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In Wake of FIFA Scandal, Concacaf Begins Its Own Overhaul

published about 8 hours ago
The governing body for soccer in North and Central America and the Caribbean is proposing changes in areas such as term limits for its top officials.

Football Weekly presents: The half-time hero

published about 11 hours ago
Football Weekly presents: The half-time hero
Iain Macintosh tells the story of Steve Davies, who got to live out every football fan's dreamIn the final instalment (for now) of our Football Weekly presents... documentaries, Iain Macintosh, editor of the Set Pieces, tells the extraordinary tale of Steve Davies, the West Ham fan who, as legend had it, was plucked from the terraces and put onto the pitch by Harry Redknapp in one of West Ham's pre-season friendlies. To tell you any more would ruin the fun, ... more

Sports of The Times: Abby Wambach, U.S. World Cup Team’s Soul, Soars Despite a Lesser Role

published about 18 hours ago
Sports of The Times: Abby Wambach, U.S. World Cup Team’s Soul, Soars Despite a Lesser Role
After 14 years on the national team, Wambach finally has a World Cup title, but not because of her soccer savvy or her brilliant headers that made the team so dangerous in years past.

Goals Galore at Women’s World Cup Final as United States Defeats Japan

published about 19 hours ago
Goals Galore at Women’s World Cup Final as United States Defeats Japan
The Americans won their first World Cup title since 1999, beating Japan in a rematch of the 2011 final.

Global Soccer: Eclipsed No More, Chile Reigns in the Copa

published 1 day ago
Global Soccer: Eclipsed No More, Chile Reigns in the Copa
It took 99 years, but Chile has finally won a Copa América, beating its bigger neighbor, Argentina.