Our pick for the game worth your time on the weekend soccer TV schedule is the one available on over-air television. It's the Premier League on NBC on Saturday with Manchester City playing Newcastle United. Also on the soccer TV schedule, the US Women play Denmark on Sunday on ESPN. Manchester City vs Newcastle United at 12:30pm on NBC on Saturday. Manchester City has finally lost a Premier . . .
Look, it's far too easy to pick apart a press release announcing a new soccer ball. MLS opens Friday's soccer news with just that, debuting their new adidas NATIVO soccer ball for 2018. So we'll just let the press release do its magic. “Soccer is a global sport that transcends beyond borders,” senior director for adidas soccer Ernesto Bruce said. “The new design of the 2018 MLS Official Match . . .
The soccer news starts with the January FIFA Rankings. The USMNT fell one spot to 25th in a month where there was no movement in the top 14. The USMNT played no games over the ranking period. Germany spends another month in the top spot in the FIFA Rankings, ahead of Brazil in 2nd and Portugal in 3rd-place. Argentina and Belgium round out the top five. Mexico is the top team in CONCACAF, down a . . .
By Jason Davis – WASHINGTON DC (Jan 17, 2018) US Soccer Players - Orlando City striker Cyle Larin is still Orlando City striker Cyle Larin, no matter what the Twitter account of Turkish champions Besiktas might say. Of that, at least Orlando City is certain. Whether Besiktas accepts Orlando City’s version of the truth is still, as of yet, unknown. What Besiktas’s Twitter account said on Saturday . . .
The soccer news starts in the Premier League with reports that Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is close to signing a five-year deal. That would bring to a close speculation that Mourinho might be considering his options, mainly because of concerns over United's transfer budget. At the top of the Premier League table, and these days even further down, it's not enough to pay the manager. The . . .
The soccer news starts with a regular quandary. Any time we refer to a USMNT player as a "legend", someone writes us to take issue. It doesn't matter how many caps or how much the player did in a USMNT shirt. Someone wants to make a point. It's enough to make us shy away from writing something like "USMNT legend Landon Donovan is back." USMNT legend Landon Donovan got quite the debut in Leon last . . .
By Clemente Lisi – NEW YORK, NY (Jan 15, 2018) US Soccer Players – A new year means a new start for the USMNT. 2018 is about the USMNT building on the positives and moving on from last year. A roster loaded with up-and-coming young players is together in Carson, California kicking off a transitional year for the USMNT. January is always a time to see new faces and this year is no different. USMNT . . .
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has been saying for weeks that it's coming. Eventually, his version of an invincibles team would lose a Premier League game, and probably before setting a new English topflight record. Drawing with Crystal Palace on the last day of 2017 was an indication. While nobody was pointing the finger at obvious flaws with City, eventually the strain of the Premier . . .
We start the roundup of USMNT players in Europe and Mexico in the Championship. Tim Ream made his 100th appearance for Fulham in their 1-0 win at Middlesbrough. Oliver Norwood converted a penalty five minutes into stoppage time for the game's only goal. 🗣 REEEEAAAAAMMMMMM@timream5 will make his 💯th appearance for the Club today! 👏 #COYW #FFC pic.twitter.com/7I8JxNgIrC — Fulham Football Club . . .
The 2017-18 Bundesliga season is back from winter break on the weekend soccer TV schedule. Our highlight game comes from Germany, with Borussia Dortmund at home to Wolfsburg on Sunday. Also on the soccer TV schedule, Spurs vs Everton from the Premier League is on national TV on Saturday. There are plenty of options from La Liga, Liga MX, and the series of club friendlies currently happening in . . .