Saturday, November 28, 2015

MLS Wrap: Giovinco, Villa shine in New York-TFC 4-4 draw

Monday, July 13, 2015, 10:54 AM
Okay, we had our detox period after the end of the Women's World Cup. Now attention shifts back to Major League Soccer - and conveniently for Union fans, the team stepped up with a 3-0 rout of the Portland Timbers. The rest of the league's action this weekend included one of the wildest games you'll... Read more

2015-16 NBC English Premier League and Fox FA Cup TV schedule

Friday, November 27, 2015, 8:03 PM
Here's more proof that time flies: We're already in the third season of NBC's rights deal with the English Premier League. Below, you'll find the network's schedule for the start of the 2015-16 campaign. NBC's Live Extra streaming platform is free with authentication through participating TV providers... Read more

World Cup parade sparks hope of legacy for NWSL

Friday, July 10, 2015, 10:32 PM
NEW YORK - The U.S. women's soccer team's World Cup celebration parade through Lower Manhattan's famed "Canyon of Heroes" was a terrific spectacle. I'd imagine that no one who witnessed it in person - whether as a fan, journalist or national team member - will ever forget it. I spent much of the morning... Read more

Celebrating Carli Lloyd and the Women's World Cup

Thursday, July 9, 2015, 8:59 PM
Many of you know that during the Women's World Cup, I hosted a series of podcasts for called A Women's World Cup Home Companion. Below you'll find an index of all seven episodes. And if you keep scrolling, you'll find something else pretty cool that I'm happy to share with everyone. Episode... Read more

Jill Loyden helps train next generation of goalkeepers

Thursday, July 9, 2015, 2:42 PM
I'm sure most of you know Kate by now, but in case you don't - she covers high school sports and occasionally pro soccer for the Inquirer. Follow her on Twitter here. SEWELL, N.J. - Walk into the Keeper Institute and there’s no sign of what the director and founder has accomplished. No big posters... Read more

MLS Wrap: Villa, Keane deliver big performances

Thursday, July 9, 2015, 8:30 AM
Now that I'm home I can get back to posting this on time... starting next week, hopefully. Houston Dynamo 1, Chicago Fire 1 Houston Dynamo: Alex 56' Chicago Fire: Patrick Nyarko 72' Seattle Sounders 1, D.C. United 0 Seattle Sounders: Tyrone Mears 88' Columbus Crew 2, New York Red Bulls 1 Columbus... Read more

Photos: Carli Lloyd, Morgan Brian return to Philadelphia

Wednesday, July 8, 2015, 7:58 AM
Carli Lloyd and Morgan Brian finally got back to the east coast in the early hours of Wednesday morning. Here are some photos from their arrival at Philadelphia International Airport. Read more

Carli Lloyd makes Women's World Cup history with first-half hat trick in final

Sunday, July 5, 2015, 7:31 PM
VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Delran, N.J. native Carli Lloyd made Women's World Cup history in the first half of Sunday's championship game between the United States and Japan, becoming the first player to ever score a hat trick in a final. She struck twice in the first five minutes, finishing off... Read more

Keys to U.S.-Japan Women's World Cup final

Sunday, July 5, 2015, 4:08 AM
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Notebook: Canada's World Cup legacy; Trophy ceremony will send a message

Sunday, July 5, 2015, 3:32 AM
VANCOUVER, British Columbia - I checked out FIFA's official Women's World Cup closing press conference on Friday evening primarily to see if any news would be made. But as you might imagine, I also had a few questions of my own that I hoped to get in: The first one was about the legacy of the tournament... Read more
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The Goalkeeper is your home for the latest news about the Philadelphia Union, Major League Soccer, the National Women's Soccer League, the U.S. men's and women's national teams, and the rest of the world's most popular sport. It's also a place for fans to gather and celebrate the culture of soccer and its unique place on the sports landscape.

Jonathan Tannenwald
Lauren Green Inquirer Staff Writer
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