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  • Mutko resigns as president of Russian soccer federation

    Mutko resigns as president of Russian soccer federation

    Wednesday, December 19 2018 9:27 AM EST2018-12-19 14:27:11 GMT
    Wednesday, December 19 2018 10:58 AM EST2018-12-19 15:58:03 GMT
    Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko, who was banned from the Olympics for life because of the country's doping scandals, has resigned as president of the Russian Football Union.
    Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko, who was banned from the Olympics for life because of the country's doping scandals, has resigned as president of the Russian Football Union.
  • Solskjaer looks to rescue United again, this time as coach

    Solskjaer looks to rescue United again, this time as coach

    Wednesday, December 19 2018 4:37 AM EST2018-12-19 09:37:05 GMT
    Wednesday, December 19 2018 10:57 AM EST2018-12-19 15:57:57 GMT
    Manchester United has hired Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as manager until the end of the season, bringing the Norwegian back to the club 20 seasons after he scored the winning goal in the Champions League final.
    Manchester United has hired Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as manager until the end of the season, bringing the Norwegian back to the club 20 seasons after he scored the winning goal in the Champions League final.
  • Mourinho fired by Man United with his career at crossroads

    Mourinho fired by Man United with his career at crossroads

    Tuesday, December 18 2018 4:57 AM EST2018-12-18 09:57:09 GMT
    Wednesday, December 19 2018 2:58 AM EST2018-12-19 07:58:02 GMT
    Manchester United says Jose Mourinho has left the Premier League club with immediate effect.
    Manchester United says Jose Mourinho has left the Premier League club with immediate effect.
  • Special Once? Mourinho's box-office career takes new twist

    Special Once? Mourinho's box-office career takes new twist

    Tuesday, December 18 2018 10:37 AM EST2018-12-18 15:37:13 GMT
    Tuesday, December 18 2018 6:38 PM EST2018-12-18 23:38:31 GMT
    From a translator to a 'Special One' to being yesterday's man in some people's eyes: Jose Mourinho has been box office gold from the start.
    From a translator to a 'Special One' to being yesterday's man in some people's eyes: Jose Mourinho has been box office gold from the start.
  • Messi receives 5th Golden Shoe award for Europe's top scorer

    Messi receives 5th Golden Shoe award for Europe's top scorer

    Tuesday, December 18 2018 8:17 AM EST2018-12-18 13:17:10 GMT
    Tuesday, December 18 2018 4:58 PM EST2018-12-18 21:58:42 GMT
    Lionel Messi has received his record fifth Golden Shoe award for leading all of Europe's leagues in scoring last season.
    Lionel Messi has received his record fifth Golden Shoe award for leading all of Europe's leagues in scoring last season.
  • Former VW CEO Winterkorn leaves Bayern supervisory board

    Former VW CEO Winterkorn leaves Bayern supervisory board

    Tuesday, December 18 2018 7:07 AM EST2018-12-18 12:07:04 GMT
    Tuesday, December 18 2018 11:27 AM EST2018-12-18 16:27:10 GMT
    German champion Bayern Munich says former Volkswagen chief executive Martin Winterkorn has left its supervisory board, three years are he resigned from the automaker amid its diesel emissions scandal.
    German champion Bayern Munich says former Volkswagen chief executive Martin Winterkorn has left its supervisory board, three years are he resigned from the automaker amid its diesel emissions scandal.
  • Pogba or Mourinho: Who will last longer at United?

    Pogba or Mourinho: Who will last longer at United?

    Monday, December 17 2018 6:17 AM EST2018-12-17 11:17:04 GMT
    Monday, December 17 2018 6:48 PM EST2018-12-17 23:48:02 GMT
    Paul Pogba's relationship with Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho appears to be broken beyond repair.
    Paul Pogba's relationship with Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho appears to be broken beyond repair.
  • Shaqiri double earns Liverpool 3-1 win over Man United

    Shaqiri double earns Liverpool 3-1 win over Man United

    Sunday, December 16 2018 1:07 PM EST2018-12-16 18:07:11 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 7:37 PM EST2018-12-17 00:37:42 GMT
    Substitute Xherdan Shaqiri scored two goals from deflected shots to help Liverpool beat fierce rival Manchester United 3-1 and lift his team back atop the Premier League on Sunday.
    Substitute Xherdan Shaqiri scored two goals from deflected shots to help Liverpool beat fierce rival Manchester United 3-1 and lift his team back atop the Premier League on Sunday.
  • Spanish prosecutors file tax evasion charges against Shakira

