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Galaxy Handle Chivas, 3-0

Robbie Keane and Stefan Ishizaki scored goals late in the first half, Baggio Husidic added another shortly after halftime, and the Los Angeles Galaxy won the first meeting with rival Chivas USA with a 3-0 victory Sunday afternoon.

04/06/2014

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Barcelona Banned From Signing Players For 1 Year For Violating Under Age Transfer Rules

FIFA banned Barcelona from signing any players for one year on Wednesday because of repeated transfer rules violations.

04/02/2014

Bayern Munich's Spanish headcoach Pep Guardiola (from L) speaks with Patrick Weihrauch, Alessandro Schoepf and Julian Green dueing the pre-season football match Hansa Rostock vs FC Bayern Munich on July 14, 2013 in Rostock, northern Germany. AFP PHOTO / JOHANNES EISELE (credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)

FIFA Approves Green’s Switch To Team USA From Germany

Forward Julian Green’s change of national association to the United States from Germany has been approved by FIFA.

03/24/2014

Construction continues at the Arena da Baixada venue for the FIFA 2014 World Cup Brazil on December 14, 2013 in Curitiba, Brazil. (credit:  Shaun Botterill/Getty Images,)

Stadium In Danger Of Not Being Ready For World Cup

FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke is giving Brazilian organizers only a few more weeks to show that the stadium in Curitiba will be ready in time for the World Cup.

01/21/2014

People pass by a billboard of a new stadium for the FIFA World Cup 2014, Arena Pantanal, at the construction site after an old stadium was demolished in Cuiaba, Mato Grosso State, Brazil on January 29, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Yasuyoshi CHIBA (credit: YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images)

Protesters Disrupt FIFA Visit To World Cup Stadium In Brazil

A group of about 50 protesters vandalized part of the construction site of a World Cup stadium and chanted anti-FIFA slogans during an inspection by organizers in Cuiaba on Tuesday.

10/08/2013

Brazilian soccer team coach Carlos Alberto Parreira (white T-shirt) gives instructions to the players, during a training session 09 September 2003 in Manaus, northern Brazil. Brazil will face Ecuador on Wednesday for their FIFA World Cup Germany 2006 qualifying match. (credit: ANTONIO SCORZA/AFP/Getty Images)

World Cup Stadium In Brazil May Be Used For Prisoner Processing

A World Cup stadium being built in the isolated Brazilian state of Amazonas may not become a white elephant after all.

09/24/2013

Goal-line technology is tested during England's International friendly football match against Belgium at Wembley Stadium in London, England on June 2, 2012.      (Photo credit: GLYN KIRK/AFP/GettyImages)

FIFA To Add Goal-Line Laser Technology

Soccer finally embraced goal-line technology. The sport’s governing body said Thursday it will introduce the format at the seven-team Club World Cup in Japan in December, with plans to use it in Brazil at the 2013 Confederations Cup and 2014 World Cup.

07/05/2012

Neymar #11 of Brazil and Jermaine Jones #13 of USA collide going after the ball during an International friendly game at FedExField on May 30, 2012 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Brazil Dominates Sloppy USA 4-1 As Neymar Shines

Neymar converted a penalty kick and assisted on goals by defenders Thiago Silva and Marcelo as Brazil took advantage of a sloppy American backline to beat the United States 4-1 in an exhibition game Wednesday night.

05/30/2012

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FIFA Unhappy With Brazil’s Progress For 2014 World Cup

FIFA’s secretary general has serious concerns about Brazil’s lack of progress on infrastructure to prepare for the 2014 World Cup.

03/02/2012

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FIFA Racks In $1.85B In World Cup TV deals

FIFA’s bumper week of World Cup business was completed with broadcast deals worth $1.85 billion ((euro) 1.3 billion) for the 2018 and 2022 tournaments, the governing body announced Thursday.

10/27/2011

In June, the United States' soccer team put in a fair showing at the 19th FIFA World Cup. Spain won the cup in a 1-0 match against the Netherlands. (credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

FOX Outbids ESPN At $400M For US World Cup TV Rights

FIFA cashed in on a $1.2 billion bonanza from United States broadcasters Friday, striking World Cup deals with Fox, Telemundo and Futbol de Primera Radio.

10/21/2011