Japan eliminated despite victory over Sweden

Aug 11, 2016

Japan eliminated despite victory over Sweden

Japan’s quest for its first Olympic medal in men’s soccer since Mexico City in 1968 will continue for another four years to Tokyo after being eliminated from the Rio Games on Wednesday. Japan dominated Sweden 1-0 in its final Group B game for its ...

Olivia the parrot back in soccer prediction game for Rio

Aug 4, 2016

Olivia the parrot back in soccer prediction game for Rio

Olivia the parrot, one of several soccer psychics from the animal kingdom, predicted on Thursday that Japan’s men’s soccer team will win its opening match against Nigeria at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on the same day in Manaus, Brazil. Olivia, a gray parrot ...

| Mar 12, 2016

On his last legs

Arriving at the jogging course just before a group of college soccer players start their 2-kilometer individual time trial is completely soul-destroying.