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Colombia’s Radamel Falcao Tears Ligament in Knee, Jeopardizing World Cup Play

Colombia’s Radamel Falcao Tears Ligament in Knee, Jeopardizing World Cup Play

AS Monaco striker Radamel Falcao tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee and could be out of action for six months, jeopardizing his chances of competing in the World Cup for his native Colombia. continue reading »

Argentine Soccer Star Osvaldo Ardiles Involved in Car Accident

Argentine Soccer Star Osvaldo Ardiles Involved in Car Accident

Former Argentine professional soccer player Osvaldo Ardiles is recovering from injuries suffered in a traffic accident in the Falkland Islands, where he was filming a documentary for an international sports network, media reports said Tuesday. continue reading »

Ankle Spain Benches Barcelona’s Neymar For Up to a Month

Ankle Spain Benches Barcelona’s Neymar For Up to a Month

FC Barcelona striker Neymar will be out of action for up to a month after spraining his right ankle during a Copa del Rey match against Getafe, the club said Friday. continue reading »

Professional Soccer Player Gunned Down in Colombia

Professional Soccer Player Gunned Down in Colombia

A player with the second division soccer team Union Magdalena was fatally shot by assailants traveling on a motorcycle, Colombian police said. continue reading »

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo Wins Coveted Ballon d’Or

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo Wins Coveted Ballon d’Or

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo had tears in his eyes Monday as he accepted his second Ballon d'Or as the world's best soccer player at the annual FIFA awards gala in Switzerland. continue reading »

Why Baseball Fans Shouldn’t Celebrate Alex Rodriguez’s Season-Long Suspension

Why Baseball Fans Shouldn’t Celebrate Alex Rodriguez’s Season-Long Suspension

Alex Rodriguez will miss the entire 2014 season for his connection to baseball’s Biogenesis performance enhancing drug scandal, a spokesperson for the New York Yankees third baseman announced Saturday.Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig originally handed Rodriguez a 211-game suspension in August continue reading »

JUST IN:  Alex Rodriguez Suspension Reduced, Out 2014 Season

JUST IN:  Alex Rodriguez Suspension Reduced, Out 2014 Season

A major league baseball arbitrator has reduced the suspension of New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez to 162 games resulting in him missing the 2014 baseball season. The suspension will cost him an estimated $25 million in earnings. continue reading »

Messi to Play in Copa del Rey Match

Messi to Play in Copa del Rey Match

Argentine striker Lionel Messi, sidelined since Nov. 10 by a hamstring injury, will be in the lineup for FC Barcelona's Copa del Rey fixture with Getafe, the Catalan club said Tuesday. continue reading »

Legendary Soccer Player Eusebio “Black Panther” da Silva Ferreira Dies at 71

Legendary Soccer Player Eusebio “Black Panther” da Silva Ferreira Dies at 71

Eusebio da Silva Ferreira, considered in Portugal to be the best soccer player of all time, died Sunday of cardiorespiratory failure, Benfica, the club for which he played during the bulk of his career, said. He was 71. continue reading »

Brand Battle For Brazil In 2014

Brand Battle For Brazil In 2014

With only six more months until the World Cup in Brazil, a new chapter in the rivalry between Nike and Adidas has already begun. Adidas is the official sponsor of the FIFA World Cup while Nike sponsors the host country. continue reading »