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Brazil great Kaka retiring from soccer at age 35

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Former Ballon d'Or winner Kaka says he is retiring from soccer at age 35. More>>

The Unhappy One: No smiles as Lukaku scores again for United

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Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku is back among the goals after a barren run but he is yet to rediscover the joy of scoring. More>>

Ronaldo goal gives Real Madrid its 3rd Club World Cup title

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Cristiano Ronaldo scored from a free-kick to help Real Madrid claim its third Club World Cup title after beating Brazilian team Gremio 1-0. More>>

Pulisic rescues Dortmund with goal completing comeback

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Christian Pulisic completed Borussia Dortmund's comeback against Hoffenheim on Saturday, securing a 2-1 victory in the Bundesliga. More>>

De Bruyne inspires Man City to record-extending win vs Spurs

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Arsenal edged past Newcastle 1-0 to end a three-game winless run after a fine strike by Mesut Ozil from the edge of the penalty area. More>>

Man City humiliates Tottenham in 4-1 win, leads by 14 points

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Raheem Sterling scored twice as Manchester City ripped apart Tottenham on Saturday to sweep to a 4-1 victory that sent the runaway Premier League leaders 14 points clear. More>>

FIFA suspends Brazilian soccer president Marco Polo del Nero

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FIFA has suspended Brazilian soccer federation president Marco Polo del Nero for 90 days while he is under an ethics investigation. More>>

Jurors in soccer bribery trial head home for weekend

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Jurors at the New York corruption trial of three former South American soccer officials have gone home for the weekend after getting started with their deliberations. More>>

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle to marry May 19 on FA Cup day

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Kensington Palace says the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be held on May 19. More>>

Fox looks to wrap up Sky takeover in UK, hand over to Disney

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21st Century Fox says it will continue to pursue its 11.7 billion ($15.4 billion) takeover offer for Sky, even though Disney is buying a large part of the company owned by Rupert Murdoch's family. More>>

Pulisic, 19, becomes youngest US men's soccer player of year

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19-year-old Christian Pulisic becomes younger winner of U.S. Soccer Federation's Male Player of the Year award, receiving 94 percent of the votes. More>>

Lawyer: Brazil soccer official 'never joined' in any bribes

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The first U.S. trial stemming from the FIFA (FEE'-fuh) soccer corruption scandal is moving toward the final phase. More>>

WADA shares Moscow lab evidence with Olympic sports bodies

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World Anti-Doping Agency investigators are sharing evidence from a Moscow laboratory database with international sports bodies who must decide on prosecuting Russian athletes for doping. More>>

Prosecutor says 3 soccer officials made fortune off bribes

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Closing arguments set to take place in New York trial of 3 former South American soccer officials charged in FIFA bribery scandal. More>>

Arsenal held 0-0 by West Ham, now 3 games without a win

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Arsenal was held to a 0-0 draw at West Ham on Wednesday to extend its winless streak in the Premier League to three games. More>>

Klopp rages again as Liverpool held 0-0 by West Brom

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Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp was left raging at the match officials for the second time in four days after his team had a late goal disallowed in a 0-0 home draw with West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League on Wednesday. More>>

Tottenham back in top 4 with 2-0 victory over Brighton

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Tottenham climbed back into the Premier League's top four as Son Heung-min scored his sixth goal in seven starts in a 2-0 victory over Brighton on Wednesday. More>>

Lukaku ends Premier League drought, United beats Bournemouth

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Romelu Lukaku gave Manchester United a 1-0 victory over Bournemouth 1-0 to end a four-game run without scoring in the Premier League. More>>

Puel gets revenge on Southampton as Leicester wins 4-1

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Leicester manager Claude Puel exacted revenge on former club Southampton by guiding his new team to a 4-1 win in the Premier League. More>>

City beats Swansea 4-0 for record 15th straight league win

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David Silva scored twice to help Premier League leader Manchester City beat last-place Swansea 4-0 in the Premier League on Wednesday for a 15th straight victory, a record run in England's top flight. More>>

After tunnel skirmish, United and City managers on defensive

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Two days after the Manchester derby skirmish in the tight Old Trafford tunnel, the managers of United and City go back on the offensive. More>>

Unfashionable Burnley creating another fairytale in England

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Unfashionable Burnley might be starting to dream of playing in the Champions League next season after climbing into the top four of the English Premier League. More>>

Stanford beats Indiana in double OT for 3rd straight title

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Sam Werner scores in second overtime to lead Stanford to 3rd straight NCAA men's soccer title with 1-0 win over Indiana. More>>

Messi, Suarez strike after Villarreal reduced to 10 men

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Saul Niguez scored the only goal as Atletico Madrid beat Real Betis 1-0 to keep Diego Simeone's team in the chase for the Spanish league title. More>>

Record-setting City wins derby for 11-point lead in EPL

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Manchester City capitalized on two defensive lapses by Romelu Lukaku to claim a record-setting 2-1 win over Manchester United and open up an 11-point lead over its fierce rival in the Premier League. More>>

Man City wins derby, EPL title race turning into procession

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The race for the Premier League title is turning into a procession after Manchester City beat fierce rival Manchester United 2-1 to extend its lead to 11 points in a record-breaking start to the season. More>>

Winless Cologne wastes 3-goal lead to lose 4-3 to Freiburg

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Nils Petersen scored two late penalties in the 90th minute and injury time as Freiburg came from three goals down to beat Cologne 4-3 in the Bundesliga. More>>

Toronto beats Seattle 2-0 to win first MLS Cup title

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Jozy Altidore opened the scoring in the 67th minute and Toronto FC beat the Seattle Sounders 2-0 in the MLS Cup to become the first Canadian champion in league history. More>>

