England Wins First FIFA World Cup Game Since 2010World Cup roundup for Monday including England's opening game, Sweden's win over South Korea and Belgium's World Cup opener game.
Mexico Stuns Germany In 1-0 World Cup VictoryMexico, behind a first-half goal from Hirving Lozano, upset reigning champs Germany in the group stage opener, 1-0.
U.S., Canada, Mexico Win Bid To Host World Cup 2026North America will host the 2026 World Cup after FIFA voters overwhelmingly opted for the financial and logistical certainty of a United States-led bid over a risky Moroccan proposal for the first 48-team tournament.
World Cup Preview: How To Watch, When It Starts, FavoritesThe Americans won't be playing in the World Cup, but there's still plenty of good soccer to be watched in the coming weeks.
Third FIFA Official Acquitted Of Corruption ChargesA former South American soccer official has been acquitted of corruption charges at a U.S. trial stemming from the FIFA bribery scandal, after two others were convicted last week.
2 Officials Convicted At FIFA Trial; 3rd Awaits VerdictTwo former South American soccer officials were convicted Friday of corruption charges at a U.S. trial stemming from the FIFA bribery scandal, while deliberations will continue next week for a third official.
Jury Still Out On FIFA Scandal Trial In BrooklynJurors have resumed deliberations at the U.S. trial of three former South American soccer officials charged with taking millions of dollars in bribes.
FIFA Scandal Trial Witness Claims $15M Set Aside For BribesIn order to secure the world's biggest soccer event, a witness testified in Brooklyn that countries had set up millions in funds for brides.
FIFA Officials' Trial Continues In Brooklyn CourtroomA key government witness at the U.S. trial of three former South American soccer officials was cross-examined on Thursday about allegations he bribed the defendants, while a judge reviewed claims that one defendant made a slashing motion across his neck in a way meant to intimidate the witness.
FIFA Scandal Trial Begins In BrooklynThree former South American soccer officials are going on trial in a U.S. case highlighting widespread corruption in the sport's governing body.
FIFA Bans Lionel Messi For 4 World Cup Qualifying Games For Verbally Abusing RefereeMessi was banned for "having directed insulting words at an assistant referee" during a home qualifier against Chile on Thursday, FIFA said hours before kickoff in La Paz.
FIFA Acknowledges Bribes, Asks US For Seized Cash BackFIFA claims it is the victim of corrupt individuals, despite widespread criticism that bribe-taking was embedded in its culture.