Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • D.C. United ekes out Champions League win

    [CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Since the advent of the Concacaf Champions League last year, D.C. United has failed to win a game in eight attempts. ... Read the whole story

  • Second straight zero eliminates TFC

    [CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] The scorer of six goals against rival Montreal in its final Nutrilite Canadian Championship game couldn't get the goal it needed ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Mohammad was a prophet who didn't understand soccer. ... But from all the beautiful colors he came up with blue and white."

    -- Verse from the fan anthem of German club Schalke 04, whose colors are blue and white, that has prompted protests from the area's Muslim community. The club has announced it has asked an Islamic expert to analyze the text of the song that its fans have been singing since 1924. (Reuters)

  • Chicago eyes SuperLiga silverware

    [SUPERLIGA] The Chicago Fire hosts Mexico's UNL Tigres Wednesday at Toyota Park (8 p.m. ET, Galavision) in the SuperLiga final, aiming to lift its ... Read the whole story

  • Club-by-club summer moves

    [GERMANY] Two Americans were involved in moves involving clubs in the German First Division, which opens the 2009-10 season this weekend. Nurdin Hrustic became ... Read the whole story

  • Ten biggest German league deals

    [TRANSFER WATCH] The 2009-10 German season begins Friday when defending Bundesliga champion Wolfsburg hosts VfB Stuttgart (TV: Gol TV, live, 2:30 pm ET). Wolfsburg ... Read the whole story

  • Coach fired before Bundesliga opener

    [GERMANY] Mainz fired Norwegian Jorn Andersen on Monday, making him the first Bundesliga coach to ever be fired prior to the start of the ... Read the whole story

  • Foreigners dominate First XI

    [WPS] Foreigners -- three from England, two from France and one each from Brazil and Canada -- claimed seven of the 11 berths on ... Read the whole story

  • Real's Ronaldo insurance: $80 million per leg

    [OFF THE POST] After Cristiano Ronaldo was fouled 34 times in three preseason games with Real Madrid, which had paid Manchester United $132 million ... Read the whole story