Around the country: American soccer news

Americans Abroad:
• Chelsea ensures third-place finish.
 Christian Pulisic played the first 72 minutes of Chelsea's 1-1 tie with Leicester City. With one game left, Chelsea, which finished fourth last season, is assured a third-place finish as it has a three-point edge over Tottenham with an insurmountable goal difference. Coach Thomas Tuchel criticized Pulisic postgame for missing "more than a chance." (Video)

College Women:
• Charlotte hires Brandi Fontaine. In four seasons at High Point, Fontaine was named the Big South Coach of the Year twice. Sam Houston State announced Sonia Curvelo as the third head coach in the history of its women’s program. They bring the number of new D1 women's head coaches for 2022 to 52. (New women's coaches)

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