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U.S. MNT falls 4-1 to Republic of Ireland to close 2014 campaign
The U.S. Men's National Team fell 4-1 to the Republic of Ireland in front of 33,332 spectators at Aviva Stadium to finish its 2014 campaign. Mix Diskerud's fifth-career goal was the high point of the match for the USA, which conceded three unanswered goals in the second half.
FC Bayern, Global Premier Soccer announce U.S. youth development partnership
FC Bayern Munich and Global Premier Soccer (GPS, formerly known as MPS) announced an extensive partnership on Wednesday that will bring the German powerhouse’s youth academy to more than 55,000 kids in the United States, marking the Bavarians’ firs...
Klinsmann names 25-man USMNT roster for matches vs. No. 3 Colombia, Ireland
U.S. Men's National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has called 25 players into camp for the final matches of the 2014 campaign. The U.S. will first meet No. 3-ranked Colombia on Friday, Nov. 14, in London.
Young Mexican-American talents, Liga MX and the new soccer reality
Pull back the curtain on elite U.S. youth soccer and you'll discover a complex cadre of Mexican scouts, agents and profiteers, all intent on poaching the best and brightest young Mexican-American and Latino talents from their American clubs. Tim Froh takes a look at the benefits, and pitfalls, in front of these players and their families.
Women’s World Cup Turfgate: Senators call on FIFA to use grass
A bipartisan group of 13 U.S. Senators – led by U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) – urged international soccer officials on Friday to consider holding 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup on natural grass fields instead of on turf.
U.S. U-20 MNT draws Group A for 2015 CONCACAF U-20 Championship Jan. 9-24 in Jamaica
The U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team has been drawn with Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Aruba, Panama and Guatemala in Group A for the 2015 CONCACAF U-20 Championship.
New Zealand becomes 22nd nation to qualify for 2015 Women’s World Cup
New Zealand is the 22nd nation to qualify for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015, booking its spot after winning the 2014 OFC Women's Nations Cup. New Zealand qualified after wrapping up the confederation tournament with three-straight wins.
U.S. WNT faces Mexico Friday, can secure berth to 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup
The U.S. Women's National Team can punch its ticket to the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada when it faces Mexico in the semifinals of the 2014 CONCACAF Women's Championship on Friday, Oct. 24, at PPL Park in Chester, Pa. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1.
Nigeria, Cameroon become first two African nations to qualify for FIFA Women’s World Cup
Nigeria and Cameroon are the first two African nations to qualify for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015. Both sides qualified on Wednesday, Oct. 22 through the 2014 African Women's Championship in Windhoek, Namibia.
U.S. Men’s National Team draws Honduras 1-1 in Boca Raton, Fla. on Tuesday night
U.S. Men's National Team forward and Boca Raton native Jozy Altidore stepped up in front of his hometown crowd with an early goal and the USA played Honduras to a 1-1 draw in front of 14,805 spectators at FAU Stadium.
Global - Notes & Boasts
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- 11/18/14 Lianne Sanderson will miss 2015 NWSL season to focus on England Nation...
- 11/10/14 U.S. National Soccer Team Players Association: ‘Women’s Wo...
- 11/07/14 Turfgate: Full text of Senators’ letter to FIFA’s Sepp Bla...
- 11/07/14 D.C. United defender Nana Attakora called up to Canada Men’s National...
- 10/30/14 Jurgen Klinsmann, Abby Wambach named to shortlist for FIFA awards
- 10/28/14 Mia Hamm added to AS Roma Board of Directors
- 10/09/14 Julian Green returns to Hamburg with rib injury; U.S. MNT roster set a...
- 10/09/14 D.C. United Homegrown forward Michael Seaton called up to Jamaica Men’...
- 10/07/14 Philadelphia Union goalkeeper Rais Mbolhi to represent Algerian Nation...
- 10/03/14 Kaká called up to Brazilian National Team
- 09/30/14 Colombia, Ecuador to feature three-match series at Red Bull Arena in O...
- 09/12/14 Three Western New York Flash players head to Spanish league on loans
- 09/12/14 Washington Spirit’s Chantel Jones, Lori Lindsey sign with Canber...
- 09/11/14 2014 Nike International Friendlies and Academy Winter Showcase set fo...