Tagged: soccer

Rosenborg

Rosenborg is double trouble again

The reigning champs again took home both the Eliteserien trophy and Norway Cup Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo Rosenborg beat Start 1-0 on Nov. 11 and won the Eliteserien title with one match left to...

LSK women win fifth straight championship

Toppserien soccer Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo With five league matches left to play, Lillestrøm’s women’s soccer team could celebrate their fifth Toppserien league title in a row. With 17 victories in 17 matches this...

Norwegian college athletes face choice

Organizations help some take advantage of scholarship opportunities overseas Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo Soccer is the fastest growing sport in the United States, and at the same by far the most popular sport in...

LIU scores with Norwegians

An interview with Blackbirds Co-Captain Christopher Bjarre Solbakken Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. Much has been made of the fact that though soccer is popular throughout the world, it does not have the same toehold...

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The goals are global at Norway Cup

Joy, Friendship, and soccer Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo Norway Cup is a soccer tournament for boys and girls age 10 to 19 that takes place on Ekebergsletta in Oslo every summer. It has been...

Brann football

Brann is on fire in Eliteserien soccer

With 13 of 30 gamedays down, the leaders in Norwegian soccer are a surprise to all Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo Heading into their last game before the World Cup break June 11, league favorite...

Norway’s Sørloth moves to Crystal Palace

Other soccer trades also bring three new Norwegian players to Major League Soccer Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo Norwegian national soccer player Alexander Sørloth has been signed by Crystal Palace in the English Premier League...

Soccer player Samuel Adegbenro celebrates after scoring a goal.

Rosenborg qualifies for Europa League

The Norwegian club managed to beat Ajax, kicking Amsterdam out of the running Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway Last season’s UEFA Europa League finalists Ajax went out in the qualifying rounds as Rosenborg beat...

Homeless World Cup takes Oslo

Some 100,000 fans descended on Oslo for the eight-day street football tournament played by homeless athletes The Local The 2017 Homeless World Cup competition appears to be the largest of its kind in its...