    Spanish prosecutors file tax evasion charges against Shakira

    Friday, December 14 2018 9:19 AM EST2018-12-14 14:19:11 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 6:47 PM EST2018-12-16 23:47:36 GMT
    Spanish prosecutors are charging pop music star Shakira with tax evasion, alleging she defrauded the treasury of more than 14.5 million euros ($16.3 million) between 2012 and 2014.
    Spanish prosecutors are charging pop music star Shakira with tax evasion, alleging she defrauded the treasury of more than 14.5 million euros ($16.3 million) between 2012 and 2014.
  • Man United's season hits new low with 3-1 loss to Liverpool

    Man United's season hits new low with 3-1 loss to Liverpool

    Sunday, December 16 2018 2:17 PM EST2018-12-16 19:17:12 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 2:18 PM EST2018-12-16 19:18:10 GMT
    Jose Mourinho chose his words carefully and they proved to be as candid as they were concerning for Manchester United as its worst start to a Premier League campaign hit a new low.
    Jose Mourinho chose his words carefully and they proved to be as candid as they were concerning for Manchester United as its worst start to a Premier League campaign hit a new low.
  • Man City back on top of EPL; Eriksen saves Spurs

    Man City back on top of EPL; Eriksen saves Spurs

    Saturday, December 15 2018 12:17 PM EST2018-12-15 17:17:08 GMT
    Saturday, December 15 2018 5:39 PM EST2018-12-15 22:39:31 GMT
    Gabriel Jesus scored twice as Manchester City went back to the top of the EPL with a 3-1 home win over Everton.
    Gabriel Jesus scored twice as Manchester City went back to the top of the EPL with a 3-1 home win over Everton.
  • Red Sox-Yankees to open with night game in London

    Red Sox-Yankees to open with night game in London

    Friday, December 14 2018 12:37 PM EST2018-12-14 17:37:02 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 12:39 PM EST2018-12-14 17:39:21 GMT
    The World Series champion Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees will open Major League Baseball's first series in Britain with a night game and conclude the next day in the afternoon.
    The World Series champion Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees will open Major League Baseball's first series in Britain with a night game and conclude the next day in the afternoon.
  • Women's World Cup draw set in Paris amid unrest

    Women's World Cup draw set in Paris amid unrest

    Saturday, December 8 2018 12:18 PM EST2018-12-08 17:18:12 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:22 AM EST2018-12-14 16:22:59 GMT
    Amid Paris unrest, Women's World Cup holds draw for next summer's tournament in France.
    Amid Paris unrest, Women's World Cup holds draw for next summer's tournament in France.
  • The Latest: 'Yellow vest' members meet with French PM

    The Latest: 'Yellow vest' members meet with French PM

    Friday, December 7 2018 5:35 AM EST2018-12-07 10:35:29 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:17 AM EST2018-12-14 16:17:15 GMT
    Footage showing the brutal arrest of high school students protesting outside Paris is causing a stir ahead of further anti-government protests this weekend.
    Footage showing the brutal arrest of high school students protesting outside Paris is causing a stir ahead of further anti-government protests this weekend.
  • MLS commissioner wants to become more of 'selling league'

    MLS commissioner wants to become more of 'selling league'

    Friday, December 7 2018 6:48 PM EST2018-12-07 23:48:05 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:17 AM EST2018-12-14 16:17:03 GMT
    The commissioner of Major League Soccer wants his teams to get in the selling business.
    The commissioner of Major League Soccer wants his teams to get in the selling business.
  • Atlanta celebrates a title, but revelry won't last long

    Atlanta celebrates a title, but revelry won't last long

    Monday, December 10 2018 11:42 AM EST2018-12-10 16:42:22 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:17 AM EST2018-12-14 16:17:16 GMT
    Thousands of fans lined the streets of downtown Atlanta to celebrate the city's first sports championship since 1995.
    Thousands of fans lined the streets of downtown Atlanta to celebrate the city's first sports championship since 1995.
  • Podcast: sports worth watching on TV; the Copa Libertadores

    Podcast: sports worth watching on TV; the Copa Libertadores

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-12-11 19:31:16 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:15 AM EST2018-12-14 16:15:40 GMT
    What sports to watch, how to measure real fandom and how one game got too popular and partisan for its own good.
    What sports to watch, how to measure real fandom and how one game got too popular and partisan for its own good.
  • Sarri uses Napoli formula to ignite Chelsea's title bid

