That was some Monday full of news, wasn’t it soccer people? From the very top in the USA to right here in Washington State there were headline grabbers aplenty. goalCLICKS is here to keep you up-to-date.
The biggest news on ‘Manic Monday’ was the sacking of US National Team Head Coach Jurgen Klinsmann.
Pro / Rel in USA
There are a fervent group of supporters pushing for the United States to adopt a promotion / relegation system. On Monday they celebrated a survey suggessting that such a move would benefit all of US Soccer. Others panned it.
Sounders Award / Western Finals
Major League soccer made official what many already knew – Nicholas Lodeiro is the best new player in MLS this season. The Sounders open against the Rapids in the MLS Cup Playoff Western Conference Finals tonight at the Clink.
Tacoma Stars win away – twice
The Tacoma Stars are 4-1 and in first place in the MASL Pacific Division after they won on back-to-back nights in Dallas and St. Louis.
Reign Re-sign Yanez
A key player returns to NWSL Seattle for 2017.
Vikings, Huskies alive in NCAA’s
The Western Washington Vikings Women are in the NCAA 2 Final Four while the Washington Husky Men have advanced
WIAA State Champs Crowned
High School Fall Soccer ended with six trophies being claimed by five schools.
NWPL Adds Two Teams
The Northwest Premier League grew to nine teams after the elite, adult, amateur women’s soccer competition announced two more sides for 2017.
EPLWA’s 8th will likely ‘Go West’
The Evergreen Premier League is looking over 7 applications for their 8th spot in 2017.
Week 2 in the WISL
Western Indoor Soccer League action moved to week two, and the results left just two sides remaining unbeaten.
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