Home » Sports

Sports

Is US soccer in trouble? Expanding game’s reach may be crucial, experts say – Appleton Post Crescent


Appleton Post Crescent

Is US soccer in trouble? Expanding game's reach may be crucial, experts say
Appleton Post Crescent
That surprising loss left the U.S. fifth in the 2018 CONCACAF (Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football) standings and out of the World Cup for the first time since 1986. The loss to Trinidad and Tobago stunned ...
Eight Ways to Improve the World CupThe Weekly Standard

all 27 news articles »

Read More »

Leonid Bershidsky: What this World Cup says about immigration – Salt Lake Tribune


Salt Lake Tribune

Leonid Bershidsky: What this World Cup says about immigration
Salt Lake Tribune
England, too, has a greater proportion of players with non-European immigrant backgrounds — mostly Caribbean, as in the cases of Kyle Walker, Ashley Young, Raheem Sterling and Jesse Lingard; Dele Alli's father is Nigerian — than the U.K. has such ...

Read More »

Caribbean Roots England Player Says Team Will Be Back – News Americas Now – Caribbean And Latin America Daily News


News Americas Now - Caribbean And Latin America Daily News

Caribbean Roots England Player Says Team Will Be Back
News Americas Now - Caribbean And Latin America Daily News
By NAN Sports Editor. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. July 12, 2018: While many Caribbean soccer fans like their English counterparts were left gutted Wednesday afternoon after England's semi-final loss to Croatia in the 2018 World Cup, ...

Read More »

US Unit of Spanish Media Firm Pleads Guilty to Bribing Soccer Officials – Wall Street Journal (blog)


SportsPro Media

US Unit of Spanish Media Firm Pleads Guilty to Bribing Soccer Officials
Wall Street Journal (blog)
A Florida-based unit of a Spanish media company pleaded guilty to criminal charges for paying bribes to Caribbean soccer officials, agreeing to pay more than $24 million in penalties and implement enhanced compliance controls. Senior executives of ...
Imagina fined US$24m in soccer bribery court caseSportsPro Media
Unit of Spain's Imagina pleads guilty to bribing soccer officialsWSAU News
IT'S PAYBACK TIME: Florida media company ordered to pay $6.5M to CONCACAF associationsfrontrowsoccer.com
TriStateHomepage.com
all 82 news articles »

Read More »

The Latest: Women’s quarterfinals underway at Wimbledon – WFTV Orlando


WFTV Orlando

The Latest: Women's quarterfinals underway at Wimbledon
WFTV Orlando
During his Wimbledon fourth-round victory over Adrian Mannarino on Monday, with the ball having already been called out, Federer played a stroke that was more akin to cricket than tennis. Whether it was a forward defensive shot or a back-foot cut, the ...
Federer emulates Tendulkar with cricket-style shot at WimbledonInternational Cricket Council

all 1,156 news articles »

Read More »

Migration, outreach mean diversity is soccer’s new normal – WTOP


WTOP

Migration, outreach mean diversity is soccer's new normal
WTOP
And Tuesday they face a semifinal match against Belgium, whose country took inspiration from France's multi-ethnic 1998 winning team and has used soccer as a tool for integration and a ladder out of poverty. Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku embodies that ...

and more »

Read More »

Pakistan batsman Ahmed Shehzad faces ban after failed drug test – Times of India


Times of India

Pakistan batsman Ahmed Shehzad faces ban after failed drug test
Times of India
LAHORE: Maverick Pakistan opener Ahmed Shehzad failed a drug test conducted during a domestic tournament in April, the country's cricket authorities confirmed Tuesday, and could face a ban of up to four years. The offence is the latest in a long litany ...
Ahmed Shehzad: Pakistan batsman tests positive for banned substanceBBC Sport
Cricket: Pakistan opener Shehzad charged over positive test - PCBReuters
Ahmed Shehzad charged over positive test by Pakistan Cricket BoardHindustan Times
cricket.com.au
all 29 news articles »

Read More »

FIFA: Caribbean Soccer Official Banned, Fined US$40000 – teleSUR English

teleSUR EnglishFIFA: Caribbean Soccer Official Banned, Fined US$40000teleSUR EnglishThe soccer executive is banned effective immediately and also fined US$40,000. The tickets were for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Coombs is the latest Caribbean soccer ...

Read More »