Stories tagged: soccer
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 10, 2018, 9:41 p.m.
After rocketing to a 10-0-1 record to begin the year, the Central Valley Bears are in prime position to complete their second consecutive undefeated regular season.
Wed., Oct. 10, 2018, 6:51 p.m.
Rose Lavelle and Alex Morgan scored two goals apiece to help the United States beat Trinidad and Tobago 7-0 in the Women’s World Cup qualifying tournament. Tobin Heath added a …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
Victor Rodriguez scored two goals in the second half as the Seattle Sounders defeated the Houston Dynamo 4-1 on Monday night.
Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
Sixteen-year-old George Bello scored his first professional goal and Atlanta United stayed in front of the Supporters’ Shield race with a 2-1 victory over the New England Revolution on Saturday.
Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 4:52 p.m.
Cristiano Ronaldo asked his Juventus teammates to leave him alone.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 4, 2018, 8:32 p.m.
Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan scored two goals apiece to lead the United States past Mexico 6-0 on Thursday night in each team’s opening match of the CONCACAF World Cup …
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, 11:19 p.m.
MINNEAPOLIS – Angelo Rodriguez scored two first-half goals and Minnesota held on to beat New York City FC 2-1 after going a man down Saturday night. Rodriguez headed home a …
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, 4:29 p.m.
Raul Ruidiaz scored twice off assists from Nicolas Lodeiro and the Seattle Sounders beat the Colorado Rapids 4-0.
Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 3:53 p.m.
The Sounders close out the final five matches of 2018 with a great chance to pad their playoff positioning against the three worst Western Conference teams and the worst squad …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 10:57 p.m.
For the first time in program history, the ninth-ranked Cougars (8-0, 1-0 Pac-12) have cracked the top 10 of the NCAA coaches poll.
Mon., Sept. 24, 2018, 6:02 p.m.
Modric was voted FIFA’s best player in the 2017-18 season after winning the Champions League for the fourth time in five seasons with Real Madrid and leading Croatia to its …
Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 8:41 p.m.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored his 18th goal of the season and Los Angeles beat the Seattle Sounders 3-0 on Sunday for Dominic Kinnear’s first victory as the Galaxy’s interim coach.
Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 4:33 p.m.
Sounders forward Will Bruin is likely to start up top in place of injured Raul Ruidiaz against his former coach Dominic Kinnear, now running the crumbling Los Angeles Galaxy. The …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 5:47 p.m.
Jess McDonald scored two goals and the North Carolina Courage won the National Women’s Soccer League championship with a 3-0 victory over the Portland Thorns on Saturday. The victory was …
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 10:23 p.m.
Fafa Picault scored in the third minute of second-half stoppage time, helping the Philadelphia Union halt Seattle’s MLS-record nine-game winning streak by beating the Sounders 1-0. The Union won for …
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
Gonzaga women play to 1-1 soccer draw while men lose 2-0
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored his 500th worldwide goal Saturday night in the Los Angeles Galaxy’s 5-3 loss to Toronto FC.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 10:09 p.m.
Raul Ruidiaz scored twice and the Seattle Sounders ran their club-record winning streak to nine games, beating the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 on Saturday night.
Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 11:26 p.m.
The Seattle Sounders beat up on the undermanned Vancouver Whitecaps in July to start what’s become a Major League Soccer-record eight-game winning streak. But the Whitecaps, with star midfielder Alphonso …
Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 8:33 p.m.
Tyler Adams scored his first international goal, four minutes after Angel Zaldivar was ejected for a studs-up tackle, and the United States rebounded from a poor first half for a …
Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 7:32 p.m.
Neymar and Roberto Firmino scored first-half goals, and Brazil overwhelmed the United States 2-0 before a sparse crowd of 32,469 at MetLife Stadium. Firmino scored in the 11th minute off …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 5:01 p.m.
Raul Ruidiaz scored from the run of play, Nico Lodeiro converted a penalty kick and the Seattle Sounders took advantage of an own goal to beat Sporting Kansas City 3-1 …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
The Sounders will aim for a league record eighth consecutive win in a single season Saturday as they face Sporting Kansas City, the squad they share that MLS mark with. …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 7:42 p.m.
The Sounders and Timbers meet Sunday in Portland in a rivalry that has suffered from roster churn and a lack of critical matchups. But longtime protagonist Osvaldo Alonso has regained …
Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
Some well-paid veterans riding the bench as streaking Sounders now boast arguably their deepest team ever
The Sounders are now healthy and stacked with arguably the deepest lineup they’ve ever put on a field. And that’s made it tougher for even highly-paid veterans to see significant …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
Harry Shipp had a goal and an assist and the Seattle Sounders rolled past the depleted Los Angeles Galaxy 5-0 for their club-record sixth straight victory. Chad Marshall, Cristian Roldan …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 9:04 p.m.
Rivalry? Series? Whatever you call it, Sounders still need some wins to narrow all-time ledger with the L.A. Galaxy
Even without star forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic on Saturday, Sigi Schmid and the Los Angeles Galaxy still present a formidable challenge for a streaking Sounders team that has never had an …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
Atletico Madrid finally got the better of Real Madrid on the European stage, scoring twice in extra time to win 4-2 in the UEFA Super Cup final on Wednesday without …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 2:20 p.m.
The Austin City Council has voted to move ahead with a plan for a new, privately funded stadium on city land sought by the owner of Major League Soccer’s Columbus …
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 11:39 a.m.
Brazil soccer great Ronaldo says he has been discharged from a hospital in Ibiza, where he had been treated for flu since Friday.