Saint Louis FC Get Late Winner at SIUE Saturday

SIUE Cougars host USL side Saint Louis FC in Spring exhibtion match

Following 10 months of anticipation, St. Louis was finally able to see Saint Louis FC in action when they took the field Saturday in their first exhibition game. Playing against the SIUE Cougars, who reached the second round of the NCAA Tournament last is one of the last opportunities for Head Coach Dale Schilly […]

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 […]

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 […]

SLU and SIUE Advance to NCAA 2nd Round

SLU Wins 1st Round NCAA match 2-0 over Tulsa

Saint Louis senior forwards Kingsley Bryce and Robert Kristo scored to propel the Billikens to a 2-0 victory over Tulsa Thursday in the first round of the 2014 NCAA Division I Men’s Soccer Championship at Hermann Stadium. With the win, the Billikens (14-4-2) advance to face Louisville on Sunday in Louisville, Ky. Game time is […]

SIUE Win in Return to NCAA D1 Soccer Tournament


The NCAA Tournament is in full swing across all three divisions. I’ve collected games of interest into the Soccer on TV calendar and highlight a few here. You can see the SLU Billiken’s live Thursday night at 7pm as they return to the NCAA Tournament SIUE is making its 22nd overall appearance in the NCAA […]

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 […]

Landon Donovan Will Captain USMNT vs Ecuador Friday


After a 15-year international career in which he became the most accomplished player in team history, U.S. Men’s National Team forward Landon Donovan (@landondonovan) will make his final appearance for the United States when the team plays against Ecuador on Oct. 10 in East Hartford, Connecticut. Kickoff at Rentschler Field is set for 6 p.m. […]

Becky Sauerbrunn Begins World Cup Qualification Preparation


U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis has named 20 players to the roster for the 2014 CONCACAF Women’s Championship that will be contested from Oct. 15-26 in four U.S. cities. The team began preparations at Swope Park in Kansas City earlier this week. I’ve been credentialed for both the Kansas City and Chicago […]

Louie Berra and #2 Louisville at SLU Tuesday


Saint Louis looks to get back into the win column Tuesday when it hosts nationally ranked Louisville at Hermann Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. Saint Louis enters Tuesday’s match 2-1-0 overall. The Billikens picked up wins at Hermann Stadium against Tulsa (1-0) and Virginia Tech (3-1) to open the season but dropped a […]

SLU Billikens Beat ACC Foe with Kristo Brace

2014-08-31 SLU Billikens win 3-1 over VA Tech in Mens Soccer Home Opener

Saint Louis senior forward Robert Kristo scored twice to lead the Billikens to a 3-1 victory against Virginia Tech Sunday night at Hermann Stadium. (video at bottom) The Billikens improve to 2-0 on the season, while Virginia Tech falls to 1-1. Kristo, a Hermann Trophy candidate, now has 29 career goals. It was the fifth […]