| Jun 11, 2014
| 7:57 PM
Derek Woodward can remember how local sports fans reacted to the 1994 World Cup, the first and only time the quadrennial soccer event was held in the United States.
Despite games being played as nearby as Washington's RFK Stadium, few casual fans knew...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 6:38 PM
Two months ago, Maryland men's soccer coach Sasho Cirovski had dinner with Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter at a restaurant in Dallas. It was a meeting of chance, as Cirovski was traveling and Porter's Timbers were playing there.
The two coaches...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 3:24 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. — A quick tour of Portland's downtown neighborhoods reveals a city resembling the ongoing development in Orlando.
The restaurants and bars that line Northwest 23rd Avenue in downtown Portland pulsated with activity a few hours...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:49 AM
MEXICO DF (Reuters) - Los clubes de fútbol Olimpia de Honduras y Waterhouse de Jamaica se ubicaron en el primer lugar de sus grupos tras golear al Alpha United de Guyana y Tauro de Panamá, respectivamente, en la Liga de Campeones de la Concacaf.
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:37 AM
Major League Soccer has made it a clear priority to win the CONCACAF Champions League, and those games begin this week for the MLS teams.
The MLS hopes will fall on the Timbers, D.C. United, New York Red Bulls and Sporting Kansas City this year. The...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 6:45 AM
Greetings from 30,000 feet above the U.S.
I'm on a cross-country flight to Portland for the MLS All-Star game, where I'll be working on several features about Orlando City's jump up to Major League Soccer.
The All-Star week truly kicks off tonight...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:33 PM
CHIVAS USA AT NEW ENGLAND
When: 4:30 PDT.
Where: Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, Mass.
On the air: TV: KDOC, TWC Deportes; Radio: 1330.
Records: Chivas USA 6-11-6, Revolution 8-12-3.
Record vs. Revolution (2013): 0-0-1.
Update: This is the...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 8:22 AM
UC Irvine standout thrower Itos Aikhionbare has been named 2013-14 All-Academic recognition by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Assn.
Aikhionbare, a biological sciences major entering her senior year at UCI, finished 14th in the shot...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 10:43 AM
On any given game day, 17-year-old Orlando City defender Tommy Redding can look directly to his left and right and see teammates who have nearly as many combined years of professional soccer experience as Redding has years on this earth.
| Aug 5, 2014
| 5:59 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. — The miniature soccer field in the center of Pioneer Courthouse Square was alive with movement Monday afternoon. A young fan with a soccer ball slalomed between grown men who wore their button-down shirts untucked for a lunch-break...
| Aug 8, 2014
GALAXY VS. SAN JOSE
Where: StubHub Center.
On the air: TV: NBC Sports Network; Radio: 1330.
Records: Galaxy 9-4-6; Earthquakes 6-8-5.
Record vs. Earthquakes: 1-0-0.
Update: Perhaps it's fitting that on the day after Galaxy great...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 7:26 PM
MEXICO DF (Reuters) - El club mexicano Pachuca goleó el miércoles por 4-1 a Real España de Honduras en el primer partido del Grupo 1 correspondiente a la Liga de Campeones de la Concacaf, donde destacó el juvenil Erick Gutiérrez con un doblete.