FIFA settled the World Cup draw in South Africa today ahead of next summer's tournament. The US will face off against England and minnows Algeria and Slovenia.
12/04/2009 12:00 am
A World Cup sudden death qualifier pits Algeria vs. Egypt in a rematch of a game Saturday when Algerian players were assaulted by hooligans before the game and dozens of fans were injured afterwards.
11/18/2009 12:00 am
Tensions between Algeria and Egypt remain high in the wake of Saturday's World Cup match. Gamal Mubarak, Egypt's political heir apparent, is a big soccer fan. The next match: Wednesday.
11/15/2009 12:00 am
Despite a few hiccups, the Confederations Cup soccer tournament was a 'great success,' say local and international soccer authorities.
06/28/2009 01:00 am
06/22/2009 01:00 am
Labor unrest abounds during South Africa's 'negotiation season,' but talk of a soccer strike chilled nation.
06/11/2009 01:00 am
The national team unites a scattered diaspora and provides a reason to cheer for war-torn Somalia.
03/05/2009 12:00 am
The state sports system has produced the world’s best gymnasts and divers, but competitive team events like soccer lag behind.
08/13/2008 01:00 am