With the job getting ever more complicated, and mistakes more costly, it’s little wonder the average tenure of a football boss is just 15 months.
Coca-Cola, Visa, and McDonald’s have called on him to resign immediately.
The ethics panel of soccer’s governing body has banned Jack Warner, its former vice president, for life, citing repeated misconduct.
The head of FIFA is accused of criminal mismanagement and misappropriation: On the one hand, the OAG…
The 'haka,' a Maori war dance performed by the All Blacks at the beginning of games, is a meaningful, respectful nod to New Zealand's history.
As a new season starts, the National Football League tries to move forward from an ugly history of brain injuries.
In an analytics-driven era, the New York team has defied statistics and predictions to tell a more compelling story.
Soccer’s governing body says it has “released” Secretary General Jérôme Valcke from his duties amid allegations he was part of a scheme to sell World Cup tickets at three times their value.
He deserves the title for his consistency and his defeat of Roger Federer in the U.S. Open men’s final.
The first week of the U.S. college football season wraps up with a Labor Day game featuring Ohio State…
The tennis player is arguably the era’s greatest athlete, but she has fewer endorsements than other less-successful players.
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The dominant linebacker, who took his own life in 2012, is elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame under controversial circumstances.
A flood of highly paid, past-their-prime European players are coming to the U.S., raising questions about whether their star power helps the American game or hurts it.
After winning her fourth consecutive Grand Slam title on Saturday at Wimbledon, the tennis star has become one of the most accomplished American athletes of all time.
The U.S. soccer team shocked Japan with four goals in the first 16 minutes, giving the squad a decisive victory on the global stage.
An attorney who helped players file a gender-discrimination lawsuit over artificial turf in the World Cup proposes a way forward for the sport.
The sport should worry that it has only one popular contest and one real star—who’s reached his peak.
The ballerina is the first African American principal dancer in American Ballet Theater history. That’s good news not just for ballet as an art, but for ballet as a sport.
The vast majority of teams from the four major professional sports leagues in the United States stayed curiously silent after Friday’s landmark same-sex marriage ruling.