2:33 AM EDT, Fri July 03, 2015
Oregonian 53 mins ago

T2 takes out Arizona United SC 3-1

T2 (6-8-2, 20pts) grabbed an early lead behind a pair of goals in the first 15 minutes of the match as Belmar opened the scoring with his eighth goal of the season. T2 defender Jeanderson played a ball in behind the Arizona defense to Belmar who dribbled down the left side of the box and fired a shot inside the right post in the 10th minute. Fatawu doubled T2's lead in the 14th minute as he combined with defender Andy Thoma on a give-and-go to get in behind the Arizona defense before calmly slotting the ball into the bottom, right corner of the goal.
Denver Post 1 hour ago
Norio Sasaki said Japan has no pressure defending Women's World Cup championship

Norio Sasaki said Japan has no pressure defending Women's World Cup championship

The pressure is off now that Japan gets the opportunity to defend its Women's World Cup championship.
Houston Chronicle 4 hours ago

Media, others rush to defend England's Bassett after own-goal

With seconds left in a World Cup semifinal, England's Laura Bassett lunged for the ball and accidentally kicked it into her own net. The Women's World Cup is a showcase of the finest players in the world as well as a quadrennial trigger for debate over the treatment of women's sports - by fans and the media. England's run to the semifinals captured the attention of the country and its media and exposed the contrasting response to a blunder by a female athlete compared with that of a male player. If we really want men and women's football to be on a level playing field," she wrote, "then we...
Tacoma News-Tribune 4 hours ago

Bradley replaces Dempsey as US captain for CONCACAF Gold Cup

Michael Bradley will be the U.S. captain for the CONCACAF Gold Cup rather than Clint Dempsey.
Kip Kesgard / Oregonian 5 hours ago
Rose City Soccer Show - recap of epic win before latest USOC stop

Rose City Soccer Show - recap of epic win before latest USOC stop

In the latest episode of the Rose City Soccer Show, the crew - Oregonlive.com's Kip Kesgard, Chris Gluck from the Columbian, Will Conwell from Stumptown Footy and Dan Adams from Cascade Rangers.com - talk about the big Cascadia win, the USOC match, look at the Gold Cup and potential impacts to the Timbers roster, and we try to make sense of MLS rules.
Tacoma News-Tribune 5 hours ago

Sounders hope to stop losing streak against MLS leader

Club believes unity can get them through until stars return later this month.

World Cup field puts haves and have-nots on display

While FIFA has been criticized at times for its treatment of the women's game in general — from President Sepp Blatter's infamous suggestion in 2004 that the women could wear tighter shorts, to the cries of gender discrimination over the artificial turf surface at this year's tournament — soccer's international governing body has taken positive steps over the last decade to grow the sport. FIFA added an under-20 Women's World Cup in 2002, and an under-17 tournament in 2008. Since 2004, FIFA has decreed that a percentage of its Financial Assistance Program funds it provides to member...
Seattle Times 7 hours ago

Sounders hope to start anew in July after rough June

It is fair to wonder whether early July is going to be any more productive for Seattle than June, which brought five losses from six matches in all competitions.
AO has seats on charter bus to WCC final

AO has seats on charter bus to WCC final

Happy to pass this news along from American Outlaws: Seattle: American Outlaws: Seattle, with the help of AO: Tacoma, is proud to announce our charter bus to the World Cup Final to BC Place in Vancouver, Canada on Sunday, July 5. You are sure to have some questions and concerns, so allow us to address them briefly here. First, let me link to the ticket before going on further. The cost is $70 per seat. Click here to purchase bus tickets If you are not a Facebook user you can email us at AOSeattle@gmail.com to set up … Read more »

Open Cup quarterfinal matches set

Here’s the word from U.S. Soccer: U.S. Soccer has determined the schedule for the 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Quarterfinal round match involving the LA Galaxy and Real Salt Lake. The Galaxy, Open Cup champions in 2001 and 2005, will travel to Sandy, Utah, where they will face RSL at Rio Tinto Stadium on July 14 at 8 p.m. MT. The schedule details for the Quarterfinal between the New York Red Bulls and Philadelphia Union will be announced at a later time. Get the latest information on the U.S. Open Cup Quarterfinal schedule on Twitter @opencup. … Read more »

Whitecaps’ Ousted voted MLS player of month

Here’s the word from the league: Vancouver Whitecaps FC goalkeeper David Ousted was voted Etihad Airways MLS Player of the Month by fans on MLSsoccer.com for the month of June for the 2015 MLS season. Ousted propelled Whitecaps FC to a 3-1-0 record in June, conceding only four goals in four matches and turning in his seventh clean sheet of the season. The Danish goalkeeper was in topflight form during Vancouver’s recent three-game road swing, which included consecutive wins against the LA Galaxy, New York Red Bulls and New England Revolution. With Ousted in net, Whitecaps FC snapped the...
Reign’s Kim Little NWSL player of month

Reign’s Kim Little NWSL player of month

Here’s the word from the club: Seattle Reign FC midfielder Kim Little was voted the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) Player of the Month by the media for the month of June of the 2015 NWSL season. Little, 25, has helped Reign FC earn a 3-0-0 record in June to move into the number two spot in the standings with a 5-2-2 (17 pts.) overall record going into Week 12 of the 2015 campaign. Reign FC also has a six-match unbeaten streak, extending its home unbeaten run to 18 matches. The Aberdeen, Scotland native registered three goals and … Read more »
Oregonian 11 hours ago

Portland Timbers change kickoff time for Sunday's game against San Jose to 8 p.m.

Kickoff for Sunday's game between the Portland Timbers and San Jose Earthquakes has been moved to 8 p.m.

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