Hapoel Haifa striker Tosaint Ricketts (UW-Green Bay) got the start Friday as the Canadian national team blanked Guatemala 1-0 in a friendly in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., for its first win of the year.
Following a soccer path similar to the one forged by her older brother, Tony, has served Cara Walls (Wauwatosa East/UW) well so far.
Milwaukee Wave teammates Ian Bennett and Victor Quiroz both will be playing in the quarterfinals of the inaugural World Minifootball Federation World Cup.
It's a long way from Poynton, England, to Tulsa, Okla., but that's the route Laurie Bell (UW-Milwaukee) took to become a professional soccer player – with a significant stop in Milwaukee and a summer in southern California, that is.
Three players who were named to the Wisconsin Soccer Coaches Association All-State First XI last fall headline the boys rosters for the 24th annual Wisconsin Masonic All-Star Game, which is July 25 at UW-Whitewater's Fiskum Field.
The FC Wisconsin Nationals Under-15/16 team claimed all six points available last weekend, sweeping Shattuck-St. Mary's 4-3 and Minnesota Thunder Academy 1-0 in its first matches of the U.S. Soccer Development Academy spring season.
UW-Whitewater men's soccer coach Tony Guinn bolstered his coaching staff Monday, adding Scott Suprise (Neenah) and Jamie Lieberman (Racine Prairie School/UW-Parkside) as assistants.
Two weeks after making his senior debut for English club Reading FC, Andrija Novakovich (Muskego) rejoined the U.S. Under-20 national team Monday.
In his first Player Performance column for Wisconsin Soccer Central, Dr. Calvin Deutsch advises coaches to get away from agility ladders and use soccer balls to help develop agility for youth soccer players.
Calum Mallace (Marquette) and the Montreal Impact are 90 minutes away from advancing to the CONCACAF Champions League final.
March 25, 2011: Defender Jonathan Greenfield had a goal and two assists and goalkeeper Marcel Feenstra was named MVP after making 11 saves as the Milwaukee Wave beat the host Baltimore Blast 16-7 in the Major Indoor Soccer League final. Seven players scored for the Wave, who won the fifth league title in franchise history and first since 2005. Giuliano Oliviero's 3-point goal snapped a 4-4 tie midway through the second quarter, Marcio Leite added another 3-pointer in the third quarter and Greg Howes scored and then set up Travis MacKenzie's goal in the fourth as Milwaukee scored 10 consecutive points to take control.
Apologies: Earlier I tweeted that Canada was trailing Guatemala in their friendly. Actually, the Canadians were up 1-0 and won by that score