Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • Colombian scoring star Montero to train with Seattle Sounders

    [MLS] The pursuit of high-scoring Colombian forward Fredy Montero takes an interesting twist Wednesday when he joins the rest of Seattle Sounders FC for ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "To be a goalkeeper, you have to be a very special person. People remember only the goals. No one remembers how many saves you make."

    -- N.C. State coach George Tarantini on the qualities of a goalkeeper fending off attackers that make Robert Gibbs well-suited to be President Barack Obama's press secretary. Gibbs was a backup goalie for the Wolfpack for three seasons (1990-92). (McClatchy Newspapers)

  • Grella hits hat trick in Leeds trial

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] If English club Leeds doesn't sign him, Mike Grella will wonder what it will take to land a job in England. The ... Read the whole story

  • Ochoa and Castillo called into Mexico camp

    [HEXAGONAL COUNTDOWN] Mexico coach Sven-Goran Eriksson called up U.S. products Carlos Ochoa (California prep and and college star) and Edgar Castillo (New Mexico youth ... Read the whole story

  • Teen star called into national team camp

    [U.S WOMEN] Christine Nairn, a freshman redshirt at Penn State, has been called into the U.S. women's national team's 17-day training camp at U.S. ... Read the whole story

  • Alabama JC women's program shuttered

    [SIGN OF THE TIMES] In a move called "an economic-type decision," Shelton State has dropped Alabama's only junior college to offer women's soccer as ... Read the whole story

  • Woitalla takes seventh writing award

    [AWARDS] Soccer America executive editor Mike Woitalla received his seventh award in the NSCAA Writing Contest when he was selected as one of three ... Read the whole story