IFAB will consider use of video replay for referees on trial basis; Dutch Cup ready to run pilot program
The International Football Association Board, the body which sets the fundamental laws of the sport, is set to discuss the adoption – on a trial basis – of video replays to assist referees when it meets in Northern Ireland this week.
It is all but guaranteed now that the 2022 World Cup will be held in winter and not the summer.
Club América president Ricardo Pelaez hints at desire to see Ventura Alvarado choose Mexico over USMNT
GUADALAJARA, Mexico – With speculation building over the international future of Mexico and USMNT eligible center back Ventura Alvarado, Club América sporting president Ricardo Peláez has weighed in.
Pretemporada Al Día | 20 de febrero: Érick "Cubo" Torres a Houston en marzo y Seattle Sounders recibirá a Xolos
American Exports: Everton's Tim Howard sets record for most wins by US goalkeeper in UEFA competitions
AMSTERDAM – Tim Howard became the winningest American netminder of all-time in UEFA cup competition on Thursday night, following a 4-1 lesson taught by Everton to Europa League Round-of-32 hosts Young Boys Bern.
The Toffees backstop posted his 21st victory, combining his Champions League and Europa League/UEFA Cup exploits, putting him one ahead of Tottenham veteran Brad Friedel. The Swiss side did not make it easy on Howard & Co., forcing seven saves and three cross captures out of the American.
With massive World Cup qualifying and Gold Cup matches ahead of them this summer, the Canadian men’s national team will be playing their final warm-up contests against a pair of CONCACAF opponents.
Benito Floro’s side will face Guatemala on March 27 (4:30 pm ET kickoff) at Lockhart Stadium in Fort Lauderdale, Florida before jetting to the Caribbean for a match against Puerto Rico on March 30 (6:30 pm ET kickoff), the Canadian Soccer Association announced on Thursday.
Pretemporada Al Día | 19 de febrero: Alajuelense espiaría al DC United previo a su duelo de cuartos de final en Champions League
Prepare to circle your calendars, folks. The 2022 World Cup will reportedly soon have a finalized schedule.
An Australian media report has renewed speculation this week that the US national team will meet the Socceroos in a friendly during the USMNT's preparations for the Gold Cup in July.
FourFourTwo's Australia edition reported on Monday that the USMNT could host their Southern Hemisphere counterparts on July 3, citing a schedule graphic shown by Fox Sports on Sunday. But the information is inaccurate, according to US Soccer Federation officials.