Stories tagged: soccer
Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 7:22 p.m.
The Portland Timbers did what they needed to do at home for the first go-round against the rival Seattle Sounders in the MLS playoffs.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 11:21 p.m.
Morgan Weaver scored three goals as the Washington State women’s soccer team defeated rival Washington 3-1 Friday night in the regular-season finale in Pullman. The Cougars (12-5-1, 5-5-1 Pac-12) extended …
Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 4:45 p.m.
Major League Soccer’s conference semifinals are set. All of the first-leg matches will be played this Sunday, with the second-leg games set for next week.
Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
The Thai billionaire owner of English Premier League team Leicester City was among five people who died after his helicopter crashed and burst into flames shortly after taking off from …
Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 8:37 p.m.
The race for the Supporters’ Shield came down to the final regular-season games, with the New York Red Bulls claiming the award for most points this season with a 1-0 …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 8:02 p.m.
The Seattle Sounders will again be in the postseason thanks to another midseason turnaround that may be the most remarkable of the past three seasons. The Sounders have won 13 …
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
Area soccer notebook: Defending Big Sky Conference women’s champ Eastern Washington heats up at right time
EWU, the defending Big Sky tournament champion, was boosted in its late-season push by Jenny Chaves and goalie Kelsee Winston, who both earned conference player of the week for for …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 2:35 p.m.
FIFA says new competitions that will bring in $25 billion are not funded directly by any nation, including Saudi Arabia. Documents seen by The Associated Press show that FIFA told …
Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 7:56 p.m.
Lionel Messi has broken a bone in his right arm and will be sidelined for about three weeks.
Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
Victor Rodriguez had a goal and an assist to help the Seattle Sounders beat Orlando City 2-1 on Wednesday night and clinch their 10th consecutive playoff berth.
Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 7:31 p.m.
Victor Rodriguez had a goal and an assist to help the Seattle Sounders beat Orlando City 2-1 and clinch their 10th consecutive playoff berth. Seattle (16-11-5) has won three games …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
Rose Lavelle and Alex Morgan each scored and the U.S. women’s national team defeated rival Canada 2-0 in the championship at the CONCACAF Women’s World Cup qualifying tournament. With the …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Josh Sargent scored early in the second half and three more Americans made their debuts under interim coach Dave Sarachan before a young United States team conceded an 86th-minute goal …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 11, 2018, 7:18 p.m.
Carlos Bacca, Radamel Falcao and Miguel Borja scored second-half goals to lead Colombia over the United States 4-2 in an exhibition that marked the return of American captain Michael Bradley …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 11, 2018, 6:24 p.m.
It had been four years since the Gonzaga women’s soccer team won three West Coast Conference matches in a season.
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 …