Seattle Reign FC’s Megan Rapinoe was named NWSL Player of the Week for Week 11 after scoring four goals total during last week’s play. She becomes the fourth Reign FC player to be honored this season.
Clint Dempsey likes to score on the road. That got me looking at Dempsey’s and Will Bruin’s stat lines for this year. This is what I came up with.
37% of Clint's shots go in. 66% of Will's shots go in. Will has played 495 mins less than Clint. I was clearly bored so I did this. (2/2)— Ariann's Dad (@TheRealCBlakely) July 5, 2017
New York City FC’s David Villa was voted Alcatel MLS Player of the Month for the month of June. He scored three goals and helped guide NYCFC to a perfect 4-0-0 mark.
Philadelphia Union’s Chris Pontius has been called up to the US Men’s national team to replace Gent midfielder Kenny Saief for the Gold Cup. Saief made his US debut last weekend against Ghana, but has been dealing with a groin injury.
Do you know your US Gold Cup group stage history? I didn’t. So I took this group stage trivia. I didn’t do well, I only scored 40%.
Speaking of the Gold Cup, get to know the US’ first opponent, Panama, in this “Five Things to Know” from US Soccer.
Alexandre Lacazette is leaving Lyon and will join Arsenal for a club transfer record €53 million that could rise to €60 million.