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Deemed surplus by their clubs, players like Mario Balotelli, Bastian Schweinsteiger and Joe Hart find their high salaries are making it hard to move on.
McCourt, who had a contentious time in Major League Baseball, pledged to make Marseille a champion again.
Can Jordan Morris be the first great American goal scorer to star abroad? O.K., next question then?
Sterling scored twice as Manchester City beat West Ham, 3-1, to open the season with its third straight Premier League win.
The owners of the Minnesota Vikings failed in their bid to land a soccer team, losing out to the owners of the Minnesota United, of the North American Soccer League.
On Sunday, Leipzig will play its first game in Germany’s top league, but detractors see the team as just another Red Bull marketing venture.
Solo, one of soccer’s most talented goalkeepers, had her contract terminated after a series of episodes that cast her in a bad light. But the move also followed a shaky performance in Rio.
Leicester City drew a comparatively easy group for its first visit to the competition, while Manchester City’s new manager, Pep Guardiola, will face his former club Barcelona.
The six-month ban for Solo, 35, was her second from the national team in the last two years, and but the termination of her contract could signal the end of her international career.
Rooklyn International uses soccer to help young immigrants with wide-ranging backgrounds integrate into life in New York City.
Germany took control with two goals early in the second half, cracking open a Swedish defense that had eliminated the top-ranked United States and host Brazil in its last two matches.
As the head of FIFA for 24 years, the Brazilian businessman built soccer into a multibillion-dollar powerhouse. He was also implicated in a lucrative kickback scandal.
A year after a surprising run to the top of the Premier League, Leicester fell to a newly promoted club still playing without a permanent manager.
Two key figures, Sweden Coach Pia Sundhage and United States goalkeeper Hope Solo, will try to keep their teams from being knocked out of the Olympic tournament.
With the men’s team looking listless, the wheels of change are turning in Brazil’s macho society as fans express a respect for the women’s game, and chagrin that it took so long.
Damari’s signing, along with that of the Austrian winger Daniel Royer, put an end to rumors of a more high-profile signing by the Red Bulls this year.
Two scoreless ties have made the team an object of ridicule as it risks an embarrassing early elimination from the Olympic tournament.
The J.League signed a $2 billion deal with the British-based Perform Group to stream matches, a potential financial turning point for Japanese soccer.
Saturday’s match was, in some ways, the World Cup game that could have happened last summer but never did.
A Brazilian star tries to lift the weight off his nation’s soccer soul and the dreams of his old neighborhood.