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The blow-up over Miami-Dade's hiring rules for police and rescue workers brought an unexpected burst of political controversy to the county vote endorsing Beckham's stadium site.
New York City FC forward David Villa, right, celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against the Seattle Sounders during the second half of a Major League soccer game, Saturday, June 17, 2017, in New York. NYCFC won 2-1.(AP Photo/Julie ...

Major Link soccer: The great American hope. New, 26 comments. The torch has been passed. Also, Michael Bradley isn't half bad, and FIFA 18 has the Galaxy angling for the protagonist superstar.
In a setback for Major League soccer in Charlotte, the Mecklenburg County commissioners pushed back a decision on spending $120 million for a new soccer stadium until August - and some commissioners don't want to invest unless the city also ...
Miami is pushing back on a last-minute requirement that David Beckham's soccer stadium only hire county police officers to patrol inside the facility while city officers are left with traffic control and other duties outside.
MUSKEGON, MI -- A tearful Norton Shores woman apologized to the community before she was sentenced for embezzling more than $80,000 from a Muskegon-area youth soccer club. Misty Diller, former Sailor soccer Club treasurer, was sentenced by Judge ...

But let's start in Detroit, where Pulisic moved when he was eight years old so that his father, Mark, could coach the Detroit Ignition of the Major Indoor soccer League. Hanging out with his father's players, many of them Brazilian, young Christian was ...
Mayor Kevin Faulconer has proposed that San Diegans vote on the soccer City plan in a special election this November. "I think it's very clear that there's an opportunity now to move forward," said Faulconer.
(FOX 11) - Hundreds of young soccer players came together in a Chino soccer field to remember two of their beloved coaches who died in a fatal highway accident Memorial Day weekend.
Officials say two Southern California high school soccer coaches and two of their former players were killed in a head-on collision involving their car and a big rig on a two-lane desert highway.
NEWTON, Kan. The Blue Valley Southwest high school girls' soccer team scored on a crucial shot in the second half to defeat Bishop Carroll on hot Friday afternoon, 1-0.
People often ask me: What's the best lesson you learned after almost two decades on the U.S. women's soccer team? I'm fairly certain they want the secret formula to winning.
Conference champion Lee's Summit North placed four players on the first team of the Suburban Gold Conference girls soccer team announced this week. Alexis Mitchell, a senior forward, was selected to the first team from North along with senior ...
It was posted onto the facebook page of Harimau Malaya, a club for soccer supporters in Malaysia, sent in by a teacher from the Longongon school, where the court is located, in the town of Nabawan.
soccer players, families, coaches and sponsors participated in the seventh annual Atlanta Champions League tournament fundraising event.
Twenty members of a Concord youth group sat through two hours of budget presentations Wednesday to make their appeal for lights on at least one soccer field at Keach Park. They weren't successful yet, as the city councilors tentatively moved the parks ...
The soccer City redevelopment plan will move forward without the involvement of San Diego State University.

