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Posted at 07:10 PM ET, 04/01/2014

Howard hiring Gyau to coach Bison

Philip Gyau is slated to become coach of the Howard University men’s program, which won one match last season.

By Steven Goff  |  07:10 PM ET, 04/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ncaa soccer

Posted at 08:03 AM ET, 03/27/2014

Soccer on ‘Colbert Report’

” ... especially in soccer, or as the Europeans call it, footsoccer ...”

By Steven Goff  |  08:03 AM ET, 03/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  belgium, Soccer and Society

Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 03/26/2014

Soccer bookshop: new and old titles

With the World Cup approaching, several new soccer books are on sale this spring and others are being republished.

By Steven Goff  |  01:52 PM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer and Society

Posted at 02:20 PM ET, 03/11/2014

Rodrigo Santoro: Xerxes and soccer

Brazilian actor Rodrigo Santoro talks soccer, World Cup and “300: Rise of an Empire.”

By Steven Goff  |  02:20 PM ET, 03/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brazil, Soccer and Society

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 02/28/2014

Soccer Outsider gives his initial thoughts on D.C. United’s 2014 campaign

United should be remarkably competent this year. Admirably mediocre. Maybe even reasonably good.

By Jeff Maurer  |  11:33 AM ET, 02/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 08:10 PM ET, 02/10/2014

Italian player’s ‘header’ earns red card

A soccer player in an obscure Italian league celebrates by smashing his head into the side of the bench ... and is ejected.

By Steven Goff  |  08:10 PM ET, 02/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  italy, world soccer

Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 02/03/2014

A salute for an American soccer pioneer

Hicabi “Turk” Emekli, 88, was inducted into the Virginia-D.C. Soccer Hall of Fame.

By Steven Goff  |  01:05 PM ET, 02/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ncaa soccer, soccer history, ussf

Posted at 07:03 PM ET, 01/23/2014

USSF budget details surface

The U.S. Soccer Federation is close to finalizing a budget that includes World Cup and player development spending.

By Steven Goff  |  07:03 PM ET, 01/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. soccer, ussf

Posted at 09:05 PM ET, 01/10/2014

Mullins, Brian win Hermann Trophy

Maryland’s Patrick Mullins won the Hermann Trophy for the second consecutive year, while Virginia’s Morgan Brian won the women’s award.

By Steven Goff  |  09:05 PM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 11:43 AM ET, 01/10/2014

Friday kickaround

Results of NWSL expansion draft. MLS news and notes. Hermann Trophy announcement. And more from the American soccer scene ...

By Steven Goff  |  11:43 AM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, ncaa soccer, NWSL

Posted at 06:22 PM ET, 01/02/2014

Terps’ Tshuma signs with MLS

Maryland sophomore Schillo Tshuma joined Virginia freshman Jordan Allen in leaving school early to sign with MLS.

By Steven Goff  |  06:22 PM ET, 01/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer

Posted at 04:44 PM ET, 12/30/2013

2014 soccer calendar

A list of more than 50 key dates on the 2014 U.S. and international soccer schedule, including the World Cup in Brazil.

By Steven Goff  |  04:44 PM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college cup, fifa, MLS, world soccer

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 12/18/2013

Howard University dismisses head coach

Following a 1-17-0 season, Howard University fired the men’s soccer coach.

By Steven Goff  |  01:50 PM ET, 12/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ncaa soccer

Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 12/15/2013

College Cup: Notre Dame 2, Maryland 1

Under controversial circumstances, Notre Dame won its first NCAA College Cup championship with a 2-1 victory over the Maryland Terrapins.

By Steven Goff  |  11:59 PM ET, 12/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college cup, ncaa soccer

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 12/15/2013

College Cup: Maryland vs. Notre Dame

The Maryland Terrapins aim for a third NCAA College Cup soccer championship since 2005 when they face Notre Dame at PPL Park.

By Steven Goff  |  01:35 PM ET, 12/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college cup, ncaa soccer

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 12/14/2013

D.C. United pursuing U.S. national team forward Eddie Johnson

D.C. United is seeking to acquire U.S. national team forward Eddie Johnson from the Seattle Sounders for financial considerations.

By Steven Goff  |  01:31 PM ET, 12/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer

Posted at 12:18 AM ET, 12/14/2013

Maryland defeats Virginia, gains College Cup championship berth vs. Notre Dame

Patrick Mullins scored twice as Maryland defeated Virginia, 2-1, to advance to Sunday’s College Cup soccer final against Notre Dame.

By Steven Goff  |  12:18 AM ET, 12/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college cup, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 06:34 PM ET, 12/10/2013

Snow removal for College Cup

Crews at PPL Park are busy clearing snow from the field ahead of this weekend’s College Cup.

By Steven Goff  |  06:34 PM ET, 12/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college cup, ncaa soccer

Posted at 12:09 AM ET, 12/10/2013

Video: Ibrahimovic’s 2 goals, 2 assists

Watch Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice and set up two other goals for Paris Saint-Germain against Sochaux in Ligue 1 over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  12:09 AM ET, 12/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  psg, world soccer

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 12/09/2013

College soccer roundup: UCLA wins women’s title, men’s semis are set

UCLA defeated Florida State for the NCAA women’s soccer title, while the men’s schedule for the College Cup at PPL Park is set.

By Steven Goff  |  12:49 PM ET, 12/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college cup, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 06:50 PM ET, 12/07/2013

Terrapins earn College Cup berth with 2-1 victory at Cal

Michael Sauers scored in the 86th minute as the Maryland soccer team advanced to the College Cup for the eighth time in 16 years.

By Steven Goff  |  06:50 PM ET, 12/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college cup, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 12/05/2013

World Cup draw: Soccer Outsider examines the possibilities for U.S. Soccer

Will Jeff Maurer be happy? Sad? Somewhere in between?

By Jeff Maurer  |  12:33 PM ET, 12/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 12/03/2013

Soccer Outsider on U.S. Soccer’s terrible crest

It’s time for a more intimidating logo.

By Jeff Maurer  |  01:31 PM ET, 12/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 12/02/2013

Regional college soccer roundup

Virginia and Virginia Tech are headed to the women’s College Cup, while Virginia and Maryland earned quarterfinal berths in the NCAA men’s soccer tournament.

By Steven Goff  |  09:33 AM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, NCAA soccer tournament, virginia cavaliers, virginia tech hokies

Posted at 10:24 AM ET, 11/25/2013

Regional college soccer roundup

The Virginia and Virginia Tech women and Maryland, Georgetown and Virginia men remain alive in the NCAA soccer tournaments.

