Category Archives: International Soccer

Pizarro lifts Bayern to victory over Chivas in testy friendly before MLS All-Star Game

Claudio Pizarro scored a first-half goal to lift Bayern Munich to a 1-0 victory over Chivas de Guadalajara in a friendly at Red Bull Arena on Thursday. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, International Soccer, Mexican Soccer | 28 Comments

USWNT to face Mexico in pair of September friendlies

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By DAN KARELL The U.S. Women’s National Team will be hosting Mexico in a pair of friendly matches as part of their final preparations for the 2014 CONCACAF Women’s Championship, which will determine entry into the 2015 Women’s … Continue reading »

Posted in International Soccer, U.S. Women's National Team, Women's Soccer | 8 Comments

Report: USMNT lining up September friendly vs. Colombia in San Antonio

The U.S. Men’s National Team are reportedly set to announce a friendly match against Colombia in San Antonio on Sept. 9 Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, International Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 52 Comments

Evening Ticker: Gerrard retires from International game; Shakhtar warns AWOL players; and more

England captain Steven Gerrard has retired from the international game after 14 years and 114 appearances. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, International Soccer | 21 Comments

Manchester City announce squad for Sporting KC friendly, Champions Cup

By TATE STEINLAGE  Manchester City has announced the travel roster for its U.S. tour that includes a friendly against Sporting KC and the International Champions Cup. The news comes hours after Manchester United announced its squad for a similar summer … Continue reading »

Posted in International Soccer, Major League Soccer, MLS- Sporting Kansas City | 16 Comments

FIFA lifts Nigerian Football Federation suspension

By MIKE GRAMAJO FIFA has decided to lift the Nigerian Football Federation’s international ban, it announced Friday. The suspension was lifted because “statutory order has been reinstated at the NFF and the legitimate bodies reinstalled,” FIFA said in a statement. Nigeria’s … Continue reading »

Posted in FIFA, FIFA World Cup, International Soccer | 4 Comments

United announce roster for LA Galaxy friendly, Champions Cup

By TATE STEINLAGE  Manchester United has announced the 25-man roster that will compete in the team’s U.S. tour, which includes a July 23 friendly against the LA Galaxy. Among the names that will take on the four-time MLS Cup champions … Continue reading »

Posted in International Soccer, Major League Soccer | 17 Comments

Schedule announced for U.S.-based Copa Centroamericana

By RYAN TOLMICH Prior to hosting the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup and the 2016 Centennial Copa America, the United States will play host to another international tournament: the 2014 Copa Centroamericana. The Central American Football Union announced the scheduling of the seven … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, International Soccer | 53 Comments

MLS Ticker: Pfeffer reportedly added to Homegrown Game; Red Bulls vs. Arsenal to be nationally televised; and more

Zach Pfeffer is reportedly replacing DeAndre Yedlin in the MLS HomeGrown Game, the New York Red Bulls-Arsenal tilt will be aired lived on ESPN2, and more notes from around MLS. Continue reading »

Posted in International Soccer, Major League Soccer, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Orlando City, MLS- Sporting Kansas City, MLS- Vancouver Whitecaps | 18 Comments

USMNT wins 2014 ESPY for “Best Moment”

Posted in International Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team, U.S. Soccer, World Cup 2014 | 33 Comments

Report: USMNT in talks with Ecuador over October friendly

Ecuador will reportedly play four fall games in the U.S., including an October matchup with the U.S. Men’s National Team. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, International Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 15 Comments

USMNT falls two spots to No. 15 in latest FIFA Rankings

The U.S. Men’s National Team dropped two places to No. 15 in FIFA’s first world rankings since the end of the 2014 World Cup. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, FIFA, International Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team, World Cup 2014 | 88 Comments