Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • Bradley calls in 'Mosquito' Torres

    [WORLD CUP 2010] U.S. coach Bob Bradley has included 20-year-old Texan Jose Francisco Torres, who has also been courted by the Mexican national team, … Read the whole story

  • Dynamo books playoff spot

    [MLS NAMES & NUMBERS] Two-time defending champ Houston became the second team after the Columbus Crew to clinch a playoff by downing Colorado. For … Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "In the Olympic Games, it was a hard decision. I was born in the U.S., and I have lived in Mexico for five years now. My career, I made it in Mexico, but I talked it over with my family, and they told me whatever decision I make, they have my back."

    -- Jose Francisco Torres, a 20-year-old Texas native whose father is a Mexican immigrant, on accepting a call-up from the U.S. national team after declining an invitation from the U.S. U-23 team while being courted by Mexico, where he plays for Pachuca. (Dallas Morning News)

  • Taylor hits hat trick in Germany

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Matt Taylor, a former UCLA star who scored six goals in four MLS seasons (2004-2007), scored a hat trick for German Second … Read the whole story

  • Bayern invites Bochum to take a point

    [GERMANY] Another high-scoring weekend in the Bundesliga, as Bayern Munich failed to win for its third successive game, and Hamburg became the latest leader … Read the whole story

  • Barcelona looking better and better

    [SPAIN] Barcelona looked majestic again, dismantling Atletico Madrid, 6-1, at the Camp Nou. There were big wins too for Sevilla and Malaga, while Real … Read the whole story

  • Reds share lead with Blues

    [ENGLAND] Liverpool is threatening to do something it hasn't done in two decades -- look like a title-winner. The Reds came from 2-0 down … Read the whole story

  • Big results for small teams (VIDEO)

    [ITALY] Juventus and Roma continued the trend in Serie A this season of big teams losing to lesser names, with Palermo and Siena the … Read the whole story

  • USA eliminated

    [FUTSAL WORLD CUP] The USA fell, 5-3, to Thailand for its third straight loss at the championship in Brazil and has been eliminated from … Read the whole story

  • USL-1 Results

    Puerto Rico and Vancouver advanced to the USL First Division championship game with comeback wins in their semifinal series. The Islanders beat Rochester, the … Read the whole story

  • MLS Results

    For all the weekend results, standings, leading goalscorers and schedules. ... Read the whole story