<![CDATA[World Soccer News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/world-soccer/ en-us Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:00:26 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:00:26 CST World Soccer 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article91658162.html#storylink=rss Brandi Chastain is confident the U.S. women's soccer team can win the gold medal again in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and dealing with her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 10:11:01 CDT By MELISSA MURPHY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article91658162.html
Higuain sets sights on Champions League title at Juventus http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92333562.html#storylink=rss After joining Juventus in the most expensive transfer in Italian football history, Gonzalo Higuain has already set his sights on a Champions League title.

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:31:00 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92333562.html
With new blond look, Messi's head not feet creating a stir http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92123922.html#storylink=rss For once, it's not what Lionel Messi is doing with his feet that's creating a stir.

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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:05:35 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92123922.html
Match at new Vikings stadium may set Minnesota soccer record http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92237857.html#storylink=rss An international soccer match next week at the Minnesota Vikings' new stadium could set a soccer attendance record in Minnesota.

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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:31:00 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92237857.html
Sounders add Uruguay star Lodeiro as designated player http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92186957.html#storylink=rss Nicolas Lodeiro, the attacking midfielder who just helped Argentina powerhouse Boca Juniors reach the semifinals of the prestigious Copa Libertadores club championship in South America, has signed with the Seattle Sounders as a designated player.

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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:26:02 CDT By MARK MOSCHETTI ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92186957.html
Man City players ordered off pizza in Guardiola fitness kick http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92151552.html#storylink=rss Manchester City players have been told not to eat junk food as new manager Pep Guardiola tries to turn the team into Premier League champions again.

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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 14:20:38 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92151552.html
Mascherano to stay at Barcelona through 2018-19 season http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92106807.html#storylink=rss Barcelona says Argentina international Javier Mascherano has agreed to extend his contract with the Spanish champions until June 2019.

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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 10:35:37 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92106807.html
FIFA Council member Wolfgang Niersbach to appeal 1-year ban http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92081047.html#storylink=rss Wolfgang Niersbach, a member of FIFA's governing council, will appeal his one-year ban over Germany's 2006 World Cup bid.

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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:45:34 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article92081047.html
Juventus signs Argentina striker Higuain from Napoli http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91918827.html#storylink=rss Italian champion Juventus says it has signed Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain from Serie A rival Napoli for 90 million euros ($99 million).

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:50:34 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91918827.html
PSG signs Argentine midfielder Giovani Lo Celso from Rosario http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91908962.html#storylink=rss French champion Paris Saint-Germain has signed attacking midfielder Giovani Lo Celso from Argentine club Rosario Central on a five-year deal, making him new coach Unai Emery's fourth signing since replacing Laurent Blanc last month.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:55:33 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91908962.html
Lyon refuses bid of 35M-euro bid for Lacazette from Arsenal http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91866652.html#storylink=rss Lyon has refused an offer of 35 million euros ($38.5 million) from Premier League side Arsenal for striker Alexandre Lacazette.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 07:20:33 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91866652.html
Israel police raid arrests dozens of extremist soccer fans http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article91860502.html#storylink=rss Israeli police say they have arrested dozens of members of an extremist soccer fans' group.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 05:11:01 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article91860502.html
Ciccolunghi named as new president of French club Marseille http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91860447.html#storylink=rss Giovanni Ciccolunghi has replaced Vincent Labrune as president of Marseille.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 04:00:33 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91860447.html
Timbers defender Nat Borchers needs Achilles surgery http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91785122.html#storylink=rss Portland Timbers defender Nat Borchers needs surgery to repair a ruptured left Achilles tendon and will miss the rest of the season.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:00:34 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91785122.html
Manchester derby in Beijing called off after bad weather http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article91661862.html#storylink=rss The International Champions Cup match between Premier League rivals Manchester United and Manchester City has been canceled after recent extreme weather made the playing surface at Beijing's National Stadium unfit for play.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 11:21:04 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article91661862.html
Hamburger SV signs Serbia winger Filip Kostic from Stuttgart http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91698727.html#storylink=rss Serbia left winger Filip Kostic has joined Bundesliga club Hamburger SV from relegated Stuttgart.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 11:05:43 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91698727.html
FIFA bans council member Niersbach in World Cup bids probe http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article91677867.html#storylink=rss FIFA council member Wolfgang Niersbach, a member of FIFA's ruling council, was banned from soccer for one year on Monday in the first sanction from the investigation into Germany's 2006 World Cup bid.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 10:11:11 CDT By ROB HARRIS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article91677867.html
Allardyce will take time to decide if Rooney remains captain http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91663862.html#storylink=rss Although new England manager Sam Allardyce will take his time before deciding if Wayne Rooney continues as captain, he already has a clearer idea of how he wants the national team to play.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:11:02 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91663862.html
Paris Saint-Germain defeats Inter Milan http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91624062.html#storylink=rss Serge Aurier scored twice and Paris Saint-Germain beat Inter Milan 3-1 on Sunday at the University of Oregon's Autzen Stadium.

