| Oct 25, 2014
| 4:43 PM
It's hard not to be amazed by the continuing incompetence of FIFA, world soccer's clueless governing body.
Bribery scandals, opaqueness and general loathsomeness have come to define the organization over the last four decades. Now FIFA has managed to...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 3:55 PM
In a court filing Monday, attorneys for more than 60 women soccer players charged that federations in Mexico and Costa Rica were asked to punish players unless they removed their names from a lawsuit against FIFA, world soccer’s governing body,...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 10:56 AM
Olympic diver Tom Daley is the latest athlete to come out as gay or bisexual.
Daley, a 19-year-old British diver who won the bronze medal for the 10-meter platform event in the 2012 London Games, announced that he is in a relationship with a man in a...
| Jul 8, 2013
The National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) recently announced its 2013 national TV schedule, with FOX Sports Media Group offering exclusive live coverage of nine matches, featuring six regular-season matches and all three playoff matches, including the two...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Despite a driving rain and chilly temperatures at the Women's World Cup semifinal in Monchengladbach, Germany this week, the victory of the American team over the French sent rays of hope to serious and occasional soccer fans around the nation.
| Jul 18, 2011
| 9:42 PM
They broke my heart.
I'm referring to0020America's women's soccer team, which turned in an inspirational performance over the past month in FIFA's Women's World Cup 2011 in Germany, but came up short in Sunday's final.
Underdog Japan — an...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 12:52 PM
FAU is literally cashing in on the interest in women's soccer in the United States following the World Cup in Germany.
The magicJack team of the Womens Professional Soccer league has been using FAU's soccer stadium as its home this season, and the two...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 4:50 PM
The women’s pro soccer team in South Florida employs several of the U.S. stars from this summer’s World Cup, including Abby Wambach and Hope Solo, but the figure who has drawn much of the attention this season has been its owner, Dan Borislow....
| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:52 PM
LONDON — Before the largest crowd to ever watch a women's Olympic soccer match, in a stadium synonymous with what Europeans call football, the U.S. won gold and with it, another chance for the sport to become less of a quadrennial attraction back...
| Jul 13, 2011
Grahame L. Jones. Los Angeles Times Staff Writer The United States swept into the final of the sixth Women's World Cup with a convincing 3-1 victory over France in the semifinal on Wednesday in Moenchengladbach, Germany. The Americans will play either...
| Jul 17, 2011
The most dramatic Women’s World Cup final in history has produced the most surprising champion. Japan twice came from behind to tie the score, first in regulation and then in extra time, and then went on to win the penalty......