Category Archives: Soccer

Soccer-Corinthians taking European style to Club World Cup

The Corinthians side that will feature in the Club World Cup in Tokyo on Wednesday has the ammunition to ambush European champions Chelsea if the two teams get through to…

U.S. women can expect subtle changes under Sermanni

If he can lead the Americans to their third World Cup title, Sermanni’s witty remarks will sound every bit as good as any song played by Sundhage. Once dominated by…

Fabrice Muamba accepts his future

Fabrice Muamba says he has come to terms with the fact that he will never play professional soccer again. Muamba admits quitting the game was hard, but the former Bolton…

Men in Pink! Brothels help rescue cash-strapped Greek soccer team

Players on a cash-strapped Greek soccer team now wear pink practice jerseys with the logos “Villa Erotica” and “Soula’s House of History,” two bordellos it recruited as sponsors after drastic…

U.S. Soccer Federation may pay for its players in possible new women’s professional league.

One of the big concerns over the rebirth of a new American women’s professional soccer league has been whether clubs could afford to pay the bigger salaries for United States…

Official Gets Attacked by Football Fan

Consider the fan on the field. He or she is an often-tolerated and occasionally-celebrated part of the live sporting event. Usually, the fan on the field is harmless, hopefully clothed….