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Photo of asylum seeker wins Barca award It could be an everyday scene: a teenager on a football field, in his club's colors, boots hanging over his shoulder -- but this is no ordinary young footballer and the picture hasn't been captured by your average photographer. Manchester United cleared over Paul Pogba transfer A world record soccer transfer involving two of Europe's most successful clubs and one of the leading stars of game is being investigated by football's world governing body. Jose Mourinho accused of $3.6M tax fraud Jose Mourinho -- one of the most successful managers of the last 20 years -- has been accused of defrauding Spanish tax authorities of $3.6 million during his time as Real Madrid boss. Is Ronaldo ready to leave Real Madrid? Within a few hours, what had started as a Friday whisper had turned into an unrelenting din. Cristiano Ronaldo, one of the world's greatest footballers, wanted to leave Real Madrid. Cue shock and surprise as social media went into meltdown. Confederations Cup: Yet another trophy for Ronaldo? This may be the one soccer major tournament where losing has an upside.
Whose skills would you choose? Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo? Everybody has their favorite player, but could choose skills from more than one and create an unbeatable superstar? ROI: Premier League's best-value signings Female footballers to play highest match in history Throughout history sportswomen have had to climb metaphorical mountains: pushing boundaries for the right to compete, confounding critics to reach their sporting summit. Real Madrid has 'full confidence' in Ronaldo Real Madrid has said it has "full confidence" in Cristiano Ronaldo after their star player was accused by prosecutors in Spain of defrauding Spanish authorities of $16.4 million in tax. Ronaldo accused of $16.4m tax evasion Real Madrid and Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo has been accused by prosecutors in Spain of defrauding Spanish authorities of $16.4 million in tax between 2011 and 2014.
Carli Lloyd still dreaming of Champions League glory United States superstar Carli Lloyd has not ruled out a return to England, after her short-term spell at Manchester City ended at the start of June. The teen with the future of US soccer on his shoulders To say Christian Pulisic is US soccer's new hope would be something of an understatement. How to qualify for $30M Champions League 'jackpot' Over the past two seasons, Jean-Pierre Rivère has presided over one of the most remarkable and prudent turnarounds in European football. Does Gulf crisis put Qatar World Cup in jeopardy? FIFA isn't talking. Neither is Qatar. Nor Saudi Arabia, Bahrain or the UAE. And the world's richest football club is... It's been a stellar season for Real Madrid after winning La Liga and the Champions League, but the Spanish club suffered a rare defeat Tuesday -- off the pitch.
Meet the 24/7 athlete: Less alcohol, more meditation For AS Roma, the key to shaping its future is not forgetting its past. Ronaldo scores twice in historic Real Madrid win No team collects European trophies as ruthlessly as Real Madrid. Zidane's Real Madrid - good or great? Win Saturday and Real Madrid will become the first club to retain Europe's premier club competition since AC Milan in 1990, and the only team to do so in its current format. From Cannes to Cardiff: Zidane's journey Ivory Coast soccer star Tiote dies Cheick Tiote, a footballer who played for the Ivory Coast, has died afte collapsing during training in Beijing, China.