Now is the time for U.S. coach Jill Ellis to play Morgan Brian, Carli Lloyd and Lauren Holiday together in a 4-2-3-1, writes Thomas Floyd.
Monday, June 29, 2015
Sunday, June 28, 2015
'Rivalry Week' in the MLS finished with the Portland Timbers and New York Red Bulls thumping their respective rivals.
The U.S. national team will face Germany in Montreal on Tuesday in a battle of the top two teams in FIFA's world rankings.
While most see MLS as a 'retirement' league, Aron Johansson wants to play in the league in his prime.
The Italian legend was spotted at Yankee Stadium on Sunday, with sources telling Goal the midfielder could be announced as a new signing later this week.
Though it is only their second meeting, New York City FC and the New York Red Bulls will have much to play for at Yankee Stadium on Sunday.
An impressive second half saw San Jose Earthquakes end its derby drought against Los Angeles Galaxy in MLS.
Saturday, June 27, 2015
U.S. star Abby Wambach had more than the team's win to celebrate Friday, thanks to the Supreme Court's gay marriage ruling.
The 22-year-old thrived in an unfamiliar role as the U.S. notched a 1-0 quarterfinal win over China.
A lightning storm may have delayed kickoff but it seemed to have no adverse effect on FC Dallas against the Houston Dynamo.
The veteran midfielder celebrated her 200th appearance for the U.S. with a goal in the 1-0 quarterfinal win against China.
Friday, June 26, 2015
The midfielder scored on a header in the 51st minute as the American side knocked off China to advance to the semifinals of the Women's World Cup.
Julie Johnston, Morgan Brian and Carli Lloyd impressed as the U.S. secured a spot in the Women's World Cup semifinals with a 1-0 win over China.
The Galaxy head coach has revealed the 37-year-old was a key target after his Chelsea contract expired, only for New York City, via Manchester City, to seal his signature.
The country's soccer federation already is set to make generous payments to the players, but an upset of the Americans would up the ante.
Ben Affleck and Matt Damon will produce the film based on a book about Chuck Blazer, the man who built — and bilked — American soccer.
The 32-year-old forward has made international headlines after being suspended and fined for ripping apart a referee's notebook during a U.S. Open Cup match last week.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Playing without Megan Rapinoe and Lauren Holiday, the U.S. national team faces a tough Women's World Cup quarterfinal against China.
The veteran forward will not miss any time after only receiving a warning for her comments regarding the referee in the U.S.'s 2-0 win over Colombia.
New York City FC coach Jason Kreis is getting ready for a "huge moment for soccer in this city," but he wasn't talking about the possible signing of the Italian star.