Monthly Archives: December 2015

U.S. WNT Claim the Spotlight as U.S. Men Struggle in 2015
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As we look back on the year 2015 in American soccer the spotlight shines brightest on the World Cup winning U.S. WNT and most harshly on their male counterparts. The women’s national team added a third star to its jersey, … Continue reading

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MLS End of Year – Big 5
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It has been an another exciting year in Major League Soccer with some calling it the league’s best. By some measures that is true with attendance at record levels at the top of that list. Some other measures are not … Continue reading

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EPL Week 17 – Top Picks and Predictions
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News Mourinho fired with Hiddink set to take over Chelsea have fired manager Jose Mourinho seven months after he helped steer them to their fourth EPL title. The west Londoners cruised to the EPL title last season winning by eight-points, … Continue reading

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Wambach Bows Out as China Ends 11 Year U.S. Streak
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It was all about Abby Wednesday night at the Superdome in New Orleans, and not even a 1-0 loss to China that ended the Americans 11 year, 104 match unbeaten home streak, could ruin the celebration. That the game was … Continue reading

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U.S. Soccer Chief Medical Officer Clarifies Controversial Comments on Heading
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So does heading the ball cause concussions or not? The answer appeared to be yes in November when the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) banned heading the ball by players 10 and under while limiting headers by players aged 11-13. … Continue reading

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U.S. WNT Defeat China As Victory Tour Winds Down
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The U.S. WNT defeated China 2-0 Sunday evening in Glendale, Arizona with Crystal Dunn and Christen Press providing the goals and with Abby Wambach playing the final 21 minutes in the penultimate game of her record-setting career. The fans gave … Continue reading

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U20 Top Canada to Claim CONCACAF Title Ahead of World Cup
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The U.S. U20 WNT will head to the 2016 World Cup in Papua New Guinea next November as Champions of CONCACAF following Sunday’s 1-0 win over Canada in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. The victory marks the fifth time that the … Continue reading

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Mallory Pugh leads U.S. to U20 Women’s World Cup
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The U.S. WNT secured its place in the 2016 U20 World Cup with another dominant win, topping Honduras 7-0 Friday night after rolling over Panama 6-1 and Haiti 6-0 to set up a CONCACAF U20 Final against Canada on Sunday. … Continue reading

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Press and Horan Spark U.S. WNT Victory Tour Win
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After the unpleasantness of the cancelled match in Hawaii the U.S. WNT resumed its World Cup Victory Tour with, what else, a victory, 6-0 over Trinidad and Tobago. Trinidad and Tobago were the scheduled opponent at the Aloha Bowl last … Continue reading

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MLS – Big 5
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The Timbers claimed its first ever title, MLS or otherwise, last Sunday, and so we start this MLS Big – 5 by celebrating Portland’s celebrations. 1) Portland – Soccer City USA? Portland likes to call itself Soccer City USA, and … Continue reading

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Portland Capture Their First MLS Cup
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An early blunder from Columbus Crew goalkeeper Steve Clark was punished by Portland Timbers midfielder Diego Valeri just 27 seconds into the MLS Cup Final and the Crew never recovered losing the title game 2-1 in Columbus on Sunday night. … Continue reading

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U.S. WNT Game in Hawaii Cancelled As Player’s Decry Field Conditions
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Relations between U.S. Soccer and the World Champion U.S. WNT have hit a low point with U.S. Soccer forced to take the highly unusual step of cancelling Sunday’s game against Trinidad and Tobago scheduled to be played at Aloha Stadium … Continue reading

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FC Dallas Sports Injury Evaluation Clinic
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North Texas Soccer players Scholarship Opportunity
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For the original post please visit the NTSSA website. This year, US Youth Soccer Region III and North Texas Soccer are partnering up to grant two $1,500 college scholarships to North Texas Soccer high school seniors going to college in … Continue reading

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