[WOMEN'S WORLD CUP QUALIFYING] The USA finally qualified for the 2011 Women's World Cup -- two days before Monday's draw in Frankfurt -- and ... Read the whole story
[ZURICH COUNTDOWN] As the countdown to Thursday's vote by FIFA's executive committee on the hosts of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups continues, Soccer ... Read the whole story
"You don't want to wait until a tragedy sets in until you say, Oh, we should have done something. I think we're already at a tipping point."
-- Former U.S. star Julie Foudy on the need for U.S. Soccer to put more programs in place for young women following setbacks for the two U.S. girls national teams and the loss by the women's national team to Mexico. (New York Times)
"Do we need to turn the program upside down because we lost one game in two years? I don't think so. But we need to understand the world is investing more resources and continues to get better."
-- U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati. (New York Times)
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Clint Dempsey scored in the second half to give Fulham a 1-1 tie at home against Birmingham -- the Cottagers' fifth game ... Read the whole story
[U.S. UNDER-20 MEN] Alex Zahavi, who previously represented Portugal and is now based in Israel, scored the lone goal of the USA in its ... Read the whole story
[COLLEGE] Boston College joined Stanford, Notre Dame and Ohio State in the Women's College Cup with a 1-0 overtime win thanks to Hannah Cerrone's ... Read the whole story