For Anas Makhlouf and his Syrian national team, even the so-called home games in Asian Cup qualifying are played a long way from the fans who desperately want them to win so they’ve got something to celebrate amid a bloody civil war.
Landon Donovan scored twice in the first half, tying Jeff Cunningham’s MLS career goals record in the Los Angeles Galaxy’s 5-0 victory over Chivas USA on Sunday.
The United States will be missing Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley for its World Cup qualifiers against Jamaica and Panama.
A spate of injuries has robbed the United States national team of some top players entering its final two qualifying matches for the 2014 World Cup.
A Calabasas man convicted of gunning down a high school student outside of his Winnetka home last year was sentenced Tuesday to 50 years to life in prison.
Timbers coach Caleb Porter didn’t stray from his business-like approach to the season even after Portland downed the two-time defending league champion Los Angeles Galaxy to gain crucial playoff position.
A World Cup stadium being built in the isolated Brazilian state of Amazonas may not become a white elephant after all.
Alejandro Bedoya remembered back four years ago, when he walked onto the field with his American teammates to face Mexico at the Rose Bowl and saw the crowd of 93,000-plus.
Erick Torres scored his seventh goal of the season to lead Chivas USA to a 1-0 victory over DC United on Sunday night.
Robbie Keane scored twice goals and set up Landon Donovan’s 132nd MLS goal as the Los Angeles Galaxy beat the San Jose Earthquakes 3-0 on Saturday night.
A teenager charged with killing a Utah soccer referee because he didn’t like the man’s call during a game pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of homicide by assault in a case that brought new attention to the issue of violence and sportsmanship in athletics.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid handle Everton at Dodgers Stadium as part of the International Champions Cup Saturday night.
It took Brek Shea less than a minute to give the United States a goal.
Marco Fabian and Luis Montes scored goals 13 minutes apart in the first half and Mexico defeated Martinique 3-1 in the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Sunday.
Landon Donovan scored two goals in his return to the United States national team, and the Americans defeated Guatemala 6-0 Friday night in a friendly match preceding the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup.