Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • Good crowds and goals aplenty [VIDEO]

    [MLS NAMES & NUMBERS] MLS's 14th season kicked off with a good amount of goals and big crowds. The goals included a 60-yard effort ... Read the whole story

  • Many newcomers make a mark

    [MLS] The spectacular Fredy Montero dominated coverage of Seattle's rousing win, yet defender Jhon Hurtado played impressively alongside veteran Tyrone Marshall in his first ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "I felt like that, the fact that Panchito Mendoza left the club and the state of my own negotiations I felt the team was changing its identity. But in the end the proof is on the field, with the signings of Eduardo Lillingston and Mariano Trujillo. I made a mistake in having made those comments."

    -- Mexican veteran Claudio Suarez, who re-signed with Chivas USA after having announced his retirement, apologizes for criticizing the club after his first round of re-negotiations failed. With the return of Suarez and the acquisition of Lillingston and Trujillo, Chivas USA has three Mexicans on its roster. (MLSnet.com)

  • Galaxy comes close in home opener

    [MLS] Considering its lowly finish in 2008 - tied at the bottom of the Western Conference with expansion San Jose with 33 points - ... Read the whole story

  • East vs. West

    [MLS] The first weekend of play featured five interconference matchups hosted by Western teams, and of those only expansion Seattle came out on top ... Read the whole story

  • Gladbach surge ends; Friedel shelled, ejected

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Just when it looked like Borussia Moenchengladbach, with some inspired play from Michael Bradley, was climbing out of the Bundesliga relegation zone, ... Read the whole story

  • USA ready to prep for El Salvador, T&T

    [HEXAGONAL] Coach Bob Bradley has named a 22-man roster for the USA's second and third games of the final round of World Cup qualifying. ... Read the whole story

  • Ibrahimovic has magic touch

    [EUROPE] There may be no better player in Europe right now than Swede Zlatan Ibrahimovic. He scored another fabulous goal for Italian leader Inter ... Read the whole story

  • Liverpool's Benitez not satisfied after 5-0 victory

    [ENGLAND] Liverpool keeps piling it on, and Manager Rafael Benitez still isn't happy. A 4-0 win over Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League ... Read the whole story

  • MLS Results

    Chivas USA, which rallied to beat Colorado, 2-1, was the only MLS team that won at home in weekend play. For all the MLS ... Read the whole story

  • International Weekend Results

    Anderlecht reclaimed the lead in Belgium when Oguchi Onyewu's Standard Liege fell, 1-0, at Charleroi. In Turkey, Sivas maintained its one-point lead over second-place ... Read the whole story