Soccer

Former Chinese soccer player Hao allies with party critic

Retired Chinese soccer player Hao Haidong has angered the country’s leadership by allying himself with an eccentric billionaire who has called for the downfall of the Communist government

The Latest: Chelsea declared Women’s Super Leag…

Chelsea has been declared Women’s Super League champion after the season was stopped because of the coronavirus pandemic

The Latest: Detroit Pistons set to reopen…

The Detroit Pistons are set to reopen their practice facility, starting Thursday

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MLS, players reach new labor deal, to resume with…

Major League Soccer and its players’ union have reached an agreement that paves the way for a tournament in Florida after the season was suspended by the coronavirus pandemic

Dinosaur's Last Meal Preserved Down to the Cells

Scientists say they've uncovered the "best-preserved dinosaur stomach ever found to date," offering an unprecedented look at a 110-million-year-old chewed salad. It's extremely rare to find a preserved dinosaur stomach, and even rarer to find one with much evidence of diet. But the soccer-ball-size stomach of this armored dinosaur, a...

The Latest: 75 Penn State football players to…

Penn State will begin bringing some students back to campus Monday, including 75 football players

'We won't tolerate': Sports world unites behind…

Sports stars around the world dismayed by the death of George Floyd and inspired by the actions of Colin Kaepernick have come together in support of those seeking change in the United States

The Latest: Bowling Green saves baseball program…

Bowling Green has saved its baseball program, which had been cut due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Torino and Parma to kick off Italian soccer's…

Torino’s match at home to Parma on June 20 will be the first Serie A match when Italy’s top soccer league resumes with a match almost every day until Aug. 2

Fortunes of Berlin clubs changed by Bundesliga's…

The Bundesliga’s break has changed the fortunes of the Berlin clubs

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Full squad training resumes in Spain ahead of…

Spanish clubs have resumed full squad training to begin the final stage of preparations for the return to competition

The Latest: Australia rugby league tour of…

The first England-Australia rugby league series in 17 years has been canceled

Analysis: Soccer out of touch suppressing on-field activism

European soccer's anti-discrimination group says it was wrong for the referee to book Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho for removing his jersey to reveal a handwritten “Justice for George Floyd” message during a Bundesliga game

Future of stadiums, arenas promises high tech, low capacity

The coronavirus pandemic is slowly releasing its grip on the sports world

Mets' Alonso: 'I will not remain silent' on…

New York Mets star Pete Alonso is the latest high-profile athlete to speak out against racial injustice in the wake of the death of George Floyd

Icardi's arrival at PSG could push Cavani to look…

Prolific striker Mauro Icardi’s arrival at French champion Paris Saint-Germain on a four-year deal raises doubts as to record scorer Edinson Cavani’s future at the club

Valencia 'surprised' at Atalanta coach's virus…

The coach of Italian soccer club Atalanta says he acquired COVID-19 and was concerned for his life mid-March

Spanish soccer league to resume full team training

The Spanish league says full team training sessions will resume Monday ahead of the first match to be played following the coronavirus stoppage

Ukraine's soccer restart disrupted by positive tests

The Ukrainian Premier League has restarted but one game was called off when an unspecified number of soccer players and staff tested positive for the coronavirus

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The Latest: No positive results in EPL latest…

There have been no positive results from the Premier League’s latest round of COVID-19 testing

Premier League cleared by government to pursue…

The Premier League has been given government approval to press ahead with its June 17 restart although players will have to stay apart during goal celebrations and disputes to maintain social distancing

Regulator freezes accounts of Mexico's Cruz Azul soccer team

Mexico's anti-money laundering agency has frozen the personal accounts of some of the top directors of first-division soccer team Cruz Azul, saying that "unusual movements were detected" in bank transactions