D.C. United cleared the final hurdle in a decade-long push to build a Major League Soccer stadium in the District, receiving unanimous approval from the city’s zoning commission.
D.C. United announced Wednesday that Audi of America will be the naming partner for the club’s 20,000-seat venue, scheduled to open in mid-2018.
Preparing for a new challenge at Manchester City, FIFA player of the year Carli Lloyd is relishing the chance to improve her game.
The United States had just one shot of target against a young Serbia team on Sunday, the first game for the Americans since Jurgen Klinsmann was fired after a pair of losses in World Cup qualifiers in November and replaced by Arena.
ian Harkes, the nation’s top college soccer player in 2016, signs with hometown D.C. United.
FIFA will expand the World Cup to 48 teams, adding 16 extra nations to the 2026 tournament which is likely to be held in North America.
Cristiano Ronaldo received FIFA’s best player award for the fourth time on Monday, after Portugal and Real Madrid won both major European titles in 2016. Lloyd won despite Germany midfielder Melanie Behringer playing on the Olympic gold medal-winning team.
There may be some argument as to whether 1997 was the worst year of pro sports within the boundaries of the city. But I don’t see how. There were no professional sports in the District in 1997.
If you ever tune into a FC Barcelona soccer game, you will surely see something incredible from Lionel Messi.
Seriously, who are these people?
In January, an image of 6-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi went viral. It featured him in a Lionel Messi jersey made out of a plastic bag and marker.
Simultaneous tear-filled tributes were held at packed stadiums in Colombia and Brazil for the victims of this week’s air tragedy that claimed 71 lives when a chartered plane crashed while ferrying a scrappy, small-town soccer team to the finals of a prestigious South American tournament.