4:29 pm August 3, 2015 | No Comment
Chicago Fire clinched one of the big upsets of the Major League Soccer season when they beat Dallas FC 2-0 at home on Sunday. An early goal by Ghanaian international David Accam and a late penalty by Scottish international Shaun Maloney earned the Fire just their sixth win of the season after they entered the […]
12:45 pm August 2, 2015 | No Comment
Former Chelsea and England midfielder Frank Lampard had an unhappy Major League Soccer debut on Saturday when his new club New York City FC were beaten 3-2 by the Montreal Impact.
10:12 am July 30, 2015 | No Comment
The row over the booing of Australian Rules player Adam Goodes showed no sign of abating on Thursday as athletes from his own sport and other codes rallied around the indigenous footballer.
1:37 pm July 28, 2015 | No Comment
Reform plans by scandal-plagued FIFA were thrown into doubt on Monday when its choice to head a task force, Swiss businessman Domenico Scala, said he would not take on the job unless he was guaranteed full independence.
1:31 pm July 28, 2015 | No Comment
Former FIFA vice president Jack Warner’s lawyers plan to file for judicial review against the government of Trinidad and Tobago, claiming political bias in the move to extradite him to the United States.
1:37 pm July 27, 2015 | No Comment
Manchester United have confirmed the signing of Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero on a three-year deal, reuniting manager Louis van Gaal with a player who helped bring him a Dutch title but also caused him World Cup heartache.
9:20 am July 27, 2015 | No Comment
South Korea's Chung Mong-joon, who is expected to announce his candidacy for the FIFA presidency next month, met potential rival Michel Platini in the United States on Sunday and called for a "fair competition" should he enter the race.
5:53 pm July 26, 2015 | No Comment
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal "does not know why" Angel Di Maria has not joined the Premier League club's preseason tour of the United States following media reports the winger is close to signing for Paris St-Germain.
2:31 pm July 26, 2015 | No Comment
FIFA put its problems to one side and began the countdown to the 2018 World Cup finals on Saturday when Russian president Vladimir Putin and FIFA chief Sepp Blatter re-assured the nation the tournament would go ahead as planned.
12:49 pm July 25, 2015 | 20 Comments
Indonesian football fans were thrilled to see Italian side AS Roma touch down in Jakarta on Friday as part of their pre-season tour. Indonesian immigration officials? Not so much.
10:09 am July 24, 2015 | 1 Comment
The United States has sent Paraguay an extradition request for Nicolás Leoz, the former president of South America’s football confederation, who was arrested on suspicion of racketeering in a corruption probe, Paraguay’s Foreign Ministry said on Thursday.
9:57 am July 24, 2015 | No Comment
New York state’s banking regulator has contacted more than six banks about how they may have handled money that US prosecutors said was laundered through accounts related to world football’s governing body FIFA, according to a person familiar with the matter.