The president of the United States Soccer Federation, Carlos Cordeiro, confirmed his “total support” for the national women’s team with less than a month to go before the World Cup in France. Carlos Cordeiro was elected US Soccer president in February of 2018 (US Soccer) Cordeiro’s statements to Around the Rings come at a time when members
Concacaf Championship is also the road to the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 for regional teams Miami (Friday, March 23, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) confirmed today that the United States will host the 2018 edition of the CONCACAF Women’s Championship, schedule to be played October
April 10 – The Football Associations of the United States, Mexico, and Canada signed a “historic” MoU today with an intent to produce a joint bid for the 2026 World Cup.
Nov.5 – Chris Eaton has criticized the FIFA ExCo member for failing to front up to media at the Securing Sport conference… US Soccer chief repeatedly refused to speak to reporters. Mark Bisson reports from New York.
May 26 – Also: Dutch FA adopts FIFA technology … U.S. Soccer adds new partner.
July 29 – U.S. Soccer Federation president Sunil Gulati criticises the 2022 World Cup bidding process that led to Qatar securing hosting rights over the USA, Australia, Japan and Korea. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
April 23 – Sunil Gulati says he would be willing to make public the payments and expenses he receives from FIFA when he joins its executive committee… Platini opens new training centre for Welsh football.
Aug. 19 – With NBC’s investment, growth in MLS attendances, Jurgen Klinsmann’s appointment as US national team coach and the star-studded World Football Challenge, this was a super summer for soccer in the USA. INSIDER columnist Terry Baddoo ponders whether this can be the catalyst to turn the game in America from minor to major.
Aug. 12 – U.S. Soccer signs first-ever solar sponsor… English Premier League promotes youth football with pair of initiatives… Blackburn Rovers give away shirt fronts for free… Women’s Professional Soccer goes 3-D. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
July 18 – Asian Football Confederation acting president Zhang Jilong hails Japan’s World Cup win, saying it will benefit women’s football on the continent… Dominant USA rue missed chances, but fledgling American women’s league hopes to capitalise… Blatter looks ahead to Canada 2015. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.