By Steven Goff  |  10:24 AM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  georgetown hoyas, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, NCAA soccer tournament, virginia cavaliers, virginia tech hokies

Posted at 10:05 PM ET, 11/21/2013

Navy, GMU advance in NCAA tournament

Navy extended the nation’s longest winning streak to 15 by routing VCU, while George Mason needed PKs to eliminate William & Mary in the NCAA men’s soccer tournament.

By Steven Goff  |  10:05 PM ET, 11/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ncaa soccer, NCAA soccer tournament

Posted at 04:36 PM ET, 11/18/2013

UMBC unhappy with No. 16 seed

Despite the best record in the country and high rankings, the UMBC Retrievers received the No. 16 seed in the NCAA men’s soccer tournament.

By Steven Goff  |  04:36 PM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ncaa soccer, NCAA soccer tournament, umbc

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 11/18/2013

Terps are 5th seed in NCAA tournament

ACC champion Maryland is the No. 5 seed in the NCAA men’s soccer tournament, while Virginia, George Mason, Georgetown, Navy, UMBC, William & Mary, ODU and VCU also made the 48-team field.

By Steven Goff  |  12:52 PM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  georgetown hoyas, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 08:28 PM ET, 11/17/2013

Regional college soccer roundup

Maryland won its second consecutive ACC soccer title, while George Mason conquered the Atlantic 10 and Navy advanced to the NCAA tournament for the first time in 25 years.

By Steven Goff  |  08:28 PM ET, 11/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  georgetown hoyas, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers, virginia tech hokies

Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 11/16/2013

Late-game tournament drama for local college teams

Virginia, Maryland and George Mason won in dramatic fashion in conference soccer tournaments, while the top-ranked Virginia women rolled in the NCAA first round.

By Steven Goff  |  10:52 AM ET, 11/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ncaa soccer

Posted at 09:45 PM ET, 11/12/2013

ACC tournament results, plus local junior colleges in nationals

Top-seeded Maryland defeated Boston College while Virginia upset third-seeded Wake Forest in the ACC men’s soccer tournament quarterfinals.

By Steven Goff  |  09:45 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  acc soccer, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 05:32 AM ET, 11/12/2013

College soccer tournament updates

Virginia and Virginia Tech are among the top four seeds in the NCAA women’s soccer tournament, while Maryland and Virginia begin the ACC men’s tournament.

By Steven Goff  |  05:32 AM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ncaa soccer, NCAA soccer tournament

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 11/11/2013

Regional college soccer rankings

Maryland and Georgetown will enter the ACC and Big East men’s soccer tournaments as the top seeds. Women’s teams await the NCAA tournament announcement.

By Steven Goff  |  12:15 PM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  georgetown hoyas, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers, virginia tech hokies

Posted at 08:56 PM ET, 11/08/2013

Hokies upset No. 1 Virginia, 4-2

Virginia Tech upset No. 1 and previously unbeaten Virginia, 4-2, in the ACC women’s soccer tournament semifinals.

By Steven Goff  |  08:56 PM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers, virginia tech hokies

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 11/04/2013

Regional college soccer rankings

The Maryland Terrapins are back atop the Insider’s regional men’s rankings, while the Virginia women’s team won for the 20th consecutive time.

By Steven Goff  |  10:00 AM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ncaa soccer

Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 10/31/2013

Thursday kickaround

MLS playoffs. David Beckham’s Miami ambitions. Americans abroad. U.S. women’s national team. Navy soccer.

By Steven Goff  |  10:06 AM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, MLS, ncaa soccer, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 10/29/2013

Soccer Outsider: D.C. United-Houston match diary, player ratings

At long last, it’s over.

By Jeff Maurer  |  12:59 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 10/29/2013

Tuesday kickaround

MLS playoff schedule. D.C. United stadium. Vancouver coaching change. Americans abroad. Soccer on TV. World Cup ticket update. Virginia Cavaliers.

By Steven Goff  |  09:30 AM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, MLS, ncaa soccer

Posted at 01:10 AM ET, 10/28/2013

Regional college soccer roundup

Georgetown, Maryland and Virginia are setting pace in local men’s soccer, while the Virginia women won their 18th consecutive match.

By Steven Goff  |  01:10 AM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ncaa soccer

Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 10/24/2013

Thursday kickaround

MLS Supporters’ Shield and playoff races. CONCACAF Champions League. Americans abroad. U.S. women ticket sales. NCAA soccer.

By Steven Goff  |  10:09 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, concacaf champions league, MLS, ncaa soccer, U.S. national team, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Soccer Outsider tries to find the silver linings to D.C. United’s dismal season

With high draft pick next season and a new stadium on the horizon, not all is lost.

By Jeff Maurer  |  12:48 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Wednesday kickaround

MLS to Orlando? Jermaine Jones to MLS? Oguchi Onyewu to QPR. Brek Shea on loan? And much more from the American soccer scene this morning ...

By Steven Goff  |  12:02 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS, ncaa soccer, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 10/21/2013

Regional college soccer roundup

The Georgetown Hoyas moved back atop the local men’s rankings, while the undefeated Virginia women’s soccer team won its 16th consecutive match.

By Steven Goff  |  12:11 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  georgetown hoyas, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers, virginia tech hokies

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 10/18/2013

Friday kickaround

D.C. United visits Kansas City. Buzzard Point stadium meeting. Virginia, Virginia Tech and Georgetown women’s teams win. Extraordinary life story of a high school player.

By Steven Goff  |  11:40 AM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 10/15/2013

Soccer Outsider: D.C. United-Philadelphia match diary, player ratings

So many missed chances lead to a draw.

By Jeff Maurer  |  11:42 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 06:01 PM ET, 10/14/2013

Soccer Outsider: USA-Jamaica match diary, player ratings

In a meaningless game, the U.S. team plays mostly in “meh” mode, but pulls off the victory.

By Jeff Maurer  |  06:01 PM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 11:32 PM ET, 10/13/2013

Regional college soccer roundup

The University of Virginia women’s soccer team remains the only perfect team in Division I after a pair of ACC victories. On the men’s side, Virginia and the Maryland Terrapins are unbeaten in eight straight.

By Steven Goff  |  11:32 PM ET, 10/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  georgetown hoyas, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 10/11/2013

Friday kickaround

Two nights of NCAA soccer in Charlottesville: No. 1 Virginia women vs. Notre Dame in a controversial finish and UVA men vs. Maryland Terrapins tonight. Plus, U.S. national team’s World Cup qualifying finales and D.C. United news and notes.

