Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • Rising Star Profile: Chris Pontius [VIDEO]

    [MLS] In his rookie year with D.C. United, Chris Pontius is making quite an impact. He has played every minute of every game (7 ... Read the whole story

  • East lead could change hands on Wednesday

    [MLS PREDICTIONS] Another week of nine games kicks off with a pair of intraconference matches on Wednesday, when Kansas City can leap-frong into first ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "The guy has continuously bought Newcastle United into disrepute. It really isn't good enough. In the short time he has been at Newcastle, he has either been injured, in prison or in trouble. Enough is enough."

    -- Newcastle legend Malcolm MacDonald on midfielder Joey Barton,who was suspended "until further notice" by Newcastle United after Barton's locker room confrontation with Coach Alan Shearer after Barton received yet another red card for violent play. Barton had two assault convictions last year and spent 74 days in prison for assaulting a 16-year-old. His long list of transgressions include a training ground attack on former Manchester City teammate Ousmane Dabo that left his victim with a fractured eye socket in April 2007. (AFP)

  • MLS Week 7: Moreno and Blanco shine

    [TEAM OF THE WEEK] Two players in their mid-30s, Jaime Moreno and Cuauhtemoc Blanco were among the attacking stars last weekend, and Gregg Berhalter ... Read the whole story

  • Can Chelsea's Hiddink pull another surprise?

    [UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Dutchman Guus Hiddink's reputation as a miracle worker preceded his arrival at Chelsea as interim manager in February, but he will ... Read the whole story

  • Men against children

    [UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] With one slip, the biggest game of Arsenal teenager Kieran Gibbs' career quickly turned into a nightmare, and by halftime he ... Read the whole story

  • Week 4: James claims award after Vancouver debut

    [USL] St. Vincent & the Grenadines international Marlon James, whose hat trick powered Vancouver past Minnesota, 3-2, in his Whitecaps' debut, and Damico Coddington, ... Read the whole story