Tuesday, May 26, 2015


MLS Wrap: Kansas City routs New England

Thursday, May 21, 2015, 8:36 AM
Wednesday night's soccer slate featured one game in MLS, one in the Voyageurs Cup, and a bucketful in the U.S. Open Cup. All of the Open Cup results are available here on U.S. Soccer's website. The resulting third round draw fixtures are here. The fourth round draw, which is when MLS teams enter the... Read more

2014-15 UEFA and CONCACAF tournament TV schedule

Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 9:23 AM
Here's your viewer's guide to this season's TV coverage of the UEFA Champions League and Europa League, and the CONCACAF Champions League. Almost all UEFA tournament broadcast rights in English and Spanish are held by Fox Sports. The network has sub-licensed some Champions League and Europa League... Read more

Games to Watch: MLS bonanza, Steven Gerrard's Anfield farewell

Friday, May 15, 2015, 8:47 AM
Chicago Fire at New York City FC 7:00 p.m. Friday (Univision Deportes) Three weeks ago, Harrison Shipp and the Fire beat David Villa and City in suburban Chicago. Now the scene shifts to the Bronx, where the pressure is rising on a New York squad that has won just one of its 10 games so far this... Read more

MLS Wrap: D.C. downs Orlando, claims MLS' best record

Thursday, May 14, 2015, 12:21 PM
There was action Wednesday night in Major League Soccer and the semfinals of Canada's Voyageurs Cup. Here are the highlights: D.C. United 2, Orlando City 1 D.C. United: Kofi Opare 70', Chris Rolfe 79' Orlando City: Cyle Larin 11' Toronto FC 3, Montréal Impact 2 Montréal Impact advance... Read more

Telemundo lands historic CONCACAF World Cup qualifier rights deal

Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 2:11 AM
NEW YORK – Telemundo and NBC Universo have won Spanish-language broadcast rights to all CONCACAF World Cup qualifying matches played outside of the United States and Mexico in the 2018 and 2022 cycles. The deal was announced Tuesday night in New York at the glitzy upfront presentation for the... Read more

MLS Wrap: RSL and L.A. draw, Voyageurs Cup semifinals

Thursday, May 7, 2015, 8:48 AM
There was one game in Major League Soccer on Wednesday, and it brought plenty of promise. Real Salt Lake and the Los Angeles Galaxy have a pretty good history of fireworks in their matchups over the years. Wednesday's matchup brought its own share of fireworks, but not on the field. A lightning storm... Read more

Games to Watch: Montreal aims for CCL history

Friday, April 24, 2015, 7:55 AM
New York City FC at Chicago Fire 7:00 p.m. Friday (Univision Deportes) For as much attention as NYCFC has gotten in its first Major League Soccer season, David Villa and Mix Diskerud are looking up at the unheralded Fire in the standings. Among the reasons why is Chicago playmaker Harrison Shipp... Read more

Games to Watch: MLS, EPL, FA Cup, UEFA and CONCACAF Champions Leagues

Friday, April 17, 2015, 12:23 AM
A quick prelude: I get asked sometimes why I don't include Union games in this column. Those questions generally come from outside the Philadelphia region, and I understand why. The answer is that this column also runs in shorter form in Friday's Inquirer. It's intended as a complement to the day's... Read more

CCL and MLS Wrap: América crushes Herediano, Columbus ties Vancouver

Thursday, April 9, 2015, 8:23 AM
There was action in both the CONCACAF Champions League and Major League Soccer last night, with one game in each competition. So I figured I'd put all the results in one post. Unfortunately, as I write this, it's too early in the morning for me to come up wtih a catchy headline. Hopefully some day... Read more

NASL commissioner Bill Peterson sets out league’s present, future goals

Friday, April 3, 2015, 5:36 PM
North American Soccer League commissioner Bill Peterson is one of the most outspoken people in the continent's soccer community. He is never shy about his goals for his league, and he's never afraid to speak on the record about those goals. This past Wednesday, Peterson held a conference call with... Read more
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