It's the FA Cup quarterfinals on the weekend soccer TV schedule. Seven of the eight teams involved are from the Premier League, with one chance at a giant killing. Also on the soccer TV schedule, MLS on Univision has NYCFC hosting Orlando City on Saturday and Borussia Dortmund returns to Bundesliga action on Sunday at home to Hannover 96. Once again, Daylight Savings Time hasn't started in Europe . . .
The soccer news starts with the Seattle Sounders crashing out of the 2018 Concacaf Champions League at the semifinal stage. Carrying a 1-0 advantage into the away leg against Chivas, Seattle lost 3-0 on the night with Chivas advancing 3-1 on aggregate. Oswaldo Alanis put Chivas up in the 50th minute with Javier Lopez scoring in the 55th. Jose Godinez added a third goal in the 80th minute. Seattle . . .
By Jason Davis – WASHINGTON DC (Mar 14, 2018) US Soccer Players - Traditionally speaking, it doesn’t take much to derail an MLS season. A decided lack of depth beyond the first 11-14 players on the roster meant that losing even one or two starters for protracted periods of time could lead to a string of bad results. The safety net in Major League Soccer is significant thanks to six playoff spots . . .
The soccer news starts with two MLS teams advancing to the 2018 Concacaf Champions League quarterfinals with a chance for a third. The New York Red Bulls and Toronto FC knocked out Liga MX clubs to take their places on opposite sides of the semifinal bracket. It's a safe assumption that Toronto will be playing Club America, already up 4-0 over Tauro. New York waits on the winner of the Seattle vs . . .
By J Hutcherson (Mar 13, 2018) US Soccer Players - On a clear day, it's easy to play count the stadiums as you fly in or out of London's Heathrow airport. There are a lot of them in that city, all built with territory in mind. Even the rugby stadiums and the cricket ovals mark space. Twickenham is rugby. St John's Wood and Kennington are cricket. Yet, it's soccer that divides up the capital. A . . .
The soccer news starts with MLS and Liga MX announcing the Campeones Cup, the North American version of a super cup. The defending MLS champions will play the winner of the Liga MX Campeon de Campeones, the game between the Apertura and Clausura winners. Toronto FC will host the first Campeones Cup on September 19, 2018. "Major League Soccer is proud to come together with Liga MX for this . . .
By Clemente Lisi – NEW YORK, NY (Mar 12, 2018) US Soccer Players – Tyler Adams is turning into an MLS star at just age 19. After his first full season in Major League Soccer, Adams already looks like a veteran player on a New York Red Bulls roster dominated by youth. The pressure for Adams to succeed is tremendous. He’s resolute on helping the Red Bulls win an MLS Cup and become a regular . . .
The soccer news starts with Manchester United picking up three points in the Premier League and keeping a lock on 2nd-place. The win over Liverpool extended their lead to four points over Spurs, dropping Liverpool into 3rd. That's good news for United, in a season where they've spent considerable time trying to figure themselves out. They've also spent this season looking up at Manchester City, . . .
The USMNT players in Europe and Mexico starts in the Bundesliga. Christian Pulisic's Borussia Dortmund beat Timmy Chandler's Eintracht 3-2. Pulisic forced an own goal and had an assist. The own-goal opened the scoring at Dortmund in the 11th minute. Eintracht equalized in the 75th. Pulisic assisted on Michy Batshuayi's goal in the 77th. Eintracht equalized a minute into stoppage time with . . .
It's two wins in a row to start the 2018 MLS regular season for expansion team LAFC, beating Real Salt Lake 5-1 away. Joao Plata put RSL up in the 20th minute with Diego Rossi equalizing for LAFC in the 30th. Latif Blessing scored for LAFC in the 33rd with Benny Feilhaber adding a goal in the 47th. Rossi scored again in the 81st with Carlos Vela assisting in the 81st. Rossi assisted on Vela's goal . . .