Monthly Archives: July 2012

Real Salt Lake restarts title quest in return to CONCACAF Champions League

Real Salt Lake has waited 15 long months to get back to the CONCACAF Champions League, but that night has finally arrived. With the loss to Monterrey in the 2010-11 CCL final still stinging, RSL kicks off a new regional … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF Champions League, MLS- Real Salt Lake | 8 Comments

SBI MLS Power Rankings: Week 21

No Geoff Cameron? No problem. Despite losing their U.S. national team centerback to Stoke City, the Houston Dynamo have continued their rapid ascension in the Eastern Conference, winning their fourth straight en route to the No. 3 spot in this … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, SBI MLS Power Rankings | 8 Comments

U.S. women hold off North Korea, sweep Olympic group games for first time

North Korea did not make it easy on the U.S. women's national team, but the Americans are through to the knockout round of the Olympic tournament with nine points in hand for the first time ever. Abby Wambach's 141st-career international … Continue reading »

Posted in Olympic Soccer, U.S. Women's National Team | 15 Comments

Wondolowski, Montero to be featured in new behind-the-scenes MLS series

Fans hoping to get more behind-the-scenes looks at MLS players in their preparations for matches and a glimpse into their everyday lives are in luck. Chris Wondolowski and Fredy Montero will be the first two MLS players featured in MLS … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- San Jose Earthquakes, MLS- Seattle Sounders, Soccer on TV | 13 Comments

USL Pro: A Look Back at Week 17

Photo by Jon Lorentz/Orlando City SC By FRANCO PANIZO Orlando City SC are the kings of the USL Pro regular season once again. Orlando claimed a second consecutive league title last Friday after picking up a commanding 4-0 victory over … Continue reading »

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Olympic Soccer: USA vs. North Korea (Match Day Commentary)

         After two Olympic victories, the U.S. women's national team aims to make it a Group G sweep in its match against North Korea at Old Trafford in Manchester, England (12:15 p.m., NBC Sports Network, stream on NBCOlympics.com). … Continue reading »

Posted in Olympic Soccer, U.S. Women's National Team | 40 Comments