Soccer America Daily
Friday, February 12, 2010
  • Snow forces extension of labor deadline

    [MLS] For the second time, the deadline for Major League Soccer and the MLS Players Union to reach an agreement on a new Collective ... Read the whole story

  • Revs push ahead in search of goalscorer

    [MLS] A three-day visit by Chilean striker Reinaldo Navia and a canceled trip to Brazil have been the major talking points of the Revs’ ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "It's an anti-Africa prejudice. There is still in the so-called 'old world' a feeling that why the hell should Africa organize a World Cup. ... Colonialists over the past 100 years have gone to Africa and taken out all the best things, and now they are taking all the best footballers. There's no respect."

    -- FIFA President Sepp Blatter responds to critics of South Africa hosting the World Cup. Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness recently said it was "the biggest wrong decision" FIFA has made. (BBC)

  • Sounders rally to beat Vancouver [VIDEO]

    [MLS] In 2011, the Seattle Sounders and Vancouver Whitecaps will formally meet again when the Whitecaps join MLS. For now, though, the former USL ... Read the whole story

  • England's Ashley Cole out three months

    [WORLD CUP COUNTDOWN] Landon Donovan's meeting with Ashley Cole in Wednesday's Everton-Chelsea may have been his last. Donovan's challenge with Cole resulted in the ... Read the whole story

  • Coaches under pressure in East Asia clash

    [WORLD CUP COUNTDOWN] Old enemies Japan and South Korea meet Sunday in Tokyo in the East Asian Championship. The game has been billed the ... Read the whole story

  • 'Soccertown, USA' says goodbye to museum

    [HALL OF FAME] More than 30 years after Oneonta, N.Y., hosted the first soccer exhibit, the National Soccer Hall of Fame is closing up ... Read the whole story

  • Chalupny takes leave to deal with concussions

    [WPS] Saint Louis Athletica captain Lori Chalupny, capped 92 times for the USA, has taken an indefinite leave of absence to deal with concussion-related ... Read the whole story

  • Youngsters will get chance at Algarve Cup

    [U.S. WOMEN] One of the youngest U.S. women's national teams ever selected for the Algarve Cup will head to Portugal on Feb. 19. Following ... Read the whole story