    Sarri uses Napoli formula to ignite Chelsea's title bid

    Monday, December 10 2018 5:28 AM EST2018-12-10 10:28:02 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:14 AM EST2018-12-14 16:14:30 GMT
    A midseason tactical switch sparked Chelsea's surge to the Premier League title two years ago under Antonio Conte, and his successor could have landed on a formula of his own.
    A midseason tactical switch sparked Chelsea's surge to the Premier League title two years ago under Antonio Conte, and his successor could have landed on a formula of his own.
  • The Latest: France issues wanted poster for shooting suspect

    The Latest: France issues wanted poster for shooting suspect

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:41 AM EST2018-12-12 07:41:37 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 3:22 AM EST2018-12-13 08:22:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias). Police vehicles move at the center of the city of Strasbourg following a shooting, eastern France, Tuesday Dec. 11, 2018. A man who had been flagged as a possible extremist sprayed gunfire near the city of Strasbourg's ...(AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias). Police vehicles move at the center of the city of Strasbourg following a shooting, eastern France, Tuesday Dec. 11, 2018. A man who had been flagged as a possible extremist sprayed gunfire near the city of Strasbourg's ...
    A senior French government official says that five people have been detained as police hunt for the man who attacked the Strasbourg Christmas market, but the gunman remains at large.
    A senior French government official says that five people have been detained as police hunt for the man who attacked the Strasbourg Christmas market, but the gunman remains at large.
  • Real Madrid, Man U pay price for fielding weakened teams

    Real Madrid, Man U pay price for fielding weakened teams

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 7:11 PM EST2018-12-13 00:11:25 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 9:51 PM EST2018-12-13 02:51:40 GMT
    Lyon clinched the final qualifying spot for the Champions League's knockout stage as Juventus, Manchester City and Bayern Munich secured top spot in their groups and likely an easier draw in the round of 16.
    Lyon clinched the final qualifying spot for the Champions League's knockout stage as Juventus, Manchester City and Bayern Munich secured top spot in their groups and likely an easier draw in the round of 16.
  • A look at the teams in the Champions League round of 16

    A look at the teams in the Champions League round of 16

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 6:01 PM EST2018-12-12 23:01:22 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 7:12 PM EST2018-12-13 00:12:54 GMT
    A look at the 16 teams who have qualified for the Champions League knockout stage.
    A look at the 16 teams who have qualified for the Champions League knockout stage.
  • NFL to play 4 games in London, 1 in Mexico City in 2019

    NFL to play 4 games in London, 1 in Mexico City in 2019

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 12:51 PM EST2018-12-12 17:51:26 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 5:44 PM EST2018-12-12 22:44:28 GMT
    The NFL will stage four games in London and one in Mexico City next season, with the Jaguars, Chargers, Rams, Raiders and Buccaneers serving as hosts.
    The NFL will stage four games in London and one in Mexico City next season, with the Jaguars, Chargers, Rams, Raiders and Buccaneers serving as hosts.
  • ICC: Former Central African Republic militia leader arrested

    ICC: Former Central African Republic militia leader arrested

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 9:41 AM EST2018-12-12 14:41:14 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 4:43 PM EST2018-12-12 21:43:25 GMT
    ICC: Former Central African Republic militia leader, country's top soccer official, arrested.
    ICC: Former Central African Republic militia leader, country's top soccer official, arrested.
  • The Latest: German minister stresses future for coal workers

    The Latest: German minister stresses future for coal workers

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 5:01 AM EST2018-12-11 10:01:17 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 4:02 AM EST2018-12-12 09:02:02 GMT
    Scientists are increasingly finding the fingerprints of climate change in droughts, storms and heatwaves, according to research published Tuesday.
    Scientists are increasingly finding the fingerprints of climate change in droughts, storms and heatwaves, according to research published Tuesday.
  • Real Madrid far behind top European clubs in women's soccer

    Real Madrid far behind top European clubs in women's soccer

    Monday, December 10 2018 4:58 AM EST2018-12-10 09:58:03 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 4:39 PM EST2018-12-10 21:39:12 GMT
    Real Madrid remains far behind other European teams when it comes to women's soccer.
    Real Madrid remains far behind other European teams when it comes to women's soccer.
  • English announcer Champion to become lead MLS voice for ESPN

    English announcer Champion to become lead MLS voice for ESPN

    Monday, December 10 2018 3:58 PM EST2018-12-10 20:58:03 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 4:28 PM EST2018-12-10 21:28:35 GMT
    Jon Champion leaving England to become ESPN's lead announcer for Major League Soccer.
    Jon Champion leaving England to become ESPN's lead announcer for Major League Soccer.
  • Champions League: Crunch time for PSG, Napoli and Liverpool

