The new competition is a compromise U.S. Soccer will be happy with. Read the whole story
September 2020: canceled
October 2020: WC 2022 qualifying (first preliminary round, 2 games)
November 2020: WC 2022 qualifying (first preliminary round, 2 games)
March 2021: WC 2022 qualifying (final preliminary round, 2 games), 2020 Nations Cup finals
June 2021 (expanded): WC 2022 qualifying (final round, 4 games)
July 2021: Gold Cup preliminary round
July 10-Aug. 1 2021: Gold Cup finals
September 2021: WC 2022 qualifying (final round, 2 games)
October 2021: WC 2022 qualifying (final round, 2 games)
November 2021: WC 2022 qualifying (final round, 2 games)
January 2022 (new): WC 2022 qualifying (final round, 2 games)
March 2022: WC 2022 qualifying (final round, 2 games)
June 2022 (expanded): Intercontinental playoffs (2 games), 2023 Nations Cup qualifying
LAFC won, 4-1, a rematch of the 2019 Western Conference final and now has scored 15 goals in four games. Read the whole story
July 27 in Kissimmee, Florida
San Jose 5 Real Salt Lake 2. Goals: Espinoza (Vako, Eriksson) 21, Eriksson pen. 49, Vako (Rios) 61, Wondolowski 87, Eriksson pen. 90+6; Martinez (Baird) 22, Kreilach (Silva) 75.
San Jose -- Vega; Thompson (Salinas 81), Alanis, Kashia, Lima; Yueill, Judson (Jungwirth 90+2), Espinoza (Fierro 70), Eriksson, Vako (Cowell 81); Rios (Wondolowski 81).
Real Salt Lake -- MacMath; Herrera, Glad, Silva, Toia (Jones 46); Everton Luiz (Beckerman 68), Ruiz; Rusnak, Kreilach, Baird (Meram 68); Martinez.
Red cards: Real Salt Lake -- Silva 85, Beckerman 90+7.
July 27 in Kissimmee, Florida
LAFC 4 Seattle 1. Goals: Rossi pen. 14, Blessing (Wright-Phillips, Rodriguez) 39, Rossi 82, Rodriguez 89; Bruin (Jones) 82.
LAFC -- Vermeer; Blackmon, Jakovic, Palacios (Harvey 85), Segura; Atuesta, Blessing, Kaye (Musovski 81); Wright-Phillips (El Munir 46; Ginella 81), Rodriguez, Rossi (Cifuentes 90).
Seattle -- Frei; Leerdam (Bruin 72), Nouhou (Jones 72), O'Neill (Atencio 89), Arreaga; C.Roldan, Svensson, Bwana (Hopeau 56); Morris (Dobbelaere 88), Lodeiro, Ruidiaz.
The Houston Dynamo signed U.S. U-20 defender/midfielder Ian Hoffmann from German club Karlsruhe. Read the whole story
America East (8 men's soccer teams, 9 women's soccer teams)
Atlantic 10 (13 men's soccer teams, 14 women's soccer teams)
Ivy League (8 men's soccer teams, 8 women's soccer teams)
MAAC (11 men's soccer teams, 11 women's soccer teams)
Patriot League (8 men's soccer teams, 8 women's soccer team)
SWAC (10 women's soccer teams)
Note: Hampton (Big South) postponed fall sports.
Six conferences announced plans on Monday to postpone fall sports. A seventh will confirm on Tuesday it's moving most fall sports to the spring. Read the whole story
England (Championship) Tim Ream, Fulham, 90 minutes (2-0 at Cardiff City)
Italy (Serie B) Andrija Novakovich, Frosinone, 84 minutes (0-1 vs. Crotone)
Sweden (Allsvenskan) Mix Diskerud, Helsingborg 90 minutes (0-2 vs. Ostersunds)
-- Aron Johannsson, Hammarby, sub-45 minutes (3-0 vs. Orebro)
Long-range strikes by Tyler Pasher and Mads Jorgensen and a volley from Omar Sowe stand out among USL Championship Goal of the Week candidates. Read the whole story
Hurst should get USL League One Goal of the Week. Also in the running: Emiliano Terzaghi, Marco Micaletto and Ricky Lopez-Espin. Read the whole story
1. Every sport has a coronavirus plan. MLB's lasted four days. By Thomas Boswell (Washington Post)
2. Coronavirus and high school sports: A daughter's loss, a parent's pain By Darren Sabedra (San Jose Mercury News)
3. Spanish soccer still in turmoil over suspended 2nd-tier game By Tales Azzoni (AP)