Soccer America Daily
Sunday, June 17, 2018
  • Results: USL, Week 14

    Sunday, June 17
    Timbers 2 1 Colorado Springs 4.
    (Hanson 18; Burt 51, 56, Maybin 71, Ajeakwa 79. Att.: 1,798.)
    Fresno FC 4 Swope Park Rangers 1.
    (Chaney 4, Barrera 23, Johnson 32, Bustamante 82; Harris 86. Att.: 3,370.)
    Results: Tuesday-Saturday

  • Watch: Coutinho's wonder goal against Switzerland

    Brazil disappointed in its opening game against Switzerland except for Coutinho's wonderful bending shot into the net from 23 yards. Read the whole story

  • Brazil's Tite bemoans no-VAR call on tying Swiss goal

    Every World Cup game has deciding moments that could have gone one way or another. Now, they are debated through the VAR lens. Read the whole story

  • Results: 2018 World Cup

    Sunday, June 17
    Group E:
    Serbia 1 Costa Rica 0.
    (Kolarov 56. Att.: 41,432.)
    Brazil 1 Switzerland 1.
    (Coutinho 20; Zuber 50. Att.: 43,119.)
    Group F:
    Mexico 1 Germany 0.
    (Lozano 35. Att.: 78,011.)

    Schedule:
    Monday, June 18
    Group F:
    Sweden vs. South Korea, in Nizhny Novgorod (8 am ET, FS1, Telemundo)
    Group G:
    Belgium vs. Panama, in Sochi (11 am ET, FS1, Telemundo)
    Tunisia vs. England, in Volgograd (2 pm ET, FS1, Telemundo)

  • World Cup Today: Mexico over Germany, an upset six months in the making

    El Tri pulled the first major upset of the World Cup when it beat the defending champion, 1-0, before 78,011 fans in Moscow. Read the whole story

  • Tweet du jour

    "The #sismo detected in Mexico City originated artificially. Possibly by massive jumps when #Mexico scored at the World Cup. At least two sensors inside the city detected it at 11:32."

    -- SIMMSA, a "seismic monitoring network" operated by Mexico's Institute of Geological and Atmospheric Research, reporting about the earthquake detected in Mexico City when Hirving Lozano scored for Mexico in its 1-0 win over Germany at the 2018 World Cup. (@SIMMSAmex)

  • World Cup Trivia: Champions who opened defense with loss

    1950: *Italy 2-3 Sweden
    1982: Argentina 0-1 Belgium
    1990: Argentina 0-1 Cameroon
    2002: *France 0-1 Senegal
    2014: *Spain 1-5 Netherlands
    2018: Germany 0-1 Mexico
    *Failed to reach second round.

  • Watch: The historic Gooool! by Hirving 'Chucky' Lozano

    Mexico's goal in a 1-0 win against defending champion Germany is best enjoyed with the call from Telemundo's Andres Cantor. Read the whole story