    Champions League: Crunch time for PSG, Napoli and Liverpool

    Monday, December 10 2018 12:08 AM EST2018-12-10 05:08:35 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 3:28 PM EST2018-12-10 20:28:39 GMT
    The Anfield roar will be thunderous when Liverpool hosts Napoli, and the crowd will likely be just as loud in Belgrade when Red Star takes on Paris Saint-Germain.
    The Anfield roar will be thunderous when Liverpool hosts Napoli, and the crowd will likely be just as loud in Belgrade when Red Star takes on Paris Saint-Germain.
  • Copa Libertadores saga ends as River Plate wins in Madrid

    Copa Libertadores saga ends as River Plate wins in Madrid

    Sunday, December 9 2018 11:28 AM EST2018-12-09 16:28:16 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 3:20 AM EST2018-12-10 08:20:00 GMT
    Fans and players from fierce Argentine rivals River Plate and Boca Juniors are getting ready for the Copa Libertadores final later Sunday.
    Fans and players from fierce Argentine rivals River Plate and Boca Juniors are getting ready for the Copa Libertadores final later Sunday.
  • Ibrahimovic to stay with LA Galaxy, AC Milan's Leonardo says

    Ibrahimovic to stay with LA Galaxy, AC Milan's Leonardo says

    Sunday, December 9 2018 7:28 PM EST2018-12-10 00:28:25 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 7:50 PM EST2018-12-10 00:50:14 GMT
    Zlatan Ibrahimovic will remain at the Los Angeles Galaxy after the MLS club agreed with his requests, according to AC Milan sporting director Leonardo.
    Zlatan Ibrahimovic will remain at the Los Angeles Galaxy after the MLS club agreed with his requests, according to AC Milan sporting director Leonardo.
  • Man City's Raheem Sterling says media coverage fuels racism

    Man City's Raheem Sterling says media coverage fuels racism

    Sunday, December 9 2018 7:18 AM EST2018-12-09 12:18:06 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 4:40 PM EST2018-12-09 21:40:05 GMT
    Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling has accused newspapers of helping to "fuel racism" over their portrayal of black footballers.
    Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling has accused newspapers of helping to "fuel racism" over their portrayal of black footballers.
  • United captures MLS Cup for Atlanta's 1st title since '95

    United captures MLS Cup for Atlanta's 1st title since '95

    Saturday, December 8 2018 10:28 PM EST2018-12-09 03:28:25 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 3:39 PM EST2018-12-09 20:39:39 GMT
    Finally, Atlanta has another team it can call champion as United beats Portland Timbers 2-0 in MLS Cup final.
    Finally, Atlanta has another team it can call champion as United beats Portland Timbers 2-0 in MLS Cup final.
  • Wolves beat 10-man Newcastle with late goal

    Wolves beat 10-man Newcastle with late goal

    Sunday, December 9 2018 2:38 PM EST2018-12-09 19:38:30 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 2:38 PM EST2018-12-09 19:38:57 GMT
    Newcastle held on with 10 men for most of the second half before conceding in injury time to give Wolverhampton Wanderers a 2-1 win in the Premier League.
    Newcastle held on with 10 men for most of the second half before conceding in injury time to give Wolverhampton Wanderers a 2-1 win in the Premier League.
  • Afghanistan suspends soccer officials amid abuse allegations

    Afghanistan suspends soccer officials amid abuse allegations

    Sunday, December 9 2018 5:58 AM EST2018-12-09 10:58:03 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 9:19 AM EST2018-12-09 14:19:15 GMT
    Afghan authorities have suspended the head of the soccer federation and five other senior officials amid allegations of sexual and physical abuse of female athletes.
    Afghan authorities have suspended the head of the soccer federation and five other senior officials amid allegations of sexual and physical abuse of female athletes.
  • US draws Sweden again for 2019 Women's World Cup

    US draws Sweden again for 2019 Women's World Cup

    Saturday, December 8 2018 1:28 PM EST2018-12-08 18:28:13 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 1:49 AM EST2018-12-09 06:49:06 GMT
    Defending champion US grouped with Sweden again for Women's World Cup next summer in France.
    Defending champion US grouped with Sweden again for Women's World Cup next summer in France.
  • Thousands of Boca and River fans set for Copa final in Spain

