Press scores twice in Champions League win
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Christen Press upped her season total to 37 goals in 36 games in
all competitions with both goals for Tyreso in a 2-1 win at Denmark's Fortuna Hjorring in the first round of their UEFA Women's Champions League round-of-16 series. The second goal was set up by Ali
Krieger, another of the five Americans to start for Tyreso.
Besides Press and Krieger, Ashlyn Harris, Meghan
Klingenberg and Whitney Engen also started for Tyreso. The star-studded Swedish club also features Brazilian star Marta and Spaniards Veronica Boquete and Jennifer Hermoso.
In other action, defending champion Wolfsburg beat Swedish champion Malmo,
2-1, on the road, while English clubs Arsenal Ladies and Birmingham City Ladies won.
Former Rutgers standout Kristen Edmonds started for Russia's
Rossiyanka in its 1-0 win over Italian club Torres.
No comments yet.
|Recent Soccer America Daily MLS Preseason: Training camp and friendly schedules Feb. 6, 7:14 p.m. |
Toronto FC beats the LA Galaxy, 3-2, in a preseason scrimmage in the first of six ... MLS player tracker with complete rosters (Feb. 5-6) Feb. 6, 7 p.m.
Walker Zimmerman is back with FC Dallas. The 22-year-old defender whose late goal kept it in ... What They're Saying: David Wagner Feb. 6, 6:42 p.m.
"It wasn't a surprise for me. I spoke with Jurgen Klinsmann maybe a year ago and ... TV Report: NBC Sports Group to air Olympic qualifying Feb. 6, 5:18 p.m.
NBC Sports Group will air all 15 matches from the Concacaf Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship that ... USA-Canada International Friendly Player Ratings Feb. 6, 3:35 a.m.
The USA closed out its winter camp with a 1-0 win over Canada on a late ... UCLA lands Pugh and Fleming in recruiting coup Feb. 5, 3:07 a.m.
UCLA has signed U.S. women's national team player Mallory Pugh and Canadian Women's World Cup veteran ... MLS player tracker with complete rosters (Feb. 4) Feb. 5, 2:49 a.m.
Columbus Crew SC now has Ola Kamara to go along with Kei Kamara. The 26-year-old Ola ... USA-Canada Preview: Youngsters should get second look Feb. 5, 2:44 a.m.
Jurgen Klinsmann says he has two short-term goals for the USA's second and final test of ... What They're Saying: Megan Rapinoe Feb. 5, 12:28 a.m.
"Naturally, we're upset. The players are very, very upset. We feel disrespected. We feel that our ... What They're Saying: Jerome Kiesewetter Feb. 5, 12:22 a.m.
"I always did [feel like an American]. My mom always told me about my dad, about ... >> Soccer America Daily Archives