TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras— Roberto Castellanos has the hands of a construction worker and the homework of a 6th grader. The alternative, they say, is less food at home and an idleness that makes them easy prey for street gangs that control much of Tegucigalpa, the capital of Honduras. In Honduras, an estimated 500,000 kids hold jobs— about 15 percent of the youth...» Read More
Soccer body FIFA on Tuesday lodged a criminal complaint in connection with the awarding of hosting rights for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides insight to investigations into FIFA's bidding process for getting the World Cup.
This NY team is starting to get game, and sponsors.
Game on: The world's largest soccer team is pouring over $1.5 billion into the "developing" U.S. market to expand its brand.
Pavle Sabic, director of credit market development at S&P Capital IQ, discusses which soccer clubs have the strongest financials.
New York City Football Club's search for a stadium may be the only soccer game with an ending less satisfying than a shoot-out.
Sept 25- Nike Inc, the world's largest sportswear maker, reported better-than-expected quarterly profit as strong demand for its products helped the company raise prices and revenue from Europe jumped 25 percent. The soccer World Cup, hosted by Brazil in June-July, was the first time that Nike sponsored more national teams than Adidas.
A senior executive at Blackstone thinks big money investors can make piles of cash by betting on the growth of soccer in the U.S.
John Petter, CEO of the consumer division at BT, says Sky will have a "challenge" winning rights to soccer games in the upcoming auction.
Major League Soccer has been an early adopter of new wearable technology with the help of Adidas.
Jonathan Northcroft, soccer correspondent at "The Sunday Times", discusses the Russian Football Union's decision to incorporate Crimean clubs into its league.
With World Cup fervor still lingering, MLS is continuing with an aggressive expansion that will see five new teams in five years.
Vanderbilt sports economist John Vrooman explains the economics underlying the future of America's Major League Soccer.
Athletic shoemaker Puma teamed up with one of England's top-flight soccer clubs, Arsenal FC, to promote a sponsorship deal.
With the World Cup having ended, soccer addicts in the United States are going through withdrawal. Attempting to ease the withdrawal symptoms, PUMA teamed up with one of England's top flight soccer clubs, Arsenal FC, to celebrate the launch the team's new kit sponsorship and promote the growth of the brand domestically.
New York City Football Club's Tim Pernetti, discusses the growing popularity of soccer in the U.S. after the World Cup.
The top soccer official in the U.S. wants to change the way FIFA, soccer's world governing body, does business.
CNBC's Sue Herera speaks to U.S. Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati, about the independent investigation FIFA is in the middle of over its bidding process for the next two World Cups.
Kenny Sansom, former Arsenal player, comments on the English soccer team's performance in the 2014 World Cup and says that despite the loss there is a "good future" for England.
Ramon Vega, founder of Vega Swiss Asset Management, says that in order to improve, English soccer should focus on training home-grown players better.