    Thousands of Boca and River fans set for Copa final in Spain

    Saturday, December 8 2018 12:58 PM EST2018-12-08 17:58:14 GMT
    Saturday, December 8 2018 8:50 PM EST2018-12-09 01:50:28 GMT
    Thousands of Boca Juniors and River Plate fans set for Copa Libertadores final in Madrid.
    Thousands of Boca Juniors and River Plate fans set for Copa Libertadores final in Madrid.
  • Title defense opens up as Chelsea ends City's unbeaten start

    Title defense opens up as Chelsea ends City's unbeaten start

    Saturday, December 8 2018 3:48 PM EST2018-12-08 20:48:17 GMT
    Saturday, December 8 2018 5:18 PM EST2018-12-08 22:18:27 GMT
    Manchester City's unbeaten start to its Premier League title defense has been ended by a 2-0 loss at Chelsea.
    Manchester City's unbeaten start to its Premier League title defense has been ended by a 2-0 loss at Chelsea.
  • Man United beats Fulham 4-1 to end 4-match EPL winless run

    Man United beats Fulham 4-1 to end 4-match EPL winless run

    Saturday, December 8 2018 12:38 PM EST2018-12-08 17:38:18 GMT
    Saturday, December 8 2018 5:11 PM EST2018-12-08 22:11:04 GMT
    Manchester United ended a four-match Premier League winless run as Jose Mourinho's sixth-place team eased to a 4-1 victory over last-place Fulham in the Premier League on Saturday.
    Manchester United ended a four-match Premier League winless run as Jose Mourinho's sixth-place team eased to a 4-1 victory over last-place Fulham in the Premier League on Saturday.
  • Man City loses 1st game of Premier League season at Chelsea

    Man City loses 1st game of Premier League season at Chelsea

    Saturday, December 8 2018 2:38 PM EST2018-12-08 19:38:21 GMT
    Saturday, December 8 2018 4:08 PM EST2018-12-08 21:08:34 GMT
    Chelsea inflicted Manchester City's first loss of the Premier League season on Saturday, winning 2-0 as the champions were replaced by Liverpool in top spot.
    Chelsea inflicted Manchester City's first loss of the Premier League season on Saturday, winning 2-0 as the champions were replaced by Liverpool in top spot.
  • The Latest: Swedes can win it, says coach Gerhardsson

    The Latest: Swedes can win it, says coach Gerhardsson

    Saturday, December 8 2018 12:38 PM EST2018-12-08 17:38:13 GMT
    Saturday, December 8 2018 3:08 PM EST2018-12-08 20:08:32 GMT
    The Latest: Carli Lloyd confident the Americans will win Women's World Cup again next summer.
    The Latest: Carli Lloyd confident the Americans will win Women's World Cup again next summer.
  • Atlanta goes for a rare sports title in MLS Cup final

    Atlanta goes for a rare sports title in MLS Cup final

    Friday, December 7 2018 5:08 PM EST2018-12-07 22:08:12 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 9:49 PM EST2018-12-08 02:49:34 GMT
    A city that has known plenty of sporting heartbreak is one win away from a championship: Atlanta United hosts Portland in the MLS Cup final.
    A city that has known plenty of sporting heartbreak is one win away from a championship: Atlanta United hosts Portland in the MLS Cup final.
  • 18-year-old American Sargent scores 2 minutes into pro debut

    18-year-old American Sargent scores 2 minutes into pro debut

    Friday, December 7 2018 4:38 PM EST2018-12-07 21:38:10 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 6:11 PM EST2018-12-07 23:11:07 GMT
    United States forward Joshua Sargent had a dream Bundesliga debut, scoring just two minutes after coming off the bench as Werder Bremen won 3-1 at home against struggler Fortuna Duesseldorf on Friday.
    United States forward Joshua Sargent had a dream Bundesliga debut, scoring just two minutes after coming off the bench as Werder Bremen won 3-1 at home against struggler Fortuna Duesseldorf on Friday.
  • Young Afghan Messi fan threatened by criminals, Taliban

    Young Afghan Messi fan threatened by criminals, Taliban

    Friday, December 7 2018 9:25 AM EST2018-12-07 14:25:07 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 5:50 PM EST2018-12-07 22:50:26 GMT
    Young Afghan soccer fan who shot to fame after he was photographed in a Messi shirt made from a plastic bag has been forced to flee with his family to the Afghan capital after criminal gangs and the Taliban...
    Young Afghan soccer fan who shot to fame after he was photographed in a Messi shirt made from a plastic bag has been forced to flee with his family to the Afghan capital after criminal gangs and the Taliban threatened to kill or kidnap him.
  • Ballon d'Or 1sts: Modric wins, Hegerberg takes women's award

