ABILENE - The Frenship girls soccer team's first season as a Class 6A school came to an end with a 2-0 loss to Arlington Martin in the area round of the playoffs at Shotwell Stadium on April 2.

April 9, 2015 - 12:00am

ZURICH - Cristiano Ronaldo hopes his third FIFA Player of the Year award brought him closer to being remembered as one of soccer's all-time greats. The Portuguese forward, who led Real Madrid to its record 10th European title, received 37.

January 13, 2015 - 1:29am

PORTO SEGURO, Brazil - Bastian Schweinsteiger's fragile left knee has been a matter of concern for weeks and the reason the Germany midfielder started the World Cup on the bench.

July 7, 2014 - 12:07am

PORTO SEGURO, Brazil - Germany midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger thinks Brazil has crossed the line with some of its hard tackling ahead of the World Cup semifinals and is urging referees to keep a closer eye on the host team.

July 7, 2014 - 12:07am

SALVADOR, Brazil - Louis van Gaal made the call, and Tim Krul made the saves.

July 6, 2014 - 12:38am

Even before millions of people packed into outdoor fan parties, ran out to bars for long lunches and sneaked peeks of games at their offices during the Americans’ World Cup run, Major League Soccer began thinking about how to convert some of those fans into supporters for its own teams. Playing i...

July 6, 2014 - 12:37am

RECIFE, Brazil (AP) - Now that the U.S. has survived the so-called "Group of Death," it's time for sudden death: the knockout phase of the World Cup.

June 27, 2014 - 8:46am

RECIFE, Brazil - When Jermaine Jones stands for the national anthems of his countries Thursday night, he will soak in the moment.

June 26, 2014 - 12:17am

NATAL, Brazil — Captain Diego Godin scored in the 81st minute as Uruguay edged 10-man Italy 1-0 Tuesday to reach the second round of the World Cup, although the victory was overshadowed by a biting incident involving the South American side’s star forward Luis Suarez. Four-time champion Italy, ...

June 25, 2014 - 12:21am

SAO PAULO - Instead of taking a breather, the U.S. created a World Cup math puzzle for its fans back in America. Just 30 seconds from clinching advancement with a game to spare, the U.S.

June 24, 2014 - 12:09am