Texas has been a horrible place for the Vancouver Whitecaps since the side joined Major League Soccer in 2011, and the nightmare continued this weekend.
Chelsea have had their difficulties to start the Premier League season, and over the next few weeks we should get a better insight into whether the addition of Pedro will help turn around the team’s fortunes.
You should load up on Manchester City players for your fantasy football team. The Citizens’ next match against a top-four side from last season does not come until the end of October when they visit Old Trafford.
Michel Platini is the frontrunner to succeed Sepp Blatter as president of FIFA. But South Korean billionaire and fellow candidate Chung Mong-Joon poses an interesting challenge for the Frenchman.
If Manchester City’s attack resembles an inevitable tide, then Manchester United’s attack should probably go down as more of a leaky tap Louis Van Gaal has left on by mistake.
The reality is that it’s going to be some time still (probably a few weeks) before we see Didier Drogba at his best for the Montreal Impact in MLS after such a lengthy layoff.
There are a number of legendary rivalries in English soccer, but perhaps none have produced as many memorable matches over the years as Arsenal vs. Liverpool.
Barcelona still have the deadly trio of Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar. But the Catalans have serious defensive issues that other teams can exploit this season in La Liga.
Sure, Juventus lost three key starters in Carlos Tevez, Andrea Pirlo and Arturo Vidal. But the Turin giants effectively re-tooled and are favoured to repeat as Serie A champions.
Leicester City’s Algerian international Riyad Mahrez has been one of the best players through the first two weeks of the 2015-16 Premier League campaign.
Sevilla has become La Liga’s master of regeneration. It takes a hit, then it revives itself, then it renews itself. And then it repeats that process. Again and again, like someone advertising shampoo.
Sportsnet caught up with Janine Beckie to find out about her final NCAA season and how being a late cut from the Women’s World Cup roster is providing the motivation she needs to make her mark.