The LA Galaxy became the first team to score 1,000 goals in MLS history, and the way it has been scoring recently it will … Read the whole story
"You think I'm a loser. I know that's what you think I am. So, this is for you guys."
-- Toronto FC star Sebastian Giovinco, who says the "L" a smiling cartoon blob flashes over its forehead in a tattoo just inside his right elbow is for "loser," a jab at the Italian media that termed him a loser for leaving Juventus for MLS. (Globe & Mail)
The LA Galaxy moved into the lead in the MLS Supporters' Shield race with a 5-1 demolition of New York City FC. Vancouver stayed … Read the whole story
"But for the U.S., football -- soccer -- does not have the same weight as baseball, basketball and American football. There it's just an ethnic sport for girls in school."
-- Swiss lawyer Francois Carrard, the former International Olympic Committee's director general who was recently named the head of the 15-person FIFA reform committee, dismissing soccer in the United States. He also said outgoing FIFA president Sepp Blatter was being unfairly treated. (Le Matin via Vice Sports)
Celtic pulled of a swift counterattack against but Dundee United's Mark Durnan finished the play. The own goal broke a 1-1 tie and Celtic … Read the whole story
"During the meeting, FIFA reaffirmed its commitment to transparency, reform, and collaboration with its valued partners. No further comment will be made on the internal discussions between the parties."
-- A statement from transparency-committed FIFA after last week's meeting with commercial partners. (Guardian)
The Tampa Bay Rowdies stunned the soccer community on Friday when they announced Rowdies president and general manager Farrukh Quraishi and head coach Thomas … Read the whole story
Colorado native Chris Martinez, who starred for the A-League's Colorado Foxes and MLS's Colorado Rapids, now serves a Real Colorado director and was named … Read the whole story
U.S. college graduates have run for FIFA president before -- Sports Illustrated's Grant Wahl, who was not nominated in 2011, and Jordan's Prince Ali, … Read the whole story
On Tuesday Serie A resumes with the Derby della Lanterna between city rivals Genoa and Sampdoria, and Stoke City plays Liverpool in the first … Read the whole story
Only four of the 12 Americans who played in the Gold Cup and are playing for foreign teams started over the weekend. They included … Read the whole story
Scottish international Kim Little scored a hat trick -- the third goal followed a run during which she beat five defenders -- as Seattle … Read the whole story