Iran: Female soccer fan dies after setting herself on fire
An Iranian woman known as the "Blue Girl" set herself on fire after being handed a prison sentence for trying to enter a soccer stadium. Her death sparked outrage on social media, with some calling for a stadium boycott.
US Women's soccer receives $529,000 from Secret Deodorant
US Women's Soccer Receives $529,000 From Secret Deodorant Secret says it will donate $23,000 for each of the 23 members of the U.S. Women's National Soccer team. The deodorant brand printed a full page ad in the 'New York Times' on Sunday. Secret says it wants to "be on the right side of history" in helping women's soccer close the pay gap.
Bob Marley and football: could it be love?
Bob Marley's former tour manager and ex-professional soccer player open up about the reggae superstar's love for football. Allan "Skill" Cole recalls how he trained with the singer and played soccer on tour.
Neymar denies rape accusation
Brazil soccer star Neymar released a video on Sunday in which he denied an accusation of rape made by an unnamed woman, who alleged that the sports star drunkenly assaulted her at an upmarket hotel in Paris last month.
Brazilian soccer great Marta first woman in Maracana's Hall of Fame
Marta joins Pele and Zico to become first female soccer player inducted into Maracana's Hall of Fame
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.
Saudi Telecom signs $1.8 Billion soccer deal
Saudi Telecom Company Group CEO Khaled Biyari discusses the company's earnings, performance and a $1.8 billion soccer broadcast rights deal.
Prosinecki appointed as Bosnia and Herzegovina national soccer coach
Former Croatia star Robert Prosinecki is appointed as Bosnia and Herzegovina's national soccer coach.