RIDGE MAHONEY
Senior Editor, Soccer America
  • Another boost for revived D.C. United
    One of the topics that Santino Quaranta wanted to emphasize while talking ...
  • Torres shoots Spain to title
    [SPAIN-GERMANY REPORT CARD] Its leading scorer sidelined and its semifinal hero sputtering, ...
  • Santino Speaks, Part II
    This is the second installment of excerpts from a conversation with D.C. ...
  • Spain cruises past Russia
    [SPAIN-RUSSIA REPORT CARD] Despite losing top tournament scorer David Villa to a ...
  • One more tie in Texas
    These are the ties that try men's souls, especially Houston coach Dominic ...
  • U.S. World Cup vets headed to MLS?
    [MLS] After Brian McBride, the list of American national team players who ...
  • Guzan may yet land in England
    [MLS] Aston Villa could sign Brad Guzan during the European transfer period ...
  • Open Cup sets up 8-v-8
    [U.S. OPEN CUP] In third-round play next week, eight MLS survivors meet ...
  • MLS midseason is a money muddle
    Distracted, perhaps, by the spectacular show that is Euro 2008 and the ...
  • Scurry absent from Olympic roster
    Goalkeeping didn't cost the USA the championship at last year's Women's World ...
  • Scoring, not staff changes, concern Clavijo
    Rapids head coach Fernando Clavijo isn't concerned with the departure from his ...
  • Santino Speaks: Return from 'Dark Place'
    On June 3, about a week before he spoke publicly about his ...
  • USA subdues feisty Barbados
    [WORLD CUP 2010 QUALIFYING] With not much at stake other than for ...
  • Freddy Adu heads class
    [USA-BARBADOS REPORT CARD] Soccer America's Ridge Mahoney grades the U.S. players' performance ...
  • EURO '08: Russia downs the Dutch
    [RUSSIA-NETHERLANDS REPORT CARD] The Netherlands joined the group winners to go down ...
  • EURO '08: Tenacious Turks claw past Croatia
    [TURKEY-CROATIA REPORT CARD] Turkey added yet another unbelievable comeback to its Euro ...
  • Can 'intense' Hyndman bring glory to Dallas?
    This latest coaching move by FC Dallas had better work out. Otherwise, ...
  • Chivas USA finds its form
    More than a few preseason predictions tabbed Chivas USA as a possible ...
  • Feeble Romanians downed by Dutch
    [NETHERLANDS-ROMANIA REPORT CARD] Italy's win over France rendered the result moot in ...
  • Concacaf hopes bigger is better
    [CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] A regional confederation that often conducts its competitions and ...
  • The new men at FC Dallas
    FC Dallas announced longtime SMU coach Schellas Hyndman as its new head ...
  • Size does matter
    Size may be the most overrated aspect of evaluating a promising young ...
  • Road to South Africa starts with island foe
    Two years ago began a changing of the guard for the U.S. ...
  • EURO '08: Last-second PK rescues Austria
    [AUSTRIA-POLAND REPORT CARD] Co-host Austria replied to a controversial goal with one ...
  • Deep Revs down depleted Dynamo
    The Revs have depth up front and in goal, and the Dynamo ...
  • EURO '08: Portugal books quarterfinal spot
    [PORTUGAL-CZECH REP. REPORT CARD] Portugal broke open a tight game just after ...
  • EURO '08: Turks eliminate the Swiss
    [SWITZERLAND-TURKEY REPORT CARD] Turkey rallied on a rain-sodden field to eliminate one ...
  • Bradley calls troops for World Cup qualifying
    In the eyes of most American soccer fans, playing Barbados in a ...
  • EURO '08: Dutch humble the world champ
    [NETHERLANDS-ITALY REPORT CARD] Spurred by a controversial Ruud van Nistelrooy goal scored ...
  • Ruud awakening, or the right call?
    [REF WATCH] Did Swedish referee Peter Frojdfeldt and his officiating crew blow ...