Author Archives: Daniel Karell

Tuesday Kickoff: Man United linked with Müller; Casillas nearing Real Madrid exit; and more

Fresh links between Manchester United and Thomas Müller have appeared in Germany, with reports claiming Man United would be willing to pay €82 million for the German international forward. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, South American Soccer | 6 Comments

Women’s World Cup final smashes TV records

The USWNT’s 5-2 World Cup title victory over Japan averaged 25.4 million viewers across the whole game, according to Nielsen’s TV ratings. Continue reading »

Posted in 2015 Women's World Cup, Soccer on TV, U.S. Women's National Team | 66 Comments

Thursday Kickoff: U.S. requests extradition of 7 FIFA officials; Bacca headed to Milan; and more

The U.S. Department of Justice has formally submitted extradition requests to Switzerland for the seven jailed former FIFA officials wanted in a 47-count indictment. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, South American Soccer | 12 Comments

Trapp returns for Crew after three-month layoff

Wil Trapp, who played 16 minutes off the bench in his return for the Columbus Crew, said he was ecstatic to return to the field. Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Columbus Crew | 1 Comment

Tuesday Kickoff: Warner hires lawyer to fight extradition; Man United bid for Ramos; and more

Jack Warner has hired one of the United Kingdom’s top lawyers to fight his extradition, while Manchester United has made a major bid for Sergio Ramos. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, South American Soccer | 7 Comments

Report: USMNT to play September friendly vs. Peru

The U.S. Men’s National Team will face Peru in an international friendly at RFK Stadium on September 4, the Washington Post reported on Monday. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, South American Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 17 Comments

Report: U.S. U-18 prospect Lennon set to sign with Liverpool

Liverpool is on the verge of signing U.S. Under-18 forward Brooks Lennon. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, U.S. Youth National Teams | 34 Comments

U.S. Soccer levies heavy suspension on Clint Dempsey for conduct toward referee

Clint Dempsey has been suspended from U.S. Open Cup play for six games or two years, whichever punishment is greater, following his actions against an official. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS- Seattle Sounders, U.S. Open Cup, U.S. Soccer | 53 Comments