    Ballon d'Or 1sts: Modric wins, Hegerberg takes women's award

    Monday, December 3 2018 4:28 PM EST2018-12-03 21:28:22 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:52 AM EST2018-12-07 16:52:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena). Real Madrid's Luka Modric arrives with his family for the Golden Ball, "Ballon d'Or" award ceremony at the Grand Palais in Paris, France, Monday, Dec.3, 2018. Awarded every year by France Football magazine since Stanley Matth...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena). Real Madrid's Luka Modric arrives with his family for the Golden Ball, "Ballon d'Or" award ceremony at the Grand Palais in Paris, France, Monday, Dec.3, 2018. Awarded every year by France Football magazine since Stanley Matth...
    Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric won the Ballon d'Or award for the first time Monday, ending the 10-year dominance of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
    Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric won the Ballon d'Or award for the first time Monday, ending the 10-year dominance of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
  • Norway's Hegerberg wins first Ballon d'Or for women

    Norway's Hegerberg wins first Ballon d'Or for women

    Monday, December 3 2018 4:08 PM EST2018-12-03 21:08:22 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:51 AM EST2018-12-07 16:51:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena). Olympique Lyonnais' Ada Hegerberg celebrates with the Women's Ballon d'Or award during the Golden Ball award ceremony at the Grand Palais in Paris, France, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. Awarded every year by France Football magazine ...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena). Olympique Lyonnais' Ada Hegerberg celebrates with the Women's Ballon d'Or award during the Golden Ball award ceremony at the Grand Palais in Paris, France, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. Awarded every year by France Football magazine ...
    Sixty-two years after Stanley Matthews won the first Ballon d'Or, the women's game received its inaugural winner: Trailblazing Norwegian forward Ada Hegerberg.
    Sixty-two years after Stanley Matthews won the first Ballon d'Or, the women's game received its inaugural winner: Trailblazing Norwegian forward Ada Hegerberg.
  • US women to open 2019 at France, play Mexico in send-off

    US women to open 2019 at France, play Mexico in send-off

    Thursday, December 6 2018 6:42 PM EST2018-12-06 23:42:24 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:50 AM EST2018-12-07 16:50:53 GMT
    The United States women's soccer team will open next year with games at World Cup host France and Spain and finish a 10-game schedule leading to the tournament with a send-off match against Mexico at Harrison, New...
    The United States women's soccer team will open next year with games at World Cup host France and Spain and finish a 10-game schedule leading to the tournament with a send-off match against Mexico at Harrison, New Jersey, on May 26.
  • Atlanta's Martinez wins MVP award in Major League Soccer

    Atlanta's Martinez wins MVP award in Major League Soccer

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 2:16 PM EST2018-12-05 19:16:40 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:50 AM EST2018-12-07 16:50:43 GMT
    After record-breaking season, Josef Martinez of Atlanta United has claimed the MVP award in Major League Soccer.
    After record-breaking season, Josef Martinez of Atlanta United has claimed the MVP award in Major League Soccer.
  • Ozil problem weighs heavy at new-look Arsenal

    Ozil problem weighs heavy at new-look Arsenal

    Monday, December 3 2018 6:00 AM EST2018-12-03 11:00:46 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:50 AM EST2018-12-07 16:50:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Yong Teck Lim, File). FILE - In this Thursday, July 26, 2018 file photo, Arsenal's Mesut Ozil smiles on the bench during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Atletico Madrid in Singapore. Mesut Ozil is becoming an issue f...(AP Photo/Yong Teck Lim, File). FILE - In this Thursday, July 26, 2018 file photo, Arsenal's Mesut Ozil smiles on the bench during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Atletico Madrid in Singapore. Mesut Ozil is becoming an issue f...
    Mesut Ozil is becoming an issue for Arsenal and new coach Unai Emery.
    Mesut Ozil is becoming an issue for Arsenal and new coach Unai Emery.
  • Copa Libertadores final: A sign of Argentina's decadence

    Copa Libertadores final: A sign of Argentina's decadence

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 8:28 AM EST2018-12-05 13:28:34 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:49 AM EST2018-12-07 16:49:42 GMT
    Argentina's proud soccer tradition has been sullied by its fervent, fanatical fans.
    Argentina's proud soccer tradition has been sullied by its fervent, fanatical fans.
  • Former FIFA official sentenced in bribery scandal

    Former FIFA official sentenced in bribery scandal

    Thursday, December 6 2018 4:22 PM EST2018-12-06 21:22:08 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:49 AM EST2018-12-07 16:49:39 GMT
    A former FIFA official from Guatemala has been sentenced in New York to time served in international soccer's corruption scandal.
    A former FIFA official from Guatemala has been sentenced in New York to time served in international soccer's corruption scandal.
  • Odd weekend in Spain: All eyes on Copa Libertadores final

