• International: Confederations Cup results (July 28)
    Group A TEAM GP W T L GF GA P Mexico 2 1 1 0 7 3 4 Egypt 2 0 2 0 4 4 2 Bolivia 2 0 2 0 2 2 2 S. Arabia 2 0 1 1 1 5 1 SCHEDULE July 29 -- Egypt vs. Saudi Arabia, Mexico vs. Bolivia. Group B July 28 in Guadalajara Germany 2 New Zealand 0. Goals: Preetz 6, Matthaeus 33. Germany -- Lehmann, Woerns, Heinrich, Matthaeus (Ballack, 70), Linke, Schneider, Scholl (Wosz, 46), Ricken, Neuville, Marschall (Rink, 64), Preetz. New Zealand -- Batty, Zoricich (Perry, 78), ...
  • MLS: SA Team of the Week (July 22-25)
    GOALKEEPER Joe Cannon (2) San Jose DEFENDERS Edwin Gorter (2) Miami Ezra Hendrickson (2) Los Angeles Carey Talley (1) D.C. United MIDFIELDERS Ansil Elcock (2) Columbus Chris Klein (2) Kansas City Steve Ralston (3) Tampa Bay Richard Mulrooney (1) San Jose FORWARDS Preki (2) Kansas City Raul Diaz Arce (1) Tampa Bay Roy Lassiter (4) D.C. United ò In parentheses is the number of times a player has been named to the Team of the Week.
  • A-League: Standings and game summaries (through July 25)
    STANDINGS Eastern Conference Northeast GP W L GF GA P Rochester 17 15 2 31 14 61 Staten Island 17 12 5 33 16 51 Long Island 18 12 6 31 24 47 Pittsburgh 17 9 8 36 25 42 Boston 19 8 11 28 23 40 Toronto 20 7 13 18 28 30 Connecticut 20 6 14 22 42 29 Lehigh Vly. 15 6 9 19 26 25 Atlantic GP W L GF GA P Richmond 19 14 5 31 24 53 Charleston 19 11 8 36 20 50 Hershey 19 11 8 34 25 46 ...
  • USL: W-League standings and results (through July 25)
    W-1 STANDINGS Northern GP W L GF GA P Maryland 14 10 4 43 16 48 Long Island 13 9 4 24 10 41 Boston 13 10 3 28 12 40 NJ Stallions 13 9 4 37 15 40 Laval 14 5 9 19 28 24 Delaware 13 2 11 5 40 4 Southern GP W L GF GA P Raleigh 13 12 1 43 5 53 Atlanta 13 9 4 49 20 43 Tampa Bay 13 8 5 19 25 33 Charlotte 13 4 9 19 37 19 Jackson 14 1 13 8 52 5 Central ...
  • USL: D3 Pro League standings and results (through July 25)
    STANDINGS North GP W L GF GA P West. Mass. 14 12 2 44 18 53 South Jersey 13 11 2 35 15 48 New Hamp. 14 9 5 34 21 43 Reading 14 8 6 26 31 38 New Jersey 14 8 6 29 23 34 Cape Cod 13 6 7 23 16 29 North Jersey 14 5 9 32 35 25 Rhode Island 13 4 9 32 33 21 Delaware 12 4 8 15 25 19 Atlantic GP W L GF GA P Wilmington 13 12 1 33 10 49 Charlotte 14 11 3 36 ...
  • MLS: Television schedule for July 28-Aug. 1
    Here's a look at MLS games on TV this week: Date Matchup Kickoff (ET) Television July 28 Los Angeles at Colorado 9:00 p.m. NO TV July 29 Tampa Bay at Miami 7:30 p.m. ESPN July 31 Los Angeles at Chicago 4:00 p.m. ABC July 31 New England at Tampa Bay 7:00 p.m. Fox Sports New England July 31 Colorado at Dallas 8:00 p.m. ESPN July 31 San Jose at Kansas City 8:30 p.m. Fox Sports Bay Area Aug. 1 Miami at Columbus 1:00 p.m. Univision
  • MLS: Injury update (July 28)
    Chicago Fire -- M John Ball (broken finger) and M Diego Gutierrez (lower back pain) are probable; M Chris Armas (sprained MCL) is out. Colorado Rapids -- D Jason Bent (bruised toe) is questionable. Columbus Crew -- D Thomas Dooley (strained hamstring) is probable; G Juergen Sommer (torn ACL) is on injured reserve. Dallas Burn -- F Dante Washington (sprained MCL) is on injured reserve. D.C. United -- D Eddie Pope (sprained MCL), M Jason Moore (strained lower back) and F David Hayes (strained lower back) are probable; D Diego Sonora (strained groin) is questionable. Kansas City Wizards -- D ...
  • USL: Y-League standings and results (through July 25)
    U-15 STANDINGS Northeast Division -- Central Jersey 41 points; Brooklyn 28; Ironbound 14; Westchester 10; No. Virginia 10; Staten Island 0. Southeast Division -- Miami T. 10 points; Bradenton, Pinellas Utd., Stone Mountain, Tampa Wanderers, Miami B. 0. West Division -- Calif. Central Elite 24 points; SCYSO 13; San Fern. Valley 10; Sacramento Elite 0. U-14 STANDINGS Northeast Division -- Brooklyn 20 points; Staten Island 7; South Jersey 1. Southeast Division -- Atlanta, Miami T. 4 points; Orlando, Pinellas Utd. 0. West Division -- Central Coast 24 points; Calif. Central Elite 10; Almaden Clash 6. (Note: four points are awarded ...
