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Valverde not thinking about Barcelona future

Ernesto Valverde insists he's not thinking about his future as Barcelona boss, despite growing pressure after the side's defeat against Liverpool.

Savarino scores late, Real Salt Lake beats Atlanta United

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Vela has goal, 2 assists as LAFC tops Montreal 4-2

Carlos Vela scored his league-leading 15th goal and Tristan Blackmon picked up his first career goal and Los Angeles Football Club beat the Montreal Impact 4-2

Lampard, Terry subplot in world's most lucrative…

Derby and Aston Villa meet at Wembley Stadium on Monday in the League Championship playoff final as they look to secure promotion to the Premier League

Seeking more respect, superstar Hegerberg out of World Cup

Ada Hegerberg is the best player in women's soccer but she will not be at the Women's World Cup

Tuchel expects to remain as PSG boss

Thomas Tuchel expects to remain as head coach of PSG despite a disappointing end to the season.

Savarino's stoppage goal lifts Real Salt Lake past Atlanta

Jefferson Savarino's long-range blast late in stoppage time gave Real Salt Lake a 2-1 victory over Atlanta United

Niang stunner seals Rennes win

M'Baye Niang scored twice as Rennes beat Lille 3-1 in their final match of the Ligue 1 season.

Adidas: Spain's FA has no grounds for ending contract

Adidas says Spain's soccer federation has no grounds for terminating its contract with the sports apparel company, and will fight to keep the agreement in place

Caen players and fans react to relegation

Pin drop silence echoed around the Stade Malherbe as Caen lost 1-0 to Bordeaux to confirm their relegation from Ligue 1.

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Dos Santos early goal lifts Galaxy past Orlando City 1-0

Jonathan dos Santos scored in the 19th minute, David Bingham made six saves for his fourth shutout and the Los Angeles Galaxy beat Orlando City 1-0 to end a four-game losing streak

Tavares strike hands Dijon relegation lifeline

Julio Tavares scored what could prove to be a decisive goal as Dijon attempt to avoid relegation.

Soccer god Maradona's rise and fall in Asif…

Soccer god Maradona's rise and fall while in Italy is the subject of Asif Kapadia's documentary, destined for HBO

Amiens celebrate safety in style following win

Amiens already knew they were safe for at least another season in Ligue 1.

Timing right for France to make impression on big stage

France has an opportunity to translate dominance at the European club level to success on the World Cup stage

Top Five goals - Matchday 38

Here are the top five goals from the final matchday in Ligue 1:

VIRAL: Football: Best of Kylian Mbappe - Matchday…

Despite his message to Paris Saint-Germain and constant links to Real Madrid, Kylian Mbappe continued scoring.

Sinclair says she's been waiting for this Canadian team

Christine Sinclair will be edging closer to the all-time international goals record as her team chases a title at the Women's World Cup

Niang headlines as Rennes beat 10-man Lille

Rennes were comfortable winners against Lille, as they beat Ligue 1's second placed side 3-1.

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Cornet double ensures Lyon end with win

Maxwell Cornet scored early and late on as Lyon defeated Nimes 3-2 on the road in the final match of the Ligue 1 season.

US faces greater challenges this time around at World Cup

The top-ranked U.S. women's national team is heading to France for the Women's World Cup with any number of teams in position to topple the defending champions

Ligue 1: A nice ending for Vieira

Monaco knew they were safe on the final day. But Leonardo Jardim's side still lost 2-0 to Nice, as the Principality club finished two points above the relegation play-off spot. The win gave Nice a third straight home success against the 2017 champions, a result which meant they finished seventh in the table in Patrick Vieira's first season in charge.