Next Women’s World Cup a big chance for US soccer

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Next Women's World Cup a big chance for US soccerA year after the World Cup transformed millions of Americans into red-white-and-blue-wearing soccer fanatics, another chance to cheer for a national team will arrive. The Women's World Cup kicks off in Canada in June – and if the favored U.S. ''Any time you get to wrap yourself in the flag and root with other Americans, it doesn't really matter if you know what offsides is,'' Fox Sports President Eric Shanks said. The 1999 Women's World Cup final remains the highest-rated soccer game ever on U.S.

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Soccer-Asian Champions League finals

http://ift.tt/eA8V8J Oct 23 (Reuters) – Previous results from Asian Champions League finals: 2013 – Guangzhou Evergrande (China) beat FC Seoul (South Korea) 3-3 on away goals 2012 – Ulsan Hyundai (South Korea) beat Al-Ahli Sports Club (Saudia Arabia) 3-0 2011 – Al-Sadd Sports Club (Qatar) beat Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors (South Korea) 2-2 (4-2 on penalties) 2010 – Seongnam Ilhwa Chuma (South Korea) beat Zob Ahan FC (Iran) 3-1 2009 – Pohang Steelers (South Korea) beat Al-Ittihad FC (Saudi Arabia) 2-1 2008 – Gamba Osaka (Japan) beat Adelaide United (Australia) 5-0 on aggregrate 2007 – Urawa Red Diamonds (Japan) beat …

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