By Steven Goff  |  10:13 AM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Maryland Terrapins, MLS, ncaa soccer, Roundup, U.S. national team, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 02:22 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Olsen, Kasper likely to return in 2014

Despite MLS's worst record, D.C. United is leaning toward retaining Coach Ben Olsen and General Manager Dave Kasper in 2014.

By Steven Goff  |  02:22 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 01:39 PM ET, 10/08/2013

Jakovic, Thorrington out for last 3 matches

D.C. United's Dejan Jakovic and John Thorrington are likely to miss the last three matches of the MLS season with injuries, Coach Ben Olsen said.

By Steven Goff  |  01:39 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 06:50 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Soccer Outsider: United-Fire match diary, player ratings

The players are playing for their jobs. But the team fields a lineup that is essentially Richmond Kickers Platinum.

By Jeff Maurer  |  06:50 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 01:33 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Soccer and Society: kids vs. cancer

Tyler Smith, a 12-year-old soccer player in Northern Virginia, wanted to honor his grandmother, who lost her battle with breast cancer. He hatched an idea: pink uniforms.

By Steven Goff  |  01:33 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer and Society

Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 10/07/2013

Regional college soccer roundup

Georgetown, Maryland and Virginia have found their stride midway through the men's college soccer season, while the Virginia women's team remains perfect and ranked No. 1 in the country.

By Steven Goff  |  10:54 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College soccer, georgetown hoyas, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 11:56 PM ET, 10/06/2013

Video: MLS goal of the year?

Video of Camilo scoring an unbelievable goal for the Vancouver Whitecaps against the Portland Timbers in an MLS match at BC Place.

By Steven Goff  |  11:56 PM ET, 10/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 01:33 AM ET, 10/05/2013

Chicago Fire 3, D.C. United 0

Three days after winning the U.S. Open Cup, D.C. United returned to its regular ways with a 3-0 loss to the Chicago Fire at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:33 AM ET, 10/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chicago fire, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 07:16 PM ET, 10/04/2013

D.C. United vs. Chicago Fire

Fresh off the U.S. Open Cup championship, D.C. United resumes MLS regular season play against the Chicago Fire at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  07:16 PM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chicago fire, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 10/03/2013

Soccer Outsider on D.C. United's U.S. Open Cup victory

A bad season got a little better with the acquisition of some hardware.

By Jeff Maurer  |  04:13 PM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 10/03/2013

Few minutes with D.C. United's Ben Olsen

After winning the U.S. Open Cup championship, D.C. United's Ben Olsen turns his attention back to the MLS regular season.

By Steven Goff  |  12:46 PM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 03:04 AM ET, 10/02/2013

D.C. United wins U.S. Open Cup

Near the end of a ruinous MLS season, D.C. United found joy in the U.S. Open Cup, capping the tournament with a 1-0 victory over Real Salt Lake.

By Steven Goff  |  03:04 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, real salt lake, u.s. open cup

Posted at 01:06 AM ET, 10/01/2013

U.S. Open Cup primer: United at Real Salt Lake

D.C. United and Real Salt Lake tangle Tuesday night in the U.S. Open Cup final at Rio Tinto Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:06 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  d.c. united real salt lake, Major League Soccer, u.s. open cup

Posted at 11:20 PM ET, 09/29/2013

Regional college soccer roundup

The Georgetown Hoyas (men) and undefeated Virginia Cavaliers (women) remain the top teams in the college soccer regional roundup.

By Steven Goff  |  11:20 PM ET, 09/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  georgetown hoyas, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 09/29/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Aron Johnannsson scored his fourth goal in two matches this week for AZ Alkmaar in the Dutch Eredivisie.

By Steven Goff  |  03:34 PM ET, 09/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 02:52 PM ET, 09/27/2013

D.C. United news and notes

Collin Martin balances soccer and school. D.C. United's young lineup in Toronto. Injury report. Weather outlook. U.S. Open Cup TV plans. MLS salaries.

By Steven Goff  |  02:52 PM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, u.s. open cup

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 09/27/2013

Friday kickaround

Video of hat tricks recorded by U.S. national team forwards Herculez Gomez and Aron Johannsson. Junior Flores update. University of Virginia women's team remains perfect by defeating Duke, 3-2.

By Steven Goff  |  09:31 AM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, College soccer, Roundup, U.S. national team, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 08:17 PM ET, 09/25/2013

U.S. national team coaches’ earnings

How much will Juergen Klinsmann earn in bonuses at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil?

By Steven Goff  |  08:17 PM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 09/25/2013

William and Mary upsets No. 1 team again

For the second time this season, William and Mary has upset the No. 1 college soccer team in the country. The North Carolina Tar Heels fall, 1-0.

By Steven Goff  |  09:16 AM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College soccer

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 09/24/2013

Few minutes with D.C. United’s Ben Olsen

With an MLS match this weekend and the U.S. Open Cup final looming, D.C. United Coach Ben Olsen answered a few questions after Tuesday’s training session at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:45 PM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, u.s. open cup

Posted at 01:04 PM ET, 09/24/2013

Soccer Outsider: United-Revolution match diary, player ratings

Further evidence that soccer games on artificial turf are a bad idea.

By Jeff Maurer  |  01:04 PM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 07:04 PM ET, 09/23/2013

NASL club in Virginia seeking temporary home

Delays in a stadium project will force the Virginia Cavalry, a North American Soccer League expansion team, to find a temporary home in the spring.

By Steven Goff  |  07:04 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NASL, U.S. soccer, virginia cavalry

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 09/23/2013

D.C. United news and notes

D.C. United is exploring a possible postseason trip to Indonesia for multiple friendlies. Plus, U.S. Open Cup TV update and more ...

By Steven Goff  |  02:45 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, el salvador, Major League Soccer, MLS, u.s. open cup

Posted at 10:37 AM ET, 09/23/2013

Regional college soccer roundup

The Georgetown men’s and women’s soccer teams continued their winning ways, while the top-ranked Virginia women remained unbeaten.

By Steven Goff  |  10:37 AM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  georgetown hoyas, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 09/22/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Geoff Cameron scored for Stoke City at Arsenal and Terrence Boyd notched a goal for Rapid Vienna, while Brad Guzan made two superb saves for Aston Villa, including an early penalty kick.

