| 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 10, 2015
| 7:00 AM
The World Cup is coming back to the United States.
Just where and when is still be determined, but with the 2026 tournament the next one to come up for a vote, Sunil Gulati, president of the U.S. Soccer Federation, is feeling pretty good about his...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 5:33 AM
A FIFA task force's recommendation to avoid Qatar's sweltering summer heat by pushing the start of the 2022 World Cup to November has left European officials a little hot under the collar, igniting a feud between soccer's world governing body and the...
| 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....
| 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...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 5:20 AM
Long seen as inevitable, a 2022 World Cup in November and December is now practically a done deal.
A FIFA task force on Tuesday recommended playing the tournament in Qatar at the end of the year in 2022 to avoid the summer heat. Temperatures in the Gulf...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 7:53 AM
FIFA has finally agreed with what the rest of the world has been telling it for more than four years -- namely that summers in Qatar are too hot for soccer.
So on Tuesday a FIFA task force recommended that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar be moved to...
| 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...
| 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 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.