Soccer

Women's Super League in England canceled because…

The top women’s soccer league in England has been canceled because of the coronavirus outbreak

Atlético Madrid forward João Félix has minor k…

Atlético Madrid says forward João Félix has sprained his left knee

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Arizona to Resume Pro Sports Without Fans

Arizona to Resume Pro Sports Without Fans Arizona Governor Doug Ducey tweeted the announcement on Tuesday. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey, via Twitter In a news conference on Tuesday, Ducey said MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL and MLS are all invited to play in Arizona. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey, via news conference Prior to the announcement, MLB was reportedly considering a shortened season that would only include games in Arizona and Florida. On Monday, MLB owners reportedly approved a proposal for an 82-game season that would start in July, but the details have yet to be announced. Arizona's decision to resume pro sports comes amid additional reopenings in the state as its stay-at-home orders will be lifted on Friday, May 15.

Spanish league wants to resume with Seville derby on June 11

The president of the Spanish league says the competition could restart as early as June 11 with the Seville derby between Sevilla and Real Betis

Messi's back: Spanish soccer league set to resume…

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez announced Saturday that the soccer league in Spain will be allowed to resume from June 8

Ibrahimović injures calf while training with AC…

Zlatan Ibrahimović has injured his calf while training for the anticipated restart of Serie A with AC Milan

2 Minnesota clubs joining MLS elite player…

Major League Soccer is transforming the way it develops youth academies across the United States and Canada, and two Minnesota clubs will be a part of it.

No fans and no protesters as Leipzig beats Mainz…

Leipzig seemed to enjoy playing in an empty stadium with no protesters as it routed host Mainz 5-0 to move third in the Bundesliga

Mexico cancels soccer season because of…

Mexico’s Liga MX canceled the remainder of its spring season without crowning a champion for the first time,

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Onus on Dortmund to beat Bayern in quietest ever…

Borussia Dortmund has to beat Bayern Munich on Tuesday if anyone is to have a realistic chance of stopping the seven-time defending champion from claiming yet another Bundesliga title

Lions can start individual workouts

MLS is allowing clubs to begin individual workouts at outdoor training facilities.

The Latest: Russell wins virtual F1 Monaco GP…

Formula One driver George Russell has won the virtual Monaco Grand Prix on the day the iconic race would have been held

Finland aims to restart soccer and relive Euro…

A stellar 2019 for soccer in Finland was meant to hit a new peak in the 2020 season

Soccer gets comedy series treatment with help…

Live soccer attracts some of the world's biggest television audiences but rarely are comedies or dramas set around the world’s most popular sport

Economic woes taking toll on Chinese football clubs

Economic woes are taking a toll on China's professional football clubs, with 11 being disqualified for failing to pay wages and five closing shop on their own terms, including top-tier Chinese Super League side Tianjin Tianhai

MLS approves outdoor training

MLS says beginning on Wednesday, May 6, clubs will be allowed to open their outdoor training facilities.

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US Soccer Federation chief legal officer Lydia Wahlke quits

Lydia Wahlke has resigned as chief legal officer of the U.S. Soccer Federation,

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League: Soccer Team Didn't Use 'Common Sense…

A professional soccer team in South Korea has received a record fine after using sex dolls to fill stadium seats . Since the K-League resumed games in empty stadiums earlier this month, teams have been recreating the atmosphere with crowd noises and cardboard cutouts of people. FC Seoul went a different...

The Latest: Fired NASCAR star wins World of…

Fired NASCAR star Kyle Larson won the World of Outlaws race Saturday night in Pevley, Missouri, a day after finishing second behind brother-in-law Brad Sweet in the first Sprint Cup event with live fans in the dirt series’ return from a coronavirus pandemic suspension

MLS allows clubs to open outdoor training next…

Major League Soccer announced on Friday that its individual players can begin working out at outdoor training fields for individual purposes starting May 6.