“President Eric Wynalda” has a ring to it, right? It isn’t clear if the current Fox Soccer analyst, coach and Hall of Fame former U.S. national team striker will challenge 11-year incumbent Sunil Gulati for the title as U.S. Soccer President in an upcoming vote in February 2018 but it certainly seems like the 48-year-old is thinking about it. Boston-based attorney Steve Gans has said he will challenge Gulati for the position as the leading man in U.S. soccer’s governing body, while a New Englanders John Motta and Paul Lapointe are both said to be considering a bid to challenge the previously unchallenged Gulati.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Everton and Bournemouth.
Real Salt Lake hosts the Seattle Sounders at 6:30 PM on Saturday night. The match features two of the hottest teams in the league. JOEtv will show this contest that could be a playoff preview. The center referee for the match will be Sorin Stoica. Jon Freemon is manning replay. Sounders are undefeated in their last 13 matches. Schmetzer’s group enters the weekend 4th in the West and 9th in the Shield race. They are 11-7-11 +7 overall and an above average 3-6-8 -3 record on the road. RSL is also streaking, having gone 6-2-3 since July. Merely 11-14-5 -7 overall, the Utah side is much better than their record indicates. They have an elevation-assisted 7-4-4 +7 record at Rio Tinto this year. Date/Time: