Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • Americans capture another world title

    [UNDER-20 WOMEN'S WORLD CUP] North Korea displayed persistence and precision while reaching the  U-20 Women's World Cup final; the USA got there by utilizing ... Read the whole story

  • Last-gasp Villa edge English thriller

    [ENGLAND] U.S. goalkeepers Brad Friedel of Aston Villa and Tim Howard of Everton faced off in a lively five-goal game that Villa edged, 3-2, ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "I'd like to congratulate North Korea on a wonderful effort. It was obviously very difficult for us to hold onto the lead because they kept coming at us and giving us trouble possessing the ball, but I am very, very proud of my players tonight. We won because we played very good defense throughout this tournament and because Sydney Leroux and Alex Morgan scored as many goals as they did."

    -- Coach Tony DiCicco after guiding the USA to the U-20 Women's World Cup title.

  • Castillo scores but Santos falls

    [MEXICO] U.S. product Edgar Castillo scored for defending champ Santos in its second-leg semifinal clash with Toluca but Santos fell 2-1, which combined with ... Read the whole story

  • Galaxy triumphs in New Zealand exhibition

    [MLS] A two-for-one ticket deal failed to fill the 32,000-capacity Mt. Smart Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand but the 16,600 who did show up ... Read the whole story

  • Beasley gets start; few minutes for Adu

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] DaMarcus Beasley got his first Scottish Premier League start since Oct. 25 when he went 79 minutes for Glasgow Rangers in a ... Read the whole story

  • Boruc Beaten Badly By Bounce [VIDEO]

    [OFF THE POST] Hibernian's John Rankin scored on Celtic keeper Artur Boruc with a shot taken just outside the center circle. Read the whole story

  • Australia U-17 coach dies at California hotel

    [NIKE INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLIES] One of the biggest weekends of the year in American youth soccer was marred by the sudden death of Australia U-17 ... Read the whole story

  • Tardy Toni tops Hoffenheim

    [GERMANY] Bayern Munich beat Hoffenheim with a late, late goal from Luca Toni to win the table-top clash. Michael Bradley was dropped to the ... Read the whole story

  • Barca vanquishes Valencia, Real downed at home

    [SPAIN] Real Madrid lost another seven-goal game and Barcelona hammered Valencia 4-0 as La Liga went goal crazy. Jozy Altidore played through for Villarreal ... Read the whole story

  • Inter lays Lazio low

    [ITALY] Inter continued to convince with a 3-0 win at Lazio, retaining its six-point lead at the top of Serie A over Milan and ... Read the whole story