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The midfielder misses an early opportunity but capitalizes later in a victory over New York at RFK Stadium.
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While attempting to “not make newspaper headlines,” Ronaldo made newspaper headlines.
Julian Green to Hamburg, U.S. national team in Prague. USA-Honduras friendly. Copa Centroamericana at RFK. U.S. women’s roster, NCAA soccer.
His kit provides “The Simpsons” star some new shorts he can tell people to eat.
One move makes sense and the other is a little more confounding.
Luis Silva and Eddie Johnson scored in 2nd half as D.C. extended lead in Eastern Conference to 4 points over Kansas City.
Tim Howard and Everton were buried by Chelsea, while Brad Guzan and Aston Villa remained unbeaten.
Playing its fifth match in 15 days, D.C. United could use a win at home vs. New York before a tough stretch of road games.
A Japanese television show recruited ex-Nippon league slugger Takeshi Yamasaki to give the ultimate fastball a try. It was a laughing matter.
Six players are seeking their first cap when the U.S. national team faces the Czech Republic in Prague.
Several groups promise must-watch matches featuring many World Cup stars.
The Washington region is coming off a banner season, in which two men’s and two women’s teams advanced to the respective College Cup semifinals and 10 others earned NCAA Division I tournament berths.
Platini cites his dedication as the current president of UEFA, European soccer’s governing body, for his reason.
Landon Donovan posts a goal and 2 assists and Los Angeles overwhelms DCU in first half.
Los Angeles scores barely a minute in, then twice more in the first half while Landon Donovan posts two assists, a penalty kick and earns a yellow card in Galaxy’s 4-1 win.
With a victory at StubHub Center, United would reclaim the lead in the MLS Supporters’ Shield race.
Cosmin Moti scores a goal and saves two shots to lead his Bulgarian team past Romania’s best club for a spot in the Champions League.
Clubs will play four fewer games, lose national team players for at least seven matches.
Soccer’s international governing body has been hesitant to change its rules. Can a lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court make the difference?
FIFA, meanwhile, continues to stand by the plan to install artificial turf in all the World Cup venues.
A shot taken under minimal defensive pressure is far more likely to score than a similar shot taken with two big center backs denying space.
Struggling soccer superpower suffers a 4-0 defeat at the hands of a team which competes two tiers below the Premier League.
Landon Donovan, the all-time leading scorer in MLS and U.S. men’s soccer, is making one last push with the L.A. Galaxy before he retires.
The marquee forward is back from suspension, but Fabian Espindola and Luis Silva have played well together.
The dean of American soccer coaches addresses MLS procedures, Landon Donovan, the U.S. national team and Ben Olsen.
That may seem like a lot of money, but in the world of soccer that’s a blade of grass on the pitch.
The 31-year-old soccer star helped his team to a 4-2 victory on Sunday.
Employing three center backs is usually employed to cover for defensive deficiencies.
Turning the team around isn’t a simple matter, though.
U.S. World Cup midfielder was first coveted by Chicago Fire but landed in Foxborough, by virtue of MLS blind draw.
With more than 1,100 games under Ryan Zimmerman’s big league belt, how does the Nationals star prepare for 162 games in 182 days?
Inside the season with the nation’s top-rated football prospect, Woodbridge’s Da’Shawn Hand.
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