Posts Tagged Soccer

US women rout Mexico 8-0

Mexico goalkeeper Cecilia Santiago (1) makes a save against the United States in the first half of an international friendly soccer match at Rio Tinto Stadium, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Sandy, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Hope Solo set the U.S. national team record for career shutouts, and Alex Morgan and Abby Wambach each scored twice for an 8-0 exhibition victory over Mexico at Rio Tinto Stadium on Saturday night.

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Contador beats Froome to win Vuelta’s 20th stage

PUERTO DE ANCARES, Spain (AP) — Alberto Contador surged past Chris Froome to win the mountainous 20th stage of the Spanish Vuelta on Saturday and increase his lead of the grand tour heading into its final day.

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Soccer stadium in the works at Utah fairgrounds

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Real Salt Lake ownership is offering to build a multi-million dollar soccer stadium on the state fairgrounds in Salt Lake City that would be home to a new minor league team for the Major League Soccer franchise and become the key element in the revitalization of the aging park.

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Rose lifts Sounders past Real Salt Lake, 3-2

Seattle Sounders' Andy Rose scores in stoppage time against Real Salt Lake during the second half of an MLS soccer match, Friday, Sept 12, 2014, in Seattle. Seattle won 3-2. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)

SEATTLE (AP) — Andy Rose kept calm and got the Seattle Sounders another win.

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Dwyer scores 19th; K.C. beats Chivas USA 4-0

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Dominic Dwyer broke Kansas City’s single-season scoring record with his 19th goal to help Sporting beat Chivas USA 4-0 on Friday night.

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