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U.S. women’s soccer is relentless — and unapologetic — in World Cup-record rout of Thailand

After the 13-0 demolition, the U.S. coach and players defended keeping up the attack after the outcome was certain. "You can’t feel bad for scoring as many goals as possible,” defender Kelly O'Hara said....

U.S. women’s soccer is relentless — and unapologetic — in World Cup-record rout of Thailand

Source: washingtonpost.com

A 13-0 World Cup Rout? Thailand Is as Proud as Ever The women’s loss to the United States produced the most lopsided score in World Cup history. But soccer fans in Thailand say they were just happy their team was there....
14:51, 2019-06-12

Soccer: France women beat Thailand 3-0 in World Cup warm-up A late rally from France in the second half helped the women's World Cup hosts to overcome a stiff challenge from Thailand to win 3-0 in a warm-up match in Orleans on Saturday....
23:17, 2019-05-25

Hope Solo: U.S. women's soccer celebrations during Thailand win was unnecessary Former U.S. women's soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo didn't approve of the celebrations her former team held during its 13-0 blowout victory over Thailand....
23:00, 2019-06-13

Thailand’s Wild Boars Soccer Team Marks One Year Since Going Missing in a Cave (MAE SAI, Thailand) — When the 12 young boys and their soccer coach walked into a cave complex in northern Thailand a year ago Sunday, they didn’t know their lives were going to forever change. Rising floodwater quickly trapped the youngsters inside the Tham Luang cave complex, setting o...
06:00, 2019-06-24

Hope Solo adds to US women's soccer celebration controversy over Thailand win: 'I think it was unnecessary' Former U.S. women’s soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo stirred more controversy Thursday adding to the criticism of her former team that their celebrations during a 13-0 blowout against Thailand were unnecessary....
00:34, 2019-06-14

The USWNT's Blowout Of Thailand Inspires Indignant Pearl-Clutching From Canadian Soccer Pundits A self-serious, chiding, in all likelihood jealous quartet of talking heads went on Canadian TV yesterday and, in discussing what they characterized as the “disgraceful” way the USWNT went about trouncing Thailand in the Women’s World Cup, proceeded to hump the notion of sportsmanship to within an i...
04:17, 2019-06-13

Soccer: Visa partners with U.S. Soccer to boost women's program ahead of World Cup Visa on Thursday announced a "substantial investment" in the future of women's soccer as they agreed a five-year partnership with the U.S. Soccer Federation, just eight days before the start of the women's World Cup in France....
17:17, 2019-05-30

Soccer-Visa partners with U.S. Soccer to boost women's programme ahead of World Cup Visa on Thursday announced a "substantial investment" in the future of women's soccer as they agreed a five-year partnership with the U.S. Soccer Federation, just eight days before the start of the women's World Cup in France....
16:17, 2019-05-30

How a 'relentless work ethic' took Elaine Welteroth to top of magazine world Elaine Welteroth is a trailblazer in magazine publishing, and now she's a debut author. Her message to someone who wants to follow in her footsteps:        ...
17:51, 2019-06-07

Did USWNT players celebrate their goals with too much gusto? World Cup rout sparks debate. Some figures in the soccer world, and elsewhere, opined that the team should have tried to "tone down" their displays at some point, but others, such as Abby Wambach, strongly disagreed....
09:34, 2019-06-12

Watch: South African goalie blunder sparks Germany rout at Women's World Cup South African goalie Andile DIamini had a brutal error against Germany, leading to an early goal during a group clash at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Monday in Montpellier, France....
03:34, 2019-06-18

Why it's OK that the U.S. women ran up the score in 13-0 World Cup win against Thailand The U.S. women's soccer team routed Thailand 13-0 in World Cup opener, prompting backlash against such a large win.       ...
17:51, 2019-06-12

Chile beat Thailand but both eliminated from World Cup Chile were eliminated from the women's World Cup after missing a late penalty that would have sent them through in a 2-0 win over Thailand on Thursday....
00:34, 2019-06-21

USA v Thailand: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! USA will not find it easy in a talent-packed World CupHope Solo: If you’re not nervous, you don’t care enough to winWomen’s World Cup team guides: USA and ThailandGroup F: Chile v Sweden suspended by weather – live!Tweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 7.07pm BST Here’s a look at today’s lineups...
20:17, 2019-06-11

Women's World Cup: US re-write the record books with 13-0 win over Thailand Records tumbled as the US opened their World Cup defense with a 13-0 win vs. Thailand. Alex Morgan scored a record-equaling five goals for the Americans, who clocked up the biggest margin of victory in World Cup history....
03:17, 2019-06-12

Sweden v Thailand: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Email Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresportThailand look to recover after record defeat to USAEni Aluko: England’s tough start has set them up nicely 2.35pm BST 34 min: Sweden concede a free kick in their own half. It lands just shy of the area, but Thailand appear to have forced a corner kick...
15:51, 2019-06-16

Women’s World Cup Live Updates: USA vs. Thailand Score Live updates and analysis from the United States women's soccer team's first World Cup game, against Thailand, from Times reporters at Tuesday's match in Reims, France....
21:34, 2019-06-11

Thailand scores 1st World Cup goal in 5-1 loss to Sweden NICE, France (AP) — Thailand finally found something to celebrate after a humiliating start to the Women’s World Cup. It was just a single goal, and it came in a 5-1 loss to Sweden on Sunday, but it was enough to briefly allow the Thai squad to celebrate. Thailand was routed 13-0 by the United...
18:17, 2019-06-16

Thailand's World Cup Hopes Could Hinge On Not Getting Stomped By The USWNT In a few hours’ time, barring a sequence of events so improbable as to not even merit serious concern, the USWNT will have easily beaten Thailand in the two countries’ opening 2019 Women’s World Cup match. The extent of that essentially guaranteed result—as in, whether the U.S.’s impending victory l...
23:51, 2019-06-11

Sublime USA demolish Thailand 13-0 on historic night in Women's World Cup "World Cup, Stade Auguste Delaune – USA 13 (Morgan 12\u0027, 53\u0027, 74\u0027, 81\u0027, 87\u0027, Lavelle 20\u0027, 56\u0027, Horan 32\u0027, Mewis 50\u0027, 54\u0027, Rapinoe 79\u0027, Pugh 84\u0027, Lloyd 90+2\u0027) Thailand 0"...
01:34, 2019-06-12

US women’s national team kicks off World Cup campaign against Thailand The United States women’s national soccer team is finally kick-starting its World Cup campaign when they hit the field against Thailand on Tuesday – and no one is more excited than their former teammate Heather O’Reilly....
05:51, 2019-06-12

Ruthless USA break World Cup record as they hit 13 past hapless Thailand It was clear what kind of match this would be a few seconds before the whistle blew. The US put seven attacking players on the halfway line while just three defenders hung back with the goalkeeper. Once the game started, those seven US players sprinted past the Thailand midfield toward the goal. The...
23:51, 2019-06-11

USA vs Thailand: How to watch, livestream 2019 Women’s World Cup match The United States Women’s National Team kicks off their 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup campaign against Thailand on Tuesday afternoon. The United States, who won the tournament in 2015, will open up their Group F crusade looking to become just the second team ever to defend a Women’s World Cup title. T...
21:51, 2019-06-11

Women's World Cup: What time does USWNT play today vs. Thailand? The USWNT competes in its first game of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup on Tuesday against Thailand. Here's everything you need to know for the match.       ...
23:17, 2019-06-11

Abby Wambach defends USA's 13 goals against Thailand in World Cup opener The U.S. Women's National Team opened Group F play with a rout of Thailand, causing many to accuse the team of running up the score.       ...
04:00, 2019-06-12

Women's World Cup: USA's Alex Morgan scores five goals in 13-0 romp over Thailand Alex Morgan recorded a record-tying five goals as the United States national team cruised to a historic 13-0 win over Thailand in the Women's World Cup....
04:51, 2019-06-12

USA vs Thailand live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Reigning champs the USA have never lost their opening match of a Women's World Cup - could Thailand pull off a soccer shock in their Group F showdown? Read on to find out how you can catch a USA vs Thailand live stream from anywhere around the world with our instructions below. Ranked No.1 in t...
19:17, 2019-06-11

British Open: Kyle Stanley unapologetic about 'Fore' incident with rookie Kyle Stanley refused to show remorse for failing to shout 'Fore' during the second round of the British Open. "To me it's kind of a non-issue."        ...
20:51, 2019-07-20

Too Much Of The World Cup Is Just Soccer Failing To Get Out Of Its Own Way Ideally, this would be a story about the best saves of the group stage from the group stage of the 2019 World Cup. The field for this eighth run of the women’s tournament is deeper and more talented than ever, and there have already been a number of highlight-worthy stops to match. I would love to u...
21:51, 2019-06-20

If you enjoyed the World Cup, here’s how to keep up with women’s soccer in the U.S. If the World Cup marked the point where you got interested in women's soccer, here's how and where you can keep up with the National Women Soccer League (NWSL) and where you can find the World Cup stars near your city....
07:17, 2019-07-11

Soccer: Ebi set for fifth women’s World Cup appearance Defender Onome Ebi was named to play at her fifth women’s World Cup when she was included on Saturday in Nigeria’s squad for next month’s finals in France....
23:17, 2019-05-25

New York soccer fans go wild for US World Cup win A flood of cheers washed over the Big Apple on Sunday as the US Women’s soccer team bested the Dutch 2-0 in the World Cup finals. Chants of “USA!” echoed up from the shadow of the World Trade Center — where some 200 fans watched with bated breath on jumbo outdoor TV screens — after......
23:01, 2019-07-07

Soccer: Sinclair to lead Canada in her fifth World Cup Christine Sinclair was named to her fifth women's World Cup team on Saturday and will lead Canada in France where she will have a chance to also claim the career all-time scoring record on the sport's biggest stage....
23:17, 2019-05-25

Far From World Cup, Hints of Rebellion Inside U.S. Soccer Current and former employees have been excoriating the federation’s top executives online in an effort to alert leaders to what they called a “toxic” culture....
14:17, 2019-06-28

Soccer: Absent Hegerberg would have lit up the World Cup, says Rapinoe U.S. captain Megan Rapinoe knows all about taking a stance for social equality and justice, and can understand why Norway's Ada Hegerberg has turned her back on the women's World Cup....
01:17, 2019-06-06

Rose Lavelle has been U.S. soccer’s World Cup revelation The 24-year-old midfielder has earned attention in her first World Cup with quick footwork and a nutmeg for the highlight reel, but the national team has long known what it had in her....
17:51, 2019-07-05

Why US women’s soccer team isn’t a lock to win World Cup The most women’s soccer talent in history will be on display over the next month at the World Cup in France. That is great news for the sport, but a different kind of challenge for a United States team looking to defend their 2015 World Cup championship and avenge an Olympic defeat to Sweden the......
15:17, 2019-06-07

After World Cup, USWNT could really score at home for soccer Once the equal pay issue is properly resolved, the USA men's and women's teams can grow and prosper by doing joint promotional efforts: Our view       ...
02:51, 2019-07-09

Soccer: U.S. '99 World Cup win should have done more for women's game - Foudy The United States' World Cup triumph on home soil in 1999 was a watershed moment for the sport but midfielder Julie Foudy had hoped it would help the women's game grow at a much faster pace....
16:17, 2019-05-22

Soccer: Holders U.S. shrug off weight of World Cup expectations Few of the 24 women's World Cup teams arriving in France for next month's tournament will bear the weight of expectation quite like reigning champions the United States....
07:17, 2019-05-25

US World Cup champs: Soccer is now a ‘female-dominated’ sport The US women’s national soccer team started their victory tour in New York Tuesday morning — proudly declaring that the world’s most popular sport was now “female-dominated.” The World Cup champs are celebrating in the Big Apple where they will be honored Wednesday with a tic...
17:17, 2019-07-09

Soccer: Argentina name nine professionals in women's World Cup squad Argentina announced its squad for the women's World Cup on Wednesday, with coach Carlos Borrello calling up nine professional players and drafting in the rest from the country's domestic amateur league....
19:17, 2019-05-23

US women's soccer rolling as World Cup knockout stage is set The U.S. women’s soccer team is riding a wave of momentum heading into the Women’s World Cup’s knockout stage, in which they will play Spain in a bid to again reach the final....
16:34, 2019-06-21

Why the best female soccer player is skipping the Women's World Cup Ada Hegerberg is a Norwegian striker and the first ever female winner of the Ballon d'Or – but you won’t see her playing for her home country at the World Cup over the next month....
18:17, 2019-06-06

Women's World Cup soccer: USA to play Netherlands in final The Netherlands defeated Sweden 1-0 in extra time Wednesday, setting up a meeting with the United States Women's National Team in the Women's World Cup final Sunday....
02:00, 2019-07-04

Soccer: Australia's World Cup preparations soured by injuries Australia's preparations for the women's World Cup have been hit by a tournament-ending foot injury to central defender Laura Alleway and a hamstring strain to teenage striker Mary Fowler....
05:34, 2019-06-07

U.S. soccer players keep World Cup separate from lawsuit, but they’re scoring in both The team has not yet met its goal of winning the tournament, but its dominant performance so far has given it major leverage in the court of public opinion....
21:51, 2019-06-22

USA women’s soccer team returns to U.S. soil after World Cup Win TUCSON – Team USA’s soccer squad continued the celebration of a World Cup championship after landing on U.S. soil. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast: ...
08:00, 2019-07-09

Women's World Cup Soccer Kicks Off With France Victory France began its bid to win the Women’s World Cup of soccer for the first time with a 4-0 shellacking of South Korea, while the defending champion U.S. will play its opening match on Tuesday....
18:34, 2019-06-08

Women's World Cup soccer: USA locked in halftime tie with Netherlands The United States Women's National Team had multiple scoring chances but couldn't find the back of the net, entering halftime in a scoreless tie with the Netherlands....
18:34, 2019-07-07

World Cup shows how nations back women's soccer — or don't France is hosting 24 teams for the Women's World Cup. Though the athletes play professionally in 34 countries, some leagues are better represented than others. Where are conditions for women's football best — and why?...
22:51, 2019-06-27

Soccer: U.S. goalkeeper Naeher has big boots to fill at World Cup United States goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher has big boots to fill at the Women's World Cup as she belatedly earns a chance to be the leading lady on the biggest stage after graduating from her previous role as understudy....
20:34, 2019-06-05

As U.S. women’s soccer storms through World Cup, there are more boys’ faces in the crowd At a watch party in downtown D.C., one soccer fan and youth coach noted: “There’s a greater interest also on the men’s side with the women’s game. That’s a new dynamic.”...
03:51, 2019-06-24

