The big stories after Thursday's USA roster announcement for the opening of World Cup qualifying included its three teenage players. Read the whole story
Nov. 5. Earliest date membership list is made available to candidates.
Jan. 4. Deadline for candidates to submit 3 declarations of support.
*Feb. 3. Background check needs to completed.
March 5. Election is held at National Council Meeting in Atlanta.
*Or no later than 30 days from receiving authorization form.
The youngest player to play 50 Bundesliga games, Giovanni Reyna celebrated with a goal for Borussia Dortmund. Read the whole story
1. Haji Wright scored a hat trick for Antalyaspor in its 3-2 win over Rizespor in the Turkish Super Lig. On loan from Danish club
SønderjyskE, Wright won the game with his second penalty kick in the 10th minute of stoppage time. (Highlights)
2. Gianluca Busio started in his Serie A debut for Venezia, which fell at Udinese, 3-0. The reviews in the Italian press were generally positive, noting he had a difficult task as the holding midfielder, though his error led the second Udinese goal.
3. Unsettled Weston McKennie is likely to remain at Juventus for a second season. New head coach Massimiliano Allegri conceded as much on Friday, though he admitted Juve is "in very good shape" in attacking midfield, where McKennie plays.
The 'Caps have an eight-game winning streak in MLS but they fell to Pacific FC, 4-3, in the Canadian Championship. Read the whole story
Friday, August 27
CF Montreal 3 Toronto FC 1. (Goals: Piette 23, Torres 68, Quioto 75; Achara 58. Att.: n/a.)
Orlando City 0 Inter Miami 0. (Att.: 17,817.)
Columbus 3 FC Cincinnati 2. (Goals: Zelarayan 45, Berry 81, 83; Matarrita 45+3, Atanga 74. Att.: 19,949.)
RSL is in position to make the playoffs, but The Athletic reported Juarez will become e Seattle Sounders assistant. Read the whole story
507,000. Average audience on ABC (5 games) in 2021.
318,000. Average audience on ABC (3 games) in 2020.
384,000. Average audience on ABC and ESPN networks in 2021.
257,000. Average audience on ABC and ESPN networks in 2020.
277,000. Average audience on ABC and ESPN networks in 2019.
*358,000. Average audience on ABC, ESPN and ESPN2 in 2021.
*Most-watched season since 2000.
The self-described "rallying cry" video manages to make soccer look like an angry undertaking for upset guys. Read the whole story
1. Ronaldo returns to Manchester United: how the deal was done By Ed Aarons and Fabrizio Romano (Guardian)
2. Venezia aims for 'salvation' with help from North American support after improbable return to Serie A By Sam Stejskal (The Athletic)
3. Braian Galvan has arrived in Colorado By Soccer Rabbi (Holding the High Line)