Soccer America Daily
Sunday, June 24, 2018
  • Coach who started out in the USA aims to take Mexico to new heights

    Mexico's excellent start to Russia 2018 under Coach Juan Carlos Osorio is arguably El Tri's best ever at a World Cup. Read the whole story

  • Calendar: 2018 World Cup

    Sunday, June 24
    Group G:
    England vs. Panama, in Nizhny Novgorod (8 am ET, FS1, Telemundo)
    Group H:
    Japan vs. Senegal, in Ekaterinburg (11 am ET, Fox, Telemundo)
    Poland vs. Colombia, in Kazan (2 pm ET, Fox, Telemundo)

    Monday, June 25
    Group A:
    Uruguay vs. Russia, in Samara (10 am ET, Fox, Telemundo)
    Saudi Arabia vs. Egypt, in Volgograd (10 am ET, FS1, Universo)
    Group B:
    Iran vs. Portugal, in Saransk (2 pm ET, Fox, Telemundo)
    Spain vs. Morocco, in Kaliningrad (2 pm ET, FS1, Universo)

  • FIFA's disciplinary committee working overtime after Switzerland-Serbia match

    The Serbia federation complained about the "double eagle" celebrations by Swiss goal-scorers Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri. Read the whole story

  • Watch: Germany beat Sweden in Lego animation

    From Sweden's go-ahead goal and its collapse despite Jerome Boateng's ejection, to Toni Kroos' last-gasp golazo -- in Lego soccer. Read the whole story

  • Soccer America Library: Summer reading recommendations

    Check out favorites from Soccer America's friends and colleagues, and recent reviews of Bruce Arena's new book and "The Away Game." Read the whole story

  • Results: MLS, Week 17

    Saturday, June 23
    Philadelphia 4 Vancouver 0.
    (Dockal 24, 71, Ilsinho pen. 74, Picault pen. 90+5. Att.: 15,250.)
    NY Red Bulls 3 FC Dallas 0.
    (Wright-Phillips 23, Long 39, Lawrence 48. Att.: 20,827.)
    Orlando City 0 Montreal 2.
    (Own goal 13, Piatti 84. Att.: 23,498.)
    Sporting KC 3 Houston 2.
    (Salloi 59, Rubio 85, Shelton 88; Manotas 2, 45. Att.: 20,081.)
    Colorado 3 Minn. United 2.
    (Castillo 50, Mason 74, Smith 90+7; Ibarra 20, Ramirez 65. Att.: 13,664)
    Real Salt Lake 1 San Jose 1.
    (Kreilach 54; Hoesen 64. Att.: 18,472.)
    Seattle 1 Chicago 1.
    (Dempsey 22; Katai 9. Att.: 39,513.)
    LAFC 2 Columbus 0.
    (Ciman 4, Diomande 8. Att.: 22,000.)
    Schedule: Sunday

  • MLS Moves: Anton Nedyalkov leaves FC Dallas after nine appearances

    FC Dallas is again in need of a full-time left back after the Bulgarian international returned home to deal with "family issues." Read the whole story

  • Results: NWSL, Week 13

    Saturday, June 23
    Washington 0 Orlando 1.
    (Kennedy 11. Att.: 4,005.)
    Seattle 1 NC Courage 4.
    (Oyster 18; Williams 27, Dunn 33, 70, Mathias 48. Att.: 4,032.)
    Chicago 2 Utah 0.
    (Naughton 62, DiBernardo 70. Att.: 3,317.)
    Results: Friday

  • What They're Saying: James Harkes

    "There are maybe two Scottish people in here. And I'm one of them."

    -- James Harkes, father of John Harkes, on the Scots American Club, a social and soccer hub for the Scottish community in Kearny, New Jersey. Kearny remains a soccer-mad community but with a new wave of immigrants from Latin America changing the demographics of the area. (NorthJersey.com)

  • Results: USL, Week 15

    Saturday, June 23
    Charleston 0 Pittsburgh 0.
    (Att.: 2,862.)
    North Carolina FC 2 Louisville City 2.
    (Rios 11, 87; Craig 39, Ilic 59. Att.: 3,554.)
    Richmond 1 Charlotte 1.
    (Shriver 6; Cato 20. Att.: 5,364.)
    OKC Energy FC 1 LA Galaxy II 0.
    (Volesky 90. Att.: 4,015.)
    Rio Grande Valley FC 0 Phoenix 0.
    (Att.: 5,649.)
    San Antonio FC 0 Reno 1868 2.
    (Van Ewijk 27, Brown 70. Att.: 6,527.)
    Colorado Springs 1 Fresno FC 0.
    (Malcolm 86. Att.: 5,000.)
    Orange County SC 6 Tulsa 1.
    (Hooiveld 16, Enevoldsen 37, Crognale 61, Quinn pen. 66, Pineda 86, Bjurman 90; Bakero 58.)
    Sac Republic FC 2 Saint Louis FC 2.
    (Iwasa 28, 47; Dikwa 74, Fall 90. Att.: 10,570.)
    Schedule: Sunday

  • Reffing at the younger ages: Kids say the darndest things

    In these games, the ref can be more of a teacher than an enforcer and I tried to emulate Willy Wonka (the Gene Wilder ... Read the whole story