Soccer

Bruce Arena blends intense demands with humor to…

With his quick wit off the field and demanding nature on it, U.S. national team coach Bruce Arena has instilled a calm and a swagger that the U.S. squad so desperately needed, and that has bred success again

Brazil's 1982 World Cup goalkeeper dies after heart attack

Former Brazil goalkeeper Waldir Peres, a member of the 1982 World Cup team, dies aged 66 after a heart attack.

Manchester City signs left-back Benjamin Mendy…

Manchester City has announced the signing of left-back Benjamin Mendy from Monaco

Spain's sports court opens disciplinary procedure vs. Villar

Spain's administrative court for sport has initiated disciplinary procedures against the president of the Spanish football federation after he was arrested and jailed in a corruption probe

Jamaica stuns Mexico 1-0 to reach CONCACAF Gold…

Kemar Lawrence scored on an exquisite 24-yard free kick in the 88th minute, and Jamaica advanced to the CONCACAF Gold Cup final with a 1-0 upset victory over Mexico

Roldan's 2 quick goals help Sounders beat Quakes 3-0

Cristian Roldan scored twice in less than two minutes in the second half and newly acquired Kelvin Leerdam got his first MLS goal, leading the Seattle Sounders past the San Jose Earthquakes 3-0

Timbers beat Whitecaps 2-1 to snap 6-game winless streak

Sebastian Blanco scored early in the second half and the undermanned Portland Timbers beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 to snap a six-game winless streak

Chelsea apology to China for player's offensive…

Chelsea has apologized China for social media comments by Brazilian player Kenedy which it accepts "caused great offence and hurt the feelings" of the country during the Premier League champions' pre-season tour

Philipp Lahm voted Germany's top player in his…

Lahm voted Germany's player of the season before retiring

Dempsey record goal, assist leads US into Gold…

Clint Dempsey fed Jozy Altidore for the go-ahead goal, then scored on a free kick to match Landon Donovan's American record with his 57th international goal and lead the United States over Costa Rica 2-0 and into the CONCACAF Gold Cup championship game

Crew SC: Josh Williams can attest to formation's success

Danilo joins City from Madrid, providing…

Manchester City has signed Danilo from Real Madrid, increasing the Premier League club's threadbare options at full back after selling Aleksandar Kolarov to Roma

24 hours before the mast: My day as a deckhand

El Salvador's Romero, Ceren suspended after bites

El Salvador defender Henry Romero was suspended for his nation's next 6 competitive matches and midfielder Darwin Ceren for the next 3, penalties announced after they bit American players during a CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal

Feilhaber helps Sporting KC to 1-1 tie with Real Salt Lake

Benny Feilhaber scored on a penalty kick to help Sporting Kansas City to a 1-1 draw with Real Salt Lake

Bunbury scores twice, Revolution beat Galaxy 4-3

Teal Bunbury scored twice, Diego Fagundez had three assists and the New England Revolution beat the Los Angeles Galaxy 4-3 on Saturday night to snap a four-game losing streak

Portland Timbers sign New Zealand defender Bill Tuiloma

Cristian Colman scores twice, FC Dallas beat Impact 2-1

Cristian Colman scored his first two goals of the season and FC Dallas rallied to beat the Montreal Impact 2-1