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  • FIFA closes racism case from Under-17 World Cup final

    FIFA closes racism case from Under-17 World Cup final

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:42 AM EDT2018-04-19 09:42:01 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:35 AM EDT2018-04-19 10:35:10 GMT
    FIFA has closed an investigation into a Spain player allegedly racially abusing an England opponent in the Under-17 World Cup final.
    FIFA has closed an investigation into a Spain player allegedly racially abusing an England opponent in the Under-17 World Cup final.
  • Animal rights groups slam bear use at Russian soccer match

    Animal rights groups slam bear use at Russian soccer match

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:20 AM EDT2018-04-17 10:20:05 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:26:26 GMT
    (FC Angusht Nazran youtube channel via AP). In this image taken from video provided by FC Angusht Nazran a bear performs before a Russian Second League soccer match between Angusht Nazran and Mashuk-KMV in Pyatigorsk, Russia on Sunday, April 15, 2018. ...(FC Angusht Nazran youtube channel via AP). In this image taken from video provided by FC Angusht Nazran a bear performs before a Russian Second League soccer match between Angusht Nazran and Mashuk-KMV in Pyatigorsk, Russia on Sunday, April 15, 2018. ...
    Animal rights groups have condemned the use of a bear that performed before a Russian soccer match.
    Animal rights groups have condemned the use of a bear that performed before a Russian soccer match.
  • Man City wins Premier League after United loses to West Brom

    Man City wins Premier League after United loses to West Brom

    Sunday, April 15 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-04-15 17:07:59 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 6:34 PM EDT2018-04-15 22:34:13 GMT
    (Nick Potts/PA via AP). West Bromwich Albion's Jay Rodriguez, left, celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game against Manchester United during the English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford, Manchester, England, Sunday April 15, 2018.(Nick Potts/PA via AP). West Bromwich Albion's Jay Rodriguez, left, celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game against Manchester United during the English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford, Manchester, England, Sunday April 15, 2018.
    Manchester City won the Premier League title without even playing on Sunday when nearest challenger Manchester United surprisingly lost 1-0 at home to last-place West Bromwich Albion.
    Manchester City won the Premier League title without even playing on Sunday when nearest challenger Manchester United surprisingly lost 1-0 at home to last-place West Bromwich Albion.
  • Qatar wants FIFA talks on logistics of a 48-team World Cup

    Qatar wants FIFA talks on logistics of a 48-team World Cup

    Saturday, April 14 2018 12:51 PM EDT2018-04-14 16:51:37 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-04-14 22:19:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Ruggiero). FIFA President Gianni Infantino speaks during the annual conference of the South American Football Confederation, CONMEBOL, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Thursday, April 12, 2018. The governing body of South American soccer ha...(AP Photo/Martin Ruggiero). FIFA President Gianni Infantino speaks during the annual conference of the South American Football Confederation, CONMEBOL, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Thursday, April 12, 2018. The governing body of South American soccer ha...
    Qatar wants talks with FIFA to discuss the logistics of increasing the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams.
    Qatar wants talks with FIFA to discuss the logistics of increasing the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams.
  • FIFA looks for $25 billion, 12-year deal for new tournaments

    FIFA looks for $25 billion, 12-year deal for new tournaments

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 6:04 AM EDT2018-04-11 10:04:13 GMT
    Wednesday, April 11 2018 12:10 PM EDT2018-04-11 16:10:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Saturday, Feb 22, 2014, Gianni Infantino gestures during a press conference at the Acropolis Convention Centre in Nice, southeastern France.  FIFA President Gianni Infantino wants to te...(AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Saturday, Feb 22, 2014, Gianni Infantino gestures during a press conference at the Acropolis Convention Centre in Nice, southeastern France. FIFA President Gianni Infantino wants to te...
    FIFA is planning to team up with Saudi Arabian, Chinese and American investors in a $25 billion, 12-year deal that could add two major international tournaments to an already crowded soccer calendar.
    FIFA is planning to team up with Saudi Arabian, Chinese and American investors in a $25 billion, 12-year deal that could add two major international tournaments to an already crowded soccer calendar.
  • Guardiola set to come up short again in Champions League

    Guardiola set to come up short again in Champions League

    Thursday, April 5 2018 6:46 AM EDT2018-04-05 10:46:07 GMT
    Thursday, April 5 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-04-05 16:41:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dave Thompson). Manchester City coach Josep Guardiola ahead of the Champions League quarter final first leg soccer match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, England, Wednesday, April 4, 2018.(AP Photo/Dave Thompson). Manchester City coach Josep Guardiola ahead of the Champions League quarter final first leg soccer match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, England, Wednesday, April 4, 2018.
    Pep Guardiola's wait for a third Champions League title looks set to extend to an eighth year after Manchester City lost at Liverpool 3-0 in the first leg of the quarterfinals.
    Pep Guardiola's wait for a third Champions League title looks set to extend to an eighth year after Manchester City lost at Liverpool 3-0 in the first leg of the quarterfinals.
  • UEFA charges Liverpool after Man City bus attacked

    UEFA charges Liverpool after Man City bus attacked

    Thursday, April 5 2018 10:06 AM EDT2018-04-05 14:06:14 GMT
    Thursday, April 5 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-04-05 14:07:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dave Thompson). A flare burns as fans try to see the Manchester City team bus as it arrives ahead of the Champions League quarter final first leg soccer match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, England, Wed...(AP Photo/Dave Thompson). A flare burns as fans try to see the Manchester City team bus as it arrives ahead of the Champions League quarter final first leg soccer match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, England, Wed...
    UEFA opened disciplinary proceedings against Liverpool after some of its fans attacked Manchester City's team bus on the journey into Anfield for their Champions League quarterfinal.
    UEFA opened disciplinary proceedings against Liverpool after some of its fans attacked Manchester City's team bus on the journey into Anfield for their Champions League quarterfinal.
  • 2 soccer fans travel from Auburn to Winnipeg for FIFA Women's World Cup

    2 soccer fans travel from Auburn to Winnipeg for FIFA Women's World Cup

    Tuesday, June 9 2015 3:06 PM EDT2015-06-09 19:06:46 GMT
    Tuesday, June 9 2015 4:28 PM EDT2015-06-09 20:28:11 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics)(Source: AP Graphics)
    The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada is thousands of miles away from east Alabama, but that didn't stop two women from diving those miles to see Team USA in action.
    The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada is thousands of miles away from east Alabama, but that didn't stop two women from diving those miles to see Team USA in action.
  • World Cup: Road to redemption begins with U.S. playing Australia

    World Cup: Road to redemption begins with U.S. playing Australia

    Monday, June 8 2015 3:29 PM EDT2015-06-08 19:29:35 GMT
    A four year wait ends tonight for the United States.Their World Cup experience gets underway Monday evening when they open against Australia in Winnipeg, Canada. The Stars and Stripes are grouped with the Aussies, Sweden and Nigeria in what's been termed the Group of Death.
    A four year wait ends tonight for the United States.Their World Cup experience gets underway Monday evening when they open against Australia in Winnipeg, Canada. The Stars and Stripes are grouped with the Aussies, Sweden and Nigeria in what's been termed the Group of Death.
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    2015 Women's World Cup Schedule

    2015 Women's World Cup Schedule

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