Two Premier League sides clinched first-place finishes in their groups, but it should have been three on a day when two more sides punched their Champions League knockout stage tickets and one Italian power kept its hopes alive.
After considering a run for the federation's president, USMNT great Landon Donovan has ruled himself out of contention, but he still hopes to be a driving force in correcting the wrongs on all levels in U.S. Soccer.
Until its unlikely run last season, scrappy Chapecoense was an afterthought in Brazilian soccer. But what should have been its magical moment turned into a national tragedy, and now the survivors are struggling to carry on.
Two crosstown rivals. One title. The most dramatic conclusion to a Premier League season ever. On the fifth anniversary of Manchester City’s heart-stopping triumph, key figures recall an unforgettable coronation.
A number of major footballing nations find themselves on the outside looking in for Russia 2018. In light of the USA, Italy, Netherlands, Chile and Ghana's failures, we look back at the best teams in history to miss out.