Soccer: Relaxed Japan hoping to peak at women's World Cup A fun and relaxed atmosphere prevailed at Japan's training camp on Wednesday as Asako Takakura's team began their final preparations for the women's World Cup in France....
19:17, 2019-05-23

In photos: U.S. women's soccer team celebrates in World Cup parade The U.S. women's soccer team celebrates their World Cup victory win with a ticker-tape parade at the Canyon of Heroes in New York City on July 10, 2019....
01:00, 2019-07-11

Former France soccer great arrested in 2022 World Cup probe Former UEFA president Michel Platini has denied wrongdoing during police questioning following his arrest as part of a corruption probe into the vote that gave the 2022 World Cup to Qatar...
17:17, 2019-06-18

Aly Wagner talks US pressure, soccer career, World Cup pick Former Team USA World Cup and Olympics soccer star and current Fox analyst Aly Wagner kicks around some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby as the women’s World Cup gets cranking. Q: Is there pressure on the U.S. women’s team? A: It’s there, for sure. But something that remains true with this group ...
06:17, 2019-06-09

Soccer: England women beat Denmark 2-0 in World Cup warm-up England beat Denmark 2-0 in their penultimate warm-up match before the women's World Cup, with goals from Nikita Parris and Jill Scott in either half giving the Lionesses the win in Walsall on Saturday....
17:51, 2019-05-25

Spain’s pro clubs are investing in women’s soccer, and it’s paying off in the World Cup Though the national team's hopes of upsetting the top-ranked Americans on Monday in the World Cup are thin, it is a rising power after years of neglect in favor of the men's squad....
21:51, 2019-06-21

U.S. Women's Soccer Team Heads Into World Cup on a Winning Note The U.S. women’s soccer team dominated its final tuneup game before the World Cup, beating Mexico 3-0 on Sunday at Red Bull Arena in New Jersey, then exited amid fireworks and a swell of cheers from a near-sellout crowd....
01:51, 2019-05-27

Petition calls for equal pay for US women World Cup soccer champs In the wake of the US Women’s soccer team’s World Cup win Sunday, a new petition is demanding that the United States Soccer Federation pay the championship squad the same amount as the US men. The US Women’s soccer team has won four World Cups in total since the early 1990s, while ...
22:51, 2019-07-08

Swamp soccer: footballers battle it out in mud for World Cup spot – video Dozens of footballers have taken part in the Russian Swamp football cup near Saint Petersburg to earn a place in the Swamp Soccer World Cup. The contest, which was officially started in 1998, was inspired by Finland's top cross-country skiers using natural swamps to train during the summer. Teams co...
07:51, 2019-06-28

U.S. women’s soccer team opens World Cup defense with something to prove After early Group F matches against Thailand and Chile, the Americans are expected to face their first stiff test of the World Cup against Sweden, which ousted the United States from the Olympics three years ago....
01:51, 2019-06-11

Women's World Cup soccer: How to watch USA vs. Netherlands, betting odds The United States Women's National Team is one win away from capturing its fourth Women's World Cup title. The U.S. plays the Netherlands in the final Sunday in Lyon, France....
07:00, 2019-07-06

Visa expands women’s soccer effort ahead of World Cup SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Visa will be the presenting sponsor of the player of the match award at the Women’s World Cup in France, agreed to a five-year sponsorship with the U.S. Soccer Federation and is launching a campaign with outspoken American star Megan Rapinoe. The company, a FIFA sponsor si...
13:51, 2019-05-30

World Cup soccer: Activist Megan Rapinoe says she is 'extremely American' United States Women's National Team forward Megan Rapinoe said she is "extremely American" when asked to respond to critics who say her words or actions are anti-American....
00:34, 2019-07-06

U.S. women’s soccer team win 2019 World Cup over the Netherlands in 2-0 final _____ The U.S. women’s national soccer team proved their dominance at the 2019 Women’s World Cup by defeating the Netherlands 2-0 on Sunday in the championship match. The victory in Lyon, France, marks the fourth world title for the U.S. women after taking home the cup in 1991, 1999 and ...
19:17, 2019-07-07

Women's World Cup soccer: USA defeats Netherlands 2-0 for second straight title The United States Women's National Team scored two second-half goals, defeating the Netherlands 2-0 to win its second consecutive Women's World Cup title....
19:34, 2019-07-07

Ruthless. Relentless. Victorious. The true identity of the United States women’s soccer team is not so much its style but its results: It is a team built to win, and that is what it does....
05:51, 2019-07-03

Relentless Colombia win again despite sweeping changes "Colombia enjoyed a 1-0 win over Paraguay despite fielding a second-string side to make it a clean sweep of victories in their Copa America group stage campaign, leaving Paraguay\u0027s hopes of staying in the tournament hanging by a thread."...
06:51, 2019-06-24

A #MeToo Wave Hits Global Soccer as the Women’s World Cup Begins Allegations of sexual misconduct against influential men have been made in several countries and include an accusation against a top-ranking official in world soccer’s governing body....
04:17, 2019-06-08

Soccer: Rain in Rennes interrupts Sweden-Chile World Cup clash Torrential rain and lightning forced Sweden and Chile from the field with the score 0-0 in the 72nd minute of their women’s World Cup Group F encounter at Roazhon Park in Rennes on Tuesday....
20:17, 2019-06-11

Visa expands women's soccer effort ahead of World Cup Visa will be the presenting sponsor of the player of the match award at the Women's World Cup in France, agreed to a five-year sponsorship with the U.S. Soccer Federation and is launching a campaign with outspoken American star Megan Rapinoe        ...
16:51, 2019-05-30

U.S. women’s soccer team is using World Cup stage to shine spotlight on equality A media appearance highlighted the team's missions of defending their world championship, growing the game's audience and discussing issue of fairness....
23:34, 2019-05-24

Opinion: Women's World Cup soccer still gets second-class treatment from FIFA Global soccer leader FIFA says it cares about development of the women's game, but even with the World Cup approaching, the women are still getting second-class treatment.        ...
09:34, 2019-05-25

Lampard, Terry subplot in world's most lucrative soccer game 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        ...
14:00, 2019-05-24

Fans heckle U.S. Soccer president, demand 'equal pay' for World Cup winners The head of the U.S. Soccer Federation was overpowered by chants of "equal pay" and booed as he spoke at Wednesday's victory parade for the country's women's team who won a record-extending fourth World Cup in France last weekend....
23:17, 2019-07-10

Soccer: Gwinn wins it as Germany beat China 1-0 in their World Cup opener Germany's teenage midfielder Giulia Gwinn scored a second-half winner as the two-time world champions edged past China 1-0 on Saturday to kick off their World Cup campaign....
17:51, 2019-06-08

Twenty years ago, the U.S. women’s soccer team won the World Cup and changed the sport The dramatic victory by the American team over China in 1999 elevated soccer's profile in the United States, prompting girls and boys alike to start playing the sport....
19:17, 2019-06-07

Biggest event in international soccer is missing world's best player Ada Hegerberg, the inaugural winner of women's Ballon D'Or, hasn't played for Norway since 2017 in protest over gender inequity in soccer.       ...
23:17, 2019-06-11

U.S. women's soccer team plans five-game World Cup victory tour The United States women's soccer team will face Ireland in the first match of a five-game USA victory tour after claiming the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup title....
17:34, 2019-07-12

Soccer: Lyon women inspire France in perfect World Cup opener As expected, the Olympique Lyonnais women carried France to a comprehensive 4-0 win against South Korea in their World Cup opening game on Friday, sending a clear warning to their rivals that they are ready to go for the title....
17:51, 2019-06-08

U.S. soccer cruises past Chile, points toward tougher World Cup tests It didn't equal their record-setting opening rout, but the Americans performed with ferocity and expertise while showing off their depth in clinching a spot in the round of 16....
01:51, 2019-06-17

Trump, putting aside Rapinoe's attack, congratulates women's soccer team on World Cup win President Trump unequivocally congratulated the United States women's soccer team after its repeat World Cup win on Sunday -- putting aside, at least for the moment, the firestorm surrounding star forward Megan Rapinoe's vow never to visit the White House....
06:00, 2019-07-08

27 incredible photos of the US women's soccer team that just dominated Netherlands in the World Cup final Rico Brouwer/Soccrates/Getty Images The US Women's National Team, or the USWNT, dominated the Netherlands on Sunday to win their second straight Women's World Cup trophy, defeating the Dutch 2-0. It's the fourth time the American women have won the competition. This team has been on a hot streak si...
12:00, 2019-07-08

Opinion: U.S. soccer team bench a lot like White Walkers, and that should scare World Cup foes Americans will have luxury of bringing in players like Carli Lloyd, Christen Press and Mallory Pugh as subs at the World Cup next month in France.        ...
23:01, 2019-05-26

Soccer: Beyond World Cup, U.S. team eyes bigger trophy - support for women's game The U.S. women's national soccer team on Tuesday launch their bid for a fourth World Cup, but beyond lifting the trophy the squad are also aiming for a cultural breakthrough for the game....
19:51, 2019-06-11

Soccer: Spain and Portugal analyze joint bid for 2030 World Cup, no mention of Morocco Spain and Portugal are to start an in-depth analysis of whether to bid for the 2030 World Cup, they said on Saturday, without making any mention of Morocco who were previously also said to be involved....
17:51, 2019-06-08

Australia soccer players union demands World Cup prize-money parity Australia's soccer players union have launched a campaign calling for prize-money parity at the women's and men's World Cups, and offered support for the country's footballers to take legal action against global governing body FIFA....
05:34, 2019-06-04

A 96-year-old World War II veteran nails national anthem before USA-Mexico soccer match 96-year-old WWII veteran Pete DuPré brought down the house when he performed the national anthem on his harmonica before the USA-Mexico match.        ...
20:17, 2019-05-27

U.S. women's soccer jersey sets sales record amid World Cup fervor The U.S. women's national soccer team added wattage to its World Cup star power on Monday as sports apparel-maker Nike said the team's home jersey is a record-breaking seller on its retail site....
23:17, 2019-07-01

Opinion: US women's soccer team personified America at its best with World Cup championship The U.S. women's World Cup title Sunday is one for the ages, for sure. More than that, though, they’re a team for the ages. For this age.       ...
00:34, 2019-07-08

FIFA vice president discusses the Women’s World Cup and parity in the game of soccer As the summer of soccer approaches, Victor Montagliani, the vice president of FIFA Women’s World Cup and president of CONCACAF Gold Cup reflected on the gains for women in the sport, but he noted the significant obstacles that still remain in some countries for many who might otherwise play....
20:51, 2019-05-31

Italian soccer star scores country’s first hat trick at Women’s World Cup in 5-0 win over Jamaica Italian striker Cristiana Gieralli made history on Friday when she scored her country’s first hat trick – three goals – at a Women’s World Cup tournament....
02:51, 2019-06-15

Soccer: Southeast Asia to launch joint bid to host 2034 World Cup - Thai PM Southeast Asian countries will jointly bid to host the World Cup in 2034, Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Sunday, after meetings between the region's leaders in Bangkok....
14:51, 2019-06-23

In need of relentless optimism? The 10 best ‘hopepunk’ shows to binge now It’s the TV genre that offers a sunny, uplifting take on the world, in contrast to, well, everything else. Here are the shows to watch when ‘grimdark’ programming becomes too muchThe BBC has announced that it has invested £150,000 in a podcast series that will attempt to cash in on the trend for “ho...
22:00, 2019-06-10

Former US women's soccer star Abby Wambach says World Cup win gives team leverage in equal pay fight Former U.S. women’s soccer star Abby Wambach said Wednesday the team winning the World Cup over the Netherlands gives them leverage in their fight over equal pay with the U.S. Soccer Federation....
19:00, 2019-07-11

Ellen DeGeneres and Other Stars Cheer U.S. Women's Soccer Team's 2019 World Cup Victory USA! USA! USA! The U.S. Women's Soccer team beat The Netherlands to win the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup title with a 2-0 victory on Sunday. This marks the fourth such championship......
21:51, 2019-07-07

Opinion: Why US-France World Cup match is biggest game in women's soccer history Friday’s quarterfinal between the USWNT and the World Cup host, France, carries a significance that reaches well beyond our country.       ...
06:17, 2019-06-28

Women's World Cup: From penalty kicks to yellow cards, basic soccer rules explained Whether you’re watching the FIFA Women’s World Cup, the CONCACAF Gold Cup, or your buddy’s soccer game, keeping all the rules in-check can be frustrating....
02:00, 2019-06-07

U.S. soccer couple Sydney Leroux, Dom Dwyer announce new baby before USWNT World Cup game U.S. soccer players Sydney Leroux and Dom Dwyer welcomed a baby girl on Friday, announcing Roux James' birth on social media.       ...
14:34, 2019-06-29

A top senator just introduced a bill to require equal pay for the US women's soccer team before the 2026 World Cup AP Photo/David Vincent Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia introduced a bill that would block federal funding for the 2026 World Cup unless the US Soccer Federation provides "equitable pay" for both the men's and women's national teams. The US Women's National Soccer Team won their fourth ...
17:34, 2019-07-10

US soccer star Alex Morgan plans to decline any White House invite after World Cup U.S. soccer star Alex Morgan is getting ready to help defend her team’s World Cup title in France next month and if the Americans should win again, she said she’s prepared to decline a possible invitation to visit President Trump at the White House....
22:51, 2019-05-23

Relentless Rains A Drag On Local Garden Centers LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — June is usually an ideal month for planting, but the owner of a local garden center says that the consistent rain in the last week has not been good for business. “It has been difficult. The rain chases off the retail customer. They don’t want to be out in...
00:00, 2019-06-20

Warriors must crank up defense against relentless Raptors, Kerr says The Golden State Warriors may be one of the NBA's highest scoring teams but their defense must be at a premium if they are to even the NBA Finals with the Toronto Raptors, coach Steve Kerr says....
00:34, 2019-06-02

Relentless Ineos already in pole position for Tour glory Team Ineos are already poised for a Tour de France triumph before the race even enters the high mountains after a brutal display of strength on the eve of the first rest day....
21:17, 2019-07-16

The Fiver | A tough shift at the coalface of relentless self-promotion Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!On 11 June Paul Pogba played in the France team that beat Andorra 4-0, after which he posted an update on social media disgraces. “Last game of the season we finish well,” he wrote. “Time to relax.” The Fiver certainly knows how to relax: a diary cl...
18:51, 2019-06-17

In the Midwest, Relentless Floods Dredge Up ‘Shadow’ of 1993 The Great Flood of 1993, one of the worst in American history, left entire towns ravaged. With heavy spring rains and saturated soil, some fear a repeat....
15:17, 2019-06-03

Bob Marley's daughter saves Jamaican women’s soccer team on World Cup path Cedella Marley, the daughter of legend Bob Marley, played a key role in resurrecting the Jamaican women's soccer team and its quest to the World Cup.        ...
19:17, 2019-06-04

