Today is the last day of the group stage of the Women’s World Cup, and the US takes on Sweden this afternoon. Get your doctor’s note ready, set up your secret screen, or just be brazen about it and flip on big Fox at 3PM. To the links!
D.C. United knocked out of U.S. Open Cup after 2-1 loss to NYCFC - Black And Red United: Even with full strength lineups both times, D.C. United never looked comfortable in US Open Cup play.
#CUPSET COMPLETE‼️@NewMexicoUTD pull a 2nd straight shock win over @MLS opposition & they were worthy victors on the road against 2016 champs @FCDallas.— U.S. Open Cup (@opencup) June 20, 2019
1-2 | #USOC2019 https://t.co/wvB9PfTc8K
A USL team is still alive, with New Mexico United knocking off FC Dallas a round after taking down the Colorado Rapids.
Arizona’s Kelcey Cavarra supporting best friend, USWNT star Mal Pugh during Women’s World Cup - Arizona Desert Swarm: A good interview with Mal Pugh’s best friend as she watches her in the World Cup.
The 2019 #NWSL Championship is (to no one's surprise) in Cary, NC. Sunday, October 27 at 4:00 p.m. ET. Capacity for Sahlen's Stadium is 10K.— Meg Linehan (@itsmeglinehan) June 19, 2019
I expect we will also see additional discussion of #LGBTQ fans not feeling comfortable in attending the match thanks to HB2/HB142. pic.twitter.com/6oYzaDxHmG
This will be in people’s minds as the NWSL Championship gets closer and closer.
Apparently Brad Friedel had the #NERevs report to the stadium four hours before matches on gameday and dictated their food and clothing choices, which is making Bruce Arena look like The Cool Dad by comparison:https://t.co/4y6N2UBqEU— Charles Boehm (@cboehm) June 19, 2019
Brad Friedel does not sound like he was a good coach to play for.
USL in San Diego: Landon Donovan, Warren Smith pair to start team | SI.com: It isn’t MLS (yet?) but Landon Donovan has his own professional soccer team. I wonder if he’ll suit up once or twice...
And now, this week’s music choice; have a great day!