Soccer

Arrests, drama 6 years after S. Africa soccer…

Five men have been charged with murder for the killing of South African soccer star Senzo Meyiwa six years ago

Man City, Chelsea, Liverpool win as normality…

Uncertainty reigned in England on Saturday as the nation went back into lockdown but the Premier League returned to something resembling normality

Cristiano Ronaldo out of Juventus' match against…

Cristiano Ronaldo has been left off Juventus’ match squad for the Champions League game against Barcelona

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Andrés Cantor to receive US Soccer Hall media…

Andrés Cantor has won the Colin Jose Media Award given annually by the U.S. National Soccer Hall of Fame

City lacking usual spark amid injuries, fixture…

Sympathy is usually in short supply when it comes to Manchester City and the debate over workload and fixture congestion in soccer

Chelsea's Pulisic injured ahead of US match in…

Christian Pulisic’s participation in the United States’ first match in more than nine months could be in jeopardy after the Chelsea winger was injured in the warmup ahead of the Premier League game against Burnley

Champions League: Madrid in trouble despite late…

Real Madrid has one point from its opening two games in the Champions League and is facing another fight to preserve its proud record of qualifying for the knockout stage in all of its appearances

The Latest: Italian club Reggiana says 21 players…

Italian soccer club Reggiana says 21 players and six staff members have the coronavirus

The Latest: England cancels soccer friendly against Germany

England has canceled its women’s friendly match against Germany on Tuesday after a member of its backroom staff tested positive for the coronavirus

Juventus' ‘Ronaldo is not my problem’, says B…

Barca coach Ronald Koeman hopes Cristiano Ronaldo will feature in Wednesday's Champions League match.

This Type of Athlete Wows at Conquering Pain

Want to fell less pain? You may want to try long-distance running. Research published in July comparing pain perception in endurance athletes, soccer players, and nonathletes suggests elite athletes overall have increased pain tolerance, higher pain thresholds, and lower pain intensity—but also that endurance athletes manage the best. In...

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Man U's Rashford keeps pressure on government to…

Soccer star Marcus Rashford’s campaign to feed poor students has sparked a partisan political battle that makes scoring goals for Manchester United seem trivial by comparison

FIFA president Infantino tests positive for COVID…

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has tested positive for COVID-19

Chicago teen helps refugee kids find community on…

Children from all over the world are finding community on a soccer field.

Brazilian soccer great Pelé turns 80, isolated a…

Brazilian soccer great Pelé will turn 80 on Friday but the celebration will have to wait

The Latest: Werder Bremen player tests positive…

German soccer club Werder Bremen says one of its players has tested positive for the coronavirus and the team’s training session has been canceled

The Latest: Positive test halts Cal basketball…

California’s men’s basketball team is pausing workouts after an unidentified player tested positive for COVID-19

Zambian female footballer's success in Chinese…

After clinching the top scorer award in the Women's Chinese Super League, Zambian footballer Barbra Banda is inspiring girls at home to follow in her footsteps.

Stampede kills 11 Afghans seeking visas to leave…

Afghan officials say at least 11 women were trampled to death when a stampede broke out among thousands of Afghans waiting in a soccer stadium to get visas to leave the country

UEFA adds third Chinese sponsor to soccer's Euro 2020

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

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Ronaldo in doubt for Messi's visit to Juventus

The highly anticipated Champions League matchup of Cristiano Ronaldo against Lionel Messi likely won’t happen because Ronaldo has the coronavirus

'Fake news': Pogba denies quitting France team…

File footage of Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba who denies that he has quit the France national team over comments made by the country's President Emmanuel Macron.

English women's soccer targets titles, player…

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