Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • Why the USA got crushed in Costa Rica

    [WORLD CUP 2010 QUALIFYING] A crushing defeat in Costa Rica adds even greater importance to the next U.S. match in the Hexagonal, against Honduras ... Read the whole story

  • Low grades for getting schooled

    [COSTA RICA-USA REPORT CARD] Soccer America's Ridge Mahoney grades the U.S. players and comments on their performance in Wednesday's 3-1 loss at Costa Rica. Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "As a group tonight, we came up short in every way. I don't think there was any area at all where we were good enough to win a game against a good team. We were under pressure from the start. We fell short. We recognize that, and we have a quick turnaround for the next game."

    -- U.S. coach Bob Bradley after his team fell, 3-1, to Costa Rica in World Cup qualifying. The USA returns home to face Honduras on Saturday.

  • It's all about 'US'

    [TV WATCH] If you believe ESPN2's commentators, Costa Rica didn't beat the USA by playing good soccer. The Ticos were simply fortunate that the ... Read the whole story

  • Worst of the worst

    [MAKING A LIST] The 3-1 loss to Costa Rica marked the fourth straight time the USA has fallen to Ticos on the road in ... Read the whole story

  • Key figures in revival of San Jose and Dallas

    [SA WEEK 11 TEAM OF THE WEEK] Rare wins for FC Dallas and San Jose earned players on those teams mention in Week 11, ... Read the whole story

  • Reeling Red Bulls head to RFK

    [MLS PREDICTION] MLS has scheduled another nine-match slate of games despite this being a FIFA international double-fixture week, with the action kicking off Thursday ... Read the whole story

  • Sol extends lead with tie

    [WPS] The Los Angeles Sol came from behind to tie the Chicago Red Stars, 1-1, and extend its lead at the top of Women's ... Read the whole story