By Steven Goff  |  01:50 PM ET, 09/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 06:40 PM ET, 09/21/2013

D.C. United at New England Revolution

With the MLS regular season winding down, D.C. United visits Gillette Stadium to face the New England Revolution.

By Steven Goff  |  06:40 PM ET, 09/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, new england revolution

Posted at 09:43 PM ET, 09/20/2013

Soccer and Society: ‘The Newsroom’

Soccer receives mention on HBO’s “The Newsroom.“

By Steven Goff  |  09:43 PM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer and Society, world soccer

Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 09/20/2013

U.S. women’s national team schedule

The U.S. women’s national soccer team added to its fall schedule by announcing friendlies against New Zealand in San Francisco and Columbus.

By Steven Goff  |  01:09 PM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. soccer, u.s. women's national team, women's world cup

Posted at 05:24 PM ET, 09/19/2013

Soccer Outsider: United-Galaxy match diary, player ratings

Hey, a point!

By Jeff Maurer  |  05:24 PM ET, 09/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 09/18/2013

HBO’s Seattle experience

HBO’s “Real Sports” did a wonderful job capturing the sensational soccer scene in Seattle, but short-changed the rest of the league.

By Steven Goff  |  04:24 PM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Major League Soccer, MLS, seattle sounders

Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 09/17/2013

D.C. United news and notes

For D.C. United, it’s all about U.S. Open Cup preparations: two weeks until the final at Real Salt Lake.

By Steven Goff  |  03:04 PM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, u.s. open cup

Posted at 11:25 AM ET, 09/16/2013

Regional college soccer roundup

Maryland has stumbled at the start of the men’s college soccer season, while Georgetown is beginning to find its way. Meantime, the Virginia and Georgetown women’s teams remain perfect.

By Steven Goff  |  11:25 AM ET, 09/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  georgetown hoyas, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer

Posted at 07:55 PM ET, 09/15/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Four Americans, including Netherlands-based Aron Johannsson, scored in European soccer leagues over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  07:55 PM ET, 09/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 09:52 PM ET, 09/14/2013

D.C. United 2, Los Angeles Galaxy 2

D.C. United recovered from early and late deficits to earn a 2-2 draw with the Los Angeles Galaxy in an MLS match at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  09:52 PM ET, 09/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, los angeles galaxy, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 09/14/2013

D.C. United vs. Los Angeles Galaxy

D.C. United hosts the two-time defending champion Los Angeles Galaxy at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  03:06 PM ET, 09/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, los angeles galaxy, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 05:58 PM ET, 09/13/2013

A few minutes with Bruce Arena

SOCCER INSIDER | Veteran soccer coach Bruce Arena addresses the L.A. Galaxy, Landon Donovan, MLS, artificial turf, MLS scheduling and his own future as he brings his squad to D.C. to face United.

By Steven Goff  |  05:58 PM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  los angeles galaxy, Major League Soccer, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:41 PM ET, 09/13/2013

Friday kickaround

The U.S. national soccer team will play Scotland on Nov. 15 in one of two European-based friendlies for the Americans during a FIFA fixture window.

By Steven Goff  |  12:41 PM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College soccer, D.C. United, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 09/11/2013

Soccer Outsider: USA-Mexico match diary, player ratings

Let’s all go to Brazil, shall we?

By Jeff Maurer  |  12:53 PM ET, 09/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 07:01 PM ET, 09/10/2013

World Cup qualifier: USA vs. Mexico

The U.S. national soccer team welcomes Mexico to Columbus Crew Stadium for a critical World Cup qualifier.

By Steven Goff  |  07:01 PM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mexico, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 09/10/2013

Soccer Outsider: United-Chivas match diary, player ratings

Jeff Maurer watched so you don’t have to.

By Jeff Maurer  |  05:02 PM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 11:11 PM ET, 09/08/2013

Chivas USA 1, D.C. United 0

D.C. United remained winless on the road, dropping a 1-0 decision to Chivas USA in an MLS match Sunday night.

By Steven Goff  |  11:11 PM ET, 09/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chivas usa, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 03:21 PM ET, 09/07/2013

Soccer Outsider: USA-Costa Rica match diary, player ratings

Things could not have gone worse for the Americans.

By Jeff Maurer  |  03:21 PM ET, 09/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 09:09 AM ET, 09/04/2013

Soccer Outsider: D.C. United-Red Bulls match diary, player ratings

Another road game, another road loss.

By Jeff Maurer  |  09:09 AM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 12:37 AM ET, 09/04/2013

Women’s friendly: USA 7, Mexico 0

Sydney Leroux scored four goals in the first half as the U.S. women's national soccer team rolled to a 7-0 victory over Mexico at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  12:37 AM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. soccer, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 09/03/2013

Jozy Altidore cleared to resume workouts

Jozy Altidore will resume training with the U.S. national team after sitting out Sunderland's Premier League match over the weekend. While the men prepare for Friday's World Cup qualifier at Costa Rica, the women will host Mexico in a friendly tonight at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  10:03 AM ET, 09/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College soccer, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 11:08 PM ET, 09/01/2013

Monday kickaround

U.S. national team roster updates. Costa Rica roster. U.S. women in Washington. Maryland Terrapins and Georgetown Hoyas. Another MLS bicycle kick goal.

By Steven Goff  |  11:08 PM ET, 09/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College soccer, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 09/01/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

With two World Cup qualifiers approaching, two players not selected to the U.S. national team, Sacha Kljestan and Terrence Boyd, scored in Belgium and Austria, respectively.

By Steven Goff  |  03:50 PM ET, 09/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 07:22 PM ET, 08/31/2013

D.C. United at New York Red Bulls

D.C. United visits New Jersey to face the New York Red Bulls in a Major League Soccer match.

By Steven Goff  |  07:22 PM ET, 08/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, new york red bulls

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 08/30/2013

2007 D.C. draft pick Arguez arrested in Georgia

Bryan Arguez, D.C. United's first-round draft pick in 2007 and a member of two U.S. squads at the Under-20 World Cup, remains jailed in Georgia after being charged with rape three weeks ago.

By Steven Goff  |  03:48 PM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, NASL, U.S. soccer

Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 08/29/2013

Thursday kickaround

Juergen Klinsmann is preparing to name the 23-man U.S. national team roster for the two upcoming World Cup qualifiers. Plus, Americans abroad, D.C. United, Washington Spirit, Richmond Kickers, Maryland Terps, Georgetown Hoyas.

