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  • Argentina's Lionel Messi can seal legacy with World Cup win

    RIO DE JANEIRO The comparisons with flamboyant and outspoken legend Diego Maradona have surely become tiresome to World Cup star Lionel Messi of Argentina, but they will be intensified to a whole new decibel over the next 48 hours. Nearly three decades...
  • World Cup: Dutch coach isn't keen on playing for third place

    World Cup: Dutch coach isn't keen on playing for third place
    After losing a bitter semifinal to Argentina in penalty kicks Wednesday, Dutch Coach Louis Van Gaal wanted to do what almost every other World Cup coach was free to do after his team was eliminated from the tournament — namely, go home. That didn'...
  • Orlando City cracks down on fan groups after arrests during Tampa game

    Orlando City cracks down on fan groups after arrests during Tampa game
    Orlando City is cracking down on supporter groups after fans were arrested during a road game against the rival Tampa Bay Rowdies Sunday.  Sixteen fans were ejected and four men were arrested during the Lions' 3-2 win over Tampa Sunday. The incident...
  • How do you reach the soccer haters?

    How do you reach the soccer haters?
    My story about how the World Cup has thrilled many Central Florida viewers drew a stinging response from a reader. I knew that Ann Coulter and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar were bent out of shape about soccer. Well, so are some readers. Who knew a sport,...
  • Suarez loses appeal against biting ban

    RIO DE JANEIRO - Uruguay forward Luis Suarez, banned from all soccer activity for four months and nine competitive internationals for biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini during a World Cup match, has lost his appeal, FIFA said Thursday. FIFA's...
  • Messi, Argentina finally in final on penalty kicks

    SAO PAULO -- For all of his individual brilliance, one of the knocks against Lionel Messi has always been that he's only as good as the players around him. Surround him with an all-star team like he has with Barcelona, and he wins six La Liga titles and...
  • In Brazil, reality sets in day after debacle

    BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil The sun came up over this hilly, dejected city Wednesday morning, and 200 million Brazilians across the nation awoke to the realization that, no, what happened at Estadio Mineirao on Tuesday night was not just a horrible nightmare....
  • VHSCA East All-Stars win in boys, girls soccer; West wins in baseball

    HIGH SCHOOLS Boys soccer: Alexander Waite (Midlothian) struck from the right side of the goal in the 82nd minute, giving the East a 1-0 win against the West in the Virginia High School Association All-Star boys soccer game Wednesday in Lynchburg. West...
  • Soccer-France keeper Lloris agrees new five-year deal at Spurs

    (Reuters) - France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris has signed a new five-year contract at Tottenham Hotspur, the Premier League club said on Thursday. Lloris, 27, joined Spurs from Lyon in 2012 for 8 million pounds ($13.61 million). "I spoke with the chairman...
  • Manaus waits to see if the World Cup sows future benefits

    MANAUS, Brazil The World Cup game between Honduras and Switzerland last week wasn't a particularly glamorous matchup, but it may have been historic nonetheless. It was the fourth and final FIFA World Cup match played at Manaus' new Arena da Amazonia,...
  • Adidas 2 Nike 0 in World Cup final but competition goes on

    BERLIN (Reuters) - With Adidas sponsoring both teams in Sunday's World Cup final, the German sportswear brand has declared victory over U.S. rival Nike in the latest round of its battle to remain the biggest global soccer brand. The two companies...