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FC Dallas and Real Salt Lake set pace 
[MLS SPOTLIGHT] A week after losing its first game of the season, FC Dallas rallied after spotting Toronto FC a ...
Rampone shows off hoops moves, nets first pro goal 
[NWSL: Week 2] Christie Rampone scored her first goal in a pro career that dates back to 2001, but Sky ...
Kickers rally to earn draw with Pittsburgh 
[USL PRO: Week 5] The Richmond Kickers rallied from two goals down at home to tie the Pittsburgh Riverhounds, 2-2, ...
What They're Saying 
"Miami's greatness is about the interaction of a vibrant culture and the water. We will earn that $50 million back ...
Altidore helps Sunderland to stunning win at Chelsea 
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Jozy Altidore's tally for the season is still one goal (in now 28 English Premier League games) and ...
STORY OF THE DAY!
FC Dallas and Real Salt Lake set pace
by Ridge Mahoney on Sunday, Apr 20, 2014 12:11 AM EDT
[MLS SPOTLIGHT] A week after losing its first game of the season, FC Dallas rallied after spotting Toronto FC a goal to win, 2-1, and improve its league-best record to 6-1-1. Real Salt Lake maintained its unbeaten record and pounded another dent into the Portland Timbers' tepid start to the season by posting a 1-0 win at Rio Tinto Stadium.  
U.S. under-20 national team wins semifinal thriller 
[DALLAS CUP] Rubio Rubin scored his second goal of the game on a rebound of his missed penalty kick in ...
Soccer on TV 
EPL leader Liverpool plays at Norwich City early Sunday. ... Barcelona aims to get back on track Sunday when it ...
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Soccer on TV 
MLS Week 7 kicks off on Saturday. ... Weekend EPL action includes a Chelsea-Sunderland clash. ... Barcelona aims to get ...
Road to Rio begins for Tab Ramos' group 
[USA UNDER-21 MEN] The road to Rio begins for the U.S. men's Olympic team begins with a four-day camp at ...
What They're Saying 
"There is no problem. Tensions are a bit high; I have no problem with that. They are both passionate guys." ...
Chivas USA's McNamara faces knee surgery 
[MLS INJURY REPORT] Rookie Thomas McNamara, who had started every game for Chivas USA until being injured April 12 at ...
New-look Thorns aim for two in a row on road 
[NWSL: Week 2] The defending champion Portland Thorns FC remain on the road for the second week in a row, ...
Collins John slapped with three-game suspension 
[USL PRO: Week 5] The USL PRO career of Collins John, the Liberian-born Dutch international who once started for Fulham, ...
Youth Soccer Reporter

Tijuana's Arriola added to Dallas Cup roster
[USA UNDER-20 MEN] The U.S. under-20 men's national team added highly rated Paul Arriola from Tijuana for the Dallas Cup, ...
Soccer America Confidential:
Ridge Mahoney


MLS is going out on a limb with Atlanta
Soccer will again share a facility with the NFL when a new stadium to house the Falcons is ready in ...
College Soccer Reporter

Maryland's trip to England in works for years
[COLLEGE MEN] Maryland, the 2013 NCAA Division I men's runner-up, will tour England in March with stops in Manchester and ...
Youth Soccer Insider:
Mike Woitalla


Tony Meola: Young players are more sophisticated than ever
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the USA hosting the 1994 World Cup -- a good time to check ...
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Danger Ahead: Charging Goalkeepers
It seems likely to me that Portland Timbers goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts is the bulkiest, heaviest -- simply the largest -- player in MLS.

"I saw it on the computer and I understand why they can be talking if it was or not [a penalty]. It's very difficult. I never, ever would expect to get a penalty here. Ever. If it was given against me, I would do the same [as Chelsea assistant Rui Faria, who had to be restrained from entering the field]. Emotion gets the better of you, and that could be the key moment for the title, that one. When it's for you, you feel you can see why he gave it. Especially with the angle the linesman had to see the incident: [Cesar] Azpilicueta going down and then [Jozy] Altidore following. But if it was against me, in a situation like that, I would have been fuming, for sure."

-- Sunderland manager Gus Poyet, who admitted the Black Cats were very lucky to have a penalty kick called when Altidore went down in the penalty area late in the Black Cats' 2-1 win at Chelsea. (Guardian)