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 […]
The Irish didn't turn the ball over and simultaneously capitalized on Michigan State's miscues to get the win in East Lansing Saturday night.
Ball-security issues and turnovers that have plagued Michigan State in its first two games finally proved staggering. Notre Dame scored 21 of its 28 first-half points off turnovers en route to a 38-18 win in East Lansing Saturday night. “This is what we wanted to look like as move to almost one-third of the season […]
One of Major League Soccer’s most talented young starlets is headed overseas. Sporting KC defender Erik Palmer-Brown has agreed to a pre-contract with Manchester City, according to a report on Monday from Metro. According to Metro’s sources, the deal runs four-and-a-half years, and the Premier League side beat out the likes of Ajax, PSV and […]
News leaked just about the same time on an evening early in July 2006 that Steve Yzerman would be retiring from the Red Wings and that Ben Wallace would be leaving the Pistons to sign with the Chicago Bulls, leaving Detroit without two of its heroes that had brought championships to the city. In a […]
Cody Stamann will join fellow Michigander Kevin Lee on the card when the Michigan Top Team fighter meets Tom Duquesnoy at UFC 216 on Oct. 7, looking to extend his overall winning streak to nine.
“The Motown Phenom” won’t be the only Michigan native on the card when the UFC holds its next major card in Sin City. After leaving his mark with a promotional debut victory at UFC 213 in July, Cody Stamann will look to follow up and extend his overall winning streak to nine when he meets Tom […]