Soccer fans are rightfully irate at FIFA over awful mistake with Women's World Cup tickets Fans who bought tickets to Women's World Cup games in France are just finding out now that their seats might not be next to each other.        ...
18:17, 2019-05-21

Soccer fans chant 'F--- Trump!' during live Fox News segment at a bar in France after the Women's World Cup final Fox News The United States Women's National Team dominated the Netherlands in the World Cup final to win the tournament for the second straight time. After the match, fans chanted "F--- Trump! F--- Trump!" during a live segment on Fox News shot from a bar in Lyon, France. The chants may have stemme...
09:00, 2019-07-08

Women's World Cup: US soccer star Tobin Heath asked odd question ahead of France match Whether it’s on the pitch or at the podium, U.S. women’s soccer star Tobin Heath is on top of her game even when an odd question may have thrown her off....
19:00, 2019-06-28

Spencer Dinwiddie was relentless in Nets securing Durant and Irving LAS VEGAS — Last season, both Nets coach Kenny Atkinson and general manager Sean Marks said their players were their best recruiters. Never was that proven more true than Sunday, when they helped lure Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and DeAndre Jordan to Brooklyn. The trio had been talking throughout the...
08:51, 2019-07-04

Turkish president Erdogan attends wedding of soccer star Mesut Ozil, a year after World Cup controversy Former international German soccer player Mesut Ozil was married in Turkey on Friday as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan served as a legal witness in the ceremony....
22:17, 2019-06-08

Alberta’s Jason Kenney tells N.B. he will be ‘relentless’ in fight for Energy East "I've always said that we need multiple pipelines, not just one. One pipeline doesn't just get us the kind of certainty and diversity of markets that we need for Canadian energy."...
23:17, 2019-06-14

Soccer-Real Madrid unseat Man United as most valuable soccer team -Forbes Real Madrid unseated Manchester United as the world's most valuable soccer club, according to the annual list https://www.forbes.com/sites/mikeozanian/2019/05/29/the-worlds-most-valuable-soccer-teams-2019/#2bbc13be40d6 published by business magazine Forbes on Wednesday....
19:17, 2019-05-29

Powerhouse US women’s soccer team driving boom in youth soccer program sign-ups The team’s smashing success is sending enrollment in youth soccer programs into overdrive, turning 10-year-olds into seasoned analysts, and even winning over a few boys, coaches and young players....
01:17, 2019-07-07

As China wages relentless crackdowns on its Muslims, Saudi Arabia stays quiet Much of the tone toward China in the Muslim world has been set by Saudi Arabia, which carries economic and religious clout. Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman appeared to condone Beijing’s treatment of Uighur Muslims when he visited the country earlier this year....
17:34, 2019-05-27

Soccer: Former Afghan soccer president banned for life The former president of the Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) has been banned from soccer for life after FIFA's ethics committee found him guilty of abusing his position and sexually abusing female players, the global soccer body said on Saturday....
17:51, 2019-06-08

This Is the Most Anticipated Women’s World Cup Ever. But Corruption and Abuse Still Block Women From Soccer The biggest women’s sports tournament of 2019 will begin in Paris on Friday. The top 24 teams in the world will be descending on France to compete for the title of World Champions at the FIFA Women’s World Cup. The next six weeks will be ripe with anticipation and and we can prepare ours...
17:34, 2019-06-05

Conan: Women's World Cup win may inspire US to get a men's soccer team Conan O'Brien, Desi Lydic of 'The Daily Show' and Jimmy Kimmel take a look at women's soccer, male shortcomings and pay in Best of Late Night.       ...
18:34, 2019-07-09

World Cup Soccer Player’s Enthusiastic Reunion with Her Son Deserves the Golden Ball for Reunion Videos If you’re the type of person who weeps over videos of soldiers surprising their kids or their parents, cries every time a baby sees a fan or their mom’s face for the first time, and wells up at all those heart-warming videos that go viral on the web, you’re going to want to grab a ...
01:17, 2019-06-28

Red Sox go on offensive, hit 3 HRs in 17-6 rout of Orioles Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a pair of three-run homers, Mookie Betts homered and had three RBIs, and the Boston Red Sox used their most prolific offensive performance of the year to blow out the Baltimore Orioles 17-6       ...
05:34, 2019-07-21

A Word or Two About That Gold "Rout" Most speculators had an unfavorable outlook for gold in August. Yet, EWI's Chief Market Analyst said "gold is in the late stage of its decline." The very next day, gold hit a low and its price began a steady march upward. Learn how the precious metals usually end a trend......
17:34, 2019-05-21

Blue Jays bat around in 4th and 6th, rout Tigers 12-1 Marcus Stroman breezed through seven scoreless innings, and the Toronto Blue Jays batted around in both the fourth and the sixth on their way to a 12-1 rout of the Detroit Tigers on Friday night....
05:01, 2019-07-20

MLB roundup: Twins hammer eight HRs in rout The Minnesota Twins slammed eight home runs, including two each by Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop, on their way to a 16-7 rout over the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday afternoon in Anaheim, Calif., completing a three-game sweep....
09:17, 2019-05-24

Athletics hit 6 home runs in 16-2 rout of Orioles OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Khris Davis, Robbie Grossman and Stephen Piscotty homered in a 10-run sixth inning, and the Oakland Athletics hit six home runs overall in a 16-2 rout of the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday night. Ramón Laureano, Chad Pinder and Beau Taylor also homered as the A’s set a sea...
11:34, 2019-06-19

LSU rides big innings to 12-2 rout of Mississippi State HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Drew Bianco, Zach Watson and Chris Reid each drove in two runs and LSU routed Mississippi State 12-2 on Friday night in the Southeastern Conference Tournament. The game was called after seven innings under the 10-run mercy rule. The Tigers (37-23), who lost a 17-inning game again...
05:34, 2019-05-25

NBA round-up: Favors, Jazz rout Rockets "Derrick Favors recorded a double-double off the bench, and Joe Ingles helped\r\nshoulder the early load on offense as the Utah Jazz continued their strong\r\nplay with a 118-91 demolition of the Houston Rockets on Thursday in Salt Lake\r\nCity."...
15:00, 2019-05-21

Martinez hits 2 of Boston’s 6 HRs in 13-2 rout of Orioles BALTIMORE (AP) — J.D. Martinez hit two of Boston’s season-high six home runs, and the Red Sox staged another impressive power display at the expense of the Baltimore Orioles’ beleaguered pitching staff in a 13-2 rout Friday night. One night after slamming five homers against Texas, Bosto...
05:51, 2019-06-15

UNC hits 5 HRs in 16-1 rout of Liberty in NCAA tourney CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Ashton McGee drove in four runs, and North Carolina hit five home runs in a 16-1 rout of Liberty on Saturday to advance to the championship round of its NCAA Tournament regional. McGee hit a two-run shot in the sixth inning and Michael Busch, Aaron Sabato, Dylan Harris and B...
03:01, 2019-06-02

Tar Heels rout B.C. 13-5 to earn ACC title shot DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Michael Busch had four hits, including a two-run homer, to pace a 13-hit attack and North Carolina beat Boston College 13-5 for a spot in the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament championship. The Tar Heels (41-17) will face the winner of Saturday’s second semifinal between...
01:51, 2019-05-26

Marte homers again as Diamondbacks rout Giants 10-4 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ketel Marte homered for the second consecutive day, Adam Jones had two hits and an RBI, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 10-4 on Saturday. Ildemaro Vargas drove in two runs and scored twice for Arizona. Adam Jones had two hits, and Kevin Cron added a do...
01:51, 2019-05-26

Padres hit team-record 7 HRs, rout Jays 19-4, win 5th in row TORONTO (AP) — Austin Hedges connected for a grand slam and the San Diego Padres hit a franchise-record seven home runs to romp past the Toronto Blue Jays 19-4 Saturday for their fifth straight win. Wil Myers and Hunter Renfroe each hit two home runs and Ian Kinsler and Eric Hosmer also homered. The...
01:51, 2019-05-26

Barreto, A's score 7 in 1st inning, rout White Sox 13-2 Franklin Barreto hit a three-run home run to cap a seven-run first inning, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Chicago White Sox 13-2       ...
03:17, 2019-07-14

Winker paces Reds with 5 RBIs in 11-3 rout over Rangers CINCINNATI (AP) — Jesse Winker homered and set career highs with four hits and five RBIs, Yasiel Puig added a two-run shot, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Texas Rangers 11-3 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep. The Reds broke open a one-run game with a four-run fourth. Winker followed pitcher Sonny...
00:51, 2019-06-17

MLB roundup: Red-hot Blackmon makes history in Rockies' rout Charlie Blackmon became the first Colorado player to have at least three hits in five consecutive games as the Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 in Phoenix on Tuesday night....
07:51, 2019-06-19

Arenado, Senzatela lead Rockies to rout of D-backs PHOENIX (AP) — Nolan Arenado homered and drove in three, Antonio Senzatela pitched one-run ball into the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 Tuesday night. Charlie Blackmon stayed hot with three hits, and the Rockies (39-35) took over second place in the NL West...
11:34, 2019-06-19

Bruins rout Blues 7-2, take 2-1 lead in Stanley Cup Final Boston's best players led the Bruins to a 7-2 rout of the St. Louis Blues on Saturday night to take a 2-1 lead in their best-of-seven Stanley Cup Final series....
12:51, 2019-06-02

Twins continue record pace, club 8 HRs in rout Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop each hit two of Minnesota's franchise record-tying eight home runs and the Twins hammered Matt Harvey and the Los Angeles Angels 16-7 Thursday....
03:34, 2019-05-24

Galvis slugs two HRs as Blue Jays rout Royals Freddy Galvis homered twice, Cavan Biggio and Randal Grichuk each had four RBIs, and left-hander Clayton Richard won for the first time in more than a year as the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the visiting Kansas City Royals 11-4 on Monday afternoon....
23:17, 2019-07-01

Blue Jays hit 3 HRs, notch 17 hits in 12-3 rout of Orioles Lourdes Gurriel Jr. homered to ignite a seven-run sixth inning, Cavan Biggio went deep twice and the Toronto Blue Jays hammered the Baltimore Orioles 12-3 Thursday night....
13:51, 2019-06-14

Nelson Cruz homers has 3 RBIs as Twins rout M’s 10-5 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nelson Cruz and C.J. Cron supplied the power for the team that leads the majors in home runs. But utility infielder Ehire Adrianza supplied the hustle and the spark in the decisive six-run sixth as the Minnesota Twins topped the Seattle Mariners 10-5 on Thursday. Cruz, who played ...
04:01, 2019-06-14

Sisco, Orioles rough up Clevinger in 13-0 rout of Indians BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles took the luster off Mike Clevinger’s return from the injured list, scoring seven early runs off the right-hander Friday night in a 13-0 rout of the Cleveland Indians. Chance Sisco homered and had a career-high five RBIs for the Orioles, who built an 8-0 l...
05:00, 2019-06-29

Cody Bellinger hits 2 homers, Dodgers rout Phillies 16-2 Cody Bellinger hit his 32nd and 33rd homers, Clayton Kershaw struck out seven in six innings and the major league-leading Los Angeles Dodgers routed the Philadelphia Phillies 16-2 on Monday night       ...
05:34, 2019-07-16

White Sox Rout Yankees Behind Lucas Giolito and Eloy Jimenez Giolito had his eighth consecutive winning start and Jimenez hit a pair of three-run homers, helping keep C.C. Sabathia stuck on 249 career victories....
06:51, 2019-06-15

Paxton effective as Yanks gain series split with 10-3 rout CHICAGO (AP) — James Paxton pitched six effective innings, Brett Gardner and Austin Romine each had four RBIs and the New York Yankees cruised past the Chicago White Sox 10-3 on Sunday. Gardner and Romine, the backup catcher behind Gary Sánchez, each drove in two runs with singles in New York’...
00:51, 2019-06-17

DeGrom, Alonso lead Mets to a 10-2 rout of 1st-place Braves Jacob deGrom pitched eight scoreless innings, Pete Alonso homered to highlight the first four-hit game of his young career, and the New York Mets routed the first-place Atlanta Braves 10-2       ...
05:51, 2019-06-19

Hernandez hits grand slam in Dodgers’ 9-0 rout of Giants LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw combined with two relievers on a four-hit shutout, Enriquè Hernàndez had a pinch-hit grand slam to highlight a six-run seventh, and the Los Angeles Dodgers routed the rival San Francisco Giants 9-0 Tuesday night. Kershaw (7-1) allowed three hits, struck out six and...
11:34, 2019-06-19

Bruins rout Blues 5-1 to force Game 7 of Stanley Cup Finals Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask makes 28 saves to deny the St. Louis Blues a chance to win their first Stanley Cup title at home.       ...
07:34, 2019-06-10

Thornton shuts down former team, Blue Jays rout Astros 12-0 Trent Thornton shut down his former team into the seventh inning, Teoscar Hernández hit two of Toronto's five home runs and the Blue Jays hammered the Houston Astros 12-0 on Sunday....
00:00, 2019-06-17

Nelson Cruz homers has 3 RBIs as Twins rout M's 10-5 Nelson Cruz homered and had three RBIs and utility infielder Ehire Adrianza's hustle keyed a six-run sixth and the Minnesota Twins topped the Seattle Mariners 10-5.       ...
00:34, 2019-06-14

Pujols HR, Suarez wins in debut, Angels rout Mariners 13-3 SEATTLE (AP) — Albert Pujols hit his 643rd career homer and drove in five runs, Jose Suarez won in his major league debut and the Los Angeles Angels defeated the Seattle Mariners 13-3 on Sunday. Called up from Triple-A Salt Lake on Saturday night, Suarez (1-0) allowed three runs and five hits in 5 2...
05:17, 2019-06-03

All-Star Matt Chapman racks up 6 RBIs, A’s rout Angels 12-3 ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Matt Chapman hit a three-run homer, a triple and a three-run double on the day he was named to his first All-Star team, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 12-3 Sunday to take three of four from their AL West rivals. Chapman racked up a career-high six RBIs s...
02:34, 2019-07-01

Trade-war crop rout imperils government's bid to revive economy President Mauricio Macri needs a bumper fall harvest worth more than US$20 billion in export revenue to pick the economy off the floor and give him fuel for a re-election campaign....
21:17, 2019-05-21

Pirates' rout sends Astros to first home series loss Corey Dickerson and Josh Bell each belted a two-run homer, and Joe Musgrove tossed six strong innings as the Pittsburgh Pirates handed the Houston Astros their first series loss at home with a 10-0 romp on Thursday afternoon....
13:51, 2019-06-28

Andrew Cashner continues renaissance as O’s rout Blue Jays Orioles right-hander retires his first 10 batters and allows just one run on three hits over seven innings as Baltimore clinches first three-game win streak since early April....
05:51, 2019-07-07

