Stories tagged: soccer
Fri., May 25, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
Hard knocks? Sounders defender Kim Kee-hee gives as good as he gets in bashing his way on to MLS scene
Sounders defender Kim Kee-hee says he likes physical play and can take whatever opponents throw his way, be it broken noses, cuts to his eyes or a bloody scalp.
Wed., May 16, 2018, 9:31 p.m.
For the Lewis and Clark boys soccer team, Wednesday was all about opportunities.
Tue., May 15, 2018, 3:53 p.m.
Lewis and Clark’s boys soccer players are ready to make the most out of another appearance at state.
Tue., May 15, 2018, 8:03 a.m.
Because teams can only field 11 players at one time, there will be squad members at the World Cup who don’t get to play at all. Dealing with their frustrations, …
Mon., May 14, 2018, 5:08 p.m.
The 21st World Cup gets underway next month in Moscow and billions around the world are expected to tune in during the monthlong tournament – a far cry from its …
UPDATED: Sun., May 13, 2018, 7 p.m.
Sebastian Blanco broke out his Chucky mask for a goal against the rival Sounders. In a nod to his nickname back home in Argentina, Blanco donned the mask in celebration …
Sat., May 12, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Roundup of Saturday’s prep boys soccer playoff action from across the region.
UPDATED: Sat., May 12, 2018, 5:14 p.m.
The salvos were being launched well before Sunday’s rivalry game between the Portland Timbers and the Seattle Sounders.
UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018, 8:36 p.m.
College track and field: Idaho’s Zachary Short, Eastern Washington’s Keshun McGee win events at Big Sky Championships
Idaho sophomore Zachary Short won the men’s shot put and Eastern Washington sophomore Keshun McGee took the men’s long jump during the Big Sky Conference track and field championships Thursday.
Wed., May 9, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
Daniel Salloi and Gerso Fernandes scored second-half goals and Tim Melia came up with several huge saves, leading Sporting Kansas City to a 2-0 victory over short-handed Atlanta, Sporting snapped …
UPDATED: Wed., May 9, 2018, 9:33 p.m.
Handwalla Bwana scored early in the second half and the Seattle Sounders beat Toronto FC 2-1 in a rematch of the previous two MLS Cup finals.
UPDATED: Wed., May 9, 2018, 3:09 p.m.
Manchester City set the Premier League record for most points, most goals and most wins in a single season by beating Brighton 3-1. City moved onto 97 points, two more …
Sat., May 5, 2018, 6:20 p.m.
Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson was in intensive care after emergency surgery for a brain hemorrhage on Saturday amid an outpouring of affection and get-well messages from across …
Sat., May 5, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
The Seattle Sounders played up a man for more than 75 minutes, fired off 45 crosses and took 16 shots, but were unable to get anything past Columbus goalkeeper Zach …
Fri., May 4, 2018, 8:54 a.m.
The Washington State Gambling Commission said its agents have arrested four people in an illegal soccer betting ring in Wenatchee.
UPDATED: Wed., May 2, 2018, 3:38 p.m.
Liverpool advanced to its first Champions League final in more than a decade despite a 4-2 loss at Roma on Wednesday. The Reds scored two early goals and that was …
UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018, 6:06 p.m.
Real Madrid conceded early again but held on to a 2-2 draw against Bayern Munich to reach its third straight Champions League final 4-3 on aggregate. Joshua Kimmich scored for …
UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
European football federations stand to earn up to $75 million every two years if FIFA’s plans for a new global league are approved. The extent of the windfall is outlined …
Tue., May 1, 2018, 11:38 a.m.
Liverpool understands the danger it faces in the Stadio Olimpico on Wednesday. The Reds, however, are confident they will not face the same fate as Chelsea and Barcelona did this …
UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018, 9:17 a.m.
The Italian football federation says it is in talks with Roberto Mancini about taking over the Azzurri’s vacant coaching job. Federation commissioner Roberto Fabbricini tells the ANSA news agency that …
UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018, 9:01 a.m.
Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah moves so fast that it’s difficult to keep an eye on him. Yet that’s exactly the advice that Roma coach Eusebio Di Francesco has given his …
Tue., May 1, 2018, 8:07 a.m.
Roma waited all season to see what Patrik Schick can do. And he showed recently can do plenty. The 22-year-old Czech Republic striker can impose his physical presence as a …
Sun., April 29, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
David Villa scored two goals to help New York City FC beat FC Dallas in New York.
UPDATED: Sun., April 29, 2018, 9:32 p.m.
Laurent Ciman scored on a free kick in the third minute of stoppage time, and Los Angeles FC opened its $350 million Banc of California Stadium with a stunning 1-0 …
Sun., April 29, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
Unbeaten Barcelona added to its domestic dominance by winning the Spanish league title for the third time in the last four seasons on Sunday.
Sat., April 28, 2018, 11:39 p.m.
Ibson Barreto da Silva and Darwin Quintero each scored to help Minnesota United beat the Houston Dynamo 2-1 on Saturday night and end a four-game skid.
Sat., April 28, 2018, 7:50 p.m.
The Sounders opened their Major League Soccer season with a home loss to Los Angeles FC. On Sunday, they meet again – in Los Angeles, in the expansion team’s home …
Sat., April 28, 2018, 3:38 p.m.
Los Angeles’ first new outdoor sports arena in a half-century is opening a mere 18 months after construction began. Banc of California Stadium sits on the former site of the …
Sat., April 28, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Andres Iniesta means so much more to Barcelona than the 30-plus titles he helped add to its trophy case. The Spaniard, who is leaving the club at the end of …
Fri., April 27, 2018, 8:06 a.m.
President Donald Trump is threatening to withhold support from nations who don’t back the joint bid by the United States, Canada and Mexico to host the 2026 World Cup.