- FIFA scandal reverberating across soccer-crazy South America Updated: May-29-15 4:59 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Within hours of the FIFA scandal breaking, Sergio Jadue, the president of Chile's soccer federation, was declaring his innocence even though he wasn't formally accused of anything.
- Blatter wins re-election despite FIFA corruption scandal Updated: May-29-15 4:34 pm
ZURICH - In the end, nothing could stop Sepp Blatter.
- Lori Chalupny returns after 5-year layoff for World Cup push Updated: May-29-15 3:56 pm
SAN JOSE, California - Lori Chalupny remembers the sinking feeling when she was told that she couldn't play for the U.S. national team because of concussions. She thought, "What do I do now?"
- Orlando soccer team says it will fund bigger stadium Updated: May-29-15 3:56 pm
ORLANDO, Florida - Orlando's professional soccer team will build a new stadium with private funding, instead of taxpayer money, and the structure will have almost 50 percent more seats than the original plan, team officials said Friday
- Marketing executive pleads not guilty in FIFA scandal Updated: May-29-15 3:32 pm
NEW YORK - A sports marketing executive from Florida has pleaded not guilty to conspiracy and other charges stemming from the FIFA corruption scandal.
- The Latest: Gael Monfils into French 4th round the hard way Updated: May-29-15 3:22 pm
PARIS - The Latest from the French Open:
- Brazilian club Santos goes to FIFA over Neymar's transfer Updated: May-29-15 3:18 pm
SAO PAULO - Brazilian club Santos says it is filing a complaint to FIFA against Barcelona and Neymar seeking compensation for irregularities in the player's transfer to the Spanish club two years ago.
- Swiss say there's no special treatment for soccer officials Updated: May-29-15 3:17 pm
BERN, Switzerland - The immediate price that seven international soccer officials paid for their role in a U.S. corruption probe is perhaps best illustrated by their sudden change of accommodation.
- What lies ahead for FIFA and Sepp Blatter in his 5th term Updated: May-29-15 3:16 pm
ZURICH - The FIFA election is won and done. Sepp Blatter's problems, however, are far from over.
- Klopp preparing for last game in charge of Borussia Dortmund Updated: May-29-15 12:05 pm
BERLIN - While he'd love to sign off with a win, outgoing Borussia Dortmund coach Juergen Klopp doesn't want to be the hero in Saturday's German Cup final against Wolfsburg.
- UEFA orders Feyenoord to play game without fans over racism Updated: May-29-15 11:39 am
NYON, Switzerland - UEFA has ordered Feyenoord to play its next European match without fans as punishment for racism and fined the Dutch club 50,000 euros ($54,800).
- Football world marks 30 years of Heysel with solemn service Updated: May-29-15 8:44 am
BRUSSELS - Survivors, relatives of victims and football authorities on Friday marked the 30th anniversary of the Heysel stadium tragedy where 39 people died during fan violence at the 1985 European Cup final between Liverpool and Juventus in Brussels.
- THE LATEST: Qataris defend integrity in 2022 World Cup bid Updated: May-29-15 8:18 am
ZURICH - The latest on FIFA developments:
- Qatar says it will go forward with plans to host World Cup Updated: May-29-15 7:27 am
DOHA, Qatar - Qatar says it will go forward with its plans for the 2022 World Cup despite a Swiss investigation into allegations of wrongdoing during the vote to award the tournament to the Gulf nation.
- Spurs sign Austria defender Wimmer from Cologne Updated: May-29-15 6:00 am
LONDON - Austria center back Kevin Wimmer has joined Tottenham on a five-year deal from German club Cologne as the English Premier League side moved to improve its leaky defense.
- Platini reflects on Heysel 30 years after 39 fans died Updated: May-29-15 5:26 am
ZURICH - Exactly 30 years after 39 fans died at the European Cup final, UEFA President Michel Platini says he is "still doing everything in my power" to prevent a similar tragedy.
- Underdog Villa aims to spring a surprise in FA Cup final Updated: May-29-15 2:45 am
Aston Villa is one win away from ending a 19-year wait for a major trophy and it's all getting a bit too much for the second in line to the British throne.
- New stars likely to be found at Under-20 World Cup in NZ Updated: May-29-15 1:29 am
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - A world away from the turmoil of corruption and political infighting plaguing soccer, there will be a reminder this weekend of what is best about the game - the talent showcase of the Under-20 World Cup.
- Ex-FIFA vice president Warner leaves jail in ambulance Updated: May-29-15 12:42 am
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad - Former FIFA vice president Jack Warner left a Trinidad jail by ambulance Thursday, a day after he was charged in a U.S. corruption case that has led to the arrests of more than a dozen international soccer officials and businessmen.
- A look at the voting blocs in the FIFA president balloting Updated: May-29-15 12:26 am
FIFA's 209 members are expected to elect President Sepp Blatter to a fifth term Friday, based on statements in recent months issued by continental confederations, despite a string of scandals including the indictment of nine soccer officials this week by the U.S. government.
- US to vote for Ali in FIFA election and not Blatter Updated: May-29-15 12:21 am
NEW YORK - The United States says it will vote for Jordan's Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein for FIFA president Friday and not for incumbent Sepp Blatter.
- Ghana, Nigeria lead African challenge at Under-20 World Cup Updated: May-28-15 10:03 pm
CAPE TOWN, South Africa - While Africa's senior teams have struggled to make an impact at the World Cup, the juniors have had considerable success.
- Need a favorite? Can't go wrong with Argentina, Brazil Updated: May-28-15 9:45 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - If you're trying to pick a winner in the Under-20 World Cup, you may not need to look much further than Latin America.
- MLS bringing 2016 All-Star game to San Jose's Avaya Stadium Updated: May-28-15 6:52 pm
SAN JOSE, California - The San Jose Earthquakes know they have one of the snazziest new soccer stadiums around, and now they're gearing up to show it off for all of Major League Soccer to see.
- 9 Clemson teams post 3.0 GPAs in spring Updated: May-28-15 6:47 pm
CLEMSON, South Carolina - The University Office of Institutional Research at Clemson says nine of the school's athletic teams finished the spring semester with grade point averages of 3.0 or better.