With a full week between games for the first time in more than a month, Forward Madison FC scored early in a 2-1 victory over FC Tucson on Saturday.
The opening game of the 1999 Women's World Cup between the United States and Denmark was at the old Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., home to a pair of NFL teams. There was a massive traffic jam on the Jersey Turnpike that afternoon. I know. I was stuck in it, wondering how bad the accident was ahead and whether we'd miss kickoff. Except there was no five-car pile-up. The U.S. team's ...
Lavelle, the most decorated player in Badgers soccer history, is now on the game’s biggest international stage.
Orlando City B's Rafael and Thiago Souza scored in a 2-1 victory that sent the Flamingos to their fourth straight league loss and ran their overall winless streak to seven games.
Luis Suarez, one of soccer's biggest stars and most dynamic goal-scorers, is being wooed with a lucrative four-year offer to join David Beckham's Inter Miami in 2020 as the Major League Soccer expansion team's first signature star. It might not end up happening, but the interest and the offer are not a rumor, or mere speculation. I have been assured by those who would know that Inter Miami is ...
PARIS - When the U.S. played Norway in the semifinals of the second Women's World Cup in 1995, fewer than 3,000 people showed up at a minor league soccer stadium in Sweden to watch. And that was one of the bigger crowds of the tournament. "To everyone outside of friends and family and the players themselves, it was like a tree falling in the woods that nobody sees or hears," said Briana ...
The 2019 Women's World Cup kicks off on June 7 in France; and soccer fans all over the globe will get to know players they rarely get to see. Unlike the men who play in the World Cup, the women don't get massive media coverage or big crowds for their pro leagues. So, every four years is their chance to take the spotlight for a few weeks. Here are 20 players to keep an eye on over the next ...
The Women's World Cup kicks off Friday in Paris. Twenty-four teams will traverse France for the next month in pursuit of soccer's most prestigious trophy. Here are five players to watch during the tournament:
As a schoolgirl growing up in southern England, Jill Ellis couldn't play competitive soccer. It wasn't that girls weren't allowed. It was just that, given the attitudes of the 1970s, no one had thought to organize teams for them. It wasn't ladylike, Ellis' mother, Margaret, once explained. That changed when Ellis moved with her family to Virginia as a teenager, where she not only joined her ...
Forward Madison FC was able to schedule touring German team Hertha Berlin despite not having a large stadium or wildly inflated ticket prices compared to regular-season games.
One of Wisconsin’s longest-tenured varsity soccer coaches will be stepping down, as this fall will be the 24th and final season for Central Wisconsin Christian’s Gregg Zonnefeld, the school said via press release last week.
The weather conditions Tuesday night favored pitching, and Vaughn Williston made sure to take full advantage.
"I had an idea of what it was going to be like. That's blown all of my expectations out of the water," Forward Madison goalkeeper Ryan Coulter said. "Ninety minutes of madness. You add into that snow at the end of April, freezing conditions — impossible conditions to play good football in, really, and yet you've got 4,500 lunatics there screaming on. It's incredible. For me, I'm 30 years of age, that's the best atmosphere I've ever played in."
A multi-million-dollar rehabilitation project at Breese Stevens has the Madison landmark stadium ready for its pro soccer tenant.
Melanie Onstad is a defender for the Hustisford/Dodgeland prep girls soccer team — a senior with a strong leg who has a few assists on her resume but isn’t much of a goal scorer.
Josiel Nunez scored in the 58th minute and Shaun Russell scored in the 70th as Forward Madison FC posted a 2-1 victory — its first of the season — against host Orlando City B in a USL League One soccer match in Florida.
Brian Bement and Abu Danladi scored first-half goals in Forward Madison's 2-0 victory over the Badgers in a friendly at Breese Stevens Field.