Soccer

What are FIFA proposing for a World Cup every two years?

Arsene Wenger has outlined FIFA’s plans to play a World Cup every two years, a move which would be hugely controversial. Here the PA news agency examines the issues involved. What is FIFA proposing? To hold a men’s World Cup or continental finals every June, a big departure from playing those competitions once every four […]

Soccer

Morgan defends 'tea-sipping' act

LYON • Alex Morgan powered home the winning header against England to help the United States reach the Women’s World Cup final on Tuesday but it was her “tea-sipping” goal celebration that has caused a stir. After putting the Americans 2-1 up in the 31st minute, the striker ran to the sideline and stopped to […]