by Travis Waldron Posted on May 29, 2014 Updated: May 29, 2014
One of English soccer's most prominent figures speaks on Robbie Rogers, Michael Sam, and openly gay athletes, saying that soccer needs to continue making progress in welcoming openly gay players.
by Travis Waldron Posted on May 27, 2014
Fans across Europe and North America say they would support an openly gay player on their national teams, according to a new poll.
by Travis Waldron Posted on May 7, 2014
Helena Costa will be the "highest-profile female manager" in European soccer history.
by Travis Waldron Posted on May 5, 2014
Racism against Senegalese player Papa Diop is the second high-profile incident in Spain in the last two weeks.
by Travis Waldron Posted on March 5, 2014
Ukraine played the match amid turmoil at home to "raise the patriotic spirit of the Ukrainian people."
by Travis Waldron Posted on February 27, 2014
Researchers have now found the brain disease linked to repeated blows to the head in boxing, football, rugby, baseball, and soccer.
by Travis Waldron Posted on January 22, 2014 Updated: January 22, 2014
In a move that would appall most American franchise owners, Barça will pay for its own stadium upgrades -- and assume the financial risk that comes with them.
by Travis Waldron Posted on January 8, 2014 Updated: January 8, 2014
Thomas Hitzlsperger waited until retiring to come out because LGBT issues are still ignored in soccer. But English soccer's fight against racism shows progress can be made on those issues too.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on December 10, 2013
The 2014 World Cup in Brazil will dump as much as 2.72 million tons of carbon dioxide into Earth's atmosphere, according to FIFA.
by Travis Waldron Posted on October 16, 2013
Watching its World Cup dreams slip away, Mexico needed help. It got it from the unlikeliest of places, and from a team that won't ever let them forget it.