1. Thierry Henry Appointed Belgium Assistant Coach: Latest Details and Reaction

    Former Arsenal and France striker Thierry Henry has been named as an assistant coach to Belgium manager Roberto Martinez. Martinez announced his first squad since taking on the job on Friday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 day ago 17,456 reads 14 comments

  2. Would Recalling John Terry to the England Squad Really Be Such a Bad Idea?

    While his frumpy, simplistic style might not make him terribly progressive, Sam Allardyce was appointed as England manager to take the team forward. After all, they couldn't fall any further following their dismal Euro 2016 showing...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 3 days ago 4,388 reads 30 comments

  3. Neymar Steps Down as Brazil Football Captain Following Rio 2016 Olympics

    Brazil forward Neymar will step down as the national team captain after leading his side to football gold at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 days ago 16,884 reads 45 comments

  4. USMNT Watch: Jozy Altidore Heating Up at Perfect Time for Toronto FC

    Saturday was a terrific night in Major League Soccer for the United States men's national team contingent. The performance that stuck out the most came from Jozy Altidore, who is working his way back to full fitness for Toronto FC ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 days ago 3,954 reads 1 comments

  5. Brazil's King Neymar Leads the Way as Hosts Deliver First Olympic Gold

    Neymar had started Brazil's march towards Olympic gold in the Maracana , and the Barcelona man was also there to finally end their quest...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 7 days ago 9,462 reads 54 comments

  6. English Football Must Learn Lessons from Team GB's Success at Rio Olympics

    With every medal hung round the neck of a British athlete in Rio de Janeiro , another entry is surely scrawled into the grand catalogue of notes the Football Association must be taking this summer...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 10 days ago 5,031 reads 12 comments

  7. After All the Gloom, Brazil Can Fulfill Olympic Dream and Gain World Cup Revenge

    From Neymar 's goal to open the scoring after just 15 seconds, to the late penalty notched by the captain in the dying moments, Brazil played with swagger and verve throughout their comprehensive Olympic semi-final victory over Honduras...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 10 days ago 3,278 reads 9 comments

  8. Improving Brazil Timing Their Olympic Gold Run to Perfection

    Hosting a major competition is no guarantee of taking home the big prize, as Brazil found out so painfully in 2014...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 12 days ago 1,921 reads 1 comments

  9. Time for Brazil to Become Heroines and Inspire a Nation to Greatness

    On Tuesday night, under the bright lights of the Maracana Stadium, Brazil take on Sweden for a place in the Olympic final of the women's football tournament. It is time for Brazil to go from hopefuls to heroines...

    Andrew Gibney Written by Andrew Gibney about 13 days ago 394 reads 0 comments

  10. USMNT Watch: Lynden Gooch Debuts for Sunderland, Carter-Vickers Staying at Spurs

    The young players in the United States men's national team talent pool made a ton of noise this weekend, especially in England...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 14 days ago 5,863 reads 2 comments

  11. Neymar's Magic Keeps Brazil on Course for Olympic Gold

    After a disappointing start, Brazil are just two games away from that long-awaited gold medal in Rio. And the host's Olympics chances received another timely boost with captain Neymar ...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 14 days ago 9,842 reads 29 comments

  12. Lionel Messi Officially Will Return to Argentina National Team

    Lionel Messi will return to international football after previously announcing his retirement, according to the Argentina FA. The governing body issued a statement regarding the icon's availability (h/t Eurosport )...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 15 days ago 15,101 reads 146 comments

  13. Gabigols! Brilliant Barbosa Stars as Brazil Recover Touch in Front of Goal

    With two goals from Gabriel Barbosa, Brazil stormed past Denmark 4-0 to clinch a needed win and keep their spluttering Olympic football campaign on track...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 16 days ago 5,379 reads 10 comments

  14. Lionel Messi Will Decline Argentina National Team Return, Says Diego Maradona

    Diego Maradona does not believe that Lionel Messi will come out of international retirement and make himself available again for the Argentina national team...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 17 days ago 14,607 reads 71 comments

  15. USA Stumbled Against Colombia, but It's Their Gold to Lose in Rio

    It's not easy being the best team in the world. Expectations rise, and targets are painted on your back. Apart from your own fans and a select few others, everyone is waiting for you to fail...

    Andrew Gibney Written by Andrew Gibney about 17 days ago 1,397 reads 2 comments

  16. Olympic Games Failure Highlights Argentina's Disastrous Grassroots Game

    The Argentinian Olympic football dream is no more. A 1-1 draw against Honduras sealed the nation's fate, leaving them marooned in third place in Group D and heading for an early trip home...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 17 days ago 6,112 reads 12 comments

  17. Brazil's Thiago Maia Is Olympic Soccer's Surprise Star so Far

    Brazil have had a tournament to forget so far, but they have one bright spark in the form of defensive midfielder Thiago Maia...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 19 days ago 4,029 reads 4 comments

  18. Manchester City's New Wonderkid Gabriel Jesus Fails to Find Feet in Olympics

    The Olympic Games was supposed to be the perfect stage for Gabriel Jesus to show his new employers just what he was capable of...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 19 days ago 3,986 reads 12 comments

  19. Angel Correa Takes Up Messi's Mantle as Argentina Get Olympic Bid Back on Track

    After enduring a disappointing start to their men's football campaign, the Argentina team needed a big result in their second match...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 20 days ago 4,139 reads 2 comments

  20. USMNT Watch: Bedoya Transfers to MLS, Rimando Breaks MLS Wins Record

    Most of the major news surrounding those in the United States men's national team talent pool in the last week came out of Major League Soccer...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 21 days ago 1,742 reads 5 comments

  21. Neymar and Brazil Make a Sluggish Start to Olympic Games Bid

    There is immense pressure on Neymar to come through and lead Brazil to their first-ever Olympic Games football gold. But judging on the evidence of the team's first run-out, both he and his team will have to improve fast to make that dream come true...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 23 days ago 3,306 reads 18 comments

  22. Lionel Messi Reportedly Set to Rejoin Argentinian National Team After Retirement

    Lionel Messi is reportedly set to return to Argentina's national side after announcing his retirement from international football in June...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 23 days ago 17,768 reads 94 comments

  23. Keys to Victory for US Women's National Team vs. France

    The United States women's national team face their toughest test of the group phase at the 2016 Summer Olympics on Saturday when they take on France at 4 p.m. ET...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 23 days ago 3,466 reads 4 comments

  24. 26 Nigerian Footballers Reportedly Fail Age Test After FIFA U17 World Cup Win

    Nigeria's 2015 FIFA U17 World Cup-winning squad has been rocked ahead of an U17 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier after almost half of their 60 tested players reportedly failed a mandatory MRI screening that establishes squad members' ages...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 24 days ago 2,144 reads 0 comments

  25. Brazil Fans Chant 'Zika' at USA Goalie Hope Solo After She Posted Repellent Pic

    On July 22, United States women’s national soccer team goalie Hope Solo showed the world her collection of insect repellent heading into the Rio Olympics...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 24 days ago 127,784 reads 34 comments