Honest Ronaldo gets ref to overturn own penalty

Cristiano Ronaldo's honesty helped to nullify a penalty he was awarded as his 10-man Al-Nassr side held on to draw with Persepolis of Iran 0-0 in the Asian Champions League on Monday.


Bouanga scores only goal as LAFC KOs Seattle

— Maxime Crepeau's play in goal allowed Denis Bouanga's one moment of scoring magic to be enough to send Los Angeles FC one step closer to defending its MLS Cup title.


Follow live: Top of the Premier League table on the line as Liverpool take on Man City

Erling Haaland opened the scoring for Man City in the first half, but Trent Alexander-Arnold’s 80th-minute strike earned Liverpool a share of the points.


Humbug! Red Bulls ticket deal has 'Messi clause'

The New York Red Bulls' holiday ticket promotion involving next season's home opener has a catch written in the small print: A game against Lionel Messi's Inter Miami isn't included.


FIFA renews Qatar Airways deal for '26, '30 WCs

Qatar Airways has been renewed as the airline sponsor for the men's World Cup in 2026 in North America and the 2030 tournament expected to be in Europe, Africa and South America, FIFA said Wednesday.


USMNT overcomes Dest red to book Copa place

The United States men earned a spot in the 2024 Copa America despite a 2-1 loss to Trinidad & Tobago in the second leg of the Concacaf Nations League quarterfinal on Monday in Port of Spain, Trinidad.


Unstoppable: Brazil just hoping to 'contain' Messi

The fierce rivalry between Brazil and Argentina will hit fever pitch when Lionel Messi's world champions face the struggling hosts in a mouth-watering South American World Cup qualifying clash in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday.