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Soccer on TV 
The Copa del Rey and Copa Libertadores offer up most of the coverage on Thursday.
Bundesliga aims to test video replays 
The German soccer federation (DFB) and the Bundesliga are bidding to be among the first countries to test video-replay technology. ...
Video Pick: How MLS All-Stars vs. Arsenal came about  
The best promotional video ever gets underway with Toronto FC's Sebastian Giovinco and Herculez Gomez, features Arsenal stars including Alex ...
Legal primer explains past and (possible) future of soccer litigation 
The lawsuit filed by U.S Soccer against U.S. Women's National Team Players Association in U.S. District Court in Chicago has ...
Liverpool caves in to fan pressure 
Fenway Sports Group announced on Wednesday that it was backing down from its plans to increase ticket prices at Liverpool ...
STORY OF THE DAY!
USA-Costa Rica Takeaways: USA doesn't mess around
by Paul Kennedy on Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 11:49 PM EST
Photo The USA isn't going to mess around with Olympic women's qualifying. It wasn't the 14-0 rout of its opener against the Dominican Republic four years ago, but the 5-0 win over Costa Rica was impressive enough: the opening goal, by Alex Morgan, came after 12 seconds, and three goals were scored in the first 15 minutes.  
USA-Costa Rica Takeaways: USA doesn't mess around 
The USA isn't going to mess around with Olympic women's qualifying. It wasn't the 14-0 rout of its opener against ...
Making a List: MLS players on move to NASL 
Brazilian defender Adailton became the latest former MLS player to sign with an NASL team when he joined expansion Miami ...
U.S. Abroad: Bedoya does it again for Nantes 
In France, they call it "la magie de la Coupe" ("cup magic"). CF2 (fifth division) club Granville, which won in ...
MLS player tracker with complete rosters (Feb. 10) 
The Philadelphia Union signed forward C.J. Sapong to a three-year contract. He led the Union with nine goals in 2015 ...
MLS Preseason: Training camp and friendly schedules 
The MLS champion Portland Timbers head home after playing Real Salt Lake Thursday morning in their final match in Tucson, ...
License-mania -- aggrandizing the coach in a player's game 
It's not easy to become a USSF-licensed elite soccer coach. Indeed, it's tougher to become a licensed elite soccer coach ...
What They're Saying: High schooler Marte Formico 
"It's awesome having Brandi. Someone who has been that caliber of a player, that has been in a World Cup, ...
What They're Saying: Fiorentina executive Sandro Mencucci 
"In Italy, people love football, but everybody thinks that football is only for men -- they think it is a ...
Barca sets Spanish streak record without stars 
Barcelona extended its unbeaten streak to 29 games -- a Spanish record -- as it tied Valencia, 1-1, in the ...
Youth Soccer Reporter:
Mike Woitalla


Development Academy adds 56 Clubs for U-12 Division
Fifty-six clubs will join the U.S. Soccer Development Academy at the U-12 level, which the DA will launch for the ...
Soccer America Confidential:
Paul Kennedy


Legal primer explains past and (possible) future of soccer litigation
The lawsuit filed by U.S Soccer against U.S. Women's National Team Players Association in U.S. District Court in Chicago has ...
College Soccer Reporter

NSCAA names NCAA Division I Men's All-America Teams
NCAA Division I runner-up Clemson led all teams with four players on the NCAA Division I Men's All-America Teams announced ...
Youth Soccer Insider:
Mike Woitalla


License-mania -- aggrandizing the coach in a player's game
It's not easy to become a USSF-licensed elite soccer coach. Indeed, it's tougher to become a licensed elite soccer coach ...
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Arena and the Lawnmower: Why, Bruce, why ...?
Bruce Arena's signing of Nigel de Jong is a shameful episode. The most experienced American coach of the lot, with so much to admire about him ... what can have possessed him?

"It's awesome having Brandi. Someone who has been that caliber of a player, that has been in a World Cup, it's just really cool to have her mentor you and give you her little insights and tips on things you can do -- small things that can propel your game to the never level."

-- Marte Formico, a defender on Northern California's Bellarmine Prep's high school boys team on former U.S. women's national team star Brandi Chastain being the team's assistant coach. (San Jose Mercury News)