Soccer

UEFA adds third Chinese sponsor to soccer's Euro 2020

UEFA has signed a third Chinese sponsor for soccer’s next European Championship

Man United's revenue drops, debts rise amid pandemic

Manchester United's revenue has dropped by almost a fifth because the team did not play in the Champions League and because it was forced to close its stadium to fans during the coronavirus pandemic

The Latest: NFL's Washington team not yet…

The Washington Football Team will allow only friends and family in attendance at FedEx Field on Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys, even after Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan allowed teams to fill outdoor stadiums to 10% capacity

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The Latest: UEFA cancels men's soccer under-19…

UEFA has called off the under-19 European Championship in men’s soccer that was twice postponed and pushed into 2021

English women's soccer targets titles, player…

England’s soccer leadership has a couple of priorities for the women’s teams

Man United wins again at PSG; Messi scores in…

Marcus Rashford sprinted toward the corner flag inside an empty Parc des Princes and slid on his knees in celebration just like two seasons ago

Man Utd and Liverpool want to join Euro league

Liverpool and Man United are in talks about a bombshell plot involving Europe's biggest football clubs.

Data-driven approach taking Midtjylland to heady…

FC Midtjylland has been one of the poster teams for analytics in European soccer

2nd-tier soccer game postponed in Spain after positive tests

The Spanish second-division soccer match between Alcorcón and Ponferradina has been postponed after four coronavirus cases for Alcorcón were confirmed

Who gets fans? New dividing line in Champions…

The coronavirus pandemic will bring a new divide to the Champions League this season because some teams will be playing in front of fans and some will be playing in empty stadiums

Neville: European Premier League talks 'obscene'

Gary Neville said the idea of a European Premier League is "another wound for football", calling the timing of talks "obscene".

Santos ends contract with Robinho after sponsor complaints

Brazilian soccer team Santos has suspended a newly-signed contract with international star Robinho after a sponsor made reference to the player’s past sexual assault case

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One of the World's Most Famous Athletes Tests…

Cristiano Ronaldo posted a photo on Instagram on Monday showing him at the head of a long table occupied by Portugal's national men's soccer team. The team appeared to be dining inside a restaurant, and no one was wearing a mask. That proved concerning on Tuesday because the Portuguese Football...

'It's really crazy': Late goals cap another wild…

A two-week break for international matches has done nothing to suppress the relentless surprises in this season’s Premier League

Man United, Liverpool in talks to join new…

Manchester United and Liverpool reportedly in talks with Europe's elite clubs to join a new FIFA-backed tournament that would reshape the sport's global soccer landscape.

Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for COVID-19

Cristiano Ronaldo has become the latest international soccer soccer star to test positive for the coronavirus

Tottenham collapses on Bale's return to draw 3-3…

Tottenham threw away a 3-0 lead in the final 10 minutes to draw 3-3 with West Ham in the Premier League

Algerian women push for rights at soccer…

Lining up on the edge of a field nestled between Algeria's mountains, women from the village of Sahel prepare to take the pitch for a match organised to raise awareness on women's rights, a cause that has come under greater scrutiny after a brutal attack this month.

Sky Blue closes out fall series with 3-1 win over Chicago

Paige Monaghan scored two goals and Sky Blue capped the National Women’s Soccer League fall series with a 3-1 victory over the Chicago Red Stars

Dutch double play: Soccer club, Billy Beane team up

Dutch soccer club AZ Alkmaar has been able to compete with powerhouses like Ajax by relying on data analytics and innovative thinking

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Schalke apologizes for racist abuse of Dortmund's Moukoko

Schalke has apologized for its fans’ racist abuse of Borussia Dortmund youth player Youssoufa Moukoko during a match between the rival clubs’ under-19 sides

'Why do the government hate Manchester?'

Chancellor Rishi Sunak was asked why the government 'hates' Greater Manchester.

French soccer clubs face missed payments from pay TV deal

French soccer clubs hit by falling revenue during the coronavirus pandemic face missed payments from a new television deal with broadcaster Mediapro