Galaxy sign defender De La Garza to extension

|Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

The Los Angeles Galaxy has signed veteran defender A.J. De La Garza to a multi-year contract extension.

Platini mulls allowing only women, kids at games

| |Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

UEFA President Michel Platini is mulling whether to allow only women and children into matches rather than completely closing stadiums as punishment for supporters' racist abuse.

Ex-player jailed for impersonating Chelsea player

|Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

A failed footballer, who lived a luxury lifestyle after pretending to be Chelsea player, has been jailed for four years.

Platini, African confederation in spat over Ebola

|Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

UEFA President Michel Platini is demanding that the Confederation of African Football withdraws an "insulting" statement that claimed the Frenchman was interfering in its affairs over Ebola.

Platini, African confederation in spat over Ebola

| |Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

UEFA President Michel Platini became involved in a spat with the Confederation of African Football over Ebola on Wednesday, with the Frenchman demanding an apology from CAF for getting comments he made in a television interview wrong and "insulting" him.

Kashiwa beats Gamba Osaka 1-0 in J-League

|Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Tetsuro Ota scored in the 90th minute as Kashiwa Reysol beat Gamba Osaka 1-0, ending the former Asian Champion's seven-game winning streak in the J-League on Wednesday.

Platini mulls allowing only women, kids at games

| |Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

UEFA President Michel Platini is mulling whether to allow only women and children into matches rather than completely closing stadiums as punishment for supporters' racist abuse.

Leverkusen ordered to repay $20.3M from ex-sponsor

|Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

A court has ruled that Bayer Leverkusen must pay back 15.9 million euros ($20.3 million) to the insolvency administrator of a former sponsor.

Report: Cannavaro investigated for tax evasion

|Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Italy's winning World Cup captain Fabio Cannavaro and his wife are reportedly under investigation for tax evasion.

Greek team punished for fan's death

|Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

A third division football team in Greece has been punished by the country's football association following the death of a fan after he was attacked by home fans at a match in September.