Hi there, so it’s Sunday night and I’m not going to stay up to fill in the first part with recaps because well, I need some rest! So have at it such as it is.
Taxi Fountas and D.C. United both ‘knew it was the end,’ Wayne Rooney says (WaPo): Wazza recounts the last days of the Greek player who signed with Turkish side Trabzonspor Friday.
Memphis 901 FC, Bill Hamid Mutually Part Ways with Release of Contract (901): I’m not sure where Bill goes from here, but he looked OK when he played, which was once in two plus months.
“Eu jogava em funções diferentes”; Gabriel Pirani fala sobre saída do Fluminense e expõe bastidores com Diniz (Antenados): D.C.’s newest number 10 talks about his last club before coming to this one.
Spain! La Roja claims first-ever World Cup in tense 1-0 win over England (PSW): Good for them, in spite of their horrible coach.
Official: USWNT GM Kate Markgraf to leave U.S. Soccer (SSFC): Kate follows Vlatko out the door.
Messi, Inter Miami claim Leagues Cup trophy over Nashville SC (PSW): Might have been the most fun soccer this weekend? Anyway, good for this Messi guy.
Spain, Arsenal star Cazorla’s dream return to boyhood club (ESPN): As an Oviedista, I’m happy for him, and me!
Loudoun United FC inks jersey sponsorship deal with McLean software company (WBJ): A new, local front of shirt sponsor for next year and a couple thereafter if I hear correctly. Loudoun lost 3-1 to Sacramento Saturday.
Anyway, I have some school lunches to make Monday morning, so goodnight!