The USA enters World Cup 2018 qualifying in crisis following three straight defeats and a poor run of form dating back to the Gold ... Read the whole story
"A lot of the players coming through the system lack personality and character on the field. When I call MLS games and just watch these games, I feel like I'm watching a bunch of clones. I feel like the players 21 and under are all the same."
-- Former MLS star and current ESPN television analyst Taylor Twellman on the new generation of American players. (ESPNFC.com)
Jerome Kiesewetter converted a penalty kick to halve a margin established by Brazil scoring late in the first half and early in the second, ... Read the whole story
"It's not like back home in England where there are 20 teams in a 50-mile radius. In Texas, it's nearly three times the size of the whole of the UK. ... There's no buses, you've got to fly everywhere because of the size of the country and we're changing time zones all the time, we change altitude. I've got to say the first season has been so much of a learning curve but within that we've done very well at different things."
-- Owen Coyle, British coach of the Houston Dynamo, which missed the MLS playoffs during his first year at the helm. (SkySports)
FC Basel, down 3-2 in the waning minutes against Grasshoppers Club Zurich, could have had an equalizer chance when the referee awarded Basel a ... Read the whole story
Belgian international Laurent Ciman, 30, started 27 league games for Montreal, scoring two goals and registering two assists, and played every minute of its ... Read the whole story
American fans concerned about their team and its rivalry with Mexico have another reason to worry: Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez, who bounced in and out ... Read the whole story
Real Salt Lake's Sebastian Saucedo, who in September played for the U.S. U-20 national team, has joined Mexico's U-20s for a Mexico City training ... Read the whole story
In recent years, new science has provided clearer information on the dangers of concussions and studies have revealed their frequency in youth soccer. It ... Read the whole story
Marc Dos Santos, who guided second-year club Ottawa Fury FC to the fall season title and the NASL final (vs. the Cosmos on Sunday), ... Read the whole story