Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • Portuguese hopes hinge on Cristiano Ronaldo

    [EURO '08 PREVIEW] Portugal is one of the favorites to win Euro '08, but its preparations for its Group A opener against Turkey have ... Read the whole story

  • Germany and Croatia test Group B favorite status

    [EURO '08 PREVIEW] Despite miserable showings at the last two European Championship, Germany is the heavy favorite to win Group B, which begins Sunday. ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "It was a national trauma. Penalty kicks had just become this huge mountain that the players were incapable of scaling."

    -- Geir Jordet, a sports psychologist at the Norwegian School for Sports Sciences who has worked with the Dutch national teams in recent years to improve penalty-kick shooting. The Dutch, who open their Euro 2008 campaign on Monday, have exited four major tournaments on botched penalty kicks. Among the advice given Dutch players is to pull up their socks and breathe deeply before taking the spot kick. (Wall Street Journal)

  • Polish tabloids get nasty

    [OFF THE POST/EURO 2008] Poland's national team coach has apologized to the German people after two Polish tabloids "declared war" on Germany in their ... Read the whole story

  • American teen joins Borussia Dortmund

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Neven Subotic, who was born in Bosnia before moving to Florida and representing the USA at the 2005 U-17 World Cup, has ... Read the whole story

  • Angel strike downs Chivas USA

    [MLS] In the 75th minute of a stalemate between his New York Red Bulls and Chivas USA Thursday night, Juan Pablo Angel showed why ... Read the whole story

  • German team cancels its U.S. visit

    Newly promoted German Bundesliga club Borussia Moenchengladbach has canceled its summer training camp in the USA after club and Bundesliga representatives visited training facilities ... Read the whole story

  • MLS TV Schedule

    Action kicks off on Friday when New England hosts FC Dallas, whose Kenny Cooper is the league's second leading scorer with six goals. ... Read the whole story

  • Euro '08 TV Schedule

    [TELEVISION] The European Championship kicks off Saturday. All matches will be televised live on U.S. television. ESPN2, ESPN, ESPN Classic and ABC will combine ... Read the whole story

  • Euro '08 Viewing

    With most of the European Championship games being shown midday in most parts of the country, soccer fans will be flocking to their favorite ... Read the whole story