[AWARDS] U.S. Soccer named U.S. men's national team goalkeeper Tim Howard as the 2008 Male Athlete of the Year and Carli Lloyd, whose goal … Read the whole story
"Defenders are tall, strong and fighters, and the referees only give you a foul once you are bleeding."
-- Liverpool's Spanish striker Fernando Torres on life in the English Premier League. (Irish Times)
[CLUB WORLD CUP] Manchester United beat Japan's Gamba Osaka 5-3 to reach Sunday's Club World Cup final against LDU Quito of Ecuador. Read the whole story
[U.S. UNDER-18 NATIONAL TEAM] Mike Matkovich, who founded the Chicago Magic youth club and served as an assistant coach at Toronto FC and Chivas … Read the whole story
[UEFA CUP] In Thursday's final night of UEFA Cup group action, Tottenham, Sampdoria, Stuttgart and Paris St. Germain were among the teams to qualify … Read the whole story
[EUROPE] The winner of the UEFA Champions League could reap up to $160 million. The 16 teams that have reached the knockout stage, and … Read the whole story