Blatter: MLS is going to a winter schedule

8/5/14 in Soccer   |   w_g_walters   |   223 respect

Sepp Blatter has announced that MLS will be moving toward the European schedule of playing from Autumn through Spring. Duane Rollins of Canadian...

Germany Are On Top Of The World

7/14/14 in Soccer   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

The FIFA World Cup soccer tournament finally ended yesterday as Germany's Mario Gotze broke the hearts of Argentinians fans in the 113th minute...

Germany Defeats Argentina to win World Cup Final

7/13/14 in Soccer   |   Debi_L   |   11862 respect

Was the result ever in question? Well, yes, it wasn't as dominating a win as many predicted. After Germany defeated Brazil in such a resound...

Brazil Falls To The Dutch 3-0

7/13/14 in Soccer   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

What started out to be a promising World Cup tournament turned out to be an utter disaster for Brazil. After a 7-1 drubbing from Germany, Brazil...

USA: The World Cup and Soccer more generally

7/9/14 in Soccer   |   Trokspot   |   65 respect

We are in the midst of one of the world's biggest sporting events - the World Cup.  This is an event that only happens every four years, a...

Argentina will meet Germany for World Cup Final

7/10/14 in Soccer   |   Debi_L   |   11862 respect

The humiliation of Brazil by Germany was followed today with a competition that ended in double zeroes.   That's right.  Argentina...

Brazil Humilated By The Germans

7/9/14 in Soccer   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

It was a semi-final to remember, but for all the wrong reasons. In front of over 58,000 fans, Brazil took a 7-1 beating to Germany.&nb...

Has there ever been a more depressing loss than Brazil's 7-1 flogging at the hands of Germany?

7/9/14 in Soccer   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

There are losses. There are devastating losses. And then there's Brazil's 7-1 loss to Germany in the World Cup semifinals. There may...

The Cinderella Story Ends For Costa Rica

7/6/14 in Soccer   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

Costa Rica has been the big surprise at World Cup from the start.  The team upset Uruguay in their first match of the tournament. In the Ro...

Brazil Takes On Germany In Semis

7/5/14 in Soccer   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

The first semi-final is set at the FIFA World Cup.  Brazil takes on Germany for a spot in the final. Brazil defeated Columbia 2-1 yesterday...

Were Americans REALLY paying attention to the World Cup?

7/3/14 in Soccer   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

Anyone who has been paying attention knows that Landon Donovan was cut from the United States soccer roster before the World Cup, and didn'...

It was a nice run, but the US is going home after a tough loss to Belgium

7/1/14 in Soccer   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

After an extremely tough game against Belgium in which US goalie Tim Howard pulled a rabbit out of his hat time after time, the United States just ...

Chilean striker Mauricio Pinillia has a permanent reminder of his missed shot against Brazil

7/1/14 in Soccer   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

Chile came EXTREMELY close to advancing to the World Cup quarterfinals. They ended up losing to Brazil on penalty kicks after battling to a 1-1 dra...

Game On! World Cup open thread and more [Live Sports Thread]

7/1/14 in Soccer   |   Jess   |   34900 respect

Greetings, sports fans! The United States will be taking on Belgium today in the round of 16. How do you think they'll do? Argentina/Switzerlan...

Despite their loss to Germany, the United States will live to play another day

6/26/14 in Soccer   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

The United States fought hard, but couldn't overcome the odds and beat Germany in the finale of group play. Still, thanks to Cristiano Ronal...