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Canada Soccer adds Michael Findlay to national staff coaching roster
Canada Soccer is pleased to announce the hiring of Michael Findlay as National Staff Coach. He will also serve under Benito Floro as Assistant Coach with Canada’s Men’s National Team.
D.C. United dealt convincing 4-1 loss by Los Angeles Galaxy
Having made a statement last time out against Sporting Kansas City to move to the top of the Eastern Conference, D.C. United would have been hoping for a positive result away to the Los Angeles Galaxy to reinforce their position and show that they are genuine ...
Minnesota United’s hesitation underscores problems with academy system in United States
The North American Soccer League allows its clubs to choose their own route in wading into player development. While Major League Soccer clubs are starting to invest further in youth and in second teams in the USL Pro, NASL could certainly follow suit down the line.
NWSL releases plan for longer, but lighter 2015 schedule with World Cup break
The National Women's Soccer League announced its planned schedule structure for the 2015 season on Wednesday, featuring a two-week break for the group stage of the FIFA Women's World Cup and a significantly later conclusion, with the campaign set to wrap up in mid-September instead of late August.
Seattle Reign’s Laura Harvey named NWSL Coach of the Year
Seattle Reign FC coach Laura Harvey was named the NWSL Coach of the Year for the 2014 season.
Defections? NASL clubs still eyeing MLS, but commissioner Bill Peterson undaunted
Major League Soccer is committed to reaching 24 teams by 2020. With three teams in New York, Orlando and Atlanta entering in the next few years, there is currently only one more expansion spot left to reach that number. While it could be used on start-up clubs, MLS could also -- as they have done before -- pluck one from the lower divisions, and a few of their potential targets are current NASL members. SoccerWire investigates.
Size, strength and well-executed plan of attack give the Red Bulls first ever CCL win
There are times a gameplan can go awry. For the Red Bulls against Club Deportivo FAS, things went according to plan in their 2-0 win in their return to the CONCACAF Champions League for the first time since 2009/10. It was also the Major League Soccer club’s first ever victory in the competition.
Saer Sene scores first goal as a Red Bull in New York’s 2-0 CCL win over C.D. FAS
Saer Sene earned his first start as Red Bull on Tuesday night and scored a goal while Lloyd Sam also found the back of the net, as the New York Red Bulls defeated El Salvador’s C.D. FAS 2-0 at Red Bull Arena in their opening group match of the 2014-15 CONCACAF Champions League.
FC Kansas City’s Becky Sauerbrunn named 2014 NWSL Defender of the Year
FC Kansas City defender Becky Sauerbrunn was named the NWSL Defender of the Year for the 2014 season. She becomes the first repeat winner of an NWSL season-end award after also claiming the honor in 2013.
USMNT’s Jermaine Jones unveiled by New England Revolution after shady signing saga
Eight weeks after the close of the U.S. Men's National Team star's standout performance at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, Jermaine Jones was unveiled in a press conference at Gillette Stadium on Tuesday afternoon -- and it was fitting, given the murky and controversial circumstances in which he signed with MLS, that last-minute technical difficulties prevented the event from being streamed live online.
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