Alonso hits record 26th HR, Mets rout Cubs 10-2 CHICAGO (AP) — Rookie slugger Pete Alonso hit his 26th homer to set the NL record for most homers before the All-Star Game as the New York Mets routed the Chicago Cubs 10-2 on Saturday. Alonso broke a tie with Los Angeles’ Cody Bellinger (2017). He’s still seven short of Mark McGwireR...
00:34, 2019-06-23

Trevor Story homers twice, Rockies rout Blue Jays 13-6 DENVER (AP) — Trevor Story hit a pair of two-run homers as part of a career-high seven-RBI night and the Colorado Rockies beat the slumping Toronto Blue Jays 13-6 on Friday for their sixth straight win. It was his 13th career multi-homer game. Story also had a three-run double, walked and scored fou...
06:17, 2019-06-01

Antuna hat trick helps Mexico to Cuba rout in Gold Cup opener Uriel Antuna scored a hat-trick as Mexico got their Gold Cup campaign off to a dominant start with a 7-0 rout of Cuba in their opener at the Rose Bowl on Saturday....
14:34, 2019-06-16

After Poll Rout In Madhya Pradesh, Call To Upgrade Jyotiraditya Scindia The factionalism brewing in the Madhya Pradesh Congress today became overt as three ministers of Kamal Nath government, demanded that Jyotiraditya Scindia be given charge of the state party. Women and......
20:51, 2019-05-28

Germany's SPD head proposes vote on floor leadership after election rout The head of Germany's Social Democrats said on Monday she would propose a vote on her position as leader of the party in parliament, after her decision to stay in coalition with Angela Merkel's conservatives was criticized by the party's left....
00:34, 2019-05-28

Atkins scores 22, Mystics spoil Parker’s return, rout Sparks LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ariel Atkins hit five 3-pointerss and scored 22 points Tuesday night to lead the Washington Mystics to an 81-52 win over Los Angeles, spoiling the return of former MVP Candace Parker to the Sparks’ lineup. Shatori Walker-Kimbrough had a career-high 17 points off the bench fo...
11:34, 2019-06-19

Brandon Crawford makes San Francisco Giants, MLB history in rout of Colorado Rockies Brandon Crawford homered three times and drove in nine runs over the course of the San Francisco Giants' doubleheader sweep of the Colorado Rockies.       ...
12:17, 2019-07-16

Fearing stock market rout, investors seek shelter in dependable dividends Defensive equity strategies focused on high payouts and steady earnings have gained in popularity this year as investors flock to safety, worried the biggest stock market rally in decades is about to come crashing down....
14:17, 2019-07-01

Brandon Crawford makes Giants and Major League Baseball history in 19-2 rout of Rockies Brandon Crawford went 5 for 6 with two homers and tied a San Francisco team record with eight RBIs in a 19-2 rout of the Colorado Rockies.       ...
05:34, 2019-07-16

9 secluded resorts in Thailand Far from Phuket’s frenetic nightlife and Bangkok’s bustling streets, these nine remote resorts in Thailand await the next time you need a total reset.       ...
01:51, 2019-06-21

The US scored 13 against Thailand but we still don't know if they can defend The Americans have a host of brilliant attacking players but it is their defenders who will most likely decide whether they can retain their World Cup titleThe USA’s campaign to defend their Women’s World Cup title could not have started more comfortably as the Americans scored 13-0 goals against Th...
15:17, 2019-06-12

The Warm-Up: Stop crying about USA 13-0 Thailand "Ben Snowball has a message for the snowflakes (hilarious surname jokes incoming) after USA 13-0 Thailand, while we also heap praise on Romelu Lukaku for a truly incredible miss."...
10:51, 2019-06-12

Every USWNT Goal Against Thailand, Ranked If you haven’t heard, the United States puréed Thailand by a score of 13-0 in their 2019 Women’s World Cup opening match today. You don’t score 13 goals without at least some of them being nice, so here’s an objectively correct ranking of every goal:...
23:51, 2019-06-11

Here Are All 13 Goals In The USWNT's Obliteration Of Thailand The USWNT opened its 2019 Women’s World Cup with a match against Thailand. That match has just ended. The final score was 13-0, the most lopsided World Cup scoreline of all time. Here is what scoring 13 goals in a single game looks like:...
23:51, 2019-06-11

Opinion: Thailand's democratic dictatorship Although Thailand's military junta has now been formally elected into office, its hold on power shows that the country's politics are a tangled hybrid of democracy and authoritarianism, says Pravit Rojanaphruk....
13:51, 2019-06-06

2019 Yamaha YZF-R15 V3.0 Introduced In Thailand Yamaha Motor has updated the YZF-R15 V3.0 with new colours and graphics in Thailand as part of the update for the 2019 model year. The 2019 Yamaha R15 sports a new black paint scheme with red and......
16:17, 2019-07-16

Morgan: 'Disrespectful' to ease up on Thailand United States forward Alex Morgan has said she is happy ignoring criticism of her team's celebrations during a record-breaking 13-0 victory over Thailand in their World Cup Group F opener on Tuesday, and that it would have been "disrespectful" not to have given their all for the full 90 minutes....
19:34, 2019-06-12

Opinion: US women did what was necessary in 13-0 blowout of Thailand The U.S. women beat Thailand 13-0 in its World Cup opener. How's that any different than a college football team running up the score?       ...
01:17, 2019-06-12

Chile misses crucial penalty in 2-0 win over Thailand Chile missed a penalty that would have sent it through to the round of 16 of the Women's World Cup in a 2-0 victory over Thailand       ...
01:00, 2019-06-21

U.S. veteran defends goal celebrations against Thailand Veteran U.S. forward Carli Lloyd defended her World Cup team mates on Friday after widespread criticism of their exuberant goal celebrations during the 13-0 trouncing of Thailand....
18:51, 2019-06-14

Thailand goalkeeper thanks Carli Lloyd for reaching out PARIS (AP) — The goalkeeper who allowed 13 goals when the United States routed Thailand at the Women’s World Cup has thanked Carli Lloyd for offering words of encouragement following the humiliating defeat. Lloyd sought out Sukanya Chor Charoenying immediately following the record-breaking U.S...
20:34, 2019-06-14

Next-Gen Honda City Spotted Testing In Thailand The next-generation Honda City sedan has been recently spotted testing for the first time. The prototype model of the fifth-generation City was caught on the camera in Thailand, heavily covered in......
22:00, 2019-06-14

George Clooney impersonator arrested in Thailand An Italian man accused of posing as George Clooney to sell clothes online has been arrested with his wife in Thailand after years on the run, police have said....
09:17, 2019-06-17

Tiger Woods gets over US Open disappointment in Thailand Tiger Woods is in vacation mode. Following last week’s US Open, in which he finished out of contention at 2-under, Woods was recently spotted in Bangkok, Thailand, with girlfriend Erica Herman and his children, daughter Sam and son Charlie. The foursome rocked matching yellow T-shirts, as capt...
21:17, 2019-06-19

Death by clubbing: the brutality of Thailand's pig slaughterhouses Humane killing practices are virtually unknown in the majority of Thailand’s abattoirs, say campaigners, with millions of pigs dying in pain All photographs by Jo-Anne McArthur/We AnimalsWarning: this article includes some graphic images that some readers may find distressingPhotos of shirtless work...
19:51, 2019-06-11

Plane spotting at Thailand's controversial airport beach Phuket's Mai Khao Beach is one of Asia's top plane spotting destinations. But authorities in Thailand say they're taking steps to expand the restricted areas around the popular airport beach out of fear for visitors' safety....
14:00, 2019-06-23

Thailand's parliament votes in pro-army house speaker A military-aligned candidate has won majority support to become Thailand's house speaker in the first working session of the country's new House of Representatives, signaling further army dominance in the next government....
16:34, 2019-05-25

Thailand's Junta Chief Is Elected Prime Minister Thailand’s parliament elected the country’s junta chief as prime minister of a new civilian government Wednesday, more than two months after a widely criticized parliamentary election in which his party failed to win a plurality of seats....
17:17, 2019-06-06

Smoking at home a form of domestic violence, Thailand says Authorities in Thailand are facing backlash after introducing a new law that will classify smoking in households as a form or domestic abuse, or violence....
23:17, 2019-06-27

Baby dugong becomes Thailand's national sweetheart – video A baby dugong that has become attached to humans after getting lost in southern Thailand's ocean is being nurtured by marine experts in hopes that she can one day fend for herself. The female dugong – named Marium, which roughly translates to "lady of the sea" in local dialect – has become an intern...
23:34, 2019-07-03

Thailand’s parliament votes in pro-army house speaker BANGKOK (AP) — A military-aligned candidate has won majority support to become Thailand’s house speaker in the first working session of the country’s new House of Representatives, signaling further army dominance in the next government. Former Prime Minister Chuan Leekpai was named speak...
19:17, 2019-05-25

Thailand manager apologizes to fans after historic loss to U.S. The general manager of Thailand's women national soccer team apologized to fans on Wednesday after the record 13-0 defeat by world champions the United States in the World Cup in France....
19:00, 2019-06-12

9 remote resorts in Thailand: Luxurious seclusion for when you want to get lost Some vacations are all about luxuriating in a secluded, peaceful landscape. These nine remote resorts in Thailand await.       ...
01:51, 2019-06-21

George Clooney impersonator arrested in Thailand after years on the run An Italian man accused of posing as George Clooney to promote his fraudulent fashion business has been arrested with his wife in Thailand after years on the run, police said....
20:51, 2019-06-17

Rampant Sweden pummel Thailand 5-1 to book last 16 spot "Sweden produced a breathtaking display of attacking football to thrash Thailand 5-1 in Nice on Sunday and book their place in the last 16 of the women\u0027s World Cup."...
19:51, 2019-06-16

'I did not think we would lose this much': Thailand manager apologises after historic loss "The general manager of Thailand\u0027s women national soccer team apologised to fans on Wednesday after the record 13-0 defeat by world champions the United States in the World Cup in France."...
21:34, 2019-06-12

Scammers who posed as George Clooney arrested in Thailand A couple dubbed the "Italian Bonnie and Clyde" who impersonated the US actor George Clooney to sell their clothing line have been arrested in Thailand....
17:17, 2019-06-17

65 Rohingya Muslims found shipwrecked in southern Thailand BANGKOK (AP) — Thai officials say they have discovered 65 ethnic Rohingya Muslim refugees who were shipwrecked and stranded in southern Thailand. The chief of Tarutao National Marine Park, Kanjanapan Kamhaeng, said a boat carrying the Rohingya was discovered Tuesday morning after several Thai and My...
17:00, 2019-06-11

Opinion: US women owe no apologies for celebrating 13-0 blowout of Thailand The U.S. women beat Thailand 13-0 in its World Cup opener. How's that any different than a college football team running up the score?       ...
04:00, 2019-06-12

WWC roundup: Morgan scores five goals, U.S. routs Thailand Alex Morgan tied the American record with five goals, four in the second half, as the U.S. women's national team started defense of its FIFA Women's World Cup crown with a record-setting 13-0 victory against Thailand at Reims, France, on Tuesday....
14:17, 2019-06-12

Go-Jek to expand financial services, food delivery in Thailand Indonesian ride-hailing app Go-Jek will offer more financial services and expand its Thai food delivery business following an investment from Thailand's top lender, an executive said on Thursday....
19:17, 2019-07-11

Hunting the Elusive Rhino-Horn Cartel of Thailand The true story of untouchable smuggling syndicate running the world's most elaborate poaching ring—and the enterprising American vigilante trying to bring them down....
17:51, 2019-06-17

The US scoring 13 against Thailand was great, the celebrations were not | Hope Solo Carli Lloyd’s sympathy with the Thai goalkeeper was a far better expression of what the US team are about than any choreographed celebrationsShould the US have taken their foot off the pedal against Thailand? Absolutely not. When you respect your opponent you don’t all of a sudden sit back and try n...
19:00, 2019-06-12

Thailand wins GolfSixes event on European Tour Thailand won a nearest-the-pin play-off against England to lift the trophy at the GolfSixes in Portugal on Saturday       ...
22:17, 2019-06-08

S.Korea actress charged in Thailand for catching giant clams A South Korean actress has been charged in Thailand with catching endangered giant clams while participating in a reality TV show and could face up to four years in prison...
13:34, 2019-07-05

Thailand's opposition alliance to nominate rising star Thanathorn as PM Thailand's anti-military Democratic Front alliance will on Wednesday nominate rising political star Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit for prime minister, facing off against junta leader Prayuth Chan-ocha, a spokeswoman said....
11:34, 2019-06-04

Lexus locks out front row for Super GT Thailand, Button seventh Lexus locked out the front-row in qualifying for Super GT's Thailand round, as Jenson Button and Naoki Yamamoto claimed the honour of being the top Honda drivers in seventh...
16:17, 2019-06-29

Thailand's cooling car sales may shift economy into lower gear Efforts by Thailand's central bank to talk down a spike in auto loans amid wider concerns about household debt have sent a chill across the country's car dealers, which are struggling to source finance for new customers....
08:34, 2019-07-11

WWC roundup: U.S. beats Chile; Sweden thumps Thailand to advance Carli Lloyd scored twice to help the United States defeat Chile 3-0 at Parc de Princes in Paris on Sunday to advance to the knockout round of the Women's World Cup....
09:17, 2019-06-17

Thailand's junta chief elected as country's next prime minister Thailand's military junta chief, Prayut Chan-o-cha, was elected as the country's first civilian prime minister since he took power in a coup in 2014 by members of Thailand's lower and upper houses of Parliament Wednesday night....
16:17, 2019-06-06

Rich Indians To The Rescue As Chinese Tourists Shun Thailand Thailand's struggling tourism industry is finding support with visitors from the population colossus to its west, just as the years of bumper arrivals from the giant to its north are beginning to......
11:51, 2019-07-08

Tiger Woods, children, girlfriend spotted traveling together in Thailand After Tiger Woods finished the U.S. Open with a closing 69, he, his girlfriend Erica Herman and his two children were spotted traveling in Thailand.       ...
22:34, 2019-06-18

Thailand’s oldest bank hints at new blockchain app powered by Ripple Thailand‘s oldest bank, Siam Commerical Bank (SCM), has hinted it will be experimenting with blockchain technology powered by Ripple. Earlier this week, rumors of its blockchain pilot surfaced online after eagle-eyed users took to Twitter to share images of what appears to be a Ripple-based app for ...
18:17, 2019-05-23

25 Injured As Fire Breaks Out Triggering Blast At Thailand Port A fire erupted on a cargo ship docked at a port in Thailand, triggering a blast and leaving at least 25 workers suffering from smoke inhalation and other injuries, officials said Saturday....
18:17, 2019-05-25

