Olympic Soccer Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Olympic Soccer. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 847 in Olympic Soccer

  1. Iain MacIntyre: Canucks' Dan Hamhuis to return 'maybe even better'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Vancouver Sun

    We were going to lead with an unexplained reference to the Six Million Dollar Man. But this being a sports column in the 21st century, that would only confuse readers who would think, naturally, of such National Hockey League luminaries as Brooks Orpik or Matt Carle, or maybe any left-handed middle reliever in baseball.

    Comment?

  2. Walsh, Baker tout Olympics planning, plans for public inputRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    Pledging an open discussion and a public review of the bid that made Boston the country's choice to vie for the 2024 Summer Games, backers of the Boston Olympics bid said universities in the area are eager to get in on the publicity that would surround the international event. Promising "no white elephants," Boston 2024 Chairman John Fish, a construction magnate, said 70 to 75 percent of the facilities would be located on university campuses, and said three or four educational institutions have asked whether they would be able to construct a facility for use in the games.

    Comment?

  3. GoLocalProv | Sports | Ask Dr. Downtown: Sporting EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Go Local

    Dear Dr. Downtown: Before the glow fades from the Patriots' thrilling win over the Ravens, will the doctor please predict who will win the Super Bowl? - In a Tizzy in Tiverton Please. The doctor does not handicap sporting events.

    Comment?

  4. Baker, Walsh seek to balance Olympics bid, crucial promisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Boston.com

    The most difficult task confronting Mayor Martin J. Walsh in Boston's pursuit of the Olympic Games may not involve galvanizing local support or building a 60,000-seat stadium without tax dollars. It may be ensuring that an Olympics quest does not devour promises to dramatically expand early education, fix crumbling schools, or curb the city's growing gap between rich and poor.

    Comment?

  5. Klinsmann picks 7 World Cup vets, 14 newcomers for US rosterRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Clint Dempsey, Michael Bradley and Jermaine Jones were among seven World Cup veterans picked Friday for a U.S. training camp before exhibitions against Chile and Panama. American coach Jurgen Klinsmann selected 14 players who could make their national team debuts, including Dallas forward Tesho Akindele, last season's Major League Soccer Rookie of the Year; Columbus midfielder Wil Trapp; Tepic forward Julio Morales; and Los Angeles Galaxy forward Gyasi Zardes.

    Comment?

  6. POLL: So, Do You Want the Boston 2024 Olympics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | BC Soaring

    Jan 9, 2015; Boston, USA; United States Olympic Committee president Lawrence F. Probst III , flanked by Boston mayor Martin J. Walsh , talks about the USOC selecting Boston as its applicant city to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games during a press conference at the Boston Convention Center and Exhibition Center. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports Boston College and the city at large might not even get a Boston 2024 Olympiad, but we can start talking about it.

    Comment?

  7. An Olympian connection Thorpe's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Times News

    She grew up in Jim Thorpe, the town named for the world-famous Olympic gold medal winner. She graduated from Jim Thorpe Area High School, where she was a three-sports star for the Olympians.

    Comment?

  8. Electeds, Boston 2024 boosters promise transparency and public...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Pledging an open discussion and a public review of the bid that made Boston the country's choice to vie for the 2024 Summer Games, backers of the Boston Olympics bid said universities in the area are eager to get in on the publicity that would surround the international event. Promising "no white elephants," Boston 2024 Chairman John Fish, a construction magnate, said 70 to 75 percent of the facilities would be located on university campuses, and said three or four educational institutions have asked whether they would be able to construct a facility for use in the games.

    Comment?

  9. Jamie Anderson recognized on Forbes magazine's 30 Under 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    South Shore's Jamie Anderson takes a practice run ahead of her gold-medal performance at the Sochi Winter Olympic Games. Already a decorated snowboarder on the sport's biggest stages, Jamie Anderson has another distinction to celebrate.

    Comment?

  10. Sports Year in Review: Significant sports moments abundant in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Manchester Journal

    MANCHESTER >> Last year brought no shortage of sports headlines. From the state championships, records and milestones to the making of history, 2014 was eventful one.

    Comment?

