[BEST OF THE WORLD CUP] Soccer America continues its look at the best of the World Cup with its 25 winners, the best of ... Read the whole story
[TELEVISION WATCH] The combined audience for Sunday's World Cup final on ABC and Univision was 24.3 million viewers, the largest U.S. audience for a ... Read the whole story
"It was one of the worst tackles I have ever had. ... The challenge was really hard, it was one of the most painful tackles in my life. It was hard to play on. I have probably broken a rib."
-- Spain's Xabi Alonso on getting kicked in the chest in the World Cup final with a studs-up flying kick by the Netherlands Nigel de Jong, who escaped with a yellow card. (Mirror)
[TELEVISION WATCH] Sunday's World Cup final between Spain and the Netherlands on ABC was the most-watched men's World Cup game ever in the USA ... Read the whole story
[SUMMER OF SOCCER] The annual influx of foreign clubs begins in earnest this week with some of Europe's biggest names arriving for summer friendlies. ... Read the whole story