By beating Bolivia, 4-0, in Kansas City on Saturday, the USA enters the Copa America Centenario on a four-game win streak. The competition hasn't ... Read the whole story
"Organized crime usually respects sports figures and singing stars and leaves them alone. Here in Mexico, you almost never see a player with bodyguards."
-- Sports marketing expert Hector Lopez Zatarain on the abduction of Alan Pulido after leaving a party late on Saturday night in his hometown of Ciudad Victoria, beset by problems with drug gang violence and kidnappings and extortion. Pulled was freed on Sunday night. (Guardian)
If Los Angeles Galaxy goalkeeper Brian Rowe hadn't lifted his hands to stop Didier Drogba's 30-yard free kick in stoppage time, the ball would ... Read the whole story
"He has brought happiness, hope, humility and hard work."
-- Sergio Ramos on Frenchman Zinedine Zidane, hired in the middle of the 2015-16 season, brought to Real Madrid, UEFA Champions League winner for a record 11th time. (Marca)
A feeble display by Bolivia confirmed its placing among the Conmebol doormats, yet several Americans strengthened their cases for Copa Centenario minutes by rolling ... Read the whole story
In its third international tournament of the year, the U.S. U-17 boys national team finished runner-up at the AIFF Youth Cup in India, which ... Read the whole story
The Mexico-Paraguay friendly at Atlanta's Georgia Dome drew 63,049 fans, the largest soccer crowd on Memorial Day weekend. The top 10 U.S. crowds included ... Read the whole story
Both former head coaches of the Houston Dynamo are natives of Scotland, and were born in July about a year apart. But little else ... Read the whole story
At Memorial Day, more than one-third into the 2016 MLS regular season, the Colorado Rapids and Philadelphia Union lead their respective conferences. Who had ... Read the whole story
If your children play soccer in the USA, they may be playing under the umbrella of AYSO, U.S. Youth Soccer, U.S. Club Soccer, SAY ... Read the whole story
Weekend MLS action featured a pair of hat tricks by Bradley Wright-Phillips (in a league record 27 minutes in a 3-0 win for the ... Read the whole story
Omar Gonzalez became the ninth American to win the Mexican league title when Pachuca tied Monterrey, 1-1, in the second leg of the Torneo ... Read the whole story