By Steven Goff  |  11:19 AM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Canada, College soccer, D.C. United, MLS, NWSL, richmond kickers, U.S. national team

Posted at 07:17 PM ET, 08/27/2013

New FC Barcelona-Qatar Airways TV ad

By Steven Goff  |  07:17 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FC Barcelona, world soccer

Posted at 06:55 PM ET, 08/27/2013

Americans abroad, Tuesday roundup

American striker Jozy Altidore scored his first goal for Sunderland during a 4-2 comeback victory over MK Dons in England's League Cup.

By Steven Goff  |  06:55 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, uefa champions league

Posted at 08:30 PM ET, 08/26/2013

U.S. women's national team at RFK next week

The U.S. women's national team will appear at RFK Stadium next week for a friendly against Mexico. Ticket update, rosters, injuries, open training session .....

By Steven Goff  |  08:30 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  rfk stadium, U.S. soccer, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 08/24/2013

D.C. United vs. Toronto FC

D.C. United, the worst team in MLS's Eastern Conference, welcomes Toronto FC, the second-worst team in the Eastern Conference, to RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  06:04 PM ET, 08/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, toronto fc

Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 08/23/2013

MLS rescinds Ben Olsen's suspension

MLS rescinded D.C. United Coach Ben Olsen's one-game suspension, received after being ejected from last weekend's match in Montreal.

By Steven Goff  |  01:52 PM ET, 08/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 02:18 PM ET, 08/20/2013

Soccer Outsider: United-Impact match diary, player ratings

Same old, same old from United.

By Jeff Maurer  |  02:18 PM ET, 08/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 11:20 PM ET, 08/17/2013

Montreal Impact 2, D.C. United 1

During a 2-1 loss at Montreal, D.C. United Coach Ben Olsen was involved in a sideline scuffle with Impact Coach Marco Schallibaum. Both were ejected.

By Steven Goff  |  11:20 PM ET, 08/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, montreal impact

Posted at 06:01 PM ET, 08/17/2013

D.C. United at Montreal Impact

Two weeks after defeating Montreal, D.C. United visits Quebec to face the Impact in an MLS match at Saputo Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  06:01 PM ET, 08/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, montreal impact

Posted at 06:28 PM ET, 08/16/2013

Maryland Terrapins lose two key players

Maryland Terrapins forward Christiano Francois will redshirt for academic reasons and defender Jordan Cyrus was ruled ineligible by the NCAA.

By Steven Goff  |  06:28 PM ET, 08/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College soccer, Maryland Terrapins, ncaa soccer

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 08/16/2013

Friday kickaround

Omar Gonzalez's designated player deal and Maryland Terrapins in MLS. Americans abroad Joseph Gyau and Oguchi Onyewu. Washington Spirit. U.S. women's national team. D.C. United video flashback: 1996 playoffs.

By Steven Goff  |  09:45 AM ET, 08/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, College soccer, D.C. United, Maryland Terrapins, Roundup, washington spirit

Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 08/15/2013

Soccer Outsider: USA-Bosnia and Herzegovina match diary, player ratings

Jozy! Jozy! Jozy!

By Jeff Maurer  |  04:24 PM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 08/15/2013

D.C. United signs Swiss defender

D.C. United has signed Dennis Iapichino, a Swiss left back waived by the Montreal Impact last week.

By Steven Goff  |  02:05 PM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 08/12/2013

Klinsmann's U.S. roster for Bosnia friendly

Juergen Klinsmann has set his roster for the U.S. national soccer team's friendly against Bosnia-Herzegovina in Sarajevo on Wednesday.

By Steven Goff  |  12:02 PM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 07:02 PM ET, 08/10/2013

D.C. United at Philadelphia Union

After a stirring U.S. Open Cup result, D.C. United resumes the inconsequential portion of the campaign with a league match against the Philadelphia Union at PPL Park.

By Steven Goff  |  07:02 PM ET, 08/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, philadelphia union

Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 08/09/2013

D.C. United news and notes

D.C. United completed a trade with the New England Revolution, acquiring a late-round draft pick for Charlie Davies's MLS rights. Plus, Luis Silva's injury status and other items ahead of the Philadelphia match.

By Steven Goff  |  12:08 PM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 07:07 PM ET, 08/08/2013

D.C. United to trade Charlie Davies' MLS rights to New England Revolution

Almost two years since Charlie Davies last played in MLS, D.C. United is preparing to trade the forward's rights to the New England Revolution.

By Steven Goff  |  07:07 PM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, new england revolution

Posted at 07:37 PM ET, 08/07/2013

U.S. Open Cup: D.C. United at Chicago Fire

D.C. United faces the Chicago Fire in a U.S. Open Cup semifinal at Toyota Park.

By Steven Goff  |  07:37 PM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chicago fire, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, u.s. open cup

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 08/07/2013

Soccer and Society: Jason Sudeikis and Jimmy Fallon

Behind the scenes with Jason Sudeikis on making his NBC Premier League promotional ads with Tottenham Hotspur and Jimmy Fallon having fun with MLS all-stars.

By Steven Goff  |  01:26 PM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, Premier League, Soccer and Society

Posted at 12:01 PM ET, 08/06/2013

Previewing D.C. United's Open Cup semifinal

D.C. United is gearing up for the U.S. Open Cup semifinals Wednesday night against the Chicago Fire at Toyota Park.

By Steven Goff  |  12:01 PM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, u.s. open cup

Posted at 10:19 PM ET, 08/05/2013

Clint Dempsey signing demonstrates MLS's growth and growing pains

In its 18th season, Major League Soccer has made massive strides but continues to show immaturity.

By Steven Goff  |  10:19 PM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Major League Soccer, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 08/04/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

How 54 American soccer players in foreign leagues, including England, Germany, Netherlands and Mexico, fared over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  06:13 PM ET, 08/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 08/04/2013

In photos, what a difference a week makes for D.C. United's Ben Olsen

Tony Quinn's contrasting photos of D.C. United Coach Ben Olsen following last week's loss and this week's victory.

By Steven Goff  |  11:00 AM ET, 08/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 12:58 AM ET, 08/04/2013

D.C. United 3, Montreal Impact 1

Luis Silva scored for the third consecutive match and Conor Doyle had a goal and an assist in D.C. United's 3-1 victory over the Montreal Impact at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  12:58 AM ET, 08/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, montreal impact

Posted at 06:08 PM ET, 08/03/2013

D.C. United vs. Montreal Impact

D.C. United faces the Montreal Impact in a Major League Soccer match at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  06:08 PM ET, 08/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, montreal impact

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 08/03/2013

Closer look at Clint Dempsey's move to Seattle

Questions -- and a few answers -- about U.S. national team star Clint Dempsey's imminent move to MLS's Seattle Sounders from Tottenham Hotspur.

