Soccer America Daily
Thursday, May 24, 2018
  • Cincinnati 'special event' signals confirmation of MLS team is imminent

    The announcement Cincinnati fans have been waiting for since December appears to be at hand. Read the whole story

  • Top 10: 2018 Average attendance (USA and Canada)

    ATT. RANK TEAM (LEAGUE)
    48,867 1. Atlanta United (MLS)
    39,633 2. Seattle Sounders (MLS)
    26,633 3. Toronto FC (MLS)
    26,185 4. LA Galaxy (MLS)
    24,025 5. Orlando City (MLS)
    23,897 6. FC Cincinnati (USL)
    22,000 7. LAFC (MLS)
    21,403 8. NYCFC (MLS)
    21,255 9. Vancouver Whitecaps (MLS)
    21,144 10. Portland Timbers (MLS)

  • Watch (TBT): Jaime Moreno's golazo for Bolivia vs. USA

    Ahead of Monday's USA-Bolivia friendly, we revisit the 1996 encounter when Jaime Moreno outraced Jeff Agoos and nutmegged goalkeeper Brad Friedel. Read the whole story

  • Open Cup: Three MLS teams open against amateur teams

    The fourth-round schedule also includes four MLS matchups, highlighted by the Red Bulls-NYCFC derby. Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying: Ali Krieger

    "I guess I need to buy more beer for everyone, no?”

    -- Orlando star Ali Krieger, who purchased beers for the first 150 fans who bought a ticket through the Pride’s Twitter page for Wednesday's Pride-North Carolina Courage NWSL match, joking after the game won by the Courage, 4-3, drew just 3,104 fans. The attendance for the match was an all-time low for the Pride despite it being a matchup of the league's two hottest teams. (orlandocitysc.com)

  • Datebook: USA and Mexico will renew series in Nashville

    The Sept. 11 friendly will be part of a fall campaign that should also include matches against Brazil, England and Italy. Read the whole story

  • By the Numbers: European women's champion Lyon

    192-7 Lyon's goal difference in all competitions in 2017-18.
    56-0 Its goal difference in five French Cup games entering next week's final vs. PSG.
    33-0-2 Its won-lost-tied record in all competitions this season with two games to play.
    22 Titles won by retiring Camille Abily in nine seasons with Lyon.
    5 Record UEFA Women's Champions League titles, all in last 8 seasons.
    3 Assists by overtime sub Shanice van de Sanden in Thursday's WCL final.
    0 Minutes played by American Morgan Brian in seven WCL games.
    Note: Lyon beat Wolfsburg, 4-1, in Thursday's Women's Champions League final in Kiev.