D.C. United delivers another dud, vexing a sellout Audi Field crowd

Since starting the season with two shutout victories, United has conceded multiple goals in 10 of 13 matches.

By Steven GoffJune 25, 2022

MLS returns to its roots, announces 2023 All-Star Game at Audi Field

The 2023 All-Star Game will take place at Audi Field, D.C. United’s four-year-old playhouse. The date is July 19.

By Steven GoffJune 23, 2022

German soccer federation allows transgender players to choose preferred team

The decision comes as other athletic organizations have restricted participation of transgender athletes.

By Glynn A. HillJune 23, 2022

Washington Spirit hires Mark Krikorian to oversee soccer operations

The former Florida State coach won three NCAA titles.

By Steven GoffJune 23, 2022

D.C. United ships out Edison Flores, acquires winger Martín Rodríguez

Flores, a Peruvian national team standout, never found his stride in MLS.

By Steven GoffJune 22, 2022

USMNT will play final World Cup tuneups against Japan and Saudi Arabia

Both friendlies are scheduled to take place in late September in Europe, less than two months before the opener in Qatar.

By Steven GoffJune 21, 2022

D.C. United off target in loss at Chicago as winless streak hits five

D.C.'s attacking problems continue in a 1-0 loss at Chicago that saw the visitors take 11 shots, none of which found the mark.

By Steven GoffJune 18, 2022

Spirit’s winless run goes up to 11 with home draw vs. Racing Louisville

The frustration is building for the defending NWSL champions, who came out fast and took a 2-0 lead into intermission, only to yield a late equalizer.

By PJ MoralesJune 17, 2022

As the World Cup rejects Washington, Daniel Snyder’s ignominy goes global

Washington didn’t deserve the 2026 World Cup, but it’s not the fault of Washingtonians.

By Kevin B. BlackistoneJune 17, 2022

MLS expected to award 2023 All-Star Game to Audi Field

Washington is set to hold the summer exhibition for the first time since 2004.

By Steven GoffJune 17, 2022

2026 World Cup host cities are unveiled, but D.C. and Baltimore miss out

The 2026 World Cup will be staged in the United States, Mexico and Canada.

By Steven GoffJune 16, 2022

USMNT equalizes late for a 1-1 draw amid sloppy conditions in El Salvador

Jordan Morris's header early in stoppage time let the Americans finish this string of four matches undefeated in the next-to-last camp before the World Cup.

By Steven GoffJune 15, 2022

In first for major sports league, MLS to stream all games on Apple

The partnership with MLS also marks Apple’s largest foray into sports as the tech giant seeks to build its streaming platform to compete with the likes of Netflix and Disney.

By Ben StraussJune 14, 2022

Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe return to USWNT for World Cup, Olympic qualifiers

Seven of the 23 players selected are from the Washington Spirit.

By Steven GoffJune 13, 2022

Spirit’s winless streak hits 10 after stoppage-time loss to Courage

The Spirit, still trying to regain a full and clean bill of health, rallied from a two-goal deficit only to fall in the closing moments.

By PJ MoralesJune 11, 2022

Lawsuit against Cristiano Ronaldo tossed over lawyer’s ‘bad-faith conduct’

Ronaldo's accuser alleged that the soccer star sexually assaulted her in a Las Vegas hotel room in 2009.

By Glynn A. HillJune 11, 2022

Jesús Ferreira stakes a striking claim as USMNT dominates Grenada

Gregg Berhalter's wide-open competition for the starting striker's job has a new front-runner after Jesús Ferreira scored four times in 5-0 win in Austin.

By Steven GoffJune 11, 2022

Paris police chief admits security failure at Champions League final

Paris police chief Didier Lallement defended using tear gas to subdue Liverpool fans before the game against Real Madrid.

By Cindy BorenJune 9, 2022

Spirit’s winless streak reaches nine with scoreless draw at Red Stars

The eighth-place Spirit made a late push in the second half but settled for a point on the road against third-place Chicago.

By Thomas FloydJune 8, 2022

Haji Wright makes a ‘beautiful’ return to the teammates of his youth

In U.S. camp for the first time since 2019, Wright made his senior debut June 1 as a sub against Morocco in Cincinnati.

By Steven GoffJune 8, 2022