Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • Goalkeepers Are Different

    [ANALYSIS] Did goalkeeper Hope Solo or Coach Greg Ryan, or both, permanently impair their national-team futures, and is their dispute just another example of ... Read the whole story

  • Brilliant Brazil exposes inconvenient truth

    [VIDEO] Regardless of which keeper stood between the U.S. posts, what mistakes Coach Greg Ryan made or the red card to Shannon Boxx, the ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "It was the wrong decision, and I think anybody that knows anything about the game knows that. There's no doubt in my mind I would have made those saves. And the fact of the matter is, it's not 2004 anymore. It's not 2004. And it's 2007 and I think you have to live in the present and you can't live by big names. You can't live in the past. It doesn't matter what somebody did in an Olympic gold-medal game in the Olympics three years ago. Now is what matters."

    -- U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo, who was benched for the Women's World Cup semifinal by Coach Greg Ryan in favor of Briana Scurry, who was the goalkeeper when the USA beat Brazil, 2-1, in the 2003 Olympic gold medal game. The Americans lost, 4-0, to Brazil on Thursday. (VIDEO)

  • Women's World Cup Results

    The Women's World Cup final will be matchup of the tournament's most exciting attack, Brazil (with 17 goals in five games), and its best ... Read the whole story

  • TV PREVIEW: International weekend headliners

    Roma hosts Inter Milan in a battle of Serie A leaders. It's a 1-2 clash of Bayern Munich at Bayer Leverkusen in Germany. Bernd ... Read the whole story

  • Seattle aims for fourth title in USL-1 final vs. Atlanta

    The Seattle Sounders will be aiming for their fourth USL First Division title Saturday (Fox Soccer Channel, 10 pm ET) when it hosts the ... Read the whole story

  • Galaxy upends bumbling Wizards

    Kansas City took the principle of squandering chances to the extreme Thursday night at Arrowhead Stadium, and plunged both its short- and long-term prospects ... Read the whole story

  • Chivas USA's Chicago clash highlights MLS weekend

    [TV PREVIEWS] Soccer America's Ridge Mahoney previews the weekend's six MLS games, which include a Texas shootout and Cuauhtemoc Blanco's visit to Chivas USA ... Read the whole story

  • Bobby Convey injured in training

    [AMERICANS IN ENGLAND] Two days after scoring for Reading in its 4-2 English League Cup loss to Liverpool, midfielder Bobby Convey limped off the ... Read the whole story