• USISL: Standings and Results through June 24
    Select League Eastern Conference No. Atlantic GP W L GF GA P Long Island 11 7 4 26 20 21 Connecticut 12 6 6 22 21 14 Cape Cod 9 4 5 15 17 10 Richmond 9 4 5 11 14 10 Delaware 11 4 7 11 15 10 NY/NJ Stallions 11 2 9 13 34 6 So. Atlantic GP W L GF GA P South Carolina 11 8 3 ...
  • MLS: Statistics through June 24, 1996
    STANDINGS Eastern Conference TEAM W L P GF GA SOW STREAKS Tampa Bay 8 5 24 28 20 0 Lost 2 Washington DC 5 9 13 23 29 1 Lost 2 Columbus 4 9 10 30 32 1 Won 1 New England 5 6 9 16 20 3 Lost 1 MetroStars 5 8 9 11 20 3 Won 1 WESTERN CONFERENCE TEAM W L P GF GA SOW STREAKS ...
  • Olympic men's friendly: USA 1, Mexico U-20s 0
    June 26 in Fenton, Mo. U.S. Olympic team 1, Mexico under-20 national team 0. Goal: Kirovski (pen.) 49. USA -- Keller, McKeon, Pope, Peay, Pollard (Joseph, 46), Reyna, Hejduk, Maisonneuve (Baba, 46), Silvera, Kirovski, Wood (Vargas, 71). Mexico -- Alvarez, Ayala, Marquez, Chacon, Acosta, Carino (Lillingston, 85), Robles, Avilan (Ortiz, 88), Banos, Terres, Torres (Rodriguez, 80). Referee: Rich Grady (USA). Att.: 6,200 (sellout).
  • CISL: Standings & Results through June 23
    Standings Eastern W L GB GF GA Washington 2 0 -- 13 10 Monterrey 2 1 0.5 20 16 Dallas 2 2 1.0 32 28 Detroit 1 2 1.5 19 21 Houston 1 2 1.5 18 17 Indianapolis 0 2 2.0 8 15 Western W L GB GF GA Sacramento 2 0 -- 15 12 Seattle 1 1 1.0 14 10 ...
  • MLS Game Summary: Los Angeles 3 Colorado 1
    June 26 in Pasadena, Calif. Los Angeles 3 Colorado 1. Goals: Hurtado 21, Hurtado (Karapetyan) 31, Hurtado (Cienfuegos) 89; Bartlett (Rodriguez) 4. Los Angeles -- Campos, Calichman, Fraser, Semioli, Salcedo, Vanney, Cienfuegos, Wilson, Hurtado, Karapetyan, Jones. Subs: Motajo for Wilson in 28th minute, Jara for Karapetyan in 74th. Colorado -- Woods, Henderson, Kmosko, Hamlett, Cannon, Trittschuh, Kinnear, Rodriguez, Benedetti, Wegerle, Bartlett. Subs: Sharpe for Rodriguez in 66th, Bates for Sharpe in 87th. Yellow cards: Los Angeles -- Calichman 84; Colorado -- Cannon 19, Hamlett 51, Bates 89. Referee: Arturo Angeles. Att.: 21,290. ...
  • Libertadores Cup Final: Second leg result
    June 26 in Buenos Aires River Plate (Argentina) 2 America Cali (Colombia) 0. Goals: Crespo 6, 59. Att.: 76,000. (River Plate wins 2-1 on aggregate and will face Italy's Juventus in the World Club Championship in Tokyo at the end of the year.)
  • MLS: John Kerr traded to New England
    The Dallas Burn sent forward John Kerr, Jr. to the New England Revolution in exchange for defender Zak Ibsen today (June 26). Kerr, a former U.S. national team striker, had lost his place in the Dallas lineup with the arrival of Mexican star Hugo Sanchez. Ibsen (who has also seen time with the national team) never seemed to figure in New England coach Frank Stapleton's plans. There is no word yet on whether Kerr will be in the lineup for the Revolution when they host Columbus Thursday night.
  • MLS Preview: Midweek games
    Wednesday, June 26 Colorado at Los Angeles Location: Rose Bowl. Kickoff: 10:00 (ET). Television: none. Satellite: none. Previous meeting: none Injuries: Colorado -- D Ian Butterworth (thigh bruise) and G Chris Woods (strained groin) are questionable, F Richard Sharpe (strained knee) is doubtful, D Marcelo Balboa (strained hamstring) is out, D Troy Edwards (strained groin) and F Jean Harbor (broken arm) are on injured reserve; Los Angeles -- M Chris Armas (sprained ankle) and D Curt Onalfo (strained hamstring) are probable, M Arash Noamouz (torn knee cartilage) and F Jose Vasquez (broken foot) are on ...
  • Euro '96 Semifinal Result: Germany 1 England 1 (6-5 PKs)
    June 26 in London England 1 Germany 1 (Germany wins 6-5 in penalty shootout). Goals: Shearer 3; Kuntz 16. England -- Seaman, Pearce, Adams, Southgate, Platt, Ince, Anderton, Gascoigne, Shearer, Sheringham, McManaman. Germany -- Koepke, Sammer, Helmer (Bode, 110), Babbel, Reuter, Freund (Strunz, 119), Eilts, Ziege, Moeller, Scholl (Haessler, 77), Kuntz. Penalty shootout: England -- Shearer (G), Platt (G), Pearce (G), Gascoigne (G), Sheringham (G), Southgate (NG -- saved); Germany -- Haessler (G), Strunz (G), Reuter (G), Ziege (G), Kuntz (G), Moeller (G). Yellow cards: England -- Gascoigne; Germany -- Reuter, Moeller (Reuter ...
