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Real Madrid Win MLS All-Star Game After 4-2 Penalty Shoot-out

The 2017 MLS All-Star Game presented by Target ended in a penalty shoot-out for MLS All Stars and Real Madrid, with the champions of Europe enjoying a 4-2 victory in Chicago, Illinois. But MLS stars head coach Veljko Paunovic said he was the one to blame. Get our football betting tips here. The match at…read more

Concacaf Gold Cup Reaches Knockout Stage

The 2017 Concacaf Gold Cup has reached the knockout stage, with eight sides remaining, including the three favourites Costa Rica, United States and Mexico. Wednesday sees a double header as Costa Rica face Panama and USA face El Salvador, both at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with the winner of the matches to play…read more

Things to know about the Tournament of Nations

Brought in to replace the SheBelieves Cup, US Soccer has planned to begin the Tournament of Nations, contested by four nations. The organisation hopes to bring together some of the best women’s soccer players in the world to compete for the title. The likes of Japan, Brazil, and Australia will compete alongside US Soccer, which…read more

Tony DiCicco, former USWNT Coach, dies at Age 68

Tony DiCicco was one of the most popular leaders in women’s soccer history in the United States of America, as he was the one who coached the U.S. women’s soccer team to pioneering victories in 1996, at the Summer Olympics in Atlanta, and in 1999 at the World Cup. Actually, his association with the U.S….read more

U.S. Soccer Federation’s decision to fire Jurgen Klinsmann was a costly one

Jurgen Klinsmann has been fired as the coach of the United States men’s national team in November 2016 following some disappointing results, including defeats at the hands of Mexico and Costa Rica in World Cup qualifiers last year. Klinsmann oversaw U.S. men’s national team for 98 games following his appointment in 2011, registering 55 wins,…read more

John Brooks became the most expensive American player in history

John Brooks has become the most expensive US footballer of all time after joining Wolfsburg from Hertha Berlin for a reported £17.4m. The previous record belonged to Jozy Altidore after his move from AZ Alkmaar to Sunderland for €10m back in 2013. The 24-year-old defender was born in Berlin to a German mother and an…read more

U.S Under-20s looks to continue their 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup adventure

United States U20 squad managed to top their World Cup group F with five points under their belts after three group fixtures. They kicked off the group campaign with an entertaining 3-3 draw against Ecuador U20, but managed to get their first victory in the second round, winning 1-0 over Senegal U20. The Star and…read more

David Beckham nominated to U.S. Soccer Hall of Fame

The former MLS player and English midfielder David Beckham is among the first-time nominees this year. The 42-year-old Manchester United legend is eligible as he played at least five seasons in the top flight in the US and was an MLS Best XI selection in 2011. Actually, Beckham played six seasons in the Major League…read more

Galaxy hoping to keep Gerrard, Keane

LA Galaxy coach Bruce Arena hopes designated players Steven Gerrard and Robbie Keane can be persuaded to remain with the club for another season. Gerrard and Keane, both 36, are out of contract at the StubHub Center at the end of this season following a disappointing end to the playoffs, losing on penalties against the…read more

‘Tim Howard was the difference’

In fact, Kevin Doyle says that he and his teammates were backing the former Manchester United and Everton shot-stopper to be the hero before a ball was even kicked. This shows how highly the think of him, even at this stage of his career. Tim Howard went on to save two penalties in the game against…read more