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  • FIFA under fire     Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 1:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides insight to investigations into FIFA's bidding process for getting the World Cup.

  • Meet New York City's newest pro sports team Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 12:54 PM ET
    Spanish soccer star David Villa takes part in a celebration of Major League Soccer’s new team, the New York City Football Club, Nov. 13, 2014, in New York.

    This NY team is starting to get game, and sponsors.

  • Man Utd CEO: Soccer much more in American 'psyche' Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 2:48 PM ET
    Manchester United's Chris Smalling plays against  Manchester City's Stefan Jovetic during the Barclays Premier League match Nov. 2, 2014 in England.

    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.

  • NYC soccer team struggles to find a place to play Saturday, 27 Sep 2014 | 3:00 PM ET
    Sales people arrange team merchandise as they begin sales after the new MLS franchise New York City Football Club unveiled their new team badge in New York.

    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.

  • Blackstone exec: US soccer a great investment Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 1:25 PM ET
    Peter Cohen of Blackstone Advisory Partners.

    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.

  • Wearables transforming professional sports teams Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 1:07 PM ET
    Atiba Harris No. 23 of the San Jose Earthquakes dribbles the ball up field against the Seattle Sounders during the first half of an MLS soccer game at Levi's Stadium on Aug. 2, 2014 in Santa Clara, Calif.

    Major League Soccer has been an early adopter of new wearable technology with the help of Adidas.

  • Soccer: Crimean clubs now in Russian league     Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Jonathan Northcroft, soccer correspondent at "The Sunday Times", discusses the Russian Football Union's decision to incorporate Crimean clubs into its league.

  • US soccer's continued expansion gamble Saturday, 9 Aug 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Manchester United plays Real Madrid during a exhibition soccer match at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Mich., August 2, 2014.

    With World Cup fervor still lingering, MLS is continuing with an aggressive expansion that will see five new teams in five years.

  • Inside US soccer's economics problem Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 5:50 PM ET
    David Beckham No. 23 of the Los Angeles Galaxy chases after the ball during an MLS match against the Montreal Impact at the Olympic stadium.

    Vanderbilt sports economist John Vrooman explains the economics underlying the future of America's Major League Soccer.

  • Puma inks deal with Arsenal, throws a big party Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 1:22 PM ET
    Arsenal's Santi Cazorla (L) celebrates with Olivier Giroud (R)

    Athletic shoemaker Puma teamed up with one of England's top-flight soccer clubs, Arsenal FC, to promote a sponsorship deal.

  • Puma and Arsenal team up     Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    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.

  • Soccer fever hits US     Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 8:43 AM ET

    New York City Football Club's Tim Pernetti, discusses the growing popularity of soccer in the U.S. after the World Cup.

  • US Soccer chief (an economist) wants big changes Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 12:57 PM ET
    FIFA President Joseph S Blatter presents Qatar for the host of 2022 FIFA World Cup.

    The top soccer official in the U.S. wants to change the way FIFA, soccer's world governing body, does business.

  • FIFA bidding rules should be tightened: Gulati     Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 1:29 PM ET

    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.

  • What English soccer needs to improve     Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Ramon Vega, founder of Vega Swiss Asset Management, says that in order to improve, English soccer should focus on training home-grown players better.

  • 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.

  • World Cup predictions: Which banks get a red card? Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 8:46 AM ET

    As World Cup fever spread, the usually sober investment banks-turned-pundits offered their predictions. Here's how they did.