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Draw for African preliminaries for 2022 World Cup

The draw for the first round of African qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup was made in Cairo on Monday:…

FA to introduce ‘sin bins’ in grassroots soccer to tackle dissent

Temporary dismissals, popularly known as ‘sin bins’ in other sports, will be introduced across all levels of grassroots soccer in…

Trabzonspor lose CAS appeal over 2010-11 Turkish title

Trabzonspor’s hopes of overturning the outcome of the 2010-11 Turkish Super League, in which they finished runners-up to scandal-hit Fenerbahce,…

Toronto FC part ways with F Boyd

Forward Terrence Boyd signed with Hallescher FC of Germany’s third division after mutually parting ways with Major League Soccer’s Toronto…

EFL give Bolton and Bury Monday deadline to prove financial viability

Bolton Wanderers and Bury’s opening League One (third-tier) fixtures could be suspended if they do not furnish evidence of their…

Ronaldinho facing financial troubles in Brazil – report

A court in southern Brazil has forbidden ex-Barcelona striker Ronaldinho from selling 57 of his real estate properties due to…

New York City FC reap rewards of shared Manchester City vision

Manchester City’s dominance of English football is helping their affiliate clubs to be successful around the world, using their expertise…

Donadoni replaces Lopez Caro at Shenzhen helm

Former Italy head coach Roberto Donadoni has been appointed the new head coach of Shenzhen FC, the Chinese Super League…

Solskjaer’s son in Kristiansund squad for Man United friendly

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s son Noah could make his first-team debut against Manchester United after being included in the Kristiansund squad…

Jiangsu’s Inter links mean Bale could be Serie A bound

Gareth Bale’s rumoured move to Jiangsu Suning has become one of the biggest stories of the summer transfer window, but…

Former Man United defender Evra announces retirement

Former Manchester United left back Patrice Evra announced his retirement from soccer on Monday, bringing a trophy-laden 20-year career to…

Revs rout Orlando City, run unbeaten streak to 11

Gustavo Bou scored his second goal since his arrival in MLS earlier this month, Carles Gil had his team-leading eighth…

Anderlecht to toe Kompany line despite opening defeat

Vincent Kompany has said he will not be swayed from his plans to rebuild Anderlecht and will stick with a…

Lappalainen, Okwonkwo both score 2 as Impact rout Union

Lassi Lappalainen scored two goals in his Montreal debut and the Impact broke a four-game losing streak with a dominating…

Santos’ second-half brace lifts Crew over Red Bulls

One week after perhaps resurrecting their season, the Columbus Crew churned out another important result, beating the New York Red…

Inspired by Cruyff, De Jong keen to make mark at Barca

When Barcelona announced in January they had signed Frenkie de Jong from Ajax, the midfielder became the latest in an…

LAFC’s 4 goals in 12 minutes too much for Atlanta United

Los Angeles FC scored four goals in a 12-minute stretch of the first half, including one from Carlos Vela, the…

Valverde backs Griezmann to connect with Messi, Suarez

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde is confident new signing Antoine Griezmann will have no problems linking up with strike partners Lionel…

Paulinho strikes twice as Guangzhou go four points clear in CSL

A double from former Barcelona midfielder Paulinho earned Guangzhou Evergrande a 3-0 win over Beijing Renhe on Sunday to move…

Flamengo beat Botafogo 3-2 in fiery Rio derby

Flamengo came from behind to beat city rivals Botafogo 3-2 in a fiery contest in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday….

Benfica make it three wins from three in ICC

A deflected strike from Adel Taarabt was enough to ensure Benfica beat AC Milan 1-0 to finish their International Champions…

No separation for RSL, FC Dallas thanks to draw

Real Salt Lake missed a chance to move ahead of FC Dallas and pick up some breathing room in the…

Paredes, Valeri help Timbers crush Galaxy, 4-0

Cristhian Paredes and Diego Valeri electrified the 150th consecutive sellout crowd at Providence Park with late first-half goals, and the…

Minnesota draw with Whitecaps to extend unbeaten streak

Unable to deliver a finishing touch, Minnesota United FC still managed to extend its unbeaten streak to six games with…