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:36:01 CDT By ANNE M. PETERSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91624062.html
MLS Capsules http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91608097.html#storylink=rss Dom Dwyer scored twice and Sporting Kansas City held the Seattle Sounders without a shot until the 88th minute in a 3-0 victory Sunday.

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:40:34 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91608097.html
Dwyer has 2 goals as Sporting KC beats Sounders 3-0 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91607222.html#storylink=rss Dom Dwyer scored twice and Sporting Kansas City held the Seattle Sounders without a shot until the 88th minute in a 3-0 victory Sunday.

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:35:40 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91607222.html
Wright-Phillips, Kljestan lead Red Bulls past NYCFC 4-1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91587102.html#storylink=rss Bradley Wright-Phillips scored twice, Sacha Kljestan had a goal and two assists and the New York Red Bulls beat New York City FC 4-1 on Sunday.

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 14:30:34 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91587102.html
Late Ulloa equalizer secures draw, keeps Dallas top in MLS http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91560382.html#storylink=rss Dallas' Victor Ulloa scored a late long-range equalizer to snatch a 1-1 draw at Colorado on Saturday, maintaining the three-point gap between the top two teams in the Major League Soccer standings.

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 01:05:35 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91560382.html
Giovinco has hat trick, Toronto beats DC United 4-1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91542107.html#storylink=rss Sebastian Giovinco scored three goals and added an assist to break out of an eight-game scoring drought in Toronto FC's 4-1 victory over D.C. United on Saturday night.

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 23:21:02 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91542107.html
MLS Capsules http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91544392.html#storylink=rss Victor Ulloa scored the tying goal on a long-distance shot and FC Dallas held on for a 1-1 draw with the Colorado Rapids on Saturday night in a matchup of the top two teams in the overall MLS standings.

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 23:21:01 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91544392.html
Ulloa's long-distance goal gives FC Dallas 1-1 tie at Rapids http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article91555517.html#storylink=rss Victor Ulloa scored the tying goal on a long-distance shot and FC Dallas held on for a 1-1 draw with the Colorado Rapids on Saturday night in a matchup of the top two teams in the overall MLS standings.

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 23:20:36 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article91555517.html
Whitecaps and Dynamo play to scoreless draw http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91554467.html#storylink=rss Vancouver's David Ousted and Houston's Joe Willis had four saves each in preserving a scoreless draw between the Whitecaps and Dynamo on Saturday night.

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:55:48 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91554467.html
Molino sparks 2nd-half rally, Orlando City ties Crew 2-2 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91543807.html#storylink=rss Kevin Molino scored in the 65th minute and assisted on Cyle Larin's goal in the 70th to help Orlando City tie the Columbus Crew 2-2 on Saturday night.

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 21:10:35 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91543807.html
Didier Drogba scores 3 goals, Impact rout Union 5-1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91543242.html#storylink=rss Didier Drogba broke out with a hat trick to lead the Montreal Impact to a 5-1 victory over the Philadelphia Union on Saturday night.

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 21:05:41 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91543242.html
Je-Vaughn Watson scores late, Revs beat Fire 1-0 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91539337.html#storylink=rss Je-Vaughn Watson scored on a header in the 85th minute and the New England Revolution beat the Chicago Fire 1-0 on Saturday night.

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 20:55:42 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91539337.html