The reigning NASL champion New York Cosmos, former Open Cup champion Richmond Kickers, Indy Eleven and Pittsburgh Riverhounds all lost to amateur teams -- ... Read the whole story
"We show up, some guys show up five minutes before the game starts on Sunday and we won't see them until five minutes before the game starts next Sunday."
-- EJ McCormick, an event planner and captain of the Tartan Devils Oak Avalon, the Pittsburgh amateur team that reached the second round of the U.S. Open Cup. The powerhouse of the four-month Greater Pittsburgh Soccer League lost to the USL's Louisville City, 9-0, on Wednesday. (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)
USL and NASL teams won 20 of 24 games against amateur opposition in their first games in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. The ... Read the whole story
"I'm saving up for a car. [No one has recognized me yet] on the TTC [Toronto Transit Commission], but when I go to the games [on] the GO train, a couple people have noticed me."
-- Toronto FC's first-year sensation Raheem Edwards, who takes public transportation (train, then bus) to the club's KIA Training Ground each day. (MLSSoccer.com)
Bayern Munich trailed RB Leipzig 4-3 in the 90th minute. Then David Alaba scored on a free kick and 33-year-old Arjen Robben, in the ... Read the whole story
His scoreless streak now at 721 minutes, U.S. striker Bobby Wood continues to have the support of his Hamburg SV coach Markus Gisdol as ... Read the whole story
The question surrounding Sporting Kansas City has been, can anyone besides Dom Dwyer score goals? With Dwyer suspended on Saturday, 20-year-old Latif Blessing bagged ... Read the whole story
Schalke 04, with its trio of U.S. teens Haji Wright, Nick Taitague and Weston McKennie, looked well poised to reach the U-19 Bundesliga final ... Read the whole story
Nemanja Nikolic scored two more goals to give him a league-high 10 goals in 11 games and lead the Chicago Fire to a 3-0 ... Read the whole story
Residents of Miami's Overtown neighborhood got the latest pitch from Miami Beckham United for a soccer stadium. Tim Leiweke was among the presenters at ... Read the whole story
FS Investors has a plan for the Soccer City development of San Diego's Mission Valley that includes the construction of a 30,000-seat stadium. But ... Read the whole story