Agony for Chile as missed penalty against Thailand costs place in last 16 Francisca Lara blew Chile’s chance to dramatically claim a place in the last 16 of the Women’s World Cup. Needing to beat Thailand by three goals in their final Group F game to set up a showdown with England, Chile were leading 2-0 courtesy of an own goal from goalkeeper Waraporn Boonsing and Maria ...
01:00, 2019-06-21

Philip Morris urges Thailand to drop prosecution after WTO's second ruling Philip Morris urged Thailand to drop criminal charges against its Thai subsidiary on Saturday, after a second World Trade Organization (WTO) ruling that the Asian nation had failed to comply with regulations on cigarette imports....
16:00, 2019-07-13

Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-Ocha Names a New Cabinet (BANGKOK) — Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha on Wednesday officially named his new Cabinet, a mix of members of the military government he headed after leading a 2014 coup and key politicians who helped him assemble a majority in the House of Representatives after March elections. Prayuth...
04:17, 2019-07-11

'The nation's sweetheart': Thailand falls in love with orphaned baby dugong Marium, who is five months’ old, was rescued off Thailand’s southern Krabi province after she was separated from her motherShe eats sea grass, drinks milk from a rubber glove, snuggles up to passing canoes and frequently beaches herself. But these idiosyncrasies have not stopped an entire nation fro...
06:51, 2019-07-03

Pro-army party in Thailand to cement deal to keep junta leader as PM: lawmaker A pro-army in Thailand will cement a deal on Monday to gain enough parliamentary seats to keep the current military junta leader in power as an elected prime minister, a lawmaker and executive board member of the party told Reuters....
17:34, 2019-05-26

Tencent launches video streaming in Thailand, eyes SE Asia expansion Chinese tech giant Tencent Holdings Ltd launched its first overseas video streaming service in Thailand on Friday, as it ramps up its presence outside China....
19:34, 2019-06-14

Economic woes face Thailand's junta chief turned civilian PM Thailand's junta chief-turned-civilian prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha faces a tough task in reviving a faltering economy and sinking investor confidence - the same problems as when he seized power in a military coup five years ago....
12:17, 2019-06-06

British man says he caught record-breaking 232-pound carp fish in Thailand A British man reeled in a 232-pound carp fish in Thailand last month — a reportedly record-breaking size believed to be the world's largest caught carp fish....
21:34, 2019-07-07

Opinion: Any embarrassment over USWNT's lopsided win over Thailand belongs to FIFA The gap between the haves and the have-nots remains glaring, and there seems to be little incentive from the sport’s power brokers to change that.       ...
23:17, 2019-06-12

Late penalty miss denies Chile last-16 spot despite victory over Thailand "Chile were eliminated from the women\u0027s World Cup after missing a late penalty that would have sent them through in a 2-0 win over Thailand on Thursday."...
02:00, 2019-06-21

Thailand bans pig imports from Laos after African swine fever outbreak Thailand will ban pig imports from Laos for 90 days after its neighbor confirmed the first outbreak of deadly African swine fever, an official notice said....
15:00, 2019-06-22

USWNT road to repeat: Thailand game offers chance to build momentum SportsPulse: The USWNT's World Cup journey begins against Thailand. USA TODAY's Nancy Armour tells you what you need to watch in the U.S.'s first game in France.       ...
15:51, 2019-06-10

Ex-junta leader Prayut Chan-ocha elected Thailand's new prime minister Both lower and upper houses of Thailand's government elected former leader of the country's military junta Prayut Chan-ocha as the country's 29th prime minister....
14:17, 2019-06-06

‘Fake George Clooney’ nabbed in Thailand for hustling bogus fashion line Francesco Galdelli and spouse Vanja Goffi — dubbed the "Italian Bonnie and Clyde" — were nabbed Saturday in a luxury villa in Pattaya following a joint operation by Interpol agents from Rome and Thai authorities....
01:00, 2019-06-17

Linda Sembrant strikes early to steer Sweden past spirited Thailand Sweden produced a breathtaking display of attacking football to thrash Thailand 5-1 in Nice and book their place in the last 16 of the Women’s World Cup.Thailand, who had fallen to a record 13-0 loss against USA in their opener, conceded twice in the opening 20 minutes as they struggled to win aeria...
23:51, 2019-06-16

England reach semi-finals with thrilling victory over Thailand, Scotland down Wales "England came from behind three times to secure a thrilling 4-3 victory over Thailand on Saturday as they reached the semi-finals of the snooker World Cup."...
05:17, 2019-06-30

Southeast Asia making good progress on South China Sea conduct code: Thailand Southeast Asian nations made good progress on a Code of Conduct negotiating draft for the disputed South China Sea and likely will finish a first reading by the end of this year, the Thai foreign ministry said as regional leaders met in Bangkok....
15:51, 2019-06-22

Megan Rapinoe, Alex Morgan push back on criticism over dominating performance against Thailand U.S. women’s soccer stars Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan and their coach Jill Ellis brushed off scathing criticism stemming from their blowout victory over Thailand on Tuesday....
19:00, 2019-06-12

'Italian Bonnie and Clyde' arrested in Thailand, accused of pretending to be George Clooney to sell clothes A husband and wife known as the “Italian Bonnie and Clyde” were arrested Saturday after years on the run with the husband allegedly pretending to be George Clooney online to sell clothes....
07:17, 2019-06-17

‘Italian Bonnie and Clyde’ arrested in Thailand, charged with impersonating George Clooney They’re being called the “Italian Bonnie and Clyde” except this couple’s time on the run didn’t end in a shootout. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.        ...
20:17, 2019-06-17

'FIFA 20' is a lot more than just street soccer For the first time since 2012, street soccer is coming back to the FIFA franchise. Today, at E3 2019, EA Sports revealed a new mode called Volta that will bring small-sided play to FIFA 20, which takes a cue from the FIFA Street series that launched......
15:34, 2019-06-09

Things are looking up for ‘Pro Evolution Soccer 2020’ After Konami lost the UEFA Champions League licensing rights to EA Sports in 2018, I was quick to count out the future of the Pro Evolution Soccer franchise. That's because, for me, having that European club competition was the only thing keeping fro......
13:17, 2019-06-12

USWNT ripped for over-the-top soccer celebrations The US women’s soccer team did not make many friends after beginning its World Cup title defense with a tournament-record 13-0 blowout over Thailand in Group F on Tuesday in Reims, France. Alex Morgan scored five goals in a dominating win for the Americans. The lopsided score didn’t draw...
17:34, 2019-06-12

Amazon has bought yet another soccer documentary Amazon is getting to set to stream the Premier League this year, and even though it only has 20 mid-week matches, it wants to multiply the impact as much as possible. To that end, it announced that it has acquired a four-part documentary on BVB Borus......
02:34, 2019-07-18

Megan Rapinoe: This moment is ‘so much more than soccer’ Megan Rapinoe with the U.S. women’s soccer team walks onto a float before the start of ticker tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes, Wednesday, July 10, 2019 in New York. The U.S. national team beat the Netherlands 2-0 to capture a record fourth Women’s World Cup title. (AP Photo/Richard Drew...
17:51, 2019-07-10

Are U.S. women’s soccer players really earning less than men? The U.S. Women's National Team alleges they are paid less than the men and are provided with less support, despite their consistent outstanding performance. The full story isn't as straight-forward....
10:51, 2019-07-08

US Women's Soccer team arrives in US after win The U.S. Women's national team has arrived home following their World Cup win against the Netherlands. (July 8)       ...
02:51, 2019-07-09

Soccer: Spain come from behind to beat South Africa Jennifer Hermoso netted two second-half penalties and substitute Lucia Garcia added a last-minute goal as Spain came from behind to beat South Africa 3-1 at the women’s World Cup on Saturday....
01:00, 2019-06-09

U.S. soccer trashes any talk of tanking vs. Sweden A loss to its longtime rival in the group stage finale would delay a potential matchup with powerful France. But Abby Dalhkemper said, “It’s in our team’s DNA to want to win.”...
23:34, 2019-06-19

Soccer: Sun shining again for Mallorca after years of gloom Abdon Prats, unlike Mallorca's most famous resident and favorite son Rafael Nadal, could still stroll along one of the Balaeric island's crowded tourist beaches undisturbed....
04:34, 2019-07-01

Report: President Salty Over Soccer Fans The President of the United States went off on a Twitter rant about the media on Sunday evening. This isn’t news, because the President loves to yell into his computer box about things he saw on his TV box. What made this different, though, was that his target was Fox News....
17:17, 2019-07-09

Waiting For The Revolution At Soccer Analytics Bootcamp When the 2019 Champions League final between Liverpool and Tottenham kicked off, I wasn’t jammed into a sports bar downing beers with hundreds of other soccer-mad Americans, as I had originally planned to be. Instead, I was dead sober, watching the game in a lecture hall situated on the Columbia Uni...
00:34, 2019-07-11

Sex, drugs and soccer: The life and times of Maradona An unacknowledged son, photo ops with the mafia and humongous cocaine binges: it's incredible that Diego Maradona found time to become the greatest footballer of his generation....
01:51, 2019-06-20

The U.S. women’s soccer team just won big. So did Nike. With the U.S. women’s national soccer team taking the 2019 Women’s World Cup, Nike is also winning, with jerseys selling out on its website.       ...
21:17, 2019-07-08

Baku F1 considering charters for 2020 after soccer problems Azerbaijan Grand Prix promoters are considering laying on charter flights for next year's Formula One race after soccer fans struggled to reach Baku for Wednesday's Europa League final between Chelsea and Arsenal....
15:51, 2019-05-28

Megan Rapinoe: USA soccer's 'only crime was explosion of joy' Soccer star Megan Rapinoe responded to criticism about the United States Women's National Team running up the score on Thailand at the World Cup by saying the team's only crime was an "explosion of joy."...
00:00, 2019-06-13

Kid exposes himself to taunt female soccer referee A female referee suffered sexist abuse as a 14-year-old player exposed himself to her during a match. Giulia Nicastro, who is dating Italian striker Stefano Moreo, was bombarded with abuse from supporters during a youth match in Mestre, Italy. According to Sport Mediaset, a youngster lowered his sho...
19:00, 2019-05-27

Soccer: U.S. players want more investment in women's game The 1999 U.S. women's team may defy comparison in the eyes of many soccer fans but, 20 years after their famous World Cup triumph, the challenges they faced are all too familiar with pay and conditions still at the top of the agenda....
07:17, 2019-05-25

Bidders get chance to own Goals Soccer Centres The UK's second-largest five-a-side football venue owner‎ is being circled by potential bidders after its lender drafted in advisers to explore a review of its options....
13:34, 2019-06-15

Arizona soccer to play ten televised matches TUCSON – Arizona soccer fans will be able to catch the Cats on TV in most of their Pac-12 matches this year. UA will be playing nine of their 11 Pac-12 matches on the Pac-12 Networks. The Cats open the regular season at home on Thursday, Aug. 22 in a non-conference match against Long Beach Sta...
19:34, 2019-06-27

The Latest: FIFA will cooperate with soccer investigations PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French investigation involving Michel Platini (all times local): ___ 1:20 p.m. FIFA says it is committed to cooperating with investigations following the arrest of former UEFA president Michel Platini in France in relation to a corruption probe into the awarding of the...
14:17, 2019-06-18

Soccer: Sporting K.C. host second-place Sounders Sporting Kansas City host the second-place Seattle Sounders on Sunday, looking to start the climb from 11th place, five points below the red line. Seattle simply looks to stay hot....
23:17, 2019-05-25

Soccer Idiots Agree: The USWNT Is Cool, VAR Is Not It’s Independence Day, the day on which every American feels especially proud to be American, which also now means every taking it upon yourself, as an American, to make sure that every other American is behaving in a suitably proud way re: how American they are. In real life, this holiday mostly re...
23:51, 2019-07-04

Konami's Soccer Series Has Had A Very Dumb Name Change Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer (or just PES) is one of the longest-running and most successful sports games on the planet, so sure, change its name to eFootball PES, what harm could it do....
04:17, 2019-06-13

Adorable Soccer Lad Pulls Out Loose Tooth The Only Way He Knows How The time in a kid’s life where a tooth becomes loose at seemingly a biweekly rate can be quite intimidating, but it can also lead to some wonderful ingenuity. Case in point, we have this young Rangers supporter named Luke, who figured that instead of just reaching into his mouth and yanking out some...
18:01, 2019-05-26

Ex-Caribbean soccer official hit with $79 million judgment  A former Caribbean soccer official fighting extradition in the FIFA bribery scandal has been ordered to pay $79 million in damages from a related U.S. lawsuit....
16:34, 2019-07-11

Can American Soccer's Salvation Be Found In The Streets? Every Wednesday after the snow disappears, the message goes out: Who can play soccer this week? “Want” appears nowhere in the question; it’s assumed that everyone is desperate to get out and play. A poll in a private Facebook group gauges how many people can show up. Only 16 can play at a time, as 8...
23:51, 2019-06-11

For U.S. Women’s Soccer Team, It’s Back to Work The Americans’ World Cup quarterfinal against France had been everyone’s focus for months. But now that the U.S. is into the semifinals, it has to beat England to get where it really wants to be....
05:51, 2019-07-02

Sunday feast of U.S. soccer has a bitter aftertaste for some The Women's World Cup final sharing the day with the championships of the men's Gold Cup and Copa America calls to mind years of neglect of women's soccer by the sport’s governing bodies....
19:01, 2019-07-07

75 years later, a soccer match remembered in Normandy In the small village of Saint-Pierre-Eglise in July 1944, a group of American servicemen played soccer against a team of French amateurs after the Nazi occupation of France had ended. The match was commemorated as part of the 75th anniversary of D-Day....
16:34, 2019-06-09

Pogba, De Ligt agent goes to CAS to overturn ban from soccer LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The Court of Arbitration for Sport says soccer agent Mino Raiola, whose clients include Paul Pogba and Matthijs de Ligt, seeks an urgent verdict to overturn his three-month ban. CAS says it aims to give a verdict by early July in Raiola’s appeal aga...
21:51, 2019-06-12

The Sports Highlight Of The Day Is This Soccer Cow Winning A Game Of Keep Away If USWNT manager Jill Ellis is in need of an instructional video to teach her players the finer points of shielding the ball from the opposition when trying to waste time down by the corner flag, she need look no further than this video of an Indian soccer cow’s impressive display of defensive posse...
02:34, 2019-07-03

3 soccer teammates killed by driver while waiting for bus NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (AP) — A driver has crashed into three South Florida soccer teammates who were waiting for their bus, killing the teens. The Miami Herald reports the crash occurred Saturday morning in North Miami. Authorities say the unidentified driver survived the wreck and was hospitalized in s...
01:51, 2019-05-26

