Soccer America Daily
Saturday, March 20, 2010
  • MLS and players reach agreement

    [MLS] Major League Soccer and the MLS Players Union reached an agreement in principle on a new five-year collective bargaining agreement, averting a strike ... Read the whole story

  • Young stars highlight Red Bull Arena opener

    [MLS] For Saturday's opening of Red Bull Arena (TV: Fox Soccer Channel, live, 6:30 pm ET), the New York Red Bulls will be without ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Going forward, we are going to have a real relationship with the league as opposed to being combative at times, and that's crucial for any league to do well. We have been extremely unified and united throughout this process. It's been a very productive few weeks. We are all mainly excited to play soccer this year and proud of what we accomplished. This is not a one-day celebration; this is the start of many good things to come for many years for our players and our league."

    -- Landon Donovan on agreement on new collective bargaining agreement. (Washington Post Soccer Insider)

  • Preseason Scoreboard

    [MLS] The Kansas City Wizards beat AC St. Louis, 2-0, in one of two D1-D2 friendlies on Friday. Philadelphia Union fell to the Tampa ... Read the whole story

  • U.S. national team weekend

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Tim Howard was the only American to win on Saturday in the English Premier League. Jozy Altidore did not suit up for ... Read the whole story

  • Guy scores twice in a minute for St. Pat's

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Californian Ryan Guy scored two late goals a minute apart to clinch St. Patrick's Athletic's third straight win of Ireland's Airtricity Premier ... Read the whole story

  • Holden and Feilhaber on the mend

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Midfielders Benny Feilhaber and Stuart Holden, the most recent U.S. national team regulars to be injured, are improving. Feilhaber has resumed training ... Read the whole story

  • Barcelona-Arsenal spectacle highlights draw

    [UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Defending champion Barcelona will face English club Arsenal in the quarterfinals of the UEFA Champions League. The marquee matchup will feature ... Read the whole story

  • Governing body rakes in the dough

    [FIFA] How rich is FIFA? Despite a worldwide recession, soccer's international governing body made a profit of $196 million on revenues of $1.059 billion ... Read the whole story