LAFC, which will begin play in MLS in 2018, signed its first big-name star when it landed Mexican international Carlos Vela, whio will arrive ... Read the whole story
In the wake of Neymar's departure, Barcelona is keen on signing 20-year-old Ousmane Dembele from Borussia Dortmund, which will want a fee of more ... Read the whole story
It is not uncommon for an MLB team to dismantle its roster before the trade deadline if it is out of contention and has ... Read the whole story
If the first time you don't succeed ... The majority owners of the NFL Minnesota Vikings, who lost out in their bid to obtain ... Read the whole story
After Nashville SC and Fresno FC and likely Las Vegas in 2018, the USL is already beginning to line up its 2019 expansion field, ... Read the whole story
The NASL, which went six seasons without a West Coast presence, suddenly has three teams in California. After the struggling San Francisco Deltas, who ... Read the whole story
Maki Tall, who played for the USA at the 2015 Under-20 World Cup and in Olympic qualifying later in the year, scored in his ... Read the whole story
"Having another competitor for sports dollars will make us work harder. It makes you do your job."
-- Steve Underwood, the president of the NFL Nashville Titans, on why even he turned up to lobby for a Nashville MLS team when Commissioner Don Garber came to town in July. (New York Times)
"When you're playing football, you are not thinking of your immigration case, or people who want to hurt you back home, or that a judge may deport you. You're going after the ball, your main goal
is to win, play as a team and just have fun."
-- Elvis Garcia Callejas, an immigration counselor for Catholic Charities and founder of the "Union" league in The Bronx for minors who arrived from Central America without their parents, with no documents or money. (AFP)
That $260 million Paris Saint-Germain paid Barcelona for Neymar will continue to boggle the mind, but to see transfer fees truly spiraling out of ... Read the whole story