  • Contents: Soccer America Aug. 9, 1999 issue
    FEATURES Kasey Keller Wins The Game Of Goalkeepers By Scott French John Harkes: 'It Feels Like I Never Left' Interview by Scott French Ernie Stewart: His Own Toughest Critic By Scott French Henry Gutierrez: Miami's Undisputed Midfield Boss By Jeff Rusnak Mauricio Ramos Thanks Heaven After Breaking Slump By Bill Ward Kansas City Lands Canadian Cannon By Bob Luder Snickers USYSA Championships: Pluck of the Irish COLUMNS Soccer Talk -- The Peculiarities Of Preseason... By Paul Gardner DEPARTMENTS Up Front Confederations Cup Notebook Confederations Cup Scoreboard Confederations Cup Wrapup MLS Scoreboard SA Q&A: Chris Klein MLS Roundup ...
  • International: Confederations Cup results (July 27)
    Group A July 27 in Mexico City Bolivia 0 Saudi Arabia 0. Bolivia -- Fernandez, Arana, Alvarez, O.Sanchez, Soria, Menacho, Tufino, E.Sanchez (Gutierrez, 46), Etcheverry (Galindo, 53), Ribera, Moreno (Botero, 73). Saudi Arabia -- Al Deayea, Al Jahani (A.Al Shahrani, 66), Al Khilaiwi, Harthi, Al Dawod, Al Harbi, I.Al Shahrani, Al Subaie, Falatah (Al Otaibi, 46), Sulimani, Al Temyat (Bin Shehan, 79). Referee: Brian Hall (USA). Mexico 2 Egypt 2. Goals: Pardo 15, Abundis 26; Ahmed 79, Ibrahim 85. Mexico -- Campos, Suarez, Pardo, Marquez, Carmona, Villa, Ramirez, Garcia, Palencia, Abundis (Garcia Aspe, 55), Blanco. Egypt -- El Hadary, Hassan, ...
  • USL: PDL standings and results (through July 25)
    STANDINGS Eastern Conference Northeast GP W L GF GA P New York 14 9 5 36 24 45 C. Jersey 14 8 6 40 26 42 Brooklyn 15 7 8 27 37 29 Westchester 15 7 8 19 31 29 Vermont 15 3 12 25 42 17 NY Capital 14 1 13 15 59 5 Southeast GP W L GF GA P Jackson 14 12 2 59 11 57 Cocoa 14 10 4 42 22 44 C. Florida 14 9 5 42 18 44 Bradenton 14 8 6 26 24 38 Miami B. 14 8 6 24 ...
  • International: L.A. Galaxy, Necaxa to meet in CONCACAF Champions Cup playoff Aug. 18
    Necaxa of Mexico and the Los Angeles Galaxy of the United States will meet in a one game playoff on August 18th at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. to determine who goes forward into the finals of the CONCACAF Champions Cup in Las Vegas from September 28 to October 3. The winner of the Champions Cup will represent the Confederation in the FIFA World Club Championship in Brazil next January. The winner of the Necaxa-LA game will be the fifth, of eight, clubs to qualify for the finals, joining the current CONCACAF champions DC United as well as the ...
  • Soccer America Q&A with Tom Dooley
    'I feel very good about the way I'm playing' Tom Dooley has decided to take his playing career into the next millennium. The 38-year-old Columbus Crew defender, who grew up in Germany, has also made plans to settle in the United States. SOCCER AMERICA: What has made you decide to play another season, after this one? TOM DOOLEY: At the beginning of the season, I talked with the league about it, and they said they'd like to exercise on option on my contract if I play at least 15 games this season. I've already played many more ...
  • MLS: Game summaries (July 22-25)
    KANSAS CITY 4 TAMPA BAY 3 July 22 Att.: 4,665. Goals Kansas City: Lalas 39, Preki (Bunbury, Klein) 58, Klein (Preki, Johnson) 78, Klein (Vermillion) 90. Tampa Bay: Trittschuh (Diaz Arce, Ralston) 30, Ramos (Ralston, Valderrama) 67, Diaz Arce (Ralston, Kinnear) 83. SA Report Card Kansas City: Snitko 5, Vermillion 4, Lalas 5, Bowers 5, Henderson 6, Brown 3 (Klein, 46th, 7), Soto 5 (Figueroa, 46, 3), B.Johnson 6, M.Johnston 4 (Takawira, 67th, 6), Preki 7, Bunbury 6. Tampa Bay: Garlick 5, McCarty 4, Trittschuh 4, Kinnear 5, George 3 (Salcedo, 89, NR), Keller 3, Quill 5 (Ramos, 46, 5), ...
  • MLS: Ariel Graziani allocated to New England
    MLS has announced that recent international signing Ariel Graziani of Ecuador has been allocated to the New England Revolution. The leading scorer for Mexican first division club Morelia in 1998-99, Graziani is widely regarded as one of the top goalscorers in Central America. He was previously the leading scorer for Veracruz in Mexico and led the Ecuadorian league in goalscoring with Emelec in both 1996 and 1997, scoring 52 goals in 69 games. Born in Argentina, Graziani is a naturalized citizen of Ecuador and starred for Ecuador in the recently completed Copa America, scoring a goal against Colombia. "Graziani is ...