The second-biggest football tournament in the world is the European Championship (or EURO), organized by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA), which kicked off in Paris last Friday.
The Muslim world's battle over the legitimacy of political Islam has expanded to the soccer pitch as proponents and opponents of interpreting the faith politically seek to impose their public morals with men's hairstyles and facial hair taking centre stage.
Seattle Sounders F.C.visited DC on June 1st and beat United two goals to nil to continue a frustrating season for United.
For all the sturm-und-drang and hands to the heavens about the decline and downfall of religion in the 21st Century, I'm here to say everything is qui...
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan dresses up his increasing authoritarianism with nationalist and religious overtones, sparking battles over the future of the Kemalist state.
Legal Momentum applauds the appointment of Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura as the first woman secretary general of FIFA, the governing body of world soccer. FIFA President Gianni Infantino announced her appointment by the FIFA Council on May 13, 2016.
One way of quantifying the season is to look at how the twenty Premier League teams performed in relationship to each club's wage scale.
Two recent incidents involving the refusal of Arab teams to play their Palestinian counterparts on Palestinian soil highlight the Asian Football Confederation's (AFC) willingness to play politics at the Palestinians' expense.
DC United and the New York Red Bulls met on Friday May 13th for the first time this season, both sitting mid-table. United came out of the game with a 2-0 win
New York City FC defeated DC United 2-0 in a contest that featured two former World Cup winners, who showed that they still have enough in the tank to make a difference
LAYNE VANDENBERG discusses the current state of Chinese soccer and China's renewed push to establish soccer culture. Even with a population of 1.3 bi...
Dressed in a tuxedo, with his hair perfectly gelled, Riyad Mahrez strolled to the stage. ...
In predominantly Kurdish South-eastern Turkey, soccer pitches have moreover become venues for the assertion of Kurdish identity against the backdrop of clashes between security forces, fighters of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), and Kurdish youth with Amedspor SK.
The Spanish understand something we don't, and it's a big part of what makes life fulfilling. It's called "ambiente." We might be tempted to trans...
With Saudi Arabia announcing plans for a major restructuring of the kingdom's economy and Iran gearing up to become a regional hegemon, women's sports is emerging as a benchmark of reform, and one that so far is less than promising.
Three unanswered goals against the New England Revolution gave DC United their second league win of the season.