SOCCER

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

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 out for Major League Soccer or finish his undergraduate degree and then use his final year of eligibility elsewhere.

Navy stuns No. 10 Maryland in men's soccer

It didn't take much to understand why Monday's soccer match with No. 10 Maryland Monday meant so much to the Midshipmen.

Lloyd Sam struck in stoppage time on Wednesday as Red Bull New York hung on for a crucial 1-0 win over Atlantic Cup rivals D.C. United at Red Bull Arena.

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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.

Tim Howard to take year off from soccer duty

Tim Howard to take year off from soccer duty

U.S national team goalkeeper Tim Howard says he will take a year off from international duty in order to spend more time with his family.

East leaders DCU, SKC tussle at Sporting Park

A pair of Eastern Conference rivals will square off at Sporting Park on short rest Saturday as Sporting Kansas City will play host to D.C. United.

Top women players tell FIFA: World Cup on turf is discriminatory

TORONTO (Reuters) - Some of the world's top women soccer players say FIFA's proposal to play the 2015 Women's World Cup finals in Canada on artificial turf instead of grass is...

College soccer coaches pushing for split season

Philip Hersh: College soccer coaches pushing for split season

The Northwestern men's soccer team has hit the ground running.