Category Archives: Soccer

Libyan Indoor Soccer Player Dies in Malaria Outbreak in Team

File photo of mosquitoes. Malaria is a mosquito-borne disease caused by a parasite. (Patrick Kovarik/AFP via Getty Images)

Britain Women’s Soccer Team Will Take a Knee at Olympics

The large Olympic rings are displayed in the Odaiba section of Tokyo ahead of the 2020 Summer Olympics, July 14, 2021. (Jae C. Hong/AP)

Police to Investigate Racial Abuse of England Players After Euro 2020 Loss

(L-R) England football players Jadon Sancho, Bukayo Saka, and Marcus Rashford during the Euro 2020 final at Wembley Stadium in London on July 11, 2021.…

‘A Horrible Way To End It’: England Fans Despair After Crushing Penalties Loss

England fans at Boxpark Croydon as Italy’s Leonardo Bonucci scores their side’s first goal, in London on July 11, 2021. (Ashley Western/PA)

Italy Wins Euro 2020, Beats England in Penalty Shootout

Italian team celebrates with the trophy after the Euro 2020 soccer final match between England and Italy at Wembley stadium in London, on July 11,…

Johnson Tight-Lipped Over Emergency Bank Holiday If England Win Euros

Boris Johnson, Prime Minister of United Kingdom and his wife, Carrie Johnson react prior to the UEFA Euro 2020 Championship Semi-final match between England and…

Heroic Danes Show Heart Despite Fall at Final Euro Hurdle

A general view of play during the UEFA Euro 2020 Championship Semi-final match between England and Denmark at Wembley Stadium in London on July 7,…

The Will to Ugliness, and Decline in Culture, Among Soccer Fans

Commentary Looking at the Guardian recently, the house journal of the British woke intelligentsia, I noticed a picture of a soccer crowd at the current European championship—a crowd as overwhelmingly male as any meeting of atomic physicists. They looked so

Soccer Hooligans Open Europe

Soccer fans cheer while watching a World Cup match in a coffee bar in Vancouver, B.C., July 11, 2010.

Chinese Companies Make Up 1/3 of Euro Cup 2020 Sponsors, Causing Concerns in Europe

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group F match between Portugal and Germany in Munich, Germany,…