soccer

Regional
1:00 am
Wed July 2, 2014

World Cup Keeps Soccer-Related Businesses Busy

Dustin Aubert picks out merchandise for Stefan's four stores. He's watched the supply of Team USA items at the Lincoln Avenue location, shrink, during World Cup.
Credit Ann-Elise Henzl

The growing popularity of soccer has meant strong sales at local soccer bars and stores, including Milwaukee’s first soccer store, Stefan’s.

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Regional
1:00 am
Thu June 12, 2014

Milwaukee Pubs Prep For World Cup Mania

Joe Katz and his siblings own the Highbury bar in Bayview. It's planning for big crowds during the World Cup's four-week run.
Credit Erin Toner

Starting Thursday, soccer fans around the world will be glued to their flat screens and computers as the first match of the 2014 World Cup gets underway in Brazil.

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Regional
5:27 pm
Fri March 28, 2014

Keith Tozer Out as Milwaukee Wave Coach

Milwaukee’s professional indoor soccer team announced a restructuring plan Friday.

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Arts & Culture
12:07 pm
Sun November 11, 2012

U.S. Soccer's Unlikely Birthplace: Waukesha, Wisconsin

A montage of what 19th Century soccer looked like. The first-ever soccer game in the United States is believed to have taken place in Waukesha.
Credit archival photo

 

This afternoon in Waukesha, members of SC Waukesha will play an exhibition soccer game at Saratoga Park.  That wouldn't normally be enough to attract a lot of attention outside the friends and family members of the players themselves.  But this match will look a lot different than the dozens of other soccer games played around southeast Wisconsin on any given afternoon.

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