Saturday, October 17, 2015
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has criticized the English Football Association after he was fined over comments made toward match officials.
Asian soccer leader Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa is looking to stand in the FIFA presidential election to succeed Sepp Blatter if he has enough support, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Thursday.
Friday, October 16, 2015
Toronto sealed its first playoff berth in Major League Soccer and kept alive its hopes of overtaking New York for top spot in the Eastern Conference by beating the Red Bulls 2-1 on Wednesday, with Italy international Sebastian Giovinco scoring his 22nd goal of the season.
Thursday, October 15, 2015
The Dutch charmed the world with their free-flowing Total Football during the 1970s. In 2015, they are just a Total Loss.
Delaying the FIFA presidential election would further discredit the scandal-hit governing body and deepen the instability, contender Prince Ali bin al-Hussein said Wednesday.
Osama Omari scored a hat trick and Mahmoud Al Mawas netted twice in Syria's 5-2 win over Afghanistan in a World Cup qualifying game played on neutral turf in Oman on Tuesday because of conflicts in both countries.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Russia is returning to the European Championship for the fourth straight time, while Slovakia will be playing in the tournament for the first time as an independent nation.
Mario Balotelli was named in the team of the tournament at the last European Championship.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Albania joined World Cup winner Germany, Poland and Romania in clinching a spot at next year's European Championship on Sunday after winning their final qualifying games.
Monday, October 12, 2015
Rarely has a loss felt this good. Despite a 2-0 defeat to Bosnia-Herzegovina, Wales reached its first international tournament since the 1958 World Cup on Saturday thanks to Cyprus beating Israel 2-1.