Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • USA's focus is on Brazil

    [CONFEDERATIONS CUP] To keep alive its slim hopes of advancing to the Confederations Cup semifinals, the USA must at least accomplish something it has ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "It's a local sound and I don't know how it is possible to stop it. I always said that when we go to South Africa, it is Africa. It's not western Europe. It's noisy, it's energy, rhythm, music, dance, drums. This is Africa. We have to adapt a little."

    -- FIFA President Sepp Blatter on complaints the din of the vuvuzela, the noisy plastic trumpet blown at the Confederations Cup, was a distraction.

  • Delighted in defeat

    [CONFEDERATIONS CUP] Everyone seemed to come out of Wednesday's Spain-Iraq match a winner. Spain won, 1-0, to move into the Confederations Cup semifinals and ... Read the whole story

  • South Africa '09 on television

    [CONFEDERATIONS CUP] The USA resumes play in Group B at the 2009 Confederations Cup in South Africa against Brazil. For the tournament's complete television ... Read the whole story

  • Great entertainment at the Q

    [MLS] Thrills, suspense, wild emotional swings, and comic relief are all elements of great entertainment, the field in which Seattle Sounders FC majority investor ... Read the whole story

  • Heartbreak for Iran in Seoul

    [WORLD CUP 2010 QUALIFYING] One of the most dramatic World Cup games in recent memory ended in heartbreak for Iran Wednesday. For Iran's deciding ... Read the whole story

  • Sky Blue escapes from the cellar

    [WPS] Sky Blue FC escaped from the Women's Professional Soccer cellar  with a 1-0 win over the Chicago Red Stars on Wednesday. The loss, ... Read the whole story

  • Barcelona headed to the Stick

    [DATEBOOK] European champion Barcelona will play Mexican club Chivas Aug. 8 at San Francisco's Candlestick Park on the third and final game of its ... Read the whole story