England just can’t quit the Portuguese coach. But is trusting Spurs’ future to a man whose best days may be behind him a winning bet, or merely a cold, calculated business decision?
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Less than a day after firing Mauricio Pochettino, Spurs named the former Chelsea and United manager as its coach.
Pochettino transformed Tottenham into a club that could not afford to fail, and in doing so guaranteed that he would.
Five months after he led Spurs to the Champions League final, the Argentine manager and his entire staff were dismissed.
If you think there are a lot of meaningless international games in soccer, you’re right. If you think that’s terrible, you’re wrong.
City, the Premier League champion, had tried to block an investigation into its finances by appealing to sports’ highest court even before a punishment was handed down.
The tiny Gulf country will host the world’s biggest soccer tournament in 2022. But three years before the first match, organizers have concerns about where fans will sit and where they will sleep.
Three second-half goals deliver the Sounders’ second title in four years, to the delight of a record-setting home crowd.
Liverpool overpowered Manchester City with style and substance, opening an eight-point lead in the Premier League.
M.L.S. Cup on Sunday is a rubber match for Seattle and Toronto, who split two recent meetings in the league’s championship game.
A Russian doping scandal could force organizers of next year’s continental soccer championship to bar Russia’s team and move matches scheduled for St. Petersburg.
A federal judge rejected U.S. Soccer’s argument that no discrimination existed. Megan Rapinoe praised the decision as a validation of their campaign.
Arsenal’s Granit Xhaka is the latest player to find out that if there is a taboo in soccer, it is that one must not criticize — or even worse, cross — the fans.
Pep Guardiola has turned Manchester City into one of the best teams in the world. Jürgen Klopp has done the same at Liverpool. But are their methods really changing English soccer?
The Westfield Matildas and the Caltex Socceroos will receive equal shares of team revenue as part of the four-year deal.
Manchester City held on for a draw with an unusual substitution, while Real Madrid, Juventus, Bayern Munich and P.S.G. advanced to the knockout rounds.
For a decade, the German champion operated as the most stable of the superclubs. But its mystique and financial might no longer overpower rivals the way they once did.
Liverpool’s chief executive, Peter Moore, doesn’t have the power that some of his Premier League peers enjoy. And that is exactly the way he wants it.
Premier League champions only three years ago, Leicester has remade itself by gently casting off its heroes in favor of young talents.
Standing by your manager is now considered best practice in soccer, proof of the all-important long-term vision. But it isn’t for every coach, or every club.