Feyenoord FC and SLSG Illinois Forge Partnership

On the eve of Feyenoord playing against Manchester United on Thursday on the first Matchday of the Europa League, it’s time for me to explore the partnership that they have forged with SLSG Illinois. For a look at Feyenoord and details on tomorrow’s game, scroll to the bottom. Now let’s look at how a Dutch […]

Soccer on TV – US Open Cup, Champions League Returns

The 2016 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup Final takes place on Tuesday. FC Dallas will host the New England Revolution in the conclusion of this year’s edition of the nation’s oldest tournament (9 pm CT, ESPN2). The single-elimination tournament is contested separately from MLS play, with teams from every level of American soccer eligible to […]

Soccer on TV – ManU EPL Friday Debut, Rio Gold

The English Premier League returned last week and this week they introduce their new Friday Evening (Afternoon) game. It features Manchester United hosting Southampton, the home opener for the team and their new coach Jose Mourinho. You can find the matches that will be available on broadcast TV in the tables below. For the full […]

Jack Maher and Aedan Stanley With US U-18 National Team

The U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team is competing in the Vaclav Jezek Tournament in the Czech Republic from Aug. 10-21. The USA will open the tournament against Slovakia on Aug. 16, then play Hungary on Aug. 17, and finish group play against Russia on Aug. 19. U-20 MNT head coach Omid Namazi named 20 players […]

English Premier League Returns Saturday

The NBC Sports TV slate features live coverage of all 60 matches (Aug-Sep) beginning Saturday, August 13 at 6:30 a.m. on CNBC with Hull City facing last season’s champions Leicester City. NBC Universal will present at least six games each week in the season’s first two months on NBC, NBCSN, and CNBC, with all games […]

International Football and US Open Cup This Week

As the Rio Olympics continue, with the US Women completing Group Play Tuesday in advance of the Quarterfinals on Friday (they’ve already qualified), there are other International options available. We also have the US Open Cup Semifinals this week. All in advance of the English Premier League kicking off on Saturday morning! The UEFA Super […]

Edin Dzeko Helps Lead AS Roma Past Liverpool at Busch Stadium

In an International friendly that drew 28,573 attendees to Busch Stadium Monday night, AS Roma got goals from Bosnian International Edin Dzeko in the first half and Mohamed Salah in the second half, who finished a rebound following Dzeko’s header that was knocked down by Simon Mignolet for Liverpool. PHOTO GALLERY – by Danny Reise, […]

Ahead of Liverpool Friendly Roma looks to Shore up Squad

A look at the AS Roma squad that will play against Liverpool FC this evening at Busch Stadium. The writer is Joe Agnew who offers occasional looks at Serie A for this site while immersing himself in the Italian game, and his Italian heritage, throughout the year. The 2016-17 season will one for shoring things […]

Liverpool vs AS Roma at Busch Stadium – Activities

Tomorrow, Monday August 1, the Reds aka Liverpool FC will play AS Roma at Busch Stadium. The friendly with the Italian side will kick-off at 7.30 pm (Central Time) but is not part of the ICC tournament, which Liverpool will also be competing in during their pre-season program. For those who can’t make it to […]

Arsenal Face Major League Soccer All-Stars Tonight

The 2016 AT&T MLS All-Star Game will pit the best of Major League Soccer against English Premier League giants Arsenal. The English club, participating in the MLS All-Star Game for the first time, will face off against the All-Stars at the home of the San Jose Earthquakes, Avaya Stadium, which opened in 2015. MLS ALL-STARS […]