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  1. Seattle Sounders give Obafemi Martins new deal worth $3 million a...

    Frank Dell'Apa

    The Seattle Sounders have been promoting Obafemi Martins as a league MVP candidate, and they are rewarding him accordingly. Martins has signed a contract that would place him in the top 10 on Major League Soccer's list of highest-paid players, accord...

    Story | Conversation | October 24, 2014
  2. McNair hopes Watt doesn't ask for a raise

    Tania Ganguli

    Observed and heard in the locker room after the Houston Texans' 23-17 win against the Buffalo Bills. Texans owner Bob McNair couldn't believe his eyes when he saw J.J. Watt run back an interception 80 yards for a touchdown. "He's worth every cent...

    Blog | September 28, 2014
  3. Liverpool-Man City friendly raises pitch concerns at Yankee Stadi...

    Rick Metzroth

    Liverpool vs. Man City

    Story | Conversation | July 30, 2014
  4. CrossFit's explosive growth fuels safety concerns

    Mark Fainaru-Wada

    As CrossFit has grown, so, too, has its number of dissenters, including some in the fitness and medical communities who have begun to raise safety concerns.

    Story | Conversation | July 25, 2014
  5. Revs edge Rhinos, move on in Open Cup

    Brian O'Connell

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Kelyn Rowe clearly knows how to raise his game during the nation's longest-running soccer tournament. Rowe scored his sixth goal in five career Open Cup games to help give the New England Revolution a 2-1 fifth-round win over t...

    Blog | June 25, 2014
  6. Loss to Bosnia raises defensive concerns for Lamouchi

    Sam Crocker

    Ivory Coast's first pre-World Cup friendly did not get off to the best of starts last night in their against fellow tournament competitors Bosnia, as an experimental side failed to give manager Sabri Lamouchi much food for thought in a 2-1 loss, with...

    Blog | May 31, 2014
  7. Roma can be just as good next year, even with Champions League

    Julian De Martinis

    Roma's 2013-14 season has been a breathtaking and record-breaking one. Rudi Garcia's men have set numerous club records, from season wins to point totals to winning streaks, and with three games yet to go, are likely to only raise the bar higher. ...

    Blog | April 26, 2014
  8. Simms aims to raise kidney awareness

    Brian O'Connell

    Less than two months after announcing his retirement due to a rare kidney disease, former Revolution midfielder Clyde Simms revealed on Wednesday that he will need a kidney transplant. In an interview with the Washington Times on Wednesday, Simms ...

    Blog | April 02, 2014
  9. GIF: Drogba's abysmal free kick hits his own 'legend' banner at S...

    Chris Wright

    Didier Drogba made his big return to Chelsea when Galatasaray rolled into town for the second leg of their Drogba, however, did manage to raise a (sadly ironic) cheer from the home crowd shortly before half-time when he sent a truly abysmal free-k...

    Blog | March 19, 2014
  10. Photo: Luis Figo's charity game selfie > Ellen's Oscar night self...

    Chris Wright

    Last night saw the 11th annual Match Against Poverty charity game take place in Switzerland as a legends team featuring the likes of Ronaldo, Zinedine Zidane and Paolo Maldini (among many, many others) took on a Young Boys XI in Bern to help raise fu...

    Blog | March 05, 2014
  11. Norwich City fail to lift Lamberts Aston Villa curse

    Paddy Davitt

    Norwich City should copyright the ability to raise and shatter expectations after another sickening reunion with Paul Lambert ended in fresh Premier League disappointment. Lambert forged his reputation at Carrow Road as a man with the midas touch; a ...

    Blog | March 03, 2014
  12. Inter's Erick Thohir denies plan to sell his share of DC United

    Ben Gladwell and Jeff Carlisle | ESPN FC

    Serie A news

    Story | Conversation | February 07, 2014
  13. Moyes' shortcomings exposed at Stoke

    Miguel Delaney

    STOKE -- Perhaps the most galling part of this latest defeat for Manchester United is that such a reverse does not even raise eyebrows anymore. Losses such as this have become as mundanely routine as the champions' lifelessly predictable attacking pl...

    Blog | February 01, 2014
  14. Barca's Copa cruise does little for tournament's credibility

    Dermot Ledwith

    Little was learnt from Barcelona's 5-1 victory over Levante on a wet Wednesday night in the Camp Nou, except perhaps that there needs to be a re-organisation of the Kings Cup competition if Spanish football is to win back local fans and raise its pro...

    Blog | January 29, 2014
  15. Everton fan gets Liverpool tattoo to raise money for ill youngste...

    Chris Wright

    Moved by the plight of 4-year-old George Johnson after reading about the ill child in his local paper, a diehard Everton fan decided that he would help raise funds for the cause by promising to have a large Liverpool tattoo done across his back in re...

    Blog | January 28, 2014
  16. To beat Sunderland, Moyes can think of Swansea

    Musa Okwonga

    Going into the second leg of their Capital One Cup semifinal tie at Old Trafford, Manchester United trail Sunderland by a single goal. The home side have already signaled their intentions to raise the atmosphere, offering entry to under-16s for just ...

    Blog | January 21, 2014