Champ to chump: Midnight strikes for Cinderella Leicester's manager
February 23, 2017 - 12:34 PM
Leicester has fired Claudio Ranieri, nine months after the Italian coach guided the club to an improbable English Premier League triumph.
Champions League: Juventus beats undermanned FC Porto
February 22, 2017 - 3:32 PM
Two second-half substitutes came on and quickly scored as Juventus beat FC Porto 2-0 Wednesday after playing with an extra man for an hour in the Champions League round-of-16 first leg.
Coach John Herdman picks young squad to defend Algarve Cup in Portugal
February 22, 2017 - 7:53 AM
Captain Christine Sinclair leads a young roster featuring seven teenagers as Canada looks to defend its title at the Algarve Cup. John Herdman's fourth-ranked team leaves Thursday for Portugal and the 12-nation tournament that runs March 1-8. Canada defeated Brazil 2-1 in last year's final.
Champions League: Dazzling attacking highlights wild Man City win
February 21, 2017 - 3:20 PM
Manchester City scored three goals in 11 minutes to fight back for a 5-3 win over Monaco in a wild Champions League match full of dazzling attacking play and dreadful defending on Tuesday.
Canadian women's soccer team to play June home matches in Winnipeg, Toronto
February 21, 2017 - 9:13 AM
Canada last played No. 29 Costa Rica in February 2016 at the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament in Houston, winning 3-1 to secure its berth in Rio where it went on to win bronze.
Former Chelsea midfielder to lead Russian racism probe
February 21, 2017 - 7:08 AM
Former Chelsea midfielder Alexei Smertin has been put in charge of investigating soccer racism in Russia, despite previously appearing to deny it existed.
Impact's Chris Duvall turned to former NFL star for advice on life in Montreal
February 20, 2017 - 1:33 PM
In less than two hours in December, fullback Chris Duvall bounced from the New York Red Bulls to Minnesota United to the Montreal Impact. "It was an interesting day for sure," the 25-year-old Georgia native said of the Dec. 13 expansion draft.
Brazilian player in tears after racist chants in Serbia
February 20, 2017 - 8:23 AM
Partizan Belgrade midfielder Everton Luiz was in tears after persistent racist chants during his team's victory over Rad in the Serbian league.
Toronto FC adds Spanish attacking midfielder Victor Vazquez
February 20, 2017 - 7:36 AM
Toronto FC has landed a marquee attacking midfielder in Spain's Victor Vazquez. The 30-year-old was part of Barcelona's youth system and won Footballer of the Year honours in Belgium with Club Brugge in 2014-15.
Whitecaps lose key attacking options ahead of CONCACAF Champions League quarter-finals
February 19, 2017 - 4:11 PM
The Vancouver Whitecaps will be without four key attacking players for Wednesday's first leg of their CONCACAF Champions League quarter-final against the New York Red Bulls.
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