The 29-year-old soccer star calls it quits after losing to Chile in the Copa America final.
Lionel Messi has retired from playing international soccer with Argentina after the striker missed a penalty in the Copa America final.
Democracy Institute's Patrick Basham discusses how sporting victories might tip the scales for a vote to leave the EU.
Facebook Messenger created a hidden soccer game to commemorate the UEFA European soccer championship.
The Russian national football team has been handed a suspended disqualification from Euro 2016 and a 150,000-euro ($168,300.00) fine.
KPMG has stepped down as auditor of FIFA, the global soccer body said on Monday, saying it was welcoming the opportunity to work with a new audit firm.
CNBC's Wilfred Frost looks at the European Cup championship and how endorsements from the likes of Nike and Adidas are cashing in on the tourney.
The stakes are high as the European Soccer Championship kicks off and Nike and Adidas vie for top spot in the world of endorsements.
France may be the favorite to win, but a recent ING survey suggests current champions Germany are set to lift the trophy at UEFA EURO 2016. ING senior economist, Ian Bright explains.
Robert Parkes, equity strategist at HSBC, says the bank has applied its framework for making equity calls to the UEFA European football championship.
Ahead of the UEFA European Football Championship in France, CNBC's Seamus Conwell outlines which stocks will be star players due to the event.
Bookmakers, sportswear and travel seem a safe bet to profit from a large sporting event, but are they the best stocks to hold?
Jesper Cullen, senior intelligence analyst at Risk Advisory, discusses the security threats in France as it hosts the UEFA Euro football championship.
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.