Soccer On TV For Thanksgiving

There is plenty of action this week to keep you energized and ready for second helpings, or as an excuse to step away for awhile during the many gatherings. So here is the Soccer on TV details you need. It starts off with Champions League action on Tuesday and Wednesday, Europa League on Thursday and […]

St Louis MLS Ownership Announcement

A Missouri-based, St. Louis MLS ownership group announced on Thursday a sweeping plan to pursue an MLS expansion team for St. Louis – and a new downtown, soccer-specific stadium for the club to call home. Known as SC STL, the group will fund much of the construction of the stadium project, which is estimated to […]

St. Louis MLS2STL Soccer Group Stadium Efforts Continue

While I’ve been ‘distracted’ by State Cup and the Large School Finals, additional information regarding the possible stadium site by Union Station has been identified by the Post-Dispatch. The short answer – a sales agreement for land north of Highway 40 and due West of Union Station between the City of St. Louis and MODOT […]

Major League Soccer Coming to St. Louis?

Welcome a new contributor here at SoccerSTL. Ryan Nelson has indicated an interest in writing about US Soccer and the Professional game within our shores. He open’s his contributions with a topic of major interest – Major League Soccer! —— Major League Soccer (MLS) is seeking an expansion team and St. Louis, MO, might become […]

Downtown Stadium for Major League Soccer Advances

Some remarkable, and positive, developments regarding a possible downtown stadium have been identified by the NextSTL.com website The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission has approved a two-option to the City of St. Louis on approximately 30 acres of land currently occupied by the 22nd Street/I-64 interchange for “a potential soccer park”. The sale price will […]

Brad Davis Announces Retirement

Sporting Kansas City midfielder Brad Davis announced Sunday that he will retire from professional soccer at the end of the 2016 MLS season. Davis will leave Major League Soccer after a brilliant 15-year career highlighted by 2006 and 2007 MLS Cup championships, 2011 MLS Best XI accolades, six MLS All-Star selections and a 2005 MLS […]

Saint Louis FC introduce Preki as new Head Coach

​ St Louis FC has announced that Preki will be their second head coach in franchise history. The 2000 Major League Soccer Champion (with the KC Wizards) , 2007 MLS coach of the year (as Chivas USA) and 2014 United Soccer League champion (Sacramento Republic FC) will assume the  lead role in the team’s third […]

Report – Saint Louis FC Hire Preki as Head Coach

It’s a report, still to be confirmed by Saint Louis FC but the source is very reliable – Evan Ream, the beat writer for Preki’s prior gig, as Head Coach for Sacramento Republic FC BREAKING: I can confirm that Preki will rejoin the coaching ranks in American soccer as St. Louis FC's next coach — […]

2016 NWSL Championship Preview

The National Women’s Soccer League Championship match is set for Sunday with a pair of teams both looking to capture their first title. Match: Washington Spirit vs. Western New York Flash Location: BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston, Texas TV: Fox Sports 1 @ 4pm CT Weather Predictions: Sunny & high of 84 In the last game: […]

Shea Groom Called into USWNT For Upcoming Friendlies

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis has named 24 players to the training camp roster ahead of two matches against Switzerland, on Oct. 19 at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah (8 p.m. CT on ESPN2) and Oct. 23 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. (13:45 p.m. CT on FS1). Ellis will […]