The San Diego Loyal forfeited a United Soccer League match Wednesday night in protest against an anti-gay slur apparently hurled at one of its players. The comment toward Collin Martin, who is openly gay, was said to be made near the end of the first half of the match against Phoenix Rising at Torero Stadium. Martin’s teammates were seen rallying around him as they walked off the field at halftime.
FC Cincinnati head coach Jaap Stam will have close to a full complement of players to choose from for Saturday's match against Minnesota United FC. Part of the reason for that is no further players have tested positive for COVID-19 since the club's first positive case was confirmed last week. FC Cincinnati started daily testing of its first team and soccer staffs since defender Nick Hagglund received the second of two positive COVID-19 tests on Saturday, and the results have all came back negati...
If I were to give the referees a rating for Real Salt Lake’s trip to Minnesota United FC last Sunday, I think I’d give it a solid 10/24. It’s better than 2/10, but I still don’t think I can bring myself to recommend it. First, a disclaimer: I am not a PRO referee nor a professional referee.