Halsti, picked up this last offseason after seven years playing in Sweden, made his long-awaited MLS debut on Sunday when he joined D.C. United for its 1-0 loss to the Philadelphia Union.
Farfan left the Philadelphia Union in the fall of 2013 to play for the decorated Mexican club Cruz Azul, but played just one match for the team last year before terminating his contract and returning to the United States.
Krieger, from Northern Virginia, was named to the U.S. Women’s World Cup team on Sunday. We recently spoke with Krieger about that opportunity, her concussion on Friday and how she’s handled the recovery.
Rampone will turn 40 during the World Cup and is the oldest member of the team. Solo was suspended for 30 days in January after her husband was arrested for DUI while in a U.S. Soccer Federation van.
Given just 14 minutes to make an impact in his return to the field Friday, Silva didn’t disappoint. The attacking midfielder stepped up with a stoppage-time free kick that got past the wall and goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts.
There have been few struggles for the Boswell-Birnbaum duo since the center backs were first partnered together in June, yet there has been early reason for concern surrounding the unchanged back line.
Before even agreeing on a kickoff date for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, FIFA has begun the search for a host in 2026.
The final match of the 2022 World Cup will be played on Dec. 18, the country’s national holiday, rather than in the June-July period when World Cups are traditionally played.
Missouri Comets defender Andre Braithwaite has been released from the team after he angrily headbutted an opponent following a 10-7 playoff loss to the Baltimore Blast.
Cristiano Ronaldo rescued Real Madrid in the Champions League on Tuesday with two goals in a pulsating 4-3 defeat to Schalke that saw the holders squeeze through to the quarterfinals with a 5-4 victory on aggregate.
Iker Castillas made a pair of diving saves in the final minutes, and Real Madrid advanced to the Champions League quarterfinals despite a wild 4-3 loss to Schalke on Tuesday night that left them with a 5-4 aggregate win in the home-and-home series.
Arrieta scored in the 58th minute and D.C. United beat the Montreal Impact, 1-0, on Saturday for its first MLS season-opening victory in four years.