Coleen Rooney, Soccer Star’s Wife, Says Rebekah Vardy Leaked Details to Tabloid

LONDON — Coleen Rooney has largely lived in the shadow of her far more famous husband,…

Agent Group Solicits Donations to Sue FIFA Over Transfer Limits

An organization representing some of the world’s biggest agents has written to its members and urged…

FIFA and Premier League Document Saudi Link in BeIN Piracy Fight

An investigation financed by FIFA, two of its confederations and a group of top European soccer…

Play Now, Pay Later: How Loans Became Soccer’s Favored Accounting Tool

On the surface, Paris St.-Germain’s victory against Strasbourg in February 2018 was unremarkable. It was unusual…

A Transfer Market Parable

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When Soccer Is a Family Business

The list in the files at the headquarters of England’s Football Association is peppered with surnames…

Now Playing Everywhere: Soccer Nostalgia

MANCHESTER, England — The sleeves had to change. For the last five years, Arsenal’s jerseys were…

Manchester City Looks Unbeatable. These Coaches Know It’s Not.

MANCHESTER, England — Rafael Benítez is not the sort of coach who has ever seen a…

Seeking Soccer Talent, Club Executives Turn to Speed Dating

LONDON — It had all the hallmarks of an afternoon of speed dating. Strangers hoping to…

Manchester City Financial Inquiry Moves Closer to a Ruling

MANCHESTER, England — Manchester City, one of the biggest clubs in soccer and the Premier League…

On Soccer: Liverpool Learns That Great Isn’t Always Good Enough

LIVERPOOL, England — It seemed to start in the far corner of Anfield’s vertiginous Main Stand,…

On Soccer: Manchester City Wins Premier League Title, Raining Goals to Leave No Doubt

It will not be a cause of too much concern at Manchester City, as its players…

On Soccer: Inside a Premier League Title Race in Which No One Dared to Blink

MANCHESTER, England — In Pep Guardiola’s mind, it was over. As he trudged from the field…

U.K. Police Investigate Photo Said to Be of Soccer Striker Emiliano Sala’s Body

LONDON — The British police said on Sunday that they were investigating the online publication of…

Sporting: Hashtag United Is a Great Way to Fall in Love With Soccer

On weekend mornings from August to May, thousands of American soccer fans stuffed into $90 replica…