Soccer

World Cup 2014 Corruption and Controversy

Plagued by delays and opposition at home, the World Cup in Brazil might be a turning point for sporting mega-events, forcing soccer’s governing body and the International Olympic Committee to accept less ambitious bids to reduce the risk of public backlash. Described by Brazil’s government as “the Cup to end all Cups,” the tournament kicked…

YOU CALL THAT FOOTBALL????? Obama Calls Soccer ‘Football’

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SEC, ESPN Announce Launch Of SEC Network

The SEC and ESPN announced a 20-year agreement and rights extension on Thursday. The deal includes a new television network and digital platform that will show SEC sports 24/7, including more than 1,000 events in the first year.

Going Out A Winner

. Pia Sundhage’s five years in charge of Team USA ended Wednesday night with a fitting 6-2 win over Australia. While the head coach, Sundhage led the U.S. to two gold medals and 91 victories.