Veteran forward Salomon Kalou joins Brazil’s Botafogo

SAO PAULO (AP) — Former Ivory Coast forward Salomon Kalou has joined Brazilian club Botafogo after…

Bedoya scores, Union tops NYCFC 1-0 for 1st win of season

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Alejandro Bedoya scored in the 63rd minute and the Philadelphia…

Bedoya scores, Philadelphia downs NYCFC 1-0

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Alejandro Bedoya scored in the 63rd minute and the Philadelphia…

Mourinho bemoans Spurs mentality after VAR frustration

LONDON (AP) — Tottenham was denied an equalizer by a disputed VAR decision before losing 3-1…

Leverkusen’s Paulinho out of German Cup final, Europa League

LEVERKUSEN, Germany (AP) — Bayer Leverkusen will be without forward Paulinho for the German Cup final…

Veteran Brazilian midfielder Juninho retires from LA Galaxy

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Veteran Brazilian midfielder Juninho has retired with the LA Galaxy. The Galaxy…

Martinelli adds to Arsenal’s injury woes

LONDON (AP) — Arsenal’s injury woes intensified when young forward Gabriel Martinelli was ruled out for…

CSKA Moscow fined for racial abuse of Zenit player Malcom

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian soccer club CSKA Moscow was fined 100,000 rubles ($1,460) on Tuesday after…

Marcelo takes a knee as Madrid wins at its training center

MADRID (AP) — Playing a home game but not at its famed Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, Real…

Brazil withdraws bid to host 2023 Women’s World Cup

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil withdrew its bid to host the 2023 Women’s World Cup, arguing…

Brazil’s Fred completes charity ride to join new club in Rio

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian striker Fred completed a 600-kilometer (370-mile) charity bicycle ride when…

Kaká calls Ronaldo best player he’s ever played with, discusses time in MLS and life after soccer

Video Details May 29, 2020 at 5:28p ET | Soccer | Duration: 5:33 Brazilian football legend…

42-year-old Brazilian veteran Formiga signs deal with PSG

PARIS (AP) — Brazilian veteran Formiga signed a contract extension with French club Paris Saint-Germain on…

Brazilian footballers want health assurances before restart

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian footballers are calling on health authorities to give them better assurances…

Ronaldinho to leave jail for luxury hotel house arrest

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Retired soccer star Ronaldinho was released from a high-security jail in Paraguay…

FIFA challenged at court by Brazil’s Teixeira, English FA

GENEVA (AP) — FIFA rulings are being challenged at the Court of Arbitration for Sport by…

Facebook removes Bolsonaro post touting anti-malaria drug as effective coronavirus treatment

Facebook made the decision to censor Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro by removing a video the company…

Prison sentence of Brazil soccer executive Marin cut short

NEW YORK (AP) — The former head of Brazilian soccer was granted compassionate release from a…

Pelé’s brother Zoca dies at 77 after fight with cancer

SAO PAULO, Brazil (AP) — Brazilian soccer club Santos says that Pelé’s brother, who was known…

Handcuffed Ronaldinho and brother appear in Paraguayan court

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Former soccer star Ronaldinho and his brother were taken in handcuffs to…