Soccer On TV – NCAA College Cup, MLS Final


Lot’s of excellent soccer this weekend including the Women’s College Cup Friday and Sunday, the D2 and D3 Finals Saturday and MLS Cup Sunday. Mere appetizers for the completion of the Champions League and Europa League Group play next week. These and more can be found on the Soccer On TV calendar I maintain for […]

Thierry Henry

Thierry Henry at 2013 MLS All-Star Game

“I don’t think there will ever be a player in this league – there never has been – that has what Thierry has in all aspects,” said New York Red Bull manager Mike Petke. “… I’m honored to have played with him, coached, and witnessed him every day in practice, the good and the bad […]

Sporting KC Open MLS Playoffs

2013-12-07 MLS Cup

Sporting Kansas City finished fifth in the Eastern Conference and will kick off their MLS Cup Playoff campaign on Thursday against the New York Red Bulls in the Eastern Conference Knockout Round. What: Sporting KC at New York Red Bulls When: Thursday October 30, 7 p.m. CT TV: ESPN2, ESPN Deportes Sporting Kansas City begins […]

El Clasico Saturday! And Other Games to Watch


The world’s most expensive player will not be there when Real Madrid and Barcelona emerge from the tunnel at the Santiago Bernabéu just before five o’clock on Saturday evening, but the world’s best will. So will the world’s second best, whichever way round you prefer to place them. The winner of the Ballon d’Or will […]

MLS Introduces New Logo


A new branding effort by Major League Soccer was introduced today. I’ll leave this here without comment… darn, I can’t. So is the blank spot for “Insert Sponsor Logo Here”? WELCOME TO MLS NEXT Next. It’s a word that nods to the future with a wink to the past. Next year. The next generation. It […]

Brad Davis, St Louis to Houston to Brazil

Brad Davis, Houston Dynamos and St Louligan

Dom Kinnear and the Houston Dynamo have developed a clear M-O the last several years: sneak into the playoffs just as the team starts playing well, then make a run. There’s still time to fulfill the narrative this season, but that time is quickly running out. Houston kept its slim playoff hopes alive with a […]

Becky Sauerbrunn in NWSL Final Sunday on ESPN2

FC Kansas City Becky Sauerbrunn 4

Via – FC Kansas City are seeking a redemption of sorts when the Blues take the field Sunday against Seattle Reign FC in the 2014 NWSL Championship Game after painfully falling short of their goal last season. What: NWSL Championship match When: Sunday August 31, 2:00 pm CT Where: ESPN2 from Seattle Last season, […]

Bruin and Davis Deliver at Sporting Park


By Anders Aarhus (pics tonight) St. Louis Boys Davis, Bruin Lead Dynamo to Upset Win at Sporting Park    There’s a scene in Kill Bill Vol. 2 where Uma Thurman’s character is buried alive after taking a shotgun blast to the chest. She manages to survive by punching through her coffin’s lid and clawing her […]

Becky Sauerbrunn Repeats as NWSL Defender of the Year


Via FC Kansas City – FC Kansas City defender Becky Sauerbrunn was named the NWSL Defender of the Year for the 2014 season. She becomes the first repeat winner of an NWSL season-end award after also claiming the honor in 2013. Washington Spirit defender Ali Krieger and Chicago Red Stars defender Julie Johnston tied for […]

FC Kansas City Advance to NWSL Final

2014-03-22 NWSL Exhibition match at St Louis Soccer Park

Via FC Kansas City – FC Kansas City won 2-0 over Portland Thorns FC in front of 2,997 fans at Verizon Wireless Field in downtown Kansas City, MO. The goals were credited to team leaders Amy Rodriguez and Lauren Holiday. The Blues now advance to the championship match with the opponent and location being determined […]