News of Interest

US Club Soccer has launched a feature to members called the News of Interest, a regular compilation of recent news articles encompassing all levels of our sport. As new editions are added, older news will be replaced. By being included in the News of Interest, US Club Soccer is not necessarily endorsing the views of the writer and/or publication.

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Nov. 14:

VIDEO: U.S. Soccer presidential candidates at GotSoccer forum
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75656/us-soccer-presidential-candidates-tackle-promoti.html

U.S. Soccer election: Members have until Nov. 27 to withdraw support
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75624/us-soccer-election-members-have-until-nov-27-t.html

Landon Donovan Won’t Run for President But Eyes Active Role in Shaping U.S. Soccer
https://www.si.com/soccer/2017/11/09/landon-donovan-us-soccer-president-election-sunil-gulati

Q&A with Carlos Cordeiro, U.S. Soccer Federation presidential election candidate
http://www.philly.com/philly/sports/soccer/carlos-cordeiro-us-soccer-presidential-election-wynald-gans-promotion-relegation-20171103.html

Q&A with Michael Winograd, U.S. Soccer Federation presidential election candidate
http://www.philly.com/philly/sports/soccer/usa-soccer-election-michael-winograd-promotion-relegation-nwsl-20171107.html

Kyle Martino Enters Race for U.S. Soccer President
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/06/sports/kyle-martino-us-soccer-president.html?smid=tw-share&_r=1

U.S. Soccer president: Kyle Martino enters race, lauding his ‘soccer PhD’
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75577/us-soccer-president-kyle-martino-enters-race-l.html

Paul Caligiuri throws his name into hat for U.S. Soccer president
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75545/paul-caligiuri-throws-his-name-into-hat-for-us-s.html

Eric Wynalda ‘afraid’ of Sunil Gulati, Carlos Cordeiro impact on U.S. soccer
http://www.espnfc.us/united-states/story/3256455/eric-wynalda-afraid-of-what-sunil-gulati-carlos-cordeiro-can-do-to-us-soccer

Ex-U.S. international Paul Caligiuri to run for U.S. Soccer presidency
http://www.espnfc.us/united-states/story/3257583/ex-us-international-paul-caligiuri-to-run-for-ussf-presidency

Carlos Cordeiro, Gulati’s Right-Hand Man and VP, Runs for U.S. Soccer President
https://www.si.com/soccer/2017/11/02/carlos-cordeiro-us-soccer-president-sunil-gulati-election

SPECIAL MEETING: U.S. Soccer board members request session regarding history of U.S. national coach hirings
http://www.frontrowsoccer.com/2017/11/02/special-meeting-u-s-soccer-board-members-request-session-regarding-history-u-s-national-coach-hirings/

Carlos Cordeiro: ‘I have harbored ambitions for a long time’
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75523/carlos-cordeiro-i-have-harbored-ambitions-for-a.html

U.S. Men’s National Team to Open 2018 with Friendly Against Bosnia and Herzegovina on Jan. 28 at StubHub Center
https://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/11/13/18/56/20171113-news-mnt-v-bih-announcement

Why this spot in KCK is key to the future of the chaotic U.S. men’s soccer program
http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article184096131.html

Pay-to-Play: The complexity of high-cost youth soccer explained by former Bay Area club president Eric Sippel
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75634/pay-to-play-the-complexity-of-high-cost-youth-soc.html

USA-Canada: Rapinoe finishes comeback year with big performance in 3-1 win
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75669/usa-canada-rapinoe-finishes-comeback-year-with-bi.html

NASL Final: Deltas shrug off uncertainty to beat Cosmos
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75670/nasl-final-deltas-shrug-off-uncertainty-to-beat-c.html

Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault at 2013 FIFA Gala
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75647/hope-solo-accuses-sepp-blatter-of-sexual-assault-a.html

Cities bidding to host World Cup 2026 games will make presentations in Houston
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75645/cities-bidding-to-host-world-cup-2026-games-will-m.html

Hummer: Addiction to GotSoccer stifling youth soccer progress
http://www.soccerwire.com/blog-posts/hummer-addiction-to-gotsoccer-stifling-youth-soccer-progress/

