| Jun 14, 2014
| 8:14 AM
The Netherlands exacted some revenge and then some in a 5-1 bashing of defending World Cup champion Spain on Friday.
In a rematch of the final from South Africa, the Oranje broke out with four goals in the second half to embarrass Spain. It was a...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 8:44 AM
The easy adage is scoreless draws are a boring indictment of the beautiful game. Mexico and Brazil proved otherwise in an up-and-down, back-and-forth game on Tuesday.
While neither team could find the net -- Mexico has goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa to...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 6:12 PM
For Spain's national soccer team, the road to Brazil included a brief stop in Baltimore.
The European powerhouse, among the favorites to win the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, arrived at Baltimore-Washington International Airport on Monday night to a...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:08 PM
The dynasty label, overused in sports, might have understated Spain's recent status in international soccer. The Spanish had swept the globe's last three preeminent competitions — the 2010 World Cup and the European Cups in '08 and '12.
| Jun 29, 2014
| 11:18 AM
Kaka' has signed a contract to be Orlando City's first designated player and is set to fly to Orlando on Monday.
The Brazilian star finalized the contract in the last few days, opting out of his deal with AC Milan and agreeing to a six-month loan with...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 1:30 PM
As America's founders gathered in Philadelphia in 1776, two Franciscans named Francisco Atanasio Dominguez and Francisco Silvestre Velez de Escalante began a journey west from Santa Fe, N.M., hoping to find a way to the Pacific Coast. Negotiating with...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 10:30 AM
MADRID - Announcing its first heavyweight creative presence at Spain's Sitges Festival, L.A.-based scribe-helmer-producer Roland Emmerich, director of "Independence Day," "2012" and "Stargate," will receive the Grand Honorary Award at Spain's 47th...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:30 AM
MADRID - The U.S. team's FIFA World Cup run may be over, but U.S. production-distribution opportunities for soccer-themed content most certainly is not.
In one of the latest moves, Discovery and Spain's Intuition Films are rolling out docu series "Inside...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:18 PM
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil -- Reigning champion Spain was ousted from the 2014 World Cup by suffering a 2-0 defeat to Chile at the Maracana on Wednesday.
La Roja was aiming to become the first nation to win consecutive World Cup titles since 1962, but back-...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:41 PM
Apparently it is possible to have too much success.
At least that's the opinion of Vicente del Bosque, who has seen Spanish soccer achieve unprecedented levels of success in recent years.
The national team has won the last two European Championships...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 6:30 AM
MADRID - A portion of "Game of Thrones'" fifth season will shoot on several natural locations in the province of Seville, Andalusia, HBO announced Wednesday.
Peter Welter Soler's Fresco Film Services will provide production services in Spain. The...