By Steven Goff  |  03:05 PM ET, 08/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Major League Soccer, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:29 PM ET, 08/02/2013

D.C. United news and notes

Ben Olsen is balancing D.C. United's needs against Montreal in an MLS regular season match Saturday with the importance of Wednesday's U.S. Open Cup semifinal at Chicago.

By Steven Goff  |  12:29 PM ET, 08/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 08/01/2013

Thursday kickaround

D.C. United's Lionard Pajoy sidelined for six weeks. Oguchi Onyewu in Portugal. Terrence Boyd scores. Americans abroad. Washington Spirit loses again. Soccer man as IRS commissioner.

By Steven Goff  |  05:13 PM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS, Roundup, Soccer and Society, U.S. national team, washington spirit

Posted at 01:18 AM ET, 08/01/2013

Soccer and Society: Cristiano Ronaldo juggles baseball at Dodger Stadium

While in Los Angeles with Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo dropped by Dodger Stadium to throw out the ceremonial first pitch. He was better with his feet than with his hands, as these videos attest.

By Steven Goff  |  01:18 AM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer and Society

Posted at 12:42 AM ET, 08/01/2013

Garber's 2020 vision: 24 MLS clubs

During halftime of a forgettable all-star game, MLS Commissioner Don Garber announced the league plans to add four clubs by 2020, raising the total to 24.

By Steven Goff  |  12:42 AM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 07/31/2013

D.C. United prospect Syamsir Alam has logged followers but not minutes

D.C. United's most popular player, by social media standards, is Indonesia's Syamsir Alam, who has not played a minute in an MLS regular season match.

By Steven Goff  |  03:50 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 07/30/2013

Soccer Outsider on D.C. United's stadium proposal

Jeff Maurer sees a good deal all around.

By Jeff Maurer  |  03:02 PM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 07/30/2013

D.C. United news and notes

The latest D.C. United updates from RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  12:40 PM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 09:44 AM ET, 07/30/2013

Soccer Outsider: USA-Panama match diary, player ratings

Jeff Maurer just wants to be able to boast, "We have the best B-team in the region!"

By Jeff Maurer  |  09:44 AM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 01:14 AM ET, 07/28/2013

New England Revolution 2, D.C. United 1

Despite another long-distance goal by Luis Silva, D.C. United lost again, 2-1 to the New England Revolution at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:14 AM ET, 07/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, new england revolution

Posted at 05:31 PM ET, 07/27/2013

D.C. United vs. New England Revolution

D.C. United returns to RFK Stadium to face the New England Revolution in an MLS match.

By Steven Goff  |  05:31 PM ET, 07/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, new england revolution

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 07/26/2013

Soccer Outsider: USA-Honduras match diary, player ratings

Jeff Maurer tries --and mostly fails -- to temper his optimism about the American's play of late.

By Jeff Maurer  |  12:49 PM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 07/25/2013

With proposal in place, D.C. United begins efforts to finalize stadium plan with city

D.C. United reached a preliminary deal with the city to build a soccer stadium at Buzzard Point, but several obstacles remain.

By Steven Goff  |  03:42 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 07/25/2013

D.C. United stadium plan: Day 1

At a news conference at Buzzard Point, D.C. United officials and Mayor Vincent Gray formally unveiled plans for a soccer stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  11:05 AM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 06:51 PM ET, 07/24/2013

D.C. United and Mayor Gray reach preliminary deal for soccer stadium at Buzzard Point

D.C. United executives and District officials have reached a preliminary $300 million deal to build a 20,000-seat stadium for the team on Buzzard Point in Southwest Washington.

By Steven Goff  |  06:51 PM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 07/23/2013

A few good minutes with Conor Doyle

Conor Doyle discusses his loan to D.C. United from England's Derby County, his Irish roots, U.S. under-20 experiences and visiting Washington for the first time.

By Steven Goff  |  03:36 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 07/23/2013

D.C. United news and notes

The latest from RFK Stadium as D.C. United's season-long problems continue.

By Steven Goff  |  01:34 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 07/22/2013

Olsen's longevity sets United coaching mark

The milestone passed quietly, without fanfare, lost amid another defeat in a shambolic season: Ben Olsen is now the longest-serving head coach in D.C. United history.

By Steven Goff  |  05:02 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 10:30 PM ET, 07/20/2013

Chicago Fire routs D.C. United, 4-1

D.C. United remained winless on the road in MLS with a 4-1 loss to the Chicago Fire at Toyota Park. Chris Rolfe scored twice.

By Steven Goff  |  10:30 PM ET, 07/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chicago fire, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 07:38 PM ET, 07/20/2013

D.C. United at Chicago Fire

D.C. United continues its search for an MLS away victory with a visit to Toyota Park to face the Chicago Fire.

By Steven Goff  |  07:38 PM ET, 07/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chicago fire, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 04:23 PM ET, 07/18/2013

Soccer Outsider: Thursday snark-around!

Thoughts on FIFA's Qatar misadventure and other topics in the world of soccer.

By Jeff Maurer  |  04:23 PM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer Outsider

Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 07/18/2013

D.C. United acquires Conor Doyle

D.C. United's youth movement continued with the acquisition of Conor Doyle, a 21-year-old forward loaned to MLS from English club Derby County.

By Steven Goff  |  01:12 PM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 07/18/2013

McDonald: From Washington to Wasatch

The veteran defender reflects on his time with United and his trade to Real Salt Lake this week.

By Steven Goff  |  10:04 AM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, real salt lake

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 07/17/2013

D.C. United trades McDonald to Salt Lake

D.C. United traded veteran defender Brandon McDonald to Real Salt Lake for two MLS draft picks.

By Steven Goff  |  12:49 PM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 06:49 PM ET, 07/16/2013

Seaton making strides with Kickers, United

D.C. United's Michael Seaton just turned 17, but is making substantial progress as a first-year pro.

By Steven Goff  |  06:49 PM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 01:58 PM ET, 07/16/2013

D.C. United news and notes

D.C. United returns to work today after a break from league play: injury update, trialists, international search, on-loan players, RFK's new field.

