Reactions have been mixed from the soccer community amidst news that Detroit fans would be headed indoors if Major League Soccer awards the city a team. The bid being led by Dan Gilbert and Tom Gores submitted earlier this year was surprisingly amended to list Ford Field as what would be the home of the […]
A red card early in the second half Tuesday night changed the course of precedings, and the Black and Gold took full advantage. New York City FC center back Alex Callens was sent off in the 51st minute for an elbow to the face of Justin Meram and Crew SC piled on three goals to […]
Crew SC needed no outside saviors on Thursday night in Georgia as GK Zack Steffen in a shootout to help Columbus advance past Atlanta in the MLS Playoffs.
Major players in the Detroit sports scene met Wednesday afternoon in an effort to bring a number of big events to the Motor City. Olympia Entertainment CEO Tom Wilson, Pistons Vice Chairman Arn Tellem and Lions President Rod Wood are among those that have joined the newly formed Detroit Sports Organizing Corp. that met during a […]
Another performance suggesting optimism for the United States was on display at the U-17 World Cup Monday as the Americans booked a ticket into the quarterfinals in India. Timothy Weah, son of former Liberian Balloon d’Or winner George, took the spotlight in the first game of the knockout rounds, with a spectacular strike among his […]
The U.S. will take on Paraguay as they look to advance to the FIFA U-17 World Cup quarterfinals.
There’s a World Cup going on, and the United States is in it. The U.S. lost to Colombia 3-1 on Thursday, but wins in the team’s first two matches ensured advancement out of the group stage at the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in India. Colombia, Ghana and the U.S. all took six points and will […]
While U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati did not resign Friday, he said an interim coach would be named in the coming weeks.
Take your time, U.S. Soccer. The federation should be in no rush to find Bruce Arena’s replacement after a statement announcing his resignation as USMNT head coach was released Friday morning. Here’s the full statement from the official website: It is the greatest privilege for any coach to manage their country’s National Team, and as […]
Bruce Arena? Gone. Sunil Gulati? Gone. Fox Sport's investment? Gone. It's time to take at look at the future of U.S. Soccer and who's part of it.
Merriam-Webster defines a natural disaster as “a sudden and terrible event in nature (such as a hurricane, tornado, or flood) that usually results in serious damage and many deaths.” Tuesday night at Ato Boldon Stadium in Couva checked off some of those boxes, but make no mistake, the disaster U.S. Soccer endured was anything but natural. […]
The Michigan featherweight knocked off one of MMA's biggest prospects in Las Vegas Saturday night.
Cody Stamann dominated in the wrestling department enough to derail one of MMA’s brightest prospects Saturday night. Stamann, a 27-year-old with Michigan Top Team, rode a dominant second round to score a split decision victory over fellow bantamweight Tom Duquesnoy in the featured bout of Saturday night’s UFC 216 prelims on FX. Two judges gave […]
by Topher Nowak Special to The Pit In-state rivals the Michigan State Spartans head to The Big House to take on the Michigan Wolverines under the lights for the first time ever at the Michigan Stadium. Unfortunately for the Wolverines, they will look to seek revenge from the 2015 last second 27-23 loss against Michigan […]