A sharp and spirited display outclassed China, 1-0, in the Women's World Cup quarterfinals and set up an epic showdown against Germany. Personnel changes … Read the whole story
"At some point, they have to stop taking us for idiots."
-- French midfielder Camille Abily, on FIFA's decision to predetermine the placement of the six seeded teams at the Women's World Cup, setting up a France-Germany matchup, between arguably the two best teams, in the quarterfinals. (L'Equipe in French)
A headed goal by Carli Lloyd was all the USA needed to defeat a timid China, 1-0, to continue its streak of advancing to … Read the whole story
"We sang a few songs; we were happy to have made it one match further. We didn't go overboard. We weren't dancing on the chairs or tables. But, yes, we were happy."
-- German keeper Nadine Angerer after her team won its quarterfinal match over France in a shootout to advance to the semifinals of the Women's World Cup against the USA. (AP)
Friday's USA-China quarterfinal match at the Women's World Cup drew 5.7 million viewers on Fox, a new soccer record for the network, breaking the … Read the whole story
"I spoke with Christine and she said, 'I'm sorry.' Christine Sinclair can't say sorry. She was just the legend she is. She was outstanding."
-- Canada coach John Herdman on Sinclair, whose goal was not enough to overcome an early 2-0 deficit as the hosts exited the Women's World Cup with a 2-1 loss to England. (Toronto Sun)
New York City FC did not give a good impression for Frank Lampard and Andrea Pirlo, both in the crowd of 48,047 at Yankee … Read the whole story
It's 99 degrees Fahrenheit and not a cloud in the sky at one of these wonderful American soccer complexes -- with eight fields hosting … Read the whole story
The Germany-France quarterfinal lived up to its billing as the match of the tournament. In a game played at an exceptionally high level, German … Read the whole story
The U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) is once again being put under the microscope following the actions of one of its stars. Just as the … Read the whole story
England broke Canadian hearts when the Lionesses prevailed, 2-1, before a record Canadian soccer crowd of 54,027 at Vancouver's B.C. Place. The win sends … Read the whole story
On Wednesday the USA women take on Costa Rica and the UEFA Champions League playoff round continues Read the whole story
Defending champion Japan made it five wins in five games at the Women's World Cup with a 1-0 win over Australia in a rematch … Read the whole story
It was Matthias Vilhjalmsson's sixth goal in 12 appearances for Norwegian Tippeligaen team IK Start -- and no doubt his best one. In the … Read the whole story
The semifinals at the 2015 Copa America are set: host Chile vs. Peru and Argentina vs. Paraguay. The latter two completed the final four … Read the whole story
The Rochester Rhinos defeated the Pittsburgh Riverhounds, 1-0, as the USL's top defense shut down the league's top offense. In his first game back … Read the whole story