Gold Cup Preview: Group A

Gold Cup Preview Group A If you did not get enough international soccer with the Confederations Cup with Germany as champions this past month, then be on the lookout for the Gold Cup starting July 7th. Twelve international teams in the CONCACAF (Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football) will be taking the … Read more

Blue Moon Rising: Is Manchester City the Next Champion of Europe?

After being placed in the “Group of Death” time after time, Manchester City F.C. have finally begun to make it out of the Group Stage of UEFA’s Champions League in recent years. In fact this year, Man City has made it farther than they ever have before in club history. Is this the year for … Read more

The Euro Rewind – Feb 26-29

Photo above: Haji Wright, Schalke U19 | Credit: @barthvolker Perhaps the major news over the weekend was the new crest released by U.S. Soccer, but even so there was also plenty of football to be had. Here’s a rundown of how our players fared overseas. FRIDAY John Brooks | Hertha Berlin | GER: 90′ in … Read more

Champions League: Tuesday Preview

The Champions League is back in action! The round of 16 kicks off today with two big matchups; here is what to watch for in the Tuesday matchups:   Benfica vs. Zenit St. Petersburg (Zenit leads all time series 3-0-1) We have a big showdown starting in the Estadio de Luz as the reigning Portuguese champions … Read more

The Euro Rewind – Jan 22-24

Action in Germany returned this weekend, which saw several young players pick up quality minutes. Here’s a look back: DNP = did not play FRIDAY Luis Gil (Queretaro | MEX): His first start for the club, Gil put in a full shift and an admirable performance. Los Gallos win 3-0. Jonathan Bornstein (Queretaro | MEX): … Read more

The Euro Rewind – Jan 15-17

Even with several leagues still out on winter break (Bundesliga returns this week!), the action wasn’t light for Americans plying their trade overseas. Here’s a rundown of how they performed: DNP = did not play FRIDAY William Yarbrough (Club Leon) – For the second straight week, Yarbrough started in goal for Leon and the club … Read more