Goalkeeper Tim Howard was elected to the U.S. National Soccer Hall of Fame on Saturday and will be inducted on May 4. Howard was on the ballot for the first time and received 46 of 48 votes (95.8%) from the player selection committee, the hall announced. “When you play football, you try and for the love and play for the glory, and hopefully along the way you do some things,” Howard said after being told the news while on air as an analyst for NBC’s Premier League coverage.
Bayer Leverkusen and Stuttgart will go head-to-head in the quarter-finals of the German Cup next year, as Tuesday's draw pitted the country's two in-form teams against each other.Leverkusen and Stuttgart are the two favourites to win the cup this year, with both Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund already out of the running.
Tottenham 4-1 Newcastle: Ange Postecoglou’s team ended a run of five games without victory
Tottenham 4-1 Newcastle: Spurs claimed their first win in five matches
Tottenham Hotspur took out their revenge on Newcastle United with a comprehensive thrashing of Eddie Howe’s side that gave a timely reminder of everything that is brilliant to watch about Ange Postecoglu’s side, writes Luke Edwards.