Soccer

Officials Search Home of Dead Soccer Star's Doctor

Argentine officials investigating the death of soccer's "golden boy" on Sunday searched the home and offices of his doctor, Yahoo Sports reports. Diego Maradona died last week at age 60, as he was recovering from brain surgery , and his lawyer has blamed the slowness of the emergency response for his...

Investigators search doctor's office, probing…

Argentine police have searched the home and office of one of Diego Maradona’s doctors, taking away medical records as part of investigations into the death of the 60-year-old soccer star that caused a wave of grief across the country

Jimenez has surgery for fractured skull after…

Wolverhampton Wanderers striker Raul Jimenez has had surgery to treat a fractured skull after a clash of heads with Arsenal defender David Luiz during an English Premier League game

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Orlando City ready for first MLS playoff match

Orlando City is preparing for its first MLS playoff match in club history. The Lions will face off against New York City FC at Exploria Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 21, at noon.

US women beat Netherlands 2-0 in World Cup rematch

Rose Lavelle scored against the Netherlands again, Kristie Mewis scored in her first appearance for the United States in six years and the U.S. women won a rematch of last year’s World Cup final by the same score, 2-0

Lawyer Calls Soccer Star's Death 'Criminal Idiocy'

Emergency help was too slow in coming after Diego Maradona had a heart attack, his lawyer said, blaming "criminal idiocy" for the Argentine soccer great's death. Although there have been no accusations of foul play, TMZ reports, Matias Morla wants an investigation. Morla said an ambulance took more than a...

Woman soccer player will dress, poised to play…

Women’s soccer player Sarah Fuller will don a football uniform on Vanderbilt's sideline and she is poised to become the first woman to play in a Power 5 game when the Commodores take on Missouri

Clash of heads raises concerns as Wolves beat…

Wolverhampton beat Arsenal 2-1 in a Premier League game that saw concerns about Wolverhampton forward Raul Jimenez and Arsenal defender David Luiz

Minnesota United announcer Callum Williams talks…

MNUFC announcer Callum Williams isn't taking for granted the chance to call sports during a pandemic. He joins FOX 9's Pierre Noujaim to discuss Minnesota's MLS squad as they enter the playoffs later this month.

3 funeral workers fired over Maradona coffin…

Three funeral workers have been fired for posing for photos alongside the body of soccer star Diego Maradona shortly before his funeral

Argentines bid a raucous farewell to Maradona…

Soccer superstar Diego Maradona has been buried in a private ceremony attended by only two dozen people

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Browns survive late scare, hold on to beat…

Baker Mayfield and Jarvis Landry took advantage of their best game-day weather in a month and led Cleveland to a 27-25 victory against Jacksonville on Sunday

Lampard not surprised to see Tottenham reborn…

Frank Lampard and Jose Mourinho square off on the touchline again on Sunday when Chelsea hosts Tottenham in a Premier League match between two of the top three teams

Argentina's soccer fans weep for superhero Diego Maradona

Argentina’s stunned soccer fans are seeking each other out to mourn the death of Diego Maradona, gathering by the hundreds in spots linked to the life of the legendary player

Vatican: Pope prays for Maradona, fondly recalls…

The Vatican says Pope Francis has remembered Diego Maradona in his prayers after learning of the soccer legend's death

Man United unable to fully restore systems after cyberattack

Manchester United has been unable to fully restore its computer systems a week after being targeted in a cyberattack

Only half of EPL clubs allowed fans when…

Only half of the English Premier League stadiums will be allowed some fans when coronavirus restrictions are relaxed next week

Banned African soccer president promises appeal…

The president of African soccer who was banned for five years for financial mismanagement by FIFA’s ethics committee says he will appeal the ruling to sport’s highest court

Move over St. Paul: Napoli stadium to be named…

Naples’ mayor has started the formal process to rename the San Paolo stadium for Diego Maradona

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World mourns soccer great Diego Maradona

Fans from Argentina to Italy have paid tribute to soccer great Diego Maradona, who died of a heart attack on Wednesday at age 60. Gloria Tso reports.

Sheriff: Florida teacher faces 408 child porn charges

Authorities say a Florida high school teacher, soccer coach and church youth leader has been charged with 408 counts of child pornography possession