Soccer

World Cup Episode 3: 'Please God, Give the Goal!'

Soccer's Common-Sense Version of Instant Replay Proves the Tool Can Be Used Without the Delays That Make NFL and MLB Games Difficult to Watch

Seismologists clarify Mexico soccer fans didn't cause quake

Mexico's National Seismological Service says there was seismic activity around the country's capital Sunday, but it wasn't linked to soccer fans celebrating their country's game-winning goal vs. Germany at the World Cup

Forget stylish attacking moves, this is set-piece World Cup

The start of the World Cup has produced a spate of goals from set pieces

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Bahr, last living member of team that upset…

Walter Bahr, the last living member of the U.S. soccer team that upset England at the 1950 World Cup, has died at age 91

Russian lawmaker wants to ban 'mockery' of soccer…

A Russian legislator says he wants to ban and "mockery" of the national soccer team _ and fine violators 10,000 rubles ($160)

Brazil asks for clarification over VAR use in its opener

The Brazilian Football Confederation is questioning FIFA about the procedures used for video review during Brazil's match against Switzerland at the World Cup

World Cup's only black coach says there should be more

Senegal's Aliou Cisse, the only black head coach among 32 at this year's World Cup, says more black coaches are needed for Africa's soccer success to improve

Midges annoy players from England and Tunisia in Volgograd

Little bugs proved to be a big annoyance at the World Cup in Volgograd

Kremlin is relieved that no one died in Moscow…

A Kremlin spokesman says the Russian government is relieved that nobody died in a weekend taxi crash in Moscow that injured two Mexican World Cup soccer fans and six other pedestrians

World Cup telecasts experiencing quality issues Down Under

An Australian telecommunications company with streaming rights to the World Cup has allowed the SBS network to televise matches for 48 hours while it attempts to resolve a series of disruptions that have plagued the service

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Mexico shakes with excitement over Germany World Cup win

Thousands of exuberant Mexican soccer fans have taken to the streets to cheer their national team's long-shot win against Germany in the team's first match of the 2018 World Cup

Column: Tiny Iceland neutralizes Messi and Argentina

Column: Iceland neutralizes Messi and makes Argentina just the latest soccer power to fail against the least populated nation to ever qualify for the World Cup

Argentina coach plans major changes to team at…

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli is planning major surgery to his team for the South Americans' next World Cup match

World Cup Day 2: Patriotic Duty _ Make Your Kid…

Former World Cup and current Major League Soccer star Bastian Schweinsteiger explains how a strong commitment to youth development programs enabled Germany to reclaim its place as a soccer superpower

Ronaldo with chance to prove he can also thrive…

Cristiano Ronaldo is out to show he can also dominate on the biggest stage in world soccer

Late header from Kane gives England 2-1 win over…

Harry Kane scored two goals, including an injury-time header, to give England a 2-1 victory over Tunisia at the World Cup

Highly touted Belgium starts with World Cup…

The celebration after Panama qualified for the World Cup was wild and emotional, enough that Panama City essentially shut down in honor of reaching soccer's showcase event for the first time

What Ronaldo Did in World Cup: Just, Wow

Cristiano Ronaldo is considered one of the best soccer players ever, and he proved why on Friday. He scored three times, including one with about 2 minutes left in regulation, to lift Portugal into a 3-3 tie with Spain in their World Cup opener. The feat makes him, at age...

Tunisia 1-2 England - 5 Things Review

Harry Kane's late strike gave England a 2-1 victory over Tunisia in their opening World Cup match at the Volgograd Arena.

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AP PHOTOS: European teams sweep Day 5 of World Cup

AP PHOTOS: European teams sweep Day 5 of World Cup

Mane vs Lewandowski: star power for Senegal…

Senegal forward Sadio Mane and Poland captain Robert Lewandowski lead their nations into a World Cup match after stellar club seasons for Liverpool ad Bayern Munich

Tunisia 1-2 England - Fast Match Report

Harry Kane's late strike gave England a 2-1 victory over Tunisia in their opening World Cup match at the Volgograd Arena.