German youth soccer teams thrive on cultural diversity
Many of the youth soccer teams in Germany have players with immigration backgrounds. Even though they have spent their lives in Germany and contribute significantly to their teams' success, they are often viewed as different. DW visits one team.
Soccer-Japan's oracle octopus boiled and butchered
An octopus that successfully predicted all of Japan's World Cup group stage matches was boiled, butchered and sent away to be sold on June 27, according to the fisherman who originally caught the psychic cephalopod.
Prosinecki appointed as Bosnia and Herzegovina national soccer coach
Former Croatia star Robert Prosinecki is appointed as Bosnia and Herzegovina's national soccer coach.
Belgian soccer star Romelu Lukaku recently arrested for noise complaint
Belgian soccer star Romelu Lukaku recently arrested for noise complaint.
Manchester United holds a moment of silence for attack victims
Soccer players and coach staff bow their heads in silence in the wake of a bomb attack in the English city of Manchester.
Argentine police seek hooligan after fan declared dead
An Argentine soccer fan was declared dead after suffering a vicious attack by a group of men during a first division match at the weekend.
I can be as good as Rooney, says Bolt
Olympic champion Usain Bolt eyes career in soccer, says he will be as good as Wayne Rooney.