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Clock Is Ticking ... All Sports Know It

Christopher Clarey, New York Times

FIFA Just Doesn't Care What You Think

Marina Hyde, The Guardian

U.S. Soccer's Expansion Boom

David Marino-Nachison, Wall Street Journal

On a summer evening in Sydney in January, two former Grand Slam champions, John McEnroe and Patrick Rafter, played an abbreviated version of tennis. Rafter won the exhibition ma...(full article)

Jozy Altidore exists as a series of dreams we have had about him. When it was announced the 25-year-old would return to MLS following an anonymous year-and-a-half stint with Sunder...(full article)

And so it has come to pass. Fifa has drawn a line in the desert sand – and it hasn’t used the magic foam. Actually, perhaps it would be better to refer to the latest ne...(full article)

This morning, FIFA officially recommended that the 2022 World Cup, originally slated to be held in Qatar's 120 degree summer heat, be moved to the winter. It's a very big deal: for...(full article)

When the University of Maryland’s soccer season ended this past fall, Mikey Ambrose decided to start his pro career early. Though tempted by Europe and Major League Soccer, the...(full article)

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