Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • Islanders' dream run ends

    [CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Even in defeat, Puerto Rico put its mark on the Concacaf Champions League competition. The USL-1 Islanders succumbed to Cruz Azul ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Prices have come back to earth, and we have to face that reality. Doing something beats doing nothing in this economy."

    -- Councilman Sam Liccardo on slashing as much as $43 million from the land deal the city of San Jose has with Earthquakes owner Lew Wolff and Wolff's partners in order to keep alive plans to build a soccer stadium alongside a commercial development. Instead of paying as much as $132 million for the 75-acre site, the Wolff group would pay $89 million for 65 acres. Wolff plans on building a 15,000-seat soccer stadium on 15 acres and later develop the rest of the site when the economy improves. (San Jose Mercury News)

  • Galaxy falls again to Colorado

    [U.S. OPEN CUP] Three days after the Los Angeles Galaxy suffered an embarrassing loss to the Colorado Rapids in MLS action, they met again ... Read the whole story

  • D.C. United's P.G. stadium plans derailed

    [MLS] So much for P.G. United. D.C. United's efforts to find a home in Maryland's Prince George's County suffered a setback when Prince George's ... Read the whole story

  • MLS Week 3: Findley and Casey head picks

    [TEAM OF THE WEEK] Robbie Findley (Real Salt Lake) and Conor Casey (Colorado), who both scored hat tricks, head Soccer America's MLS Team of ... Read the whole story

  • Man. United's title defense in jeopardy

    [UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Manchester United hit a road bump on its drive for five, having to settle for a 2-2 tie with Porto Tuesday ... Read the whole story

  • Acrobatic Adebayor gives Arsenal the edge

    [UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Arsenal's good form continued when it earned a 1-1 tie at Villarreal in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League ... Read the whole story

  • Liverpool-Chelsea, Round 5

    [UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Liverpool and Chelsea meet for the fifth time in the Champions League in the last five years when they open their ... Read the whole story