| Jun 15, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Turning away from a sold-out crowd in Santa Clara, Calif., Taylor Twellman put down the mic and picked up the phone.
"I appreciate the opportunity," he told ESPN's producers that day in July 2010. "I apologize for that being one of the worst games...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 4:13 PM
Clint Dempsey may be coming back to Major League Soccer.
In the last 24 hours rumors have been flying that the U.S. national team captain could soon leave Tottenham Hotspur for the Seattle Sounders, who could welcome him to the team as early...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Robbie Keane has been playing professional soccer half his life.
Playing well, too, having scored more than 250 times for club and country while serving as captain for Ireland in World Cup qualifying, winning a league cup in the United Kingdom and...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 7:33 AM
Kobe Bryant is featured in a commercial for Panini, a sports and entertainment collectibles company.
Emphasizing his love of soccer growing up in Italy before he played basketball, Bryant says in the commercial, "Before I was a baller, I was a baller."...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 8:33 AM
Midfielder Grant Ward is staying put with the Fire-- for now -- while Victor Pineda is Indianapolis-bound.
The Fire announced they’ve secured a six-month loan extension from the English Premier League team Tottenham Hotspur for Ward, a 19-year-old...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 5:56 PM
Nike started with running shoes and Under Armour with undershirts.
Both stories begin with dissatisfaction. While trying to sell a Japanese manufacturer's shoes, Phil Knight sent some to his former coach, who modified them, using, among other things, a...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 3:14 PM
For decades, Liverpool soccer fans at the team's 120-year-old stadium, Anfield, have been singing their adopted anthem, "You'll Never Walk Alone."
Brendan Rodgers, who was named the team's new manager June 1, is hoping that the partisans of the former...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 6:00 PM
9 a.m. Football: Nov. 1990: Phoebus vs. Wilson.--LSC 48
9 a.m. Mixed martial arts: UFC Unleashed (d.).--Spike
10 a.m. Soccer: UEFA Europa League: Maribor vs. Tottenham Hotspur (d.).--Fox Soccer Ch.
11:30 a.m. Football: Oct. 1997: Bethel vs....
| Jul 26, 2012
| 4:03 PM
Brad Friedel began his career in the English Premier League when there were only a handful of Americans playing soccer overseas. He has watched the country's top league gain popularity in the U.S. and has seen some of his fellow Americans become stars...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 10:31 PM
7 a.m. Golf: Lyoness Open final round (men; t. in Atzenbrugg, Austria).--Golf
8 a.m. Motorsports: Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying (in Budapest).--Speed
8:30 a.m. Motorsports: Raceline (t.).--MASN
9 a.m. Talk:...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 2:35 PM
M&T Bank Stadium has been transformed again this week, to accommodate another kind of football team and fan.
While the Ravens are getting ready for their season in relative seclusion in Owings Mills, two English Premier League soccer teams will be taking...