Soccer

City's court win intensifies top-4 race in…

Manchester City’s success in overturning its Champions League ban has huge ramifications on the Premier League and the remaining two teams that will qualify for Europe’s top club competition

Alleged Culprit Behind Racist Messages Is 12…

A 12-year-old boy has been arrested in the UK after allegedly sending racist messages to a British Premiere League soccer player. Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha shared the messages on Twitter Sunday ; they're difficult to look at but include multiple racist slurs and images. Zaha, 27, was born in Ivory Coast...

France kicks off fans' return to elite European…

For the first time since the coronavirus shut down sports and chased away spectators, fans have returned to elite European soccer

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Analysis: Man City court win after flawed UEFA…

In a season that could end with four trophies, Manchester City’s biggest victory hasn’t been secured by Kevin De Bruyne or Raheem Sterling

MLS confirm that six FC Dallas players test…

Entire FC Dallas team has been quarantined ahead of the "MLS Is Back" tournament in Florida.

MLS players feel safe in 'bubble' ahead of soccer…

Player say they feel safe in 'bubble' even as more players opt out of MLS is Back soccer tournament.

Manchester City overturns 2-year ban from…

Manchester City has successfully overturned its two-year ban from the Champions League

Beckham son Brooklyn is engaged to actress Nicola…

Brooklyn Beckham, son of retired soccer superstar David Beckham and fashion designer Victoria Beckham, and American actress Nicola Peltz have announced that they’re engaged

COVID-19 cases at Swiss soccer club raise league doubts

Swiss top-tier soccer club Zurich says it has more cases of coronavirus among its players and staff who are now in home quarantine

The Latest: One positive test in English Premier…

One person has tested positive in the latest round of checks for COVID-19 on players and club staff in the English Premier League

Leicester jeopardizes Champions League hopes with…

In the top four since September, Leicester’s Champions League hopes are no longer so certain

German club plans mass virus testing to fill stadium again

German soccer club Union Berlin is offering free coronavirus tests for more than 20,000 fans as part of a plan to hold games in a full stadium in September

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Fans, coach Landon Donovan return to pitch for USL relaunch

Fans get to watch U.S. pro team sports in person for the first time in four months when Landon Donovan resumes his fledgling coaching career in a United Soccer League game

Boy, 12, arrested after Palace player Zaha gets…

A 12-year-old boy was arrested by police after Crystal Palace player Wilfried Zaha highlighted racist abuse he received ahead of Sunday’s Premier League match at Aston Villa

Sterling scores hat-trick as City hit Brighton…

Raheem Sterling struck a hat-trick as Manchester City crushed Brighton 5-0, Pep Guardiola confident ahead of CAS decision.

New extra-inning format stirs debate as teams plot strategy

Baseball has its answer to World Cup soccer’s penalty kicks, NFL overtimes or NHL shootouts

The Latest: Pop keeping eye on Japan, and Olympic…

San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich, the U.S. men’s basketball coach, says he is watching how Japan is handling the coronavirus

Norwich relegated, Liverpool drops home points…

Norwich is the first team to be relegated from the English Premier League as Liverpool drops points at Anfield for the first time this season

Nashville out of MLS is Back after 9 players test…

Nashville SC has withdrawn from Major League Soccer’s MLS is Back tournament in Florida after nine players tested positive for the coronavirus

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England World Cup winner Jack Charlton dies at 85

Jack Charlton, an uncompromising central defender who played alongside his brother, Bobby, in England’s World Cup-winning side in 1966 before enjoying coaching success with Ireland, has died

Madrid beats Alavés 2-0 for 8th straight win in…

Karim Benzema scored one goal and set up another to help Real Madrid beat Alavés 2-0

New Euro soccer format a platform for CBS to…

American broadcaster CBS will get an early start on its Champions League deal by showing games next month when the pandemic-delayed competition resumes