Monthly Archives: July 2013

It’s Norway against defending champs Germany in Euros final
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It’s defending champs Germany against Norway in the Women’s Euro 2013 on Sunday after Norway survived a last minute equalizer by Denmark in regulation time to eventually win on penalty kicks. The Norwegians had the perfect start, taking just three … Continue reading

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US Youth Soccer National Championships- Afternoon Prelims Day Three
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It’s day three of preliminary games of the US Youth Soccer National Championships in Overland Park, KS as 88 U13-U19 boys and girls teams are working hard to collect points. Three points are rendered for a win, one for a tie … Continue reading

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US Youth Soccer National Championships- Morning Prelims Day Three
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It’s day three of preliminary games of the US Youth Soccer National Championships in Overland Park, KS as 88 U13-U19 boys and girls teams are working hard to collect points. Three points are rendered for a win, one for a tie … Continue reading

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U.S. Cruise To Gold Cup Final
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Landon Donovan led the way with two goals and an assist as the U.S. roared into Sunday’s Gold Cup Final in Chicago, dominating Honduras in a 3-1 victory at Cowboy Stadium in Texas. With the U.S. controlling the game early, … Continue reading

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US Youth Soccer Nationals- Preliminary Rounds
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The weather is beautiful and boy is the soccer competitive here in Overland Park, KS as 88 U13-U19 boys and girls teams kicked off preliminary play yesterday for the anticipated 2013 US Youth Soccer National Championship Series that will end … Continue reading

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USMNT Face Honduras In Gold Cup Semi
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Two streaks will be on the line in Dallas this evening when the USMNT kick off against Honduras, looking to appear in their fifth straight Gold Cup final, while extending a nine game win streak. The U.S. has rolled over … Continue reading

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MLS – Big 5
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So often looked at as a stepping stone to a bigger league, for some Major League Soccer is the bigger league, and the Gold Cup is the league’s showcase. 1) Gold Cup as MLS Showcase Before the Cup began Belize’s … Continue reading

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Women’s Euros – Four Teams Advance After Thrilling Quarterfinal Finish
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The 2013 women’s Euro quarterfinals came to a riveting end today, with Sweden, Germany, Norway and Denmark advancing to the semi finals July 24-25 in Sweden. After England was knocked out in-group play, it was evident that anything could happen … Continue reading

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NWSL Week 15 – Teams Progress with Four Weeks Left in Season
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Own Goal Earns Win for Chicago Red Stars Thanks to an own-goal, the Chicago Red Stars defeated Washington Spirit 1-0 on Saturday in Lisle, IL and move up to fifth place in league standings this week. Both sides were not … Continue reading

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U.S. Thrash El Salvador
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Eddie Johnson’s 60th minute goal, seconds after entering the match, sparked an overwhelming second half effort as the United States blew El Salvador away 5-1 in the Quarterfinals of the Gold Cup today in Baltimore. A big, loud, pro El … Continue reading

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2013 Women’s Euro- Group Play Ends with Surprising Results
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Group play of the 2013 women’s Euro in Sweden concluded yesterday, and the teams emerging out of the dirt and drama to continue in quarterfinals July 21-22 consists of the usual suspects and some unexpected contenders. Sweden (Group A), Norway … Continue reading

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USMNT – On To the Gold Cup Quarterfinals
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Jurgen Klinsmann has made the maximum four player changes available to him under the new Gold Cup rules at the end of Group play, while no other country made more than one. The four players added to the squad for … Continue reading

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KYSA Announces Winners of Gompper Scholarship
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Kentucky Youth Soccer Association announced the winners of the $9,000 Gompper Scholarship on July 2 after weeks of review. The selected student athletes will receive the financial support they need facing expensive college costs. “After reviewing each application in depth, … Continue reading

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International Champions Cup: Real Madrid vs. LA Galaxy
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Arizona Youth Soccer members, you aren’t going to want to miss this- On August 1, Real Madrid will take on LA Galaxy at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale for the inaugural International Champions Cup match of the summer! … Continue reading

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