The LA Galaxy's 1-1 tie against Comunicaciones in Guatemala City set up four MLS-Liga MX clashes in the Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League quarterfinals. The … Read the whole story
"These young players are our future. If we handle them like horses then we get horses. We would prefer them to have time to develop and not feel too much pressure."
-- Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp, criticizing the English FA after 18-year-old Jordan Rossiter played three games in six days at the European Under-19 championship and returned to Liverpool with a hamstring injury. (The Guardian)
Sporting Kansas City blew a chance to clinch a playoff berth when it suffered only its second home loss of the 2015 campaign on … Read the whole story
"[$99] a ticket. But without fans football is not worth a penny.”
-- From a banner hoisted by Bayern Munich fans at its Champions League game at Arsenal's Emirates stadium. Bayern fans protested by waiting until five minutes after kickoff to take their seats and were applauded by Arsenal fans. (The Guardian)
Carli Lloyd's goal in the 85th minute -- her 17th of the year -- earned the USA a 1-1 tie with 2016 Olympic host … Read the whole story
"I didn't come here to sit on the bench. You want to play football and score goals. I said that from day one."
-- Jermain Defoe not happy at Sunderland, which he joined in January after a stint with Toronto FC. (The Guardian)
Atletico Madrid got its first goal in its 4-0 UEFA Champions League win over Kazakh club Astana with this wonderful back-heel by 20-year-old Saul. Read the whole story
"Back to the Future 1" is my favorite movie of all time. Movie critic Roger Ebert even compared the movie to another classic, "It's … Read the whole story
Concacaf announced on Wednesday that it had ended its agreement with South American marketing firm Datisa for the Copa America Centenario, clearing the way … Read the whole story
France will play the opener of Euro 2016 at the Stade De France 234 days from now. The host nation's opponent has yet to … Read the whole story
The Ottawa Fury clinched the NASL's fall championship with a game to spare when it defeated Jacksonville Armada FC, 3-1, on Wednesday night. Ottawa … Read the whole story
On Tuesday Serie A resumes with the Derby della Lanterna between city rivals Genoa and Sampdoria, and Stoke City plays Liverpool in the first … Read the whole story