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Teenager Hyndman in Fulham squad for Jax match 
[INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLIES] Emerson Hyndman, the 18-year-old grandson of former FC Dallas coach Schellas Hyndman, is in the Fulham squad for ...
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WPS owner Borislow dies of heart attack 
[OBITUARY] Dan Borislow, the controversial owner of franchise MagicJack in defunct Women's Professional Soccer, died Tuesday night of a heart ...
Teen star Saucedo becomes first Utahn to sign with RSL 
[MLS TRANSACTIONS] Real Salt Lake has signed 17-year-old academy star Sebastian Saucedo from RSL Arizona as its eighth-ever Homegrown Player. ...
Concorde Fire plays PDA Harkes for McGuire Cup 
[U.S. YOUTH SOCCER] Georgia's Concorde Fire Elite and New Jersey's PDA Harkes will play Saturday for the McGuire Cup, the ...
STORY OF THE DAY!
Top 20 U.S. soccer crowds
by Paul Kennedy on Thursday, Jul 24, 2014 8:58 PM EDT
[CROWD COUNT] Wednesday's match between the LA Galaxy and Manchester United drew 84,632 fans at the Rose Bowl for their international friendly dubbed the Chevrolet Cup. It's the largest crowd of the year to date for a match in the United States. The all-time record for a U.S. soccer crowd should be set next week when Manchester United plays Real Madrid in Ann Arbor, Mich.

  
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"He is a player with a good eye and good technique and is very agile. He has the ambition to ...
What They're Saying: Robbie Keane  
"Of course, it's embarrassing ... It's embarrassing because we're the LA Galaxy, and the scoreline doesn't reflect how good of ...
The most important coaching tool ever...  
I've said various things to the opposing coach during the postgame handshake:
Top 20 U.S. soccer crowds 
[CROWD COUNT] Wednesday's match between the LA Galaxy and Manchester United drew 84,632 fans at the Rose Bowl for their ...
Galaxy II signs academy product Jaime Villarreal 
[USL PRO] Jaime Villarreal, younger brother of Jose Villarreal, signed with LA Galaxy II, becoming the first Galaxy academy player ...
Falcao is back! Playing baseball 
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Soccer on TV 
MLS Week 20 continues on Thursday with Real Salt Lake-Montreal. Also on Thursday, an Olympiakos-AC Milan Guinness Cup game.
Freddy Adu's latest stop: Serbia 
[AMERICANS ABROAD] A decade after making his pro debut at the age of 14 with D.C. United, Freddy Adu is ...
Plans for Kansas City soccer village unveiled 
[U.S. SOCCER] Kansas City, Kan., is home to a state-of-the-art soccer stadium in Sporting Park. Now, it will be home ...
Youth Soccer Reporter

New Jersey's PDA wins first national championship
[DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY] Brian White scored one goal and set up Ryan Peterson for the second goal to lead New Jersey's ...
Soccer America Confidential:
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Proposing a radical rule addition to protect players
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College Soccer Reporter

Amherst makes statement against top French youth teams
[COLLEGE MEN] For the third time in the last quarter century, Amherst College men's team toured France, managing to tie ...
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I've said various things to the opposing coach during the postgame handshake:
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World Cup final ref gets big call wrong, punishes the victim, neglects concussion dangers
Of course there were concussion-incidents during the World Cup. Given that there are head-clashes in virtually every game of soccer that is ever played, that was to be expected.

"He is a player with a good eye and good technique and is very agile. He has the ambition to find the ball on the field. So he's the kind of player who could be of use to the United States. He's in some ways the type of player the U.S. was missing in the World Cup."

-- Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on 17-year-old Gideon Zelalem, who is potentially eligible to play for the USA, Germany and Ethiopia. Wenger said Zelalem, who grew up in Maryland and is with the Gunners for Saturday's match against the New York Red Bulls, has to grow and develop mentally to reach his potential in the next two or three years. (SI.com)