Soccer on TV – Cup Finals, MLS Rivalry and USMNT

International Leagues around the world are wrapping up their seasons. This weekend there are seven European Cup Finals to be enjoyed along with Major League Soccer and the US Men’s National team. I’ve got the highlights from my Soccer on TV Calendar listed below. Tonight (Friday) you can catch DC vs Philadelphia on UniMas in […]

The Jacqui Report – Four Thoughts on the NWSL

In the first five weeks of the National Women’s Soccer League there have been a few surprises and unexpected outcomes. I’ll give you my thoughts on what we have witnessed for far, the good (yay Washington) and the bad (sorry Boston fans). The Washington Spirit are (still) undefeated: Led by the league leading scorer in […]

Train with Alyssa Mautz of Chicago Red Stars

Attention soccer players: Our hometown hero and professional soccer player, Alyssa Mautz (Ft Zumwalt West/Texas A&M) is coming home for a soccer clinic. She is donating part of the proceeds back to charity! She is a great role model for kids and better yet, for the community. I know it is on Fathers Day but […]

The Jacqui Report – 5 NWSL Rookies To Watch

Three games into the 2016 NWSL season and its already becoming quite the unpredictable race. Who would’ve guessed that Washington would be in first? Or that two-time defending champions Kansas City would be in the bottom half of the table? Not me. What I do know is how well the rookie class has performed overall […]

Sunday Report – Gomez pro debut and other Firsts

The Week of April 11 wraps with wonderful news for a Webster Groves lad, a Goal of the Year candidate from Ursuline, video review for D1 soccer this Fall and plenty more! Webster Groves (and Georgetown) alum Tomas Gomez earned his first pro start Sunday and kept a clean sheet in a scoreless draw while […]

The Jacqui Report – Let’s Get This Party (NWSL) Started

The fourth season of the National Women’s Soccer League kicks off Saturday and that’s history in itself as the previous two leagues (WUSA from 2000-2003, WPS from 2009-2011 respectively) failed to reach a fourth year of existence. Women’s soccer in America is in completely new territory. It’s exciting, unpredictable and about damn time, am I […]

The Sunday Round Up – HS Goal of the Year begins

The Sunday Round Up, a new effort, will provide a look back at items of interest that you may have missed. I love hearing about first varsity goals, sharing video of quality goals, setting records and stories outside our area that enhance our understanding of the game. They’ll come primarily from Twitter and Facebook. I’m […]

Kansas City Triple Header

As a public service, I’d like to point out that there are two weekends this year when a family (or team) can take a trip to Kansas City and see all three of their professional soccer teams play during the course of the weekend. May 13-15 High School District play begins on Saturday May 14th. […]

Major League Soccer Opens Sunday

The Major League Soccer season returns Sunday with 10 games as all twenty teams are in action. There are three games being televised nationally and a new effort – MLS Soccer Sunday: Week 1 LIVE will bring you four hours of coverage from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM. It will air on MLSsoccer.com, ESPN3 and […]

Saint Louis in Major League Soccer

You read the title correctly. This isn’t an #MLS2STL story but rather what Saint Louis is contributing to Major League Soccer at the player level. March 1st was the day for final rosters in advance of the season opening this Sunday so here’s a quick look at the state of the game as it pertains […]