- Asian fans only have eyes for European soccer Updated: Apr-14-14 11:35 am
- Asian fans only have eyes for European football Updated: Apr-14-14 4:20 am
- Hull reaches 1st FA Cup final in 110-year history Updated: Apr-13-14 3:27 pm
- Spurs recover to draw 3-3 at West Brom Updated: Apr-12-14 1:28 pm
- Everton goes 4th, above Arsenal, in Premier League Updated: Apr-12-14 12:39 pm
- Son and Co. aiming to enhance South Korea's status Updated: Apr-11-14 6:08 am
- 5 South Korea players to watch at the World Cup Updated: Apr-11-14 6:08 am
- 5 Portugal players to watch at the World Cup Updated: Apr-11-14 5:49 am
- Is The Ronaldo Factor enough for Portugal? Updated: Apr-11-14 5:47 am
- 100,000 sellout for Real Madrid-Manchester United Updated: Apr-10-14 2:48 pm
- United losing luster on Europe's biggest stage Updated: Apr-10-14 2:36 pm
- Italian power AS Roma to visit Disney again Updated: Apr-10-14 12:21 pm
- United losing luster on Europe's biggest stage Updated: Apr-10-14 9:20 am
- 5 things to know about Bundesliga weekend Updated: Apr-10-14 6:32 am
- Queiroz aiming to take Iran to the next level Updated: Apr-10-14 6:06 am
- Argentina faces Tevez dilemma ahead of World Cup Updated: Apr-10-14 5:59 am
- Ecuador motivated by death of Christian Benitez Updated: Apr-10-14 5:51 am
- Ecuador offers lots of attacking options at WCup Updated: Apr-10-14 5:50 am
- France slim favorite to win Group E ahead of Swiss Updated: Apr-10-14 5:41 am
- Atletico beats Barcelona to reach Champions semis Updated: Apr-09-14 6:36 pm
- Bayern beats United 3-1 to reach Champions semis Updated: Apr-09-14 6:26 pm
- Howard among top goalkeepers in Premier League Updated: Apr-09-14 2:17 pm
- 5 England players to watch at the World Cup Updated: Apr-09-14 5:27 am
- Even before WCup, England geared up for failure Updated: Apr-09-14 5:25 am
- 5 Japan players to watch at the World Cup Updated: Apr-09-14 5:17 am
HANOI, Vietnam - There were so few people watching Vietnam play Hong Kong in a recent Asian Cup qualifier that turnstile staff hardly bothered checking tickets on the damp, cold Hanoi evening.
HANOI, Vietnam - There were so few people watching Vietnam take on Hong Kong in a recent Asian Cup qualifier that turnstile staff hardly bothered checking tickets on the damp, cold Hanoi evening.
LONDON - Hull reached the FA Cup final for the first time in its 110-year history as the Premier League side twice came from behind to beat third-tier club Sheffield United 5-3 in a lively encounter on Sunday.
WEST BROMWICH, England - Tottenham came from three goals down after 31 minutes to draw 3-3 at West Bromwich Albion on Saturday, with Christian Eriksen's strike deep into stoppage time sealing the English Premier League comeback.
SUNDERLAND, England - Everton moved above Arsenal and into fourth place in the Premier League after beating Sunderland 1-0 Saturday at the Stadium of Light.
SEOUL, South Korea - Son Heung-min is part of a new wave of players aiming to enhance South Korea's status at the World Cup, no longer content with merely being Asia's most successful performer on football's biggest stage.
SEOUL, South Korea - With plenty of European-based talent, South Korea has players with top-level experience and the quality to makes things happen on the field.
LISBON, Portugal - Portugal has long been admired for producing talented players, and their flair has earned them the tag of "the Brazilians of Europe."
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - It took less than a day for all tickets to sell out at the 100,000-plus seat Michigan Stadium for the Aug. 2 preseason exhibition game between world soccer powerhouses Manchester United and Real Madrid.
MANCHESTER, England - Manchester United has just about faded into European soccer irrelevance.
ORLANDO, Florida - Italian soccer powerhouse AS Roma is returning to Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando for a week of training and a friendly against Orlando City.
MANCHESTER, England - As Manchester United waved goodbye to the Champions League for almost certainly 18 months at least, the reality is dawning on England's biggest club of the last 20 years that it has now sunk to second-tier status in European football.
MUNICH - Normally, a Bayern Munich vs. Borussia Dortmund showdown in mid-April could be decisive for the Bundesliga title. There is little more at stake in Saturday's match in Munich, however, than pride.
Iran coach Carlos Queiroz already has plenty of World Cup experience, and the country's national football team will be hoping to make the most of it in Brazil.
Argentina will be heading to the World Cup with the spotlight split between Lionel Messi and a player who's unlikely to make the cut.
QUITO, Ecuador - Ecuador's achievement of reaching its third World Cup was overshadowed by the death of striker Christian Benitez midway through qualifying, and filling the void he left will be the team's biggest challenge in Brazil.
QUITO, Ecuador - Manchester United winger Antonio Valencia, by far Ecuador's best-known player, will be joined by some other up-and-coming attackers that could shine at the World Cup in Brazil.
PARIS - France will head to the World Cup as the favorite in Group E despite strong competition from a well-organized Switzerland coached by Ottmar Hitzfeld.
MADRID - Atletico Madrid finally got the better of Spanish rival Barcelona on Wednesday as Koke's early goal guided his team to a 1-0 win and into the Champions League semifinals with a 2-1 aggregate victory.
MUNICH - Bayern Munich needed a bit of a wake-up call against a surprisingly resilient Manchester United team. Once it came, there was no stopping the defending champions from reaching a third straight Champions League semifinal.
If Tim Howard maintains the standard he's been setting in England, goalkeeping will be the least of the U.S. team's worries during the World Cup.
LONDON - Going into the 2012 European Championship with England, Roy Hodgson had only a few weeks from being appointed to taking a squad to the tournament.
LONDON - Never before has England traveled to a World Cup better prepared - for the post-tournament inquest.