June 15, 2017 THROWBACK THURSDAY
Pele lights the spark
There have been many seminal moments in the history of United States Soccer. Joe Gaetjens' goal to beat England at the 1950 World Cup, Paul Caligiuri's goal against T&T on November 19, 1989 to put the U.S. in the World Cup for the first time in 40 years, Brandi Chastain's penalty kick to give the U.S. WNT the 1999 Women's World Cup title, the start of MLS. All were part of bringing the game of soccer to where it is today.
June 1, 2017 THROWBACK THURSDAY
When Clint Dempsey scored his first goal
Two young players scored their first international goals on May 28, 2005 at Soldier Field in front of 47, 637 fans when England defeated the U.S. 2-1. Kieran Richardson, making his National Team debut scored both goals for England, while Clint Dempsey notched his first tally for the United States.
May 25, 2017 THROWBACK THURSDAY
Beckham makes his MLS debut With David Beckham appearing on the National Soccer Hall of Fame Ballot released on Wednesday, we thought a story on his MLS debut 10 years ago would be an appropriate way to kick off our Throwback Thursday feature. This story originally appeared on LA Soccer News the day of the game--August 9, 2007
March 25, 2017 FIT TO BE TIED
Miami opens 2017 with road draw
CARY, NC---Poku’s first goal of the year in the 14th minute was enough to give Miami FC a 1-1 road draw with North Carolina FC in front of 6,058 fans at WakeMed Soccer Park Saturday night.
February 22, 2017 BANGED OUT
Tickets gone for Orlando City Stadium opener
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Single-game tickets have been sold out for Orlando City SC’s season-opening match against New York City FC at the new, 25,500-capacity, Orlando City Stadium, scheduled at 5 p.m. Sunday, March 5, the team announced Tuesday.