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Alex Morgan and the USWNT take on China as Fan Tribute Tour winds down

Fans will get one last chance to see Alex Morgan, Abby Wambach and Hope Solo in action this year. Well, three last chances. The U.S. women’s national team ends its 2012 schedule with a three-game exhibition series against China, beginning Saturday, Dec. 8 in Houston. The matches are part of the team’s Fan Tribute Tour, their post-Olympics victory lap of games around the United States. The ladies are unbeaten in the tour, having already taken on Costa Rica, Australia, Germany and Ireland at various venues across the country. While the team is more than two years away from their next […]

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Where to watch the 2012 MLS Cup Final, USWNT vs Ireland

Cheers, David Beckham After six years of playing Major League Soccer, the 2012 MLS Cup final will be David Beckham’s last game in an LA Galaxy jersey. Earlier this month, the 37-year old midfielder announced that the final — his third in four years — would be his last as a player, though not his last with the league. “I’ve had an incredibly special time playing for the LA Galaxy, however, I wanted to experience one last challenge before the end of my playing career. I don’t see this as the end of my relationship with the league as my […]

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MLS Conference Finals: LA Galaxy vs Seattle Sounders, Houston Dynamo vs DC United

MLS Cup 2012 Conference Finals No matter which way you slice it, the MLS Cup Final is going to be a disappointment. Okay, that may just be bitter, slightly histrionic grapes talking. But, truth be told, the only team that I really (really, really) wanted to see in the MLS final is out. Sporting KC, easily the most exciting team in the league this year, was eliminated 2-1 on aggregate in the Eastern Conference semifinals by fifth-seed Houston Dynamo. Sporting’s remarkable season, which included winning the US Open Cup, came to an end after the team simply failed to score. […]

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Where to watch the 2012 MLS Conference Semifinals

The MLS Cup is underway and eight teams are fighting their way towards the league championship title. Each team gets a chance to play one home game and one away game in the two-leg system. The Red Bulls had been scheduled begin their playoff campaign against D.C. United on Saturday at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey. However, given the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy on the East Coast, the teams swapped locations for the series. United will now host the first leg at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C., while Red Bulls host the second leg on Wednesday. Since […]

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USWNT embarks on two-game fan tour against Germany on Saturday, Oct. 20

The U.S. women’s national team will host Germany for a two-game exhibition tour beginning Saturday, October 20. The friendly matchup between first-ranked United States and second-place Germany is part of an ongoing fall fan tour to celebrate Olympic glory. Fox Soccer is set to air the first match from the USWNT Fan Tribute Tour live on Saturday, October 20 at 6:30 pm. NBC Sports Network picks up coverage of the second game on Tuesday, October 23 at 7:30pm. Soccer on TV this week Where to watch the best soccer games on US television networks, including ESPN, Fox Soccer and Telefutura. […]

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U.S. team faces Guatemala in must-win World Cup qualifying matchup

After disappointing displays in 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Jamaica last month, the U.S. men’s national soccer team finds itself in a must-win situation. With the qualifying table tight between the United States, Guatemala and Jamaica, the USMNT looks to claim all six points from games this week and solidify its grip on a World Cup spot. The Americans face Antigua & Barbuda on Friday, then take on Guatemala in Kansas City on Tuesday. • Antigua & Barbuda vs USA – Friday, October 12 at 7p (beIN SPORT) • Guyana vs Mexico – Friday, October 12 at 9p (Telemundo) […]

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Red Bulls face Fire as MLS matches heat up before playoffs

The 2012 MLS regular season is winding down, and, with less than a month left to play, teams are scrambling for a spot in the playoffs. Sporting KC lead the Eastern Conference, followed closely by New York Red Bulls and Chicago Fire. However, the table is close, and the next month could offer some surprises. Even first-year team Montreal Impact is within reach of a playoff spot. The Western Conference contenders, on the other end, are all-but set. Qualifying teams include the usual suspects Real Salt Lake, LA Galaxy and Seattle Sounders. The last games of the season will determine […]

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Man City vs Borussia Dortmund in a Champions League battle of league champions

Gunners in good shape to challenge Chelsea at home Chelsea currently sit top of the table, with new signing Eden Hazard proving every bit of his 32-million pound value. Arsenal are beginning to regroup after a shaky, goalless start to the season. They held Man City to a 1-1 draw last week and have yet to concede more than a single goal in a game. • Saturday, Sept 29 at 7:30a – Arsenal vs Chelsea (ESPN2, ESPN3, ESPN Deportes) UEFA Champions League group stage matches continue Tue 10/2 and Wed 10/3 Round two of the CL Group Stage sees a […]

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Where to watch Man City vs Arsenal, CONCACAF Champions League & more

Soccer on TV this week Where to watch the best soccer games, including Man City vs Arsenal, on US television networks, including ESPN, Fox Soccer and Telefutura. All times Eastern. FRIDAY, SEPT 21 Time League or Competition Teams Network Live or Replay? 12:00a UEFA Europa League Inter Milan vs. Rubin Kazan Fox Soccer Plus Replay 4:00a MLS Soccer D.C. United at Philadelphia Union ESPN Deportes Replay 10:00a UEFA Europa League Tottenham Hotspur vs. SS Lazio Fox Soccer Replay 10:30a UEFA Europa League Udinese Calcio vs. Anzhi Makhachkala Fox Soccer Plus Taped 11:00a UEFA Europa League BSC Young Boys vs. Liverpool […]

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2013 UEFA Champions League: Chelsea take on a tough Juventus side

2013 UEFA Champions League Group Stage begins Tuesday, Sept 18 Reigning European champs Chelsea face a tough challenge in their first CL Group Stage match, taking on Juventus (Wed at 2:30pm, Fox Soccer). The Italian club swept the Serie A last season, plus they’ve got this guy. Little hint, Euro 2012. Chelsea, on the other hand, eked out an 6th place finish in the EPL. And, well, they’ve got this guy. Some of the other exciting matchups in the Group Stage first round include Real Madrid vs Manchester City (Tue at 2:30pm, Fox Soccer), PSG vs Dynamo Kyiv and Bayern […]