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Games to Watch: Liga MX, MLS, NWSL, International Friendlies

Friday, July 18, 2014, 12:43 PM
This post has been corrected. In the original version I wrote that Michael Orozco Fiscal was looking to get out of Puebla. That isn't true (at least as far as I know). The linked story refers to DaMarcus Beasley, who is looking to get out of Puebla, and may have already done so. I replaced Beasley... Read more

2014 World Cup final sets some U.S. TV records, but not all

Monday, July 14, 2014, 5:27 PM
The U.S. viewership numbers are in for the 2014 World Cup final, and it's official: Germany's 1-0 extra time win over Argentina is the most-watched soccer game in American history. ABC's national English-language broadcast drew 17,324,000 television viewers and 657,000 online viewers. Locally, WPVI-6... Read more

Games to Watch: EPL, MLS, NASL, U.S. women's national team

Friday, May 2, 2014, 4:47 AM
Sunderland at Manchester United 10:00 a.m. Saturday (NBCSN) Sunderland has endured a dreadful season, but they’ve have finally pulled themselves out of the Premier League’s relegation zone. Unfortunately, they’ve done so just in time for a matchup with Wayne Rooney and powerhouse... Read more

Games to Watch: EPL, USWNT, Ligue 1, German Cup, Serie A

Friday, February 7, 2014, 1:01 PM
Arsenal at Liverpool 7:45 a.m. Saturday (USA Network, mun2) A gauntlet of tests for first-place Arsenal starts with a trip to Anfield. Liverpool’s Luis Suárez has cooled off a bit in recent weeks, having scored just once in the Reds’ last four games. But he’s still the Premier... Read more

Games to Watch: U.S. women's and men's national teams, EPL, Serie A, MLS preseason

Friday, January 31, 2014, 5:48 AM
Canada at United States women 9:00 p.m. Friday (Fox Sports 1) The U.S. women’s national team kicks off the road to World Cup qualifying with a game against its biggest rival. Abby Wambach and Delran native Carli Lloyd lead a star-studded American squad into Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.... Read more

Games to Watch: MLS' playoff race hits high gear

Friday, October 18, 2013, 8:44 AM
A quick thought at the top: there are huge games all the way across Major League Socer this weekend. It's a good time to get MLS Live for the games that aren't on national television. And whether you're Philadelphia, Montreal, Vancouver, Chicago, Seattle or any other team, here's a bit of advice: Go... Read more

Games to Watch: NWSL title game, MLS, EPL, Serie A

Friday, August 30, 2013, 7:32 AM
Portland Timbers at Real Salt Lake 10:00 p.m. Friday (NBCSN) Portland and Salt Lake City aren’t Major League Soccer’s biggest markets, but they’re the homes of the league’s most entertaining teams. Argentine playmakers Diego Valeri (Portland) and Javier Morales (RSL) are worth... Read more

Catching up with Lauren Holiday

Thursday, August 8, 2013, 2:05 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. - It took a cross-country trip to do so, but I finally got to a National Women's Soccer League game this past weekend. In addition to the Timbers-Whitecaps reserve game at JELD-Wen Field on Sunday, there was a showdown between the top two teams so far this season, the Portland Thorns... Read more

Games to Watch: Barcelona-Santos, Arsenal-Napoli, MLS, NWSL

Friday, August 2, 2013, 3:24 AM
Santos at Barcelona 3:00 p.m. Friday (beIN Sport) Brazilian star Neymar was the biggest transfer of the summer worldwide, joining Barcelona from Santos for a nearly $76 million fee. His new team will face his old team in the Joan Gamper Trophy game at Barcelona's Camp Nou stadium. Sheffield Wednesday... Read more

Games to Watch: CONCACAF Gold Cup, MLS, NWSL

Friday, July 12, 2013, 11:31 AM
A belated but necessary correction: Costa Rica would face the United States in the semfinals, not Mexico. Panama would face Mexico, assuming things go according to seed. Honduras vs. El Salvador 9:30 p.m. Friday (Fox Soccer/UniMás) It's always a big deal when these Central American next-door... Read more
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