MLS: Summaries (July 27)
Posted by Soccer America on Jul. 29, 2:52 p.m.
July 27 in Naperville, Ill.
Chicago 3 MetroStars 0. Goals: Curtin (Wolff, Razov) 6, Razov (Wolff, Kovalenko) 49, Razov 57.
Chicago -- Thornton, Brown, Curtin, Bocanegra, Perez, Walsh (Gray, 67), Marsch, Kovalenko, Beasley (Stoitchkov, 67), Razov (Moore, 80), Wolff.
MetroStars -- Howard, Ziadie, Petke, Jolley, Addo, Moore (Alvarez, 77), Paule (Lisi, 77), Williams, Chronopoulos, Faria, Diallo (Sheppard, 41).
Yellow cards: Chicago -- Walsh 14; ...
Youth Soccer: Far West takes eight of 12 titles at national championships
Posted by Soccer America on Jul. 29, 2:47 p.m.
Far West teams dominated the U.S. Youth Soccer National, winning eight of 12 age-group titles at the Maryland SoccerPlex in Germantown, Md.
Region IV teams won all six girls finals and two boys finals. California-South produced six champions, with California-North and Colorado teams winning one title apiece.
The San Diego Surf (U-19 girls) won their second national championship in three years with ...
WUSA WEEK 16 WRAP: Home wins help contenders' chances
Posted by Soccer America on Jul. 29, 12:10 p.m.
By Scott French, Senior Editor
STRETCH DRIVE: Nobody's backing down in the battle for the final two playoff spots -- with two weeks to go, we're conceding semifinal berths to Philadelphia and Carolina -- as Washington, Atlanta and San Jose scored home victories on Saturday.
The Freedom picked up just four of six available points with a 1-1 tie Wednesday against Boston ...
Youth Soccer: Snickers National Championship finals (July 28)
Posted by Soccer America on Jul. 29, 12:08 p.m.
Houston Texans 4 (Mupier 8, Gbandi 28, Rota 65, Storey 70) San Bernardino (Calif.) 1 Blast 1 (Gregorio 69).
FC Delco Arsenal (Pa.) 5 (Chambers 11, Kozicki 17, Coleman 43, Larentowicz 49, Poplizio 69) Houston Texans 1 (Tenede) 56.
Irvine (Calif.) Strikers 5 (Long 32, Bornstein 43, 65, Basin 50, Salinas 75) Chicago Magic 0.
Atlanta Fire 2 (Howie ...
Wallis leads U-21 women to fourth straight Nordic Cup title
Posted by Soccer America on Jul. 28, 7:34 p.m.
Stanford University forward Marcia Wallis scored two goals Sunday and the United States' under-21 women's team claimed the Nordic Cup title for the fourth successive year with a 3-1 victory over Germany in Turku, Finland.
Wallis scored in the 21st and 47th minutes and North Carolina defender Cat Reddick tallied in the 63rd for the Americans, who went 3-1-0 in Finland ...
WUSA: Freedom, Beat, CyberRays keep pace with home wins
Posted by Soccer America on Jul. 28, 1:47 a.m.
All three contenders for the WUSA's final two playoff berths captured victories Saturday, but Boston was eliminated from the postseason chase despite rallying to tie first-place Philadelphia.
Washington and Atlanta, in the best position to join Philly and Carolina in the semifinals, gutted out 1-0 home wins. The Freedom beat San Diego on rookie Abby Wambach's ninth goal of the season, ...
Youth Soccer: Snickers National Championship finals schedule (July 28)
Posted by Soccer America on Jul. 27, 12:47 a.m.
In Germantown, Md.
Sunday, July 28
Under-14 Boys: Maryland Bays vs. La Jolla (Calif.) Nomads, Field 8.
Under-14 Girls: Newport Beach (Calif.) Slammers vs. Bethesda (Md.) Eclipse, Field 11
Under-15 Boys: Rochester (N.Y.) Junior Rhinos vs. Aiken (S.C.) Fire, Field 10
Under-15 Girls: Laguna Hills (Calif.) Eclipse vs. Chantilly (Va.) Milan, Field 13
Under-16 Girls: West Valley Samba (Calif.) vs. Busch (Mo.) Field ...