A Look at Matt Besler And Defending


Matt Besler didn’t seem too pleased to be asked about Omar Gonzalez and last Wednesday’s USMNT game against Mexico. “I’m not going to comment on Omar,” Besler told reporters after Saturday’s scoreless draw with Real Salt Lake. “I don’t judge other people’s play. I think he’s a very strong center back and I look forward […]

MLS Cup Visits Sporting STL

Alex Martinex of Sporting KC sings autographs

Sporting KC held a mini-clinic for kids, run by recent signee Alex Martinez (pictured above), in St Peters this past Saturday. The event, combined with a Viewing Party held at the Field Box in St Charles, was jointly hosted by Sporting STL along with JB Marine Sporting and Sporting Columbia. It was a well attended […]

Rise as One

Rise as One by Fox Sports

A day late on this one but I’m betting plenty of you missed it as well. Fox Sports created “Rise As One,” a six-episode soccer series showcasing some of the most uplifting stories in sport, was introduced on FOX Sports 1 Tuesday. The new documentary series will showcase some of soccer most memorable and incredible […]

FC Bordo St Louis Prepare for May Opener

Sanjin "Sonny" Zigic at SLUH campus

FC Bordo St Louis is focused on bridging the expanse. Bringing professional soccer to St Louis (NPSL). Merging an Eastern European game with the St Louis game. Building the game in the City. Pick your goal and FC Bordo St Louis likely has something to offer a local fan of the beautiful game. Meeting with […]

Hope Solo and the Seattle Reign


Shot during the last week of the 2013 NWSL season, #LetItReign weaves interviews with Reign FC players, including Hope Solo, Megan Rapinoe, Jess Fishlock and Keelin Winters, with stunning footage from training sessions and the final match of the season. Here’s the

Alex Sweetin Drafted by Philadelphia Union

Alex Sweetin, SLU Billikens

In the 3rd round of the Major League Soccer draft today, St Louis University Billiken senior midfielder Alex Sweetin was chosen at the #8 spot, or 46th overall. Sweetin, a first-team NSCAA All-Region honoree, led the Billikens with nine assists as team captain in 2013. He also scored seven goals to finish second with 23 […]

Ronaldo Wins Ballon D’Or


2013 proved to be another goal-drenched year for Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portuguese star helped himself to 34 of them in the 2012/13 Liga season, a haul beaten only by Lionel Messi’s 45, and scored a hatful more in Europe and for his national team. Always on top form for Real Madrid and Portugal, the flying […]

Brad Davis Part of US MNT January Camp


U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has called 26 players to Carson, Calif., for the USA’s first FIFA World Cup preparation camp in 2014. The camp, which runs from Jan. 6-Feb. 1, will be conducted across two continents. After six days in California, a 23-player group will base in Sao Paulo from Jan. […]

Sporting KC are MLS Champions


Sporting Kansas City were crowned champions of Major League Soccer on Saturday with a penalty kick shootout following a 1-1 draw after extra time in MLS Cup 2013 at Sporting Park. Aurelien Collin scored his third goal of this postseason in the 76th minute and scored the winning goal in the penalty shootout to secure […]

Alec Cochran Named Hermann Trophy Semifinalist


In three seasons with the University of Wisconsin men’s soccer program, junior AJ Cochran has transformed himself from one of the top players in the Heartland region to a rising star on the collegiate scene. After a season in which he earned Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year honors and was named a first-team […]