Soccer America Daily
Friday, November 8, 2019
  • Jozy Watch: The MLS Cup 'miracle' becomes a 'small miracle'

    When Toronto FC landed in Seattle on Thursday afternoon, much of the spotlight was on Jozy Altidore and his status for MLS Cup. Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying: Marc Dos Santos

    "Players at the top level, they have three weeks, one month maximum, on break. I'm telling you, three months and a half of a break in a soccer season is Mickey Mouse. It's amateur. It doesn't happen in the world."

    -- Vancouver Whitecaps head coach Marc Dos Santos on the MLS offseason that was extended this season when the regular season ended the weekend before the October FIFA window. The 'Caps, who didn't make the playoffs, have still been training. (The Athletic)

  • MLSPA executive director Bob Foose outlines players' key positions in CBA talks

    Some big-picture concerns players have is for the league to stop pigeon-holing spending and tie player spending to revenue increases. Read the whole story

  • Yanks Abroad: UEFA Youth League

    Tuesday, November 5
    Taylor Booth, Bayern Munich, 45 minutes (6-0 vs. Olympiakos)
    Konrad de la Fuente, Barcelona, 90 minutes, 1 goal (2-3 vs. Slavia Prague)
    Josh Pynadath, Ajax, 68 minutes (0-1 at Chelsea)
    Wednesday, November 6
    Johan Gomez, Porto, sub-19 minutes (2-2 vs. Domzale)

  • USA-Sweden: Women's Friendly Player Ratings

    The Vlatko Andonovski era got off to a rip-roaring start. In the new coach's debut against Sweden, the Americans stormed out of the gate. Read the whole story

  • Datebook: Concacaf Olympic Women's Qualifying Tournament

    Group A (Houston, Texas)
    Jan. 28. Costa Rica vs. Panama, USA vs. Haiti.
    Jan. 31. Haiti vs. Costa Rica, USA vs. Panama.
    Feb. 3. Panama vs. Haiti, USA vs. Costa Rica.
    Group B (Edinburg, Texas)
    Jan. 29. Mexico vs. Jamaica, Canada vs. St. Kitts & Nevis.
    Feb. 1. St. Kitts & Nevis vs. Mexico, Jamaica vs. Canada.
    Feb. 4. Jamaica vs. St. Kitts & Nevis, Canada vs. Mexico.
    Note: Semifinals (Feb. 7) and final (Feb. 9) will be played in Carson, Calif.

  • Watch: The first three U.S. goals of the Vlatko Andonovski era

    Carli Lloyd's two goals sandwiched Christen Press' strike in the USA's 3-2 friendly win over Sweden under new coach Vlatko Andonovski. Read the whole story

  • Results: Under-17 Men's World Cup (Round of 16)

    Thursday, November 7
    Italy 1 Ecuador 0. (Oristanio 76. Att.: 2,014.)
    Paraguay 3 Argentina 2. (Own goal 58, Torres 73, D.Duarte 86; Zeballos 27, Godoy 42. Att.: 3,957.)

  • Women's College: Conference tournament updates

    Eight finals were set on Thursday, including the SEC championship game, where top-seed Arkansas is seeking its first title. Read the whole story

  • Awards: NPSL Members Cup XI

    Goalkeeper Nate Steinwascher, Detroit City FC
    Defenders Emmanuelle Sembroni, New York Cosmos B
    -- Paris Martins, Michigan Stars
    -- Steve Carroll, Detroit City FC
    Midfielders Alun Webb, Chattanooga FC
    -- Anthony Colaizzi, Milwaukee Torrent
    -- Darwin Espinal, New York Cosmos B
    -- Osvaldo Velazquez Vazquez, Napa Valley 1839
    Forwards Aly Hassan, New York Cosmos B
    -- Joao Costa, Chattanooga FC
    -- Yazeed Matthews (Golden Ball), Detroit City FC
    Coach: Trevor James, Detroit City FC

  • Klaas de Boer on scouting for U.S. Soccer: The Development Academy operates in a bubble

    Since immigrating to the USA from the Netherlands in 1956 at age 14 with his family, Klaas de Boer has been involved with nearly ... Read the whole story