<![CDATA[World Soccer News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/world-soccer/ en-us Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:00:26 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:00:26 CST World Soccer 60 US draws Canada, Cuba, Panama for Olympic qualifying http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article31465703.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 18 Aug 2015 19:30:05 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article31465703.html US women rout Costa Rica 8-0 to begin victory tour http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article31256654.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 16 Aug 2015 16:42:09 CDT By WES CROSBY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article31256654.html FC Kansas City players cheer on teammates who won Women’s World Cup title http://www.kansascity.com/sports/world-soccer/article26557336.html#storylink=rss FC Kansas City’s Lauren Holiday scored once as the United States beat Japan 5-2 to win the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup on Sunday in Vancouver, British Columbia. Holiday’s Blues teammates shared in the victory, watching the match with thousands of soccer fans in the Kansas City Live courtyard in the Power & Light District.

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Tweets from the World Cup final: U.S. beats Japan 5-2 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/world-soccer/article26551552.html#storylink=rss The United States beats Japan 5-2 to capture the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup on Sunday in Vancouver, British Columbia. It is the third time the American women have won the World Cup. The other two championships were in 1991 and 1999, when the United States hosted the event. The United States finished second to Japan in the last Women's World Cup in 2011.

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FC Kansas City’s Amy LePeilbet has unique perspective on U.S. Women’s World Cup final matchup http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article26514088.html#storylink=rss Amy LePeilbet won’t be suiting up for the United States national team vs. Japan in Sunday’s Women’s World Cup final, but she’s a FC Kansas City teammate of U.S. defender Becky Sauerbrunn and was on the field the last time the Americans were in the final, in 2011, when Japan won on penalty kicks.

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World Cup field puts haves and have-nots on display http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/world/article26543662.html#storylink=rss One of the benefits of an expanded field of 24 teams at the Women’s World Cup this year was that there were lots of fresh faces playing in Canada, teams like Ivory Coast, Ecuador and Cameroon.

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FC Kansas City’s Becky Sauerbrunn a big part of U.S. women’s shutout streak in World Cup http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article26007172.html#storylink=rss Much of the glory went to U.S. goal scorers Carli Lloyd and Kelley O’Hara for the team’s thrilling 2-0 victory over Germany on Tuesday night in the Women’s World Cup semifinals. But equally heroic in Montreal — and throughout the tournament — has been the U.S. back line, a quartet of tenacious, smart defenders on a 513-minute shutout streak that includes Becky Sauerbrunn of FC Kansas City.

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U.S. victory over Germany breaks American TV record for men’s or women’s World Cup semifinal http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/article26011954.html#storylink=rss The United States’ win over Germany on Tuesday was the most-watched men’s or women’s World Cup semifinal ever on American television — and the Kansas City metro area tied St. Louis for the highest local rating in the country.

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KC fans show pride in sport and country at Women’s World Cup watch party in the Power & Light District http://www.kansascity.com/sports/world-soccer/article25937221.html#storylink=rss Thousands of Kansas City soccer fans showed up in force Tuesday to a watch party in the Power & Light District to cheer on the United States in its semifinal match against Germany in the FIFA Women’s World Cup. The Americans won the match 2-0 and advanced to Sunday’s championship match, when they will play the winner of Wednesday night’s other semifinal match between Japan and England.

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U.S. soccer will take on Colombia in round of 16 at Women’s World Cup http://www.kansascity.com/sports/world-soccer/article25128067.html#storylink=rss Watching the U.S. women’s national team is personal for FC Kansas City’s Shea Groom. Four of her teammates will suit up for the U.S. women’s national team against Colombia in the round of 16 in the Women’s World Cup at 7 p.m. on Monday.

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Pjanic, Dzeko score as Roma beats Juventus 2-1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32801739.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 14:57:05 CDT By ANDREW DAMPF ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32801739.html Shaw, Shelvey recalled by England for Euro qualifiers http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32807175.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 14:36:03 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32807175.html Ajax thrashes ADO to go top of Eredivisie http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32803152.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 13:51:21 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32803152.html Man United loses 2-1 to Swansea in Premier League http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32800002.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 13:31:14 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32800002.html United's biggest problems exposed in 2-1 loss at Swansea http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32802210.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 13:21:02 CDT By STEVE DOUGLAS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32802210.html Dortmund beats Berlin 3-1 to stay atop Bundesliga http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32796885.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 12:52:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32796885.html Bayern signs Kingsley Coman on loan from Juventus http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32793975.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 11:47:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32793975.html Man City breaks transfer record again to sign De Bruyne http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32795952.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 11:31:09 CDT By STEVE DOUGLAS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32795952.html Frankfurt defender Timothy Chandler to have knee surgery http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32795259.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 10:01:00 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32795259.html Tadic double helps Southampton to 3-0 win over Norwich http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32794281.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 09:31:01 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32794281.html Liverpool loans out Markovic to Turkish club Fenerbahce http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32792889.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 08:06:00 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32792889.html Defender Dante leaves Bayern for Bundesliga rival Wolfsburg http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32791845.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 06:46:00 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32791845.html Vedad Ibisevic signs for Hertha Berlin http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32790921.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 03:46:00 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32790921.html Toronto FC beats Impact 2-1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32790024.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 01:01:07 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32790024.html Toronto FC beats Impact 2-1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32761551.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:32:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32761551.html Montreal Impact fire coach Frank Klopas http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32788110.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:32:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32788110.html MLS Capsules http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32764077.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:31:10 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32764077.html Orlando City plays Fire to 1-1 draw http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32787291.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:56:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32787291.html Clark, Rodriguez score; Dynamo beat short-handed Whitecaps http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32783331.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 22:36:09 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32783331.html Doyle's late goal lifts Rapids over Sporting KC, 2-1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32782257.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 22:16:54 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article32782257.html