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 Luis Bueno – RIVERSIDE, CA (Mar 14, 2018) US Soccer Players - Every decade or so, the bigwigs at MLS and Liga MX think it is a good idea to join forces and present a new-look product to the masses. And without fail, the new-look product wears away fairly quickly without much fanfare. Later this year, the brand-new Campeones Cup will commence as Toronto FC will host either Apertura 2017 champs . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 historically the biggest game in England's topflight, and that hasn't really changed. The weekend soccer TV schedule has Manchester United hosting Liverpool on Saturday in a meeting of 2nd vs 3rd-place in the Premier League. There's also a version of the London derby with Chelsea at home against Crystal Palace. In MLS, LAFC tries to make it two wins in a row on the road against Real Salt . . .
By Jason Davis – WASHINGTON DC (Mar 9, 2018) US Soccer Players - “ES INSOLTING & UNACCEPTABOL” the headline of Mexico’s sport daily Record screamed on Thursday morning. That's the response when Liga MX teams lose against MLS sides in the first-legs of the Concacaf Champions League quarterfinals. The words are a reference to a politician’s speech about the infamous border wall idea, turned for . . .
By Clemente Lisi – NEW YORK, NY (Mar 5, 2018) US Soccer Players – The 2018 MLS season may have opened this past weekend but for the three teams still involved in the CONCACAF Champions League, the time is now to start playing at a higher level. The CCL quarterfinals, which start this week, will be a real test for Toronto FC, the New York Red Bulls, and the Seattle Sounders. Even with the new . . .
It was an interesting weekend for USMNT players in Europe and Mexico. Tim Ream's Fulham picked up three big points in the Championship and Timothy Weah made his league debut for PSG in Ligue 1. Aron Johannsson scored for Werder Bremen in the Bundesliga. In the Eredivisie, Matt Miazga's Vitesse beat Ajax. We start in the Premier League where Geoff Cameron's Stoke City drew 0-0 at Southampton. . . .