Players like Christine Sinclair of Canada and Alex Morgan of the U.S. square off in bitter national team matches, but find common ground as Thorns teammates.
Sheryl Swoopes has struggled with love, family, money and lack of recognition, but she has never lost her spirit. In this portrait, you will meet someone who is not your everyday superstar, but a woman who has defied a multitude of labels.
In ESPN The Magazine, Kate Fagan writes that allies in the sports world are helping pave the way for the first openly gay male athlete from a major team sport.
Goalkeeper Adelaide Gay was told she wouldn't play if she transferred to North Carolina. Luckily for the Tar Heels, she wouldn't be denied.
World soccer body should condemn ex-Nigeria coach and add gay-rights language to its statutes.
Soccer coach Lisa Howe is no longer at Belmont University after telling players she is a lesbian.