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US Women defeat Japan 2-1 to win gold medal
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US Women defeat Japan 2-1 to win gold medal

Delran, New Jersey’s own Carli Lloyd scored two fantastic goals and the defense bent but didn’t break as the Americans won a third consecutive gold medal with a 2-1 victory over Japan.

Union v Chicago quick reference
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Union v Chicago quick reference

Match stats, highlights from our match reports and analysis, video highlights, and more.

Central rivalry
Featured / MLS

Central rivalry

The United-Union-Red Bulls rivalry has become an intense laboratory for a common dilemma in US soccer tactics: how to control a game without a traditional central midfielder.

USA goes for gold, KC wins OC, more news
Daily news roundups / Featured

USA goes for gold, KC wins OC, more news

The USWNT faces Japan today for Olympic gold. Canada wins bronze with stoppage time goal. Kansas City wins US Open Cup final. Hoppenot says he’s good to go on Sunday despite broken nose. Hackworth says Hoffman and Martinez are options for suspended McInerney. New US women’s pro league announced. More news

Waiting on a decision
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Waiting on a decision

Following the Nelson Rivas headbutt to Antoine Hoppenot, PSP looks at the Disciplinary Committee’s guidelines and past decisions to understand how much additional suspension might be expected and when a decision could be announced. Also, why the club may have decided not to appeal Jack McInerney’s red card.

Men’s Olympic soccer: Semifinals recap
2012 Summer Olympics / Featured

Men’s Olympic soccer: Semifinals recap

Japan and South Korea both looked strong early on but both were soon worn down by Mexico and Brazil, setting up the gold medal match many had predicted at the start of the men’s Olympic tournament.

Canada head stomp, FIFA investiges comments, US Open Cup final, more
Daily news roundups / Featured

Canada head stomp, FIFA investiges comments, US Open Cup final, more

FIFA to investigate post game comments and footage emerges of a Canada player stomping on the head of a US player as the fallout from Olympic semifinal continues. US Open Cup final tonight. Union U-17s in Generation adidas Cup final on Thursday. Bolt wants to be a Red Devil. More news.

Philadelphians Abroad: Wenger puts Montreal ahead
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Philadelphians Abroad: Wenger puts Montreal ahead

Bryn Mawr’s (and the Union’s) Jimmy McLaughlin scores for Harrisburg, Reading’s (and New York’s) Corey Hertzog scores for Wilmington, and Lancaster’s (and Montreal’s) Andrew Wenger scores on the Union.