Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • T&T gets the points it needed

    The USA took the field Wednesday against Trinidad & Tobago with its future in mind, but couldn't match the intensity and experience of an ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Let's stop the hypocrisy -- let's just stop doing these matches. We cannot tolerate our Marseillaise being jeered."

    -- Bernard Laporte, the ministerial secretary of state for sport, suggesting that France no longer play friendlies against North African countries. Tunisian fans jeered "La Marseillaise" before Tuesday's friendly between France and Tunisia at the Stade de France, prompting government officials to say that any France match in the future would be stopped if the anthem was booed. The incident at the game followed similar problems in recent years against Algeria and Morocco. (AFP)

  • Mixed grades for Bradley's boys

    [TRINIDAD & TOBAGO-USA REPORT CARD] Soccer America's Ridge Mahoney grades the U.S. players' performance in their 2-1 loss to Trinidad & Tobago on Wednesday ... Read the whole story

  • Seven groups submit expansion bids

    [MLS] Seven prospective ownership groups from markets throughout the United States and Canada submitted applications to join  Major League Soccer, which is expected  to ... Read the whole story

  • Houston late strike stuns San Jose

    [MLS] In 24 MLS games this season, Houston midfielder Stuart Holden had scored just one goal. Now he has three, and the Dynamo (12-5-11) ... Read the whole story

  • Mexico misses another chance to qualify for Hexagonal

    [WORLD CUP 2010 QUALIFYING] El Salvador joined the USA and Costa Rica in next year's Hexagonal, Concacaf's final round of World Cup 2010 qualifying, ... Read the whole story

  • England, Spain, Netherlands march on

    [WORLD CUP 2010 QUALIFYING] Europe's World Cup qualifying action Wednesday saw England, Spain and the Netherlands all maintain their 100 percent records. In the ... Read the whole story

  • Chile downs Argentina, Brazil held at home

    [WORLD CUP 2010 QUALIFYING] Paraguay continued to win, but the shock result of the round was Argentina's 1-0 loss in Chile. Brazil, meanwhile, was ... Read the whole story

  • Japan held by Uzbekistan

    [WORLD CUP 2010 QUALIFYING] Australia, South Korea and Iran all won at home, but Japan was held at home by Uzbekistan in Asian World ... Read the whole story