Austin is made not so subtle pitch about securing MLS team
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75640/austin-is-made-not-so-subtle-pitch-about-securing.html

USA-Canada: Americans lucky to get out of BC Place with draw
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75636/usa-canada-americans-lucky-to-get-out-of-bc-place.html

Brad Friedel takes job as New England Revolution head coach
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75628/brad-friedel-takes-job-as-new-england-revolution-h.html

MLS in Nashville? Stadium plan boosts Music City’s hopes.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/soccer-insider/wp/2017/11/08/mls-in-nashville-stadium-plan-boosts-music-citys-hopes

Richard Groff: ‘We need to keep doing what we do well’
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75601/richard-groff-we-need-to-keep-doing-what-we-do-w.html

Montreal Impact hires former French international and EPL and Ligue 1 manager Remi Garde as head coach
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75613/montreal-impact-hires-former-french-international.html

Phil Murphy, Sky Blue FC’s majority owner, is elected New Jersey governor
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75609/phil-murphy-sky-blue-fcs-majority-owner-is-elec.html

ECNL and United Soccer Coaches launch education and awards partnership
https://unitedsoccercoaches.org/web/web/News/Articles/October_2017/ECNL_and_United_Soccer_Coaches_launch_partnership.aspx

Sarachan Calls 21 Players for Friendly vs. Third-Ranked Portugal
https://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/11/07/14/39/20171107-news-mnt-sarachan-calls-21-players-for-friendly-against-third-ranked-portugal

NASL’s plea: ‘The clock is ticking right now’
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75591/nasls-plea-the-clock-is-ticking-right-now.html

NASL v. USSF: Why court ruling against NASL was not unexpected
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75555/nasl-v-ussf-why-court-ruling-against-nasl-was-no.html

Court Denies NASL’s Request for Injunction in Lawsuit vs. U.S. Soccer
https://www.si.com/soccer/2017/11/03/nasl-us-soccer-court-ruling-injunction-division-2

Sasho Cirovski: We need to define an ‘American Way’ and end the divisiveness
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75514/sasho-cirovski-we-need-to-define-an-american-way.html

PSV president: Columbus Crew ‘could not be any more serious’ about move
http://www.mystatesman.com/sports/soccer/psv-president-columbus-crew-could-not-any-more-serious-about-move/WxpopI8f5CCiGs81NhPQhN/

Jonathan Gonzalez will get last word in USA-Mexico tug-of-war
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75518/jonathan-gonzalez-will-get-last-word-in-usa-mexico.html

Detroit throws wrinkle into MLS expansion process
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75538/detroit-throws-wrinkle-into-mls-expansion-process.html

Arena and Dorrance will be inducted into United Soccer Coaches Hall of Fame
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75542/arena-and-dorrance-will-be-inducted-into-united-so.html

Insider Notes: U.S. Soccer CEO Flynn Does 180 on Plans to Step Away
https://www.si.com/soccer/2017/10/31/dan-flynn-us-soccer-ceo-election

Everybody Wins: Simple Steps for Fixing the Faulty MLS Playoff Format
https://www.si.com/soccer/2017/10/31/mls-playoff-format-fix-solution

Nick Lusson, California coach brings sheriff’s program to under-served, addresses solutions for pay-to-play and soccer’s arms race
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75487/nick-lusson-california-coach-brings-sheriffs-pro.html

NASL vs USSF October 31, 2017 Hearing Notes
http://midfieldpress.com/2017/10/31/nasl-vs-ussf-october-31-2017-hearing-notes/

Oct. 26:

Who’s who in the race to be the next U.S. Soccer Federation president
http://www.espnfc.com/club/united-states/660/blog/post/3243127/us-soccer-federation-presidency-candidates-sunil-gulati-steve-gans-eric-wynalda-lead-fluid-field

FIFA Scandals: First sentence is eight months for wire fraud and conspiracy
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75440/fifa-scandals-first-sentence-is-eight-months-for.html

