David Beckham, marketing superstar, will arrive in America shortly. What can his new team, the league and American soccer fans expect?
Beckham Will Do More Than Bend It
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Jul. 9, 2:32 p.m.
He didn't want to be a savior, yet David Beckham may well arrive as one. The league he will play in is doing just fine, but his new team is on the skids.
Taming the Wild West
Posted by Mike Woitalla on Jul. 9, 2:31 p.m.
Creating the U.S. Soccer Development Academy is the USSF's first step in trying to take advantage of the strengths of American youth soccer while tackling its flaws.
U.S. Abroad 2006-07: Americans Shine and Suffer
Posted by Mike Woitalla on Jul. 9, 2:30 p.m.
A record number of Americans saw English Premier League and German Bundesliga action in 2006-07, and a 20-year-old U.S. export played regularly in the Mexican League -- but relegation victims included venerable legionnaires Kasey Keller and Eddie Lewis.