Soccer

Amazon Peladao: a soccer tournament unlike any other

The Peladao soccer tournament in the Amazon, one of the world's largest, mixes passion for most popular sport on the planet with a beauty pageant

Jimmy Briand is offering the derby to Bordeaux!

With a fine volley, Jimmy Briand helped Bordeaux to win against Toulouse in the derby.

Saudis say crown prince doesn't intend to buy Man United

The Saudi government confirmed its sovereign wealth fund held sponsorship talks with Manchester United but says Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman doesn't want to buy English football's most successful club

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VAR cancels Balotelli's brace

Mario Balotelli thought he had scored his first double with Marseille before VAR decided otherwise.

Italian soccer team loses 20-0 after fielding only 7 players

A third-tier Italian soccer team had a day to forget when it lost 20-0 after being able to field only seven players, all of them teenagers

Flamengo soccer club fire in Brazil: bad luck or…

Was the fire at the training facility of soccer club Flamengo just a question of bad luck, or did negligence play a role

Bobichon finds the top corner!

Antonin Bobichon scored with a magnificent right-footed shot right into Bobby Allain's top corner. It was his fourth goal in Ligue 1 this season.

Bayern braced for Klopp reunion at Liverpool

Bayern Munich knows all too well how tough an opponent Juergen Klopp can be

Mario Balotelli scoring his third goal in four…

The new Marseille striker did not need a period of adaptation. The Italian scored his third goal against Amiens in the light blue jersey.

Nimes striker Teji Savanier scores one of the…

Nimes striker Teji Savanier gave his team the lead in the best possible way by scoring with a 50-metre lob - superb!

Wolverhampton hangs on to beat Bristol City in FA…

Wolverhampton held on to beat Championship side Bristol City 1-0 to reach the quarterfinals of the FA Cup on Sunday

Jose Mourinho in the stands in Lille

The former Manchester United manager attended the Lille-Montpellier game on Sunday - a game that ended in a 0-0 draw.

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Nabil Fekir's superb curling shot!

French international Nabil Fekir gave Lyon the advantage with a superb left-footed curling shot against Guingamp, allowing the OL to keep their place in the top three.

City overcomes stubborn Newport to reach FA Cup…

Manchester City finally broke through Newport's stubborn defense in the second half beat the fourth-tier side 4-1 in the FA Cup on Saturday, although the result wasn't nearly as straightforward as the scoreline suggested

Gelson Martins gives Monaco 3 precious points

Gelson Martins scored his second goal of the season for Monaco, lifting them out of the relegation zone.

Lyon tighten grip on third with Guingamp win

First-half goals from Florian Thauvin and Mario Balotelli led Marseille to a 2-0 home win over Amiens, lifting Rudi Garcia's side up to fourth in the table.

United says Mourinho firing cost $25M, revived by Solskjaer

Manchester United finances show firing former manager Jose Mourinho and his staff cost $25 million

Monaco climb out of bottom three

Monaco won 1-0 at home to Nantes thanks to a Gelson Martins goal to move out of the bottom three of Ligue 1.

Balotelli nets as Marseille go fourth

First-half goals from Florian Thauvin and Mario Balotelli led Marseille to a 2-0 home win over Amiens, lifting Rudi Garcia's side up to fourth in the table.

In France, footballers fight workplace bullying in court

French soccer players are turning to the courts to fight workplace bullying and the practice known in France by an English word, "le loft."

Saint-Etienne 0-1 PSG

A superb volley from Kylian Mbappe secured PSG a 1-0 win at Saint-Etienne in Ligue 1 on Sunday.

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Liverpool is the toughest draw for Bayern Munich…

Boris Becker says Liverpool vs Bayern Munich in the Champions League will be a great game.

World Cup-winning England goalkeeper Gordon Banks…

Gordon Banks, the goalkeeper who helped England win its only World Cup in 1966, dies at 81

Marquinhos can easily play in defence or midfield…

Brazil legend Cafu has heaped praise on PSG's Marquinhos, insisting his new found position of midifeld will only benefit the national team.