Friday, July 31, 2015
The news is kids in the league can play a little bit. Kaka and David Villa, a pair of 33-year-old international icons in their first season in Major League Soccer, showed they still have some panache to their games.
South Korean billionaire Chung Mong-Joon pushed his candidacy for the FIFA presidency in uncompromising terms Thursday, calling Sepp Blatter a corrupt "cannibal" and painting his main election rival Michel Platini as an untrustworthy stooge.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
Reigning English Premier League champions Chelsea and reigning European kings Barcelona exited Tuesday's friendly showdown injured but intensely motivated as they return to Europe to defend their crowns.
Tickets for a World Cup qualifying game between Taiwan and Vietnam will go on sale Aug. 8, marking the first time Taiwan's soccer association will sell tickets for a national team game.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Mexico's Gold Cup triumph will not be complete without a victory over the United States in an October playoff for a 2017 Confederations Cup berth, Mexico manager Miguel Herrera says.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Andres Guardado scored again, with no penalty kick needed this time, and his teammates finally managed some goals, too.
Monday, July 27, 2015
Backup goalkeeper Luis Mejia saved two penalties in the shootout as an inspired Panama team ended a trying week with a medal at the Gold Cup, beating the United States in the third-place game Saturday.
The president of CONCACAF said Saturday the referee acknowledged making mistakes during the contentious Gold Cup semifinal between Mexico and Panama.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Jamaica's "Reggae Boyz" have already made history as they enter Sunday's Gold Cup final against an underperforming Mexico side with much to explain even if it takes the trophy.
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Josep Gombau has quit as Adelaide United's head coach and been replaced by fellow Spaniard Guillermo Amor, the A-League club said on Friday.