Tagged: Soccer


France Opens Women’s World Cup With Rout of South Korea

Here’s what you need to know: ImageFrance’s Amandine Henry, center, celebrates with teammates after scoring her team’s fourth goal.CreditFrancisco Seco/Associated Press FINAL: France 4, South Korea 0 France opened a home World Cup that...


ON SOCCER: Raheem Sterling Has Had Enough

KNUTSFORD, England — That day, Raheem Sterling looked up, and tuned in. Ordinarily when he is on the field, he loses himself so completely in the game that the noise of the crowd becomes...


Soccer Pioneers, Priced Out by Progress

ROSSINGTON, England — Over the years, Sheila Edmunds has done pretty much everything for the Doncaster Belles. Half a century ago, she was among the group of friends who founded the club. For 25...