Former U.S. women's soccer player Abby Wambach, left, and Glennon Doyle Melton attend the 2017 DIRECTV NOW Super Saturday Night Concert at Club Nomadic on February 4, 2017 in Houston, Texas.
PBS' Independent Lens goes inside Israel's popular and controversial soccer team after it signs two Muslim players VIDEO.
Questions about Major League soccer's concussion protocol arose Sunday during a match between the Portland Timbers and Atlanta United after Atlanta's Yamil Asad was allowed to return to play shortly after being hit in the face with a ball.
Mount Mourne IB school eighth-grade students, from left, Garrett Livingston, Doug Sutherland, Matthew Robinson and Jonathan Kang, are collecting new and used soccer equipment to send to kids in Mongolia who don't have proper equipment to play the ...
David Beckham's push to bring a soccer stadium to Overtown faces the neighbors Wednesday night with a town hall planned blocks from where he wants to build the 25,000-seat venue.
A police investigation is underway after someone stole hundreds of medals from a youth soccer tournament and left a note with a racial slur.
Pacelli senior soccer player Daniel Mansfield finalized his plans to play soccer at the United States Merchant Marine Academy on Friday.
The road from the police youth soccer fields in Park City to city hall was a short run for the community's new city clerk and alderwoman.
women's soccer great and Olympic Gold Medalist Shannon MacMillan is the newest investor in the soccer City San Diego project, aiming to redevelop the Qualcomm Stadium sight.
NBCUniversal TelemundoEnterprises previewed its 2017-2018 programming today, offering a bonanza for fans of World Cup soccer and narco dramas. In an online presentation for journalists, execs said Telemundo Deportes will air more than 700 hours of ...
Doing finger-guns next to at least one human wearing apparel for a sports team that doesn't play soccer. Bonus points for each additional human.
Flowery Branch senior Kelsey Mathis clung to a small shred of hope she would get to the ball. As the Lady Falcons soccer team had the one-point lead during the sudden death portion of a penalty shootout in Friday's Class 5A state quarterfinal match ...
The wave of responses we've received for the soccer SPECIFIC SCAVENGER HUNT continue to amaze. You've sent us riffs of next-level chicken bucketology.
A Gaithersburg soccer coach was arrested Wednesday on charges of sexually abusing a 7-year-old girl, police reported. Miguel Alfredo Flores, 47, is accused of abusing the girl on multiple occasions over the summer of 2015 during soccer practices at ...
MONTGOMERY VILLAGE, Md. - A Montgomery County soccer coach is accused of having inappropriate contact with a 7-year-old girl, and investigators say the incidents took place two summers ago during soccer practice. Miguel Alfredo Flores, 47, ...
Satisfied with the answer, Randall joined four other council members (Mayor Michael Copeland and Councilman Ron Ryckman were not at the meeting) in unanimously approving the privately owned Olathe soccer Complex, which will sit at the southwest ...
The aircraft clipped a soccer goal when it touched down about 3:50 p.m. in Sycamore Park, damaging both and technically qualifying the landing as a crash, said Blairstown Township police Lt.
Ubbo Visser is a lot like any other soccer coach. He's obsessed with improving the way his players kick. He videotapes them and analyzes their progress.
Burnley midfielder and one-time England international Joey Barton has been banned from soccer for 18 months by the F.A. today after an investigation revealed he had bet on 1,260 matches from 2006 to 2013, including at least five games in which he ...
LONGMEADOW - A Longmeadow man is trying to prevent young people from getting a brain injury while playing soccer and is requesting the public's help.
A coach locked up allegedly getting one of his soccer players pregnant. Philadelphia police say 39-year-old Francisco Prado-Contreras started having an inappropriate relationship with the 15-year-old girl after she came to him looking for a job.
But the injured player -- Marc Bartra -- and the soccer club will likely need much longer to fully recover. The team was heading to a European Champions League game against Monaco when the explosion happened.
For pretty much her entire life, Alexandra Christ has been serious about playing soccer. Still, she's never kicked a soccer ball with as much purpose as she does these days. "I want something that is tough and durable," Christ said, squeezing one of ...
The UConn Men's soccer team held a youth soccer clinic in South Windsor Saturday, complete with a game against the University of New Hampshire.
Over the past decade, no one has dominated the soccer pitch quite like Chris Wondolowski. Now, he's hoping to score another goal on the real estate market.
San Jose police were tasked with defusing tense altercations Sunday afternoon near Avaya Stadium just before a friendly soccer match between two clubs from Mexico. Witnesses reported opposing fans representing Liga MX's Club America and Monarcas ...
An estimated 90 San Jose police Department officers responded to a violent skirmish that erupted Sunday afternoon outside of Avaya Stadium between fans of ...
The soccer SPECIFIC SCAVENGER HUNT is a series of challenges for each New York City FC home game meant to determine the Lord Commander of all supporters in the Five Boroughs.
Roseville - A former volunteer soccer coach will spend 31 years in prison for molesting a 12-year-old girl at his suburban Detroit home.
For many area teams, the girls soccer season will see a new crop of players earn playing time. Camden and Northeastern lost its share of veteran players from last season, while Currituck, Edenton and Pasquotank have a core of players that saw action ...
Two New Jersey congressmen have asked Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to intervene in the case of the Tibet women's soccer team which was denied visas to ...
However, it was off the soccer field, where Kendal felt something off with her body. "I had a lot of dizziness and I could feel my heart beating a little bit faster than it should, but mostly dizziness," she said as she described what she calls ...
West Ham's Andy Carroll (9) and Carolina RailHawk's Simon Mensing (27) battle for a header during the first half between the Carolina RailHawks and West Ham United at the WakeMed soccer Park in Cary, N.C., July 12, 2016. Travis Long ...


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