Charlie Stillitano Decides Against Running for U.S. Soccer President
https://www.si.com/soccer/2017/10/24/charlie-stillitano-us-soccer-president-election-sunil-gulati

NASL Filing Alleges SUM Tried to Buy New York Cosmos to Eliminate Club
https://www.si.com/soccer/2017/10/24/nasl-sum-new-york-cosmos-court-filing-commisso-soccer-united-marketing

World Cup 2026 bid director Kristick says current climate doesn’t affect effort
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75430/world-cup-2026-bid-director-kristick-says-current.html

U.S. considers potential host cities for 2026 World Cup bid
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/soccer-insider/wp/2017/10/24/u-s-considers-potential-host-cities-for-2026-world-cup-bid/?utm_term=.74de3cab9360

Sarachan will coach USMNT in November friendly against Portugal
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75427/sarachan-will-coach-usmnt-in-november-friendly-aga.html

New North American Survey Shows Broad Support for United Bid to Host 2026 FIFA World Cup
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/10/24/16/07/20171024-news-north-american-survey-shows-broad-support-for-united-bid-to-host-2026-fifa-world-cup

Lawsuit: NASL declares it has ‘team agreements’ with eight new teams
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75420/lawsuit-nasl-declares-it-has-team-agreements-wi.html

Report: Charlotte bid for MLS expansion team hits dead-end
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75407/report-charlotte-bid-for-mls-expansion-team-hits.html

U.S. MNT Assistant Coach Dave Sarachan to Guide MNT in November 14 Friendly vs. Portugal
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/10/24/13/15/20171024-news-mnt-dave-sarachan-to-coach-usa-vs-portugal-november-14-friendly

Crowd Count: Atlanta United sets U.S. pro soccer attendance record
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75399/crowd-count-atlanta-united-sets-us-pro-soccer-a.html

MLS Decision Day: Toronto FC sets points record, San Jose claims final playoff berth
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75396/mls-decision-day-toronto-fc-sets-points-record-s.html

The USA’s World Cup fiasco and the vain search for culprits
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75390/the-usas-world-cup-fiasco-and-the-vain-search-for.html

Fluid, Potential Election Field Points to Chaotic U.S. Soccer Presidential Campaign
https://www.si.com/soccer/2017/10/20/us-soccer-president-election-candidates-sunil-gulati-challengers

Case for change: Wynalda and Gans make their arguments to succeed Gulati at Lake Tahoe soccer forum
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75388/case-for-change-wynalda-and-gans-make-their-argum.html

Eric Wynalda to stand for U.S. Soccer presidency, eyes changes to MLS
http://www.espnfc.us/united-states/story/3236812/eric-wynalda-set-to-stand-for-us-soccer-federation-presidency

U.S. Soccer presidential hopefuls will make case to key constituency in Lake Tahoe
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75373/us-soccer-presidential-hopefuls-will-make-case-t.html

WNT Puts on a Show in 6-0 Defeat of Korea Republic in Cary, N.C.
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/10/22/19/59/20171022-recap-wnt-usa-defeats-korea-republic-6-0-in-cary-nc

USA-England, Very poor start dooms tentative Americans
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75383/usa-england-very-poor-start-dooms-tentative-ameri.html

Waldrum approved to be Nigerian women’s national team coach
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75366/waldrum-approved-to-be-nigerian-womens-national-t.html

WNT Downs Korea Republic 3-1 in New Orleans
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/10/20/01/54/20171019-recap-wnt-usa-vs-korea-republic-new-orleans

Nominations Now Being Accepted for 2018 U.S. Soccer Werner Fricker Builder Award
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/10/16/19/49/20171016-news-nominations-now-being-accepted-for-2018-us-soccer-werner-fricker-builder-award

Hugo Perez: It’s time for the USA to embrace creative, entertaining, total soccer
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75354/hugo-perez-its-time-for-the-usa-to-embrace-creat.html

Oct. 17:

Police now investigating over 2,000 child abuse referrals in football
https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/oct/17/police-investigating-child-abuse-football-140-new-referrals

NASL vs. USSF: Court filings show settlement discussions were ongoing
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75342/nasl-vs-ussf-court-filings-show-settlement-discu.html

