Soccer (Football)

Wayne Rooney played his final international game on Thursday in a 3-0 win for England over the United States. (Image: Sky News)

England Routs United States 3-0 in Wayne Rooney’s Final International Match

Wayne Rooney celebrated his final game in an England uniform as he helped his country score a dominating 3-0 victory over the United States in an international friendly on Thursday. Two first-half goals helped England break out to a commanding early lead at Wembley, with Callum Wilson providing the final […]

Rock, paper, scissors may be taken (somewhat) seriously in tournament play, but the FA says it isn’t appropriate for starting a soccer match. (Image: Jen Selk)

English Soccer Ref Suspended for Using Rock, Paper, Scissors to Decide Kickoff

The English Football Association (FA) has suspended referee David McNamara for 21 days after he allowed the captains of a Women’s Super League game to play rock, paper, scissors in order to decide who would kick off to start the match. McNamara had forgotten his coin in the locker room, […]

New York City FC advanced in the MLS Playoffs on Wednesday with a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Union in the knockout round. (Image: Dennis Schneidler/USA Today Sports)

NYCFC, Portland Timbers Begin MLS Playoffs with Knockout Round Victories

New York City FC defeated the Philadelphia Union 3-1 in the first round of the MLS playoffs on Wednesday, allowing NYCFC to move on to the Eastern Conference Semifinals for the third consecutive year. NYCFC will now play a two-leg conference semifinal against Atlanta United beginning on November 4. NYCFC […]

Leicester City owner and chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was killed in a helicopter crash shortly after the club’s Saturday match against West Ham. (Image: AFP)

Leicester City Owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha Dies in Helicopter Crash After EPL Match

Leicester City owner and chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was one of five people who died in a helicopter crash about an hour after the team’s 1-1 draw against West Ham on Saturday. Srivaddhanaprabha regularly used the helicopter to travel between King Power Stadium and London before and after matches. Five Killed […]

Juventus scored a convincing 1-0 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford in Champions League play on Tuesday. (Image: Reuters)

Juventus, Barcelona Stay Perfect in Champions League with Key Wins in Group Play

Cristiano Ronaldo enjoyed a successful return to Old Trafford, as Juventus defeated Manchester United 1-0 on Tuesday to take control of Group H in the Champions League. Ronaldo assisted on the game’s only goal, slotting a cross into Paulo Dybala who easily converted the chance in the 17th minute. Ronaldo […]

The Reggae Girlz from Jamaica advance to the World Cup for the first time (Image: Getty)

‘Reggae Girlz’ Lead Jamaica Women’s Team to First World Cup Berth

USA defeated Canada to win the CONCACAF Women’s Championship in Frisco, Texas, but the third-place match on Wednesday had significant consequences. Led by Bunny Shaw, Jamaica’s women’s national football team, nicknamed the “Reggae Girlz,” defeated Panama 4-2 in a shootout to secure their first-ever World Cup invitation. With the victory […]