Assistant soccer coach hired at UALR

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

Bri Garcia has been hired as an assistant coach for the University of Arkansas at Little Rock soccer team.

US movie theaters to show Premier League games

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

Movie theaters around the U.S. will show live English soccer games on their big screens on Saturday mornings.

FIFA to support Sierra Leone match-fixing probe

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

FIFA is supporting a Sierra Leone Football Association investigation into claims that players tried to fix a World Cup qualifying match in 2008.

AP NewsBreak: Cities to meet with USOC about 2024

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

Leaders from the four U.S. cities in the running to bid for the 2024 Summer Games will meet with U.S. Olympic Committee leadership Friday in the first gathering to include representatives from all the major interested parties.

German gov't cool on call for Russia to lose WCup

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

The German government has responded coolly to calls from some members of Chancellor Angela Merkel's party for Russia to be stripped of the 2018 World Cup.

Loew confirms he will stay on as Germany coach

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

World Cup champion Joachim Loew says he will remain as Germany's coach through the 2016 European Championship.

Loew confirms he will stay on as Germany coach

| |Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

World Cup winner Joachim Loew will remain the Germany coach through the 2016 European Championship in France.

France defender Jeremy Mathieu signs for Barcelona

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

Barcelona says it has signed France defender Jeremy Mathieu on a four-year contract with an option to extend it for another season.

Reds beat Tokushima 2-0 to widen lead in J-League

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

The Urawa Reds beat Tokushima Vortis 2-0 and widened its lead in the J-League standings to four points over Sagan Tosu, which lost 1-0 to Kawasaki Frontale on Wednesday.

Dnipro says UEFA has moved Champions League match

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

UEFA has reacted to unrest in eastern Ukraine by moving the first leg of Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk's Champions League qualifier against FC Copenhagen.