Former US women’s soccer stars to take part in new CTE study Using your noggin’ might not be a good thing if you’re a female soccer player, according to researchers. The Boston University School of Medicine is kick-starting a study on the potentially brain-damaging long-term effects of repeated headers in women’s soccer — using retired former star...
23:00, 2019-06-28

Former Oceania exec gets soccer ban for financial misconduct ZURICH (AP) — FIFA has banned former Oceania Football Confederation general secretary Tai Nicholas from the game for eight years for financial misconduct. The adjudicatory chamber of the ethics committee imposed the punishment after finding Nicholas guilty of misappropriating FIFA funds linked to th...
01:51, 2019-05-30

Soccer: First-half goals give Venezuela 3-0 friendly win over U.S. Venezuela scored three goals without reply in a whirlwind first half to grab a convincing 3-0 win over the United States in a friendly in Cincinnati on Sunday....
22:51, 2019-06-09

223 Polish soccer fans arrested after clashes in Skopje North Macedonia police say 223 Polish soccer fans were arrested in the capital of Skopje late Friday for public disturbances ahead of a 2020 European Championship qualifier between Poland and North Macedonia....
22:51, 2019-06-08

For Europe’s Soccer Chief, the Outrage Arrives in Waves A Champions League restructuring and a looming fight with Manchester City have UEFA’s Aleksander Ceferin sitting atop a soccer economy that feels as if it’s pulling itself apart....
01:34, 2019-05-22

3 teen soccer players fatally struck by out-of-control SUV Three teenage soccer players on their way to a tournament in Miami were struck and killed by an out-of-control vehicle, according to police. The young athletes were waiting at a bus stop around 5:30 a.m. Saturday in North Miami when the driver of an SUV mowed them down, news station WPLG reported. &...
20:34, 2019-05-27

Soccer-Man United complete signing of Palace's Wan-Bissaka Manchester United have signed defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka from Crystal Palace on an initial five-year contract, the Premier League club announced on Saturday....
21:17, 2019-06-29

U.S. Women's Soccer Players Sought Lawsuit Talks As the World Cup approached, U.S. women’s soccer players tried to meet with U.S. Soccer president Cordeiro to end their long pay fight with the federation....
01:17, 2019-06-28

FC Tucson with big soccer promotion for families at Friday’s game TUCSON – The FC Tucson pro soccer team is back home at the Kino Sports Complex this Friday against Orlando City B. Families are excited about the big promotion.  If you buy tickets online at WWW.TICKETMASTER.COM/FCTUCSON , you can get a Sonoran Dog, Taco and a ticket for $10.  You must type in...
14:34, 2019-05-29

Turkey accuses Iceland of disrespect to soccer team Turkey accused Icelandic officials on Monday of showing disrespect to its visiting soccer team, after players said they were kept waiting at passport control for three hours and had their bags searched....
18:17, 2019-06-10

Soccer god Maradona’s rise and fall in Asif Kapadia’s doc CANNES, France (AP) — Asif Kapadia’s first two documentary features, “Senna” and “Amy,” revolutionized the nonfiction format by eschewing talking heads and turning archival video into intimate, visceral movies. In “Diego Maradona,” the British filmmaker brin...
18:34, 2019-05-21

Soccer: U.S. women say lawsuit won't distract from title defense U.S. women's national soccer team players said their focus will be on the field when they start their World Cup title defense in Paris next week despite their high-profile lawsuit against their soccer federation....
01:00, 2019-06-09

D’Angelo Russell and Joe Harris enjoying a soccer adventure D’Angelo Russell and Joe Harris have embarked on a unique European road trip, with a sports twist. The two Nets have been on a jaunt through Spain, an NBA All-Star and 3-point champion indulging their inner futbol fanboy. They put up shots in Real Madrid’s gym and attended their Spanish league playo...
06:34, 2019-06-02

Soccer: Hegerberg-less Norway canter past Nigeria Ada Hegerberg was not needed as Norway kicked off their women's World Cup Group A campaign with a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Nigeria on Saturday....
01:00, 2019-06-09

Soccer: Italy upset Australia with Bonansea double Barbara Bonansea scored twice to give Italy a surprise, last-gasp 2-1 victory against Australia in their opening Group C game at the women's World Cup on Sunday....
18:34, 2019-06-09

England soccer teams tie up $76 million sponsorship deal with BT The English Football Association (FA) signed a five-year deal with telecoms firm BT Tuesday to become the exclusive lead partner for all England soccer teams and its Wembley Stadium home....
17:17, 2019-06-04

Soccer team’s celebratory stripper party got a little weird Seventh-division Spanish soccer celebrations are just as odd as you might think. After winning on Saturday to earn promotion to the sixth tier of Spanish soccer, Esportiu Llanca decided to celebrate with a stripper in the locker room. Judging by the video, in which the team seems more embarrassed th...
21:00, 2019-05-30

England soccer association condemns troublemakers as an ‘embarrassment’ England's Football Association have labeled trouble-making fans at the Nations League in Portugal "an embarrassment" after they clashed with police on Wednesday night....
15:34, 2019-06-06

Michel Platini, a soccer great now mired in corruption Michel Platini was a winner for club and country on the soccer field, and became one of the sport's most high-profile administrators off it       ...
03:17, 2019-06-19

| WATCH: Infantino not aware of women getting less TV exposure in soccer FIFA President Gianni Infantino has vowed to look further into television exposure of the 2019 Women's World Cup. The competition in France starts on Friday....
00:51, 2019-06-06

Soccer-playing robots take the field in annual competition These soccer stars are very dependable — if not a little robotic — on the field. The 2019 RoboCup, the world’s largest annual robotics competition, kicked off Thursday in Australia with robot teams from 30 countries vying in events including soccer, search-and-rescue missions, manufacturing and logi...
00:01, 2019-07-05

US Soccer president Carlos Cordeiro booed over equal pay The head of US Soccer was interrupted by boos and chants of “Equal pay!” during a ceremony for the US women’s World Cup champions in Manhattan on Wednesday. Carlos Cordeiro, the president of the US Soccer Federation, was in the middle of congratulating the team and boasting about h...
00:34, 2019-07-11

Bucks Owner Is in the Best Bind: His Soccer Team Also Has a Big Game It could be a crazy weekend for Wes Edens, who owns the N.B.A. Eastern Conference finalists and soccer’s Aston Villa, which will play for Premier League promotion on Monday....
01:17, 2019-05-25

Soccer headgear may not reduce sport-related concussion (Reuters Health) - In season-long tests, soccer headgear didn't reduce the overall number or severity of concussions experienced by high school players, U.S. researchers say....
21:34, 2019-07-04

Platini: "It hurts," soccer star says of police questioning After a day of police questioning centering on his former role as a top decision-maker in soccer, Michel Platini was released from custody without charge in the early hours of Wednesday and said he found the experience painful given "everything I've done" in the sport....
13:17, 2019-06-19

US soccer app brings fans closer to the action, players The U.S. soccer organization has launched its first-ever mobile app to rally up fans from across the nation and bring greater visibility to this winning team....
23:51, 2019-05-28

Soccer: Nicholson strike gives Jamaica win over United States A goal from Shamar Nicholson early in the second half gave Jamaica a 1-0 win over the United States in a warm-up match for the Gold Cup on Wednesday....
05:51, 2019-06-06

Ukraine soccer league expands after conflict disruption Ukraine's soccer league is expanding back to 16 teams after years of turmoil sparked by the annexation of Crimea and the conflict in the country's east       ...
15:17, 2019-07-11

Platini: 'It hurts,' soccer star says of police questioning After a day of police questioning centering on his former role as a top decision-maker in soccer, Michel Platini was released from custody without charge in the early hours of Wednesday and said he found the experience painful given "everything I've done" in the sport....
13:34, 2019-06-19

Soccer: Brazil's Neymar limps off injured in win over Qatar Brazil lost Neymar to an early ankle injury but were still too strong for Asian champions Qatar on Wednesday in a comfortable 2-0 friendly win in Brasilia....
08:34, 2019-06-06

Brazil transgender soccer team fights prejudice RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Bigtboys transgender men’s soccer team is counting on Brazil’s love of soccer to help fight prejudice amid a growing conservative tide. For the two dozen players, the training pitch is one of the few places where they can feel at ease and talk about their experi...
17:17, 2019-06-12

Soccer: U.S. women's team right to fight for equality, says Duggan England forward Toni Duggan has said she supports the U.S. women's soccer team in their battle for equal pay with their male counterparts but does not think that England's women players should adopt a similar approach....
15:34, 2019-06-06

NBA commissioner bullish on WNBA after women’s soccer success SUN VALLEY, Idaho — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver isn’t giving up on the WNBA. Critics have called the money-losing women’s basketball league a failure, but Silver said he’s “doubling down” on it — and pointed to the success of the US women’s soccer team as a reason. “I was welling up watching ...
23:34, 2019-07-11

England soccer team embarrassed by fan disorder in Portugal LONDON (AP) — The English Football Association says fans of the country’s national soccer team have again become an “embarrassment” after a night of disorder at the UEFA Nations League tournament in Portugal. The FA condemned the supporters who hurled bottles at locals and clashed ...
14:00, 2019-06-06

3 Russian soccer players banned over match-fixing MOSCOW (AP) — Three Russian soccer players have been banned for three years each in a match-fixing case. The three, all defenders for third-tier club Chernomorets Novorossiisk, were allegedly offered money to lose a game against promotion-chasing Chaika Peschanokopskoye last month. The Chernomorets ...
15:51, 2019-06-07

Lennart Johansson, Leader in European Soccer, Is Dead at 89 As president of the Union of European Football Associations, he oversaw the creation of the Champions League, soccer’s most lucrative and prestigious competition....
12:00, 2019-06-07

German Soccer Star Is the Groom. Turkey’s President Is the Best Man. The Arsenal player Mesut Ozil whipped up a political storm and debate over racism in Germany over his meeting with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in May 2018....
17:34, 2019-06-08

African soccer boss free after corruption questioning French authorities released the head of African soccer's ruling body, Ahmad Ahmad, after several hours' questioning as part of a corruption investigation, a source at the prosecutor's office said on Friday....
16:01, 2019-06-07

J.J. Watt Is Engaged to Pro Soccer Player Kealia Ohai J.J. Watt is "the luckiest man in the world." After dating for over three years, the Texans football star got down on one knee to ask for Kealia Ohai's hand in marriage. And,......
08:51, 2019-05-27

Sex, drugs and soccer: The life and times of Diego Maradona An unacknowledged son, photo ops with the mafia and humongous cocaine binges: it's incredible that Diego Maradona found time to become the greatest footballer of his generation....
15:00, 2019-06-12

U.S. Women's Soccer Faces Grudge Matchup With Sweden The U.S. doesn’t need to beat Sweden on Thursday, its last group-stage match of the World Cup, to advance. But the game is a grudge match against the team that knocked them out of the 2016 Olympics....
16:17, 2019-06-20

Man arrested in connection with death of soccer player Sala LONDON (AP) — English police investigating the death of Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala say a man has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter. A single-engine aircraft carrying Sala and pilot David Ibbotson crashed in the English Channel on Jan. 21. The body of Sala, who had just signed for...
22:00, 2019-06-19

J.J. Watt announces engagement to soccer star Kealia Ohai Houston Texans star J.J. Watt announced on Sunday night that he is engaged to longtime girlfriend and women’s soccer player Kealia Ohai. Watt, 30, shared the news on social media with pictures of the happy couple, including one image of him on bended knee. “I’m the luckiest man in the world. #...
19:00, 2019-05-27

U.S. Soccer agrees to mediation with U.S. women’s team over gender discrimination: WSJ The U.S. Soccer Federation has reached a tentative agreement for mediation with 28 players in the U.S. women's soccer team to resolve complaints in a lawsuit in which the women are seeking equal pay with the men's soccer team and improvements in working conditions, the Wall Street Journal reported o...
19:34, 2019-06-21

Soccer store low on letters of Rapinoe’s name as jersey sales soar As the US women’s national soccer team heads into the World Cup finals, retailers say team merchandise is flying off shelves at record levels — with one Brooklyn soccer store struggling just to keep the letters of star Megan Rapinoe’s name in stock. Nike recently announced that the...
04:17, 2019-07-04

UPDATE 1-Soccer-U.S. billionaire Commisso buys Italy's Fiorentina American billionaire Rocco Commisso has bought Italian Serie A soccer club ACF Fiorentina from the Della Valle family, his U.S. cable company Mediacom Communications announced on Thursday....
15:51, 2019-06-06

Palestinian soccer head loses appeal over Messi incitement The Court of Arbitration for Sport has dismissed an appeal by the head of Palestinian soccer against his ban by FIFA for "inciting hatred and violence" toward Lionel Messi       ...
18:00, 2019-07-18

US Soccer, women’s team tentatively agree to mediate lawsuit REIMS, France (AP) — U.S. Soccer and players for the women’s national team have tentatively agreed to mediate a lawsuit that accuses the federation of gender discrimination and seeks equitable pay. The federation and representatives for the players confirmed the agreement, first reported in th...
15:34, 2019-06-22

Soccer: Late strikes spare Sweden's blushes in 2-0 win over Chile Kosovare Asllani and Madelen Janogy scored late on as fancied Sweden labored to a 2-0 victory over women’s World Cup debutants Chile in their Group F encounter at Roazhon Park in Rennes on Tuesday....
00:00, 2019-06-12

Poland honors national soccer player murdered in Holocaust Jozef Klotz, a Polish Jewish soccer player who scored the national team's first ever goal in an international match but was later murdered by the Nazis, was honored by Poland's soccer association on Monday....
03:34, 2019-06-11

Crazed soccer fan cracks head open diving into fountain A Sunderland fan cracked his head open after diving directly into a Trafalgar Square fountain in London in just his boxers. The supporter launched himself into the water ahead of the Black Cats’ 2-1 playoff final loss against Charlton on Sunday. While Sunderland’s players were making the...
09:34, 2019-05-27

New York showers confetti, love on U.S. women's soccer team Amid confetti and chants of "equal pay," New York honored the U.S. women's soccer team on Wednesday with a ticker-tape parade up the "Canyon of Heroes," celebrating its World Cup triumph and hailing the players' emergence as icons of women's rights....
23:17, 2019-07-10

New York showers U.S. women's soccer team with confetti and love Amid confetti and chants of "equal pay," New York City honored the U.S. women's soccer team on Wednesday with a ticker-tape parade up the "Canyon of Heroes," celebrating its World Cup triumph and hailing the players' emergence as icons of women's rights....
18:34, 2019-07-10

Soccer-Man United complete Welsh winger James signing Manchester United have completed the signing of Wales international winger Daniel James from Championship side Swansea City, the Premier League club said on Wednesday....
18:17, 2019-06-12

