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