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July 15, 8:47 am | By Shaun Schafer

Commerce City may have a slightly different accent for the next 10 days as the England U-20 team arrives for training ahead of the July 29 U-20 World Cup in Colombia.

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April 24, 2:02 pm | By Shaun Schafer | 8

Images of Brian Mullan’s tackle of Steve Zakuani launched an internal debate on what we can see and what we should see. Ultimately, the awfulness also revealed that there is a humanity on the playing field that goes well beyond “just a game.”

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April 17, 8:36 pm | By Shaun Schafer

‘El Tri’ returns to Mile High to take on New Zealand on June 1. Ticket sales start on Monday for Colorado Rapids season ticket holders. General public sales begin on Friday.

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August 13, 9:55 pm | By Shaun Schafer

Colorado’s 26 college teams start taking to the field for preseason scrimmages and exhibitions. Looking down the road, there are some intriguing matches on the schedule this fall.

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March 11, 6:03 pm | By George Tanner | 3

Calf Fry Platter
CLAP! CLAP! CLAP! CLAP! This is George Tanner, and I’m deep in the heart of Texas, folks. A new job, a full-time job, has taken me to Corpus Christi, on western edge of the glorious Gulf of Mexico, and that means my days as shopkeeper of ColoradoSoccerNow.com are at an end. Click on this post to see what’s next for the site. The photo above is a billboard just south of Amarillo (and I publish this pic with apologies to my vegetarian wife).

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January 20, 3:45 pm | By George Tanner | 1

Former Colorado Rapids coach Fernando Clavijo is looking for Frantz Mathieu, who was his assistant coach when he guided Haiti in World Cup qualifying in 2003. Mathieu has been missing since a 7.0 earthquake devastated Haiti on January 12.

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January 8, 5:47 pm | By George Tanner

Africa Cup of NationsFolks, I have a question from a reader. Denise Grady, a loyal fan of the Colorado Rapids and the University of Colorado soccer team, wants to know if there are any public viewing venues for games of the Africa Cup of Nations.

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December 26, 10:47 am | By George Tanner | 2

ChristmasCan a $130 shopping spree at an online soccer shop provide the foundation for a soccer-based Christmas for one family? Take a look at the results …

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December 5, 7:14 pm | By George Tanner

manitouIt has come to my attention that a group of parents and students is trying to organize a soccer program at the middle-school level in Manitou Springs, where I went to junior high and high school. I think offering soccer in middle school or junior high is a no-brainer and is not done enough at schools in Colorado.