A lot has been made of domestic violence issues with professional athletes recently, but the problem doesn;t stop there. Abusive relationship can start at school and that's why the Murray High School Girls Soccer Team is hosting an awareness event at their game.
Men, women and children fought it out, after two players began arguing on the field.
La Roca U14 is in need of your help to make it to nationals.
RIO DE JANEIRO (ABC News) -- Mario Goetze will never need to buy a drink in Germany ever again. The 22-year-old attacking midfielder scored in the 113th minute, volleying in the game-winning goal against Argentina in the World Cup final.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 News) – A player who, by all accounts, loved soccer is accused of hitting and killing referee Ricardo Portillo.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 News) – The tragic death of a Utah soccer referee is making national headlines.
MURRAY, Utah (ABC 4 News) - Soccer referee Ricardo Portillo, who was punched by a 17-year-old player, has passed away according to Unified Police.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 News) – Soccer referee Ricardo Portillo is fighting to live nearly one week after a player took a swing at him for pulling a yellow card, prompting the player’s coach to call for change.
Thursday night, instead of leaving for a long planned vacation, a Utah family is grieving. The Portillo family's life was turned upside down last Saturday when their father, a soccer referee, was hit by a player. He's now at intermountain medical center clinging to life, and his daughters want justice.
SALT LAKE, Utah (ABC 4 News) – The mother of a Woods Cross High School soccer player who was assaulted during a game by an opponent hopes the incident will teach other athletes about the importance of sportsman ship.