No matter how you view the USA's 0-0 tie at Trinidad & Tobago -- better than recent end-of-year results or many recent results on ... Read the whole story
"I felt very very strong emotions when we sang La Marseillaise. Powerful emotions, when we all sang together you felt it in your heart. You felt it in your gut. It was a special, moving, grandiose
moment. A moment of communion."
-- France coach Didier Deschamps, thanking Wembley fans and everyone in England for their statements of solidarity before the England-France, which went ahead despite the attacks in Paris on Friday night. (TheFA)
Prior to England's 2-0 win over France at Wembley, fans from both teams joined in the singing of the French national anthem, "La Marseillaise," ... Read the whole story
"They said they were going to send me to retirement. I sent their whole nation into retirement."
-- Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic after scoring both goals in a 2-2 tie with Denmark that clinched Euro 2016 qualification for Sweden with a 4-3 aggregate win. Ibrahimovic had hinted he may retire from national team play after next summer's European Championship. (BBC)
The USA emerged with a point in its first road game of the semifinal World Cup 2018 qualifying round by tying Trinidad & Tobago, ... Read the whole story
Andres Cantor has inked a multi-year contract extension with Telemundo, which sets him up to do play-by-play for the next two World Cups. For ... Read the whole story
Jesus Corona and Juergen Damm, two of Mexico's top young players, came off the bench to score goals in the second half and lead ... Read the whole story
Evidence from a survey by the Switzerland-based Football Observatory (see Part 1) indicates that the number of acceptably skilled academy graduates is declining. Read the whole story
Honduran midfielder Luis Garrido, who plays in MLS for the Houston Dynamo, suffered a gruesome knee injury and had to be transported to the ... Read the whole story
The cover of this week's France Football magazine is a cartoon of a father and son. Tears in his eyes, the son, holding a ... Read the whole story
Columbus Crew SC will expand MAPFRE Stadium's capacity for Sunday's match against the New York Red Bulls in the first leg of the Eastern ... Read the whole story