Soccer America Daily
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
  • LA Galaxy II's Junior Gonzalez to fill in as head coach at U.S. U-17 camp

    Gonzalez will coach a team of 2002s, comprised of U-17 players who weren't part of the U-17 World Cup roster. Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying: Frank Lampard

    "I don't think I have been in a game like it. The two own goals were the story of the first half. I said at halftime it will be 3-3 or 4-4, we were so in the game."

    -- Chelsea manager Frank Lampard after the Blues came back from 3-1 down at the half and then 4-1 to tie Ajax, 4-4, in a UEFA Champions League match that featured two own goals for Ajax (the second on a ball off the post and then goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga's face) in the first half and two red cards to Ajax in the second half, issued to Daley Blind and Joel Veltman a minute apart for their second yellow cards. (Independent)

  • Watch: A goalkeeper own goal off the face

    The controversy and craziness in Chelsea's 4-4 tie with Ajax included this odd own goal by Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga. Read the whole story

  • Soccer America Men's College Top 25

    Washington is again No. 1 in the Top 25 rankings ahead of Stanford and Virginia. Read the whole story

  • Soccer America Women's College Top 25

    Stanford remained No. 1 in the Top 25 rankings. Virginia, North Carolina, BYU and South Carolina again follow. Read the whole story

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

    1. Five players were claimed off the NWSL Re-Entry Wire, including three taken by Utah. The Royals selected Kyra Carusa, Cali Farquharson and Arielle Ship. The Washington Spirit picked Kaycie Tillman, and the Orlando Pride selected Australian international Chloe Logarzo. Fourteen other players cleared the Re-Entry Wire.

    2. The San Jose Earthquakes signed 16-year-old center back Casey Walls to a Homegrown contract, the sixth player they have signed to a Homegrown deal since December 2016. He joined the Quakes academy in 2017 and played up with the U-19s in 2019. Walls has played with the U.S. under-16 national team.

    3. Oakland County FC will become the newest member of USL League Two, moving from the UPSL for the 2020 season. It started out in 2014 as Oakland United FC in the Great Lakes Premier League. It is the second Michigan club to move to USL League Two after AFC Ann Arbor. Asheville City SC also moved to USL League Two from the NPSL.