FIFA president Gianni Infantino wants to expand the World Cup Finals to 48 teams featuring 16 groups of three starting with the 2026 tournament, a source within world football’s governing body told AF
Regardless of whether FIFA president Gianni Infantino’s plan for a 32-team Club World Cup becomes a reality, this year’s tournament in Japan is likely to highlight the need for some sort of change.
Marco Reus’ dramatic equalizer two minutes from time ensured Borussia Dortmund beat holders Real Madrid to top spot in Champions League Group F with a pulsating 2-2 draw Wednesday.
Two days before the release of a new report into Russian doping, the IOC Wednesday extended the provisional sanctions imposed on the country over allegations of systematic cheating and cover-ups.
Novak Djokovic lost his momentum in the second half of last season and was toppled as the world No. 1 by Andy Murray because his work-rate dropped, the Serbian’s former coach Boris Becker said Wednesd
The Hammers are languishing in 17th place in the Premier League without a win in their last five, but Bilic believes he will be given time after a tough move away from Upton Park this summer.
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- The Washington Nationals acquired outfielder Adam Eaton from the Chicago White Sox in exchange for three pitchers Wednesday. In return for Eato
NEW YORK --? Knicks point guard Derrick Rose will sit out of Wednesday night's game against the Cleveland Cavaliers due to lingering soreness in his back. Bra
The Washington Nationals acquired center fielder Adam Eaton from the Chicago White Sox for three young pitchers, including top prospect Lucas Giolito and hard-throwing Reynaldo Lopez, who made the tea
New York's Achilles has strangely come on the offensive side of the ball. Here's why.
Pettigrew no longer has a stall in the Lions locker room, and it's only a matter of time before he has a new team
The Dallas Cowboys and breakout rookie Dak Prescott can atone for their only loss of the season — and win their division — when they play the New York Giants on Sunday Night Football.Photo Credit: Ge
MSU had a program-record 22 football players earn All-Big Ten academic honors.
Zinedine Zidane didn't quite say bring on Leicester or Arsenal but he made it clear who he didn't want in Monday's Champions League draw.
Jim Harbaugh looked directly at Jimbo Fisher and couldn’t help but compliment Florida State's Dalvin Cook. “You’re running back is unbelievable,” Harbaugh said of Cook during an Orange Bowl press conf
The group stage for the UEFA Champions League may have only just finished but already thoughts turn towards the last-16 of the competition. Here is your guide to the knock-out draw.
The Lions may be cruising toward a playoff berth, but fans around the league are giving the team little love in the Pro Bowl balloting.
Jim Harbaugh has always wanted to experience the game atmosphere at Doak Campbell Stadium. From "Renegade, the war horse, the spear, and the Tomahawk chant," Harbaugh has an outsiders' appreciation fo
ADAM SHERGOLD AT WEMBLEY: Tottenham signed off on their Champions League campaign in style with an impressive victory over CSKA Moscow.
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher found themselves on memory lane Wednesday, promoting their looming Orange Bowl matchup
In return, the White Sox received pitching prospect Giolito and two other prospects.
Rookie sensations Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott made the playoffs with four games to spare in Dallas and they insist they won't slow down
Striker Harry Kane is hoping Tottenham have buried their Wembley curse and can now build on their 3-1 win against CSKA Moscow as they drop into the Europa League.
Joique Bell never wanted to leave the Detroit Lions, but he also never gave up on a potential return.
With Cleveland visiting the Knicks, James and a number of his teammates opted not to stay at the Trump SoHo in what amounted to a modest political protest.
Maryland coach D.J. Durkin said it was too hard to determine whether the spot was good on the controversial call in the UM-OSU game.
Bryce Harper and Nationals supposedly at odds over $400 million demand despite Las Vegas slugger’s contract not coming due until 2019.
The White Sox traded outfielder Adam Eaton to the Washington Nationals on Wednesday afternoon, one day after the Sox started their rebuilding project by parting with ace Chris Sale. With the deal, the
The Baltimore Orioles aren't likely to sign free agent slugger Jose Bautista because he rubs the Camden Yards faithful the wrong way, according to th
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Who won the divorce? When it comes to our high-profile couples, that unfortunate question is hard-wired into humanity. A super-couple torn apart. Shudders. Splits. Desp
Earlier this week as I was filling out my Heisman Trophy ballot, which may or may not have included FSU's electric tailback Dalvin Cook, it struck me just how underrated the ACC is as a conference and
Michigan State coach Tom Izzo wants guards Eron Harris and Matt McQuaid to make more outside shots for the Spartans.
MIKE KEEGAN: Three of Stamford Bridge’s most powerful figures met child abuse victim Gary Johnson on Wednesday and said sorry to him in person.