Soccer ball hitting net during soccer match (© Matt Dunham/AP Images)

U.S., Mexico and Canada win historic bid to host 2026 World...

The World Cup is going to get bigger — the United States, Mexico and Canada won a joint bid to host the first 48-team tournament in 2026.
Two soccer players battling for ball (© AP Images)

U.S., Canada, Mexico make historic bid for 2026 World Cup

In 2026, the World Cup might play out on its biggest stage ever. The U.S., Mexico and Canada announced a joint bid to host the tournament.
Two children playing soccer (Courtesy of Spirit of Soccer)

How soccer can save lives

April 4 is International Mine Awareness Day. Learn how teaching kids soccer can protect them from land mines.
Feet wearing athletic shoes resting on soccer ball (© Dyah K. Miller/Arteologie)

For refugees, Cincinnati — and soccer — to the rescue

RefugeeConnect is using the universal love of soccer to connect refugees with resources, scholarship programs, English lessons and communities.

Score a goal with the language of soccer

You don’t have to play football — or soccer — to speak the language of the world’s most popular sport. Just use any of these common soccer-related phrases.