Soccer

MLS to resume season minus 1 team amid growing…

A number of positive coronavirus tests and some postponed games mark the opening of the MLS is Back tournament starting Wednesday in Florida

The Latest: D-Backs' Guerra returns after…

Arizona Diamondbacks reliever Junior Guerra has returned to the team after missing the start of summer camp because of a positive coronavirus test

New Zealander Erceg holds down North Carolina's…

Defender Abby Erceg holds down the defense for the North Carolina Courage, currently atop the National Women's Soccer League standings at the Challenge Cup tournament in Utah

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MLS Nashville-Chicago match postponed after 5 positive tests

Major League Soccer has postponed the second match of the MLS is Back tournament after five Nashville players tested positive for COVID-19

Cristiano Ronaldo to face Ibrahimović one last…

Let's hope Ronaldo's kids have kept him in tip top shape over quarantine.

European soccer clubs face $4.5B income drop over next year

European soccer clubs expect to lose $4.5 billion in revenue over the next year because of the coronavirus pandemic

Sports jumps on PPP bandwagon, but big leagues…

Hundreds of sports-related businesses got in line for the government-funded Payroll Protection Plan designed to cushion the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic

Mourinho delighted by Lloris-Son clash during…

Tottenham captain Hugo Lloris rushed to confront teammate Son Heung-min at halftime of the English Premier League match against Everton

2022 Qatar World Cup cuts jobs after 'efficiency exercise'

Organizers of the 2022 World Cup have become the latest Qatari state entity to make staff redundant

Refereeing criticism increases as Madrid nears…

Real Madrid is again being accused of benefiting from the referees as it gets closer to the Spanish league title

Munich celebrates Bayern after Bundesliga champs…

Munich celebrate Bayern Munich's domestic double as team brings home the hardware.

Liverpool makes triumphant Anfield return as…

Liverpool has won its first game at Anfield as the newly crowned English champion and moved in sight of a slew of records which would cap one of the best ever top-flight campaigns

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Barcelona president Bartomeu says Messi will end…

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu says Lionel Messi will end his career at the Catalan club, dismissing a report saying the Argentine won't renew his contract

West Ham twice squanders lead, draws 2-2 at…

West Ham twice squandered a lead against Newcastle and had to settle for a 2-2 draw that moved the team four points clear of the Premier League’s relegation zone

City-Madrid can go ahead in England because of…

Manchester City can host Real Madrid in the second leg of their last-16 match in the Champions League after the British government announced selected sports stars would be exempt from quarantine requirements when competing in the country

Enhanced crowd audio adds another dimension to fanless games

International leagues and networks have resorted to adding crowd noise to broadcasts with stadiums closed to fans due to the coronavirus pandemic

Burnley, Sheffield United draw 1-1 in Premier…

Sheffield United’s unlikely hopes of qualifying for the Champions League were further reduced after a 1-1 draw at Burnley in the Premier League

Youngsters justifying the faith of top Premier…

Some of the top Premier League teams are putting their faith in youth in the high-stakes finale to the longest-ever English season and highly rated 18-year-olds Mason Greenwood and Bukayo Saka are justifying that backing

MLS Dallas-Vancouver match delayed; 8 players test positive

The MLS is Back tournament match between FC Dallas and the Vancouver Whitecaps has been postponed after numerous positive tests for the coronavirus

The Latest: Yankees' LeMahieu, Cessa test…

Yankees All-Star infielder DJ LeMahieu and right-hander Luis Cessa tested positive for the coronavirus before traveling to New York for preseason camp and are self-isolating at home

Real's Hazard to miss Athletic Bilbao game

Injured Hazard out of Athletic Bilbao match

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American coach makes his mark by winning Austrian…

Jesse Marsch came to Europe to make a name both for himself and for every other American soccer coach

Thiago wants to leave Bayern for new challenge…

Spanish midfielder Thiago Alcantara is set to leave Bayern Munich because he wants a new challenge, the club's CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has said.

Morata double leads Atlético to 3-0 over Mallorca in Liga

Álvaro Morata has scored twice in leading Atlético Madrid past Mallorca 3-0 and extending its strong finish to the Spanish league