Fowled up? Rogers Returns; Simon Says ...
Posted by Soccer America on Feb. 28, 5:58 p.m.
According to a source, negotiations with Robbie Fowler's representatives broke down when the player's salary demands suddenly increased from $1 million to $3 million.
An unidentified MLS club (not New England) was bidding to bring Fowler to MLS as a Designated Player at a salary of approximately $1 million. Fowler's contract with Liverpool expires in June and his ...
The Revs' Shalrie Saga
Posted by Soccer America on Feb. 21, 12:54 p.m.
So how about that rumor of a $2 million bid from Glasgow Celtic for Shalrie Joseph that was supposedly turned down by MLS?
It's news to his agent, Ron Waxman, who also refuted rumors that another stumbling block was a contract laden with incentives and a rather low-ball base salary.
"Celtic twice offered $1 million for ...
Money to be made in stadium game
Posted by Soccer America on Feb. 14, 3:03 p.m.
WHAT'S IN A NAME?Credit Colorado for jumping on the lucrative academy bandwagon and dressing it up with a prestigious name, as done in Los Angeles (David Beckham Academy) and Real Salt Lake (the Real Madrid Something-or-Other.)
The Arsenal Centre of Excellence (note the clever "English" spelling) will be housed at Dick's Sporting Goods Park as part ...