Soccer America Daily
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
  • Door remains closed on Ronaldinho

    [WORLD CUP COUNTDOWN] Brazil coach Dunga picked his 22-player squad for his team's last scheduled friendly before the World Cup, a March 2 game ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "If you want me to be horrible, I can be horrible. Yet if you treat people with respect, they give you 100 percent. I have seen people being horrible to others and they receive nothing. I stick to my philosophy and this won't change it."

    -- West Ham coach Gianfranco Zola after his team's co-owner David Sullivan told the press that he wondered if Zola was "too nice." Zola also, in a bite-the-hand-that-feeds-you rant also slammed Sullivan for telling the media, on the eve of a key game, that he would be asking players and coach to take a 25 percent paycut. (The Sun)

  • Soccer America Poll: Ronaldinho: In or Out?

    Brazil national team coach Dunga did not include star Ronaldinho in his squad for its last scheduled warmup before friendly before the World Cup ... Read the whole story

  • Bocanegra's Rennes upset in French Cup

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Quevilly, the amateur team whose goalie Kodjovi Obilale was shot and seriously injured when the Togo national team's bus was ambushed last ... Read the whole story

  • DeMerit and Simek earn wins

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Defenders Jay DeMerit and Frankie Simek were both on the winning side in games played Tuesday in the English League Championship. Read the whole story

  • Preseason schedules

    [MLS] The first preseason meeting of MLS teams is Wednesday when San Jose and Kansas City play in Phoenix. The teams also play Saturday. ... Read the whole story

  • Chivas USA remains perfect

    [MLS] Chivas USA won its third game of the spring with a 4-0 win over UC Irvine on Tuesday. Armenian Artur Aghasyan, who spent ... Read the whole story

  • U.S. women open at home against Mexico

    [DATEBOOK] The U.S. women's national team will open its 2010 home schedule against Mexico on March 28 at the University of San Diego's Torero ... Read the whole story

  • Gullit heads Netherlands-Belgium bid

    [WORLD CUP 2018/2022] Former Dutch star Ruud Gullit has been named the president of the bid committee seeking to bring the 2018 or 2022 ... Read the whole story