Mar 14, 2017

Brazilian club signs goalie convicted in murder

A Brazilian soccer club brushed aside a storm of criticism Tuesday to sign a goalkeeper convicted for murdering his girlfriend, whose body was fed to the dogs. Bruno Fernandes, 32, was presented before reporters at a hastily arranged news conference in the southeastern city ...

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.