[USA-NEW ZEALAND REPORT CARD] For the second straight game, the U.S. women had to nurse a one-goal lead for a long period, though this ... Read the whole story
[USA-NEW ZEALAND] The USA moved into the semifinals of the Olympic women's soccer competition after a tougher-than-expected win over New Zealand that featured a ... Read the whole story
[OLYMPIC SPOTLIGHT] Two moments of Canadian brilliance were enough to eliminate host Great Britain, 2-0, on Friday and set up a date with the ... Read the whole story
"What I used to say is that every team in the world goes to the Spanish league, they finish third. Man City goes there, Manchester United goes there, Chelsea goes there. Who else? They finish third
because the two best teams in the world are in the same league, so of course to the others, it's a big difference."
-- Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho, saying his team and archrival, Barcelona, are by some margin the best teams in the world. (AFP)
[SCOREBOARD] World champion Japan moved into the semifinals of the Olympic women's soccer competition with a 2-0 win over a very disappointing Brazil team. ... Read the whole story
[DATEBOOK] Honduras, which eliminated pre-tournament favorite Spain with a 1-0 win in the group stage, will produce an even bigger upset in men's soccer ... Read the whole story