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FAU Soccer defeats Barry University 3-0 in final exhibition of year, season starts this Friday

August 24, 2014

On Sunday Aug. 24, Florida Atlantic’s soccer team cruised to a comfortable 3-0 win over Barry University, looking very ready...


February 13, 2014

Young soccer players held the flags of the U.S. and Russia in the pre-game National Anthem ceremonies. The U.S. Women's National Team poses for a photo before their game against Russia. Russia’s Women’s Soccer Team posing for a team photo on February 8th at FAU Stadium before taking on the U.S. Women’s National Team in the first of two International Friendlies in the United States. Carli Llo...

USA Women’s Soccer beats Russia 7-0, matches largest margin of victory over European team

Rodolphe Ganthier

February 9, 2014

The USA Women's National Soccer Team put on an offensive clinic at the FAU stadium on February 8, confirming their superiority over the Russian National team by  scoring seven goals past them in front of a raucous crowd of 8,857 people. The game began with the United States getting the majority of the possessions, and Russia sitting deep in their territory,...

Germany holds off Ecuador, 4-2, in FAU-hosted FIFA friendly match

Mohamed Abdihakim

May 29, 2013

The 10,000 fans that packed FAU Football Stadium were treated to an offensive display Wednesday afternoon, when Germany and Ecuador met for a FIFA international friendly match. Displaying experience and efficiency, the Germans held off a late comeback attempt from Ecuador, defeating them 4-2 in the rain-soaked match. Early on – just over nine seco...

New FAU women’s soccer coach Patrick Baker brings his past experience to the program

Zack Kelberman

March 19, 2013

Last season, the FAU women’s soccer team came off a dismal 5-13 campaign. They had just lost their longtime head coach, Brian Dooley, to the Missouri Tigers. Things seemed to be in utter disarray. Enter Patrick Baker. Baker, who earned Coach of the Year honors with Florida State in 2003, and, most recently, helped build up Cal’s soccer progr...

FAU hires Patrick Baker as new women’s soccer head coach

Zack Kelberman

February 21, 2013

FAU women’s soccer has found its new head coach. On Wednesday, the athletic department announced the school has hired former Florida State coach Patrick Baker to head the Lady Owls soccer squad. Baker replaces former FAU coach Brian Dooley, who left last month for a coaching position with Missouri. "We are excited to welcome Patrick Baker...

Women’s soccer: Brian Dooley leaves FAU to join Missouri after 14 seasons

Mohamed Abdihakim

January 23, 2013

After a 14 year tenure, Brian Dooley has left his position as FAU women’s soccer coach for a position with Missouri. As first reported by Owl Access, a press release from Missouri noted that Dooley is leaving FAU to become an associated head coach for the Tigers. “We are excited to have coach Brian Dooley,” Missouri soccer head coach Bry...

US Women’s National Soccer Team puts on offense-heavy show at FAU, defeats China PR 4-1

US Women’s National Soccer Team puts on offense-heavy show at FAU, defeats China PR 4-1

December 16, 2012

[tn3 origin="album" ids="200"]      In front of a FAU Football Stadium crowd of 10,493, the U.S. Women’s...

U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team to face China PR tomorrow at FAU Football Stadium

U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team to face China PR tomorrow at FAU Football Stadium

December 15, 2012

The U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team plays the final game of the Fan Tribute Tour tomorrow at FAU Football Stadium against China PR. The U.S. shut out China 4-0 in Houston and 2-0 in Detroit in the first ...

Men’s soccer team looks to have bounce-back year after losing record last season

Cyrus Smith

September 11, 2012

At a mid-week practice last week, the Owls men’s soccer squad appeared relaxed and confident, despite finishing last season with a 5-8-2 record. Dressed in red shirts, some players are joking, playing monkey in the middle with the guys in the middle having to kick the ball in order to get themselves out. Others make small talk with each other as...

15 questions with long-time FAU men’s soccer coach Kos Donev

Cyrus Smith

September 11, 2012

The UP caught up with FAU men’s soccer head coach Kos Donev, who is in his 25th season in charge of the program, to get his thoughts on his personal life, soccer career and how the school has changed since when he was a student. Q: What was life like growing up in Macedonia? A: At the time it was the Republic of Macedonia and was part of Yug...