• WORLD CUP 2006 QUALIFYING: CONCACAF Result (June 27)
    Second Round, Second LegJune 27Mexico 8 (Lozano 1, 17, 60, Borgetti 33, 38, Bautista 36, Oteo 58, Altamirano 76) Dominica 0.(Mexico wins 18-0 on aggregate.)
  • EURO 2004: Leading Scorers
    1. Milan Baros (Czech Republic) 5 goals.2. Wayne Rooney (England), Ruud Van Nistelrooy (Netherlands) 4.4. Zinedine Zidane (France), Henrik Larsson (Sweden), Jon Dahl Tomasson (Denmark), Frank Lampard (England) 3.8. Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Sweden), Thierry Henry (France), Antonio Cassano (Italy), Marek Heinz (Czech Republic), Rui Costa (Portugal), Angelos Haristeas (Greece), Jan Koller (Czech Republic) 2.
  • EURO 2004: Scoreboard (June 28)
    RESULTS:QuarterfinalsJune 24 Portugal 2 (Helder Postiga 83, Rui Costa 110) England 2 (Owen 3, Lampard 115).(Portugal wins 6-5 on penalties.)June 25Greece 1 (Charisteas 65) France 0.June 26Netherlands 0 Sweden 0.(Netherlands wins 5-4 on penalties.)June 27Czech Republic 3 (Koller 49, Baros 63, 65) Denmark 0. SCHEDULE:SemifinalsJune 30Portugal vs. NetherlandsJuly 1Czech Republic vs. GreeceFinalJuly 4
  • EURO 2004: Portugal, Netherlands, Czech Republic and Greece in final four
    Euro 2004 moves into the semifinals Wednesday when host Portugal faces the Netherlands at the Jose Alvalade Stadium in Lisbon (kickoff: 2:45 p.m. ET).Like the Portuguese, the Dutch moved into the semifinals thanks to a shootout. The Netherlands won its first penalty-kick tiebreaker in five tries at the World Cup and European Championship when it edged Sweden, 5-4, after their game ended 0-0 after 120 minutes.In a battle of the tournament's hottest teams, the Czech Republic faces Greece at the Dragao Stadium in Porto.The Czechs won their fourth straight game and upped their scoring total to 10 goals with a ...
  • W-LEAGUE: Results (June 21-27)
    June 21Edmonton 4 (Flock 3, Gjini 58, Jamani 61, 63) Fort Collins 1 (Greer 66).June 23Fort Wayne 4 (Warner 15, 40, 72, Boland 38) Detroit 2 (Demers 20, 90).New Hampshire 0 Western Mass 1 (Lefebvre 78).Ottawa 2 (Barbosa-Rocha 28, Wilkinson 62) Montreal 1 (Hemsley 88).June 24Charlotte 2 (Timbers 27, Swinehart 49) Asheville 1 (Black 90).June 25Carolina 1 (Winstead 24) Hampton Roads 3 (Behnke 56, Ross 74, Akide 90).Chicago 3 (Graczyk 38, Bogus 62, 83) Cincinnati 0.Seattle 2 (Rodrick 1, Mueller 63) Denver 0.June 26Boston 6 (Splaine 42, 54, Tomecka 45, 88, Rahko 58, MacDonald 77) South Jersey 0.Windy City 0 ...
  • A-LEAGUE: Results (June 21-27)
    June 21Edmonton 0 Vancouver 1 (Xausa 84).June 22Virginia Beach 2 (Washington 60, 62) Charleston 0.Minnesota 0 Portland 1 (Gordon 31).June 23Milwaukee 2 (Dombrowski 38, Torres 61) Portland 1 (Alvarez 17).June 25Syracuse 1 (Millwood 28) Richmond 2 (Cephas 47, Delicate 82).Atlanta 1 (Brooks 38) Seattle 0.Calgary 1 (Auvigne 78) Edmonton 1 (Vignjevic 4).Puerto Rico 0 Virginia Beach 0.Milwaukee 1 (Howes 96) Minnesota 0.Vancouver 3 (Sulentic 62, 90+, Heald 90) Toronto 1 (Gbeke 75).June 26Rochester 1 (K.Wilson 23) Richmond 0.Minnesota 1 (Castellanos 54) Milwaukee 2 (Howes 47, Marcantonio 110).Charleston 1 (Klein 38) Seattle 3 (Welton 23, 90, Jackson 33).June 27Syracuse 0 Montreal ...
