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Artist rendering of proposed new D.C. United stadium. (credit: Matt Del Signore/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

DC Soccer Stadium Supporters Bombard City Officials With Thousands of Emails

Soccer fans aren’t letting public opinion stop them from bombarding D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray and city council members with support for a new DC United stadium at Buzzard Point.

03/20/2014

File photo of a soccer field. (credit: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

2 Men Arrested For Stealing Soccer Goals in Md.

The Harford County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two men deputies say stole soccer goals from a county recreation complex to sell for scrap.

11/06/2013

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The World’s Best Soccer Stadiums

Check out the best soccer stadiums from around the world.

11/06/2013

Omar Gonzalez of the United States Men's National Team defends against Hector Moreno of Mexico during a first-half corner kick at Columbus Crew Stadium on Sept. 10, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo: Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

U.S. on Verge of World Cup With Win Over Mexico

The United States closed in on its seventh straight World Cup appearance, beating regional rival Mexico 2-0 Tuesday night on second-half goals by Eddie Johnson and Landon Donovan.

09/10/2013

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D.C. Mayor to Sign Labor Deal on New Soccer Stadium

Plans to build a new soccer stadium for D.C. United are moving forward as Mayor Vincent Gray gets ready to sign a new labor agreement.

09/10/2013

FIFA President Sepp Blatter (L) waves to journalists.  (credit: DANIEL CASELLI/AFP/GettyImages)

FIFA President: World Cup In Qatar ‘May Well Be … A Mistake’

According to an interview with Inside World Football, FIFA president Sepp Blatter acknowledged that awarding the 2022 summer World Cup to Qatar may have been a “mistake” due to the extreme temperatures experienced by the region during the time when the event would take place.

09/10/2013

Artist rendering of proposed new D.C. United stadium. (credit: Matt Del Signore/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Hurdles Remain for Proposed DC United Stadium

The plan to build a new stadium for DC United at Buzzard Point was announced last week but is far from a done deal.

07/28/2013

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D.C. United Launches Naming Competition for Team Beer

Soccer fans in the D.C. area are in for a hoppy treat: their local team is about to get its own custom-made beer.

05/15/2013

Vincent Kompany of Manchester City challenges Arouna Kone of Wigan Athletic during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Wigan Athletic at the Etihad Stadium on April 17, 2013 in Manchester, England. (Credit: Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Is Soccer Finally Achieving the American Dream? Yes … and No

NBC’s break-the-bank deal to acquire exclusive rights to broadcast English Premier League soccer in the U.S. may be catering to a small audience, but that doesn’t make it a dumb financial decision. It just makes it a risky one.

04/17/2013

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Henry, Red Bulls Blank D.C. United

Thierry Henry scored in his first start in a month, and defender Jamison Olave added a goal in the New York Red Bulls’ 2-0 victory over D.C. United on Saturday night.

04/14/2013

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