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Winning La Liga, Copa del Rey and UEFA Champions League are all checked off FC Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic’s bucket list. On June 16-17, he can check off visiting the Des Moines Menace and their fans. Help us welcome the Barça star to Des Moines! DETAILS:
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Youth Soccer:

Junior Menace starts the first weekend of April for boys and girls ages 3-9.

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Great to see GK Kyle Zobeck, an Iowa native who was part of the 2009 Menace, has signed with FC Dallas --

Former Valparaiso goalkeeper and Iowa native joins FC Dallas ahead of Wednesday’s CONCACAF Champions’ League match vs. Tauro FC FRISCO – FC Dallas has signed goalkeeper Kyle Zobeck, the club announced today. The 28-year-old goalkeeper was originally selected by FC Dallas in the second round of

Orlando City's Chris Mueller (2016 Menace) is making big contributions in his first MLS training camp. STORY:

Congrats to current MVC Player of the Week Rebecca Rodgers (2017 Menace) on becoming Drake's career scoring leader!

ST. LOUIS – Rebecca Rodgers (Peotone, Ill.) of the Drake University women's soccer team has been picked the Missouri Valley Conference Women's...

Jacob Weiler (2017 Menace) has earned the Summit League's top defensive honor this week, and his Omaha Mavs have cracked the Top 10.

The Menace Academy boys earned five titles at last weekend's JUSC Fall Cup. STORY:

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A late goal by Lamar Neagle (2007-08 Menace) gifted Seattle a 1-1 draw against the LA Galaxy last night --

Lamar's first goal in his return to the Sounders.

Excellent showing by the Menace Academy boys teams at this past weekend's JUSC Fall Cup.:

7 finalists and 5 champions.

Go, Menace!

Looking for a fun, fall soccer program for boys and girls, ages 3-9? Visit and join us next week!

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Update from the Menace:

Due to low demand, we have canceled our Sept. 24 bus trip for SKC vs. LA.

Northern Iowa's Sarah Brandt (2016 Menace) is the Missouri Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week --

Congrats to Omaha's Elvir Ibisevic (2016-17 Menace) on earning NCAA Player of the Week!

How about Evansville's Ian McGrath (2017 Menace) making Sports Center's Top 10 Plays? What a goal! VIDEO --

Omaha's Elvir Ibisevic (2016-17 Menace) earned Summit League Player of the Week with a record-setting hat trick --

Congrats to Elvir on the second-fastest hat trick in NCAA D-I history!