Hoffenheim’s Sven Schipplock, left, celebrates his deciding goal with team mate Hoffenheim’s Fabian Johnson of the U.S.during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Schalke 04 in Hoffenheim, Germany, Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012. Hoffenheim won 3-0. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
U.S. national team striker Bobby Wood made his Bundesliga debut a memorable, scoring an outstanding goal in Hamburg’s season opener on Saturday.
Tottenham looks to end a seven-match winless streak against Liverpool in English Premier League play this weekend while Bayern Munich kicks off the 2016-17 German Bundesliga campaign.
Sports Illustrated is reporting that RB Leipzig has made a serious bid for Christian Pulisic, while multiple reports in England have Liverpool also joining the race.
Clint Dempsey is undergoing medical evaluations for an irregular heartbeat and will miss the Seattle Sounders’ clash with the Portland Timbers this weekend.
Defending champion Stanford has the tools to repeat as NCAA title winners, but Maryland, North Carolina and Syracuse will all have a say in the matter.
In NASL this weekend, a number of teams look to make a run at playoff contention.
Ahead of this weekend’s kickoff, SBI takes a look at the top draft-eligible and Homegrown prospects throughout college soccer.