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Peru downs New Zealand, clinches final World Cup spot

Peru claimed their first World Cup berth since 1982 following a 2-0 second leg playoff win over New Zealand on Wednesday evening.

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Wednesday Roundup: Chelsea into first quarterfinal, Lyon show no mercy

Also in today’s roundup, Sweden strikes labor deal with federation Chelsea pushed their way into the quarterfinals for the first time while perennial contender Lyon showed no mercy despite a lopsided opening leg. The latest from UEFA Women’s Champions League 2nd legs from the Round of 16: Rosengard 0, Chelsea 1 (0-4 aggregate): Ji Soyun scored […]

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Eriksen propels Denmark past Ireland, into 2018 World Cup

A hat-trick from Christian Eriksen propelled Denmark to their first World Cup appearance since 2010, after a 5-1 second leg playoff win over Ireland.

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Maegan Kelly’s degree in persistence pays off with international debut for Canada

SAN JOSE, California – They say that first impressions make all the difference. Canada’s Maegan Kelly has been on a lengthy journey just to be able to have an opportunity to make an impression with Canada Soccer, and coach John Herdman. She was thrown into the fire on Sunday night against the United States. Playing […]

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Italy draw Sweden, miss first World Cup since 1958

Italy will sit out the World Cup for the first time in 60 years after they failed to score over two legs against Sweden.

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Monday Roundup: USWNTPA partners with NFL, WNBA brethren on new venture

Also in today’s roundup, Sweden boycotts soccer awards show over negotiations with federation, Belgium invites “High Potentials” into senior training camp, and Rumi Utsugi called up by Japan The USWNT Players Association has partnered with the NFLPA (National Football League Players Association) and WNBPA (Women’s National Basketball Players Association) on a new venture. REP Worldwide, […]

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Deltas claim first NASL title, defeat Cosmos in final

The San Francisco Deltas claimed their first ever NASL Championship, after defeating the New York Cosmos 2-0 on Sunday evening.

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Jessie Fleming eyeing Europe over NWSL

SAN JOSE – The way to the NCAA may not be the best way for Canada Soccer’s up and coming footballers. It’s been a question up for discussion for some time: Does the NCAA offer the best opportunity for the next generation to progress, or is Europe a better option? John Herdman was put on […]

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USWNT looks to close out ‘tough’ 2017 with win against Canada

VANCOUVER, B.C – The U.S. were the second best team on Thursday night at B.C. Place, and they’re going to have to be a whole lot better if they want to end 2017 with a win. We’ve grown accustomed to watching the U.S. dominate opponent after opponent. It was an uncharacteristic surprise to see Canada with wave […]

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UEFA WCQ Playoff First Leg Rewind: Sweden downs Italy, Croatia defeats Greece, and more

The UEFA World Cup Qualifying Playoff round first legs concluded on Saturday with two home countries gaining important wins.

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