Nico Romeijn, U.S. Soccer's Chief Sport Development Officer, has confirmed that MLS clubs are considering pulling out of the Development Academy. Read the whole story
No. 1 | Chicago: Tierna Davidson, Stanford
No. 2 | Sky Blue FC: Hailie Mace, UCLA
No. 3 | Washington: Jordan DiBiasi, Stanford
No. 4 | Washington: Sam Staab, Clemson
No. 5 | NC Courage: Leah Pruitt, USC
No. 6 | Sky Blue FC: Julia Ashley, North Carolina
No. 7 | Washington: Tegan McGrady, Stanford
No. 8 | Washington: Dorian Bailey, North Carolina
No. 9 | NC Courage: Hailey Harbison, Pepperdine
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"The LVMPD is taking the same steps in this case as in any other sexual assault to facilitate the collection of DNA evidence."
-- Las Vegas police officer Laura Meltzer on the issuance of a warrant to authorities in Italy requesting a sample of Cristiano Ronaldo's DNA in connection with an investigation into a rape allegation against the Portuguese star. In a statement, Ronaldo's attorney Peter S. Christiansen said what occurred in Las Vegas in 2009 was consensual in nature, so it would not be surprising that DNA would be present nor the request would be made. (CNN)
The emergency crew coming to the aid of a Brazilian U-20 player added to his woes during the Trindade AC-Flamengo game. Read the whole story