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MLS: Training Camp News & Results

The Kansas City Wiz and the New England Revolution scored the most goals of any spring training match to date when they drew 3-3 March 18 in Boca Raton, Fla.

Rob Ukrop tallied once and Argentine midfielder Alberto Naveda twice for the Revolution, while Frank Klopas notched a pair for the Wiz, and Vitalis "Digital" Takawira rounded out the ...

Cup Winners Cup Quarterfinals: Second Leg Results

March 21 in Rotterdam

Feyenoord Rotterdam (Netherlands) 1 Borussia Moenchengladbach (Germany) 0. Goal:
Trustfull (84).

Feyenoord -- De Goey, Boateng, Schuiteman, Koeman, Maas, Bosz, Taument (Trustfull, 74), Van Gastel, Vos (Iwan, 76), Larsson (Obiku, 80), Van Bronckhorst.

Borussia Moenchengladbach -- Kamps, Kastenmaier, Klinkert, Andersson, Eichin (Hochstaetter, 73), Wolf (Huiberts, 46), Nielsen (Pflipsen, 64), Wijnhoff, Schneider, Effenberg, Sternkopf. ...

A-League Transactions

Atlanta -- Signed Chris Faklaris (free agent), Randy Sheen (Raleigh Flyers, USISL), Don D'Ambra (Milwaukee Wave, NPSL) and Javier Vivanco (College of Charleston, 10th-round pick in college draft). Named Eric Proctor director of operations.

Colorado -- Re-signed Carsten Siersbaek, Stoner Tadlock, Chad Haugland and Aaron Lujan. Acquired rights to Wolde Harris from Atlanta for future considerations.

Montreal -- ...

MLS Notebook

The Los Angeles Galaxy beat the Dallas Burn 2-0 in a 60-minute scrimmage March 19 in Del Mar, Calif. Joey Leonetti led the Galaxy with a goal and an assist.

March 19 in Del Mar, Calif.

Los Angeles 2, Dallas 0. Goals: Leonetti 22, Beall 25.

Los Angeles -- Kramer, Fraser, Calichman, Motajo, Vaudreuil, Armas, Noamouz, leonetti, ...

Champions League Quarterfinals: Second Leg Results

March 20 in Moscow

Spartak Moscow (Russia) 2 Nantes (France) 2 (Aggregate: 2-4). Goals: Nikiforav (33, 38); Ouedec (63, 85).

Spartak Moscow -- Nigmatullin, Ananko, Nikiforov, Tsymbalar, Yevseyev, Lipko, Nagornyak (Bezrodny 75), Alyonichev, Shmarov (Pyantnitsky 59), Ketchinov, Tikhonov.

Nantes -- Casagrande, Le Dizet, Pignol, Capron, Decroix, Carotti, Makelele, Cauet, Ouedec, Gourvennec (Ferri 63), Kosecki (Chanelet 84).


U.S. boys U-17s take two, tie one

The following are the results of the U.S. U-17 boys' series in Birmingham, Ala.:

March 15

USA 2, Jamaica 2. USA goals: Duval 7, 39.

USA -- Hancock, Domingo, Giroux, Totten (Yamauchi, 31), Boutillier (Bradford, 52), Seale, Herrera, Craven, Purcell (Downing, 31), Monsibais (Gutierrez, 43), Duval.

Att.: 725.

March 16

USA 2, Mexico ...

U.S. Under-20 Boys Friendlies

March 15 in Monarchas

Honduras 1, USA 0.

USA -- Rimando, Chulis, Parra, Sahaydak, O'Brien, Flores, Brown, Quill (Henderson, 46), Olsen, DiGiamarino (Rodriguez, 80), Wolff.

Att.: 1,295.

March 16 in Chouleteca

Honduras 1, USA 1. USA goal: Henderson 28.

USA -- Kirk, Sahaydak, Abukusumo, Chulis (Parra, 46), Poltl, Corrales, Flores, O'Brien, Rodriguez, Armas (Victorine, ...

