ECNL releases 2016 post-season overview, competition structure
The competition structure for the 2015-2016 ECNL season is similar to the past - but there are some very important changes that every player, coach, and parent should be aware of. See below for basic descriptions for the regular season and post-season formats for all age groups.
NSCAA NCAA Division I Women’s Soccer Rankings: Week 7
The NSCAA has released its rankings for Week 6 of the NCAA Women’s College soccer season. North Carolina has retained the No. 1 spot, while Florida State, Virginia, West Virginia and Brigham Youth University round out the top five.
NSCAA NCAA Division I Men’s Soccer Rankings: Week 6
The NSCAA has released its rankings for Week 6 of the NCAA Men’s College soccer season. Creighton has retained the No. 1 spot, while North Carolina, Stanford, Coastal Carolina and Clemson once again round out the top five.
SoccerWire Q&A: FC Dallas academy boss Luchi Gonzalez on FCD’s groundbreaking youth syste...
With a bevy of national championships and 13 products signed to the senior team since 2009, FC Dallas' youth development system ranks as one of the best in the United States, and Luchi Gonzalez has been a big part of it. The coach was recently promoted to academy director, and SoccerWire's Charles Boehm had a chance to speak with him about what's working at FCD's academy.
U.S. Soccer Development Academy East Conference Recap: Week 6
While some games were postponed due to heavy rain up and down the East Coast, most of the U.S. Soccer Development Academy East Conference schedule went on as planned, as several divisional match-ups highlighted the weekend slate. Continue reading for a rundown of some of the top matches.
MLS-leading New York Red Bulls set to host Montreal Impact
The New York Red Bulls close out a three-match home stand on Wednesday night when the Montreal Impact come to Red Bull Arena. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m., with coverage on MSG+ and Red Bulls Internet Radio. The Red Bulls (15-9-6) will look to continue the momentum from Saturday's 2-1 win over Columbus Crew SC, and cement its hold on the top spot in MLS.
Portland Thorns FC signs former Washington Spirit coach Mark Parsons
Portland Thorns FC today named Mark Parsons as the club’s head coach for the 2016 National Women’s Soccer League season. The former head coach and general manager of the Washington Spirit of the NWSL, Parsons, 29, helped guide the Spirit to consecutive league playoff appearances during the 2014 and 2015 seasons, posting a record of 18-15-11 in his two full seasons as head coach for the club.
[Video] Keller, Myernick, Schmid inducted into Hall of Fame
Former U.S. Men's National Team goalkeeper and four-time FIFA World Cup veteran Kasey Keller, former U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team and Major League Soccer head coach Sigi Schmid and American soccer pioneer and former Men's National Team assistant coach Glenn "Mooch" Myernick were inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame on Saturday, Oct. 3, at the Museum of History and Industry in Seattle, Washington. Click to watch the acceptance speeches for the 2015 class.