Can aging USWNT win it all in Last Dance?

TOKYO — When the United States women’s soccer team’s starting lineup was released ahead of Friday’s quarterfinal against the Netherlands, many fans were dumbfounded. The frontline that started the previous game against... Read more »

Hip injury is blow to defender Gasper and Loons in their turnabout seasons

Until Wednesday’s first half in Los Angeles, no Minnesota United player other than left back Chase Gasper had played every minute of every game this season. Then Gasper left the field against... Read more »

the iconic, most stunning and most bizarre

Jul. 30—Round numbers don’t mean much by themselves, but society often puts significance on them because they sound good. Take 200, for instance. It’s tidy. And value can be placed on it... Read more »

U.S. Women’s Olympic Soccer Defeats Netherlands in Penalty Kicks

U.S. Women’s Olympic Soccer Defeats Netherlands in Penalty Kicks originally appeared on NBC Sports Northwest The U.S. Women’s National Team would not allow history to repeat itself. Not when the team waited... Read more »

Mexico tops Canada, reaches final amid controversy involving homophobic chant

Much like the USMNT, Mexico simply outlasted and outlived their opponents in the 2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinals on Sunday, as El Tri stole a place in Sunday’s final when Hector Herrera... Read more »

Soccer-‘We’ve turned a corner’ says embattled Inter Miami coach Neville

(Reuters) – Inter Miami coach Phil Neville said his team are poised to turn their season around after they battled Philadelphia Union to a 1-1 draw on Sunday to break a six... Read more »

West Ham sign PSG goalkeeper Areola on loan

West Ham have signed goalkeeper Alphonse Areola on loan from Paris Saint-Germain, the English Premier League club announced Thursday. The 28-year-old France international’s deal will see him stay with the Hammers on... Read more »

USWNT’s Carli Lloyd built different for last hurrah

TOKYO — There were times when Carli Lloyd would train in secret. Perhaps she’d charge up and down a hotel stairwell. Perhaps, during a U.S. women’s national team camp, she’d pull up... Read more »

Watford Season Preview

Last Season Summary After being relegated from the Premier League two seasons ago, Watford have returned after just a single season in the Championship, with a solid second-place finish. The club had... Read more »

Celtic crash out of Champions League in Denmark

Celtic failed in their latest Champions League campaign Wednesday, going down 2-1 after extra-time and 3-2 on aggregate at Denmark’s Midtjylland in the second qualifying round with defiant coach Ange Postecoglou insisting:... Read more »