Soccer America Daily
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
  • USMNT blow: Injured Tyler Adams out of the Gold Cup

    A groin injury diagnosed on Monday will require a minimum of 6-8 week recovery period for the 20-year-old RB Leipzig midfielder. Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying: Jill Ellis

    "If this is 10-nil in a men's World Cup, are we getting the same questions, to be quite honest? I think a World Cup, it is about competing. It is about peaking. It is about priming your players ready for the next game."

    -- U.S. head coach Jill Ellis, after the USA's 13-0 win over Thailand, on concerns about how many goals the USA scored. (FIFA via YouTube)

  • Watch: The USA's baker's dozen against Thailand, in two minutes

    The goal-scorers: Alex Morgan (5), Sam Mewis (2), Rose Lavelle (2), Lindsey Horan, Mal Pugh, Megan Rapinoe and Carli Lloyd. Read the whole story

  • Women's World Cup: Results/TV Schedule

    Wins by Italy and the Netherlands (on a last-minute penalty kick) give Europe seven of the eight berths in the quarterfinals. Read the whole story

  • Evening Edition: What's in the news ...

    1. Four MLS clubs qualified teams in all three age categories for the 2019 Boys Development Academy Playoffs: the Chicago Fire, Montreal Impact, Philadelphia Union and Toronto FC.  FC Dallas and Shattuck-St. Mary's enter as the U-18/19 and U-16/17 No. 1 seeds, respectively. A U-15 boys' playoff will be held for the first time with the qualified teams drawn into two groups of four. The Academy Playoffs and quarterfinal knockout round in the two older age groups will be held June 17-29 at the SoCal Sports Complex in Oceanside, California. The semifinals and final in the older age groups will take place July 8-10 at Orange County Great Park in Irvine, California. The U-15 boys champion will be crowned in Oceanside.

    2. LA Surf Soccer Club has added LA Premier FC to the Los Angeles-based club that was formed in January following the merger of SoCal Academy, San Gabriel Valley Surf and Soltilo FC. The focus will be teams in the Boys and Girls Development Academy, Boys ECNL and Girls Development Player League. Surf Soccer started in San Diego but has recently expanded into other parts of California, including Orange County, San Jose and Walnut Creek.

    3. The Philadelphia Union's Warren Creavalle, who was slated to represent Guyana, the USA's opening opponent, at the Gold Cup, will miss the tournament after breaking a foot in training with the Golden Jaguars. The American-born midfielder has played six games for the Eastern Conference-leading Union in 2019.