LONDON — The men’s FIFA World Cup could be played “sooner rather than later” on artificial-turf fields, FIFA said Wednesday in the latest defense of its decision not to stage the 2015 women’s tournament in Canada on grass. 310 more words
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CHESTER, Pa. — Abby Wambach has been concerned recently about overthinking headers.
She seemed to have it all worked out Sunday night when she scored four goals — three with her head — in a 6-0 victory over Costa Rica that gave the World Cup-bound U.S. 254 more words
Chivas USA is no more.
Major League Soccer announced Monday that the Los Angeles-based team has ceased operations.
The league will disperse Chivas USA’s players into other teams, and a new L.A. 287 more words
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — A Major League Soccer referee has been accused of collecting New York unemployment benefits while working and has been suspended.
State police say White Plains resident Jose Rivero unlawfully took more than $14,000 in benefits. 88 more words
CHICAGO — The U.S. men’s soccer team will play third-ranked Colombia in an exhibition game Nov. 14 in London at Craven Cottage, the home stadium of Fulham. 67 more words