Outplayed for much of the game and twice on the verge of collapse, the USA came back from 2-0 down after seven minutes then … Read the whole story
"When I was your age, I played soccer, but I wasn't 'bravo' at playing soccer, and where I come from, they call you 'pata dura,' 'stiff leg.' I was a 'pata dura' and that's why I usually was the
goalie, so I wouldn't have to move around."
-- Pope Francis, who is scheduled to meet President Donald Trump on Wednesday at the Vatican, in response to a 11-year-old Italian boy's question if he had played soccer as a child in Argentina. (AP)
England won its first U-20 World Cup thanks to a 1-0 win over Venezuela on a 35th-minute goal by Dominic Calvert-Lewin. Italy finished third, … Read the whole story
"They would have tried to have come back on Saturday if they could, but I told them to be back on Wednesday."
-- Swansea City manager Paul Clement, whose players asked for and received permission to fly to the island of Ibiza, famous for its nightlife, for a two-night midweek trip to celebrate that the Swans avoided Premier League relegation. (BBC Sport)
Bayern Munich celebrated its fifth-straight Bundesliga title after its 4-1 win over Freiburg with its traditional beer showers. Arjen Robben, Philipp Lahm and Xabi … Read the whole story
It's difficult to predict how youth World Cups will unfold, because the history of the tournament is not a reliable indicator. Read the whole story
Bobby Wood's Hamburg avoided a relegation playoff when it rallied to beat Wolfsburg, 2-1, on the final day of the Bundesliga season. Christian Pulisic … Read the whole story
At the age of 18 and less than a year after he left the FC Dallas academy, Weston McKennie made his debut for German … Read the whole story
Albanian Jahmir Hyka's golazo gave the San Jose Earthquakes a 1-0 over FC Dallas, ending the defending Supporters' Shield winner's unbeaten streak to start … Read the whole story
LA Galaxy midfielder Baggio Husidic broke his leg in the first half of Sunday's 2-1 victory at Minnesota United. His injury followed the foot … Read the whole story