The shy girl from England who became US Soccer's record-breaking head coach A few hours before Sunday's Women's World Cup final, John Ellis will seat himself at his organ and play "You'll Never Walk Alone," Liverpool Football Club's stirring anthem....
20:00, 2019-07-05

Pioneering female soccer referee Yamashita hoping to inspire Japanese referee Yoshimi Yamashita is hoping her trailblazing work as part of the first all-female trio to officiate a men's match in Asian continental competition last week will encourage girls to feel they can do anything in the game....
15:01, 2019-05-21

Milan soccer clubs submit $1.3BN, 60,000-seat stadium plan AC Milan and Inter Milan are jointly asking city officials for permission to build a 60,000-seat stadium replacing the iconic San Siro       ...
17:17, 2019-07-10

Girls in Cameroon defy prejudice to pursue soccer dreams YAOUNDE – When Gaelle Asheri first started playing soccer in the dirt streets near her home in Cameroon’s capital, she was the only girl on the informal neighborhood teams which used stones for goal posts and kept score by chalking results on a wall. Asheri, 17 and her teammate Ida Pouadjeu, 1...
00:34, 2019-05-23

José Antonio Reyes, Spanish soccer icon, dead at 35 MADRID — José Antonio Reyes, the former Spain midfielder who won five Europa League titles and was part of Arsenal’s unbeaten “Invincibles” squad, was killed in a traffic accident at the age of 35. Sevilla and second-division club Extremadura, where Reyes played this past season, b...
22:17, 2019-06-01

US women's soccer team caps off send-off series with 3-0 win over Mexico Cheers of “Let’s Go U.S.” from an energetic crowd in New Jersey’s Red Bull Arena gave the U.S. women’s national soccer team an emphatic farewell as the 23 ladies head off to Europe for the 2019 Women’s World Cup....
06:34, 2019-05-27

Jonathan Lewis added to US soccer training camp roster Colorado forward Jonathan Lewis has been added to the U.S. training camp roster ahead of the CONCACAF Gold Cup, leaving coach Gregg Berhalter to make eight cuts before submitting his final 23-man group on Wednesday night        ...
21:17, 2019-06-02

Colombian soccer player threatened after missed Copa penalty Colombia national soccer team player William Tesillo told local media that he has been threatened via social media after his missed penalty kick in a Copa American shoot-out with Chile last week cost Colombia the chance to remain in the tournament....
23:17, 2019-07-01

Spanish police arrest soccer players for match-fixing The Spanish league says several soccer players and club executives have been arrested for suspected match-fixing        ...
16:34, 2019-05-28

Cameroonian girls defy prejudice to pursue soccer dreams When Gaelle Asheri first started playing soccer in the dirt streets near her home in Cameroon's capital, she was the only girl on the informal neighborhood teams which used stones for goal posts and kept score by chalking results on a wall....
10:34, 2019-05-22

English soccer star Daniel Sturridge’s stolen dog returned After being separated for a day, soccer star Daniel Sturridge has reunited with his dog. Sturridge, who last played for Champions League winners Liverpool, posted in a series of Instagram videos on Tuesday that someone had broken into his Los Angeles home and stolen Lucci, his beloved Pomeranian. On...
19:34, 2019-07-11

Mayor to replace U.S. soccer star Allie Long's key to NYC after burglary New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to replace a key to the city, which was given to United States women's soccer star Allie Long and stolen the next day while the team was celebrating its World Cup title....
21:01, 2019-07-12

Soccer club president latest tie to French corruption probe The president of French soccer champion Paris Saint-Germain is the latest sports official implicated in a sprawling five-year corruption probe that keeps spreading        ...
09:34, 2019-05-25

High School Soccer Player Scores Wondergoal With His Butt Aside from the arms, every part of the human body is fair game when it comes to scoring goals in soccer. We’ve seen Clint Dempsey score with his dick, and Chicharito score off his face. But it takes a true visionary to turn away from the action, thrust out your hips, and do it with the butt....
23:00, 2019-05-21

Thai soccer team marks cave ordeal anniversary with run MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) — Some of the 12 young Thai soccer players and their coach have marked the anniversary of their ordeal that saw them trapped in a flooded cave for two weeks with a commemorative marathon in northern Thailand. Around 4,000 took part in the marathon and biking event Sunday morni...
11:51, 2019-06-23

Syrian soccer goalie who became rebel icon dies in battle A Syrian rebel spokesman says a famous soccer goalkeeper who became an icon of the rebellion against President Bashar Assad has died of wounds suffered in a battle with government forces...
14:51, 2019-06-08

U.S. soccer star Allie Long robbed of wedding ring, key to NYC United States Women's National Team soccer star Allie Long said her wedding ring, cash and her key to New York City were stolen from her hotel room during the team's victory celebrations....
15:34, 2019-07-12

For U.S. Men’s Soccer Team, Gold Cup Offers Path Back From the Abyss Trinidad, which sent the Americans crashing out of the last World Cup, has been vanquished. Now Panama poses the first real challenge for a new-look team....
22:51, 2019-06-27

Soccer: Brazil's Marta will not start Jamaica game - coach Brazil forward Marta will not start her team's opening game against Jamaica at the women's World Cup on Sunday because of a thigh problem, coach Vadao said on Saturday....
17:51, 2019-06-08

'FIFA 20' revives 'Street' soccer games on September 27th EA has explored seemingly every angle of official soccer (yes, football) pitches in the FIFA series, so what's left to do? Take it to unofficial pitches, of course. The company is releasing FIFA 20 on September 27th for PC, PS4 and Xbox One, and its......
22:51, 2019-06-08

How Mexico's soccer team conquered the hearts (and wallets) of America Over the years, the popularity of Mexico's national team in the home of its CONCACAF archrival has come to form a part of the American sports fabric....
21:51, 2019-06-27

Feelings were divided over U.S. soccer’s shared schedule on Sunday, and so were the results The Women's World Cup final sharing the day with the championships of the men's Gold Cup and Copa America called to mind years of neglect of women's soccer by the sport’s governing bodies....
23:51, 2019-07-08

Sierra Leone soccer head acquitted of corruption charges The head of the Sierra Leone soccer federation has been acquitted of corruption charges, opening the way for FIFA to lift an international ban on the country        ...
12:34, 2019-05-28

La Liga fined €250k for using its app to catch illegal soccer streams Spanish soccer league La Liga has been fined for inappropriately using its app to catch illegal streaming. The Spanish data protection agency charged La Liga with a fine of 250 thousand euros for violating several EU laws on transparency and data pri......
07:17, 2019-06-12

These Girls’ Soccer Players Joined Boys’ Leagues. And Dominated. Spanish clubs like Barcelona, Atlético Madrid and Athletic Bilbao are increasingly testing their girls’ teams in leagues filled with boys’ teams. Is this the future of women’s soccer development?...
07:51, 2019-06-06

The U.S. still reigns over women’s soccer, but challengers to the throne are gaining strength Megan Rapinoe had another statement performance with two goals in a quarterfinal win against France, but she noted “it’s no secret we have to get better.”...
06:17, 2019-06-29

Christian views may have kept star player off US women’s soccer team, some say As the U.S. women’s World Cup champions continue to celebrate their recent triumph, some observers are wondering whether a top-tier American player was left off the team because of her religious views....
16:34, 2019-07-11

Soccer: Brazil's Neymar limps off injured in friendly win over Qatar Brazil lost Neymar to an early ankle injury but were still too strong for Asian champions Qatar on Wednesday in a comfortable 2-0 friendly win in Brasilia....
05:51, 2019-06-06

U.S. Soccer agrees to mediation with women’s team over pay, gender discrimination: WSJ The U.S. Soccer Federation has reached a tentative agreement for mediation with the women's national team to resolve complaints in a lawsuit over equal pay with the men's team, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday....
23:00, 2019-06-21

Attacks on referees on the rise in German amateur soccer leagues The German Football Association has said thousands of referees were verbally and physically attacked during the 2018/2019 season. Players also suffered violence and discrimination the association said....
21:51, 2019-07-09

Abby Wambach to be inducted into National Soccer Hall of Fame Abby Wambach, the all-time leading goal scorer in women's international soccer, will be inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame.        ...
17:34, 2019-05-26

The U.S. women’s soccer team’s battle for equality is transcending sports The World Cup champions' impact could go beyond boosting soccer participation and selling merchandise to helping shape larger cultural and social issues....
04:34, 2019-07-10

Nations League Seeks Foothold in Crowded Soccer Landscape The new European event, which concludes on Sunday, is expected to be held every two years, and the 2020-21 event may even be a part of World Cup qualifying....
05:17, 2019-06-06

Amazon destruction accelerates 60% to one and a half soccer fields every minute Amazon deforestation accelerated more than 60% in June over the same period last year, in what environmentalists say is a sign that the policies of President Jair Bolsonaro are starting to take effect....
19:17, 2019-07-02

Brazil police charge ex-soccer club head over deadly fire Brazilian police have charged the former president of the Flamingo soccer club with manslaughter for a fire that killed 10 teenage players in February...
00:51, 2019-06-12

Soccer: Record home crowd as Scotland women beat Jamaica 3-2 Scotland beat fellow World Cup finalists Jamaica 3-2 at Hampden Park in a pre-tournament friendly on Tuesday in front of a record home crowd for their women's team of 18,555....
01:51, 2019-05-29

Real Madrid unseat Man United as most valuable soccer team -Forbes Real Madrid unseated Manchester United as the world's most valuable soccer club, according to the annual list https://www.forbes.com/sites/mikeozanian/2019/05/29/the-worlds-most-valuable-soccer-teams-2019/#2bbc13be40d6 published by business magazine Forbes on Wednesday....
12:51, 2019-05-30

Canadian broadcaster says she received death threats over US women's soccer criticism A Canadian sports broadcaster said she received death threats over her criticism of the U.S. women’s national soccer team following the Americans’ blowout win over Thailand....
23:17, 2019-06-12

Yachts, Soccer and Cigars! Inside Joe Jonas' Bachelor Party in Ibiza Joe Jonas recently celebrated at a bachelor party with his bros as he and Sophie Turner count down the days to their overseas wedding. The 29-year-old Jonas Brothers and DNCE singer and......
04:01, 2019-06-01

Spanish Soccer Icon José Antonio Reyes Killed In Car Crash Jose Antonio Reyes, former Sevilla, Atletico Madrid and Arsenal winger died in a car crash on Saturday. Sevilla FC, Reyes’s boyhood club, confirmed the news of his passing. He was 35....
17:17, 2019-06-01

China’s Soccer Push Takes a New Tack: Naturalizing Foreign Players Nico Yennaris, a 26-year-old midfielder with little pedigree in Britain, became the first foreign-born player to be called up by China’s national team....
04:51, 2019-05-31

Missing Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili’s body found The body of Swiss national soccer team player Florijana Ismaili was recovered Tuesday, three days after she went missing in a swimming accident in Italy, officials said. Ismaili, 24, who played 33 times for Switzerland and was captain of Young Boys Bern’s women’s team, did not surface Sa...
18:34, 2019-07-03

We Can't Stop Watching Prince William Cheer on This Winning Soccer Team Prince William makes for quite the entertaining ultimate fan. The royal spent some time in the stands on Monday at the 2019 EFL Championship play-off final held at Wembley Stadium in......
04:17, 2019-05-28

Megan Rapinoe says ‘not many, if any’ US women's soccer players would attend White House U.S Women’s National Team forward Megan Rapinoe said Saturday that she believes that “not many, if any” of her teammates would visit the White House if invited, ahead of their World Cup final against the Netherlands....
23:34, 2019-07-06

Soccer: Three nations show interest to host women's Asian Cup 2022 India, Taiwan and Uzbekistan have expressed their interest in hosting the women's Asian Cup in 2022, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Saturday....
06:51, 2019-06-01

Soccer: French women's team moves out of training camp to make way for men PARIS - The French men's soccer team has moved into the national training camp ahead of a weekend friendly, forcing the women's squad to leave their rooms just days before the Women's World Cup gets underway....
13:34, 2019-05-30

Soccer: Spanish players, officials held on suspicion of match-fixing Spanish police arrested several first- and second-division soccer players and officials on Tuesday on suspicion of forming a match-fixing group to profit from betting on games, the police said....
18:51, 2019-05-28

Various Spanish soccer players arrested on match fixing charges: El Pais A number of first and second division soccer players have been arrested in Spain over suspicions of forming a criminal organization dedicated to match fixing, El Pais reported on Tuesday....
10:34, 2019-05-28

Soccer team apologizes for inviting stripper into locker room for celebration A Spanish soccer club was forced to apologize this week after a video surfaced of a stripper performing in the team’s locker room as players were celebrating its promotion to the Catalan Second Division....
20:51, 2019-05-31

German police detain 16 English soccer fans after mass brawl BERLIN (AP) — Police in the western German city of Duesseldorf have detained 16 men following a mass brawl between English soccer fans. Officers were called to the old town on Thursday after “about 40 supporters of various British clubs” began throwing chairs, tables, beer glasses and bo...
15:51, 2019-06-07

Brazil's Bolsonaro defends soccer star Neymar against rape accusation Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday came out in support of Neymar, the national soccer star who has been accused of raping a woman last month in Paris, an allegation he denies....
01:17, 2019-06-06

Soccer: Hegerberg 'mentally broken' by Norway national team experience Women's Ballon d'Or winner Ada Hegerberg says she quit the Norwegian national team after being left "mentally broken" and suffering nightmares, but her comments brought a stinging rebuke from Real Madrid midfielder Martin Odegaard....
01:17, 2019-06-06

Gold Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch every soccer match online from anywhere Held every two years, the CONCACAF Gold Cup pits the best international soccer teams from North America, Central America, and the Caribbean against each other. But regardless of where you are on the planet, our guide below for getting a 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup live stream will ensure you don’t...
02:34, 2019-06-19

U.S. men's soccer gets its revenge, blows out Trinidad and Tobago in CONCACAF Gold Cup It was the first match between the nations since Oct. 10, 2017, when the USMNT, needing only a tie to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, lost 2-1       ...
12:34, 2019-06-23

Presidential candidates back U.S. women's soccer team's pay-equality demands The U.S. women's national team's call for equal pay is gathering support from a number of presidential candidates and advocates as the World Cup holders keep obliterating the opposition in their pursuit of a fourth title in France....
21:34, 2019-06-18

Ex-USC soccer coach and accountant plead guilty in college admissions scandal A former University of Southern California coach who took bribes to get students into the school and the accountant who made the scam look legitimate pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to racketeering conspiracy charges....
20:51, 2019-06-27

