In isolation, the U.S. national team’s two recent losses in World Cup qualifying would be a harsh justification for axing a manager. The 2-1 defeat to Mexico in Columbus, Ohio, broke a streak of four consecutive 2-0 wins over El Tri in home qualifiers, but Mexico is too good a squad for the U.S. Show More Summary
Mounting criticism and recent defeats in World Cup qualifying lead U.S. Soccer to change course.
Jurgen Klinsmann is out as coach of the U.S. national soccer team, fired Monday after starting the final round of World Cup qualifying with losses to Mexico and Costa Rica. Klinsmann, a World Cup champion as a player with Germany, was 55-27-16 since taking over the U.S. program in the summer of...
A Belgian race car driver won an unexpected victory at the 2016 FIA GT World Cup race last weekend when he slid to victory on the roof of his car. Continue reading Crash sends race car driver sliding into first place Crash sends race car driver sliding into first place originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 21 Nov 2016 12:53:00 EST. Show More Summary
U.S. Soccer has fired USMNT head coach Jurgen Klinsmann after a disappointing start to the final round of World Cup qualifying, the federation announced today. From the press release: Read more...
Simon Berry teamed up with Experience Days, in Berkshire, UK, to mark the annual celebration the Guinness World Records, by enjoying a nice cup of tea.
Three-time world champion Patrick Chan of Canada rebounded from a subpar short program.
FIA GT World Cup Audi R8 LMS racer Laurens Vanthoor clipped the inside curb at Macau’s Mandarin Bend at 155 mph, sending him out of control into the wall on the other side of the track, per Motorsport.com. Vanthoor’s Audi flipped over and started sliding on its roof, immediately triggering a red flag to stop the race. Read more...
LONDON, Nov 20 (Reuters) - Argentina, World Cup semi-finalists last year, may have to revert to their giant-killing days of the past when they play at the 2019 tournament in Japan after slipping out of the top eight in the world rankings.
DUBAI, Nov 20 (Reuters) - Thomas Pieters says he cannot wait for the season to end but is hoping to get enough rest in the coming days to help Belgium to victory at the World Cup of Golf next weekend.
Watch as Laurens Vanthoor caused a red flag after a massive crash in the FIA GT World Cup race at Macau, and consequently wins…
In 2009, I alerted our readers about malicious campaigns exploiting the FIFA World Cup in South Africa. Important sport events continue to attract spammers and scammers, so you can guess which big event is now on their radar. The Olympic...Show More Summary
LONDON, Nov 19 (Reuters) - England coach Eddie Jones knows that to win a World Cup a team needs real strength in depth, so he was delighted by the contributions of a number of fringe players in Saturday's 58-15 victory over Fiji.
Ireland's women are outclassed by Canada in Dublin as the 2014 World Cup finalists run in seven tries in a 48-7 victory.
DUBAI, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Chris Wood has no regrets over ditching Lee Westwood as his partner for next week's World Cup of Golf in Australia, with the Englishman banking on his team spirit with Andy Sullivan to carry the duo to glor...
Profligate Scotland women are beaten 10-5 by Spain in the first leg of their Womens' Rugby World Cup qualifier at Scotstoun.
By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam Hungarian iron lady Katinka Hosszu was dominant in several races across every stop of the 2016 FINA World Cup Series, so it was no surprise when she was announced the overall victor. Read the full story on SwimSwam: WATCH: Katinka Hosszu’s World Cup Highlight Reel
BBC Afoty 2016 nominee Riyad Mahrez says he was forced to watch the film "Warcraft" and talks about his experience playing at the 2014 World Cup with Algeria.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino By Roland Kesler Friday, November 18th, 2016 16:08 Tournament expansion FIFA president Gianni Infantino has proposed a 32-team expansion to the FIFA Club World Cup in 2019. Despite its name, the Club World Cup is not highly regarded by football fans.In almost every edition, the continental champions of Europe and South America […]
With the United States men's national soccer team reeling after a 4-0 World Cup qualifying loss to Costa Rica Tuesday, reports have surfaced that a replacement for head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has long been under consideration. Steven Goff of the Washington Post was the first to report Tuesday that current L.A. Show More Summary