The MLS youth league that arose in the wake of the U.S. Soccer DA's demise has added 19 clubs. Read the whole story
Gaddis is the Union's longest-serving player, and his experience at right back has been critical in its run to the semifinals. Read the whole story
"I feel like I worked really hard in helping design this and making it as real as possible. I tried to make it exactly as I would be on the soccer field, and I feel like they completely nailed
-- Alex Morgan on having a Barbie doll -- decked out in a soccer uniform with her name on the back -- made in her likeness as part of Barbie's Role Model Series highlighting empowering women. (People)
Fulham, with American Tim Ream, clinched EPL promotion with a 2-1 win over Brentford thanks to goals by Joe Bryan. Read the whole story
The Bundesliga, the first major European league to resume play in May, hopes to welcome back fans when the 2020-21 season kicks off. Read the whole story
Scotland. Aug. 1.
Belgium. Aug. 8.
France. Aug. 22.
Turkey. Sept. 11.
England. Sept. 12.
Netherlands. Sept. 12
Spain. Sept. 12.
Germany. Sept. 18.
Italy. Sept. 19.
Portugal. Sept. 20.
Note: FIFA window is Aug. 31-Sept. 8 during which European teams expect to play.
Minnesota will keep soccer and three other sports as fall high school sports but move football and girls volleyball to the spring. Read the whole story
1. MLS close to finalizing plans to resume season in home markets By Steven Goff (Washington Post)
2. FC Cincinnati stadium construction resumes after training to address racist incidents By Jeffrey Carlisle (ESPN)
3. It's time for college sports to tell athletes take it or leave it By Mark Zeigler (San Diego Union Tribune)