Happiness is the goal for Chivas USA's Torres

Scoring a goal sometimes looks about as easy for young striker Erick Torres as the smile that spreads across his face once the ball finds the net.

A single touch is often all he needs to change a game. And then his face lights up as he greets his...

US drops to 15th in world soccer rankings

Despite advancing to the Round of 16 in this summer's World Cup, the U.S. national team dropped two spots, to 15th, in the latest FIFA World Rankings released Thursday.

That's the lowest the U.S. has been since August, when it was 19th.

Germany,...