[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