On a rainy Saturday that only accentuated the grief, 20,000 people filled a tiny stadium under umbrellas and plastic ponchos to say goodbye to members of the Chapecoense soccer club who died in a plane crash.
Toronto will meet Seattle in the Major League Soccer championship decider after beating Montreal 5-2 in extra time on Wednesday to take a 7-5 aggregate victory in the Eastern Conference final.
British police investigating sexual abuse in soccer have received calls from 250 people, the government announced Tuesday, as FIFA said the high-profile scandal could lead to offenses by youth development coaches being exposed worldwide.
Napoli was again made to count the cost of missed opportunities as it was held 1-1 by Sassuolo in Serie A on Monday.
Hired to revitalize Manchester United, Jose Mourinho is instead turning the clock back and losing his temper in public.
English soccer's governing body launched a review Sunday into an escalating child sex-abuse scandal to discover what professional clubs knew about crimes being committed by coaches and what action should have been taken at the time.
China is turning to World Cup champion Germany in a bid to boost soccer in the country through the exchange of ideas and training for players and coaches.
K-League club Jeonbuk Motors won the Asian Champions League for the second time on Saturday, defeating Al Ain of the United Arab Emirates 3-2 overall after drawing 1-1 on Saturday in the second leg of the final.
Wayne Rooney surpassed Ruud van Nistelrooy as Manchester United's all-time top scorer in European competitions on Thursday, leading the English club to a 4-0 win over Feyenoord and keeping it alive in the Europa League.
Failing to top a Champions League group often comes back to bite teams when the competition really gets going in the round of 16.