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Photo of asylum seeker wins Barca award

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:07:33 GMT

It could be an everyday scene: a teenager on a football field, in his club's colors, boots hanging over his shoulder -- but this is no ordinary young footballer and the picture hasn't been captured by your average photographer.(image)


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Manchester United cleared over Paul Pogba transfer

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:11:49 GMT

A world record soccer transfer involving two of Europe's most successful clubs and one of the leading stars of game is being investigated by football's world governing body.(image)


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Jose Mourinho accused of $3.6M tax fraud

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:18:51 GMT

Jose Mourinho -- one of the most successful managers of the last 20 years -- has been accused of defrauding Spanish tax authorities of $3.6 million during his time as Real Madrid boss.(image)


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Is Ronaldo ready to leave Real Madrid?

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 17:04:33 GMT

Within a few hours, what had started as a Friday whisper had turned into an unrelenting din. Cristiano Ronaldo, one of the world's greatest footballers, wanted to leave Real Madrid. Cue shock and surprise as social media went into meltdown.(image)


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Confederations Cup: Yet another trophy for Ronaldo?

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 10:27:07 GMT

This may be the one soccer major tournament where losing has an upside.(image)


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Whose skills would you choose?

Thu, 15 Dec 2016 22:47:16 GMT

Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo? Everybody has their favorite player, but could choose skills from more than one and create an unbeatable superstar?(image)


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Female footballers to play highest match in history

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 12:38:17 GMT

Throughout history sportswomen have had to climb metaphorical mountains: pushing boundaries for the right to compete, confounding critics to reach their sporting summit.(image)


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Real Madrid has 'full confidence' in Ronaldo

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 13:05:23 GMT

Real Madrid has said it has "full confidence" in Cristiano Ronaldo after their star player was accused by prosecutors in Spain of defrauding Spanish authorities of $16.4 million in tax.(image)


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Ronaldo accused of $16.4m tax evasion

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 12:01:23 GMT

Real Madrid and Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo has been accused by prosecutors in Spain of defrauding Spanish authorities of $16.4 million in tax between 2011 and 2014.(image)


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Carli Lloyd still dreaming of Champions League glory

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 11:33:56 GMT

United States superstar Carli Lloyd has not ruled out a return to England, after her short-term spell at Manchester City ended at the start of June.(image)


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The teen with the future of US soccer on his shoulders

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 14:27:23 GMT

To say Christian Pulisic is US soccer's new hope would be something of an understatement.(image)


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How to qualify for $30M Champions League 'jackpot'

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 07:34:03 GMT

Over the past two seasons, Jean-Pierre Rivère has presided over one of the most remarkable and prudent turnarounds in European football.(image)


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Does Gulf crisis put Qatar World Cup in jeopardy?

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 15:23:05 GMT

FIFA isn't talking. Neither is Qatar. Nor Saudi Arabia, Bahrain or the UAE.(image)


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And the world's richest football club is...

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 23:48:07 GMT

It's been a stellar season for Real Madrid after winning La Liga and the Champions League, but the Spanish club suffered a rare defeat Tuesday -- off the pitch.(image)


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Meet the 24/7 athlete: Less alcohol, more meditation

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 10:10:53 GMT

For AS Roma, the key to shaping its future is not forgetting its past.(image)


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Ronaldo scores twice in historic Real Madrid win

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 10:05:59 GMT

No team collects European trophies as ruthlessly as Real Madrid.(image)


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Zidane's Real Madrid - good or great?

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 09:28:23 GMT

Win Saturday and Real Madrid will become the first club to retain Europe's premier club competition since AC Milan in 1990, and the only team to do so in its current format.(image)


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Ivory Coast soccer star Tiote dies

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 15:35:18 GMT

Cheick Tiote, a footballer who played for the Ivory Coast, has died afte collapsing during training in Beijing, China.(image)


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