Join Now  | 
Home About Contact Us Privacy & Security Advertise
Soccer America Daily Soccer World Daily Special Edition Around The Net Soccer Business Insider College Soccer Reporter Youth Soccer Reporter Soccer on TV Soccer America Classifieds Game Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalk Soccer America Confidential Youth Soccer Insider World Cup Watch
RSS Feeds Archives Manage Subscriptions Subscribe
Order Current Issue Subscribe Manage My Subscription Renew My Subscription Gift Subscription
My Account Join Now
Tournament Calendar Camps & Academies Soccer Glossary Classifieds
Home > Soccer America Daily > Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012
[OLYMPIC GOLD-MEDAL GAME] If you believe Mexico coach Luis Fernando Tena, his Tri has no chance of winning Saturday's gold-medal game against talent-laden Brazil (TV: NBC Sports Network, Telemundo, 10 a.m. ET). If doesn't help that Mexican leading scorer Giovani dos Santos was ruled out of the final with a ... Read the whole story
[OLYMPIC BRONZE-MEDAL GAME] South Korea earned more than a bronze medal when it beat Japan, 2-0, Friday for its first medal ever in men's soccer. The medal meant its players will be exempt from military service back home -- a huge coup for European-based players like Park Chu Young, whose ... Read the whole story
[OLYMPIC SPOTLIGHT] Japan's women's national team won't return home with gold, but they will return home in business class. New Japan Football Association president Kuniya Daini confirmed the women -- relegated to economy class while the Japanese men's national team flew in business class en route from Tokyo to Paris ... Read the whole story
[USA-MEXICO] Mexico has called up five foreign-based stars for its friendly against the USA Wednesday at Mexico City's Azteca Stadium (TV, ESPN2, ESPN3, Univision, 8 p.m. ET). Manchester United's Javier Hernandez and new Valencia signing Andres Guardado are among the players. Read the whole story
[WEEK 23] The New York Red Bulls reclaimed the lead in MLS's Eastern Conference with a 2-0 win over the Houston Dynamo, ending the visitors' bid for a club record sixth consecutive win. Newcomer Tim Cahill had assists on both goals scored by Markus Holgersson and Jan Gunnar Solli. For ... Read the whole story
[AMERICANS ABROAD] U.S. international Mikkel Diskerud has changed Norwegian clubs, moving from struggling Stabaek to perennial power Rosenborg in a short-term deal that allows him to become a free agent at the end of the year. Read the whole story
[SCOREBOARD] Antigua Barracuda FC dealt the Los Angeles Blues' playoff hopes a huge blow, rallying from 1-0 down to win for only its fourth victory in 21 games. The Charlotte Eagles moved into a tie for sixth place with a 3-0 win at Pittsburgh Riverhounds Friday night. For all the ... Read the whole story


What They're Saying

"People think I am joking, but if Alex Ferguson called me up and said, 'OK, let's do this, come and have a trial,' it would be impossible for me to say no. I would not take up the challenge if I didn't think I was good enough. I am a very accomplished player and know I could make a difference. I would be the fastest player in the team, but I can play as well. I am in Britain for a few more days. If Alex Ferguson wants to give me a call, he knows where I am." -- Jamaican ...More


Recent Most Read Stories