CONCACAF U-20 Championship Schedule

The following is the schedule for the CONCACAF U-20 boys championship to be played in Mexico:

Group 1

April 14 -- Mexico vs. Guatemala in Guadalajara, El Salvador vs. Neth. Antilles/Dom. Republic winner in Monterrey. April 16 -- Guatemala vs. El Salvador, Mexico vs. Neth. Antilles/Dom. Republic winner in Monterrey. April 18 -- Guatemala vs. Neth. Antilles/Dom. ...

UEFA Cup: Quarterfinals, Second Leg Results #1

March 19 in Eindhoven

PSV Eindhoven (Netherlands) 2 Barcelona (Spain) 3 (Aggregate: 4-5). Goals:
Zenden (43), Eijkelkamp (65); Bakero (3), Figo (22), Sergi (79).

PSV -- Waterreus, Van Der Weerden, Klomp, Cocu, Numan, Van Der Doelen (Gudjohnsen, 45), Vink, Jonk (Maas 86), Eijkelkamp, Nilis, Zenden.

Barcelona -- Busquets, Ferrer, Abelardo, Guardiola, Popescu, Bakero (Roger, 51), Figo (Celades, ...

Olympic friendly: Cascade (USISL) 1, U.S. U-23s 1

March 17 in Salem, Ore.

Cascade (USISL) 1, U.S. Olympic team 1. Goals: Bayan 88, Wood 63.

Cascade -- Nelson, Kavanaugh, Descombes, Rue, Yanez (Swanson, 58), Alvarez (Bayan, 68), Camarena, Ororco, Madrano (Lynch, 58), Buckley (Wismer, 81), Andrade (Calvet, 75).

U.S. Olympic team -- Thornton, McKeon, Pope, Talley, Pollard, Baba (Vargas, 58), Fisher, Hejduk, Hernandez (Maisonneuve, 46), ...

MLS: Preseason Scores (March 16 & 17)

March 16 in Boca Raton, Fla.

Kansas City 1 Tampa Bay 1

Goals: Prampin 13; Okafor 78.

Notes: USISL addition Trace Hollis (Carolina Dynamo) started in goal for the Wiz, who had lost former Georgetown goalie Phil Wellington for the entire year with a herniated disk.... Tampa Bay goalie Scott Budnik stopped a penalty kick by ...

U.S. women sweep pair

March 14 in Decatur, Ga.

United States 6, Germany 0. Goals: Overbeck (21), Parlow (32), Chastain (pen. 45), Milbrett (48, 75), Hamm (57).

U.S. -- Scurry, Chastain (Wilson, 60), Overbeck, Fawcett, Lilly (Manthei, 64), Venturini, Foudy (Fair, 64), MacMillan, Hamm (Staples, 63), Parlow (Gabarra, 46), Milbrett.

Germany -- Goller, Bernhard, Austermuhl, Nardenbach, Fitschen, Voss (Wunderlich, 75), Wiegmann, ...

MLS: Wiz, Mutiny Tie in Pre-Season Opener

The Kansas City Wiz and the Tampa Bay Mutiny drew 1-1 in the inaugural MLS pre-season match March 14 in Boca Raton, Fla., where five clubs are holding spring training.

Vitalis "Digital" Takawira, Kansas City's striker from Zimbabwe, opened the scoring with a shot into the upper right corner of the net in the 39th minute.

Mexican first ...

Soccer America Online Q&A With Editors 3/14/96


Reed Miller

Boston, Mass.

thought I read that the MLS will NOT change the size of the goals, yet everything I've read on-line says that it is still under discussion. What was the decision? I hope negative.

RM: FIFA shot this down March 9. Regulation-size goals will be in place. Hooray!

Bob ...


European Olympic Qualifying Results

March 13 in Osnabrueck, Germany

Germany 0, France 0.

Att.: 20,000.

March 13 in Lisbon

Portugal 1 Italy 0. Goal: Porfirio (18).

Att.: 30,000.

March 13 in Granada

Spain 2, Czech Republic 1. Goals: Dani (28), Fresnedoso (41); Smicer (50).

Att.: 16,000.

Second legs to be played March 26-27.