Disgraced FIFA President Sepp Blatter, about to step down, still won’t reveal the salaries of the soccer federation’s officials, said to be exorbitant.
Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios said Olympic swimming legend Dawn Fraser was a “blatant racist,” after she blasted him for giving up at Wimbledon.
American Chuck Blazer was banned for life by FIFA’s ethics committee on July 8 for widespread corruption, finally ending his bribe-ridden career.
RIO DE JANEIRO — The extension of a subway line to the Olympic Park may not be ready before the games start August 2016, […]
Carli Lloyd scored three times as the U.S. women routed defending champion Japan 5-2 for the Americans’ first World Cup championship since 1999.
The U.S. women’s soccer team will get chance in the World Cup final on July 5 to avenge its only loss to Japan, in the 2011 championship game.
Goalkeeper Claudio Bravo made a save and Alexis Sanchez got the winning penalty shot as Chile defeated Argentina, 4-1 in the Copa America final.
Carli Lloyd’s penalty kick got the United States started and the Americans beat Germany, 2-0 in the Women’s World Cup semi.
The Women’s World Cup semifinal clash between top-ranked Germany and the second-ranked US features two top goalies: Nadine Angerer and Hope Solo.