The first coach-education initiatives to come out of the Youth Task Force aim to improve accessibility. Read the whole story
Three No. 3 seeds and two No. 4 seeds also fell in the second round. Read the whole story
Differences with the rest of the world make it almost impossible for the USMNT to be ranked No. 1 in the near future. Read the whole story
"It might sound harsh but it's not harsh if you're not late. My only concern when that came out was it makes me look like I'm trying to be Mr. Tough Guy. I'm not. The players were part of the
process. I'm not here to be a dictator and make things difficult. We spoke with the players and I gave the list to [Chelsea captain] Cesar Azpilicueta when we set out the fines. Maybe the
numbers were chosen by myself to a degree."
-- Chelsea manager Frank Lampard after a list of fines for tardiness and other transgressions was leaked. They go as high as 20,000 pounds ($25,700) for being late to the start of practice. (BBC Sport)
Real Salt Lake signed Italian-American Giuseppe Rossi for the 2020 season. Read the whole story
Pot 1 (Seeds): Mexico, Honduras.
Pot 2 (North America): USA, Canada.
Pot 3 (Central America): Costa Rica, El Salvador.
Pot 4 (Caribbean): Dominican Republic, Haiti
Draw: Jan. 9, 2020. Finals: March 20-April 1, 2020 in Guadalajara, Mexico.
The decision follows a review of the number of teams expected to be eligible for the 2020 tournament. Read the whole story
Belgium-raised Nick Perera's childhood included futsal and beach soccer during vacations in Spain, before winning an NCAA title with UC Santa Barbara. Read the whole story