From Jezebel's "Disney Dudes' Dick" gallery to Slate's ogling of World Cup players, some feminist sites have a double standard when it comes to physical objectification.
Paul George's brief stint with Team USA was cut short long before he could contribute to the club's FIBA World Cup competition in Spain. Even more tragically, he'll likely miss the NBA season ahead. A freak fast-break play translated...Show More Summary
Buenos Aires (AFP) - New Argentinian national coach Gerardo Martino kept faith on Tuesday with the players who got Argentina to their first World Cup final since 1990 and lost 1-0 to Germany when he named his first squad for a friendly with the same opponents in Duesseldorf on September 3.
World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo was substituted at half-time of Real Madrid's Spanish Super Cup first leg against local rivals Atletico Madrid reportedly due to the recurrence of a knee injury. Ronaldo was replaced by Real's...Show More Summary
Jose Pekerman will lead James Rodriguez and Colombia for four more years. Colombia have signed manager Jose Pekerman to a new four-year contract that will keep him in charge of the cafateros through the 2018 World Cup. Re-signing Pekerman...Show More Summary
Following a 95-78 thumping of Brazil that allowed Derrick Rose to debut in front of his hometown faithful, Team USA only has three more tune-up games before the 2014 FIBA World Cup kicks off in earnest. Those games, which come against...Show More Summary
Cristiano Ronaldo played 60 games last season and it showed during the World Cup as he struggled with a knee injury throughout. There are still concerns at the Bernabeu over the megastar's knee and how it will impact his future. Watch...Show More Summary
Luis Suarez is ready to put his biting days behind him. The Barcelona striker was officially presented to fans on Tuesday at an event delayed for more than five weeks because of his suspension for biting an opponent at the World Cup...
By Dmitriy Rogovitskiy MOSCOW Russia (Reuters) - Russia has rejected a FIFA recommendation to cut the number of host cities for the 2018 World Cup from 11 to nine and stadiums from 12 to 10, according to Russia sports minister Vitaly Mutko. Show More Summary
Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho has been called up for new Brazil coach Dunga's first squad—his first national call-up since 2010 when he made his debut. The 22-year-old attacking midfielder was omitted for the Selecao in Luiz...Show More Summary
Rio de Janeiro (AFP) - New Brazil coach Dunga announced the first squad of his second spell in charge of the Selecao on Tuesday, with only 10 of those who featured at the World Cup making the cut.
Here we go again… Spanish paper Marca have released a fresh report on Tuesday afternoon claiming that German World Cup winner Sami Khedira is up for sale at Real Madrid. Khedira, who has long been linked with Manchester United, Arsenal and Chelsea throughout the summer, is placed neared the Santiago Bernabeu exit door for contract […]
SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil coach Dunga named his first squad since returning to the national team on Tuesday —with 13 players from the World Cup squad missing out.
FIFA wants Russia to cut the number of stadiums it plans to build for the 2018 World Cup, Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko told reporters on Tuesday. In Russia's initial World Cup bid in 2010, organizers planned to build and renovate 16 stadiums at a cost of $3.3 billion. Show More Summary
Credits: Paolo Bruno/Getty Images Alt Text: Chilean international Eduardo Vargas Gunners set to sign second Chilean but World Cup winner could be on the way out Transfer Talk Bill Mann Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 8:51am It's getting Chile...Show More Summary
Former Juventus boss Antonio Conte has vowed to restore World Cup flops Italy to their traditional status as major powers in international football. Conte, who quit Juve in July after leading them to three consecutive Italian titles, has inherited a squad that was left reeling from a shock first round exit in Brazil. Show More Summary
Here is the upcoming schedule of exhibition games for the USA Basketball Men's National Team, as well as the preliminary round games at the FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain. All times listed are Eastern:
The good news is that people will finally stop talking about the unmitigated disaster that was the World Cup semi-final against Germany. Probably. Later on Tuesday, new Brazil coach Dunga names his first squad since his reappointment. Show More Summary
Just days ago, the Detroit Free Press' Perry A. Farrell noted " speculation that [Detroit Pistons center Andre] Drummond could start the team’s first exhibition game Saturday against Brazil" with Team USA center DeMarcus Cousins listed...Show More Summary
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Two months after Spain's national team flopped at the World Cup, the country's domestic league is ready to shine with even more star power.