Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • Philly name celebrates colonial past

    [MLS] Philadelphia, MLS's 16th team, will be named the Union. The team name is a reference to the original thirteen colonies, while the colors ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "From Day One, he was in a similar position to me. He had loved playing for Manchester United and probably thought he wouldn't play for another club in England but he ended up coming here and found the perfect place for him. The environment, the team spirit has suited him down to the ground. You can count the number of mistakes he's made on one hand over the three years he's been here. He's definitely one of the top three keepers in the Premier League. Consistency is his key and he's getting better all the time too. Every good team needs a great keeper and we have got one."

    -- Everton captain Phil Neville on American teammate Tim Howard, who set a Blues' record with his 16th shutout of the season in their 0-0 tie with Tottenham that clinched sixth place in the EPL on Saturday. (Liverpool Echo)

  • Dallas keeper Sala sidelined again

    [MLS] Unless it brings in another goalkeeper, FC Dallas will be playing Ray Burse in goal for at least the next month. Regular goalie ... Read the whole story

  • EPL to get tough on club finances

    [ENGLAND] With English clubs having run up debts of 3 billion pounds ($4.56 billion), the Premier League has proposed tough measures to curb abuses ... Read the whole story

  • OBITUARY: Julio Mazzei (1930-2009)

    Brazilian Julio Mazzei, best known as Pele's adviser during his New York Cosmos and later the coach of the Cosmos when they won the ... Read the whole story

  • Kamani Hill lands in Portugal

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Portuguese Vitoria Guimaraes club has signed 23-year-old American Kamani Hill to a three-year contract as its first reinforcement for the 2009-10 season. ... Read the whole story

  • Burglar strikes at gametime

    [OFF THE POST] A thief stole thousands of dollars of cash and valuables from the house of Everton's Steven Pienaar while he was busy ... Read the whole story

  • College stars to face Ireland and Northern Ireland

    [U.S. UNDER-23 WOMEN] The U.S. under-23 women's national team will face Ireland's women's national team on Wednesday in Dublin and Northern Ireland's women's ... Read the whole story