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Crowd Count: Largest Memorial Day weekend crowds 
The Mexico-Paraguay friendly at Atlanta's Georgia Dome drew 63,049 fans, the largest soccer crowd on Memorial Day weekend. The top ...
U.S. Abroad: Gonzalez completes MLS-Liga MX double 
Omar Gonzalez became the ninth American to win the Mexican league title when Pachuca tied Monterrey, 1-1, in the second ...
Video Pick: David Villa's costly slip-up skies PK 
Spaniard David Villa, New York City FC's top player, with 27 goals and eight assists, since the club arrived in ...
Soccer on TV 
Cameroon plays France in a friendly on Monday ...
Eight Americans start in Mexico Sub-20 final 
Tijuana started seven Americans, including U.S. international Paul Arriola, and Queretaro started one, Josue Soto, formerly of Division II school ...
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USA-Bolivia: Klinsmann's men enter Copa on a roll
by Mike Woitalla on Sunday, May 29, 2016 5:18 PM EDT
PhotoBy beating Bolivia, 4-0, in Kansas City on Saturday, the USA enters the Copa America Centenario on a four-game win streak. The competition hasn't been formidable during Coach Jurgen Klinsmann's fine-tuning for Friday's opener against Colombia at Levi Stadium in Santa Clara, California, but refreshing are signs of a new generation working itself into the team.  
USA-Bolivia International Friendly Player Ratings 
A feeble display by Bolivia confirmed its placing among the Conmebol doormats, yet several Americans strengthened their cases for Copa ...
Copa Centenario: Castillo replaces Chandler on U.S. roster 
The USA called in Edgar Castillo to replace Timmy Chandler on its roster for the Copa Centenario. Chandler suffered a ...
MLS Week 13: Results & Standings 
Weekend MLS action featured a pair of hat tricks by Bradley Wright-Phillips (in a league record 27 minutes in a ...
What They're Saying: Sergio Ramos 
"He has brought happiness, hope, humility and hard work." -- Sergio Ramos on Frenchman Zinedine Zidane, hired in the middle ...
What They're Saying: Sports marketing expert Hector Lopez Zatarain 
"Organized crime usually respects sports figures and singing stars and leaves them alone. Here in Mexico, you almost never see ...
USA-Bolivia: Klinsmann's men enter Copa on a roll 
By beating Bolivia, 4-0, in Kansas City on Saturday, the USA enters the Copa America Centenario on a four-game win ...
John Hackworth: India experience provides valuable lessons for U.S. U-17 boys 
In its third international tournament of the year, the U.S. U-17 boys national team finished runner-up at the AIFF Youth ...
Messi Update: Argentine star moving uncomfortably but no broken bones 
Lionel Messi injured his back and ribs in a Copa Centenario warmup game for Argentina against Honduras but didn't suffer ...
USA-Bolivia: Will youth movement continue? 
Christian Pulisic has already impressed his coach, Jurgen Klinsmann, enough that he's in contention to start at the Copa Centenario. ...
Youth Soccer Reporter:
Mike Woitalla


U.S. U-17 boys finish runner-up in India
A free-kick goal with six minutes left in overtime gave South Korea a 2-1 win in the U-17 AIFF Youth ...
Soccer America Confidential:
Ridge Mahoney


Dynamo can't afford to stumble again in wake of Coyle departure
Both former head coaches of the Houston Dynamo are natives of Scotland, and were born in July about a year ...
College Soccer Reporter:
Paul Kennedy


USL: Brandt leaves Navy for struggling Riverhounds
Dave Brandt, the winningest active coach in Division I men's soccer, quit his job as Navy's men's coach to become ...
Youth Soccer Insider:
Mike Woitalla


John Hackworth: India experience provides valuable lessons for U.S. U-17 boys
In its third international tournament of the year, the U.S. U-17 boys national team finished runner-up at the AIFF Youth ...
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Soccer's new-look rulebook (Part 2): Making room for the Spirit the Game
Alongside the changes in the organization and wording that David Elleray and his team have brought to the revamped rule book go what I think of as "mood" changes -- the business of modernizing the rules, of making them "more accessible," etc. Tucked away in that category is a time-bomb of a phrase that makes its first appearance in Rule 5, which tells us that referees, in making their decisions, will factor in not only the rules but also the spirit of the game.

"He has brought happiness, hope, humility and hard work."

-- Sergio Ramos on Frenchman Zinedine Zidane, hired in the middle of the 2015-16 season, brought to Real Madrid, UEFA Champions League winner for a record 11th time. (Marca)