Articles tagged: soccer

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The Washington Spirit downs Bay FC

On Saturday Mar. 23, the Washington Spirit (1-1-0) defeated Bay FC (1-1-0) 2-1 at Audi Field in their first home game of the 2024-25 season. The Spirit dominated the second... Read more

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Professional soccer is seeing a substantial youth movement. But should it?

Scoring a game-winning goal in a professional soccer game is something many young players dream of, but getting onto a stage that large and rising to the occasion is a... Read more


How They Hustle: Dominic De Almeida and Pranav Jha of Georgetown Men’s Soccer

On this episode of Hilltop Hustle, co-hosts Caroline and Dylan are joined by Dominic De Almeida and Pranav Jha of Georgetown Men’s Soccer! Both New Jersey natives currently in their senior years at... Read more

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The Voice guide to the MLS playoffs

All statistics in this article come from the official website of Major League Soccer. The autumn wind whips around corners, sending bronzed leaves in a dizzying spiral toward the earth.... Read more

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Quiz: Which World Cup song should you listen to?

Take this quiz (created by a certified soccer super fan) to find out what song will soundtrack your 2022 experience. 

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Racism following the UEFA European Championship fundamentally changes what it means to be an English football fan

The result of the Euro final was devastating. Sure, as a staunch fan of English football, the final penalty kick that resulted in an Italian victory was a punch in... Read more

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DC United Falls 1-0 At Home To Orlando City SC

On May 16th DC United (2-0-4, 10th, Eastern Conference) fell 1-0 to Orlando City SC (2-3-0, 2nd, Eastern Conference). The game’s only goal came in the seventh minute, thanks to... Read more

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Second Half Fireworks Display Guides Manchester City To Their First Win At Anfield Since 2003

Manchester City (14-5-2, 1st) traveled to Merseyside on Sunday for one of the Premier League’s most anticipated games this season. After an almost 18 year winless-streak at Anfield, the Citizens... Read more

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Manchester City Continue Their Winning Ways Against Sheffield United and Burnley

As the two teams at the top and bottom of the Premier League faced off, one goal proved to be the difference in Saturday’s hard-fought match. Gabriel Jesus’ ninth-minute finish... Read more

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Bayern inch closer to an eighth straight Bundesliga title with a 1-0 win in Der Klassiker

Since the Bundesliga’s restart, Bayern and Dortmund have looked like the league’s two strongest teams, coinciding with their position in the table. The Black and Yellow thrashed FC Schalke 04... Read more


Bundesliga Recap: Matchday 27

With teams starting to return to form, the Bundesliga put on yet another show this past weekend. Improving from Matchday 26’s goal total of 26, 13 teams combined for 27... Read more


The Return Of The Bundesliga: Matchday 26 recap

After two months of waiting, the Bundesliga returned to action this past Saturday. With all nine games being played behind closed doors, home-field advantage seemed to fade away from the... Read more


Sports moments that make us cry

We miss sports. It is difficult to be at home and expected to remain in school, that is a given. But to do it without sports? The world is cruel.... Read more


Bundesliga set to return – as professional leagues keep a close watch on the Germans

After two months of waiting, the Bundesliga is set to return on Saturday, May 16th. Fans are in for a treat, with the 156th Revierderby between Borussia Dortmund and Schalke... Read more


3-seed Men’s Soccer Takes on Stanford at the College Cup

On Friday, the 3-seed Georgetown men’s soccer team travels down to Cary, NC for a huge battle against 7-seed Stanford in the semifinals stage of the College Cup. The Big... Read more


Women’ Soccer Returns to the Big East Championship

The No. 18 Georgetown women’s soccer team defeated the Providence Friars 2-0 on Thursday night, advancing to its fourth consecutive Big East Championship. The Hoyas were sent into the finals... Read more


No. 3 Men’s Soccer Clinches Share of Big East Title with Seventh Straight Victory

The No. 3 Georgetown men’s soccer team continued its scorching run through the Big East, winning 2-0 at Villanova on Saturday afternoon. Junior forward Derek Dodson and junior midfielder Jacob... Read more


No. 10 Women’s Soccer Finishes Homestand Against Creighton

No. 10 Georgetown women’s soccer (10-2-1, 4-0 Big East) hosts Creighton (7-5-2, 1-2-1 Big East) this afternoon. The Blue and Gray are coming off their eighth straight win, beating Xavier... Read more


No. 5 Men’s Soccer Prepares to Face-off Against DePaul

On Friday, the No. 5 Georgetown men’s soccer team (7-1-0, 2-0 Big East) will head west to face off against DePaul (4-5-1, 0-1-1, Big East) in Chicago. The Hoyas are... Read more


No. 11 Women’s Soccer Continues Conference Play On The Road

The No. 11 Georgetown women’s soccer team (7-2-1, 1-0 Big East) will take a short trip north to take on Villanova (5-3-2, 1-0 Big East) this afternoon. The Hoyas are... Read more