Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Home >Soccer America Daily > Friday, Aug. 18, 2006
"There was a general feeling that this player-led convention had gone too far." -- English Premier League spokesman Dan Johnson on the league asking players to end the custom of kicking the ball out of bounds when a player is down injured and from now on leaving the decision to ... Read the whole story
Columbus coach Sigi Schmid, who said after Wednesday's loss to Real Salt Lake that perhaps he should resign, will stay in charge of the Crew, which is 4-11-8 and on a 13-game winless streak in Schmid's first year at its helm. "It was my frustration with how things went," Schmid ... Read the whole story
American midfielder Claudio Reyna starts his 12th season in Europe and his sixth in the English Premier league in what will be one of the most watched games of the EPL's opening weekend. Reyna travels with Manchester City to Chelsea (Sunday, 11 am ET on Fox Soccer Channel), the team ... Read the whole story
FIELD PLAYERS Name (club/2005-06 finish) Career Premier League stats Brian McBride (Fulham/12th) 92 games/23 goals Claudio Reyna (Manchester City/15th) 90/7. Carlos Bocanegra (Fulham/12th) 64/2 Jonathan Spector (West Ham/9th) 23/0 Cory Gibbs (Charlton/13th) 0/0. Bobby Convey (Reading/won promotion) 0/0. Jay DeMerit (Watford/won promotion) 0/0. GOALKEEPERS Name (club/2005-06 finish) Career Premier League ... Read the whole story
The USA struggled to put away the Democratic Republic of Congo in the opening game of the Under-20 Women's World Championship in Russia. Goals on either side of halftime from Stanford recruit Kelley O'Hara and USC star Amy Rodriguez, who converted a penalty, gave the Americans a 2-0 lead, but ... Read the whole story
The Lyons Township Soccer Club and the Illinois Youth Soccer Association are being sued by the family of a player who alleges he suffered two cracked vertebrae and partial paralysis during a drill in which the coach forced players to carry teammates on their backs while jogging, reports the Chicago ... Read the whole story
The Mexican federation is putting a stop to the practice of players donning the masks of their favorite professional wrestling stars to celebrate goals. The Chiapas Jaguars' Omar Ortiz had been putting on a mask like one worn by Nacho Libre wrestler "Blue Demon" while Cruz Azul's Gabriel Pereira preferred ... Read the whole story
For this weekend's nationally televised games: http://www.socceramerica.com/article.asp?Art_ID=562137482 Read the whole story



Recent Most Read Stories