    Odd weekend in Spain: All eyes on Copa Libertadores final

    Thursday, December 6 2018 6:49 AM EST2018-12-06 11:49:26 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:49 AM EST2018-12-07 16:49:34 GMT
    The big-match buzz in Madrid and around the country has nothing to do with Spain's "clasico" but everything to do with Argentina's "superclasico".
    The big-match buzz in Madrid and around the country has nothing to do with Spain's "clasico" but everything to do with Argentina's "superclasico".
  • Berhalter says US Soccer needs direction and development

    Berhalter says US Soccer needs direction and development

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 12:48 PM EST2018-12-04 17:48:02 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:49 AM EST2018-12-07 16:49:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). Gregg Berhalter, the recently-named head coach of the U.S. men's national soccer team, speak at a news conference, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). Gregg Berhalter, the recently-named head coach of the U.S. men's national soccer team, speak at a news conference, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, in New York.
    Gregg Berhalter says he inherits a U.S. soccer team 'with potential,' one that needs 'direction' and 'development' after missing World Cup for 1st since 1980s.
    Gregg Berhalter says he inherits a U.S. soccer team 'with potential,' one that needs 'direction' and 'development' after missing World Cup for 1st since 1980s.
  • The Latest: Macron visits building torched by protesters

    The Latest: Macron visits building torched by protesters

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 6:48 AM EST2018-12-04 11:48:33 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:30 AM EST2018-12-07 16:30:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). Ambulance workers hold flares outside the National Assembly in Paris, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. Ambulance workers took to the streets and gathered close to the National Assembly in downtown Paris to complain about changes to workin...(AP Photo/Michel Euler). Ambulance workers hold flares outside the National Assembly in Paris, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. Ambulance workers took to the streets and gathered close to the National Assembly in downtown Paris to complain about changes to workin...
    The French soccer league says it has postponed Saturday's match between Paris Saint-Germain and Montpellier amid expected anti-government protests.
    The French soccer league says it has postponed Saturday's match between Paris Saint-Germain and Montpellier amid expected anti-government protests.
  • Afghan president orders probe into abuse of female athletes

    Afghan president orders probe into abuse of female athletes

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 9:50 AM EST2018-12-04 14:50:23 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:22 AM EST2018-12-07 16:22:39 GMT
    (Fabrice Coffrini/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2018, file photo, Afghan president Ashraf Ghani talks during the United Nations Conference on Afghanistan at the UN Offices in Geneva, Switzerland. Ghani ordered Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018,...(Fabrice Coffrini/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2018, file photo, Afghan president Ashraf Ghani talks during the United Nations Conference on Afghanistan at the UN Offices in Geneva, Switzerland. Ghani ordered Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018,...
    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has ordered an investigation after the Guardian reported that members of the national women's soccer team were sexually and physically abused by men from the country's football...
    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has ordered an investigation after the Guardian reported that members of the national women's soccer team were sexually and physically abused by men from the country's football federation.
  • Video assistant referee set for Champions League this season

    Video assistant referee set for Champions League this season

    Sunday, December 2 2018 5:48 PM EST2018-12-02 22:48:17 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 10:43 AM EST2018-12-07 15:43:44 GMT
    (AP Foto/Luca Bruno). El árbitro Paolo Silvio Mazzoleni (centro) revisa el VAR durante un partido de la Serie A de Italia entre el Milan y Juventus en el estadio San Siro de Milán, el domingo 11 de noviembre de 2018.(AP Foto/Luca Bruno). El árbitro Paolo Silvio Mazzoleni (centro) revisa el VAR durante un partido de la Serie A de Italia entre el Milan y Juventus en el estadio San Siro de Milán, el domingo 11 de noviembre de 2018.
    Video review is being fast-tracked into the Champions League this season.
    Video review is being fast-tracked into the Champions League this season.
  • Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea win on dramatic derby day in EPL

    Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea win on dramatic derby day in EPL

    Sunday, December 2 2018 2:29 PM EST2018-12-02 19:29:18 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 10:41 AM EST2018-12-07 15:41:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jon Super). Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford, right, saves a ball in front of Liverpool forward Divock Origi before he scores his side's first goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield Stad...(AP Photo/Jon Super). Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford, right, saves a ball in front of Liverpool forward Divock Origi before he scores his side's first goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield Stad...
    Liverpool beat Everton 1-0 thanks to a dramatic goal from Divock Origi in the sixth minute of injury time to move back to within two points of Premier League leader Manchester City.
    Liverpool beat Everton 1-0 thanks to a dramatic goal from Divock Origi in the sixth minute of injury time to move back to within two points of Premier League leader Manchester City.
  • UEFA launches third European club competition from 2021

