Blasts rock German soccer team's bus, hurt player

Apr 12, 2017

Blasts rock German soccer team's bus, hurt player

Three explosions went off near the team bus of Borussia Dortmund, one of Germany's top soccer clubs, as it set off for a Champions League quarterfinal match on Tuesday evening. One of Dortmund's players was injured. The bus was carrying Japan midfielder Shinji Kagawa's team ...

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 of ...

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 kept ...