Recent soccer news

Germans set 10-year plan, want Euro 2024
At a reception shortly before Christmas, German football federation president Wolfgang Niersbach said his plan for the holidays was to sit back on a sofa, shut off the radio and television and think about the wonderful year behind him.
 
Liverpool ties Arsenal; Marseille leads in France
(AP, December 21, 2014; 7:01 PM)
 
Brazil draws with US to win home tournament
(AP, December 21, 2014; 7:05 PM)
 
Brazil draws with US to win home tournament
(AP, December 21, 2014; 6:29 PM)
 
Ronaldo unveils statue of himself in Portugal
(AP, December 21, 2014; 2:59 PM)
 
Falling ruble hits World Cup final stadium
(AP, December 20, 2014; 9:30 AM)
 
Shea signs with Orlando City Soccer
(AP, December 19, 2014; 8:01 PM)
 
Shea signs with Orlando City Soccer
(AP, December 19, 2014; 4:32 PM)
 
Things to know about FIFA’s World Cup probe
(AP, December 19, 2014; 4:22 PM)
 
Brazil trying to make good use of new stadiums
(AP, December 19, 2014; 4:07 PM)
 
Moroccan king suspends country’s sports minister
(AP, December 19, 2014; 12:54 PM)
 
FIFA sets dates for 2018 World Cup in Russia
(AP, December 19, 2014; 12:30 PM)
 
FIFA moves to abolish referees’ age limit
(AP, December 19, 2014; 11:27 AM)
 
Orlando hosts NYC March 8 in opener for MLS expansion teams
(AP, December 19, 2014; 11:09 AM)
 
FIFA promises $300K bonuses from World Cup income
(AP, December 19, 2014; 10:57 AM)
 
US women rout Argentina 7-0 in Brasilia Tournament
(AP, December 18, 2014; 9:23 PM)
 
Stoke says Shea likely to move to MLS’s Orlando City
(AP, December 18, 2014; 7:15 PM)
 
US women rout Argentina 7-0 in Brasilia Tournament
(AP, December 18, 2014; 6:57 PM)
 
US rises 1 spot to 27th in FIFA rankings
(AP, December 18, 2014; 6:37 PM)
 
Balotelli suspended 1 match for social media post
(AP, December 18, 2014; 5:24 PM)
 
Stoke says Shea likely to move to MLS’s Orlando City
(AP, December 18, 2014; 1:51 PM)
 
FIFA meets amid crisis over Garcia’s resignation
(AP, December 18, 2014; 12:26 PM)
 
Arsenal’s top-4 consistency a target for Liverpool
(AP, December 18, 2014; 11:25 AM)
 
Two-speed labor system in Qatar for 2022 World Cup
(AP, December 18, 2014; 6:34 AM)
 
Liverpool advances in League Cup; Brooks scores in Germany
(AP, December 17, 2014; 8:46 PM)
 
San Lorenzo to play Real Madrid for Club World Cup
(AP, December 17, 2014; 7:46 PM)
 
FIFPro urges FIFA to probe Club World Cup game
(AP, December 17, 2014; 6:42 PM)
 
San Lorenzo to play Real Madrid for Club World Cup
(AP, December 17, 2014; 5:54 PM)
 
Rain postpones women’s soccer tournament in Brazil
(AP, December 17, 2014; 5:32 PM)
 
Timeline: Buildup to Garcia’s FIFA resignation
(AP, December 17, 2014; 12:32 PM)