U.S. Soccer made it official on Friday, citing "the combined logistical and financial challenges still in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic." Read the whole story
In their first game in their new 3-5-2 formation, Seattle hammered Minnesota United, 4-0, with four second-half goals. Read the whole story
Inter Miami went into 2021 with four DPs: Blaise Matuidi, Gonzalo Higuain, Rodolfo Pizarro and Matias Pellegrini. Read the whole story
Pot 1: Japan, *USA, Netherlands
Pot 2: *Sweden, Great Britain, *Brazil
Pot 3: *Canada, *Australia, *China
Pot 4: *New Zealand, Chile, Zambia
Pot 1: *Japan, *Brazil, *Argentina, *South Korea
Pot 2: *Mexico, *Germany, *Honduras, Spain
Pot 3: Egypt, New Zealand, Ivory Coast, *South Africa
Pot 4: Australia, Saudi Arabia, France, Romania
*2016 Olympic participants.
Note: Draw will be held on Wednesday at 4 a.m. ET and streamed on FIFA YouTube channel.
The league-leading Dogues' problems at home continued on Friday when they were held to a 1-1 tie by Montpellier. Read the whole story
"Growing up in The Town, we always could count on the pro teams in this area but with most of those ones that I grew up with gone, I knew the minute I heard about the opportunity to join Oakland
Roots, it wasn't just something I wanted to do, it was something I had to do."
-- Former NFL star Marshawn Lynch on joining the ownership group of the USL Championship''s Oakland Roots in his hometown. The NFL Raiders have moved to Las Vegas and NBA Warriors moved to San Francisco, leaving the baseball Athletics as the only other pro team in Oakland.
Here are all the rosters at the start of the 2021 season and offseason player movement. Read the whole story
Friday, April 16
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A brutish tackle from behind by Coleraine's Josh Carson ended up with the ball soaring over his own goalkeeper from long range. Read the whole story
1. Tokyo Olympics chief commits to Games as infections surge; fresh calls to postpone or cancel By Rocky Swift (Reuters)
2. Canadian MLS teams facing another tough stretch away from home in 2021: 'We don't want to go back into a hotel' By Sam Stejskal (The Athletic)
3. Quick reversal of fortune puts Pitt soccer on the cusp of the NCAA Tournament By Jerry DiPaola (Trib Live)