Girl reportedly choked by parent in soccer match fight

A New Mexico youth soccer league is investigating reported racial slurs and an assault on a girl by an adult in a game that turned violent

Injuries leave host Russia limping ahead of World Cup

With less than three months to go until the World Cup in Russia, the host nation's players are dropping like flies

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Iraqi fans celebrate lifting of 3-decade FIFA ban

Iraq hosts friendly soccer tournament, days after FIFA lifted 3-decade ban on international competitions in Iraq

Portugal sticks to winning formula from Euro 2016

Portugal has few unanswered questions going into the World Cup with coach Fernando Santos sticking to most of the squad that won the European Championship two years ago

Egypt looking wobbly ahead of Portugal, Greece warmups

Egypt's first World Cup warmup will be against Portugal, a match that could have two of the most prolific scorers in soccer going up against each other

I've not booked a holiday during World Cup, I'm…

Germany goalkeeper Bernd Leno hopes to see Manuel Neuer fit for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, but is ready to replace the Bayern Munich gloveman, who is still recovering from a foot injury.

Joint World Cup bidders: Trump hasn't sparked…

Organizers of the North American bid to host the 2026 World Cup insist FIFA members have not expressed concern about President Donald Trump's harsh words about foreigners or the U.S. Justice Department prosecuting corrupt soccer officials

Saudi Arabia seeks Spanish help ahead of World Cup

Saudi Arabia's attempts to prepare for the World Cup are not confined to arranging friendlies or hiring world-famous coaches

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Rooney returning as women's soccer coach at LCCC

Highlights from Match of Friendship

Football greats including Diego Maradona gather for a light hearted match in Basel to countdown to the World Cup

Bolt still hopeful of United career

Athletics legend Usain Bolt seems to still harbour a desire to one day play for Manchester United. The Jamaican will now participate in a trial with Borussia Dortmund.

Maguire reveals admiration for Terry and Ferdinand

England's Harry Maguire has confessed his admiration for Rio Ferdinand and John Terry, who inspired him to become the defender he is today.

Argentina have good chance of World Cup glory…

The 1986 winner is hopeful of an Argentina repeat

No disrespect to Vardy, he's behind best in the…

Harry Maguire admits his Leicester team-mate Jamie Vardy is well behing 'best in the world' Harry Kane in England's strikers pecking order.

Bolt predicts Manchester derby result

With the Manchester derby just weeks away, United fan Usain Bolt has given his say on a game that could see rivals City crowned Premier League champions.

Messi and I share a passion - Maradona

What do Maradona and Messi have in common..

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Messi has nothing to prove - Maradona

One Argentina legend tells another not to worry about his critics

Usain Bolt laments Man United's Champions League…

After Manchester United's disappointing performance in the Champions League, superfan Usain Bolt wasn't a happy man.

Griezmann keen to avoid Neymar's Brazil at World…

France star striker Antoine Griezmann says he would be keen to avoid Brazil and fellow forward Neymar at the World Cup as the South Americans have a great squad