Soccer

Monday, the US Men's National Team defeated Ghana 2-1, after connecting on a corner kick in the 86th minute. The match was played in the Brazilian northeastern coastal city of Natal. Sunday, the US Men will take on Portugal, in the Amazon municipality of Manaus. During the US' extended stay in... Read More

28 soccer hooligans were arrested, late Monday night, after brawling near the Place de la Bastille in Paris. Fans of Paris Saint-Germain and Croatia's Dinamo Zagreb clashed on the night before the match, won by PSG 4-0. The Croatian fans had not been allowed to buy tickets to the Tuesday night... Read More

Voukefalas, a Greek amateur soccer club, has a new sponsor, two brothels named Villa Erotica and Soula's House of History. The houses of prostitution are owned by Madame Soula Alevridou, an avid fan of her local team, based in the city of Larissa.The squad, located in north central Greece, was cash... Read More

Joey Barton, of the English Premier League's Queens Park Rangers, explained to the London tabloid, The Sun, why he lost his temper in a recent soccer match against his former club Manchester City:   "My inner chimp doesn't work well with injustice."

It was widely expected and assumed that David Beckham would be one of the three overage players named to the British Olympic soccer team. Olympic rules state that the 18 players on the squad must be 23 or younger, other than the selected group of three.  After all, Beckham is the most... Read More

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