World Cup news
A Utah teen accused of punching a soccer referee who later died was charged Wednesday with homicide by assault, a count issued when an attack unintentionally causes death.
A Utah prosecutor says he plans to decide within a day or two what charges to file against a teenager accused of punching a soccer referee who later died after slipping into a coma.
A Utah soccer referee who slipped into a coma after being punched by a teenage player during a game a week ago died Saturday night, police said.
A longtime Utah soccer referee is in a coma after being punched by a teenage player unhappy with one of his calls during a weekend game, and his family says they're hoping for the man's miraculous recovery and want justice for him.
A Salt Lake City man who was serving as a referee in a recreational soccer game in Taylorsville is in critical condition after being punched by a teenager.
Major League Soccer's referees and their assistants are unionizing.
A Kenyan soccer referee has filed a lawsuit, contending a coach ran onto the field to protest a call and grabbed his testicles -- an attack that he says left him impotent.
A referee and his two assistants were charged with corruption in Singapore for accepting "free sexual service" in return for fixing an Asian Football Confederation Cup match.
Soccer's rule-making body sought Saturday to clarify the sport's offside definition in a bid to reduce widespread uncertainty for referees, players and fans.
Tunisian referee Slim Jdidi was suspended by the Confederation of African Football on Thursday.
Former Juventus executive Antonio Giraudo has had his 2006 match-fixing scandal sentence reduced from 36 to 20 months on appeal.
Canadian women's soccer star Christine Sinclair received a four-game ban from FIFA for her conduct following a dramatic semifinal loss to the United States at the London Olympics.
UEFA taps Portuguese official for a double