| May 5, 2015
| 2:28 PM
Consider Orlando City star Brek Shea a bit miffed.
Shea has spent most of his career as a left winger, and his play there with FC Dallas made him a staple with the U.S. national team and a target of teams overseas. So he couldn’t understand why...
| May 20, 2015
| 7:22 PM
Get pumped for the upcoming FIFA Women's World Cup by watching regional soccer players compete for top honors at the new Great Lehigh Valley Soccer Festival Saturday and Sunday at Lehigh County Sports Fields.
Sponsored by Discover Lehigh Valley Sports,...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 6:57 AM
TIME has revealed its 2015 TIME 100 which features the 100 most influential people in the world.
Making the cut is former University of Florida standout and current United States soccer star Abby Wambach.
Wambach is one of only two athletes to make...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 3:25 PM
Thirteen U.S. Senators asked FIFA to consider taking the 2018 World Cup out of Russia because of what they call that country's "ongoing violations of the territorial integrity of Ukraine."
In a letter released Wednesday, a day after it was sent,...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 12:23 PM
Mexico's soccer friendly with Ecuador on Saturday at the Coliseum is officially sold out, organizers said Wednesday. A crowd of approximately 90,000 is expected.
Both teams played in the World Cup last summer. Ecuador failed to advance out of group play...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 7:43 AM
Orlando City defender Rafael Ramos and midfielder Estrela have been called up by the Portugal under-20 national team.
The two players both came to the Lions from Benfica in Portugal, and Ramos has become an integral part of Orlando City’s back...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 12:09 PM
When Orlando City Soccer announced Kaká's signing last July, in a sense, things got real.
His signing grabbed the attention of soccer fans around the world, as the Lions landed one of the most popular and accomplished players on-and-off the pitch....
| Mar 19, 2015
| 12:18 PM
In a move that surprised no one, FIFA's executive committee voted Thursday to move games of the 2022 Qatar World Cup from summer to winter to avoid July temperatures that average about 106 degrees in the Middle Eastern country.
| Feb 13, 2015
| 5:14 PM
FIFA quietly extended the broadcast rights for the 2026 World Cup to Fox Sports and NBCUniversal's Telemundo -- a surprise to multiple competing networks that were hoping to make a run at the increasingly popular event.
Fox and Telemundo in 2011...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 11:39 AM
ZURICH -- The final match of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be played on Dec. 18, the country's national holiday.
FIFA spokesman Walter De Gregorio confirmed the date Thursday, but did not say when the tournament would start.
The governing body's...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 4:26 PM
So FIFA has decided to move the 2022 World Cup from the summer to the Northern Hemisphere winter to avoid daytime temperatures in Qatar that regularly hover around 106 degrees.
Well, good for them.
Of course if they had simply consulted an almanac...