The shirt worn by Diego Maradona when he scored the controversial “Hand of God” goal against England in the 1986 World Cup has sold for 7.1 million pounds ($9.3 million), the highest price ever paid at auction for a piece of sports memorabilia.
Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin will allow four members of the U.S. Naval Academy’s athletic teams to delay their military service in order to try out for the NFL and other pro-sports leagues.
Jonathan Osorio scored in the 89th minute to help Toronto FC earn a 2-2 draw with DC United on Saturday.
Lost in the sea of embarrassment that sweeps over this organization seemingly on a daily basis was the fact that in Washington’s bid to host 2026 World Cup games, the gangsters at FIFA took one look at Ghost Town Field and said, “How about Baltimore?
Ben Olsen left the National Women’s Soccer League’s Washington Spirit on Monday after eight months as club president that included a championship.
The Ukrainian soccer season has officially been called off because of the Russian invasion, creating a path for Shakhtar Donetsk and Dynamo Kyiv to be entered in next season’s Champions League.