Paris Saint-Germain picked up its sixth consecutive win to start the Ligue 1 season on Sunday, but something else happened during the team’s 2-0 victory over Lyon that should be a show for concern. [ MORE: Bayern keeper Neuer injuries foot, could miss
Arsenal took the moral victory at Chelsea on Sunday in a bruising draw against their London rivals at Stamford Bridge. Call it a moral victory, if you will. Arsene Wenger‘s 3-4-3 formation has made the Gunners, overall, look more solid against a counter-attacking unit as they recovered from their ghastly defensive display away at Liverpool before the international break and thwarted Chelsea for the third time in as many games since the end of last season.
USA’s most recent 3-1 win over New Zealand was the equivalent of a midnight snack: tasty, but with minimal nutritional value and easily forgotten the next time you eat a real meal. The only real talking point here is the goal against, which put a dot on Alyssa Naeher’s shaky year. Normally a solid, reliable GK, Naeher has been a bit wobbly for both club and country in 2017. Her Tournament of Nations performance could have been a definitive answer for Jill Ellis on who she prefers as her #1, but instead it raised more questions about whether Ashlyn Harris would get a shot when she returned from hip injury. Now that Harris has returned and is putting in some good time for the Orlando Pride, it