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07/23/2019

WWC 2019 Roundtable: How does France 2019 move the game forward? How has France 2019 changed the conversation around women's football in terms of visibility, credibility and marketability? CNN's roundtable discusse...
20:12, 07/17/2019

WWC 2019 Roundtable: On the field moments VAR controversies. Quality football. Refereeing under the spotlight - It's fair to say the FIFA Women's World Cup has had its fair share of talking p...
20:12, 07/17/2019

'I'm down with' booing of FIFA boss, says US star In the aftermath of World Cup final victory, USWNT coach Jill Ellis, part of her face hidden by a white cap with a USA badge on the front, was alone ...
00:12, 07/08/2019

Social media becomes ode to Rose Lavelle in breakthrough World Cup The Women's World Cup may be over for another four years, but the breakthrough tournament of one young US star already has fans excited about the fut...
00:12, 07/08/2019

In Her Shoes: A footballer's life We asked female footballers, from World Cup winners to amateurs, to send videos from a day in their lives to show how women around the world live the...
12:24, 07/03/2019

Joao Felix: Benfica considers $143M offer for the 'next Ronaldo' Portuguese star Joao Felix could become the second most expensive teenager in football history as his club Benfica considers a lucrative $136 million...
13:24, 06/27/2019

Sex, drugs and soccer: The life and times of Maradona An unacknowledged son, photo ops with the mafia and humongous cocaine binges: it's incredible that Diego Maradona found time to become the greatest f...
22:48, 06/19/2019

The football prodigy who became Australia's million dollar player Twelve years ago, Bobby Despitovski was coming to the end of his football career. With one eye on a future in coaching, the-then Perth Glory striker ...
00:24, 06/12/2019

Neymar facing two police investigations Accused of raping and assaulting a Brazilian model in a hotel room in Paris last month, Brazilian footballer Neymar is facing two separate police inv...
08:36, 06/08/2019

Alleged Neymar rape: Brazilian woman says she was left 'traumatized' by soccer star A Brazilian woman who has accused Neymar of rape has broken her silence to provide a detailed account of the evening she spent with the Brazilian soc...
19:36, 06/06/2019

Wenger: Mkhitaryan case 'should not happen in football' Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has expressed his astonishment that Henrikh Mkhitaryan won't be able to play in the Europa League final against ...
09:48, 05/24/2019

A Giant Laid Low by Too Many Blows to the Head “Some days I feel like a young man, and some days not,” Ryan Miller said. What it’s like to visit a former football player trying to recover from hea...
20:48, 05/22/2019

Nick Bosa Comes With the Kind of Baggage That Doesn’t Matter Nick Bosa has been scrubbing his Twitter account ahead of the N.F.L. draft. But will teams care what he has said when he can rush the quarterback so ...
20:48, 05/22/2019

Loftus-Cheek on Hazard: We want him to stay Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek tells CNN that the players want Blues star Eden Hazard to remain at the club amid speculation he's leaving in 2...
19:00, 05/21/2019

The secret of this women's football powerhouse Lyon's dominance in the women's game is unparalleled. CNN visited the French city to hear from key figures at the club about how the team has evolve...
19:00, 05/21/2019

Robert Kraft: Social media helping stoke anti-Semitism Robert Kraft has warned that failure to tackle anti-Semitism will open the door for other forms of racism and discrimination to flourish with the hel...
14:24, 05/20/2019

Manchester City defends anti-Liverpool chant amid criticism Manchester City has denied accusations that the anti-Liverpool song sung by the first-team during its title celebrations referred the Hillsborough di...
00:36, 05/16/2019

Looking back at a magical night in Anfield CNN Sport's Amanda Davies reflects on an historical night in Anfield when Liverpool came back to beat Barcelona 4-0 to make the 2019 Champions League...
19:48, 05/10/2019

Cardinals Sign Top Draft Pick Kyler Murray to $35 Million Deal The four-year contract for Murray, the Oklahoma quarterback who was also taken in the first round of the M.L.B. draft, includes a signing bonus of mo...
05:00, 05/10/2019

What a week! English Premier League teams ending season with a bang The world's most popular sport has just seen three consecutive nights of wonder, the likes of which few fans have ever seen before -- or will ever se...
15:00, 05/09/2019

Concussion rules out Salah of playing against Barca Liverpool's attempt to pull off one of the greatest escapes in recent European football history suffered a huge blow Monday after the club confirmed ...
16:24, 05/06/2019

Gino Marchetti, Baltimore Colts Defensive Star, Dies at 93 A member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, he had a knack for knowing where a play was going and made one of the most famous tackles in N.F.L. histor...
01:48, 05/01/2019

Fearless Ajax close in on fairytale final The tale of two of the most unlikely Champions League semifinalists in recent years continued in thrilling fashion Tuesday, as Ajax secured a narrow ...
00:00, 05/01/2019

Soccer 'spy' wins plaudits for remarkable 'sportsmanship' Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa has been praised for his "sportsmanship" after he ordered his own players to let opponents Aston Villa score an e...
17:12, 04/29/2019

How Ajax young guns upset $1.5 billion Champions League He's still only 19, but Matthijs de Ligt has already experienced more big football moments than most top-level professionals can hope for in their en...
17:12, 04/29/2019

FC Zenit fans give team a fiery welcome home Modern football fans are often accused of not showing passion for their teams. Clearly, no one told FC Zenit fans, who gave their team a fiery welcom...
14:39, 04/28/2019

Ajax All-access: The Future Ajax produces more pros in Europe's top leagues than any other club, CNN goes behind the scenes at the club's academy, 'De Toekomst,' to find out mor...
14:39, 04/28/2019

Ajax All-access: The Present With stars like Barcelona-bound Frenkie de Jong and 19-year-old captain Matthijs de Ligt, people are describing this as the best Ajax team since the ...
14:39, 04/28/2019

Ajax All-access: The Past They're one of football's most successful clubs - the home of Johan Cruyff and revered for being the birthplace of "Total Football". Welcome to Ajax....
14:39, 04/28/2019

How Borussia Dortmund is tackling anti-Semitism Borussia Dortmund set up a special section within the club to combat anti-Semitism and racism, which takes supporters on tours of former concentratio...
14:39, 04/28/2019

Joe Bellino, 81, Navy Star and Heisman Trophy Winner, Dies A fleet running back, he was the overwhelming choice for the 1960 Heisman, but his pro career, delayed by military service, fell short of expectation...
14:32, 04/28/2019

Sports of The Times: A Giant Laid Low by Too Many Blows to the Head “Some days I feel like a young man, and some days not,” Ryan Miller said. What it’s like to visit a former football player trying to recover from hea...
14:32, 04/28/2019

On Pro Football: Nick Bosa Comes With the Kind of Baggage That Doesn’t Matter Nick Bosa has been scrubbing his Twitter account ahead of the N.F.L. draft. But will teams care what he has said when he can rush the quarterback so ...
14:32, 04/28/2019

After Picking Daniel Jones, the Giants Rush to Reassure Eli Manning The Giants’ surprising first-round pick was met by disbelief by some observers. But it also sent an unmistakable signal about a coming change at quar...
14:32, 04/28/2019