SOCCER

Terps men's soccer's struggles continue in 1-0 loss to No. 16 Michigan State

Terps men's soccer's struggles continue in 1-0 loss to No. 16 Michigan State

COLLEGE PARK — Neither a festive crowd of an announced 6,000-plus at Ludwig Field nor the first Big Ten Conference home game against a nationally ranked opponent could awaken the slow-starting Maryland men's soccer team from its season-long scoring slumber Friday night.

Towson transfer Kay Banjo 'fits like a glove' at UMBC

After the pain of Towson cutting its men's soccer program in March 2013 had subsided, Kay Banjo was faced with a life-changing decision: He could go pro and try...

 Calls go against Fire in 3-3 tie with D.C. United

Fire coach Frank Yallop couldn't fault his team's performance Saturday night at Toyota Park, instead it was referees' calls that left him mystified.

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Chivas USA defender Carlos Bocanegra to retire after this season

Ex-U.S. World Cup captain Carlos Bocanegra to retire after this season

Chivas USA defender Carlos Bocanegra, who has been a captain of the U.S. national team in the World Cup, said Thursday he plans to retire as a player after this season, his 15th in...

Manchester United sends 'Chicharito' packing, lands Falcao

Manchester United sends 'Chicharito' packing, lands Falcao

Mexican striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez slipped through international soccer's summer transfer window just before it closed Monday, moving from England's Manchester United to...

Terps men's soccer hasn't forgotten about title game loss, or chance to avenge it

Terps men's soccer hasn't forgotten about title game loss, or chance to avenge it 

COLLEGE PARK — There are no commemorative T-shirts worn at practice to remind Sasho Cirovski and his Maryland men's soccer team of their controversial loss to Notre Dame in...

Nichols takes his program to Loyola

Nichols takes his program to Loyola 

Jon Cole knew who he wanted to serve as his best man.

D.C. United, Red Bull New York set for Atlantic Cup clash

D.C. United and Red Bull New York will square off at RFK Stadium on Sunday in the latest installment of the Atlantic Cup. D.C. United returns home still atop the...

Alan Gordon helps Galaxy roll over D.C. United, 4-1

Alan Gordon helps Galaxy roll over D.C. United, 4-1

There's a case to be made that the Galaxy's game against D.C. United on Wednesday might have been a preview of this year's Major League Soccer title match, the MLS Cup.

FIFA and U.S. soccer organizations sued over concussion policies

FIFA and U.S. soccer organizations sued over concussion policies

FIFA, world soccer's governing body, and its affiliated organizations in the U.S. are being sued in a class-action lawsuit that alleges they have failed to adopt effective policies...

Liverpool gambles on Balotelli to replace Suarez

Liverpool gambles on Balotelli to replace Suarez

LONDON -- Having just waved goodbye to a player who constantly courted controversy, Liverpool rolled out the welcome mat to Mario Balotelli on Monday, whose maverick if...

Surging D.C. United, LA meet at StubHub Center

Two clubs coming off of back-to-back wins are set to square off at the StubHub Center on Wednesday as the Los Angeles Galaxy will host D.C. United. After falling...

D.C. United goes to top in East after trouncing Sporting K.C.

D.C. United moved to the top of the Eastern Conference on Saturday after scoring three times in the span of seven first-half minutes to secure a 3-0 win at Sporting Kansas...

Phillip Gyau watches his son, Joseph, make a name for himself

Phillip Gyau watches his son, Joseph, make a name for himself 

When Phillip Gyau was inducted into the Maryland Soccer Hall of Fame in 2008, his 15-year-old son had to take the day off. As Joseph Gyau came to know, the national team's...

Fire fail to land Jermaine Jones

New England Revolution lands Jermaine Jones

Jermaine Jones will not be riding to the rescue of the Fire this season.