Late goal gives Honduras draw with host USA
Late goal gives Honduras draw with host USA

Maynor Figueroa headed home the equalizer in the 86th minute Tuesday to give Honduras a 1-1 draw with the United States in an international football friendly.

Dempsey among six new USA faces for Honduras
Dempsey among six new USA faces for Honduras

US captain Clint Dempsey was among six players added Saturday by Jurgen Klinsmann for his side`s Tuesday friendly against Honduras at Boca Raton, Florida.

Masked gunmen slay family collecting body at Honduras morgue, kill 9

Masked gunmen attacked a family collecting a body from a morgue in the ultraviolent Honduran city of San Pedro Sula on Tuesday, killing nine people including four of the deceased`s kin. 

Reinaldo Rueda replaced as Ecuador coach

The Ecuador Football Federation have replaced national coach Reinaldo Rueda after the team failed to get out of the World Cup group stages.

Ecuador sack World Cup coach Reinaldo Rueda, hand reins to Sixto Vizuete

Ecuador have sacked World Cup coach Reinaldo Rueda following the team`s failure to progress beyond the group stage in Brazil.

Judicial harassment of media in Honduras denounced

A Paris-based group called Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has denounced the judicial harassment of news professionals in Honduras.

Dozens of foreign diplomats seek asylum in Canada: Media

Dozens of foreign diplomats have requested asylum in Canada, the daily French-language newspaper La Presse reported Friday, citing secret government documents.

Two killed in Honduras church shooting

Two people were killed and four others wounded when several armed men burst into a church in Honduras and started shooting, police said.

Swiss beat Honduras to set up Messi date

Switzerland`s Xherdan Shaqiri erased his side`s lingering World Cup pain in Manaus on Wednesday, scoring a hat-trick to see off Honduras 3-0 and secure a daunting last-16 tie against Lionel Messi`s Argentina.

Goalless draw leaves France top and eliminates Ecuador

France and Ecuador drew 0-0 in their final World Cup Group E game on Wednesday to send the French into the last 16 as group winners and eliminate their opponents due to Switzerland`s 3-0 win over Honduras.

2014 FIFA World Cup: Honduras vs Switzerland - Preview

Switzerland have a chance to put right their dramatic failure of 2010 tomorrow when they again face bogey team Honduras for a place in the World Cup knock-outs.

Story of `Costly` record and bizarre `Song` in Brazil 2014

There is a lot in a name and from Italy`s Ciro Immobile to Carlo Costly of Honduras, the ongoing FIFA World Cup has thrown up some hilarious ones, which can provide instant comic relief to football fans irrespective of their performance on the field.

France "breathtaking" in defeat of Switzerland - French press

The French press hailed their country`s "breathtaking" performance after they recorded their second consecutive victory at the 2014 World Cup, beating Switzerland 5-2 on Friday.

Palacios, Pereira hit with one-game bans

Honduras midfielder Wilson Palacios and Uruguay`s Maxi Pereira were hit with one-game suspensions on Monday after their World Cup first round red cards, FIFA confirmed.

FIFA World Cup 2014: France vs Honduras - Preview

Former champions France should put underdogs Honduras to the sword in their World Cup Group ‘E’ opener here on Sunday — although their penchant for self-destruction gives the Central Americans hope of an upset.

Ugly? We`re a Cinderella team, says Honduras coach

Honduras are World Cup `Cinderellas` with an undeserved reputation for ugly play, coach Luis Fernando Suarez said on Saturday ahead of his side`s opening Group E game against former champions France.

Ribery says rejected French steroid injection

France`s star winger Franck Ribery said he refused a cortisone injection that French experts claim could have saved his World Cup place because he believed it was bad for him.

Argentina, France enter World Cup fray Sunday

Lionel Messi`s Argentina and France enter the World Cup battle Sunday on a mission to avoid each other in the second round.

Stalemate as England held by Honduras

England were held to a goalless draw by ten-man Honduras on Saturday in their final friendly before heading to Brazil for the World Cup.

Confident Gerrard excited by young England talent

England captain Steven Gerrard believes the talented youngsters who have broken into the World Cup squad have helped create a more confident atmosphere for Brazil than was apparent in South Africa four years ago.