Category: International

All articles relating to international soccer, including World Cup.

A Look Back: Solo’s Shutouts

Hope Solo before the USA-China friendly in Houston, December 2012. Credit: Ray Escamilla/Keeper Notes.

  With a 1-0 win over South Africa on July 9, Hope Solo became the first goalkeeper in the world to reach the milestone of 100 international shutouts. No other keeper is close to that total, as former USWNT keeper/WWC champion Briana Scurry retired with 72 shutouts, and current Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas has 74 […]

UEFA Euro 2016 Final Thoughts

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Seleção Portuguesa Campeões: The tournament once again proved how difficult it is to predict as my pre-tournament pick of Host Nation France made it to the final.  France managed to lose against a side few would have honestly thought of making it to one of the Semi-Finals. Portugal became the 10th different country to win […]

Copa America Centenario A Huge Success

Chile wins Copa America over Argentina. Photo Credit: DailyMail.co.uk

On the field and off, the Copa America Centenario has been a massive success. In ten cities around the United States, over 1.4 million fans cheered their favorite teams and players towards the championship of the Americas. In the end, it was reigning champion Chile who defended their title in a rematch against Argentina. Certainly […]

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