Soccer America Daily
Thursday, September 16, 2021
  • Concacaf Champions League: MLS comes up empty again

    Once again, the CCL champion will be a Mexican team. The Philadelphia Union exited with a second 2-0 loss to Club America. Read the whole story

  • Results: Major League Soccer

    Wednesday, September 15
    D.C. United 3 Chicago 0. (Goals: Kamara pen. 9, pen. 35, 44. Att.: 13,524.)
    Atlanta United 4 FC Cincinnati 0. (Goals: Araujo 5, Martinez 40, 55, Barco 86. Att.: 42,501.)
    Orlando City 2 CF Montreal 4. (Goals: Robin Jansson 40, Ruan 63; Choiniere 18, Quioto 37, Lappalainen 73, Ibrahim 80. Att.: 14,133.)
    Sporting KC 4 Minn. United 0. (Goals: Shelton 14, Salloi 36, Russell pen. 45, Duke 52. Att.: 16,888.)
    Austin FC 1 LAFC 2. (Goals: Fagundez 76; Arango pen. 59, Musovski 81. Att.: 20,738.)
    LA Galaxy 1 Houston 1. (Goals: Hernandez 61; Picault 13. Att.: 15,341.)
    San Jose 3 Real Salt Lake 4. (Goals: Lopez 26, 50, 65; Rubin 45+2, 81, Rusnak 49, Meram 71. Att.: 9,636.)
    Portland 2 Colorado 2. (Goals: Mora 67, Blanco 90+1; Lewis 64, Barrios 87. Att.: 16,808.)

  • Watch: Chofis' hat trick of golazos go for naught for Earthquakes

    Mexican Javier Lopez scored against RSL what might be the most amazing three goals any MLS player has ever scored in one game. Read the whole story

  • Top 5: 2021 MLS scorers

    1. *Ola Kamara (D.C. United), 16 goals (1.04 per 90)
    2. Raul Ruidiaz (Seattle), 14 goals (0.68 per 90)
    3. Daniel Salloi (Sporting KC), 13 goals (0.62 per 90)
    4. Gustavo Bou (New England), 12 goals (0.66 per 90)
    4. Ricardo Pepi (FC Dallas), 12 goals (0.70 per 90)
    *Scored first hat trick for D.C. United with three goals in first half of 3-0 win over Chicago.
    Note: In parentheses are goals scored per 90 minutes.

  • USWNT: Time to move forward

    The USA begins a new cycle when it faces Paraguay Thursday at Cleveland's FirstEnergy Stadium in the first of two international women's friendlies. Read the whole story

  • Alex Morgan: 'We want to see what we can do at the negotiation table'

    The U.S. star wants to see the federation's statements about equal pay "be put into action" in negotiations on new collective bargaining agreements. Read the whole story

  • Yanks Abroad: UEFA Champions League (Matchday 1)

    Wednesday, September 15
    Tyler Adams (5), RB Leipzig, 90 minutes (3-6 vs. Man. City)
    Owen Otasowie, Club Brugge, did not dress (1-1 vs. Paris SG)
    Gio Reyna, Borussia Dortmund, did not dress (2-1 at Besiktas)
    Zack Steffen, Man. City, did not dress (6-3 at RB Leipzig)
    Note: In parentheses are L'Equipe player ratings (scale: 1-10, 1-low; 10=high.)

  • Watch (mini-doc): Americans make waves in Venice

    Venezia FC won Serie A promotion under American owner Duncan Niederauer and has since welcomed Gianluca Busio, Tanner Tessmann and Jack de Vries. Read the whole story

  • Thursday morning: What we're reading (and listening to)

    1. Robert Kraft's plan to bring the 2026 World Cup to Gillette Stadium? Real turf By Frank Dell'Apa (Boston Globe)
    2. Q&A: Alexi Lalas on hearing FIFA's case for a World Cup every two years By Pablo Maurer (The Athletic)
    3. MLS bullish about next TV rights deal as D-Day edges closer By Christopher Harris (World Soccer Talk)

  • Todd Yeagley on college ball amid a changing landscape -- and IU's family tradition

    Once coached by his father in Bloomington, Todd Yeagley now coaches his sons as the Hoosiers eye a College Cup return. Read the whole story