Supporters of MLS expansion bids cheered the defeat of the St. Louis soccer stadium proposition that all but killed the chances of the favorite … Read the whole story
"A significant share price drop could have been expected if a player had been seriously injured or even killed as a result of the attack."
-- German attorney general's office after a 28-year-old German-Russian citizen was arrested Friday on suspicion of conducting the bombing of the Borussia Dortmund team bus on April 11 in an attack allegedly motivated by financial greed -- he could have made a substantial profit on a large number of so-called put options he purchased for shares of Borussia Dortmund -- and not related to Islamic terrorism. They allege the suspect made the stock transaction while staying at the same L'Arrivee Hotel & Spa where the Dortmund players spent the day. (Time)
The Late Late Show with James Corden spoofs overzealous soccer parents in a skit that pits Corden against actor comedian Kevin James in a … Read the whole story
"My kids [ages 13 and almost 4] don’t talk about playing tee ball or volleyball. It's soccer for them."
-- Jeff Smith, FC Cincinnati's vice president of sales and ticketing, after the USL club outdrew the Reds, Cincinnati's MLB team, 15,227 to 15,083, in great weather on Wednesday night. (Cincinnati Enquirer)
What will German club Hamburg do with Bobby Wood? After one season in the Bundesliga, the 24-year-old American has generated plenty of interest. The … Read the whole story
Goalkeepers, we are told, need protection. No doubt we all agree. Up to a point. Read the whole story
Toronto FC tries to cool off the Fire and recent signing Bastian Schweinsteiger. Sporting Kansas City rides its unblemished record up against that of … Read the whole story
We've been watching a superstar grow up before our eyes the last couple of months as 18-year-old Kylian Mbappe has led Monaco to the … Read the whole story
A high ankle sprain has sidelined New York City FC defender Ronald Matarrita for at least a month. Matarrita was carted off the field … Read the whole story
A 36-player U.S. U-15 girls national team squad convenes for a April 22-29 training camp in College Station, Texas, under U.S. Soccer Development Coach … Read the whole story