March 10, 2014 0-FOR-ALGARVE
2-game losing streak is women's first since 2001
ALBUFEIRA, Portugal – The U.S. Women’s National Team dropped its second straight decision, falling 5-3 to Denmark in its final Group B match of the Algarve Cup. Christen Press, Sydney Leroux and Megan Rapinoe each scored second-half goals to mount a comeback, but it was not enough as the USA suffered back-to-back losses for the first time since 2001.
March 8, 2014 MLS SUNDAY
A look at the upcoming game
The Chicago Fire got all the offense they could want from MLS MVP Mike Magee last season, but got too little production from the rest of their attack, and too often surrendered more goals than they scored.
March 8, 2014 MLS ROUNDUP
Champs KC and NY fall in openers
SEATTLE, Wash. - Chad Barrett scored the game winner in second-half stoppage time as Seattle Sounders FC beat defending MLS Cup champion Sporting Kansas City, 1-0, in the MLS regular season opener Saturday afternoon at CenturyLink Field. Seattle's attendance of 39,240 marked the largest opening day crowd in club history.
March 8, 2014 MAKING AN IMPACT
FC Dallas wins Pareja’s debut 3-2
FRISCO, Texas –Despite giving up an early goal, FC Dallas came back to win their season opener, starting the Oscar Pareja era with a 3-2 victory of the Montreal Impact at Toyota Stadium.
March 7, 2014 MLS SATURDAY
A look at the upcoming games
Seattle Sounders FC bring a seven-game unbeaten streak against defending MLS Cup champions Sporting Kansas City into Saturday’s season opener at CenturyLink Field.
March 7, 2014 MLS TO OPEN WITH REPLACEMENT REFS
Lockout in place for opening weekend
NEW YORK – Following a rejection by referees of a no strike/no lockout agreement, the Professional Referee Organization (PRO) announced that it will commence a lockout of its match officials, effective at 11:00 am ET on Friday, March 7, until a new collective bargaining agreement is reached between PRO and the Professional Soccer Referees Associations (PSRA). PRO will use replacement officials for the Major League Soccer matches that will be played this weekend.
March 6, 2014 SOLID CHOICE
Jacobson named FC Dallas Captain
FRISCO, Texas--- Andrew Jacobson officially became the new FC Dallas captain on Thursday night. Naming Jacobson, 28, who figures to start in the central midfield, to wear the armband for year one of the Oscar Pareja era with FCD makes sense.
March 6, 2014 SEASON PREVIEW
Part II – MLS West
In Major League Soccer’s Western Conference, some teams aren’t changing that much (Portland, Real Salt Lake), some are changing a good bit (Seattle, San Jose) , and one team is in the beginning of personality transplant (Chivas USA).
But ready or not, the season starts for nearly everybody this weekend.
March 6, 2014 WRIGHT FOR IRELAND
Texas A&M's Grace Wright set for U-19 play
COLLEGE STATION, Tex. – Texas A&M freshman Grace Wright is off to La Manga, Spain to participate in the Ten Nations Tournament with the Republic of Ireland Under-19 Women’s National Team. Ireland has fixtures slated against England (March 8), Denmark (March 10) and Sweden (March 12).
March 5, 2014 NO GOALS
Mexico, Nigeria in 0-0 draw
ATLANTA—Mexico and Nigeria played to a spirited but scoreless draw Wednesday in front of the largest crowd ever to see a soccer match in Atlanta, 68,212 the Georgia Dome.
March 4, 2014 A VICTORY FOR UKRAINE
2-0 win over U.S. for beleaguered country
LARNACA, Cyprus - The U.S. Men's National Team dropped a 2-0 decision against Ukraine at Antonis Papadopoulos Stadium as Andriy Yarmolenko and Marko Devic each scored a goal to hand the USA its first two-goal loss since falling 3-1 to Costa Rica in World Cup Qualifying on Sept. 6, 2013.