1. Lionel Messi's 2016 Copa America, Rio Olympics Decision Revealed by Tata Martino

    Argentina coach Gerardo "Tata" Martino has said Lionel Messi understands his omission from his nation's bid for gold at the upcoming Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, and he will instead focus on the Copa America in the United States this June...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 1 month ago 5,650 reads 17 comments

  2. USMNT Watch: Jordan Morris Extends Scoring Streak for Seattle Sounders

    It was only a matter of time before Jordan Morris started striking the back of the net on a consistent basis for the Seattle Sounders. The Stanford University product netted his third tally in three matches for the Sounders on Saturday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 3,850 reads 4 comments

  3. USMNT Watch: Pulisic Scores for 2nd Straight Week as Copa Buzz Continues

    The buzz surrounding the next future star of the United States men's national soccer team continued this weekend as Christian Pulisic netted his second consecutive goal for Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 months ago 9,082 reads 26 comments

  4. Fact or Fiction: France Are Still Euro 2016 Favourites Without Karim Benzema

    Karim Benzema will be omitted from France's UEFA Euro 2016 squad. Benzema confirmed the news on Twitter, as translated by ESPN FC ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 1,329 reads 18 comments

  5. Karim Benzema Not Selected for France Euro 2016 Squad: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Karim Benzema will not feature at UEFA Euro 2016 this summer after it was confirmed on Wednesday that France coach Didier Deschamps won't select the Real Madrid striker...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 2 months ago 14,545 reads 82 comments

  6. USMNT Watch: Wood Bags Brace, Hyndman Nets Critical Winner

    One of the top stories in American soccer this year got even better on Friday, as Bobby Wood continued his fantastic season in front of the net for Union Berlin...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 months ago 4,945 reads 9 comments

  7. USA vs. Colombia Women's Soccer: Time, TV Info, Live Stream for Sunday Friendly

    Colombia face the unenviable task of facing the United States women's national team for the second time in four days on Sunday in an international friendly...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 months ago 5,903 reads 3 comments

  8. Why Harry Kane Not Wayne Rooney Should Be England's Attacking Spearhead

    Harry Kane's goal in England's 3-2 win over Germany satisfied on almost every level you could want as a football fan ( supporters of the losing home side excluded). The determination beating Thomas Muller to the loose penalty-area ball...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 3 months ago 2,725 reads 11 comments

  9. USA vs. Colombia Women's Soccer: 2016 Friendly Date, Time, TV Info, Live Stream

    The United States women's national soccer team will continue its preparations for the Summer Olympics with a doubleheader of friendly games against Colombia this week, the first ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 months ago 6,092 reads 4 comments

  10. USMNT Watch: Miazga Makes 1st Chelsea Start, Pulisic Impacts Dortmund's Win

    After a rocky week on the international stage, the United States men's national team received a needed boost in the youth department in Europe on Saturday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 months ago 6,768 reads 10 comments

  11. Lionel Messi Left in His Pants After Giving Away Clothes as Souvenirs

    It was a successful international break for Argentina, who recently beat both Chile and Bolivia in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers to significantly improve their chances of making the tournament...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 3 months ago 9,649 reads 9 comments

  12. Improving and Evolving England Give Roy Hodgson Time to Tinker with His Squad

    After the delight of Berlin, the frustration of Wembley Stadium. It’s the nature of international football that far too much is read into far too little, but what England’s games ...

    Jonathan Wilson Written by Jonathan Wilson about 3 months ago 5,170 reads 13 comments

  13. Danish U17 Player Scores 25-Foot Winner with His Butt

    In terms of footballing bucket lists, Nicklas Jakobsen crossed a unique one off his list. And all he had to do was jump in the path of a cleared ball and likely receive a big bruise on his butt...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 months ago 2,765 reads 1 comments

  14. Commanding Win over Guatemala Is Just Short-Term Fix for USMNT's Struggles

    COLUMBUS, OH — From the time the first whistle blew on Tuesday night at Mapfre Stadium, the United States men's national team experienced a comforting feeling inside the home of the Columbus Crew ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 months ago 4,895 reads 12 comments

  15. Paraguay Draw Leaves Dunga's Brazil on World Cup Back Foot and in Need of Change

    The pressure continues to mount on Dunga after his Brazil drew 2-2 at Paraguay on Tuesday, a result that hardly even seemed possible for the Selecao with 15 minutes left...

    Michael Cummings Written by Michael Cummings about 3 months ago 3,931 reads 18 comments

  16. Dejan Lovren Slammed by Croatia Boss Ante Cacic over Hungary Warm-Up

    Croatia national team manager Ante Cacic has criticised Liverpool star Dejan Lovren for his behaviour during the 1-1 draw against Hungary on Saturday, after the centre-back returned to the substitutes' bench early when asked to warm up...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 3 months ago 7,913 reads 9 comments

  17. France Future Looks Bright Under Didier Deschamps' Newfound Openness

    "I built the best squad. I did not pick the 23 best French players." Those were the words of France boss Didier Deschamps when he announced his squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup , via ESPN FC 's Pablo S...

    Andrew Gibney Written by Andrew Gibney about 3 months ago 2,614 reads 5 comments

  18. Dani Alves Rescues Brazil with Late Equaliser vs. Paraguay

    Brazil left it late to claim a point in their 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier with Paraguay on Tuesday, Dani Alves providing the heroics with a 92nd-minute equaliser...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 3 months ago 9,046 reads 8 comments

  19. Germany Still Have Questions to Answer Despite Big Win over Italy

    No, Germany's UEFA Euro 2016 campaign wasn't doomed after they blew a 2-0 lead over England at the weekend. And no, the campaign isn't back on track after they beat Italy 4-1 on Tuesday...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 2,432 reads 6 comments

  20. Lionel Messi Scores Penalty as Argentina Beat Bolivia in World Cup Qualifier

    Lionel Messi was at his sparkling best on Tuesday as Argentina claimed a key 2-0 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying win over Bolivia in Cordoba...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 3 months ago 9,202 reads 18 comments

  21. Wayne Rooney Says His Son Wants a Jamie Vardy England Shirt

    Even Rooney is a Jamie Vardy fan. But no, we don't mean Wayne. The Manchester United striker, who missed England's defeat to the Netherlands on Tuesday through injury, was speaking ...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 3 months ago 6,123 reads 3 comments

  22. Italy's Crushing Germany Loss Highlights Poor Decision-Making from Antonio Conte

    There is nothing like a crushing defeat to generate real perspective. In this sense, Italy’s dispiriting 4-1 loss to Germany on Tuesday night could be viewed as a blessing in disguise...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 3 months ago 2,637 reads 23 comments

  23. England Have It All to Shout About Ahead of Euro 2016 Despite Netherlands Loss

    The response to defeating Germany in their own backyard on Friday was for England to not get carried away. Now they've been on the receiving end of a late comeback and a defeat at home, Roy Hodgson 's men need to do the same...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 3 months ago 11,706 reads 17 comments

  24. Veterans Beckerman, Cameron Help Calm USMNT in Vital Win over Guatemala

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — In dire straits in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying, the United States men's national team turned to a few veterans to get back on track...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 months ago 88,525 reads 24 comments

  25. Paraguay vs. Brazil: Winners and Losers from World Cup Qualifier

    Dani Alves spared Brazil's blushes with a late goal that secured a 2-2 draw with Paraguay on Tuesday night in South American qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup...

    Michael Cummings Written by Michael Cummings about 3 months ago 2,159 reads 3 comments