Soccer News: Alan Gordon has become a key player for both the San Jose Earthquakes and the U.S. Men's National Team.
Soccer News: beIN SPORT has announced that its broadcasts will now be carried on Comcast's Xfinity TV. The 24-hour international sports network features coverage of Spain's La Liga, Italy's Serie A, France's Ligue 1 and away games for the U.S. Men's National Team CONCACAF qualifying rounds for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Youth Soccer News: Awareness of concussions is growing among coaches, parents and players. The CDC has resources to help identify and deal with this injury. Players are seen @ Surf Cup wearing Full 90 protective head gear.
Concussion, which is one of the most common injuries in sport with potential serious long term consequences on the health of athletes, was until recently under-diagnosed and treated.
Top international sports experts representing the IOC, FIFA and several other international sports federations met at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on 1 and 2 November 2012 for the 4th International Consensus Conference on Concussion in Sport.
INDOMITABLE SPIRIT: THE JOURNEY OF CHRIS HEGARDT
Youth soccer player Chris Hegardt recovered from cancer and a liver transplant - and is on the Nationally Top Ranked San Diego Surf Soccer Club's BU12 team. This is his story of triumph from heartbreak diagnosis aired on ESPN E60.
Somehow when you think of soccer stars, one thinks of sexy, virile men. When these sex symbols are off the pitch, one thinks they might dress like rich playboys more than country club types or bankers. You might be wrong! In reality, who might dress these athletes? Brooks Brothers has just partnered with Italian Football Club F.C. Internationale Milan to be the official formalwear sponsor for all field appearances.
Soccer News: Five Major League Soccer stars have designed special cleats with mi adidas to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Fans can purchase cleats designed by Fredy Montero, Darlington Nabage, Kenny Cooper, Chris Pontius and Teal Bunbury or create their own design.
Life changed in seconds - October 23, began as just another ordinary day at Lincoln Elementary School in Palm Desert but before the day was half over, young Adrian, a soccer-loving member one of the Palm Desert Youth Soccer League (PDYSL) BU12 teams, was victim of a freak accident forced his leg to be amputated below the knee.
Soccer News: Sports fans often feel they have a right to 'boo' teams, but are they letting themselves get caught up in the moment and forgetting what is important about sports?
U.S. National Amputee Soccer Team Comes to San Diego for NSPL Championship
Youth Soccer News: The H2O Overdrive Ultimate Soccer Player(TM) Tournament has announced the addition of a special Open Regional on Saturday, August 11, at Irvine Valley College. The competition is open to all Southern California youth soccer players from U-14 through U-18.
Soccer News: The MLS will introduce the adidas miCoach Elite System at the 2012 AT&T MLS All-Star Game, and then make it standard for all teams in 2013. How will this play out in practice and during games?