• Wayne Rooney shouldn’t have turned down the Chinese Super League
    FC Yahoo

    Wayne Rooney shouldn’t have turned down the Chinese Super League

    It looks like Wayne Rooney won’t be needing his Chinese phrasebook just yet. [ FC Yahoo: Rooney announces he is staying at Manchester United ] On Thursday, the Manchester United striker issued a statement making it clear that he hopes to stay to help

  • Crew SC: In team's biggest deal, Acura on board as jersey sponsor
    The Columbus Dispatch

    Crew SC: In team's biggest deal, Acura on board as jersey sponsor

    An automotive brand whose manufacturing and research and development operations weave across Ohio will now be woven into Crew SC kits for the foreseeable future. Crew SC announced Acura its new jersey partner today, kicking off a three-year partnership term. Financial terms were not disclosed, but Andy Loughnane, president of business operations for the team, said the agreement represents the largest annual commercial deal in club history. “The integration of a premium brand into the fabric of our jerseys and the fabric of our identity represents another bold step forward for our evolving brand,” Loughane said. “Today is a celebration of two companies that both believe in the power of soccer

  • Bayern routs Hamburg 8-0 with Lewandowski hat trick
    The Associated Press8 minutes ago

    Bayern routs Hamburg 8-0 with Lewandowski hat trick

    Bayern Munich gave Hamburger SV another thrashing at home in the Bundesliga on Saturday, with Robert Lewandowski scoring a hat trick in an 8-0 rout before coach Carlo Ancelotti took pity on the visitors. Lewandowski was replaced at 5-0 and more than half an hour to play.