Columbus appears to face an uphill battle with Austin to retain Crew SC
http://www.espnfc.us/club/columbus-crew-sc/183/blog/post/3232010/columbus-fighting-an-uphill-battle-with-austin-to-retain-crew-in-mls

Claudio Reyna: Culture of Arrogance in American Soccer
http://www.empireofsoccer.com/claudio-reyna-culture-of-arrogance-within-american-soccer-66217/

Academy Directors Abroad: Club Brugge’s Individual Focus
http://www.ussoccerda.com/20171017-FEAT-Academy-Directors-Abroad-Club-Brugges-Individual-Focus

Is compensation from pros to U.S. youth clubs on the horizon? Attorney Lance Reich provides an update on the quest
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75310/is-compensation-from-pros-to-us-youth-clubs-on-t.html

Jermaine Jones takes to Instagram … ‘It’s the truth’
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75307/jermaine-jones-takes-to-instagram-its-the-tr.html

Defiant Gulati doesn’t plan on resigning
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75304/defiant-gulati-doesnt-plan-on-resigning.html

Bruce Arena Resigns as U.S. Men’s National Team Head Coach
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/10/12/19/19/20171013-news-mnt-bruce-arena-resigns-as-us-mens-national-team-head-coach

FIFA president Gianni Infantino backs VAR after phantom Panama goal
http://www.espnfc.com/blog-fifa/story/3227776/fifa-president-gianni-infantino-backs-var-after-phantom-panama-goal

More trouble for FIFA, Qatar and French soccer
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75278/more-trouble-for-fifa-qatar-and-french-soccer.html

USA Advances to U-17 World Cup Round of 16 as Third Place Finisher in Group A after 3-1 Loss to Colombia
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/10/12/15/54/20171012-recap-u17mnt-usa-group-a-u17-world-cup-colombia

Soccer coaches say USMNT’s big loss won’t be felt at the grass-roots level
https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/soccer-coaches-say-usmnts-big-loss-wont-be-felt-at-the-grass-roots-level/2017/10/11/ce1722ca-aeae-11e7-be94-fabb0f1e9ffb_story.html

USMNT’s Failure To Qualify For World Cup Could Result In Big Changes To Federation
http://www.sportsbusinessdaily.com/Daily/Issues/2017/10/11/Leagues-and-Governing-Bodies/USMNT.aspx

Arrogance, Poor Play, Fine Margins: The Anatomy of USA’s World Cup Qualifying Failure
https://www.si.com/soccer/2017/10/11/usmnt-world-cup-qualifying-failure-arena-gulati-klinsmann

On Soccer: FIFA should spend on spreading tech, not itself
https://apnews.com/51ef4df6bcf04723a536074b1f366ffb

Reaction to U.S. World Cup debacle: Time is now for change at top
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75260/reaction-to-us-world-cup-debacle-time-is-now-fo.html

U.S. Soccer-bashing overlooks the rise of a promising new generation of players
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75266/us-soccer-bashing-overlooks-the-rise-of-a-promis.html

USA Takes Control of Group A at 2017 U-17 World Cup with 1-0 Win vs. Ghana
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/10/09/13/00/20171009-recap-u17mnt-usa-takes-control-of-group-a-at-2017-u17-world-cup-vs-ghana

NWSL Playoffs: Portland overwhelms Orlando, North Carolina edges Chicago
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75221/nwsl-playoffs-portland-overwhelms-orlando-north.html

Clay Berling, Soccer America founder, dies at age 86
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75203/clay-berling-soccer-america-founder-dies-at-age.html

2017 U-17 World Cup: USA beats India in front of huge crowd in New Delhi
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75193/usa-beats-india-in-front-of-huge-crowd-in-new-delh.html

USA-Panama: Canaleros have no answer for the ‘muchacho’
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75209/usa-panama-canaleros-have-no-answer-for-the-much.html

The Missing Years: U.S. Soccer’s Development Gap
http://americansoccernow.com/articles/the-missing-years-u-s-soccer-s-development-gap

