Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • Farewell to Armas

    Today's the day Chris Armas officially hangs it up. At age 35, sent to the sidelines by a troublesome hip and the wear and ... Read the whole story

  • U.S. Soccer to announce new women's coach Tuesday

    The U.S. Soccer Federation is holding a press conference at 3:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday to announce the new coach of the U.S. women's ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "I was out until late in a place where I should not have been. The other day I gave you an excuse, above all to take the pressure off the club."

    -- Chris Coleman, the Welsh coach of Spanish club Real Sociedad, who first claimed he was 90 minutes late for a press conference because his washing machine flooded his apartment. Spanish newspapers however reported he'd been at a nightclub the night before until 5 a.m. (The Independent)

  • Italian soccer descends into 'pure madness'

    Italy has canceled all pro soccer games next week in the aftermath of the shooting death of a Lazio fan on Sunday. Italy national ... Read the whole story

  • Arsenal puts three past Hahnemann

    [AMERICANS IN ENGLAND] Reading goalkeeper Marcus Hahneman was beaten by Mathieu Flamini, Emmanuel Adebayor and Alexander Hleb as the Royals fell, 3-1, to Arsenal, ... Read the whole story

  • Fan power and marching band for new MLS team

    Comedian Drew Carey, a member of the ownership group of the Seattle franchise that will field an MLS team in 2009, promised that the ... Read the whole story

  • Florida woman arrested for stealing from youth league

    Central Florida media outlets have reported that a board member of the Big Sun Soccer League has been arrested for engaging in a scheme ... Read the whole story

  • Brazil takes Beach World Cup, again

    Brazil claimed its second consecutive Beach World Cup on Sunday in Rio de Janeiro, with an 8-2 win over Mexico 8-2 in the final. ... Read the whole story