USSF's 1988 AGM: The Development Plan, Havelange, Blatter and bananas
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Sep. 5, 7:47 p.m.
In my 31 years as Soccer America's editor, I'd estimate I've written or edited 50,000 headlines, 20 or so a week when we were a weekly magazine, about the same number when we started Soccer America Daily in 2001 with a reduced magazine frequency and now that number each day as most of our content is digital.
FIFA: Blatter wins first round, 133-73
Posted by Paul Kennedy on May. 29, 1:08 p.m.
Embattled Sepp Blatter had a 133-73 edge over his sole opponent, Prince Aliof Jordan, in the first round of balloting for FIFA president and is expected to win election for a fifth term as FIFA president.
Caribbean combine returns next year
Posted by Soccer America on Nov. 25, 10:48 p.m.
More than two dozen players from the Caribbean played in MLS this season, and teams looking for prospective additions from the region will have a chance to scout talent very early in January.
Saint Louis picked to repeat
Posted by Soccer America on Aug. 27, 4:07 a.m.
[ATLANTIC-10: Men]Defending champion Saint Louis has been picked to repeat in the Atlantic-10's preseason poll of the league's 12 head coaches.
UEFA Champions League viewing schedule
Posted by Soccer America on Nov. 2, 12:16 a.m.
[TELEVISION GUIDE] The UEFA Champions League moves into Matchday 4 with a special kickoff time of 3:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday and Wednesday. For the complete schedule ...
Shorthanded USA steps into deep end
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Mar. 2, 2:20 a.m.
[NETHERLANDS-USA]Taking on the Netherlands at the Amsterdam ArenA Wednesday (TV: ESPN2 and Galavision, live, 2:30 p.m. ET) is about as deep as the pool gets in Europe. Soccer America's Ridge Mahoney examines what to expect from the USA, which has six players missing because of injury, many projected to be starters, and only ...
Young Arsenal star suffers horrendous injury
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Feb. 27, 9:18 p.m.
[ENGLAND] Arsenal teenager Aaron Ramsey, considered the greatest Welsh talent to come along since Ryan Giggs, suffered a broken leg after being fouled by Ryan ShawcrossSaturday in the Gunners' 3-1 Premier League at Stoke City. The injury was so horrendous that broadcaster Sky Sports refused to replay the incident ...
HIGHLIGHT & MAGAZINE SHOWS: A Sampling
Posted by Soccer America on Apr. 30, 1:00 p.m.
INTERNATIONAL HIGHLIGHT/NEWS SHOWS
FOX SOCCER SHOW
Fox Soccer Channel
Monday-Sunday, 10 pm ET
FOX SPORTS NOTICIAS
Fox Sports en Espanol
Monday-Friday, 2 pm ET
SKY SPORTS NEWS
Fox Soccer Channel
Monday-Sunday, 7 pm ET
GOL TV NEWS
Monday-Friday, 7 pm ET
A TODO GOAL(Goals from around ...
GAMES: Live and same-day delay on national TV
Posted by Soccer America on Apr. 30, 12:58 p.m.
(All times Easternunless noted. TV programming is always subject to change. Check your local listings and soccerTV.com)
MONDAY, April 30
MLS DIRECT KICK
MLS REAL SALT LAKE-COLORADO (live), 9 pm.
TUESDAY, May 1
European Champions League AC MILAN-MANCHESTER UTD., Semifinals, 2nd Leg (live), 2:30 pm.
MLS WEEKEND WRAPUP: Twellman strikes again; L.A. wins 'Clasico'
Posted by Soccer America on Apr. 30, 9:51 a.m.
By Ridge Mahoney
The Crew is still unbeaten, D.C. United is still pointless, and Toronto FC is still goalless after the fourth weekend of MLS play. (Colorado and Real Salt Lake play a rare Monday night match.) Taylor Twellman scored again and defending champion Houston again was shut out.
Chris Rolfe scored on the hour as the Fire ...
CHAMPIONS: Goal difference gives PSV Dutch title
Posted by Soccer America on Apr. 30, 9:49 a.m.
PSV won the Dutch Eredivisie title for the 20th time when it beat Vitesse, 5-1, on Sunday and edged Ajax for the championship on goal difference.
Peruvian Jefferson Farfan led PSV with two goals against Vitesse. Brazilian Alex and young Dutch international Ibrahim Afellay also scored. Veteran Phillip Cocu struck the fifth goal that proved to be the ...
FABIEN BARTHEZ: French great bolts after assault
Posted by Soccer America on Apr. 30, 9:47 a.m.
French goalkeeping great Fabien Barthez left relegation-threatened Nantes a day after a group of drunken supporters cornered him in his car and he fought with one of them.
The incident took place as Barthez was leaving Beaujoire Stadium Saturday night after a 2-0 loss to Rennes all but doomed the Canaries to relegation after 44 consecutive years in the ...
MLS PREVIEW: Monday Night 'Rocky Mountain Cup'
Posted by Soccer America on Apr. 30, 9:44 a.m.
By Ridge Mahoney
REAL SALT LAKE (0-1-2) vs. COLORADO (1-1-1)
(Monday, 9 pm ET, Direct Kick)
Real Salt Lake can't be as bad as it looked while being thumped, 4-0, by Chivas USA, yet it was also blanked in its last home game by Columbus (0-0) and needed a couple of goalmouth saves by Eddie Pope and Medhi ...
MEXICO: Pachuca leads six into quarterfinals
Posted by Soccer America on Apr. 30, 9:43 a.m.
Pachuca, which has won championships on two continents in the last six months, defeated Atlante, 4-1, to finish Mexico's Torneo Clausura as the overall leader of the first stage with 39 points, eight more than Guadalajara and nine more than Club America.
Pachuca, which won last year's Torneo Clausura, captured the Copa Sudamericana in December and CONCACAF Champions Cup ...
AMERICANS ABROAD: Keller's Gladbach relegated; Fulham on shaky ground; Santos
Posted by Soccer America on Apr. 30, 9:41 a.m.
Goalkeeper Kasey Keller's club has been relegated to the German Second Division and English Premier League club Fulham, which has three Americans in its ranks, is threatened with a similar fate. But in Mexico, Santos Laguna, for which Edgar Castillo is a regular, survived a relegation scare.
A 1-0 home loss to VfB Stuttgart means Borussia Monechengladbach, playing without ...