Soccer America Daily
Saturday, February 6, 2010
  • USA to get out of first round

    [WORLD CUP 2010 PREDICTIONS] Soccer America's editors take a look at the eight first-round groups and predict the 16 teams that will advance. There ... Read the whole story

  • USA-England: crunch for the hottest ticket in South Africa

    [WORLD CUP 2010 COUNTDOWN] The USA-England game on June 12 in Rustenburg will be one of the hottest tickets at the World Cup in ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "We were locked in the changing rooms for two hours after the game to avoid the protests. There is too much exasperation in Italy, too many interests that force you to look only at the results. It's not fun like this."

    -- Bepi Pillon, coach of Italian Serie B club Ascoli, which feared the wrath of its fans after a grand display of fair play. Ascoli's players stood aside and let Reggina's Biagio Pagano score an equalizing goal because Ascoli had taken the lead with a goal by Vincenzo Sommese after an injured Reggina player tried to put the ball out of play so he could receive treatment. Reggina ended up beating relegation-threatened Ascoli, 3-1 (Irish Times)

  • Howard the hero with PK stop

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] After Everton came back from a two-goal deficit, goalkeeper Tim Howard saved a stoppage-time penalty kick with his feet to earn the ... Read the whole story

  • Tevez comes to the aid of Man. United

    [ENGLAND] Carlos Tevez's performance in Manchester City's 2-1 win over Chelsea gave Manchester United fans an opportunity to cheer and despair on Saturday. Tevez's ... Read the whole story

  • Cristiano Ronaldo sorry after peculiar outing

    [SPAIN] Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo missed a penalty kick, didn't celebrate a goal by his team, and was red-carded for kicking an opponent. Read the whole story

  • GA team comes home with two wins

    [MLS] Patrick Nyarko and Roger Espinoza scored goals and Stefan Frei and Josh Lambo combined for a shutout as the MLS Generation adidas team ... Read the whole story

  • Americans earn tie with Brazil

    [U.S. UNDER-17 NATIONAL TEAM] The U.S. under-17 national team recovered from giving up a goal just seconds before halftime to tie Brazil's U-17s, 1-1, ... Read the whole story