5 substitutes interim rule in soccer extended by 1 year

ZURICH (AP) — An interim rule allowing soccer teams to use five substitutes per match during…

Japan out of 2023 Women’s WCup; Australia-NZ bid favored

TOKYO (AP) — Japan pulled out of bidding to host soccer’s 2023 Women’s World Cup on…

Phil Neville to leave England women’s coach’s job next year

LONDON (AP) — Phil Neville will step down from coaching the England women’s team when his…

UEFA postpones Women’s Euros to 2022, avoids Olympic clash

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — The Women’s European Championship in 2021 was postponed by one year on…

FIFA extends men’s age limit for Tokyo Olympics due to virus

GENEVA (AP) — FIFA has extended the age limit for the men’s soccer tournament at the…

Concussion substitutes could be trialed in Olympics soccer

HOLYWOOD, Northern Ireland (AP) — Concussion substitutes could be trialled in soccer at the Tokyo Olympics,…

Why is Dick Pound Trending on Twitter?

Matt Roberts/Getty Images Dick Pound, the longest serving member of the International Olympic Committee, became one…