• Lionel Messi's four-goal burst ensured that he and Barcelona returned to the top of the Associated Press Global Soccer rankings this week.

    Messi, Ronaldo lead AP soccer rankings; FA Cup produces some unlikely team nominations
    LAST UPDATE : Jan 29, 2013, 10:39 AM EST
  • Globe-trotting Beckham joins Paris Saint-Germain for 5 months and pledges to play for free

    In a lucrative career that has seen him earn millions around the world, David Beckham has joined Paris Saint-Germain pledging to play for free and donate his salary to a children's charity.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 31, 2013, 5:11 PM EST