1. Spurs Winger Townsend Can See His Hopes for Brazil Ebbing Away

    Townsend signed a new four-year deal last October and is determined to fight for his place at the club he joined as an eight-year-old.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 13 days ago 450 reads 0 comments

  2. Scolari: '100 Percent Sure I Will Win the World Cup'

    Brazil head coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has insisted he is “100 percent sure” he will win the World Cup this summer...

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  3. Portugal Coach Bento Extends Contract

    Paulo Bento will remain as Portugal coach until the end of Euro 2016 after agreeing a two-year extension to his contract...

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  4. 10 Little-Known Facts About Manchester United's Mexico Forward Javier Hernandez

    There is no question that Javier Hernandez still has what it takes to score, but other than his knack for goalscoring, what else do we know about him? Sure, Manchester United bought ...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 13 days ago 2,609 reads 0 comments

  5. Video: ESPN Releases USMNT World Cup Promo, 'I Believe'

    Get excited for the World Cup, USMNT fans. ESPN has released its newest World Cup promotion featuring American fans, a sweaty Tim Howard and a goalscoring Landon Donovan with a simple message: "I believe...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 14 days ago 9,033 reads 6 comments

  6. Meet the Fans Who'll Drop Everything for a Month to Support USMNT

    Like many great ideas, this one came to be in a bar. Korey Donahoo and Justin Brunken would organize watch parties for the fans of the U.S. national team at local bars in Lincoln, Neb...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 14 days ago 93 reads 0 comments

  7. Lamela's Brazil Dream Still Alive After Nightmare at Tottenham

    Erik Lamela remains in contention for a place in Argentina's World Cup squad, despite a torrid first season at Tottenham.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 14 days ago 333 reads 0 comments

  8. Why Playing in MLS Should Help Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley in World Cup

    When Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley both initially made their returns to Major League Soccer, some United States men's national team fans became worried that playing in MLS would hurt their form heading into this summer's World Cup...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 14 days ago 4,735 reads 19 comments

  9. Hand of God Takes on Different Meaning for Brazil's Fred

    The striker, who is almost as famous for his off-field antics as his goals, is now a devout Christian but other members of his national squad are less inclined to discuss their leanings...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 14 days ago 399 reads 0 comments

  10. Phil Scolari Says Spanish Press Are Trying to Sabotage Neymar

    Brazil manager Luiz Felipe Scolari believes there is a conspiracy afoot! The 2002 World Cup winner is certain that the Spanish press are deliberately trying to unsettle Brazil and Barcelona ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 days ago 279 reads 0 comments

  11. Wambach: Players Not Behind Sermanni's Firing

    Abby Wambach quickly dismissed any notion that players on the U.S. women's soccer team were behind the surprise firing of coach Tom Sermanni...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 days ago 100 reads 0 comments

  12. Lloyd on Sermanni's Firing: 'I Was Shocked as Much as Everyone Else Was'

    Midfielder Carli Lloyd said Tom Sermanni's firing as U.S. women's national team coach caught her off guard just like so many others, including teammates...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 days ago 36 reads 0 comments

  13. Pele Blasts Brazil's Airports Ahead of World Cup Tournament

    Brazil's World Cup ambassador Pele says he's concerned about the country's outdated airports less than 10 weeks before the tournament begins...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 days ago 161 reads 0 comments

  14. Thorns' Riley Would Be Interested in Women's Job

    Paul Riley hasn't coached a game in the NWSL, and he is already being asked about a job that would potentially take him away from the defending champion Portland Thorns, whom he joined in December flowing the resignation of Cindy Parlow Cone...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 days ago 45 reads 0 comments

  15. Luiz Felipe Scolari Allows Brazil Players to Have Non-Acrobatic Sex at World Cup

    Brazil manager Luiz Felipe Scolari has laid down the law to his squad on sex during the 2014 World Cup, allowing "normal" relations, but forbidding anything (in his words) "acrobatic...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 14 days ago 17,512 reads 22 comments

  16. Sherwood Wants to See More from Paulinho

    Tottenham head coach Tim Sherwood has warned Paulinho he must work harder in training if he wants to force his way back into the first team...

    Brad Read Written by Brad Read about 15 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  17. Hodgson Says Young Talent Is Increasing Selection Pool

    Roy Hodgson believes his England selections have been made easier by an increasing talent pool playing in the Premier League...

    Brad Read Written by Brad Read about 15 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

  18. Italy's 5 Future Goalkeeping Stars

    Italy consistently manage to produce top-quality goalkeepers; it is part of their DNA. It is perhaps unthinkable to imagine the Azzurri without one...

    Richard Hall Written by Richard Hall about 15 days ago 2,738 reads 12 comments

  19. Why the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil Can Still Be the Best Ever

    As we enter the final few months of the buildup to the 2014 World Cup, we’ve heard much about the current state of host nation Brazil and how behind it still is in terms of ...

    Vince Siu Written by Vince Siu about 15 days ago 6,124 reads 5 comments

  20. Luis Felipe Scolari Bans Brazil Players from Indulging in 'Acrobatic Sex'

    With the 2014 World Cup beginning to crown on the horizon, Brazil coach Luis Felipe Scolari has admitted that while he's not overly worried about his players engaging in sexy times ...

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  21. Donovan Accepts Whatever Role Klinsmann Assigns

    During the previous three World Cups, no player has meant more to the U.S. team than Landon Donovan, the team's all-time leading goal scorer and assists leader. However, when the team heads to Brazil in June, expect his role to be far different...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 15 days ago 55 reads 0 comments

  22. Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic: Croatia's Terrifying Midfield Axis

    On the surface of things, Croatia’s double playmaker midfield looks very promising. But underneath lies a true conundrum—and how manager Niko Kovac attempts to solve it ...

    Aleksandar Holiga Written by Aleksandar Holiga about 15 days ago 13,943 reads 10 comments

  23. England and Ireland Announce Friendly Showdown in Dublin for June 2015

    England will travel to Dublin for an enticing fixture with the Republic of Ireland on June 7, 2015, announced by the FAI : The Three Lions journey across the Irish sea in preparation for their Euro 2016 campaign...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 15 days ago 2,258 reads 1 comments

  24. Adrian Durham: Hodgson should pick Stones and Flanagan for World Cup

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 15 days ago 1,128 reads 0 comments

  25. England, Ireland Set for June 2015 Friendly

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 15 days ago 33 reads 0 comments