Champions League final: Liverpool, Real Madrid’s Paris opportunity

It is, in one sense, a classic Champions League final. Real Madrid against Liverpool. The most successful side of the competition had known against the most successful English side. It will be the first matchup to have happened in the final three times; it’s even happened once before in the same city, albeit in a … Read more

LeBlanc to launch program tying sports with education across Wiregrass | High school

JON JOHNSON Kenneth LeBlanc is a visionary. “Imagine if you were to sign up for soccer, but you’re not just signing for like a six-week soccer program where you’ve got your coach and you do your stuff,” LeBlanc said. “You’re signing up, but you’re going to get drafted to represent a country. “You will wear … Read more

US Soccer reveals historic equal pay CBA deals with USMNT, USWNT

The US Soccer Federation, along with its men’s and women’s senior national teams, announced a pair of historic labor deals early Wednesday that will unite the respective player pools under similar contract terms while cementing the equal pay long sought by world-champion women. The new CBAs, which have already been approved by the USSF’s board … Read more