September 8, 2018 12:23 AM Bolt to leave Mariners for a week
Usain Bolt's fledgling soccer career at the Central Coast Mariners is taking a quick break, with the sporting superstar to leave the country for a week. In a statement on Saturday, the A-League club said Bolt would jet out to an unnamed location on Sunday. "After completing his first three weeks of training with the Central Coast Mariners, the club wishes 6
September 7, 2018 10:49 PM Jermaine Jones retires, 11 months after his last match
Jermaine Jones retires, 11 months after his last match Midfielder Jermaine Jones announced his retirement, 11 months after his last match for Major League Soccer's LA Galaxy. The 36-year-old midfielder, born in West Germany to an American father and West German mother, had four goals in 69 appearances for the United States from 2010-17, highlighted by a tying 2
July 23, 2018 7:33 PM Jaelene Hinkle recalled to US soccer team amid ‘homophobia’ controversy
On Twitter fans wrote of their disappointment that Hinkle has been given another opportunity to play for the national team. “what I find most upsetting is that the USWNT team would invite an outspoken, homophobic player to the top honor of playing, knowing there are players on the team who identify as LGBTQ+. “It divides a team that should be coming 13
July 18, 2018 11:06 AM Thai cave rescue press conference LIVE: Boys tried to 'dig their way out' and had no water
THE 12 boys and their 25-year-old coach tried to dig their way out and survived by drinking water from the walls of the cave before they were rescued from the flooded complex in Thailand. Here is all the latest news from the Thai cave rescue press conference today (Wednesday). The group was rescued eight days ago after a dramatic rescue effort that left one Thai Navy SEAL dead after 14
July 9, 2018 3:11 PM Thailand cave rescue update: How many boys are left in the cave? Will they be out today?
THAILAND cave rescue efforts have had a successful second day with eight boys now saved from the group of 13. How many are left and will they all be rescued today? Four Thai soccer players and their coach are now left trapped in a cave at Chaing Mai after a total of eight boys are rescued. Rescue efforts in Thailand have been highly successful with two-thirds 20
July 8, 2018 2:06 PM Thailand cave rescue: How many boys are left in the cave? How many have been rescued?
THE 12 boys and their 25-year-old football coach are being rescued today after being trapped in a northern Thailand cave for two weeks. But how many boys are left in the cave and how many have been evacuated? At least four of the boys are now free from the Tham Luang Nang Non caves in Chiang Raiv after being stuck on a ledge since June 23. This means 18
July 8, 2018 10:29 AM Thai cave rescue operation update: How long until the soccer team is SAVED?
THAILAND'S officials have this morning launched their dramatic rescue mission to save 12 boys and their football coach from inside a Thai cave. How long until the soccer team is SAVED? A dangerous rescue mission to free 12 schoolboys and their soccer coach trapped inside a Thai cave for two weeks began on Sunday, authorities said, with the first survivor 16
July 2, 2018 4:41 PM World Cup 2018: Bruna Marquezine’s racy snap almost overshadows Neymar's goal for Brazil
Russia World Cup 2018: The hottest WAGs. “@brumarquezine I love you, you are incredible, beautiful, stylish, talented, etc. I'm not a fan of soccer, but I love Ney with you... perfect couple,”(sic) commented a fourth. In another post, the stunner shared a glimpse at one of the magazine’s front cover shots, which showed Bruna modelling a jaw-dropping 10
July 2, 2018 1:33 AM Rapids beat Vancouver 1-0 on Whitecaps' own goal
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - Colorado scored on Vancouver defender Marcel de Jong's own goal in the 43rd minute and the Rapids held on to beat the Whitecaps 1-0 on Sunday for their first road victory of the season. Rapids forward Yannick Boli hit the cross bar from the right side of the six-yard box, and goalkeeper Brian Rowe made a diving stop on Joe Mason's 9
July 1, 2018 8:58 PM Iniesta retires from Spain after World Cup loss to Russia
MOSCOW (AP) - Andres Iniesta, the elegant midfielder who was a symbol of Spain's golden generation, retired from international soccer following the team's loss to Russia in a penalty shootout at the World Cup on Sunday. With his precise passes and clever playmaking, Iniesta was a key piece of the Spanish team that dominated soccer not so long ago. But his skills 10