  • Euro '96 Semifinal Result: Czech Republic 0 France 0 (6-5 PKs)
    June 26 in Manchester Czech Republic 0 France 0 (Czech Republic wins 6-5 in penalty shootout). Czech Republic -- Kouba, Rada, Hornak, Kadlec, Novotny, Poborsky, Nemec (Kubik, 84), Nemecek, Nedved, Drulak (Kotulek, 70), Smicer (Berger, 46). France -- Lama, Lizarazu, Blanc, Roche, Thuram (Angloma, 82), Zidane, Guerin, Desailly, Lamouchi (Pedros, 62), Loko, Djorkaeff. Penalty shootout: France -- Zidane (G), Djorkaeff (G), Lizarazu (G), Guerin (G), Blanc (G), Pedros (NG -- saved); Czech Republic -- Kubik (G), Nedved (G), Berger (G), Poborsky (G), Rada (G), Kadlec (G). Yellow cards: Czech Republic -- Nedved 77, Nemecek ...
  • Olympic Notebook (June 26)
    By Paul Kennedy ARGENTINA Argentina's Olympic team began its final preparations for the Olympics with a 2-0 win over Poland in the provincial city of Tucaman June 20. Argentina coach Daniel Passarella fielded four overage players in the match. Two of them scored: Abel Balbo, not on the preliminary Olympic roster, in the 73rd minute and Diego Simeone in the 77th. Argentina -- Bossio, Zanetti, Ayala, Sensini, Chamot (Pineda, 80), Simeone, Veron (Bassedas, 80), Gustavo Lopez, Morales, Delgado (Balbo, 46), Claudio Lopez. PORTUGAL Portuguese coach Nelo Vindala named a preliminary squad of 23 ...
  • MLS Game Summary: MetroStars 2 Kansas City 0:
    June 25 in East Rutherford, N.J. MetroStars 2 Kansas City 0. Goals: Savarese (Johnson, Donadoni) 50, Ramos (Lagos) 52. MetroStars -- Meola, Caricola, Knowles, Harty, Zaun, Da Silva, Ramos, Donadoni, Lagos, Vermes, Johnson. Subs: Savarese for Da Silva in 46th minute, Munnelly for Zaun in 67th, Brauchle for Johnson in 81st. Kansas City -- Lagerwey, Ekeme, Okafor, Bowers, Uderitz, Sorber, Chung, Preki, Gutierrez, Takawira, Johnston. Subs: Klopas for Takawira in 65th minute, Eichmann for Uderitz in 75th. Yellow card: Kansas City -- Gutierrez 30. Referee: Ruben Rodhas. Att.: 16,103.
  • Olympic men's friendly: USA 2, South Africa 0
    June 24 in Richmond, Va. U.S. Olympic team 2 South Africa U-23 team 0. Goals: Peay 16, Reyna (pen.) 39. U.S. -- Keller, Pope, Lalas, Hejduk, Peay, Maisonneuve, Reyna, Joseph (Silvera, 80), Kirovski, Baba, Wood (Smith, 82). South Africa -- Evans (Roberts, 46), T. Mnguni, Bobbs, J. Mnguni (Carnell, 60), Molotsane, Mohlala (Mbuthu, 80), Makua (Hurst, 46), Alexander, Maboe, Koumantarakis, Fortune. Yellow cards: U.S. -- Wood 61, Lalas 85; South Africa -- Mohlala 35, Evans 38, Alexander 58, Bobbs 58, Fortune 59. Red card: South Africa -- Bobbs 75. Referee: Noh (USA). ...
  • K.C. Wiz coach Ron Newman's Silver XI Picks
    GK: Gordon Banks Players: Kyle Rote Jr Pele Franz Beckenbauer Nene Cubillas Julie Veee Steve Zungal Tab Ramos Michele Akers Alexi Lalas Preki Coach: Steve Sampson In celebration of our 25th Anniversary, Soccer America honors the 11 players and one coach from the past 25 years who've had the most positive impact on U.S. soccer. They are the Soccer America Silver XI -- announced Dec. 14 at the Soccer America FanZone in Richmond, Va.
  • MLS: Rosters for July 14 All-Star Game
    The following are the rosters for the inaugural MLS All-Star game to be played July 14 at Giants Stadium (kickoff: 12:30 Eastern). The teams were selected through a vote of the leagues head and assistant coaches. Lothar Osiander of the Los Angeles Galaxy will coach the West team, while Tampa Bay's Thomas Rongen will lead the East squad. Eastern Conference All-Stars Note: * denotes starters. Goalkeepers -- *Tony Meola (MetroStars), Mark Dougherty (Tampa Bay). Defenders -- *Jeff Agoos (D.C. United), *Alexi Lalas (New England), *Martin Vasquez (Tampa Bay), Steve Pittman (Tampa Bay). Midfielders ...