Giovinco's hat trick dumps DC United
Jared Jeffrey scored a goal, but also committed two fouls setting up Sebastian Giovinco goals in DC United's 4-1 loss to Toronto FC Saturday at BMO Field.
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TORONTO--DC United were in the wrong place at the wrong time on Saturday -- at BMO Field when Sebastian Giovinco broke out of his eight-game scoring slump.
TIME FOR CHANGE
Schmid, Sounders 'part ways' after eight years
SEATTLE, Wash. -- The Seattle Sounders and coach Sigi Schmid have “agreed to mutually part ways,” the team announced Tuesday. Complete
Spirit shut out by Sky Blue FC
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- The Washington Spirit remained in a tie for first place in the NWSL standings, despite falling, 1-0, to Sky Blue FC at Yurcak Field Saturday night. Complete
OFFSIDE REMARKS Remembering some nice times in Nice and in Paris on Bastille Day during more innocent times
My heart, thoughts, sympathies and prayers go out to the victims of the latest tragedy that occurred in Nice, France Thursday night. Complete
CUTTONE'S CONCEPTS With a voice, WNT players can do greater good
On Saturday, the WNBA rescinded a fine it had issued to several teams and players because the players used pregame warm-up gear to promote social causes.
It wasn't that the league objected to the players taking a social stance, hence the rescinding of the fine. The players in question wore shirts that said #BlackLivesMatter and #Dallas5.
PLAYING WITH ATTITUDE Akers hopes to translate her style to kids camp
Michelle Akers built her reputation as the greatest-ever women's soccer player, by playing every game in a take-no-prisoners mode. Akers, who was named the FIFA Player of the Century, has never translated that playing attitude into a full-fledged soccer camp before, but this June, she'll be part of a group of soccer players/trainers offering an all-girls camp at her Powder Spring, Ga. horse farm and adjacent soccer field.