West Ham derails Chelsea's title hopes; Spurs beat Stoke 5-1

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Chelsea's attempt to defend its title was derailed once more as a 1-0 defeat at West Ham saw the Blues register a fourth Premier League loss of the season. More>>

Dortmund slumps to another loss; Bayern 'winter champion'

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Borussia Dortmund fans wonder how much longer Peter Bosz can remain as coach after a 2-1 defeat to Werder Bremen, the side's eighth straight Bundesliga game without a win. More>>

Toronto hosts Seattle in MLS Cup rematch

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Toronto FC hosts Seattle in MLS Cup rematch; the Sounders won last year's game in a penalty shootout. More>>

Hope Solo is running for president of US Soccer

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Hope Solo is running for president of U.S. Soccer, joining eight other candidates. More>>

'We're twins': Guardiola finds common ground with Mourinho

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Pep Guardiola has offered further evidence that his often-tempestuous relationship with Jose Mourinho has thawed ahead of the latest United-City derby in the English Premier League. More>>

Jonas brother testifies at FIFA bribery trial about concert

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New York trial of 3 South American soccer officials takes strange twist with testimony by pop star Kevin Jonas about Paul McCartney concert in Argentina. More>>

Ronaldo moves level with archrival Messi with 5 Ballon d'Ors

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Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has won the Ballon d'Or award as the world's best player of the year for a record-equaling fifth time, moving him level with Barcelona star Lionel Messi. More>>

European lawmakers slam FIFA, IOC for leadership issues

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Global sports bodies FIFA and the IOC have failed to show strong leadership after corruption and doping scandals, according to a European lawmakers group. More>>

Secret recordings emerge as key evidence at FIFA bribe trial

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Secret recordings made with help of onetime Brazilian sports marketing executive become key evidence at New York corruption trial of 3 former South American soccer officials. More>>

Shakhtar coach turns into Zorro after win over Man City

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Shakhtar Donetsk advanced to the knockout stage of the Champions League with a 2-1 victory over Manchester City on Wednesday, ending the English club's unbeaten record in all competitions this season. More>>

Ronaldo sets another record as Madrid defeats Dortmund 3-2

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Cristiano Ronaldo added to his Champions League tally by scoring a first-half goal in Real Madrid's 3-2 win over Borussia Dortmund in Group H. More>>

Coutinho scores 3, Liverpool routs Spartak 7-0 in CL

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Philippe Coutinho scored a hat trick as Liverpool thrashed Spartak Moscow 7-0 to clinch first place in its Champions League group and become the fifth English team to qualify for the last 16. More>>

Already through, Besiktas beats Leipzig in Champions League

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Leipzig's Champions League debut has ended with a 2-1 defeat at home to group winner Besiktas. More>>

Aboubakar scores 2 as Porto routs Monaco 5-2 to advance

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Vincent Aboubakar scores twice to ensure Porto reach the knockout stage of the Champions League with a resounding 5-2 win against Monaco. More>>

Sevilla draws at Maribor to make last 16 of Champions League

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Sevilla clinched the runner-up spot in Group E and qualified for the knockout phase of the Champions League with a 1-1 draw at Maribor on Wednesday. More>>

IOC: Russians can compete at Olympics, but without flag

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The IOC executive board is meeting to decide if Russian athletes can compete at the upcoming Pyeongchang Olympics despite evidence that the country ran an orchestrated doping program at the 2014 Sochi Games. More>>

The Latest: Pyeongchang organizers respect IOC decision

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The IOC's medical director says Russian athletes are "particularly emphasized" in targeted doping tests on athletes preparing for the Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

Olympic ban for Russia's World Cup organizing chief

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The International Olympic Committee has handed a lifetime ban to Vitaly Mutko, the Sports Minister during the time of the Sochi Olympics, who is now in charge of Russia's World Cup preparations. More>>

Soccer exec Kathy Carter announces bid as USSF president

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Kathy Carter has formally declared that she is a candidate for president of U.S. Soccer Federation. More>>

Gulati will not seek 4th term as US Soccer president

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U.S. Soccer Federation president Sunil Gulati will not seek a fourth term, announcing his decision two months after the Americans failed to qualify for next year's World Cup. More>>

Police: Soccer coach arrested with teen had started new job

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The lawyer for a 27-year-old soccer coach accused of running away with a teenage girl says his client wants to return to Florida as soon as possible to face charges. More>>

Brazilian businessman details FIFA bribery at US trial

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Brazilian businessman testifies he was in on $10 million bribe to buy influence of FIFA soccer official in granting commercial rights to Copa America tournament. More>>

Diego Valeri named MLS Most Valuable Player

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Portland's Diego Valeri has been named Major League Soccer's Most Valuable Player after leading the Timbers with 21 goals and 11 assists. More>>

Champions League group stage reaches climax

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Eight places in the Champions League's last 16 are still up for grabs heading into the final round of group games. More>>

Into 4th week of FIFA trial, prosecutors near end of case

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Prosecutors are close to concluding their case as the trial detailing widespread corruption in world soccer enters a fourth week. More>>

Chapecoense gets Copa Libertadores spot 1 year after tragedy

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Brazil's Chapecoense has secured a spot in the next edition of the Copa Libertadores tournament one year after a plane crash killed 19 of its players. More>>

Blasts fails to bring down upper section of Silverdome

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A partial implosion of the Silverdome has failed to bring down the upper section of the Detroit Lions' former home. More>>

'Pep Time': Silva the savior in another Man City late show

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Manchester City left it late to secure a 2-1 victory in the Premier League for the third time in a week and extend its historic winning run to 13 games. More>>

Kuwait parliament passes law addressing IOC, FIFA bans

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Kuwait's parliament has approved a proposed draft law that aims to ends the bans on the country by FIFA and the International Olympic Committee. More>>

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