    UEFA launches third European club competition from 2021

    Sunday, December 2 2018 3:00 PM EST2018-12-02 20:00:17 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 10:41 AM EST2018-12-07 15:41:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Morrison). UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin and the President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins, right, hold the trophy during the UEFA Euro 2020 European soccer championship qualifying draw at the Convention Centre in Dublin, Ireland, Sun...(AP Photo/Peter Morrison). UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin and the President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins, right, hold the trophy during the UEFA Euro 2020 European soccer championship qualifying draw at the Convention Centre in Dublin, Ireland, Sun...
    European soccer is launching a third continent-wide club competition as UEFA seeks to get more countries involved in matches.
    European soccer is launching a third continent-wide club competition as UEFA seeks to get more countries involved in matches.
  • Fights, flares as Arsenal beats Tottenham 4-2 in spiky derby

    Fights, flares as Arsenal beats Tottenham 4-2 in spiky derby

    Sunday, December 2 2018 1:09 PM EST2018-12-02 18:09:21 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 10:35 AM EST2018-12-07 15:35:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tim Ireland). Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, left, celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium in London, Sunday Dec. 2, 20...(AP Photo/Tim Ireland). Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, left, celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium in London, Sunday Dec. 2, 20...
    Arsenal scored three goals in the second half to come from behind to beat Tottenham 4-2 in a dramatic north London derby.
    Arsenal scored three goals in the second half to come from behind to beat Tottenham 4-2 in a dramatic north London derby.
  • Germany, Netherlands get quick reunion in Euros qualifying

    Germany, Netherlands get quick reunion in Euros qualifying

    Sunday, December 2 2018 7:27 AM EST2018-12-02 12:27:57 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 10:34 AM EST2018-12-07 15:34:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Morrison). Germany coach Joachim Loew arrives for the the UEFA Euro 2020 European soccer championship qualifying draw at the Convention Centre in Dublin, Ireland, Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018.(AP Photo/Peter Morrison). Germany coach Joachim Loew arrives for the the UEFA Euro 2020 European soccer championship qualifying draw at the Convention Centre in Dublin, Ireland, Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018.
    Germany will face the Netherlands in a challenging qualifying group for the 2020 European Championship in a swift reunion between the sides after meeting in the UEFA Nations League.
    Germany will face the Netherlands in a challenging qualifying group for the 2020 European Championship in a swift reunion between the sides after meeting in the UEFA Nations League.
  • Berhalter hired as US soccer coach after World Cup failure

    Berhalter hired as US soccer coach after World Cup failure

    Sunday, December 2 2018 1:09 PM EST2018-12-02 18:09:08 GMT
    Thursday, December 6 2018 4:06 PM EST2018-12-06 21:06:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - This Nov. 11, 2018, file photo shows Columbus Crew head coach Gregg Berhalter before a soccer game against the New York Red Bulls in Harrison, N.J. Berhalter has been hired to coach the U.S. men’s national team, mak...(AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - This Nov. 11, 2018, file photo shows Columbus Crew head coach Gregg Berhalter before a soccer game against the New York Red Bulls in Harrison, N.J. Berhalter has been hired to coach the U.S. men’s national team, mak...
    Gregg Berhalter hired to coach US men's national soccer team, 1st person to run team after playing for Americans at World Cup.
    Gregg Berhalter hired to coach US men's national soccer team, 1st person to run team after playing for Americans at World Cup.
  • Slow-starting Man U launches latest fightback in EPL draw

    Slow-starting Man U launches latest fightback in EPL draw

    Saturday, December 1 2018 12:17 PM EST2018-12-01 17:17:18 GMT
    Thursday, December 6 2018 2:03 PM EST2018-12-06 19:03:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rui Vieira). Manchester City's Raheem Sterling celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's second goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Bournemouth at Etihad stadium in Manchester, England, Sat...(AP Photo/Rui Vieira). Manchester City's Raheem Sterling celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's second goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Bournemouth at Etihad stadium in Manchester, England, Sat...
    Even a subdued display by an understrength lineup didn't stop Manchester City racking up another win in the Premier League.
    Even a subdued display by an understrength lineup didn't stop Manchester City racking up another win in the Premier League.
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