Other News of Note


Mario Sanchez New SIUE Cougars Head Coach

SIUE Director of Athletics Dr. Brad Hewitt has announced that an agreement has been reached making Mario Sanchez the new SIUE men’s soccer head coach. Sanchez becomes the seventh head coach in program history. “We were fortunate in our candidate pool,” Hewitt said. “We had applicants from every major soccer conference in the country. Our […]

Matt Besler, USMNT

USMNT Face Chile Wednesday on Fox Sports

The U.S. Men’s National Team will play their first game of 2015 on Wednesday when the face Chile at the Estadio El Teniente in Rancagua, Chile. Head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has named a 23-player roster for games against Chile and Panama, including nine players from the 2014 FIFA World Cup roster. “These guys have put […]

Soccer 2013: Chelsea vs Manchester City MAY 23

USWNT Release Ticket Information for Busch Stadium

The U.S. Women’s National Team will play 10 matches in 2015 prior to the FIFA Women’s World Cup, including four across the United States in April and May as the team completes its final preparations for the tournament. After six matches in Europe, the USA’s first domestic match will be played against New Zealand on […]

USWNT Open CONCACAF Qualifying with shutout of Trinidad at Sporting Park

USWNT Playing New Zealand at Busch Stadium April 4th

The Post-Dispatch is reporting that the USWNT will play New Zealand at Busch Stadium on Saturday April 4th, kicking off at 2:30 pm. Tickets go on sale Friday with more details coming on Monday. Capacity will be approximately 23,000 apparently, using only the lower portions of the Stadium. Both Lori Chalupny and Becky Sauerbrunn are […]


U20 MNT Plays for World Cup Berth Saturday

The U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team, which earned a top seed in the playoff stage of the 2015 CONCACAF U-20 Championship, will face fourth-seeded El Salvador on Saturday, Jan. 24, at the Montego Bay Sports Complex in Jamaica (4 p.m. CT, FOX Soccer Plus and FOXSoccer2Go). The winner earns a berth to the 2015 FIFA […]


Tim Ream and Wanderers Face Liverpool in FA Cup

SLU Billiken alum Tim Ream and his Bolton Wanderer teammates have reached the Fourth Round of the Football Association (FA) Cup tournament. For their success in reaching this level, they will face a newly resurgent Liverpool squad. The game is being broadcast live on Fox Sports 2 Saturday! What: FA Cup 4th Round match, Bolton […]


Faik Hajderovic Transfers to SLU Billikens

Saint Louis head men’s soccer coach Mike McGinty announced Thursday that former Evansville standout and St. Louis native Faik Hajderovic (Mehlville High School) has transferred to SLU. The forward will train with the Billikens this spring and begin his final year of eligibility in the fall. “Faik is a dynamic attacking player and a great […]


Real Madrid Sign 16 y.o. Martin Odegaard

At last we have one of them… He is Norway’s youngest ever debutant and goalscorer, has three caps and a national TV channel cheered “at last we have one of them” – them being Messi or Maradona, Zlatan or Laudrup. Ronny Deila, the Celtic coach who gave Odegaard a league debut, describes him as special […]


Sporting Park Hosting FC Kansas City Opener

FC Kansas City announced today the club will host their opening match of the 2015 National Women’s Soccer League season on Sunday, April 12 at Sporting Park as the defending champions face off against Sky Blue FC at 3 p.m. CT. Single-game tickets for the marquee match will go on sale to the general public […]


Charles Renken Signs With Saint Louis FC

In a homecoming, Charles Renken has signed with Saint Louis FC. The USL Pro squad, based at St. Louis Soccer Park, will open their inaugural season in March. “Charles is a very skillful and highly-technical player,” Schilly added. “He is a two-way midfielder who can maintain possession and put players in on the attack. “For […]