Wednesday’s Turkish cup semifinal match between rivals Fenerbahce and Besiktas was abandoned with 35 minutes to go in a scoreless draw when violence sparked both in the stands and the tunnel. 197 more words
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the new LA Galaxy star, and very confident human being (though I would be too if I could play soccer that well) continued his media tour this week on… 233 more words
Frustrated football leaders pushed back Wednesday against a plan to give Clarke Stadium to professional soccer to support a new Canadian premier soccer league.
“High school football still needs to be there,” the Edmonton Huskies Football Club’s Curtis Craig told city councillors. 402 more words
As Jimmy Kimmel pointed out, many athletes take out ads in the local paper when they leave to thank fans for their loyalty.
But when Zlatan Ibrahimovic arrived in Los Angeles, the latest star for the Galaxy, he took out an ad in the… 219 more words
Pop star Rachel Platten is no stranger to singing “The Star-Spangled Banner” — she was the MLB’s go-to singer in 2016 and sang the national anthem at both World Series Game 1 and the All-Star Game at Petco Park. 117 more words
The union for Professional Soccer Officials slammed a ruling by the NWSL that reduced the suspension of one coach accused of pulling a dirty trick on an official at a game last month. 197 more words
Usain Bolt said he is going back to Borussia Dortmund to “work with them for three more weeks” for another assessment of his prospects of becoming a professional soccer player. 337 more words