FC Cincinnati is one the feel-good stories of recent years, a team that caught fire in a city where soccer struggled and broke all ... Read the whole story
"It's life-changing for us. It's game-changing for the profile of our club. Football at our level is not romantic. For them to have this moment in the limelight is something special."
-- Lincoln City manager Danny Cowley after his team became the first non-league team to reach the quarterfinals of the FA Cup since 1914 with a 1-0 win at Premier League club Burnley. (AP)
Cristian Ronaldo beat defender Espanyol David Lopez by turning an elastico move -- feinting swiftly to his right -- into a nutmeg. The amazing ... Read the whole story
"I remember, as a player, complaining if we had a small plane, 'We couldn't get a 757? We had to get a 737? That's garbage. The owners are cheap.' Now switch to me as the owner. I go: 'What the
hell? One hundred dollars a room? Where are you guys staying, the Four Seasons?'"
-- Former MLB star Mike Piazza on being the majority owner of Italian third division club Reggiana. (New York Times)
The USA's qualifying campaign for the 2017 U-20 World Cup started poorly when it fell, 1-0, to Panama, which was reduced to 10 players ... Read the whole story
"I couldn't quite believe what was happening. I have lost count of the number of times I have been to America, I love the country, yet I was being made to feel like a criminal."
-- Former Trinidad & Tobago star Dwight Yorke, who was prevented from boarding a flight from Qatar to Miami because of a visa problem stemming from an Iranian stamp on his passport. In 2015, he had played in a charity match in Tehran. (The Sun)
The USA won the Concacaf U-20 Championship title with a penalty kick shootout win over Honduras after a 0-0 tie. The two finalists qualified ... Read the whole story
John Brooks' Hertha Berlin was seconds away from beating Bayern Munich when Robert Lewandowski scored to give the German Bundesliga leader a 1-1 draw. ... Read the whole story
In the last weekend before the first MLS teams play official competition -- three will play the Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League -- preseason action ... Read the whole story
Two highly regarded Homegrown products have been rewarded with new contracts. Real Salt Lake has announced defender Justen Glad and forward Jordan Allen have ... Read the whole story