October 10, 2018
by Sean McCaffery

This, the largest community for Soccer coaches in the world has been around since 1941 and each year has their annual convention, 2019 will see it in Chicago. What they have done is established 7 key areas and this "Commitment to Culture" was put together by coaches, for coaches developing a culture promoting the best of soccer and change it from not soley what occurs on the field but to extend it to the lives of players, coaches, administrators, referees, families and friends alike. This is a  promise to develop a different optomistic culture here in the states.

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October 9, 2018
by Sean McCaffery

Jill Ellis has been a bit of a lightning rod for the team, variioius lineups in games that are not so important allowing her to get a look at different things and players in different positions, Crystal Dunn a defender, YES. In Aug of 2015 she was rewarded for her successes with a multi year deal, then became just the 3rd U.S. Coach, joining the late great Tony DiCicco and his '99ers & legend Anson Dorrance in 1991,  and first female to head a FIFA World Cup winning side.

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October 9, 2018
by Sean McCaffery

Ok so I used the headline to garner attention, though true, it is being done as they set up for USL League One in 2020. In light of the approval from USL to join this league they now begin the most arduous task of finding a location in the region as they put it, for a new soccer specific stadium, (SSS). WIth that, they have already arranged to vacate their current facility by the new year.  On this missing of a season, Owner, Eric Pettis had this to say, "We're incredibily disappointed not to take part in the 2019 season.

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October 8, 2018
by Sean McCaffery

Having taken both opponents apart, 6-0 over Mexico and downing Panama 5-0 the USWNT seeks the top of their Group A in the 2018 Concacaf Women's Championsship facing TNT on the 10th in Wake Med Soccer Park. Their ticket is punched for Oct. 14 & Frisco Texas for the semis and final, but they want to be at the top going in.  See how they do towards that end on Wed. 7:30 p.m. ET on FS2, & UDN.  Three nations from our region go on to France in 2019 for the World Cup, one goes off to play Argentina in a home and away play in.

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October 8, 2018
by Sean McCaffery

Though set a week ago, there have been a few changes to those selected to represent the Red, White & Blue this month in FL & CT. The opponents like the last few are in the top 25 teams of the FIFA rankings and a few veteran players have been brought in, Michael Bradley & Brad Guzan. FIrst up is Colombia #14 on the 11th of Oct. in FL, on deck are Peru in CT on the 16th. The Colombia game has over 23,000 tickets sold and counting and will be broadcast by FS1, UniMas & UDN from 7:30p.m. ET.

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