  • U.S. YOUTH SOCCER: Region II Day 1 & Day 2 (June 25-26)
    Under-19 BoysDay 1Wings America (Minnesota) 1 West Des Moines Attack (Iowa) 0Javanon SC (Kentucky) 1 FC Milwaukee (Wisconsin) 0 Scott Gallagher (Missouri) 2 Inter-Cleve. FC (Ohio North) 0NFC Ozymandius (Nebraska) 4 Sioux Falls United Spitfire (South Dakota) 2Sockers FC Chicago (Illinois) 3 Team Dayton (Ohio South) 0Galyans Attack (Kansas) 2 Dynamo Katner (Indiana) 1Day 2FC Milwaukee (Wisconsin) 1 West Des Moines Attack (Iowa) 0Javanon SC (Kentucky) 3 Wings America (Minnesota) 2NFC Ozymandius (Nebraska) 0 Scott Gallagher 0Inter-Cleve. FC (Ohio North) 2 Sioux Falls United Spitfire (South Dakota) 0Team Dayton (Ohio South) 3 Galyans Attack (Kansas) 1Dynamo Katner (Indiana) 1 Sockers ...
  • U.S. YOUTH SOCCER: Region IV finals (June 26)
    Under-19 BoysHSC Bulls (Hawaii) 2 Irvine (Calif.) Strikers 1Under-18 BoysSereno Golden Eagles White (Ariz.) 2 Albuquerque (N.M.) Utd. 0Under-17 Boys Irvine (Calif.) Strikers 3 Rio Vista (N.M.) Strikers IV 2Under-16 BoysFC United (Wash.) 2 Sereno Golden Eagles White (Ariz.) 1Under-15 BoysArsenal FC (Calif.) 2 Colorado Rush Nike 1Under-14 BoysCeltic Harps (Calif.) 3 Sereno Golden Eagles White (Ariz.) 0Under-13 BoysEl Dorado (Calif.) United Crew 5 Santa Cruz County (Calif.) Chivitias 0Under-12 BoysValley Utd. Blast (Calif.) 3 Colorado Storm Royal 0Under-19 GirlsPleasanton (Calif.) Rage 2 Samba (Calif.) 0Under-18 Girls San Diego Surf (Calif.) 1 Colorado Rush Nike 0Under-17 GirlsSo Cal United (Calif.) ...
  • U.S. YOUTH SOCCER: Region IV finals (June 26)
    Under-19 BoysHSC Bulls (Hawaii) 2 Irvine (Calif.) Strikers 1Under-18 BoysSereno Golden Eagles White (Ariz.) 2 Albuquerque (N.M.) Utd. 0Under-17 Boys Irvine (Calif.) Strikers 3 Rio Vista (N.M.) Strikers IV 2Under-16 BoysFC United (Wash.) 2 Sereno Golden Eagles White (Ariz.) 1Under-15 BoysArsenal FC (Calif.) 2 Colorado Rush Nike 1Under-14 BoysCeltic Harps (Calif.) 3 Sereno Golden Eagles White (Ariz.) 0Under-13 BoysEl Dorado (Calif.) United Crew 5 Santa Cruz County (Calif.) Chivitias 0Under-12 BoysValley Utd. Blast (Calif.) 3 Colorado Storm Royal 0Under-19 GirlsPleasanton (Calif.) Rage 2 Samba (Calif.) 0Under-18 Girls San Diego Surf (Calif.) 1 Colorado Rush Nike 0Under-17 GirlsSo Cal United (Calif.) ...
  • U.S. WOMEN ABROAD (June 24-28): Asker climbs in Norway
    Asker moved up one spot to third place Saturday in the Norwegian Toppserien after picking up a point on the road in a scoreless tie at second-place Roa.Former Philadelphia Charge forward Darci Borski was a second-half substitute for Asker (4-1-4), which is even with Floya and Kolbotn (both 5-3-1) on points but has a stronger goal-differential. Roa (6-2-1) trails first-place Trondheims-Orn (8-0-1) by six points.Kolbotn dropped from third with a 4-2 loss to Trondheims-Orn (8-0-1).Russian Supreme League leader FC Energy Voronezh, with Americans Jenny Benson and Danica Carey, are home Monday against Nadezhda and Thursday against Ryazan-TNK.FINLAND Naisten Suomen Cup: ...
