| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:14 PM
The Galaxy's high-octane offense sputtered to a stop at the worst possible time Thursday, running out of gas just outside Salt Lake City to halt the team's chances for an unprecedented third consecutive Major League Soccer championship.
| Nov 5, 2013
| 7:21 AM
To some, being a pro soccer player doesn't look like the most strenuous job in the world. You run a little, kick the ball, walk around and wait for the ball to come back to you, run and kick it again. If that's your take on soccer, then you'll want to...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 6:10 PM
This wasn't the way it was supposed to end for Bob Bradley's Egyptian team.
In a just world, Bradley, who has given Egyptian soccer fans hope during some of the darkest days in the country's recent history, would see his Cinderella team end up in Brazil...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Things the soccer world learned last week:
• Mexico's Club America is good enough to play in the World Cup. Or maybe it's just that New Zealand's largely semipro national team isn't good enough to still be in the competition.
Either way, Mexico,...
| Nov 10, 2013
The Galaxy expected to spend the coming week preparing for the second leg of Major League Soccer's Western Conference final. Instead, the team will spend it preparing for next year.
Thursday's 2-0 overtime loss to Real Salt Lake in the conference...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 5:05 PM
HOUSTON — Ricardo Clark and Omar Cummings scored in the second half to lead Houston back from a two-goal halftime deficit, lifting the Dynamo into a 2-2 tie against the top-seeded New York Red Bulls in the first leg of the Eastern Conference...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Iceland moved 90 minutes closer to becoming the smallest nation ever to qualify for the World Cup when it held visiting Croatia to a scoreless draw Friday in the first game of their two-leg UEFA playoff.
The teams will meet in a rematch Tuesday in...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 2:19 PM
A Huntington Beach youth soccer referee who molested three boys -- one of whom he lured on Facebook -- was sentenced Friday to five years in state prison.
Jorge Diosdado Serafin, 31, of Anaheim was sentenced after pleading guilty Oct. 15 to molesting...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 5:32 PM
The Galaxy is chasing history in the Major League Soccer playoffs.
No team has won three consecutive MLS titles, a feat the two-time defending champions can take a big step toward claiming Thursday when the Galaxy meets Real Salt Lake in the second game...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Iceland took a big step toward becoming the smallest nation ever to qualify for the World Cup when it held visiting Croatia to a scoreless draw Friday in the first game of their two-leg UEFA playoff.
The teams will meet in a rematch next week in Croatia...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Michael Phelps has rejoined the U.S. drug testing program, the strongest signal yet that he's planning a comeback for the Rio Olympics.
Phelps told the Associated Press on Thursday that "nothing is set in stone" though clearly he has enjoyed getting...