Photos: GeekWire community celebrates summer and soccer with big rooftop Sounders Day party

Summer wasn’t quite done putting on a show in Seattle on Wednesday evening, turning the rooftop deck at Qualtrics in Pioneer Square into the perfect place to be for the annual GeekWire Sounders Day… Source: Photos: GeekWire community celebrates summer and soccer with big rooftop Sounders Day party Continue reading Photos: GeekWire community celebrates summer and soccer with big rooftop Sounders Day party

The Soccer Tavern creates Snohomish County FC history video

SMOKEY POINT, WA— The 2019 Western Washington Premier League Champion Snohomish County FC Steelheads will enter their 4th season of play in 2020 as they seek to defend their league title. Source: The Soccer Tavern creates Snohomish County FC history video It’s a short run and history to date, but still one that The Soccer Tavern YouTube channel requested to share. They have done so with a video describing the SnoCo FC founding and rise into regional elite men’s soccer play. Continue reading The Soccer Tavern creates Snohomish County FC history video

Suit up for ridiculous fun with Seattle Bubble Soccer – Field Trip Friday

Team Evening plays a two-on-two match with the region’s premiere bubble soccer organization Source: Suit up for ridiculous fun with Seattle Bubble Soccer – Field Trip Friday EATTLE — Take the sport of soccer, add giant inflatable plastic bubble suits, and subtract any traditional rules – BOOM, you’ve got Bubble Soccer! The sport is a mash-up between soccer and zorbing. It started overseas and migrated to Western Washington a few years ago. Seattle Bubble Soccer hosts 60-70 events a year, providing players with fields, bubbles, referees and score keeping. Continue reading Suit up for ridiculous fun with Seattle Bubble Soccer – Field Trip Friday

Bishop Kelly High School dedicates soccer field to longtime member of Golden Knight community

Chuck Irvine was the school’s head of maintenance from 1986-2009. Source: Bishop Kelly High School dedicates soccer field to longtime member of Golden Knight community BOISE, Idaho — The Bishop Kelly community gathered on Thursday to dedicate its soccer field to a man who dedicated more than 30 years to their school. “I’ve never met a harder worker than Chuck, his philosophy was he would never ask for more than he was willing to give himself,” Bishop Kelly High School President Rich Raimondi said. Continue reading Bishop Kelly High School dedicates soccer field to longtime member of Golden Knight community

Girls youth soccer teams from Bend reflect on memorable trip to watch the World Cup in France

BEND, OR—Lilly Price said it was “all kind of like a big dream.” While much of the country was locked to televisions to watch the U.S. team march to the Women’s World Cup championship over the past month, Price and … Continue reading Girls youth soccer teams from Bend reflect on memorable trip to watch the World Cup in France

Vancouver Whitecaps FC’s Fredy Montero balances football and Santo Coffee Co.

VANCOUVER, B.C – It’s been an up and down season for Vancouver Whitecaps FC’s Fredy Montero. In 28 games this season, Montero has scored 6 goals, and added 2 assists. Source: Vancouver Whitecaps FC’s Fredy Montero balances football and Santo Coffee Co. It’s a far cry from the 13 goals he scored with Vancouver in 2017. While Montero has struggled to find consistency on the pitch, he has found success away from the pitch. Santo Coffee Co. opened it’s doors on Sunday, August 11, 2019 in Seattle’s, Roosevelt neighbourhood. Montero, his wife Alexis, are co-owners, along with Mikhail, and Jessica … Continue reading Vancouver Whitecaps FC’s Fredy Montero balances football and Santo Coffee Co.

After Fan Bans, Timbers Army Posts Defiant Banners in Protest—But Keeps On Cheering

The normally colorful North End of Providence Park featured no flags and no goal smoke. Source: After Fan Bans, Timbers Army Posts Defiant Banners in Protest—But Keeps On Cheering The Timbers Army was in full voice on Saturday night, but they left most of their colors at home. The ongoing dispute between Major League Soccer and the Timbers Army over the league’s policy designating the antifascist Iron Front symbol as an inappropriate political sign had its third televised episode in the Timbers match against Sporting Kansas City. From the Timbers Army: “You can’t stop us” #RCTID #MLS #PORvSKC pic.twitter.com/ZmIPuaAdeZ — … Continue reading After Fan Bans, Timbers Army Posts Defiant Banners in Protest—But Keeps On Cheering