Soccer

Bahr, last living member of team that upset…

Walter Bahr, the last living member of the U.S. soccer team that upset England at the 1950 World Cup, has died at age 91

Forget stylish attacking moves, this is set-piece World Cup

The start of the World Cup has produced a spate of goals from set pieces

Russian lawmaker wants to ban 'mockery' of soccer…

A Russian legislator says he wants to ban and "mockery" of the national soccer team _ and fine violators 10,000 rubles ($160)

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World Cup's only black coach says there should be more

Senegal's Aliou Cisse, the only black head coach among 32 at this year's World Cup, says more black coaches are needed for Africa's soccer success to improve

England fans hail 'outstanding' Kane

England fans were in the mood for singing after Harry Kane's brace saw the Three Lions win their opening World Cup group game with Tunisia.

Police: Taxi driver who hit 8 Moscow pedestrians…

Moscow police say the suspect in a taxi crash near Red Square that injured two Mexican soccer fans and six other pedestrians has told interrogators he fell asleep at the wheel

Swedish fans reaction to opening victory against…

Sweden fans have reacted to opening their World Cup campaign with a 1-0 win against South Korea.

Brazil asks for clarification over VAR use in its opener

The Brazilian Football Confederation is questioning FIFA about the procedures used for video review during Brazil's match against Switzerland at the World Cup

Midges annoy players from England and Tunisia in Volgograd

Little bugs proved to be a big annoyance at the World Cup in Volgograd

World Cup telecasts experiencing quality issues Down Under

An Australian telecommunications company with streaming rights to the World Cup has allowed the SBS network to televise matches for 48 hours while it attempts to resolve a series of disruptions that have plagued the service

Salah ready to deliver for '100 million strong…

Mo Salah has given a message to Egypt fans that he's ready deliver at the FIFA World Cup.

Argentina coach plans major changes to team at…

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli is planning major surgery to his team for the South Americans' next World Cup match

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Late header from Kane gives England 2-1 win over…

Harry Kane scored two goals, including an injury-time header, to give England a 2-1 victory over Tunisia at the World Cup

Tunisia 1-2 England - 5 Things Review

Harry Kane's late strike gave England a 2-1 victory over Tunisia in their opening World Cup match at the Volgograd Arena.

AP PHOTOS: European teams sweep Day 5 of World Cup

AP PHOTOS: European teams sweep Day 5 of World Cup

Mane vs Lewandowski: star power for Senegal…

Senegal forward Sadio Mane and Poland captain Robert Lewandowski lead their nations into a World Cup match after stellar club seasons for Liverpool ad Bayern Munich

Tunisia 1-2 England - Fast Match Report

Harry Kane's late strike gave England a 2-1 victory over Tunisia in their opening World Cup match at the Volgograd Arena.

Panama relieved it lost to Belgium only by 3 goals

Panama's players and coach had a sense of relief after their 3-0 loss to Belgium

Russia, Egypt match at World Cup could test close…

World Cup clash between Egypt, Russia in World Cup could test relations between two old allies

De Gea will recover from blunder - Isco

Isco is confident David de Gea can move on from his costly error in Spain's World Cup opener with Portugal.

Belgium wakes up in 2nd half, rolls past Panama 3-0

Romelu Lukaku scored two goals in a six-minute span and Dries Mertens put in another to give Belgium a 3-0 win over Panama at the World Cup

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FIFA charges Mexico after fans chant anti-gay slur

FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Mexico after its fans used an anti-gay slur during the team's 1-0 win over Germany

Isco tributes Lopetegui for place in Spanish setup

Isco hails ex-Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui for his progression from youth standout to a regular in the national team.

Belgium 3-0 Panama - 5 Things Review

Dries Mertens scored a stunning volley and Romelu Lukaku bagged two goals as Belgium defeated debutants Panama 3-0 in Sochi.