  11. 5. Gil, Rimando called in to USMNT's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | KSL-TV

    U.S. men's national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann had previously said he would invite several Olympic-age soccer players for the annual January camp in preparation for next summer's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Gil and RSL goalkeeper Nick Rimando were among the 28 players called in to the USA's first training camp of 2015, which runs from Monday through Feb. 8, in preparation for the senior squad's first international friendly against Chile on Jan. 28. Gil is one of 12 players who will be age-eligible for the under-23 roster at the upcoming Olympics.

    Comment?

  12. 20 Iconic Sports Moments Featuring Female AthletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Shape

    Gatorade recently released a list of the best moments in sports history-but only three featured women. Not OK, Gatorade! We took it upon ourselves to suggest a few more memorable, female-centric options they might have included When tiny Romanian imp Nadia Comaneci took the floor at the 1976 Olympic games, not many people noticed.

    Comment?

  13. Gil, Rimando called in to USMNT's 28-player January campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | KSL-TV

    U.S. men's national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann had previously said he would invite several Olympic-age soccer players for the annual January camp in preparation for next summer's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Gil and RSL goalkeeper Nick Rimando were among the 28 players called in to the USA's first training camp of 2015, which runs from Monday through Feb. 8, in preparation for the senior squad's first international friendly against Chile on Jan. 28. Gil is one of 12 players who will be age-eligible for the under-23 roster at the upcoming Olympics.

    Comment?

  14. Galaxy's Oscar Sorto, Gyasi Zardes called up to national teamRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Galaxy forward Gyasi Zardes fights for control of the ball with New England Revolution defenseman A.J. Soares in the first half of the MLS Cup on Dec. 7, 2014. Galaxy forward Gyasi Zardes fights for control of the ball with New England Revolution defenseman A.J. Soares in the first half of the MLS Cup on Dec. 7, 2014.

    Comment?

  15. Klinsmann names roster for U.S. training campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Washington Post

    D.C. United's Perry Kitchen and Steve Birnbaum were among 28 players invited to U.S. national team training camp by Coach Jurgen Klinsmann on Friday. United goalkeeper Bill Hamid was a late scratch because of a minor shoulder injury.

    Comment?

  16. Boston Olympic Bid Endorsed by Olympic Committee Could Mean Good Things for the RevolutionRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Bent Musket

    Boston was surprisingly selected by the U.S. Olympic Committee as their bid city for the 2024 Olympics. A soccer stadium might be in the works if the bid is successful.

    Comment?

  17. Boston: Nice City, but an Olympic One?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Esteemed members of the International Olympic Committee: The first thing you need to know about Boston, the smallish city that the U.S. has nominated to host the 2024 Summer Olympics, is that people there tend to use the word "wicked" in a strange way. So when the developer John Fish, the chairman of Boston's 2024 bid, opened his comments at a celebratory news conference Friday by declaring he was "wicked excited" about bidding for the Games, that is actually a good thing.

    Comment?

  18. Walsh Promises Transparency In Boston 2024 Olympics BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | CBS Local

    TV 1170 Soldiers Field Road Boston, MA 02134 Directions 787-7000 Newsroom: 617-787-7145 Programming: 617-746-8383 Follow @cbsboston NewsFollow WBZ-TV PersonalitiesFind Us On Facebook WBZ-TV LINKS AND INFORMATION Contact WBZ-TV Invite A WBZ-TV Speaker Public Service Announcements [] Today's Weather Forecast Traffic and Weather Together on the 3s. Breaking News When It Happens.

    Comment?

  19. Major Link Soccer: Fraser to Toronto, Tyrone Marshall in RSLRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Sounder at Heart

    Yedlin talks with FIFA, UW All American signs with MLS, Redbulls fire Petke, and is Mix finally coming to MLS. The University of Washington will be losing their left back to MLS.

    Comment?

  20. Goalies Kim Seung-gyu, Kim Jin-hyeon vie for starter under Coach StielikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | English Dong-A

    Goalies Kim Seung-gyu, Kim Jin-hyeon vie for starter under Coach Stielike . JANUARY 06, 2015 07:29.

    Comment?