clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Major Link Soccer: Don’t look now, but DC United are good

New, 15 comments

Also: Storm reign, again; NWSL playoffs are coming; soccer-politicians never retire

MLS: Minnesota United FC at D.C. United Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Seattle

‘Sometimes it explodes’: Sounders’ turning point came after locker-room airing of greivances – The Athletic ($)
As predestined as the Sounders' turnaround feels now after winning eight straight, things easily could have skewed in the other direction after tempers flared in an emotional locker-room scene.

GAME PREVIEW: WSOC vs. Idaho - Seattle University

No. 9 Washington Faces Big Road Test at No. 20 Portland Friday - Washington Huskies | University of Washington Athletics

GAME PREVIEW: MSOC at California Baptist - Seattle University

culture

WNBA Finals Recap: The Seattle Storm are the 2018 WNBA champions! - Swish Appeal
Overcoming their fourth-quarter woes of late, the Storm defeated the Mystics 98-82 to complete the Finals sweep.

MLS

After coming out as gay, Minnesota United’s Collin Martin shares reaction and why now – Twin Cities

'5 Stripe Fever': Channel 2 spotlights the incredible rise of Atlanta United | WSB-TV

D.C. United come back in crucial 2-1 win over Minnesota United FC - Black And Red United
After falling behind, the Black-and-Red earned three points thanks to goals from Ulises Segura and Darren Mattocks

expansion

Welcome to Miami? The bruising story of David Beckham's battle to become football's first superstar owner | FourFourTwo
His quest has been plagued by problems and setbacks, but that’s never stopped him before.

NWSL

Sky Blue discussing new stadium, but short-term future remains in question – Equalizer Soccer

NC Courage playoff preview: Hurricane Florence throws a wrench into the gears - Dirty South Soccer
What should the league do about a game scheduled during a hurricane?

Wednesday Roundup: Courage-Red Stars semifinal in doubt due to storm – Equalizer Soccer

USL

Chris Cortez Sets Scoring Record in Loss To San Antonio FC

USNT

Matt Miazga becomes an American hero with one moment vs. Mexico - Stars and Stripes FC
LITTLE BOY.

World

Watch: Governor-elect Cuauhtemoc Blanco scores amazing chip goal in legends match - FMF State Of Mind
Cuauhtemoc Blanco still has it.

Brazil's Neymar labels yellow card vs. El Salvador a 'lack of respect'
Neymar picked up a yellow card in the first-half at the FedExField in Washington following an altercation in the penalty box.

Liberia President George Weah 51 makes surprise appearance in friendly vs. Nigeria
George Weah, President of Liberia and former World Footballer of the Year made a surprise return to the pitch in a friendly against Nigeria.

Peru: Christian evangelicals clash with soccer fans in stadium takeover | News | DW | 11.09.2018
A group of ultraconservative Christians staked out their claim to the stadium of the popular Alianza Lima soccer team. While they claim to be doing God's will, fans forcefully showed that they would have none of it.