Australian divers who helped rescue the Thai soccer team from a cave will receive civilian honors

Facebook The two Australian divers that helped rescue the 12 members of a Thai soccer team and their coach will receive civilian honors. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said arrangements for honoring Richard Harris and Craig Challen were already underway. Harris medically assessed each boy prior to their rescue and was the last person to leave after the boys […]

19-year-old soccer star Kylian Mbappé just helped win France the World Cup — here’s what you need to know about him

Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images 19-year-old Kylian Mbappé became only the second teenager in history to score in a World Cup final on Sunday as he helped France beat Croatia 4-2. Mbappé has been groomed for soccer greatness since he was a child, coming from a family of athletes in the Paris suburbs. Brazil legend Pelé acknowledged Mbappé’s historic feat […]

First video of Thai soccer team since their rescue shows them waving as they recover in hospital

Thai Govt Public Relations Dept via Twitter The first clips of the Thai soccer team recovering in hospital have been broadcast at a celebratory press conference. They can be seen wearing face masks and hospital gowns in their sterilized unit. Their parents can also be seen waving to them on the other side of a […]

Former navy SEAL working to rescue Thai soccer team trapped in a cave has died

Linh Pham/Getty Images A Navy SEAL working with an international rescue team to save a soccer team stuck in a cave in Thailand has died, local authorities said. The diver died from lack of oxygen. A former Thai Navy SEAL died on Thursday night while placing oxygen tanks in the cave where a Thai soccer […]

Elon Musk offers to help rescue the Thai soccer team stuck in a cave

Mark Brake / Getty Images Elon Musk says he is “happy to help” if there’s anything he can contribute to the rescue mission of a Thai soccer team that’s been trapped inside a cave since June. Authorities are finalizing their rescue plan after finding the group earlier this week. Elon Musk says he is “happy […]

Elon Musk offers to help rescue the Thai soccer team stuck in a cave

Mark Brake / Getty Images Elon Musk says he is “happy to help” if there’s anything he can contribute to the rescue mission of a Thai soccer team that’s been trapped inside a cave since June. Authorities are finalizing their rescue plan after finding the group earlier this week. Elon Musk says he is “happy […]

The brother of a Colombian soccer player who was killed after scoring an own goal fears for the lives of the country’s 2018 World Cup stars

Getty Images The Colombia national soccer team was dumped out of the World Cup on Tuesday. Colombia lost to England after a nail-biting penalty shootout, a result that led to vile death threats on social media. The concerning messages arrived on the 24th anniversary of Andrés Escobar’s murder, the Colombia defender who was shot on […]

The Reverse 'Migration' Fueling Africa's Soccer Hopes

M’Baye Niang had come onto the field just seconds earlier, following treatment for an injury, when he saw the chance of a lifetime. Poland, seemingly unaware that Niang was back on, played the ball to their goalkeeper. Niang, born to Senegalese immigrants in north-central France, raced after the ball, tickled it past a defender and […]