The Early Lead: International Soccer


Posted at 09:07 AM ET, 03/04/2014

Ukraine’s political strife is affecting its sports leagues

The political crisis in Ukraine is affecting more than the the country’s international relations — it’s also affecting its soccer and hockey seasons.

By Marissa Payne  |  09:07 AM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  International Soccer

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 11/08/2012

Champions League: Celtic stuns Barcelona and Rod Stewart cries

Celtic's stunning 2-1 win over Barcelona brought out the waterworks from at least one longtime supporter.

By Matt Brooks  |  10:02 AM ET, 11/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barcelona, Celtic, Champions League, International Soccer, Soccer

Posted at 11:34 AM ET, 10/18/2012

Brothel sponsorships help Greek soccer team weather recession

A Greek amateur soccer club has turned to two local brothels to keep it afloat during the country's continued economic struggles.

By Matt Brooks  |  11:34 AM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  International Soccer, Soccer