Hank Steinbrecher on legacy of the ’90s, moving national team forward, youth development and training compensation
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75178/hank-steinbrecher-on-legacy-of-the-90s-moving-na.html

World Cup 2026 bid committee reduces city list from 41 to 32
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75167/world-cup-2026-bid-committee-reduces-city-list-fro.html

Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay planning joint bid for 2030 World Cup
http://www.espnfc.us/fifa-world-cup/story/3220545/argentina-uruguay-paraguay-announce-plan-to-make-joint-bid-for-2030-world-cup

Nashville mayor pushes plan for $250 million soccer stadium
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75139/nashville-mayor-pushes-plan-for-250-million-socce.html

A+E’s Evan Silverman on NWSL and Lifetime, selling women’s pro soccer and challenge of raising awareness
https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/75112/aes-evan-silverman-on-nwsl-and-lifetime-selling.html

Dave Van Den Bergh Named Full-Time U-15 Boys’ National Team Head Coach as Scott Spencer and Austin Daniels Appointed Development Academy Technical Advisor
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/09/29/16/06/20170929-news-u15bnt-van-den-bergh-full-time-head-coach

Verbal abuse from parents, coaches is causing a referee shortage in youth sports
https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/highschools/verbal-abuse-from-parents-coaches-is-causing-a-referee-shortage-in-youth-and-high-school-sports/2017/06/16/cf02a016-499a-11e7-a186-60c031eab644_story.html

Sept. 29:

A coach’s life: Benjamin Ziemer combines backyard brotherhood experience with worldwide lessons
https://www.socceramerica.com/article/75081/a-coachs-life-benjamin-ziemer-combines-backyard.html

Fox will go heavy on network coverage of World Cup 2018
https://www.socceramerica.com/article/75072/fox-will-go-heavy-on-network-coverage-of-world-cup.html?edition=17830

Brooklyn court to hear NASL and FIFA cases days apart
https://www.socceramerica.com/article/75066/brooklyn-court-to-hear-nasl-and-fifa-cases-days-ap.html?edition=17825

Wynalda confirms he will duel with Gulati for U.S. Soccer presidency
https://www.socceramerica.com/article/75028/wynalda-confirms-he-will-duel-with-gulati-for-us.html?edition=17807

Hackworth Names USA Roster for 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/09/21/16/40/20170921-news-u17mnt-world-cup-roster-release

Primer: What NASL’s suit against U.S. Soccer is all about
https://www.socceramerica.com/article/74983/primer-what-nasls-suit-against-us-soccer-is-al.html?edition=17794

Tab Ramos to Continue as U.S. Soccer Youth Technical Director
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/09/19/13/58/20170919-news-u20mnt-tab-ramos-to-continue-as-us-soccer-youth-technical-director

The 2019 Women’s World Cup in France is beginning to take shape
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/soccer-insider/wp/2017/09/19/the-2019-womens-world-cup-in-france-is-beginning-to-take-shape/

Report: Revs’ Heaps becomes fifth MLS coaching casualty
https://www.socceramerica.com/article/74967/report-revs-heaps-becomes-fifth-mls-coaching-cas.html?edition=17785

Last-Gasp Meeting to Shape Future of NASL–and U.S. Soccer’s Club Landscape
https://www.si.com/soccer/2017/09/14/nasl-us-soccer-sanctioning-division-2-future-league-usa-club-landscape

Greensboro, N.C. to host Girls’ Development Academy Spring Showcase
http://www.soccerwire.com/news/clubs/youth-girls/greensboro-n-c-to-host-girls-development-academy-spring-showcase/

North America’s 2026 World Cup bid takes another step
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/soccer-insider/wp/2017/09/07/north-americas-2026-world-cup-bid-takes-another-step/

ECNL Coaching Symposium announced for 2018 in San Diego
http://www.soccerwire.com/news/clubs/youth-boys/ecnl-coaching-symposium-announced-for-2018-in-san-diego/

Californian Edwin Lara debuts for Pachuca
https://www.socceramerica.com/article/74561/californian-edwin-lara-debuts-for-pachuca.html

