Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • USA moves closer to South Africa 2010

    In the case of a U.S. military operation a few years ago, a proclamation of "Mission Accomplished" turned out to be drastically premature; for ... Read the whole story

  • Top marks for DaMarcus and Sacha

    [USA-CUBA REPORT CARD] Soccer America's Ridge Mahoney grades the U.S. players' performance in their 6-1 win over Cuba on Saturday. ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "I felt very sad [watching the game on TV]. ... I felt I let the team down, but it is a decision I had to make for my future. I want to be free. It was my decision to make, to leave my family and my country, not knowing when I could go back. But I needed to be free for myself, for my life, to choose my future."

    -- Reinier Alcantara, one of two Cuban national team players, along with Pedro Faife, who defected before Cuba's 6-1 loss to the USA on Saturday in Washington, D.C. (Washington Post)

  • Revamped U.S. squad to face T&T

    [WORLD CUP 2010] In its next qualifier the U.S. will present a very different squad than the one that routed Cuba, 6-1, on Saturday ... Read the whole story

  • Two more advance to playoffs

    [MLS] Chicago, which tied Columbus, 2-2, thanks to a pair of goals by Brian McBride, and Chivas USA, a 1-0 winner at San Jose ... Read the whole story

  • Costa Rica clinches, Canada eliminated

    [WORLD CUP 2010 QUALIFYING] The USA and Costa Rica clinched berths in the Hexagonal after only four rounds of the semifinal round of qualifying ... Read the whole story

  • Germany edges Russia in thriller

    [WORLD CUP 2010 QUALIFYING] There were few surprises in Europe's weekend World Cup qualifying action, with expected victories for England, Spain and the Netherlands. Read the whole story

  • Brazil and Argentina return to winning ways

    [WORLD CUP 2010 QUALIFYING] Paraguay continues to lead the way in South American World Cup qualification after a road victory in Colombia. Brazil and ... Read the whole story

  • Angola, Senegal out as African qualifiers head for final phase

    Burkina Faso and Malawi are among the surprise African countries through to the final phase of the continent's World Cup qualifying. Those eliminated include ... Read the whole story

  • Whitecaps capture second title in three years

    [USL-1] West African imports have played an increasingly important role in the USL First Division, no one more so than Charles Gbeke. The 30-year-old ... Read the whole story