Throwing money in the air as security led him away, Simon Brodkin said: “Here we go Sepp. Thank you. Cheers Sepp. It’s all there, as discussed. Thank you. Good doing business.”
The Women’s World Cup ticker-tape parade is over, but the celebrations continue.
UFT President Michael Mulgrew said he U.S. women’s soccer team exhibits a great work ethic and competitive spirit that can inspire student athletes — especially girls.
Sales on Fanatics.com, the largest online sports retailer, said after the big win merchandise sale spiked 3,000 percent.
The team will be honored with a parade in lower Manhattan up the stretch of Broadway from the Battery to City Hall known as the “Canyon of Heroes” on Friday.
Mayor Bill de Blasio’s press secretary says the administration is looking into logistics and talking to the team and other partners about the idea.
All the best images from Sunday’s historic victory over Japan.
Celia Sasic picked a pretty bad time for Germany’s first missed penalty kick in the women’s World Cup.
Megan Rapinoe scored twice and the United States overcame early defensive shakiness to beat Australia 3-1 Monday night in the Americans’ opener at the Women’s World Cup.
Chuck Blazer told a U.S. federal judge that he and others in soccer’s governing body agreed to receive bribes in the votes for the hosts of the 1998 and 2010 World Cups.
Sepp Blatter has been re-elected as FIFA president for a fifth term, chosen to lead world soccer despite separate U.S. and Swiss criminal investigations into corruption.
The Russian president tried to portray the probe as an attempt to go after dissenters, likening the case to the persecution of U.S. whistleblowers Julian Assange and Edward Snowden.
Seven soccer officials were arrested and 14 indicted Wednesday in a U.S. corruption probe.
FIFA spokesman Walter de Gregorio says soccer’s governing body is the “damaged party” in the corruption probe and will cooperate fully with authorities.
Let’s take a look at five events in sports over the last year more surprising than Beck’s shocking GRAMMYs Album of the Year win.