Qatar, the second upcoming World Cup host to enter the Gold Cup as a guest, has impressed en route to the semifinals. Read the whole story
Vlatko Andonovski believes his defense can shut down the Netherlands (21 goals in three matches) when they meet in the Olympic quarterfinals. Read the whole story
"We do see opportunities against America, because in the group stage it turned out that they are vulnerable. Now is the time, now it has to happen."
-- Netherlands head coach Sarina Wiegman, who played at North Carolina with Mia Hamm and Kristine Lilly, on Friday's showdown with the USA in the Olympic women's soccer quarterfinals in Yokohama. (Goal.com)"
Soccer America's Player of the 1980s started for Honduras at the 1982 World Cup in Spain. Read the whole story
Wednesday, July 28
LAFC 2 Minnesota United 2, (Goals: Vela 40, Blackmon 77; Reynoso 49, Dotson 90+5. Att.: 22,003.)
The semifinal pairings are set: Mexico vs. Brazil in Kashima and Japan vs. Spain in Saitama. Read the whole story
Saturday, July 31
1. Spain vs. Ivory Coast, 4 am. Spain is last hope for first European gold since 1992.
2. Japan vs. New Zealand 5 am. Only 3-0-0 team hosts quarterfinal debutant.
3. Brazil vs. Egypt 6 am. Richarlison leads defending gold medalists with 5 goals.
4. South Korea vs. Mexico 7 am. South Koreans have scored tournament-high 10 goals.
Note: All kickoff times are ET.
The winger was the player of the match with the opening goal for Marseille in the 2-1 preseason win over St. Etienne. Read the whole story
UEFA Champions League (Second Qualifying Round, Second Leg)
Mix Diskerud, Omonia Nicosia, 87 minutes (0-1 vs. Dinamo Zagreb)
Jordan Siebatcheu, *Young Boys, 57 minutes, 1 goal, 1 assist (3-2 vs. Slovan Bratislava)
Henry Wingo, *Ferencvaros, 90 minutes (3-1 at Zalgiris)
DeAndre Yedlin, Galatasaray, 90 minutes (1-2 vs. PSV)
*Advanced to third qualifying round.
Preseason: Americans in Europe's big 5 leagues
The move comes after last week's sale of the club to a group that includes the Wilf and DeVos families. Read the whole story
1. Cincinnati, TQL Stadium to host US-Mexico 2022 World Cup qualifier By Pat Brennan (Cincinnati Enquirer)
2. Best XI of MLS players who would help the USMNT's 2021 Gold Cup team By Matt Doyle (MLSSoccer.com)
3. Glorious, glorious Zambia By Sophie Lawson (All for XI)