Bruce Arena realizes he has very little time to get back into his groove with the U.S. national team
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The BBC News report from 24 November 1993, when Graham Taylor resigned as England manager after they failed to qualify for the 1994 World Cup.
Lisbon (AFP) – FIFA’s expansion of the World Cup to 48 teams from 2026 will make football’s showpiece tournament “more competitive”, Portugal coach Fernando Santos said Thursday. “We must avoid being too dramatic,” Santos said. “If this...Show More Summary
Wales boss Chris Coleman says Gareth Bale is recovering well from ankle surgery ahead of their next World Cup qualifier in March.
The visitors have not beaten Australia in Australia - in any format - for the last 15 games; but with a World Cup qualification battle looming, they need to overturn history
This week: Sony Open Hawaii Last week: T3 SBS Tournament of Champions ($359,000). Season at a glance: Cuts made: 1-1; Top 10s: 1; Top 25s: 1; Earnings: $359,000 (34th); FedEx Cup: 39th; World rank: No. 5. What's new: Spieth will take a couple weeks off after Sony to begin his global tour to promote his first signature shoe with Under Armour. Show More Summary
CARSON, Calif. — Bruce Arena’s second run as U.S. men’s national soccer team coach began in earnest Wednesday morning amid palm trees, soft breezes and a brightening sky at StubHub Center. For the moment anyway, it was a fitting backdrop as players affirmed a renewed spirit and Arena mixed one-liners with serious aims. “I actually […]
The World Cup will be expanded to host 48 teams, up from 32, Fifa has decided. An initial stage of 16 groups of three teams will precede a knockout stage for the remaining 32 when the change is made for the 2026 tournament. The sport's world governing body voted unanimously in favor of the change at a meeting in Zurich on Tuesday. Show More Summary
By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam FINA has released its schedule for the 2017 World Cup Series, which is set to begin in August 2017. Read the full story on SwimSwam: FINA Announces 2017 World Cup Schedule
Lindsey Vonn to return to racing in Austria, where there's a World Cup downhill Saturday.
Paris (AFP) – FIFA’s decision to expand the World Cup to 48 teams starting with the 2026 tournament prompted one major question: who can host the global showpiece in its revamped format? North America is the favourite and in pole position...Show More Summary
It’s expanded before. It will expand again. It’ll just be more inclusive this time. FIFA has voted to expand the Word Cup to 48 teams in 2026. The proposal was one of the pivotal aspects of Gianni Infantino's election campaign when he ran for Presidency last year, and true to his word, he has done what he promised. Show More Summary
Team USA has its new captain for a Ryder Cup defense in Paris. Jim Furyk, to the surprise of almost no one in the golf world, was tapped Wednesday to become the captain of the 2018 U.S. Ryder Cup team. A vice captain under Davis Love...Show More Summary
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Conor McGregor is back for episode two of his “13th Jockey” parody video series to promote the Pegasus World Cup Invitational, held at Gulfstream Park in South Florida on Sat., Jan. Show More Summary
In countries in Africa, Asia and the Caribbean, the expansion was seen as an opportunity for smaller federations to play on the world stage someday.
FIFA is taking interest for granted.
Vonn hasn't raced this season after breaking a bone in her right arm in November.
The U.S. women’s national team will start the 2017 campaign with matches against three of the top-ranked squads in the world as part of the second SheBelieves Cup, the U.S. Soccer Federation announced Wednesday. The World Cup champion Americans will face Olympic gold medalist Germany on March 1 at Talen Energy Stadium in Chester, Pa., […]