Monthly Archives: April 2014

MLS Welcomes Atlanta
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Major League Soccer turned the hype machine to high today when Arthur Blank and Commissioner Don Garber emerged from a helicopter to kick off today’s announcement that Atlanta has been awarded Major League Soccer’s 22nd franchise. The team will take … Continue reading

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MLS – Big 5
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1) Slump, What Slump? So says Clint Dempsey, after following last week’s hat trick against Portland with a two goal effort that handed FC Dallas their first loss of 2014. And Deuce certainly made his goals count Saturday in Frisco, … Continue reading

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NWSL Round Up: Week 1
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The 2014 NWSL is underway after teams competed this weekend across the country and the points started rolling in. The results were close, with some big wins, narrow losses and a draw, displaying the competitive energy and talent within each … Continue reading

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2014 NWSL Season Kick Off: Weekend Preview
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NWSL fans rejoice: The 2014 season is finally here with Houston Dash taking on the Portland Thorns and FC Kansas City playing Sky Blue FC tomorrow to get the party started. On Sunday Washington Spirit will play WNY Flash and … Continue reading

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EPL Week 34 – Things Are Hotting Up
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News Liverpool sweep monthly awards Liverpool have made a clean sweep of the EPL monthly awards with midfielder Steven Gerrard and forward Luis Suarez being named joint players of the month, while coach Brendan Rogers has been named the EPL … Continue reading

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U.S. WNT Second Shut Out China Once More
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The U.S. WNT met China PR for the second of two matches tonight, defeating them 3-0 in San Diego, CA with goals from Carli Lloyd and Sydney Leroux. The U.S. ladies also came out with a 2-0 victory in the … Continue reading

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U.S. U-20 MTN Named for Dallas Cup
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U.S. Soccer has named a 21 player U20 squad to compete in the Dallas Cup beginning Sunday in Texas. Tab Ramos will take charge of the group that will face German club Eintracht Frankfurt, Argentine giants River Plate, and Mexican … Continue reading

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U.S. U-17 MNT – Hat Trick of Titles
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With the Tom Sermanni firing dominating U.S. Soccer headlines, the U.S. MNT U17’s quietly annexed their third title in a row Sunday in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Led by the dynamic trio of Christian Pulisic, Haji Wright and Joe Gallardo, the Richie Williams … Continue reading

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Gulati – No Player Mutiny Behind Firing
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Less than a day removed from firing Tom Sermanni as the coach of the U.S. WNT, Sunil Gulati spoke to the press on a conference call, to explain his decision, well sort of. Sort of, because there was no one … Continue reading

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I Wouldn’t Have Missed The Ride
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When GotSoccer first spoke to Tom Sermanni in December 2012, as he watched Jill Ellis lead the U.S. WNT over China, oddly enough, at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston, Sermanni was looking forward to taking on, what he called “the … Continue reading

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MLS – Big 5
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With the U.S. vs. Mexico in the rearview it’s time to turn our attention back to Major League Soccer, so here is our weekly MLS – Big 5. 1) Hotlanta! Although no official announcement has come yet, all signs point … Continue reading

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Oklahoma Soccer and Energy FC to Offer Free Coaching Courses
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Oklahoma Soccer Association and USLPRO League club Energy FC have partnered up to bring free coaching courses to Oklahoma soccer members. OSA’s director of coaching and player development, Kurt Luitwieler worked together with Energy FC spokesman Jason Hawkins and Energy … Continue reading

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Semifinals Added to 2014 US Youth Soccer National Championships
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Changes have been made to the 2014 US Youth Soccer National Championships format and a semifinal round has been added for the U14-U18 boys and girls age groups. The championships will commence at the Maryland SoccerPlex in Germantown, MD July … Continue reading

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UEFA Champions League Quarters
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It’s starting to get really interesting as we head into the 2nd legs of this year’s Champions League quarter-finals. A couple of teams look like they have one foot already in the semi-finals, but if there is one thing we … Continue reading

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