New England Soccer Today

Your source for the latest news and game day coverage

Screenshot for New England Soccer Today
Site:
http://nesoccertoday.com/
Feed:
http://nesoccertoday.com/?feed=rss2
Updated:
July 27, 2017 04:21 UTC
Added:
September 14, 2010 10:06 UTC

U.S. Wins Gold Cup on Late Goal

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

The United States claimed their first CONCACAF Gold Cup title since 2013 on the back of a late Jordan Morris goal, which sealed a 2-1 win over Jamaica in Wednesday's tournament final at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif.

In the waning stages of a 1-1 match, Morris ripped a loose ball amid a scramble that found the back of the net in the 89th minute.

Photos: #NEvLA

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views
Click to view slideshow.

Breakers Blanked in Houston

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

Photo credit: NWSL.com

The Boston Breakers season-long stumbles continued on Saturday in Houston where they dropped a 1-0 loss to the Dash in a rain-delayed match at BBVA Compass Stadium.

Abby Smith collected a career-high 10 saves on the evening, but was unable to stop Nichelle Prince in the 23rd minute, where the Dash took hold of a lead it didn't let go.

Phantoms Eliminated by Charlotte in ET

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

Photo credit: Seacoast United Phantoms

The Seacoast United Phantoms were eliminated from the PDL playoffs by the Charlotte Eagles following Saturday's 4-1 extra time loss in the Eastern Conference semifinal in Statesboro, Ga.

Phantoms leading scorer Donnett Sackie put the Granite State side ahead in the 55th minute off a corner kick he nodded into the back of the net.

USA Advances to Gold Cup Final

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

Two years after their embarrassing run in the 2015 Gold Cup, the United States booked its ticket to this year's tournament final after beating Costa Rica 2-0 in Saturday's semifinal in Houston, Tx.

Jozy Altidore scored the breakthrough in the 72nd minute while former Revolution midfielder Clint Dempsey capped the scoring in the 82nd minute.

Heaps: I’m Coaching for My Job Every Game

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

Photo credit: Chris Aduama/aduamaphotography.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. Jay Heaps knows the deal: he's the head coach of a 6-9-5 team in 10th place team with the regular season more than halfway complete. In other words, he's on the hot seat.

Even though job security for MLS managers is inherently fleeting, Heaps said he wasn't overly concerned about his employment status going into Saturday's match.

Revs Snap Rut in Jones’ Return

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

Photo credit: Kari Heistad/capturedimages.biz

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Former Revolution designated player Jermaine Jones made his return to Gillette Stadium as a member of the Galaxy, but the hosts emerged with a 4-3 win to snap a four-game losing streak in league play.

Jones, who spurred the Revolution to the MLS Cup final in 2014 after he was awarded the richest contract in club history, started and went 45 minutes for LA in his first appearance in New England since 2015.

Barnburner in NE Champions League Opener

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

Albania United SC (BSSL) and Mass United FC (ASL) kicked off the opening match of the New England Champions League with a fury in Thursday's 3-3 draw at Arlington High School in Arlington, Mass.

Romeo Zeqo and A.J. Hazard put Albania United atop by two goals before Jeff Thomas restored the cushion not long after.

Express Slam Legacy 76, Clinch Regional Final Berth

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

The storybook debut season of Elm City Express added another chapter on Friday after they clinched a spot in the Northeast Regional Final after overpowering Legacy 76 (Va.) in a 4-0 rout at Yale University's Reese Stadium in New Haven, Ct.

Shaquille Saunchez fired the opening salvo of the regional semifinal showdown inside of 16 minutes when he nodded a corner from Cris Hernandez through from point blank range.

Elm City Set for Regional Round

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

Photo credit: Zack Putnam

Less than a week after clinching its first postseason victory in club history, NPSL expansion club Elm City Express is aiming for an encore on Friday when they face Legacy 76 (Virginia) in the Northeast Regional Semifinal.

While few debut clubs reach the playoffs in Year 1 nevermind find success when they get there Express general manager Brian Neumeyer isn't surprised by what his club has accomplished this season.

U.S. Advances to Semifinals

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

Photo credit: U.S. Soccer

The United States advanced to the Gold Cup semifinals Wednesday after they soundly defeated El Salvador 2-0 on a muggy night at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.

The Americans found offense from unexpected sources, as defenders Omar Gonzalez (41st minute) and Eric Lichaj (45+2 minute) tallied the goals.

Kraft Named Honorary Chair of 2026 WC Bid Group

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

Photo credit: Jeff Bernstein

Revolution owner/investor Robert Kraft was named the Honorary Chairman of the Board for the United Bid Committee of Canada, Mexico and the United States that will oversee the bidding process to bring the 2026 FIFA World Cup to North America on Tuesday.

Kraft, who secured Foxboro Stadium as one of the nine host venues for the 1994 FIFA World Cup, was one of the first investors in MLS with the Revolution's inception in 1995.

Phantoms Advance to Conference Semis

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

Photo credit: Seacoast United Phantoms

The Seacoast United Phantoms advanced to the PDL's Eastern Conference semifinals after claiming a 3-1 win over Reading United AC (Pa.) in Tuesday's Conference play-in match at Amesbury Park in Amesbury, Mass.

Seacoast jumped out to a three goal lead before the break to set the tone.

No Revs On Final All-Star Roster

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

It appears the Revolution will not send a representative to the MLS All-Star Game after the league announced the final roster on Tuesday.

After the MLS Fan XI was named earlier this month, the final selections which include two Commissioner's Picks and 11 selections by All-Star and Chicago Fire head coach Veljko Paunovic were announced Tuesday.

Seacoast Phantoms Set for Playoff Clash

New England Soccer Today at related • 0 views

Photo credit: Seacoast United Phantoms

Seacoast United Phantoms are headed to the PDL playoffs for the fourth straight year by virtue of its 35-point season, which earned them a first-place finish in the Northeast Division.

The Phantoms went 11-1-2 and finished off their sensational season with a wild 7-4 win over A.