Midwest teams join growing UPSL
https://www.socceramerica.com/article/74822/midwest-teams-join-growing-upsl.html?edition=17740

Arsenal chief Ivan Gazidis appointed to Uefa’s executive committee
https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/arsenal-chief-ivan-gazidis-appointed-to-uefa-s-executive-committee-a3627551.html

Sept. 6:

With Panama victory, U.S. soccer slips to 4th in CONCACAF World Cup race
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/soccer-insider/wp/2017/09/05/with-panama-victory-u-s-soccer-slips-to-4th-in-concacaf-world-cup-race/

Fifa to review rankings system after friendlies harm England’s World Cup seeding
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/football/2017/09/04/fifa-review-rankings-system-friendlies-harm-englands-world-cup/

U.S. Soccer Not Extending NASL’s Division 2 Sanctioning Into 2018
https://www.si.com/soccer/2017/09/05/nasl-division-sanctioning-us-soccer-usl

U.S. soccer team boosts World Cup hopes by salvaging draw against Honduras
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/soccer-insider/wp/2017/09/05/u-s-soccer-team-boosts-world-cup-hopes-by-salvaging-draw-against-honduras/

Arena: ‘They out-played us and out-coached us’
https://www.socceramerica.com/article/74768/arena-they-out-played-us-and-out-coached-us.html?edition=17715

Nineteen candidates embark on U.S. Soccer Academy Directors Course
http://www.soccerwire.com/news/clubs/youth-boys/nineteen-candidates-embard-on-u-s-soccer-academy-directors-course/

U.S. Soccer Grants Fan Members Two Representatives on National Council
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/08/30/19/50/20170830-news-us-soccer-grants-fan-members-two-representatives-on-national-council

Anson Dorrance: It should be ‘moral imperative to grow the game’ so an NWSL player isn’t making $16,000 (Part 2)
https://www.socceramerica.com/article/74705/anson-dorrance-it-should-be-moral-imperative-to.html

Anson Dorrance on Mallory Pugh, foreign talent in college, how far it’s come, and what can be improved (Part 1)
https://www.socceramerica.com/article/74702/anson-dorrance-on-mallory-pugh-foreign-talent-in.html

Recognize to Recover, Presented by Thorne, and Thinktaylor Partner for Concussion Awareness Week During Development Academy Opening Weekends
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/08/30/17/05/20170830-news-recognize-to-recover-thinktaylor-partner-for-concussion-awareness-development-academy

U.S. Soccer Announces Next Dates for A-Youth and B Courses
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/08/31/21/10/20170831-news-ce-us-soccer-announces-dates-for-a-youth-b-courses-and-fall-performance-center

New Division 3 league NISA places first eight markers
https://www.socceramerica.com/article/74729/new-division-3-league-nisa-places-first-eight-mark.html?edition=17705

U.S. Soccer Girls’ Development Academy to launch on September 2
http://www.ussoccerda.com/20170828-us-soccer-girls-development-academy-to-launch-on-september-2

Record-High 108 Teams Enter Local Qualifying for 2018 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/08/29/20/36/20170829-news-usoc-record-high-108-teams-enter-local-qualifying-for-2018-lamar-hunt-us-open-cup

Lisa Carnoy unanimously elected to U.S. Soccer Board of Directors
http://www.soccerwire.com/news/global/lisa-carnoy-unanimously-elected-to-u-s-soccer-board-of-directors/

How Kids’ Sports Became a $15 Billion Industry
http://time.com/4913687/how-kids-sports-became-15-billion-industry/

Girls’ Development Academy Completes Technical Advisor Group
http://www.ussoccerda.com/20170825-da-girls-development-academy-completes-technical-advisor-group

MLS Cup playoffs push games to weeknights
https://www.socceramerica.com/article/74639/mls-cup-playoffs-push-games-to-weeknights.html?edition=17672

WNT to End 2017 Schedule vs. Canada in San Jose, Calif., on Nov. 12
http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2017/08/18/22/11/20170821-news-wnt-usa-to-play-canada-in-san-jose-avaya-stadium-nov-12-2017