Soccer

Omori wonderstrike gives Tokyo the lead

Kotaro Omori gave FC Tokyo the lead against Shimizu S-Pulse with a sensational strike in the J-League.

FIFA-backed students sent out to help run world sports

It's the Swiss finishing school preparing hundreds of post-graduate students to lead, manage and litigate world sports

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Uehara's stunning consolation goal for Jubilo…

Rikiya Uehara's sensational goal for Jubilo Iwata was in vain as his side were downed 3-1 by Urawa Reds in the J-League.

Athlete guilty in green card case after incriminating text

A former professional soccer player from Liberia has been convicted of lying about his marriage to a Rhode Island woman in order to gain permanent legal residency in the U.S.

De Light will play some minutes for Juventus…

Juventus boss Maurizio Sarri has promised Matthijis de Ligt some minutes in what will be his first outing for the club against Tottenham in the International Champions Cup.

Ebobisse scores in 83rd, Timbers tie Orlando City 1-1

Jeremy Ebobisse scored on a header in the 83rd minute soon after subbing in to give the Portland Timbers a 1-1 tie with Orlando City

Tennage sensation Greenwood strikes for United…

Manchester United starlet Mason Greenwood scored a brilliant goal to seal victory over Inter Milan in the International Champions Cup on Saturday.

South Korea faces potential WCup qualifier in North Korea

The South Korean men's soccer team's path to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will include a crucial road match against North Korea

Walker-Peters could replace Trippier - King

Ledley King says Kyle Walker-Peters is capable of replacing Kieran Trippier at Tottenham

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Rodríguez scores 2 goals, Rooney gets 11th, United wins

Lucas Rodríguez had two goals, Wayne Rooney scored his 11th of the season and D.C. United beat expansion FC Cincinnati 4-1

ON THIS DAY - Didier Drogba signs for Chelsea

A look back at when Didier Drogba signed for Chelsea from Marseille

Mongolia awaits star players in 2022 World Cup qualifying

European glamor teams such as Manchester United and Real Madrid do not visit Mongolia on lucrative preseason tours, but this oft-forgotten Asian soccer outpost is about to get a taste of the big time on the qualifying road to the 2022 World Cup

Sarri insists Higuain part of his plans at Juve

Juventus head coach Maurizio Sarri inisisted that Gonzalo Higuain is part of his plans.

Altidore, Pozuelo, Morgan score, Toronto TC beats New York

Jozy Altidore, Alejandro Pozuelo and Ashtone Morgan scored to help Toronto FC beat the New York Red Bulls 3-1

Zidane and Sarri coy on Pogba rumours

Zinedine Zidane and Maurizio Sarri were tight-lipped on rumours linking Manchester United's Paul Pogba to Real Madrid and Juventus.

De Ligt and Buffon greet Juventus fans in…

Juventus legend Gianluigi Buffon joined Matthijs de Ligt in greeting fans in Singapore.

Romario Williams scores in 90th, Crew tie Fire 2-2

Romario Williams scored on a header in the 90th minute, shortly after entering as a second-half substitute, and the Columbus Crew tied the Chicago Fire 2-2

Klopp hugs look-a-like journalist

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp hugs a look-a-like at his press conference

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I'm not over the moon but there's still a lot to…

Jurgen Klopp says there is still a lot to come from his team during pre-season.

Fagundez, Gil, Bunbury in 8-minutes stretch for Revolution

Diego Fagundez, Carles Gil and Teal Bunbury scored during a late eight-minute stretch and the New England Revolution beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 4-0

Bale not a problem - Zidane

Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane insists Gareth Bale is not a problem for him but admits no resolution to the Welshman's future.