Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • Fire anxious to end Revs' postseason hex

    [MLS PLAYOFF PREVIEW] Before a broken leg sidelined Steve Ralston, before post-concussion symptoms benched Taylor Twellman, yet after Chicago completed its 3-0 sweep of ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "It was the first game we didn't lose -- we're all very proud."

    -- Pedro Almeida, a motorcycle mechanic who coaches East Timor, known as the world's worst soccer team thanks to its last-place FIFA ranking, after a 2-2 with Cambodia. The tie ended East Timor's six-year losing streak since its start in international soccer six years ago, when the Southeast Asian nation gained full independence. The team is comprised of soldiers, grocers and port workers who receive no compensation for their efforts on the field. (Reuters)

  • Long night for Jozy and Freddy

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] As October ends, reality set in for U.S. national team teen stars Jozy Altidore and Freddy Adu: It's not going to be ... Read the whole story

  • Seattle bets big again on Ljungberg

    [MLS] Regardless of what they put on the field next March, those in charge of Seattle Sounders FC certainly aren't hedging their bets, and ... Read the whole story

  • Unstoppable Hoffenheim, rising Bayern

    [GERMANY] There were wins for Hoffenheim, Hamburg and Bayern Munich in Wednesday's Bundesliga action, while Steve Cherundolo's Hannover fell to Hertha Berlin. Read the whole story

  • Tottenham show late in eight-goal thriller

    [ENGLAND] Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur split eight goals in an astonishing North London derby. Chelsea burst Hull's bubble with a 3-0 road win. Read the whole story

  • Udinese wins, Inter drops back

    [ITALY] Udinese, Napoli and Milan occupy the top three Serie A spots after midweek wins. Inter drew 0-0 at Fiorentina. Read the whole story

  • USA stunned in world championship opener (VIDEO)

    [UNDER-17 WOMEN'S WORLD CUP] Americans may still think of themselves as the dominant power in the world of girls soccer, but they were given ... Read the whole story

  • Both USL-1 teams advance

    [CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Osei Telesford and Fabrice Noel scored first-half goals and Puerto Rico Islanders held on for a 2-2 draw with Panama's Tauro ... Read the whole story

  • Nigerian government changes tune

    [2009 UNDER-17 WORLD CUP] Just days after announcing that it wouldn't be able to host the 2009 Under-17 World Cup, the Nigerian government agreed ... Read the whole story

  • Dismal D.C. season ends in defeat

    [CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Sometimes failure can be chalked up as a learning experience and if so, D.C. United has learned it needs great improvement ... Read the whole story