Soccer players union promises to defend Olympic protesters
Soccer players who defy Olympic rules by making protest gestures at the 2020 Tokyo Games will be supported by their global union.
UK police use of facial recognition tests public's tolerance
Some soccer fans attending a recent match in Britain covered up their faces to protest the local police force's use of facial recognition cameras to monitor arriving crowds.
Brazilian broadcast executive gets probation in FIFA scandal
A federal judge in Brooklyn has sentenced Brazilian broadcast executive Jose Margulies to two years' probation.
Protests or not, politics and Olympics are intertwined
Some athletes are criticizing the International Olympic Committee for prohibiting political protests on the medal podium.
Bradley to have surgery, likely sidelined about 4 months
Toronto midfielder Michael Bradley needs surgery on his right ankle and likely will be sidelined about four months.
Beckham's MLS team in Miami takes field for first time
David Beckham's Inter Miami team finally got to play soccer.
Liverpool goes 16 points clear by beating Man United 2-0
Virgil van Dijk and Mohamed Salah scored to give Liverpool a 2-0 victory over Manchester United at Anfield that sent Juergen Klopp's side 16 points clear at the top of the Premier League.
Liverpool fans already celebrating title after United win
Liverpool fans are already starting to celebrate the end of their 30-year title drought after beating Manchester United 2-0 on Sunday.
Vassilev becomes 2nd-youngest American in Premier League
American forward Indiana Vassilev became the second-youngest American to play in England's Premier League when he appeared as a substitute in the second half at Brighton.
Man United set to be without Marcus Rashford for weeks
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expects striker Marcus Rashford to be out for a few weeks with a back injury.
Gio Reyna youngest American to play in Bundesliga at age 17
Gio Reyna has become the youngest American to play in the Bundesliga when he made his league debut for Borussia Dortmund on Saturday.
Man City held by Palace as EPL's big teams drop points
Manchester City has dropped points in a 2-2 draw with Crystal Palace after a late own-goal from Fernandinho.
Iran says it's been banned from hosting international soccer
Iran's soccer federation says it has been told it will not be hosting any international matches on Iranian soil.
Ahead in the clouds: Alibaba plans to change the Olympics
Chinese tech giant Alibaba wants to be a game-changer at the Olympics with its cloud computing and other services.
US Olympic qualifying roster minus 5 from World Cup team
Twenty players have been named to the U.S. women's soccer team that will play for a spot in the Tokyo Olympics.
Dortmund promotes American 17-year-old Reyna to first team
Borussia Dortmund has promoted American teenager Gio Reyna to its first team.
Bundesliga, Amazon want to predict what happens next
Statistics on sports broadcasts give context to what happened.
Madrid beats Atlético in shootout, wins Spanish Super Cup
Real Madrid has beaten Atlético Madrid in a penalty shootout to win the new-look Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia.
Aguero overtakes Henry as record EPL foreign scorer
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has set the record for most English Premier League goals by an overseas player.
Aguero record EPL foreign scorer, City routs Villa to go 2nd
Sergio Aguero scored a hat trick and set two records as he lifted Manchester City back to second in the English Premier League on Sunday with a 6-1 rout at Aston Villa.