A 2-0 lead from the first leg proved to be just enough for Columbus to capture the Eastern Conference title despite losing the second … Read the whole story
"There was part of me saying, there's no way they can get two goals in the last two minutes of the game. I don't know how I ended up in the back there for that last ball that hit the post. I tried
for my leg to not turn spaghetti on me and kick it into my own net at the last minute."
-- The Columbus Crew's Best XI forward, Kei Kamara, who had to knock away Bradley Wright-Phillips' shot off the post in the 96th minute, preserving the Crew's 2-1 aggregate win in MLS's Eastern Conference final. (MLSSoccer.com)
On the verge of elimination in the shootout of the knockout round against Sporting Kansas City, the Portland Timbers are a month later headed … Read the whole story
"I'm relaxed. At this time, the coach is not at risk."
-- Livorno president Aldo Spinelli on Christian Panucci. That was last Monday. On Wednesday, he fired him Panucci and replaced him with Bortolo Mutti. Spinelli has gone through 25 coaches in 16 years, seven in the last two years at the Italian club. (The Guardian)
LA Galaxy forward Robbie Keane, earning his fourth consecutive selection, was the only repeat selection on the 2015 MLS Best XI. The 10 first-year … Read the whole story
France will host the European Championship next summer. With a team largely intact from the one that reached the quarterfinals of the 2014 World … Read the whole story
Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp sits down for an interview with 9-year-old Kop Kids reporter Isaac, who amid the questioning gives the German a lesson … Read the whole story
American midfielder Fabian Johnson is suddenly one of the hottest scorers in Germany. He scored two more goals -- both golazos -- for Borussia … Read the whole story
Alejandro Bedoya's first Ligue 1 start for Nantes in more than two months ended ignominiously as he was red carded in stoppage time of … Read the whole story