Afghanistan Moves to Arrest Soccer Chief on Sexual Abuse Charges The Afghan authorities issued a warrant for Keramuddin Keram, a powerful former warlord, a day after FIFA barred him for life and fined him about $1 million....
14:51, 2019-06-09

Google has made a virtual soccer pitch to train AIs to play football Google has created a virtual soccer training pitch for AIs to use to learn how to play football. The AIs will need to learn short-term control and high-level strategies...
19:17, 2019-07-03

US Soccer, women's team tentatively agree to mediate lawsuit U.S. Soccer and players for the women's national team have tentatively agreed to mediate a lawsuit that accuses the federation of gender discrimination and seeks equitable pay       ...
14:51, 2019-06-22

FIFA bans South Sudanese official for taking soccer money The only African soccer federation leader to publicly support Gianni Infantino's successful FIFA presidential campaign in 2016 has been banned for corruption        ...
18:17, 2019-05-24

US soccer falls to Jamaica, 2nd home loss vs. Caribbean nation since 1969 WASHINGTON — Jamaica dealt the U.S. just its second home defeat to a Caribbean nation in a half-century, beating the Americans 1-0 in an exhibition on Wednesday night that made coach Gregg Berhalter’s new-look team appear far from prepared for the CONCACAF Gold Cup. Shamar Nicholson took advan...
11:51, 2019-06-06

UEFA aims to double number of women soccer players by 2024 European soccer's governing body UEFA launched a five-year plan for women's soccer on Friday, aiming to double the number of women and girls playing the sport by 2024....
19:17, 2019-05-23

Nike 'very concerned' about rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar Nike Inc is "very concerned" about a rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Thursday, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the sport's most famous players....
00:34, 2019-06-07

U.S. women's soccer equal-pay lawsuit 'full-speed ahead,' lawyer says The lawyer for United States Women's National Team players suing U.S. Soccer says the lawsuit is "full-speed ahead," despite the team's participation in the 2019 Women's World Cup....
11:51, 2019-06-21

Watch Live: U.S. women's soccer team parade in NYC 'Canyon of Heroes' The U.S. women's soccer team will be honored along New York City's "Canyon of Heroes" Wednesday morning during a ticker tape parade, three days after beating the Netherlands to capture the World Cup title....
15:17, 2019-07-10

Tennis players stop mid-game to show off impressive soccer skills A tennis match between Benoit Paire and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga took a bizarre turn Tuesday when both players decided to show off their soccer skills in the middle of the set....
18:51, 2019-06-19

U.S. Women's Team and Soccer Federation Agree to Mediation in Pay-Equity Suit The U.S. Soccer Federation and the 28 players in the U.S. women’s soccer team player pool suing it for pay discrimination have tentatively agreed to pursue mediation after the World Cup ends, according to people familiar with the situation....
19:34, 2019-06-21

'Equal pay' fight resonates as New York fetes U.S. women's soccer team The U.S. women's soccer team, fresh from its second-consecutive World Cup victory over the weekend, will return to Manhattan's "Canyon of Heroes" on Wednesday to be honored by New Yorkers with a traditional ticker tape parade....
13:17, 2019-07-10

Soccer: Neymar ruled out of Copa America after Brazil beat Qatar Brazil's 2-0 friendly win over Asian champions Qatar in Brasilia on Wednesday came at a heavy cost after they lost striker Neymar for this month's Copa America because of an ankle ligament injury....
15:34, 2019-06-06

Soccer: Marta injury worries Brazil ahead of Jamaica opener Brazil striker Marta is a doubt for their women's World Cup opener against Jamaica next month after the country's soccer confederation (CBF) said on Saturday she had picked up a hamstring injury in training....
12:51, 2019-05-26

Free From Their Sexist, Tyrannical Former Manager, Spain Can Finally Just Play Soccer They say that when God closes a door, he opens a window, and that wisdom is knowing to stop worrying about the closed door and start taking advantage of the open window. The metaphor applies to the Spain women’s soccer team’s experience at their first World Cup four years ago. The closed door was th...
00:34, 2019-06-07

Jill Ellis’s dad has U.S. soccer in his heart and an English football anthem in his head The father of the coach and naturalized American sings "You'll Never Walk Alone," the anthem of Liverpool FC, before every U.S. women's soccer match. The Americans will play his native England on Tuesday in the World Cup semifinals....
03:17, 2019-06-30

Afghanistan Seeks To Arrest Top Soccer Figure Amid Sex Abuse Allegations Afghan officials issued an arrest warrant Sunday for former Afghan soccer chief Keramuddin Keram, amid an investigation into allegations he had sexually abused members of the women's national soccer......
06:00, 2019-06-10

Soccer star Neymar accused of rape, Brazilian police document says A Brazilian police document says a woman accused soccer star Neymar of raping her in Paris last month. His father calls the incident "a setup."        ...
09:00, 2019-06-02

Trump Praises US Women's Soccer Team On Win, Days After Spat With Captain U.S. President Donald Trump praised the women's national soccer team in the wake of their World Cup triumph on Sunday and said he would look into inviting them to the White House, just days after a......
11:51, 2019-07-08

Soccer: Parris and White strike to give England victory over Scotland England's Nikita Parris and Ellen White scored first-half goals as the Lionesses defeated neighbors Scotland 2-1 on Sunday to make a strong start to their women's World Cup campaign....
20:51, 2019-06-09

Brazil soccer star Neymar denies alleged rape in Paris Brazil soccer player Neymar has denied accusations of rape contained in a Sao Paulo police report seen by Reuters, saying he had been the victim of an extortion attempt by a lawyer claiming to represent the woman he is alleged to have assaulted....
07:17, 2019-06-02

Soccer: South Africa captain Van Wyk backs VAR, but says gray areas remain South Africa captain Janine van Wyk has backed the use of Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in football, but believes it is only "fair to an extent" and is still bound by the interpretation of match officials....
18:17, 2019-06-10

Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili missing after swimming accident GENEVA — Switzerland forward Florijana Ismaili is missing after getting into difficulties while swimming in Italy. Swiss side Young Boys Bern says it has been informed that Ismaili, who plays for its women’s team, has been missing since she had a swimming accident at Lake Como in Lombardy on S...
20:34, 2019-06-30

Soccer: Inaugural Nations League finals a wide-open contest Still something of a novelty, UEFA's inaugural Nations League tournament reaches its final stage with a four-team mini-competition in Portugal this week, which will be short and sharp and looks to be a wide-open contest....
15:51, 2019-06-03

Boston's baseball blueprint has brought soccer silverware back to Liverpool Liverpool has put itself back at the head of European soccer's top table after securing a sixth Champions League success and the team's American owners believe they're just getting started....
17:17, 2019-06-03

Recently Promoted Spanish Soccer Club Renamed As Flat Earth FC After earning promotion to the Spanish fourth flight division, the club formerly known as Mostoles Balompie got a complete rebrand from president Javi Poves and was renamed Flat Earth FC. Poves confirmed in a video statement that the change was intended to support one of the dumbest fringe beliefs:...
22:00, 2019-06-30

President Trump Visited Japan’s Biggest Warship Since World World II. Here’s What to Know About the JS Kaga For the last day of President Donald Trump’s highly stage-managed state visit to Japan, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe took him to tour the Japanese warship JS Kaga. The Kaga, along with sister ship the Izumo, is the biggest warship that Japan’s navy, The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force, h...
23:00, 2019-05-28

World Cup inspires woman's losing lottery ticket world record attempt A North Carolina woman said her quest to set a Guinness World Record for collecting losing lottery tickets was inspired by the United States Women's National Team's World Cup success....
22:51, 2019-07-09

Perfect stage for England to prove they are world-beaters in Cricket World Cup final England have generally been hopeless at World Cups and the last time they were at Lord's 16 days ago, this campaign — which they planned so meticulously that they held the favourites tag — looked to be veering off-piste just like the rest....
00:17, 2019-07-13

World Cup parade: USWNT celebrates 2019 Women's World Cup championship USWNT won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and Wednesday it celebrated in style with a ticker tape parade in New York.       ...
20:34, 2019-07-10

Florida woman visits every country in the world, breaks 4 world records She really wanted to get out of Florida. After graduating from Vanderbilt University in 2017, Pensacola native Taylor Demonbreun decided to do some traveling — on an epic scale. Over the course of 18 months, the now 24-year-old visited every country in the world. Her journey was record-breaking. On ...
00:34, 2019-06-21

As plastics foul the world’s oceans, world leaders struggle over how to respond Leaders of the Group of 20 vowed in June to battle ocean plastic pollution — but they failed to make any commitment to turn off the tap of rising plastic production. It was a victory for the plastics industry and the Trump administration....
07:00, 2019-07-19

How to Watch India vs England World Cup Match Live Online Around the World India vs England match is a must win game for the hosts, if they wish to remain in control of their own ICC World Cup 2019 destiny. How to watch live stream telecast....
13:00, 2019-06-30

World's largest hot dog weighs 75 pounds and set a Guinness World Record. A piece costs $10 The New York eatery Feltman's is widely credited with creating the hot dog. It just earned a Guinness World Record for making the world's biggest one.        ...
07:00, 2019-06-28

Ex-USC soccer coach reverses course, agrees to plead guilty in college admissions scandal Ali Khosroshahin, a former women's soccer coach at USC, has agreed to plead guilty to racketeering charges for taking bribes from Rick Singer.        ...
22:51, 2019-06-03

English soccer fans slam Alex Morgan’s tea gesture over ‘poor technique’ "My biggest issue with Alex Morgan's celebration is that it was v.poor tea drinking technique. You don't throw it back like that, unless you want a faceful of boiling liquid."...
03:17, 2019-07-04

UPDATE 4-Nike 'very concerned' about rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar Nike Inc is "very concerned" about a rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Thursday, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the sport's most famous players....
04:34, 2019-06-07

Argentine soccer club River Plate takes in winter homeless people The River Plate football team has welcomed homeless people to shelter from the winter cold in their stadium. Freezing temperatures have been forecast....
13:51, 2019-07-04

Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe's 'Biggest, Baddest, Coolest' Tech Toys The co-captain of the U.S. women’s national team—out to win its fourth World Cup this summer—on her perfectionist quest for sneakers and her monster Tesla....
22:17, 2019-05-29

Alleged Neymar rape: Brazilian woman says she was left 'traumatized' by soccer star A Brazilian woman who has accused Neymar of rape has broken her silence to provide a detailed account of the evening she spent with the Brazilian soccer star to reaffirm her allegations against him....
19:34, 2019-06-06

Suspect arrested in soccer star Emiliano Sala’s fatal plane crash A 64-year-old UK man was arrested in connection with the plane crash that killed Argentinian soccer star Emiliano Sala, according to a report. Dorset police announced the North Yorkshire man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of manslaughter by an unlawful act, BBC reported. His name was not immedi...
01:17, 2019-06-20

Soccer Star Neymar Denies Rape Accusation and Releases Messages From Accuser A woman, who said she met the soccer star on Instagram, is accusing Neymar of raping her in a Paris hotel room last month. He took to Instagram to accuse the woman of extortion....
16:00, 2019-06-02

UPDATE 3-Nike 'very concerned' about rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar Nike Inc is "very concerned" about a rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Thursday, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the sport's most famous players....
01:17, 2019-06-07

US women's soccer staffers stoke controversy after appearing at England's hotel before match The U.S. women’s soccer team has come under fire after England’s coach learned American staffers visiting their team’s hotel prior to their upcoming Women’s World Cup semifinal match Tuesday....
02:51, 2019-07-02

European soccer posts record revenues with the English Premier League leading the way The 92 professional soccer teams in the English Premier League (EPL) and the three divisions below have amassed a record £5.8 billion ($7.3 billion) in revenue during the 2017/18 season, topping the table of Europe's elite leagues....
09:51, 2019-05-30

Sex, drugs and soccer: Diego Maradona film shines light on Napoli years An unacknowledged son, photo ops with the mafia and humongous cocaine binges: it's incredible that Diego Maradona found time to become the greatest footballer of his generation....
16:51, 2019-06-12

Brazil soccer team fined for homophobic chants at Copa America opener South America's soccer body has fined Brazil $15,000 because of homophobic chants during Copa America's opening match in Sao Paulo.       ...
20:51, 2019-06-28

Ex-college soccer player threatened to kill 45 athletes over gambling losses: feds A former Massachusetts college soccer player who was a prolific gambler sent death threats to 45 professional and amateur athletes he blamed for his losses — including some that included vile racial slurs, federal prosecutors said. Addison Choi, 23, of Fullerton, California, was charged Wednesday in...
08:51, 2019-05-31

Usain Bolt baffles Liverpool legend, scores in charity soccer game Former Olympic sprinter Usain Bolt tricked former Liverpool star Jamie Carragher before scoring a goal during UNICEF's Soccer Aid charity game at Stamford Bridge in Chelsea, England....
18:34, 2019-06-17

Police probe as soccer star Neymar uses social media against rape claim Soccer star Neymar has responded to a woman’s allegation he raped her in Paris by issuing social media posts.        ...
16:51, 2019-06-03

FIFA Bars Afghan Soccer Chief for Life After Sexual Assault Accusations Soccer’s governing body said Keramuddin Keram had been found guilty “of having abused his position and sexually abused various female players, in violation of the FIFA Code of Ethics.”...
23:01, 2019-06-08

Spanish Soccer Team Celebrates Promotion With Awkward Postgame Strip Tease With their season-capping win on Saturday, soccer club Esportiu Llançà won promotion from Catalonia’s third division (Spain’s seventh tier overall) to its second. To celebrate the team going up, one of the club’s board members arranged for a stripper to enter the locker room after the game and drop ...
17:17, 2019-05-30

Alexi Lalas: US women's national soccer team players deserve as much money as possible The argument in favor of better pay for the US Women's National Soccer team was revived after their mammoth win against Thailand in the 2019 World Cup, and Fox Sports soccer analyst Alexi Lalas is on the women's side....
01:34, 2019-06-13

How model Kinsey Wolanski, boyfriend pulled off $4 million X-rated soccer stunt Kinsey Wolanski is the X-rated prankster who pulled off her biggest stunt so far by streaking during the Champions League final. With the world watching Liverpool take on Spurs in Madrid, Wolanski sprinted onto the pitch wearing just a skimpy black swimsuit with “Vitaly Uncensored” writt...
01:51, 2019-06-05

Star soccer player turned rebel icon dies in Syria fighting A Syrian star soccer player turned fighter who became an icon of the revolt died on Saturday after getting injured battling government forces in the northwest, his faction said....
19:34, 2019-06-08

US soccer star Carli Lloyd sent message to critics with golf-clap celebration Carli Lloyd knocked in the first of her two goals to help the U.S. defeat Chile on Sunday and after the first one, she celebrated with a resounding golf clap....
14:51, 2019-06-17