Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • More pain for the USA in Spain?

    The USA begins its quest to qualify for the 2010 World Cup June 15 against a team ranked 117th in the FIFA World Rankings. ... Read the whole story

  • Henry celebrates 100th cap with win

    [EURO '08 COUNTDOWN] In its final tuneup before its Euro '08 opener against Romania on Monday, France defeated Colombia, 1-0, on Franck Ribery's penalty ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "I have to convince them [USA] not to bid. It is easier for me to convince America to wait until 2022 ... I have said to England that until America gets knocked out, that's where my vote will have to go."

    -- Jack Warner, FIFA vice president and Concacaf president, who wants to back England as host for the 2018 World Cup. FIFA president Sepp Blatter recently said he wants the 2018 and 2022 World Cup venues to be chosen in 2011. U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati responded in a statement, "We are still in the process of reviewing a possible bid for the World Cup. ... Neither the comments made by FIFA regarding the possibility of a double tender for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups or recent comments attributed to any FIFA members or potential host candidates have caused us to diverge from this plan." (AP)

  • Sven-Goran Eriksson is new Mexico coach

    [MEXICO] Swede Sven-Goran Eriksson, whose last stint as a national team coach was at the England helm in 2001-06, has been named Mexico coach. ... Read the whole story

  • Austria's Mr. Manners chimes in

    [OFF THE POST] Thomas Schaefer-Elmayer, known as the etiquette guru of Austria, which is co-hosting the European Championship, has offered "rules" of how to ... Read the whole story

  • MLS TV Schedule

    Houston was last year's champion. D.C. United, had the best regular-season record in 2007. But going into their Wednesday evening clash, each has only ... Read the whole story

  • Soccer Job Openings

    [EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES] Soccer America provides the latest on employment opportunities for soccer-related positions. They include college coaching opportunities, as well as opportunities in pro ... Read the whole story

  • U.S. under-17 girls national team roster

    The U.S. under-17 girls national team continues preparations for next month's Concacaf Championship with a training camp that begins Friday in Jersey City, N.J. ... Read the whole story