Chelsea vs. Tottenham Hotspur – Football Match Report – August 4, 2021

Tottenham Hotspur fought back from two goals down to earn a 2-2 against Chelsea in an entertaining pre-season friendly at Stamford Bridge. A brace from Blues winger Hakim Ziyech gave last season’s... Read more »

Barcelona boosted in Lionel Messi contract saga as LaLiga announces €2.7bn deal

7:16 AM ET Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Barcelona’s bid to register Lionel Messi’s new contract with LaLiga has been handed a boost after the league announced a cash injection of €2.7 billion... Read more »

FIFA wants Uruguay to remove two of four ‘World Cup’ stars on shirt

Uruguay are determined to prove that the four stars on their crest correspond to four World titles won. Puma, sponsors of the Uruguay national teams, communicated on Tuesday to the Uruguay Football... Read more »

Louis van Gaal named Netherlands coach for third time

Louis van Gaal been appointed as the Netherlands manager for the third time, the KNVB have announced. Van Gaal replaces Frank De Boer, who left the role of Netherlands boss in June... Read more »

Sweden, Canada ask for women’s gold-medal match to be moved

Sweden have objected to the start time for the women’s gold-medal match. Photo by Pete Dovgan/Speed Media Sweden and Canada have asked Olympic organisers to move what is expected to be a hotly... Read more »

Chelsea coming back to Inter Milan with new Romelu Lukaku offer

The summer transfer window is into its final month for the major European leagues, which means the biggest clubs are looking to make a splash in the market before the new season... Read more »

Messi, Griezmann and the attack, who pairs with Pique heading into new season

11:26 AM ET Sam Marsden Moises Llorens It’s been another summer of drama at Barcelona. There’s still uncertainty over the coach’s future, their star player left (and still hasn’t technically returned), LaLiga... Read more »

Catarina Macario followed her family’s dream to become a USWNT international and Olympian

Trying out for a spot on a travel soccer team can be intimidating for a young girl. But for 12-year-old Catarina Macario, “intimidating” didn’t cover it. Her father had made the decision... Read more »

Mexico U23 vs. Brazil U23 – Football Match Report – August 3, 2021

Reinier celebrates after scoring Brazil’s winning penalty against Mexico. Buda Mendes/Getty Images Defending champions Brazil beat Mexico 4-1 on penalties in their men’s Olympic football semifinal in Saitama on Tuesday following a 0-0... Read more »

U.S. win, Mexico woe and other tournament takeaways

The Gold Cup is complete, and after a topsy-turvy, 120-minute battle in Las Vegas on Sunday night, Gregg Berhalter’s U.S. team walked away deserving winners over rivals Mexico and made it two... Read more »