Most Recent

Best served cold: Ridgeline rallies for 3-2 win over Ogden, 1st 4A girls soccer title in school history

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 4:42pm

Adeline Fiefia scored the game-winning goal with three minutes on the clock, and Ridgeline held off Ogden, 3-2 Friday afternoon at Rio Tinto Stadium to clinch the first 4A girls soccer title in school history.

Brazilian soccer great Pelé turns 80, isolated at home

Mauricio Savarese, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 7:53am

Brazilian soccer great Pelé turns 80 on Friday, but the celebration will have to wait.

Man United wins again at PSG; Messi scores in Barca rout

Steve Douglas, Associated Press  |  Updated Oct 20th - 4:58pm

Marcus Rashford sprinted toward the corner flag inside an empty Parc des Princes and slid on his knees in celebration, just like two seasons ago.

What comes next for Utah Royals FC after 2-0 loss to OL Reign, winless NWSL fall series?

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 17th - 9:02pm

The Reign closed out 2020 with their first victory since July. Utah finishes the year winless since a 1-0 victory over New Jersey-based Sky Blue FC on July 4, their only win in five matches of the mid-summer closed bubble tournament.

No Supporters' Shield in 2020, MLS says

Reuters  |  Posted Oct 17th - 5:47pm

Major League Soccer's (MLS) Supporters' Shield will not be awarded this year, the league said on Saturday, due to the changes to the standard competitive environment forced by the COVID-19 pandemic.

6A girls soccer: Hladek’s ‘game-changing’ equalizer leads top-seeded American Fork by Corner Canyon, 4-2

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 15th - 7:14pm

Janessa Johnson had a brace in just her second game of the year with a goal, and Josie Shepherd added a goal as the defending Class 6A state champion Cavemen pulled away for a 4-2 win over Corner Canyon and advanced to next week’s state semifinals.

Real Salt Lake snaps 3-match losing skid with 2-1 win over West co-leading Portland

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 14th - 10:15pm

Douglas Martinez Jr. and Damir Kreilach each scored a first-half goal as RSL held off the Timbers, 2-1, in front of a reduced-capacity Rio Tinto Stadium.

Real Salt Lake's Oct. 18 match at Colorado postponed

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 12th - 8:36pm

With Real Salt Lake slipping further down the Western Conference table as Major League Soccer hits the final stretch of the regular season, another intra-conference game has been postponed indefinitely.

Portugal, France lose perfect records; England beats Belgium

Daniella Matar, Associated Press  |  Updated Oct 11th - 3:54pm

Portugal and France lost their perfect records in this season’s UEFA Nations League after playing out a 0-0 draw against each other on Sunday, and Belgium saw its 13-match unbeaten run ended by a 2-1 defeat against England.

Liverpool, Man United plan power grab with leagues' overhaul

Rob Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 11th - 12:03pm

Liverpool and Manchester United have angered the Premier League and the government by formulating plans to reshape English football with a power grab that would also reduce the size of the top competition to 18 teams.

AP Interview: Barça VP says Messi never was for sale

Joseph Wilson, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 11th - 7:20am

Hobbled by crises on the field and among its fed-up club members, Barcelona never waivered in its commitment to Lionel Messi despite mounting financial struggles brought on by the pandemic-induced global economic slowdown.

Vancouver scores 2 in second half to hand Real Salt Lake 3rd straight loss

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 10th - 10:33pm

Real Salt Lake’s road match against Vancouver in a neutral venue started off well Saturday night.

MLS postpones two matches after positive COVID-19 tests

Reuters  |  Posted Oct 10th - 7:56pm

Major League Soccer has postponed two Sunday matches after players and staff tested positive for the coronavirus, the league said.

Soccer: Rapids-Galaxy game postponed after positive COVID-19 test

Reuters  |  Posted Oct 10th - 12:43am

Saturday's Major League Soccer match between the Colorado Rapids and the LA Galaxy at DICK'S Sporting Goods Park has been postponed after a Rapids player tested positive for the new coronavirus, the league said.

Sweden pauses plan to allow bigger sports crowds as infections rise

Reuters  |  Posted Oct 8th - 6:31am

Sweden will postpone plans to let more people attend sport events and concerts, the government said on Thursday, citing rising coronavirus infection numbers both within the country and around Europe.

Real Salt Lake pushed below playoff line with 2-1 loss to West-leading Seattle

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Oct 7th - 11:07pm

Morris scored 28 minutes later, and the Sounders held Real Salt Lake without an official shot on target Wednesday night en route to a 2-1 win over RSL at CenturyLink Field in Seattle.

US Soccer, Jill Ellis announce coach mentorship program

Anne M. Peterson, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 6th - 4:39pm

Jill Ellis never left soccer, she just shifted focus.

Struber leaves Barnsley to become New York Red Bulls coach

Reuters  |  Posted Oct 6th - 1:46pm

Major League Soccer club New York Red Bulls appointed Gerhard Struber as their new coach on Tuesday after he left his role at English Championship (second-tier) club Barnsley.

Premier League leader Everton signs Godfrey from Norwich

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 5th - 3:07am

After remodelling his midfield to great effect, Everton manager Carlo Ancelotti made a signing to bolster its defense on the final day of the transfer window by bringing in Ben Godfrey from second-tier Norwich for a reported 25 million pounds ($32 million) on Monday.