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Soccer on TV 
Saturday is a busy day for MLS and Liga MX; the German and French Super Cups will also be played.
Impeding the goalkeeper, tackling from behind -- difficulties of definition 
The new FIFA Rule book for 2015-2016 presents the usual problem. What has been changed? The book is helpful in ...
NASL Roundup: Rowdies sign second No. 1 MLS draft pick 
First they signed Freddy Adu, Now, the Tampa Bay Rowdies have signed Omar Salgado, giving them two former No. 1 ...
What They're Saying: CFU president Gordon Derrick 
"I think it is just politics, people are trying to create an atmosphere. If they can create an atmosphere, a ...
MLS All-Star Game averages 833,000 viewers 
Wednesday's AT&T MLS All-Star Game drew 548,000 viewers for Fox Sports 1's first broadcast of the mid-season game while another ...
ICYMI | MLS: Drogba gets a rock-star greeting in Montreal
by Ridge Mahoney on Friday, Jul 31, 2015 5:50 AM EDT
Photo Hundreds of fans turned out to welcome Didier Drogba to Montreal. Philly's new signing, Tranquillo Barnetta, may be summoned right away to fill a big void. Donovan Ricketts has rejoined the Galaxy.


Former USL PRO coach cleared on homicide charges 
Chris Spendlove, a former OKC Energy FC assistant coach, was cleared on charges in the death of an off-duty police ...
Orlando City presents new details of downtown stadium 
Orlando City presented additional details of its $155 million downtown stadium that will have an increased capacity of 25,500 seats, ...
Video Pick: Amazing overhead golazo in Paraguay 
The Torneo Clausura season is still young in Paraguay, but it may already have its goal of the year. Richard ...
Guardiola Undecided on Future  
Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola is undecided about whether he will remain with the team beyond the expiration of his ...
Mourinho: Cahill, Costa Fit For Community Shield 
Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho claims that Diego Costa and Gary Cahill will both be fit to face Arsenal in the ...
Organized Crime Museum Will Open FIFA Exhibit 
Soccer's global corruption scandal has become the subject of a new exhibit at Las Vegas's Mob Museum, the Sin City ...
Drogba's "Beautiful Challenge" 
Veteran Ivory Coast and former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba addressed a crowd of hundreds of fans at Montreal 's Saputo ...
Mario Gomez Joins Besiktas 
German striker Mario Gomez has joined Besiktas on loan after two injury-plagued seasons at Fiorentina, the clubs said on Thursday. ...
EPL Sack Race Will Get More, Not Less Intense 
ESPN contributor Austin Lindberg on Friday published a startling statistic about England's Premier League: in the past 20 years, there ...
Youth Soccer Reporter

U.S. Youth Futsal names 10 teams for international play
U.S. Youth Futsal has named rosters for five boys and five girls teams, U-12 through U-18, for a series of ...
Soccer America Confidential:
Ridge Mahoney

MLS's Best of July
So much international soccer -- Gold Cup, Women's World Cup, prestigious club friendlies -- was played during July that some ...
College Soccer Reporter

UMBC, the ACC giant slayer, strikes again
UMBC won its third straight game on the road against current and former ACC giants, following up on wins over ...
Youth Soccer Insider:
Randy Vogt

Coaches Need to Control Themselves -- Players Mimic Coaches
I have been a referee with the New York Metro Intercollegiate Soccer Officials Association (NYMISOA) for the past three decades ...
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Impeding the goalkeeper, tackling from behind -- difficulties of definition
The new FIFA Rule book for 2015-2016 presents the usual problem. What has been changed? The book is helpful in identifying what has been added -- any new wording is clearly indicated as such by a prominent vertical line in the margin.

"I think it is just politics, people are trying to create an atmosphere. If they can create an atmosphere, a perception, sometimes perception becomes reality and you run with that."

-- Caribbean Football Union (CFU) president Gordon Derrick, dismissing reports that FIFA presidential Michel Platini had secured the support of Concacaf and three other confederations in his bid to replace Sepp Blatter. The CFU controls 25 of Concacaf's 35 votes. The CFU was rocked by a corruption scandal during the 2011 FIFA presidential election as members were handed envelopes containing $40,000 from candidate Mohamed bin Hammam. (Reuters)