| Nov 14, 2014
| 1:50 PM
If National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell needs some evidence that his decision to, in effect, have the NFL investigate itself over portions of the Ray Rice fiasco was a bad idea, let me refer him to FIFA, the international soccer...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 10:00 AM
FIFA released a summary of the report commissioned to investigate the World Cup bids for the 2018 and 2022 tournaments, but found no major issues to cause Russia or Qatar to lose the hosting rights.
In summary: FIFA released a summary of an...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:52 AM
FIFA cleared Russia and Qatar on Thursday of wrongdoing in their bids to host theWorld Cup, but the former U.S. prosecutor who led the investigation by football's governing body said it had misrepresented his findings.
A German judge who ruled on...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 9:00 AM
No need to worry about how you're going to watch that Orioles game while in the office Friday afternoon.
There's an app for that.
Much like during the World Cup this summer, sports fans can multi-task at the office thanks to the web and apps for...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 5:36 PM
As Germany was finishing off Argentina to win its fourth World Cup title last summer, you couldn't blame some of the country's most passionate soccer fans if they watched the final with a bit of apprehension. Because what has been good for the national...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 9:57 AM
With FIFA's international break falling directly in the middle of the Major League Soccer playoffs, U.S. national team Coach Juergen Klinsmann largely steered clear of postseason participants when selecting the 25 players for U.S. national team friendlies...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 2:47 PM
A FIFA official warned this week that the 2018 World Cup in Russia could be boycotted by black players unless Russian President Vladimir Putin gets tougher on racism.
Tokyo Sexwale, FIFA's anti-racism advisor and a former anti-apartheid activist, told...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Orlando City made two midseason acquisitions last year, adding defender Rafael Ramos and Estrela from SL Benfica in Portugal.
Both Ramos and Estrela were recently called up by the Portugal under-20 national team and are very much in the mix to make...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 5:45 PM
If Landon Donovan's mother had listened to her fears instead of her young son, the greatest U.S. soccer player of all time might never have stepped on a field.
"I was on the side thinking, 'Oh, I don't want him to have hurt feelings. He's the youngest...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
NBCUniversal is planning a relaunch of its Spanish-language cabler Mun2 that will accentuate the channel's affiliation with the Peacock.
The cabler will unveil its new name of NBC Universo on Feb. 1 as it carries the Spanish-language simulcast of NBC's...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Thanks to the World Cup and digital gains, Univision Communications reported an uptick in growth in the third quarter.
Third quarterly net revenue for the Spanish-language media conglom grew 5.2% to $728.9 million, compared to $692.7 million in the...