American women seek more than $66M in damages…

Players on the U.S. women's national team are seeking more than $66 million in damages as part of their gender discrimination lawsuit against the U.S. Soccer Federation

Swiss prosecutors charge Al-Khelaifi in FIFA…

Swiss federal prosecutors have charged Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser al-Khelaifi in connection with a wider bribery investigation linked to World Cup television rights

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Parent pleads guilty in college admissions scheme

A woman charged in the college admissions scandal pleaded guilty Friday to paying $400,000 to get her son into the University of California, Los Angeles, as a fake soccer recruit

Berhalter made almost as much as Ellis in his 1st…

Newly hired American men's soccer coach Gregg Berhalter earned nearly as much from the U.S. Soccer Federation in the fiscal year ending last March 31 as women's counterpart Jill Ellis

Tired Tottenham looks to seize on Chelsea's slump in EPL

Tottenham's Jose Mourinho and Chelsea's Frank Lampard are grumbling managers ahead of their teams' meeting in the Premier League that could have big repercussions in the race for Champions League qualification

Pope tenderly kissed on forehead by man in…

Well-wishers at Pope Francis' weekly audience have thrust soccer T-shirts, flowers and many a wailing baby into his arms. On Wednesday, Francis received a long, tender kiss planted on his forehead by a man in one of the front-row seats reserved for ailing or disabled people

For Napoli fans, the team is a religion and…

Lionel Messi is preparing to play at Napoli for the first time and will undoubtedly be compared to former Napoli standout and fellow Argentina great Diego Maradona

Rory McIlroy delivers strong rejection to…

Rory McIlroy is the first player to publicly reject the idea of the Premier Golf League

Reyna at 17 becomes youngest American in…

Gio Reyna became the youngest American to appear in the Champions League and assisted on the go-ahead goal, helping Dortmund beat Paris-Saint Germain 2-1 in the first leg of the round of 16

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Bundesliga clubs top 4 billion euros in revenue for 1st time

Germany’s Bundesliga remains in good financial health with the top-division clubs generating more than 4 billion euros ($4.33 billion) in revenue for the first time last season

Atlético Madrid's season on the line against…

Liverpool and Atlético Madrid appear to be heading in opposite directions entering their last 16 meeting in the Champions League on Tuesday

Portugal leaders rally around racially abused…

The president and the prime minister of Portugal have added their voices to a national outcry over racist abuse aimed at a black FC Porto soccer player who walked off the field after hearing monkey chants

Gregg, former Man United player and Munich hero…

Former Manchester United goalkeeper Harry Gregg has died at the age of 87

Teammates appear to stop Marega leaving after racist abuse

FC Porto striker Moussa Marega, who tried to walk off the field after being the target of racist abuse from fans, has faced apparent attempts by his own teammates and opposition players to prevent him from leaving

Spurs boost Champions League bid, Arsenal ends…

Jose Mourinho's Tottenham has moved up to fifth place in the Premier League standings after Son Heung-min's stoppage-time strike secured a 3-2 victory at Aston Villa

Analysis: Man City stained by scandal, mired in uncertainty

Manchester City is facing considerable uncertainty after being banned from the Champions League for two seasons

Barcelona's Twitter accounts hacked after team's league win

Barcelona's Twitter accounts have been hacked after the team's 2-1 home win over Getafe in the Spanish league

Unbeaten Liverpool 25 points clear after winning…

Winning five of the remaining 12 games will guarantee Liverpool the end of its 30-year title drought

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UEFA bans Man City from Champions League for 2…

UEFA has banned Manchester City from the Champions League for two seasons for “serious breaches” of financial regulations

Transgender woman poised to make Argentine soccer history

Dozens of trophies, balls and cups sit on two worn, wooden shelves in the small home in a Buenos Aires suburb of Mara Gómez, who is poised to become the first transgender woman to play professional soccer in Argentina