game that set an attendance record for a U.S. women’s pro soccer final.
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A new soccer metric, packing, was created by two defensive-minded midfielder to recognize the contributions of defensive-minded midfielders.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s Champions League debut with Juventus lasted only 29 minutes, as he was red-carded for apparently pulling an opponent’s hair.
Lionel Messi scored three goals for Barcelona and Christian Pulisic had the winner for Dortmund as the Champions League group stage opened with eight games.
The Champions League has become an annual showcase for Europe’s richest clubs. But the return of Red Star Belgrade this year is a reminder of what‘s been lost.
An embarrassing World Cup. Accusations of discrimination from a star player. German soccer tries to heal through its Euro 2024 campaign.
Frank McCourt’s ownership of the Los Angeles Dodgers is not remembered fondly, but he is hoping the lessons he took from that experience help with his new team, Olympique de Marseille.
Limits on transfers fees, agents’ commissions and player loans are among the proposals in a report created at the request of FIFA’s president, Gianni Infantino.
Throw-ins, free kicks, even feelings. In a sport with increasingly fine margins, there’s an expert for everything.
It has been nearly a year since the United States failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, and the national team still doesn’t have a permanent coach.
Olivia Moultrie and her family are challenging long-held assumptions about the best way to develop an American women’s soccer star. U.S. Soccer and the University of North Carolina are among those watching closely.
Contract disputes at a tiny Baltic club have shined a light on the wilder side of soccer’s player-trading market.
Egypt’s soccer superstar Mohamed Salah unleashed a fierce assault on the country’s sporting establishment — an unusual act in a country where dissent is dangerous.
Dempsey announced his retirement on Wednesday, ending a 15-year career that included stints in the United States and in Europe.
Pogba left Manchester United at the end of last season as a midfielder of lavish talent but mercurial effect. He returned as a World Cup winner. But did anything really change?
Finding good players is an acquired skill, Bayer Leverkusen’s Jonas Boldt contends, one that can be learned by pretty much anyone. He should know.
Wayne Rooney sold his D.C. United teammates on his commitment behind the scenes. He sold everyone else with one remarkable moment.
The league is hoping to increase revenue by raising its profile overseas, but players are concerned that the demands placed on them are excessive.
The two teams played to a draw despite N.Y.C.F.C. ending the game with just nine players because of two ejections.
Marin was ordered to pay millions of dollars in fines and restitution by a federal judge in Brooklyn who called him a “cancer” on the sport.