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The Premier League club is in crisis again. But it is more serious than just one manager’s failings: It is part of a fundamental reordering of the soccer world.
Real Madrid’s Florentino Pérez is shepherding a proposal that would reshape European soccer for the benefit of the Continent’s biggest clubs. UEFA’s president called the idea “insane.”
Qatar has for years been dogged by accusations that a corrupt vote delivered the 2022 World Cup. Now, world soccer’s governing body may have inadvertently supported those claims.
After Bury Football Club was shuttered on the eve of this season, five employees chose to persevere without pay. Theirs is a story of loyalty, duty and hope.
Rapinoe, who helped lead the United States to a World Cup title in July, beat Lucy Bronze and Alex Morgan to claim the prize. Lionel Messi won the men’s award for a record sixth time.
UEFA has taken steps to counter the carbon footprint of a sprawling European championship next summer. But is the game avoiding a difficult question?
A not-guilty ruling related to the 1989 disaster presented a difficult reality: The 96 who died were unlawfully killed, but nobody, most likely, will ever be held responsible.
A crowd crush at a 1989 match in England killed 96 people, and officials initially faulted the fans. Investigations later showed poor crowd control was to blame.
Arsenal Fan TV is a YouTube sensation. But what makes it a success is not the same thing as what makes Arsenal a success — in fact, it’s often the opposite.
Messi had a goal and two assists in his 700th game for Barcelona, which beat Dortmund to advance to the knockout stages.
Silver Lake Partners bought about 10 percent of the parent company of the Premier League champion, making it one of the most valuable franchises in sports.
Navas made several crucial saves to keep Paris St.-Germain in the game before two late goals secured a 2-2 draw.
The Premier League introduced video assistant refereeing this season, but a string of controversies, and at least four significant mistakes, have players, coaches and fans running out of patience.
Flamengo, which faces River Plate in Saturday’s Copa Libertadores final, might be the best bet. But can it break through in a Eurocentric soccer world?
The accusations against Brendan Faherty stem from when he coached at the University of New Haven a decade ago.
Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kanté is soccer’s ultimate artisan: a player who does the running and the fetching and the retrieving so others can score the goals. That diligence has its rewards.
England just can’t quit the Portuguese coach. But is Tottenham Hotspur right to bet its future on a man whose best days may be behind him?
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.