A recreational soccer player pleaded guilty Friday in the one-punch killing of a referee in a deal with prosecutors that calls for him to serve up to 15 years in prison.
Aguilar, the first-round pick by D.C. United last month, left Juarez as an 11-year-old and blossomed into an elite soccer player while growing up in northern California.
FIFA will not reopen the vote for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups and will publish at least some of the confidential report into the bidding process, President Sepp Blatter said Friday.
The city council on Wednesday unanimously passed legislation to build a 20,000- to 25,000-seat soccer-specific stadium at the Buzzard Point property in Southwest — ending D.C. United’s decade-plus search for a permanent home.
The Cavaliers beat UCLA 4-2 on penalty kicks after a scoreless tie to earn the NCAA title Sunday.
Seeking its third title but first since 1999, the top-ranked U.S. will start Group D against 10th-ranked Australia on June 8 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Retired soccer star David Beckham and his 15-year-old son, Brooklyn, reportedly escaped serious injury after being in a car crash Saturday in London.
A Brazilian hospital says soccer great Pele isn’t showing signs of the urinary tract infection that prompted his hospitalization this week.
Messi’s total of 74 in just 91 matches broke the old record of 71 set by Raul, who needed 142 matches to reach that figure.
The defeat left Jurgen Klinsmann’s team winless in its last four games since reaching the second round of the World Cup.
The D.C. United goalkeeper replaces Brad Guzan for Tuesday’s game and will make his second appearance for the U.S. national team.
It is his first coaching job since being fired by Manchester United last season after less than a year in charge, having succeeded Alex Ferguson after his retirement.