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Major Link Soccer: Christian Pulisic to miss USMNT match against El Salvador.

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The attacker will miss the qualifier against El Salvador and hope to be back after.

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Seattle

The federal Bureau of Indian Affairs approved sports gambling compact ammendments for the Puyallup, Tulalip, Snoqualmie, Spokane, Cowlitz, Squaxin, Suquamish, Stillaguamish and Lummi tribes, while applications by Muckleshoot, Swinomish, Skokomish, Kalispel, Jamestown S’Klallam, Shoalwater Bay and the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation are still pending. Washington tribal casinos get final federal approval for sports wagering | The Seattle Times

One of the Seattle Sounders, Will Bruin, recently joined Georgetown Brewing to create a beer to benefit a very important cause. Sounders FC’s Will Bruin brews up a beer with Georgetown Brewing

Kim Little, one of Scotland Women’s all-time greats, has retired from international football with 140 caps. Kim Little retires from Scotland duty after winning 140 caps | Scotland women’s football team | The Guardian

Scotland Women’s National Team midfielder Kim Little has taken the decision to end her international career before the 2023 Women’s World Cup qualification campaign begins this month. Kim Little brings international career to a close | SWNT | Scotland | Scottish FA

MLS/USL

Diego Rossi’s potential club-record transfer to Fenerbache has been more than four years in the making. What Diego Rossi's loan to Fenerbahce says about LAFC's present and future | MLSSoccer.com

He’s gone to Turkey, after his move to Fenerbahçe becomes official. It hurts to lose Diego Rossi, but it is also time for him to move on - Angels on Parade

As we enter the final third of the 2021 MLS season, we’ve reached the point where the sample size is plenty large enough that underlying numbers can paint a pretty solid picture of where things actually stand. Expected goals: MLS leaders in 2021 and the key takeaways | MLSSoccer.com

The Defiance didn’t show quite enough against Oakland, but now they get another home back-to-back at Cheney Stadium this week where they are still undefeated this season. USL Championship Power Rankings – Week 19

NWSL

Pro women’s soccer players Kaleigh Kurtz and Jasmyne Spencer share the side hustles they use to make ends meet on low salaries. Pro women's soccer players side hustles

USA

Unexpected and unwelcome news. Christian Pulisic set to miss USMNT qualifier in El Salvador - Stars and Stripes FC

Hugo Perez was born in El Salvador, but represented the USA as a player. Now, he’s coaching the country of his birth in a bid to reach a World Cup. Ex-USMNT star Perez targets World Cup qualifying upset with El Salvador

Four long years after the failure at Couva, the US men’s national team are about to embark upon their next qualification cycle, one delayed and marred and eventually reconfigured by a global pandemic. What to expect from the USMNT vs. El Salvador & beyond in World Cup qualifiers | MLSSoccer.com

Earlier this year the US men’s national team won both of North America’s top men’s international tournaments, claiming the inaugural Concacaf Nations League title with a nail-biting extra-time final win over Mexico before a dramatically different squad reclaimed the Gold Cup, again via a dramatic defeat of El Tri. "Nine-point week, bottom line": USMNT set high standard for opening World Cup Qualifiers | MLSSoccer.com

World

The revival of El Salvador’s soccer team is a tribute to better organization, coaching and talent. But it also owes a debt to a fan with a gift for scouting. NYTimes: A Fan Wanted a Better Team to Cheer. So He Found It Better Players.

Manchester City’s Benjamin Mendy was denied bail on Wednesday and will remain in custody ahead of a trial on rape charges. Manchester City's Benjamin Mendy denied bail ahead of rape trial

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo has scored his 110th international goal to overtake Iran’s Ali Daei as top men’s career international goal scorer. Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo breaks men's career international scoring record

Barcelona considered leaving the No.10 unused for the new season but LaLiga rules that first-team players must wear No. 1-25 made that difficult. Barcelona give Ansu Fati No. 10 shirt after Lionel Messi's departure

The board of Iceland’s football authority resigned after it was accused of covering up allegations. Iceland PM saddened by football sex abuse scandal - BBC News

The Manchester United footballer was also without a licence at the time he was stopped by police in June. Aaron Wan-Bissaka pleads guilty to driving offences while banned | Manchester United | The Guardian

Harry Kane has insisted his conscience is clear after his unsuccessful attempts to force a move from Tottenham to Manchester City. Harry Kane has no regrets over trying to force move from Spurs | Tottenham Hotspur | The Guardian

Cristiano Ronaldo is back in red, but the feeling is not the same as it once was. The “romance” of Cristiano Ronaldo’s return is empty and uncomfortable - The Busby Babe

What’s on TV?

11:45 AM - Sweden v. Spain - UEFA World Cup Qualifiers - UniMas, TUDN, ESPN+

3:00 PM - Fluminense vs Juventude - Brasileirão - Paramount+

5:00 PM - Canada v. Honduras - CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers - Universo, Paramount+

7:00 PM - Mexico v. Jamaica - CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers - TUDN, Univision, Paramount+

7:00 PM - El Salvador v. USMNT - CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers - CBS Sports Network, Universo, Paramount+

7:00 PM - Tacoma Defiance v. Las Vegas Lights FC - USL Championship - ESPN+

PLUS a ton of World Cup Qualifying for every continent and college soccer are on streaming throughout the day.

Asia and North America Qualifiers - Paramount+

Africa and Europe Qualifiers - ESPN+

South America - Fubo Sports Network

College Soccer (Men’s and Women’s) - ESPN+, Big Ten Network, ACC Network