1V1

28 Flips | 1 Magazine | @1V12016 | Keep up with 1V1 on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “1V1”

SBI USMNT Man of the Match: Christian Pulisic

Photo by Logan Bowles/USA TODAY Sports<p>The U.S. Men’s National Team delivered a complete performance in its dominant 4-0 win over Trinidad & Tobago on …

Soccer

Frank Lampard has gone from New York City FC outcast to MVP candidate

"Frank Lampard, MVP?" There was a moment earlier this season when "Frank Lampard, credible DP" was looking like a stretch; injury and the …

Spanish soccer giant Barcelona expands into U.S. market

FC Barcelona has opened a corporate office in New York, joining Germany's Bayern Munich as the only European soccer clubs with a permanent, stand-alone presence in the United States.<p>Barcelona officials said the team will use the office, at 250 Park Ave., to build marketing partnerships and …

Soccer

Landon Donovan's comeback is a risk worth taking for injury-hit LA Galaxy

Now that Landon Donovan has come out of retirement to rejoin the LA Galaxy, there is one question: Landon, what took you so long?<p>It always seemed …

NYCFC can't count

Remember "Frank Lampard Day"? It was September 1, 2016 - you might have known it as Thursday. New York City mayor Bill de Blasio issued a special …

US Paralympic National Team gear up for 2016 summer Paralympic Games in Rio

As the USMNT continue their road to Russia in World Cup Qualifying, another elite national soccer team is gearing up for a major tournament: the US …

New York Red Bulls II claim 2016 USL regular season title

New York Red Bulls II claimed the USL regular season title on Wednesday night, beating the Harrisburg City Islanders 4-1 to clinch the honor with …

Borussia Dortmund's Tuchel praises Pulisic, explains lack of playing time

Christian Pulisic is the name on everyone’s lips these days, including his coach Thomas Tuchel at Borussia Dortmund.<p>Speaking ahead of Dortmund’s …

FIFA suspends former CONCACAF president Jeffrey Webb

"The adjudicatory chamber of the Ethics Committee chaired by Hans-Joachim Eckert has banned Jeffrey Webb, former president of CONCACAF, vice …

FC Dallas and the LA Galaxy do things differently, and that's ok

Here's the thing, it is no secret FC Dallas and the LA Galaxy go about the business of soccer in very different ways. And that's ok.<p>In retrospect I …

Texas

Jeremy Ebobisse explains his unique soccer journey

Jeremy Ebobisse left Duke early to sign with the MLS, and the Charleston Battery attacker explains his thinking, his future, and his name.<p><i>“I took the</i> …

Harrisburg City Islanders wear R2-D2 jerseys in USL match

The third-tier side wore uniforms in the spirit of its Star Wars Night promotion.<p><b>EXTRA TIME</b><p>Several MLS teams have capitalized on the return of "Star Wars" hysteria with promotions centered around the film franchise, but the third-tier Harrisburg City Islanders have taken that fandom to another …

Ten top men's Division I college coaches | College Soccer

Men’s college soccer is historically an incubator for the next breed of the American professional soccer coach. As much as coaches filter through the …

Barcelona to open New York office to increase business in United States

Barcelona's growth across the globe is set to continue with the opening of a new office in New York next week.<p>The Catalan club moved into Hong Kong …

300 and counting, as Frank Lampard scores brace for NYCFC on landmark night

NEW YORK – Frank Lampard was presented with a special jersey, a ring and a proclamation from the New York City Mayor’s office calling it “Frank …

Soccer

WATCH: Bobby Wood curls home opener for USMNT in St. Vincent

The forward opened the scoring for the U.S. national team against St. Vincent and the Grenadines with a gorgeous strike.<p>Bobby Wood missed a sitter early in the U.S. national team's World Cup qualifier Friday — so he made up for it by converting a substantially tougher opportunity 20 minutes …

ECNL enters final calm year before storm | Club Soccer | Youth Soccer

It’s taken seven years, but the ECNL’s rapid rise from fledgling girls league to full-on U.S. youth national team farm system has been marked with a …

Former U.S. soccer star Lauren Holiday to undergo surgery to remove brain tumor

Holiday, who retired from competitive soccer last year, will have surgery six weeks after giving birth. Her husband, NBA point guard Jrue Holiday, will take a leave of absence to care for her.<p>Former U.S. soccer star Lauren Holiday will undergo a serious procedure after doctors discovered a tumor on …

LAFC announce stadium naming-rights deal with Banc of California

On Tuesday morning, LAFC officially broke ground on their new home. They also gave it a name: Banc of California Stadium.<p>During the groundbreaking …

Banc of California

Soccer | Tech gadgets help Crew track fitness

Growing up near Silicon Valley, Crew SC striker Adam Jahn is a proud soccer-playing techie. “Apple till I die,” said the California native, pointing …

Maryland men’s soccer edges crosstown rival Georgetown, 2-1

Maryland and Georgetown added another chapter to a growing men’s soccer rivalry Friday night with a riveting match decided in the final minute before an overflow crowd in College Park.<p>The seventh-ranked Terrapins prevailed, 2-1, when Gordon Wild, who shared the national scoring crown last year …

MLS moves times for Week 33 simultaneous kickoffs

On Friday, Major League Soccer announced that the league is pushing up the kickoff times for all matches in Week 33, the penultimate week of the …

What to expect from USMNT defender Matt Miazga's loan to Vitesse

SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia – All eyes were on Chelsea's US national team defender Matt Miazga as the European transfer deadline approached and now that …

The Oregonian names Seattle, not Portland, "Soccer City, USA"

It’s time to end the debate, friends.<p>Seattle is Soccer City, USA.<p>At least that’s what Portland’s flagship newspaper, <i>The Oregonian</i>, told us on Friday, …

Swope Park Rangers adds nine players on loan from Sporting KC

The Swope Park Rangers have added nine players on loan from Sporting Kansas City ahead of tomorrow’s USL showdown with Rio Grande Valley FC: …

No soft pedal: Klinsmann should reward top US performers Pulisic, Kljestan

A massive goal differential (12 goals!) advantage over Guatemala. A visiting opponent on Tuesday (Trinidad & Tobago) who've already clinched …

Soccer

Local group says it wants shot at MLS team

While the group MLS2STL has worked to facilitate an ownership group for a Major League Soccer expansion team in St. Louis, another group, called …