Coaches rhapsodize about talent, and sing the praises of the skillful, but what they relish above all else is toughness. If not for ample ... Read the whole story
Three European teams joined the USA as winners on Wednesday in the round of 16 at the Under-20 World Cup. European champion Spain knocked ... Read the whole story
"Uruguay made it very, very hard for us to establish any kind of rhythm and we struggled quite frankly throughout the game. But great teams find ways to win and I think our will power, the willingness
to sacrifice, the willingness to go where it hurts, which we did, to go down and come back and eventually win the game and hold on for dear life, showed me the quality of the team that only through
games you find out. You talk about being courageous and today they showed they're a team [that is courageous]."
-- U.S. U-20 coach Thomas Rongen on his team's 2-1 overtime win over Uruguay that sends the USA into the quarterfinals of the U-20 World Cup.
Play at the Under-20 World Cup continues on Thursday with the remaining four games in the round of 16. For the complete Under-20 World ... Read the whole story
Argentina beat Mexico, 3-0, to move into the final of the Copa America against Brazil on Sunday. Juan Roman Riquelme and Lionel Messi were ... Read the whole story
Fabian Nunez, the California State Assembly Speaker, has been added to the U.S. Soccer Board of Directors. Nunez takes the second of three Independent ... Read the whole story
MLS Commissioner Don Garber and New England Revolution coach Steve Nicol named the remaining seven players to complete the roster for the 2007 Sierra ... Read the whole story
D.C. United became the third MLS entrant in the SuperLiga to be spared the distraction of competing in the U.S. Open Cup when it ... Read the whole story
The USA is sending three soccer teams to 2007 Pan-American Games July 13-28 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: the U-18 men's national team, U-20 ... Read the whole story
[MLS TV PREVIEW] Juan Carlos Osorio, presented just a few days ago as the Fire's new head coach, admits that he needs some time ... Read the whole story