Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • Happy birthday, Arsene!

    [REACTION/VIDEO] A day after he celebrated his 58th birthday, Arsenal handed its manager, Frenchman Arsene Wenger, a birthday present with a record-tying 7-0 win ... Read the whole story

  • Swede Sundhage relishes U.S. women's 'challenge'

    Head coach Marika Domanski-Lyfors and assistant Pia Sundhage have quit the Chinese women's national team, leading Sundhage, who coached in WUSA for three years, ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "I am very proud of the bronze medal that we won in the 2007 World Cup. Playing in the most difficult group and on foreign soil, these players earned third place, matching the finish our team had in 2003 playing at home. ... I understand and accept the criticisms that accompany the decisions I made in the World Cup. Soccer is a fluid game and not every decision or strategy always works as planned. In those cases, players, fans and the media have the right to express their opinions. As a coach, I understood that and accept it as a part of the job that was entrusted to me."

    -- Greg Ryan, who was dismissed as U.S. women's national team coach on Monday. (Associated Press)

  • UEFA Champions League Results

    With wins on Tuesday, English clubs Manchester United and Arsenal are the only teams in Groups E-H that have nine points after three games. ... Read the whole story

  • Crisis-hit Milan battles emerging giant Shakhtar

    [MARQUEE MATCHUP] Its Serie A season a mess, AC Milan turns it attention to the UEFA Champions League, where it has gotten off to ... Read the whole story

  • UEFA Champions League TV Schedule

    Six of the eight UEFA Champions League games being played on Wednesday will be broadcast live or on delay on cable or pay per ... Read the whole story

  • OFF THE POST: Soccer Mom arrested for slamming coach with chair

    Newsday reports that a Long Island mother of a 12-year-old player was arrested after slamming a metal folding chair across the face of her ... Read the whole story

  • Brazilian Luciano Emilio is MLS's 2007 Goal King

    Luciano Emilio, the Brazilian striker who joined D.C. United this season from CD Olimpia of Honduras, won the MLS regular-season scoring title with 20 ... Read the whole story

  • Arm injury sidelines Kasey Keller for months

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Kasey Keller, the 37-year-old goalkeeper who has played three English Premier league games and one League Cup since joining Fulham in August, ... Read the whole story

  • Development Academy Weekend Report

    U.S. Soccer's Development Academy concluded its fourth weekend of play with 15 games over the past weekend. The big winner was IMG Academy with ... Read the whole story

  • Great Own Goals

    [VIDEO] The Guardian's Scott Murray offers his picks of greatest own goals ever with video links. Read the whole story