[WORLD CUP 2010] The first USA foray into Central America for 2010 World Cup qualifying followed tradition in so many ways, except for one: ... Read the whole story
[GUATEMALA-USA REPORT CARD] Soccer America's Ridge Mahoney grades the U.S. players' performance in their 1-0 win over Guatemala on Wednesday. ... Read the whole story
"It was a very hard fought game, and for us a hard earned three points. The win is based more on the determination of our team. Sometimes it's necessary to win games in that way. It was a game where
we relied on the effort, team spirit, and the mentality of the group. ... We have played some tough games in the last year, but none of them are qualifiers. To experience it and to win in that fashion
is good for the group."
-- U.S. coach Bob Bradley on the USA's 1-0 win at Guatemala in its first game of the semifinal round of World Cup qualifying. Forty fouls were committed and each team had a played ejected.
[WORLD CUP 2010] Pavel Pardo scored two late goals to lead Mexico to a 2-1 comeback win over Honduras. Canada is already in trouble ... Read the whole story
MEMBERSHIP ALERT: A special edition will appear later Thursday with coverage of the USA-Brazil women's gold-medal game, so look for this e-newsletter from Soccer ... Read the whole story
[MLS] When the season began, the two most tenuous head coaches were Fernando Clavijo in Colorado and Sigi Schmid in Columbus. One is riding ... Read the whole story
[MLS RESULTS/SCHEDULE] For the second time in a week, the Houston Dynamo scored four goals in the first half. On Wednesday, the two-time defending ... Read the whole story