Soccer

After rescue, soccer boys pray for protection at Thai temple

Jul 19, 2018

The youth soccer teammates rescued from a flooded cave began their first day back home with their families by going to a Buddhist temple to pray for protection from misfortunes

The Latest: Thai soccer boys attend religious ceremony

Jul 19, 2018

The Thai soccer boys and their coach have attended a Buddhist ceremony at a temple to protect them against misfortunes a day after they were discharged from a hospital following their rescue from a flooded cave

Thai boys recount cave rescue: Voices in dark, then 'hello'

Jul 18, 2018

The 12 boys and their soccer coach who were rescued from a flooded cave in northern Thailand have recounted their ordeal for reporters at a news conference

Elon Musk apologizes for comments about cave rescue diver

Jul 18, 2018

Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile

Statelessness a hurdle for some boys rescued from Thai cave

Jul 17, 2018

The youth soccer teammates rescued from a Thai cave last week are a multiethnic, cross-border crew, but some cannot count on a permanent home because they are stateless

South Korea call up Tottenham's Son for Asian Games

Jul 16, 2018

Tottenham winger Son Heung-min could miss the start of the Premier League season after being selected by South Korea to play in the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia

Former Spain striker Torres set for debut with Sagan Tosu

Jul 15, 2018

Former Spain striker Fernando Torres was introduced as the newest member of Japanese club Sagan Tosu.

Thai soccer players crave food, wait to go home next week

Jul 14, 2018

The 12 boys and their soccer coach rescued after being trapped in a flooded cave in northern Thailand are recovering well and are eager to eat their favorite comfort foods after their expected discharge from a hospital next week

Waters rose, turning hour-long cave trip into 18-day ordeal

Jul 14, 2018

Boys rescued from flooded cave didn't know rain was beginning to fall while they were underground and had to scramble for higher ground; a father says the 13 rescued will enter monkhood to honor Thai diver who died

Mission accomplished and boys healthy, rescuers head home

Jul 12, 2018

The Thai and foreign rescuers of the youth soccer team trapped in a cave for 18 days have been heading home, as doctors said the boys have not shown any significant ill effects so far