NWSL players kneel during the national anthem

Players for the Portland Thorns and the North Carolina Courage knelt during the national anthem Saturday…

Rapinoe, Press among players opting out of NWSL tournament

U.S. national team players Megan Rapinoe, Tobin Heath and Christen Press have opted out of the…

The EPL is officially back, and Marcus Rashford’s leadership makes its return even more special

There are two halves to Manchester, in England’s north west, that are separated not by a…

Dallas defender Hollingshead fosters baby amid pandemic

With two children of their own, FC Dallas defender Ryan Hollingshead and his wife, Taylor, wanted…

Alex Morgan gives birth to girl 3 days before Mother’s Day

U.S. national soccer team star Alex Morgan has become a mom just in time for Mother’s…

Brazilian footballers want health assurances before restart

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

Players of Spanish team Eibar ‘afraid’ of soccer’s return

MADRID (AP) — Players and coaches at Spanish soccer club Eibar are deeply worried about playing…

MLS goalkeeper moonlights as children’s book author

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jeff Attinella is unique in that he’s the only MLS goalkeeper who…

Ibrahimović sets up fundraiser for Italian hospitals

MILAN (AP) — AC Milan forward Zlatan Ibrahimović set up an online fundraiser on Wednesday to…

Love in the time of coronavirus

Maybe we need each other more than we thought.

Tim Howard ends retirement to play for second-tier Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Retirement did not last long for former U.S. national team goalkeeper Tim…

The Superdelegates Are Nervous

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Grealish the beating heart of underdog Villa in cup final

Prince William leaned back, looked up and squirmed a little in his seat. Aston Villa’s most…

It’s a Bird … It’s a Plane …

Hi. Welcome to On Politics, your guide to the day in national politics. I’m Lisa Lerer,…

It’s a Bird … It’s a Plane …

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For Napoli fans, the team is a religion and Maradona is god

NAPLES, Italy (AP) — When Lionel Messi climbs up the steps from the moat surrounding the…

Deadline Day: Man United bids for King, Arsenal signs Soares

LONDON (AP) — Manchester United’s business in the January transfer window might not be finished. On…

Deadline Day: Man United makes bid for striker Josh King

LONDON (AP) — Manchester United’s business in the January transfer window might not be finished. On…

Unloved Leipzig aims to break Bayern’s hold on Bundesliga

DÜSSELDORF, Germany (AP) — When one club has won the league title seven years in a…

At Barcelona, Setién to lead the club he has long admired

MADRID (AP) — Before a match against Barcelona at the Camp Nou more than a year…