Players describe punch that killed soccer referee

| |Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

A soccer referee who was fatally punched by a player during a recreational game in suburban Detroit did not expect the attack, one of the player's teammates testified Wednesday.

Minnesota stadium installs grass for soccer match

|Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

The University of Minnesota's stadium is getting a grassy makeover in preparation for an international soccer match.

Fans invade field, disrupt Roma-Real Madrid match

|Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

About 20 men, one waving a Palestinian flag, ran on the field in the 87th minute of Roma's 1-0 win over Real Madrid at the Cotton Bowl on Tuesday.

Fans run on field in Real Madrid-AS Roma match

|Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

Approximately 20 fans ran on the field in the 87th minute of AS Roma's 1-0 victory over Real Madrid at the Cotton Bowl on Tuesday night, disrupting play in the International Champions Cup match.

Man U defeats Inter on penalties after 0-0 draw

| |Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

Louis Van Gaal said Manchester United's performance in Tuesday night's scoreless draw against Inter Milan was better than each of his team's previous preseason games.

FC Dallas trades Jacobson to expansion New York

|Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

FC Dallas has traded midfielder Andrew Jacobson to expansion New York City FC for a third-round pick in the 2016 MLS SuperDraft.

Sabella expected to leave as Argentina's coach

|Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella is expected to resign Wednesday, ending weeks of speculation about his future following his country's loss in the World Cup final.

Scolari back with Brazil club Gremio for 3rd stint

|Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

Luiz Felipe Scolari is returning to Gremio for his third coaching stint with the Brazilian club two weeks after resigning as Brazil's national coach.

Scolari returns to Gremio for third stint

|Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

Luiz Felipe Scolari, who resigned two weeks ago as Brazil coach, is returning to Gremio for his third stint in charge of the Brazilian team.

Vegas illegal betting suspects freed from custody

|Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

A wealthy Malaysian businessman who was charged in a World Cup betting scheme has been let out of jail after his poker-star friends posted his bail and immigration officials cleared his release.