https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gzewqj0yjoQ Can music raise the performance of a soccer team? Yes, says a study that came out a few years back from Germany. But now scientists are suggesting that using music on the football pitch might help players after discovering that, played at a particular rhythm and synchronously to the whole team, it can significantly... Continue Reading →
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_4GqYJUfONQ&feature=youtu.be The Sounders rose to the top of the MLS Western Conference on Saturday with an efficient 1-0 win over Sporting Kansas City at CenturyLink Field. Jeff Halstead captured the action and you can see nearly 60 photos in the gallery below!
https://www.facebook.com/goalWA/videos/1553958354666605/?hc_ref=ARSsfmv-ckIXBLdV9umFD0hO4URJqSUJiyt-ciRsNcplj6sSgHMFozLNTNDFwxL4Xoo TUKWILA, WA--- The 2017 All Nations Cup wrapped up on Sunday August 6 at Starfire Sports Complex with Team USA winning the Open Division and Team Romania winning the Masters Division. See 550+ photos from the tournament shot by Rick Edelman here!
SEATTLE, WA--- (club release) Sounders FC today announced that it has acquired Lamar Neagle from D.C. United in exchange for a 2018 Fourth Round MLS SuperDraft selection. This marks Neagle's fourth separate stint with the Rave Green, with the Federal Way native previously playing for Seattle in 2009, 2011 and 2013-2015. The 30-year-old attacking player... Continue Reading →
Friends of Sergio "Pino" Martinez are once again rallying around him as cancer he bravely fought off has returned. The "Pino Cup" is this Saturday, August the 12th at 5 PM at Shoreline College to raise funds and awareness for the former soccer player and Shoreline assistant coach. Sergio was a two time all-conference selection... Continue Reading →
(Press Release) The National Soccer Coaches Association of America is now United Soccer Coaches, embarking on an exciting new era in the association’s 76-year history on Wednesday with an announcement which also unveiled the upcoming host cities for the annual United Soccer Coaches Convention. “We are the world’s largest community of soccer coaches with more... Continue Reading →
PORTLAND, Ore. / NEW YORK, August 2, 2017 – adidas and Major League Soccer today announce the extension of their long-term partnership through 2024. Marking adidas’ largest investment in soccer in North America, the six-year deal makes adidas the official supplier partner for the League, its Clubs, MLS youth academies and youth affiliated clubs. Key... Continue Reading →
Much of our work is done in groups and committees, but few of us enjoy slogging through meetings. How do you know which committees you really need? How can you set them up for success? This week’s goalWA.net bi-weekly “Off the Pitch” column by Ruth Nicholson outlines the four reasons for convening a committee and... Continue Reading →
Seattle Stars FC of the Northwest Premier League met Thursday night and decided to go forward with Sunday's NWPL league final after the tragic death of player Haylei Hughes. The Stars will host the Washington Timbers on Sunday July 30 at 4:45 PM at Starfire Sports Complex. https://www.facebook.com/NWPremierLeague/videos/1395552760497917/ They will do so while still reeling from... Continue Reading →