[NAMES & NUMBERS/VIDEO] Much of the preseason excitement revolved around MLS newcomers from abroad - and they've been making their mark - but the ... Read the whole story
[EUROPEAN RACES] Chelsea beat Manchester United, 2-1, and moved into a first-place tie with United with two games to play in the English Premier ... Read the whole story
"Unfortunately, a lady was standing by and I accidentally brushed her with my foot. I apologized profusely and went back to make sure she was OK. I have arranged for a bouquet of flowers to be sent to
her. Credit to her, she laughed it off and was very understanding. She said she wasn't hurt."
-- Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand, who accidentally kicked a stadium usher while kicking at a break wall after Chelsea's winning goal, a Michael Ballack penalty kick, in Man U's 2-1 loss. (Reuters)
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Fulham, the English Premier League's Yankee team with five Americans in its ranks, kept hopes alive of avoiding relegation with a 3-2 ... Read the whole story
[OLYMPIC COUNTDOWN] After blowing a two-goal lead with four minutes left, the U.S. women's national team recovered to beat Australia, 3-2, in the first ... Read the whole story
Defending champ Houston remained winless after dropping a 1-0 decision at Columbus in what was the weekend's lowest scoring game. Toronto and L.A. fans ... Read the whole story