MLB trade deadline digest:
Sign up for Yahoo Fantasy Football
  • Paris Saint-Germain beats Manchester United 2-0

    Paris Saint-Germain claimed the International Champions Cup with a 2-0 victory over Manchester United on Wednesday night at Soldier Field. Off the field, PSG might be on the verge of scoring another victory over the Red Devils. Following the game, PSG manager Laurent Blanc said his squad is close…

    The Associated Press
  • Mourinho fires back at Benitez's wife

    Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho fired back at comments from the wife of Real Madrid manager Rafael Benitez, who said her husband is "tidying up" Mourinho "messes" once again. Montserrat Seara told Le Region newspaper that her Spanish husband has had to clean up after Mourinho in three stops where he…

    AFP
  • Mexico fires Miguel Herrera, so that's a good thing for the USMNT, right?

    The unexpected coaching change is a big break for Jurgen Klinsmann's USMNT going into the playoff for CONCACAF's Confederation Cup berth. Or is it?

    FC Yahoo
  • Prince Ali says Platini candidacy is 'not good for FIFA'

    Former FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali bin Al Hussein of Jordan has described Michel Platini's decision to stand for the post in February's election as "not good for FIFA." UEFA president Platini announced earlier on Wednesday that he intended to stand in the election to choose a replacement…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Libertadores Cup final results

    July 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Libertadores Cup Final matches on Wednesday FinalThursday, July 30, first legTigres (Mexico) - River Plate (Argentina) 0-0 (halftime: 0-0) Next Fixtures (GMT): FinalThursday, August 6, second legRiver Plate (Argentina) v Tigres (Mexico) (0100)

    Reuters
  • Abby Wambach: 'Might be difficult to say no' if asked to play in Rio Olympics

    Wambach said she's not playing in any more World Cups, but next summer's Rio Olympics are not off the table.

    FC Yahoo
  • Review: Ridiculously fun ‘Rocket League’ gasses up, shoots, and scores

    Despite its limited scope and the occasional connection issue, Rocket League is one of the year’s best online games.

    Plugged In
  • Soccer-Ecuador championship results and standings

    July 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Ecuador championship matches on Wednesday Wednesday, July 29 El Nacional 1 Mushuc Runa 0 Independiente del Valle 3 Deportivo Quito 0 LDU de Loja 1 Barcelona 2 River Ecuador 1 LDU de Quito 0 Emelec 3 Aucas 0 Universidad Catolica Quito 1…

    Reuters
  • Why Angel Di Maria's time at Man United wasn't a complete failure

    United stands to lose money in selling the underachieving Argentine to Paris Saint-Germain, but the Red Devils did gain something back from its record $90 million-plus fee for the former Real Madrid man.

    FC Yahoo
  • Kaka helps MLS All Stars to 2-1 win over Tottenham

    COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — The news kids in the league can play a little bit.

    Associated Press
  • In Las Vegas, mafia museum to display FIFA's 'rampant corruption'

    By Eric M. Johnson July 29 (Reuters) - A Las Vegas museum devoted to the exploits of Tommy gun-wielding mobsters will open a permanent display that explores the "rampant corruption" of global soccer's scandal-rocked governing body, which has drawn comparisons to organized crime. The new exhibit,…

    Reuters
  • Nigeria target German model in bid to revive fortunes

    (Reuters) - Nigeria are seeking to forge closer links with Germany in an attempt to revive the country's soccer fortunes and hasten the national team's development, the president of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) said on Tuesday. "Germany is not only the reigning champions of the world in…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-River on course after Tigres tread water at home

    * River coach Gallardo dismissed for shouting at official * Tigres dominant but unable to break deadlock (Fixes typo in first par) MONTERREY, Mexico, July 29 (Reuters) - River Plate moved into position to claim a third Libertadores Cup title on Wednesday when the Argentine side held Tigres to a 0-0…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Zamalek celebrate title triumph after long wait

    Egyptian champions Zamalek celebrated clinching their first Premier League title in more than a decade with a 3-2 win behind closed doors at Al Geish on Wednesday. Zamalek had been crowned champions for the first time since 2004 on Tuesday when rivals Al Ahli, who have dominated the league in…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Southampton sign Caulker on loan after Gardos blow

    (Adds Koeman quotes, detail) LONDON, July 29 (Reuters) - Premier League Southampton signed central defender Steven Caulker on a season long loan from relegated Queens Park Rangers on Wednesday with an option to make the deal permanent. The arrival of the 23-year-old helps Southampton cover a…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Barca defender Douglas faces two-month injury layoff

    The Brazilian, who was given little playing time by coach Luis Enrique last season, went off in the first half of Barca's friendly defeat on penalties by Chelsea during their tour of the U.S on Tuesday. The right back position has been a problem for Barca and while Dani Alves has renewed his…

    Reuters
  • Japan official quitting amid Tokyo 2020 stadium row

    A Japanese official heading construction of the 2020 Olympic stadium is quitting his post after Tokyo ordered design plans for the venue to be ditched amid public anger at its $2.0 billion price tag. The resignation of Kimito Kubo, 58, comes as Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid hit out at Japan's…

    AFP
  • Chelsea beat Barcelona in shootout after 2-2 draw

    (Reuters) - Chelsea wrapped up their pre-season tour of the United States on a high note by beating Barcelona in a shootout after their International Champions Cup match ended 2-2 on Tuesday. Eden Hazard scored an exquisite opener for the English champions before the Spaniards hit back with two…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-Ajax squander two-goal lead against 10-man Rapid Vienna

    By Brian Homewood BERNE, July 29 (Reuters) - Ajax Amsterdam, returning to the stadium where they last won the Champions League 20 years ago, squandered a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 against 10-man Rapid Vienna on Wednesday. The Austrians fought back despite having Stefan Schwab sent off for a…

    Reuters