Monday, July 6, 2015
Another tournament, another shattering defeat, and another round of unfavorable comparisons to Diego Maradona.1 Comment
Days after a gut-wrenching loss, England finished its deepest run in the Women's World Cup with an uplifting victory.
Sunday, July 5, 2015
Lionel Messi and Argentina will be chasing a first major title in 22 years Saturday when they face hosts Chile in a dream Copa America final in Santiago.
Paolo Guerrero fired Peru to a third place play-off victory over Paraguay here Friday to stay in the hunt for Copa America tournament top-scorer honors.
Clint Dempsey converted a penalty in his return from a suspension for a confrontation with a referee, helping the United States beat Guatemala 4-0 on Friday in a pre-Gold Cup friendly.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
Four years ago when Japan's players hoisted the Women's World Cup trophy, a nation rejoiced. Leading up to the victory in Germany, Japan had been deeply scarred by the deadly earthquake and tsunami. The national team gave the country reason to cheer, and the players were welcomed home as heroes.
Friday, July 3, 2015
International soccer returns to Liberia this weekend when they host Guinea in a 2016 African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier after the lifting of an Ebola-induced ban.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Lionel Messi helped set up five goals as Argentina trounced Paraguay 6-1 in the Copa America semifinals on Tuesday, setting up a final against host Chile.