MLS shattered its average attendance record, climbing 12.7 percent to 21,574 fans a game in 2015. It marked the first time the MLS surpassed … Read the whole story
"A lot of players seem to be a lot more upbeat than myself, so maybe I need my teammates' help and guidance."
-- Los Angeles midfielder Steven Gerrard after the Galaxy blew its chance for a playoff bye with a 2-1 loss to Sporting Kansas City in which he squandered a couple of scoring chances and now faces the Sounders in Seattle. (MLSSoccer.com)
Though it fell short in the Supporters' Shield race because of goal difference, FC Dallas bounced back from a 1-0 deficit to beat San … Read the whole story
"We are trying, maybe, to make a separate sector [for black fans] in order to avoid racism."
-- Volodimir Spilchenko, the director of the Dynamo Kiev's Olimpiyskiy Stadium, considers segregation after attacks on four black fans during the team’s Champions League game against Chelsea. His suggestion spurred social media responses such as "Jim Crowyenko" and "Perhaps UEFA could avoid racism by separating Kiev from European football." (Washington Post)
Earnie Stewart, who played in three World Cups for the USA and has been Dutch Eredivisie club AZ Alkmaar's Director of Soccer Affairs since … Read the whole story
There was not much separating the New York Red Bulls and FC Dallas, winners of MLS's Eastern and Western Conferences, respectively. Read the whole story
Italian Sebastian Giovinco, who claimed the 2015 Audi Golden Boot as the league's top goal scorer, set an MLS record for most goals (22) … Read the whole story
The U.S. U-17 boys national team was long a source of pride for American soccer. From 1985, when FIFA launched the biennial U-17 World … Read the whole story
Didier Drogba scored two back-heel goals within two minutes against Toronto, one of which was nominated for best goal in MLS's final week of … Read the whole story
On Monday, FIFA stopped accepting candidates to replace Sepp Blatter as the scandal-tainted governing body's president. The field stands at eight challengers, although it … Read the whole story
During the brief window for NWSL clubs to conduct trades before they had to set their protected list of players for the 2015 Expansion … 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
With Ottawa, Minnesota United and the New York Cosmos already assured of semifinal berths, the last week of regular season play will determine the … Read the whole story