6. AMERICANS ABROAD: Californian starting for Mexico's San Luis
California-born Michael Orozco, 21, has started and played the full 90 minutes in Mexican First Division club San Luis' last two games, a 2-1 loss to
Veracruz and a 1-0 win over Atlas.
Orozco, who played youth ball for the Irvine Strikers and played on U.S. U-20
national team in 2004, has U.S. and Mexican citizenship.
The defender had made one previous appearance, last August in the Apertura 2006,
and was red-card two minutes after entering the game as a sub in a 1-0 win over
No comments yet.
|Recent Soccer America Daily Sounders beef up attack with Austrian international Ivanschitz Aug. 4, 3:57 p.m. |
Seattle has taken steps to kick-start its sputtering attack, which hasn't scored in the last four ... McInerney traded again, this time to Crew SC Aug. 4, 3:55 p.m.
Just a day before his 23rd birthday, the young man known as JackMac has been traded ... Report | Brad Evans on CBA: 'We handcuffed ourselves' Aug. 4, 2:36 a.m.
Five months after the MLS Players Union and MLS reached an agreement on a new Collective ... CCL: Brutal road trip takes RSL to Guatemala City Aug. 4, 2:16 a.m.
The good news is Real Salt Lake is battling on three fronts. The bad news is ... Milestone victory is well-timed for busy Whitecaps Aug. 3, 10:27 p.m.
Vancouver climbed back on top of the Western Conference by thumping archrival Seattle, 3-0, in its ... Crowd Count: Sounders suffer rare loss before big crowd Aug. 3, 8:19 p.m.
The crowd of 53,125 for the Seattle-Vancouver match was the Sounders' largest home crowd of the ... Timbers say adios to 'La Gata' Fernandez Aug. 3, 8:07 p.m.
The Portland Timbers and 31-year-old Argentine Gaston Fernandez have mutually agreed to parted ways, allowing the ... What They're Saying: Abby Wambach Aug. 3, 7:24 p.m.
"Look, we're not talking about wanting to be paid just like the men. We understand their ... What They're Saying: Cristiano Ronaldo Aug. 3, 7:20 p.m.
"Do you want me to be honest? It doesn't worry me at all. I do my ... What They're Saying: Pep Guardiola Aug. 3, 7:03 p.m.
"When he does not have injury problems, I am completely convinced he will do very well ... >> Soccer America Daily Archives