TOPICS

Roma brings in Claudio Ranieri as coach until end of season

Soccer Mar 9, 2019

Roma brings in Claudio Ranieri as coach until end of season

Roma appointed Claudio Ranieri as interim coach on Friday, a day after firing Eusebio Di Francesco following the team's elimination from the Champions League. The 67-year-old Ranieri, who will be interim coach until the end of the season, flew to Rome on Friday and signed ...

Spotlight returns to Jose Mourinho after Real Madrid collapse

Soccer Mar 7, 2019

Spotlight returns to Jose Mourinho after Real Madrid collapse

With Real Madrid in tatters, it's time to talk about Jose Mourinho again. The spotlight turned to the Portuguese coach immediately after Madrid's disastrous week came to an end — along with its entire season. The Spanish club is already thinking about next season, and it ...

Soccer Mar 7, 2019

FIFA explores Kuwait, Oman as 2022 World Cup co-hosts: source

FIFA continues the push to expand the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams, considering Kuwait and Oman becoming co-hosts with Qatar, which remains in the middle of a complicated diplomatic standoff with several Arab neighbors. Qatar's infrastructure is already stretched for the Middle East's first ...

Manchester United eliminates PSG in thrilling finish

Soccer Mar 7, 2019

Manchester United eliminates PSG in thrilling finish

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer showed he's still a specialist in delivering last-minute victories for Manchester United in the Champions League. Paris Saint-Germain, though, remains a specialist in failure on Europe's biggest stage. Marcus Rashford's injury-time penalty sent Solskjaer's revitalized side through to the Champions League quarterfinals ...

Vissel add Sergi Samper to loaded lineup

Soccer / J. League Mar 7, 2019

Vissel add Sergi Samper to loaded lineup

by Dan Orlowitz

Vissel Kobe has added another name to its ever-growing list of Barcelona connections. The J. League first-division club announced on Thursday the signing of defensive midfielder Sergi Samper, who will become the third player to trade the famed Spanish side's blue and red for Kobe's ...