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WATCH: Beckham 'Bends' It To Perfection

Posted 07.16.2011 | Sports

Did 36-year-old David Beckham score the finest goal of his long career on Saturday night during the L.A. Galaxy's 4-1 win over Sporting Kansas City? ...

Does David Beckham Have Another Comeback Left?

Beau Dure | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Beau Dure

Galaxy fans have had it with their sporadically interested midfielder. But the thing to remember about Beckham is that he has demonstrated so many times an uncanny knack for the comeback.

David Beckham Willing to Risk Reputation and Tendons Once Again

Beau Dure | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Beau Dure

Criticizing David Beckham is a matter fraught with peril. Even when Beckham and his camp aren't seeing reality.

Landon Donovan Spikes MLS Ratings: ESPN2 Hits Season-High

MediaWeek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Landon Donovan's heroics in the 2010 FIFA World Cup have earned the midfielder some new fans. In his first Major League Soccer match since Team USA lo...

Tipping Point for U.S. Soccer Has Long Passed

Beau Dure | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Beau Dure

The numbers are in on the World Cup, and it appears 40 billion Americans are watching on ESPN, another 40 billion are watching on Univision, and another 120 billion are watching online.

Africa: The Future of American Soccer

Simon Maxwell Apter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Simon Maxwell Apter

Though African teams -- Ghana notwithstanding -- fared poorly in this year's Cup, the excitement and quality of play they brought to the field foretells a bright future for African soccer.

Goalie Punked Into Giving Up Goal (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

If Major League Soccer needed a reminder that it's not quite ready to play with the big boys of Europe, then it got one during the DC United -- Philad...

MLS Needs More Than a New Stadium

Chasen Marshall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Chasen Marshall

A shiny new $200 million stadium is hardly the answer to the woes of a sport struggling to gain a foothold in the U.S. sports market.

US World Cup Team Is Deepest Ever

Max Bergmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Max Bergmann

This US World Cup team, in stark contrast to past US squads, relies almost exclusively on players based abroad.

Soccer Gets Its Best Kicks In...

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Favorito

It has a chance again in North American, this soccer thing. Last week, Major league Soccer and its Union again did what few other sports have been able to do, settle discussions without a work stoppage.

Why College Soccer Still Produces Pro Talent

Beau Dure | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Beau Dure

College soccer is to American soccer what newspapers are to today's media. Fewer people are paying attention to it, top talent is being drained, and critics are lined up to shovel on the dirt.

"Geekfest" Draws an A-List Crowd in Beantown

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Favorito

Can an institute of higher learning like MIT find a way to create that Davos-like event for the sports industry on a global basis?