Author Archives: Caitlin Murray

2012 video suggests Kyle’s support for fake turf isn’t artificial

A 2012 video interview with Kaylyn Kyle puts her FieldTurf endorsement deal in new light Continue reading »

Posted in Canadian Soccer, Women's Soccer | 21 Comments

USWNT demolishes Mexico with 8 unanswered goals

Despite a shaky start, the U.S. Women’s National team destroyed Mexico on Saturday, 8-0. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, U.S. Women's National Team, Women's Soccer | 3 Comments

Artificial turf company’s endorsement deal heats up Women’s World Cup debate

Canadian midfielder Kaylyn Kyle signed an endorsement deal with FieldTurf, drawing criticism from advocates for grass at the 2015 Women’s World Cup. Continue reading »

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

Report: Shutting down Chivas USA an option as MLS moves closer to finding new owner

A new report indicates that MLS is close to lining up a buyer for Chivas USA, but the club could be shut down for the 2015 season, if not longer, as new owners prepare a relaunch. Continue reading »

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Galaxy rally to split points with Impact

The Los Angeles Galaxy rallied and overcame a two-goal deficit to draw in Montreal against the Impact on Wednesday. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- LA Galaxy, MLS- Montreal Impact | 7 Comments

RSL launch Real Monarchs, latest MLS-backed USL Pro team

By CAITLIN MURRAY Real Salt Lake’s foray into USL Pro finally has a name attached to it: the Real Monarchs. RSL executives unveiled the Monarchs name and crest Wednesday at a presentation including new renderings of the proposed 8,000-seat facility … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Real Salt Lake, USL Pro | 15 Comments

Euro Qualifying Rewind: Czechs stun the Dutch; Italy cruises past Norway; and more

Euro Qualifiers Rewind: Czechs stun the Dutch; Italy cruises past Norway; and more Continue reading »

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Magee out for season after hip surgery

Mike Magee, the Chicago Fire’s co-leading top scorer this year, is out for the season after a hip surgery on Monday. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire | 8 Comments

International Rewind: Italy surges past Dutch; France tops Spain; and more

Italy helped ring in the Guus Hiddink era by beating the Dutch, France topped Spain, Belgian topped Australia, and more. Continue reading »

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Sounders top Chivas USA to extend West lead

The Seattle Sounders rolled past Chivas USA, with Obafemi Martins and Andy Rose each nabbing a brace and assists from Brad Evans and Lamar Neagle. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 9 Comments

International Rewind: Argentina tops Germany in World Cup rematch; England tops Norway; and more

Argentina dominated Germany in what was, on paper, a rematch of the 2014 World Cup final. Plus, England eked by Norway, Ireland cruised past Oman, and more. Continue reading »

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MLS executives set visit for Sacramento viability check

Major League Soccer executives are set to visit Sacramento to look at a proposed site for a stadium as part of an expansion viability assessment. Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Expansion, USL Pro | 23 Comments