By Steven Goff  |  01:58 PM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 07/15/2013

Update on Virginia's NASL expansion club

Mark Simpson and the expansion Virginia Cavalry FC are nine months from their first North American Soccer League match.

By Steven Goff  |  04:26 PM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, NASL, North American Soccer League, virginia cavalry

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 07/15/2013

MLS all-star game roster is set

Sporting Kansas City Coach Peter Vermes named 18 players to the active roster for the MLS All-Star Game against Italian club Roma on July 31.

By Steven Goff  |  02:13 PM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 07/13/2013

Video: Michael Seaton assist, interview

D.C. United homegrown player Michael Seaton, 17, discusses his first-team debut during a 1-1 draw with Chivas Guadalajara at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  03:34 PM ET, 07/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:59 PM ET, 07/12/2013

D.C. United vs. Chivas Guadalajara

While Paul McCartney, a former Beatle, is playing Nationals Park, Chivas Guadalajara, the Goats, are visiting RFK Stadium for a friendly against D.C. United.

By Steven Goff  |  05:59 PM ET, 07/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chivas, D.C. United, Major League Soccer

Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 07/10/2013

D.C. United news and notes

Luis Silva, Jared Jeffrey and Collin Martin participated in their first D.C. United workouts Wednesday at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  02:09 PM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:24 PM ET, 07/09/2013

Collin Martin to sign with D.C. United

Wake Forest attacker Collin Martin, a Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School graduate, is planning to sign a homegrown contract with D.C. United.

By Steven Goff  |  06:24 PM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 07/09/2013

Soccer Outsider: United-Rapids match diary, player ratings

It's a positive, or, well ... it's a non-negative, which is positive.

By Jeff Maurer  |  02:15 PM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:46 AM ET, 07/09/2013

D.C. United acquires Silva from Toronto

Desperate for attacking help, D.C. United has acquired second-year midfielder Luis Silva from Toronto FC for an undisclosed amount of allocation money.

By Steven Goff  |  11:46 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, toronto fc

Posted at 11:23 AM ET, 07/09/2013

D.C. United sells Alain Rochat

A month after acquiring Alain Rochat from Vancouver, D.C. United has sold him to Swiss club Young Boys for more than $500,000.

By Steven Goff  |  11:23 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:39 AM ET, 07/09/2013

D.C. United, by the numbers

At its current pace, D.C. United will not win four regular season matches this year. Crunching the gruesome numbers in a lost MLS campaign ...

By Steven Goff  |  12:39 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 04:08 PM ET, 07/08/2013

Soccer Outsider: USA-Guatemala match diary, player ratings

Look at all those goals!

By Jeff Maurer  |  04:08 PM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:33 PM ET, 07/07/2013

D.C. United at Colorado Rapids

D.C. United visits the Colorado Rapids in an MLS match at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City.

By Steven Goff  |  08:33 PM ET, 07/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  colorado rapids, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 10:18 PM ET, 07/06/2013

D.C. United news and notes

D.C. United injury and roster updates, U.S. and Canada Gold Cup call-ups, Richmond Kickers win again, Washington Spirit loses again.

By Steven Goff  |  10:18 PM ET, 07/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Canada, colorado rapids, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 07/05/2013

Soccer Outsider: United-Seattle match diary, player ratings

Without DeLeon and De Rosario we finally got to see what this team looks like with less firepower and panache.

By Jeff Maurer  |  10:23 AM ET, 07/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:02 AM ET, 07/04/2013

Seattle Sounders 2, D.C. United 0

D.C. United falls to 2-13-3 in MLS with a 2-0 loss to the Seattle Sounders: match report, video, notes and more.

By Steven Goff  |  04:02 AM ET, 07/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, seattle sounders

Posted at 07:57 PM ET, 07/03/2013

D.C. United at Seattle Sounders

D.C. United carries its MLS-worst record to CenturyLink Field for a match against the Seattle Sounders.

By Steven Goff  |  07:57 PM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:19 PM ET, 07/03/2013

D.C. United signs Jared Jeffrey

D.C. United signed midfielder Jared Jeffrey, a 23-year-old American who has spent the past three years with the reserve squad for German club Mainz.

By Steven Goff  |  04:19 PM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:15 PM ET, 07/02/2013

Soccer Outsider: United-Vancouver match diary

Things don't appear to be getting any better for D.C. United any time soon.

By Jeff Maurer  |  03:15 PM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:04 PM ET, 06/29/2013

Videos: Whitecaps PK, Olsen's comments

D.C. United dropped a 1-0 decision to the Vancouver Whitecaps, and afterward, Coach Ben Olsen fumed about the referee's decision to award a penalty kick.

By Steven Goff  |  11:04 PM ET, 06/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 06/28/2013

D.C. United news and notes

By Steven Goff  |  01:44 PM ET, 06/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:14 AM ET, 06/27/2013

Klinsmann announces Gold Cup roster

Landon Donovan and Oguchi Onyewu were among 23 players named to Juergen Klinsmann's U.S. national team roster for the CONCACAF Gold Cup.

By Steven Goff  |  11:14 AM ET, 06/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  concacaf gold cup, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 12:52 AM ET, 06/27/2013

D.C. United advances in U.S. Open Cup

Dwayne De Rosario scored the go-ahead goal as D.C. United defeated the New England Revolution, 3-1, setting up a U.S. Open Cup semifinal at Chicago on Aug. 7.

By Steven Goff  |  12:52 AM ET, 06/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, u.s. open cup

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 06/25/2013

Soccer Outsider: United-San Jose match diary, player ratings

Hey, a win!

By Jeff Maurer  |  01:15 PM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:56 AM ET, 06/23/2013

D.C. United 1, San Jose Earthquakes 0

Chris Pontius's penalty kick in the 11th minute and a strong defensive effort propelled D.C. United to a 1-0 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes, ending a 13-game winless streak.

By Steven Goff  |  12:56 AM ET, 06/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 06/22/2013

D.C. United vs. San Jose Earthquakes

D.C. United will carry a 13-game MLS winless streak into Saturday's match against the San Jose Earthquakes at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  06:04 PM ET, 06/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:32 PM ET, 06/21/2013

Spain routs U.S. at FIFA Under-20 World Cup

Details and video from Spain's 4-1 victory over the United States at the FIFA Under-20 World Cup in Turkey.

By Steven Goff  |  11:32 PM ET, 06/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fifa, U.S. soccer, under-20 world cup

Posted at 11:08 PM ET, 06/20/2013

Video: Abby Wambach sets scoring record

Abby Wambach broke Mia Hamm's international soccer scoring record by netting four goals for the U.S. national team against South Korea.

