Spartak punished over racist abuse of Hulk

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Spartak Moscow fans have been banned from their team's Russian league game this weekend after supporters racially abused Zenit St. Petersburg's Brazil striker Hulk.

Wambach, players file lawsuit over World Cup turf

| |Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Dissatisfied with the response of soccer's governing body, American soccer star Abby Wambach and a group of elite national players made good on their promise to bring legal action over plans to play the 2015 Women's World Cup on artificial turf.

Monaco and Zenit draw 0-0 in Champs League

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Monaco managed to hold Zenit St. Petersburg to a 0-0 draw in Group C of the Champions League on Wednesday after both sides failed to take their chances.

US women's soccer to play in tournament in Brazil

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

The U.S. women's soccer team will play four games in a tournament in Brazil in December.

Inter looking to bounce back in Europa League

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Inter Milan is looking to bounce back from a 4-1 home thrashing by Cagliari last weekend when the Serie A side hosts Azerbaijani club Qarabag in the Europa League on Thursday.

MLS fines 2 players, Real Salt Lake coach

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Sporting KC defender Igor Juliao and Colorado Rapids midfielder Carlos Alvarez have been fined undisclosed amounts by Major League Soccer.

Olympiakos fans clash with police at Malmo airport

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Swedish police say Olympiakos fans scuffled with police and security guards upon arrival at Malmo Airport ahead of a Champions League match against Malmo FF on Wednesday.

Bordeaux captain Sane out for up to 7 weeks

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Bordeaux captain Lamine Sane will be out for up to seven weeks after surgery on his right knee on Wednesday.

Westn Sydney into 1st Asian Champions League final

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Western Sydney Wanderers reached the Asian Champions League final for the first time with a 2-0 victory over FC Seoul on Wednesday, just two years after the team was founded.

Experienced Plasil, Sivok return to Czech squad

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

The Czech Republic has been strengthened by the recall of experienced players Jaroslav Plasil and Tomas Sivok for 2016 European Championship qualifiers at Turkey and Kazakhstan next week.