The Portuguese soccer player knocks Floyd Mayweather out of the top spot after earning $88-million over the past year.
Suning Commerce Group buys a 69-percent stake in the top European soccer club for control.
The soccer star and his father are accused of defrauding Spain's tax authority of $4.7-million between 2007 and 2009.
The English Premier League was the world's highest revenue-generating soccer league during the 2014-15 season, according to a new report on Thursday.
The appointment of a manager with a history of success is being tipped to push up the share price of Manchester United.
The former Chelsea manager is set to replace Louis van Gaal to take over the club.
The deal worth a reported $88 million will be fully owned by the chairman of little-known Recon Group.
A Chinese magnate has agreed to buy historic English football club Aston Villa, the latest in a series of investments from China into football worldwide as President Xi Jinping looks to make the country a global powerhouse in the sport.
Adidas North America Group President Mark King, discusses Kanye's "yeezy boost 350" footwear.
Adidas North America Group President Mark King provides perspective on the sale of golf brand TaylorMade, and what's working for the company.
The Leicester City soccer club was crowned the champion of the English Premier League Monday.
Nick Carn, founder of Carn Macro Advisors, discusses U.K. football team Leicester City's rise to the top of the Premier League.
Iwan Roberts, former-Leicester City player, explains the significance of his old team being close to winning the U.K. football Premier League.
Teams in the UEFA Champions League earn the most out of any other sporting tournament in terms of cash reward.
Former footballer, Sol Campbell explains why international football lessens chances for the younger U.K. players, when commenting on “Brexit.”
Former footballer, Sol Campbell says England has a “fantastic chance” in the UEFA Euro championships during 2016, with great attitude from the team’s younger players.
Former footballer, Sol Campbell talks about Arsenal, and whether Arsene Wenger is still the man to lead the football team.
Members of the US women's national soccer team filed a federal complaint for wage discrimination, according to the New York Times.
The former Brazilian soccer player says Samsung used his identity without permission.
Abby Wambach, FIFA Women's World Cup champion and two-time Olympic gold medalist, talks about the Olympic games in Rio this summer and fighting for gender pay equity.