US to train at Stanford ahead of World Cup

|Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

The U.S. soccer team will train at Stanford University in Stanford, Calif., ahead of the World Cup.

US goalie Howard commits to Everton 2 more years

|Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

American goalkeeper Tim Howard has signed a two-year contract extension to stay with Everton until 2018.

Altidore's playing time a concern for Klinsmann

| |Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

Jozy Altidore's disappointing first season with England's Sunderland has less than a month remaining, and it appears as though the American's struggles for playing time aren't finished.

More than $1M in fake soccer gear seized in Ga.

|Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

U.S. Customs and Border Patrol officials say more than $1 million in counterfeit soccer merchandise destined for metro Atlanta has been seized in Savannah.

Real Madrid wins 19th Copa del Rey title

|Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

Gareth Bale raced down the field, avoided a defender and rolled the ball under goalkeeper Jose Pinto in the 90th minute, giving Real Madrid a 2-1 win over Barcelona on Wednesday night and its 19th Copa del Rey title.

Atlanta lands MLS expansion team for 2017

| |Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

Arthur Blank donned traditional soccer garb to mark his newest venture — an MLS team for Atlanta.

Soccer coming to Bravo, Syfy, Oxygen, CNBC, E!

|Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

Soccer is coming to some U.S. television networks better known for reality shows, dramas or financial news.

Sociedad coach Arrasate extends contract

|Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

Real Sociedad manager Jagoba Arrasate has agreed to a two-year contract extension that will keep him at the Basque club until the end of the 2015-16 season.

Atlanta soccer announcement planned Wednesday

|Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

Major League Soccer and Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed plan a "major announcement" Wednesday on a proposed expansion team to play in Atlanta's new downtown stadium.

Reus, Liverpool top of AP soccer poll

| |Tuesday, Apr. 15, 2014

Marco Reus leads the player vote for the second time, after scoring three goals in games against Real Madrid and Bayern Munich.