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MLS

Alejandro Bedoya: “I will do everything to get back on this ground” – Brotherly Game
The Philadelphia Union the captain trained in the side on Thursday and remains a doubt for Saturday’s MLS Cup final

Why Neutrals should cheer on LAFC in the MLS Cup – Angels on Parade
Nope

Hours before MLS final, LAFC star snubs Mexico NT one last time – FMF State Of Mind
The Mexican star had a short but quick answer for David Faitelson.

MLS’s Don Garber sees no reason for Paulson to sell Timbers
MLS commissioner Don Garber says the league “sees no reason” for Portland Woods owner Merritt Paulson to sell the club.

other male football clubs

How Samuel Adeniran’s overseas experience shaped his impact in San Antonio
Adeniran has proven the suitability of his roster in San Antonio. Now the club’s top scorer with 11 goals in 21 appearances in the Western Conference Finals of the 2022 USL Championship Playoffs

USL Championship Playoff Preview – Louisville City FC vs. Tampa Bay Rowdies
Go fight Lou City’s Ray Serranos

USL Championship Playoff Preview – San Antonio FC vs. Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC
San Antonio might as well be Sounders to the south with Adeniran, Dhillon, Delem and Abdul-Salaam.

USL and players’ association set to agree historic CBA for Third Division Ligue 1 – Backheeled
The USL and USLPA are expected to agree on a historic collective bargaining agreement for the USL League One third division.

Are you ready for football… in Munich? Three million people are – Bavarian Football Works
How many people want to watch an NFL game in Germany?

NWSL

Open letter to the NWSL: The Jewish community needs your support too – All For XI
With the most recent rise in anti-Semitism, there has been a noticeable lack of communication from the league in support of the Jewish community.

Minnesota Aurora to submit bid to join National Women’s Soccer League – Twin Cities
The team do not yet have a primary owner but are optimistic they will “find the right match”.

NWSL 2022: New CBA, Yates Report, USWNT stars, and more | ESPN
The 10th season of the NWSL was very memorable, for good and bad reasons. ESPN looks back at what defined a 2022 milestone for the league.

other women’s football clubs

Women’s football continues to grow, attracting more and more investors
FIFA’s benchmarking report on women’s football revealed that the number of women’s leagues with title sponsors increased by 11%.

United States national teams

Ricardo Pepi rumored to leave Augsburg this summer – Stars and Stripes FC
According to emphatic rumors in fact

1990 USMNT to receive honorary All-America recognition from United Football Coaches 2022 | United football coaches
Kasey Keller and Chris Henderson among the greats to be recognized

World Cup and other international football

FIFA tells World Cup participants to stick to sport
Sky News has seen a letter from FIFA President Gianni Infantino and General Secretary Fatma Samoura to all nations participating in the Qatar World Cup; they write please don’t let football be dragged into every ideological or political battle that exists

FBI investigates ex-CIA officer spying for World Cup host Qatar | PA News
A former CIA officer who spied on rivals Qatar to help the tiny Arab country win this year’s World Cup is now under FBI control and newly obtained documents show he offered clandestine services ranging from beyond football to try to influence the United States.

Premium: The Chronicles of Qatar, Part II
Grant Wahl gives his opinion on World Cup hotels

2026 FIFA World Cup stadiums: FIFA to put grass in 8 artificial turf venues, commits John Sorochan of the University of Tennessee
World football’s governing body has hired a professor from the University of Tennessee to conduct research on a much more complicated subject than it appears on TV.

Puget Sound Football

Huskies claim Pac-12 championship in 3-2 win over UCLA – University of Washington Athletics
Bow to Washington

Football standings
Seattle is #2 by this football popularity ranking in various US cities, somehow LA is ahead of Seattle despite having a much lower percentage of people who care about the national game.

SSFC Spotlight: Danny Leyva bounces back with Seattle Sounders – Stars and Stripes FC
The midfielder won in the second half of the season.

Ballard FC to host first World Cup community tournament this month – My Ballard

Puget Sound Culture

Beer Review: +1 Boundary Bay Charisma Pale Ale | full moon tale
I love this beer and I love the character they built on the D&D character sheet.

Friday

12:55 p.m. PT – Men’s Hereford v Portsmouth in FA Cup action on ESPN+.

7:00 p.m. PT — Washington St. Women vs. Washington on the Pac-12 Network.

Saturday

8:00 a.m. (Pacific Time) – Leeds United men against AFC Bournemouth on Peacock.

11:00 a.m. PT – Men of Bastia vs. Paris on Prime Video. This is how I learned that the French second division was on Prime Video.

1:00 PM PT – Los Angeles FC vs. Philadelphia Union in the MLS Cup Final on FOX, Univision TUDN and associated streaming properties.

4:30 p.m. PT — Louisville City vs. Tampa Bay Rowdies on ESPN+

Sunday

4:00 a.m. PT – Chelsea Men v Arsenal on USA Network.

04:00 PT – Lorient men vs PSG on BeIn Sports so you can watch Inter Miami’s future player?

4:30 a.m. PT – Wrexham men vs Oldham Athletic in the FA Cup on ESPN+

5:30 p.m. PT — San Antonio FC vs. Colorado Springs Switchbacks on ESPN+