  • WUSA FESTIVALS: Hucles leads San Diego, Pichon paces Philadelphia in L.A.
    Angela Hucles scored a stirring goal in her San Diego Spirit debut, and Marinette Pichon scored a goal and assisted another for the Philadelphia Charge as the WUSA Soccer Festivals wrapped up Sunday with a doubleheader in Carson, Calif.Hucles, traded from Boston following last season's Founders Cup championship, rocketed an 18-yard shot to give San Diego a 27th-minute lead, and Abby Wambach added a second-half goal in the Spirit's 2-1 victory over the Carolina Courage at the Home Depot Center.Pichon, the 2002 WUSA MVP, tallied in the 26th and set up Kristine Lilly in the 51st to lead the Charge ...
  • MLS Results for June 26-27
    June 26 in DallasDallas 1 DC United 1. Goals: Kreis (Pareja) 37; Eskandarian (Convey, Gros) 58.Dallas - Cassar, Salyer (Nunez, 89), Gibbs, Jolley, Gbandi, OBrien, Pareja (Nhleko, 72), Talley, Davis (Quill, 77), Johnson, Kreis.DC United - Perkins, Hendrickson, Namoff, Petke, Convey, Stewart, Carroll, Olsen (Gros, 56), Kovalenko, Eskandarian (Ara, 89), Moreno (Adu, 76).Yellow Cards: Dallas - Talley 8, Salyer 35; DC United - Hendrickson 36, Namoff 70.Referee: Gus St. Silva. Att.: 13,833. June 26 in ColumbusColumbus 1 Colorado 2. Goals: Buddle (Cunningham) 89; Peguero (Crawford, Kotschau) 37, own goal 45.Columbus - Busch, Akwari (Oughton, 46), Fraser, Marshall, Elliott, Lagos, Martino, ...
  • U.S. YOUTH SOCCER: Region IV Boys Quarterfinals (June 24)
    UNDER-19WSM Rangers 8 ESU Nemesis 1Irvine Strikers 2 Santa Clara Sporting 1Team Utah 2 Mesa Bayern '85 4HSC Bulls 5 Pikes Peak Elite 1UNDER-18Central Marin Bandits 0 Colorado Rush Nike 1Las Vegas Premier '86 0 AUFC 86 3O-USA Orange 2 Boise Nationals Soccer Club 3Hotspurs USA Elite 1 Sereno Golden Eagles '86 White 3 UNDER-17Irvine Strikers 6 '87 Cisco Asylum 1Santa Rosa United Gold 1 Colorado Storm Royal 2Oregon United Black 0 MSC Strikers '87 2RV NM Strikers IV 3 Las Vegas Premier '87 1 UNDER-16Real Colorado National 0 Inter FC Premier 1CFC Bandoleros 0 FC United '87 1Irvine Strikers ...
  • U.S. WOMEN ABROAD (June 22-26): Norwegian battle only weekend action
    Asker, with former Philadelphia Charge forward Darci Borski, faces Roa in a showdown Saturday between two of Norway's top women's clubs, the only game in Europe this weekend involving American players.The Swedish League is off until Tuesday because Sweden's national team plays Italy on Saturday in a European Women's Championship qualifying match. Sweden already has clinched a berth in next year's finals in England.The women's leagues in Finland, Iceland and Russia also are off this weekend.Asker (4-1-3) is fourth in the Norwegian Toppserien, three points behind second-place Roa (6-2-0). Trondheims-Orn (7-0-1) has a four-point advantage atop the standings.FC Honka, with ...
  • MLS: Championship game returns to Southern California
    The MLS Cup 2004 will return to the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif., where San Jose beat Chicago, 4-2, last year for the 2003 MLS title.MLS Cup 2004, the ninth title game in league history, takes place Nov. 14 and will be broadcast live on ABC. It will mark the third MLS Cup in Southern California: the Chicago Fire defeated D.C. United in the 1998 title match at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena. The Home Depot Center opened on June 7, 2003. It is home of the Los Angeles Galaxy, which led the league in average attendance during the ...