By Steven Goff  |  11:08 PM ET, 06/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fifa, U.S. soccer, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 06/20/2013

Soccer Outsider: USA-Honduras match diary, player ratings

Brazil is on the horizon after another win.

By Jeff Maurer  |  11:18 AM ET, 06/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:12 PM ET, 06/18/2013

Soccer Outsider: United vs. Toronto match diary, player ratings

Jeff Maurer looks at United's latest low point in a season full of them.

By Jeff Maurer  |  02:12 PM ET, 06/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:57 PM ET, 06/16/2013

D.C. United's foreign signings, 2004-13

D.C. United is looking abroad for help but does not have a great track record with international signings the past 10 MLS seasons.

By Steven Goff  |  05:57 PM ET, 06/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:15 AM ET, 06/16/2013

Toronto FC 2, D.C. United 1

D.C. United relinquished an early lead and lost to Toronto FC, 2-1, extending its winless streak to 13 matches.

By Steven Goff  |  12:15 AM ET, 06/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 06/15/2013

D.C. United vs. Toronto FC

Neither D.C. United nor Toronto FC has won since March. Will someone break through tonight at RFK Stadium?

By Steven Goff  |  06:04 PM ET, 06/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 06/14/2013

D.C. United news and notes

The latest from RFK Stadium ahead of D.C. United’s MLS match against Toronto FC at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  12:25 PM ET, 06/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:08 PM ET, 06/13/2013

D.C. United's Pontius out with concussion

D.C. United’s Chris Pontius, Ethan White and James Riley have been ruled out of Saturday's MLS match against Toronto FC at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  08:08 PM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:14 PM ET, 06/13/2013

Soccer Outsider: USA-Panama match diary, player ratings

Jeff Maurer breaks down the Americans' thorough win.

By Jeff Maurer  |  12:14 PM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:00 AM ET, 06/13/2013

D.C. United advances in U.S. Open Cup

Dwayne De Rosario's hat trick propelled D.C. United into the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinals with a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Union.

By Steven Goff  |  01:00 AM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, NASL, u.s. open cup, usl

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 06/12/2013

Soccer Outsider: United-Revolution match diary, player ratings

There isn't much to say after United's scoreless draw with New England.

By Jeff Maurer  |  12:30 PM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:39 AM ET, 06/12/2013

World Cup qualifier: USA 2, Panama 0

The U.S. national soccer team seized first place in CONCACAF's World Cup qualifying group with a 2-0 victory over Panama in Seattle.

By Steven Goff  |  03:39 AM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  panama, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 08:19 PM ET, 06/11/2013

D.C. United GM Kasper backs Ben Olsen

D.C. United GM Dave Kasper says, despite the MLS club's problems, Coach Ben Olsen has his full support.

By Steven Goff  |  08:19 PM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:09 AM ET, 06/10/2013

Judge denies D.C. United's motion to dismiss Bryan Namoff case

A D.C. Superior Court judge denied D.C. United's motion to dismiss Bryan Namoff's $12 million civil suit against the MLS club and staff members for medical negligence.

By Steven Goff  |  04:09 AM ET, 06/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:03 AM ET, 06/09/2013

D.C. United 0, New England Revolution 0

D.C. United earned a point against the surging New England Revolution with a 0-0 draw, but the MLS club's winless streak reached 12.

By Steven Goff  |  12:03 AM ET, 06/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 06/06/2013

D.C. United acquires Vancouver defender

D.C. United acquires defender-midfielder Alain Rochat from the Vancouver Whitecaps for two draft picks.

By Steven Goff  |  02:00 PM ET, 06/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 PM ET, 06/05/2013

U.S. national team news and notes

The latest from Juergen Klinsmann and the U.S. national soccer team in Kingston, Jamaica, ahead of Friday's World Cup qualifier against the Reggae Boyz.

By Steven Goff  |  06:02 PM ET, 06/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jamaica, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 09:20 PM ET, 06/04/2013

Georgetown Hoyas set 2013 schedule

Georgetown, the 2012 NCAA runner-up in men's soccer, will open the season on the West Coast before playing eight of nine matches at home.

By Steven Goff  |  09:20 PM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  georgetown hoyas, ncaa soccer

Posted at 04:34 PM ET, 06/04/2013

Postcard from Jamaica

On the road with the U.S. national soccer team for World Cup qualifying.

By Steven Goff  |  04:34 PM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CONCACAF, jamaica, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 08:35 PM ET, 06/03/2013

U.S. national team news and notes

Roster updates, travel plans and other items ahead of the U.S. national soccer team's World Cup qualifier at Jamaica on Friday.

By Steven Goff  |  08:35 PM ET, 06/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CONCACAF, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 12:10 AM ET, 06/03/2013

Video from U.S. men's and women's victories

Video from the U.S. men's national soccer team's 4-3 victory over Germany and the U.S. women's national soccer team's 3-0 victory over Canada.

By Steven Goff  |  12:10 AM ET, 06/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 10:03 PM ET, 06/02/2013

Chicago Fire 2, D.C. United 0

D.C. United's winless streak struck 11 with a 2-0 away defeat to the Chicago Fire.

By Steven Goff  |  10:03 PM ET, 06/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 06/02/2013

USA vs. Germany friendly at RFK Stadium

With three World Cup qualifiers approaching, the U.S. national soccer team faces Germany in a friendly at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:00 PM ET, 06/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  germany, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 04:35 PM ET, 05/30/2013

Soccer Outsider: Comparing Roma and D.C. United (the match experiences)

The Outsider notes the differences between watching soccer in Europe and at RFK stadium.

By Jeff Maurer  |  04:35 PM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:57 PM ET, 05/27/2013

De Rosario and Olsen sort out differences

D.C. United's Dwayne De Rosario and Ben Olsen seem to have patched things up after the captain spoke critically of the coach following Saturday’s loss to Portland.

By Steven Goff  |  01:57 PM ET, 05/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:32 PM ET, 05/26/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Terrence Boyd scored for Rapid Vienna and Michael Bradley went 90 in Roma's Coppa Italia loss to Lazio.

By Steven Goff  |  04:32 PM ET, 05/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 05:39 PM ET, 05/25/2013

D.C. United vs. Portland Timbers

D.C. United is winless in nine straight. The Portland Timbers are unbeaten in 10 straight. They meet tonight at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  05:39 PM ET, 05/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, Portland Timbers