Chicharito is training in Orlando. ORLANDO, Fla. — For the third successive season, Bayer Leverkusen have decamped to Florida for the Bundesliga winter break. Not only must they make up the eight-point deficit that separates them from the hallowed ground of the top four, but an arduous Champions League
FIFA got its first new president, Gianni Infantino, in almost two decades. Jurgen Klinsmann was fired as United States men’s national team head coach after a woeful start to the final round of World Cup qualifying. The women’s national team had its worst performance at a major tournament ever, crashing
Leipzig lost to Bayern and that made German soccer fans happy. It’s rare for the rest of Germany to rejoice about Bayern Munich winning something. The Bavarian mega club is a sort of Evil Empire in German soccer, like the New York Yankees in baseball, only much more dominant.