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Hoppe's 1st goal lifts US over Jamaica into Gold Cup semis

Jul. 26, 2021 06:47 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Matthew Hoppe scored his first international goal on a header in the 83rd minute and the United States beat Jamaica 1-0 Sunday night to reach the semifinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. Hoppe, making his second international appearance, nodded home...

First openly transgender Olympians are competing in Tokyo

Jul. 26, 2021 03:57 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — For Quinn, a midfielder for the Canadian women's soccer team, the opening match of the Tokyo Games carried more emotional weight than their previous Olympic appearances. Quinn became the first openly transgender athlete to participate in the Olympics when...

Sporting KC beats Sounders 3-1 to pull closer in West

Jul. 25, 2021 23:50 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Johnny Russell and Daniel Salloi scored in the first half, Cameron Duke added his first MLS goal in the second and Sporting Kansas City handed Seattle its first home loss of the season, beating the Sounders 3-1 on Sunday night. The matchup of the top two...

Gustavo Bou scores twice, Revolution beat Montreal 2-1

Jul. 25, 2021 23:06 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Gustavo Bou scored twice for his second multi-goal game and the New England Revolution beat Montreal 2-1 on Sunday night for their third straight victory. Bou, who scored two goals in New England's 3-1 win over Orlando City in the 2020 playoffs,...

Ola Kamara scores in DC United's 1-0 victory over Red Bulls

Jul. 25, 2021 22:18 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ola Kamara scored for the second consecutive game to help D.C. United beat the New York Red Bulls 1-0 on Sunday night. D.C. United (6-7-2) did not concede a goal for the first time since a 0-0 tie with Montreal on June 23 — the last of three...

Przybylko scores on late tap-in, Union tie Inter Miami 1-1

Jul. 25, 2021 21:46 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Kacper Przybylko scored in the 85th minute to give the Philadelphia Union a 1-1 tie with Inter Miami on Sunday night. Philadelphia (6-4-6), which had lost back-to-back games, is winless in its last four. Quinn...

Jesús Medina opens scoring, NYCFC beat Orlando City 5-0

Jul. 25, 2021 20:26 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jesús Medina scored in the 40th minute and New York City FC added four second-half goals to rout Orlando City 5-0 on Sunday night. Medina ran onto a ball tapped to him by Valentín Castellanos and ripped a rising left-footer into the top of the net for...

Gio Reyna missed Dortmund exhibition because of thigh injury

Jul. 25, 2021 20:19 PM EDT

American winger Gio Reyna missed Borussia Dortmund's exhibition against Athletic Bilbao because of a thigh injury sustained during warmups. Dortmund said the injury was slight and the 18-year-old was replaced by Göktan Gürpüz in the starting lineup for the 2-0 loss...

EXPLAINER: The Olympic soccer team that doesn't quite exist

Jul. 25, 2021 15:36 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — It was Caroline Weir’s hesitancy about a seemingly innocuous question that piqued curiosity about the British soccer team at the Olympics: Would she sing Britain’s national anthem “God Save the Queen” in Japan? “Just for certain reasons,” she...

Lloyd navigates her 4th Olympics for the US women's team

Jul. 25, 2021 05:51 AM EDT

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — Nobody was kicking herself more than Carli Lloyd. The veteran forward was lamenting her missed chances, even though the U.S. national team defeated New Zealand 6-1 in the group stage of the women's soccer tournament at the Tokyo Olympics. ...