The New York Red Bulls won the MLS Supporters' Shield for the second time in three years with a 2-1 win at Chicago on … Read the whole story
"If we can't win our last two games, we deserve to be put in the play-in game."
-- LA Galaxy coach Bruce Arena after the Galaxy dropped a 2-1 decision at Sporting Kansas City to drop from second place to fifth in the Western Conference. Instead of a midweek bye, the Galaxy has to travel to Seattle and face the Sounders in a knockout game on Wednesday. The Galaxy lost its final home game, 5-2, to Portland a week earlier.
While New York Red Bulls waited to see if they could hold serve to win the 2015 MLS Supporters' Shield, the major questions in … Read the whole story
"It's an ego shot. It's a punch in the face. But we seem to respond over the last two years when we have moments like this."
-- D.C. United coach Ben Olsen after United fell, 5-0, in their MLS regular-season finale, matching the worst defeat in the club's 20-year history, against Crew SC, which was missing its two best attackers. (Washington Post)
Decision Day would determine if Sporting Kansas City, which for a time led the league in standings points-per-game, would fall out of the playoff … Read the whole story
''There was definitely a slush fund in the German World Cup bid. And it is clear as well that the present DFB president did not learn about it a couple of weeks ago, as he claims, but has known
about it at least since 2005. The way I see it, Niersbach is lying.''
-- Former German soccer federation president Theo Zwanziger, telling Der Spiegel that his successor, Wolfgang Niersbach, must have known for years about a slush fund used in Germany's successful 2006 World Cup bid. (AP)
When MLS announced in March that it would add a team in Minnesota, the assumption was the team would play in Minneapolis, but it … Read the whole story
Baseball, they say, is a game of inches. While soccer, of course, is a game of feet (there's a pun in that, for those … Read the whole story
One of the week's most impressive goals comes from Switzerland, where Munas Dabbur of Grasshopper Club Zurich tricks his way past four Sion defenders … Read the whole story
In the final match of longtime stars Lori Chalupny and Lauren Holiday, the USA gave them a winning sendoff with a 3-1 win over … Read the whole story
Arguably the best player in the USA's 3-2 overtime loss to Mexico in the Concacaf Cup, where he was starting his first game at … Read the whole story
The USA fell, 4-1, to host Chile in its final group game of the 2015 U-17 World Cup, leaving Coach Richie Williams' team with … Read the whole story
Nigeria won its second-straight and fifth overall U-17 World Cup with a 2-0 win over Mali in the final. Belgium beat Mexico, 3-2, in … Read the whole story