Tag Archives: Soccer

MLS popularity soars

The beautiful game may not induce the same level of devotion as it does throughout South America, Africa and of course Europe, but the popularity of soccer is undoubtedly growing…

Bob Bradley makes American soccer history

The appointment makes Bradley the first American to ever manage in one of Europe’s top leagues. Bradley got his start in American college soccer, before becoming one of the best…

cousins make impact for Oak Lawn, Reavis

Giovanni, a senior forward, has been the area’s breakout star, leading Oak Lawn to a 15-0 record. Fernando, a junior forward, and Omar, a junior midfielder, are starring at Reavis,…

Rocori soccer making strides in 3rd year

When the Rocori school district approved boys and girls soccer in the spring of 2014, the goal was to help the sport grow in the community and build a winning…

Youth Soccer gets Aggressive

A new study of children’s soccer injuries released Monday in the journal Pediatrics found soaring rates of concussions, broken bones, lacerations, torn tendons and ankle sprains since 1990. Part of…

U.S. Bank Stadium debut was more about soccer

Milan was hailed as a major event on a couple of fronts: two internationally known soccer teams were coming to town, and they were starring in the first event at…