Former official kills himself hours after bribery accusations in Fifa trial

Jorge Delhon killed himself, Buenos Aires police say, after he was accused of taking annual $500,000 bribes between 2011 and 2014 A former Argentinian football official killed himself just hours after he was accused of […]

Papa John’s sorry for attack on NFL protests that attracted white supremacist praise

Papa Johns has apologized for comments made by CEO John Schnatter blaming sluggish pizza sales on NFL players kneeling during the anthem Papa Johns has apologized for comments made by CEO John Schnatter

Pulisic has bold ideas but US soccer shouldn’t bank its future on Europe | Kyle Martino

We need to figure out how to provide a strong education for players in the US, and it begins with continuing to grow our soccer culture The question Christian Pulisic tried to answer As Malcolm […]

UCLA players held in China on way home after Trump intervention

LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill, the UCLA basketball players held in China over allegations of shoplifting, are on their way home to the US LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill, the UCLA […]

UCLA players arrested in China apologize and are suspended

(CNN)LiAngelo Ball and two of his UCLA basketball teammates publicly apologized Wednesday for shoplifting during a team trip to China. “They will have to earn their way back,” Alford said.

3 UCLA basketball players arrested in China arrive back in US

(CNN)Three UCLA basketball players accused of shoplifting in China last week returned to Los Angeles on Tuesday. US President Donald Trump earlier said he asked his Chinese counterpart to help in the case.

‘Turn the page’: Notes of optimism ring true as USA begin rebuild in Leiria

A younger United States team with eyes firmly fixed on the future emerged from the ashes of a thwarted World Cup campaign on Tuesday night in Portugal World Cup cycles normally end with the World […]

Arsne Wenger says he is tempted by chance to manage at a World Cup

The Frenchman, who has been linked with the England job in the past, has talked of the possibility of being involved at the 2022 World Cup Arsne Wenger has spoken of the possibility of a […]

David Poisson, French Olympic skier, dies in training accident aged 35

French skier David Poisson, who won a bronze medal in the downhill at the 2013 world championships, died in a training accident French skier David Poisson, who won a bronze medal in the downhill at […]

Lindsey Vonn leads tributes to French skier killed in training crash

(CNN)American ski great Lindsey Vonn led tributes to French ski racer David Poisson who died after a crash in training. “This is devastating,” tweeted Vonn, America’s most decorated skier. “My deepest condolences to his family. […]