Soccer America Daily
Monday, April 12, 2010
  • Great goals and gaffes mark exciting MLS battles

    [MLS] The classy and the calamitous punctuated eight MLS games Saturday. They produced a few ugly goals as well as several of the spectacular ... Read the whole story

  • Union's Le Toux claims top star

    [MLS] Narrowing down the three most outstanding performances on a full Saturday night schedule of eight games was made somewhat easier with a pair ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Listen, it is the only way when my whole country is in mourning. There is only one way to pay respect to all these people I know, these people who are my friends, and that is to not be on the sideline. I know it is my job to coach these guys, but when there is a tragic event like that, you have to do this."

    -- Philadelphia Union coach Peter Nowak before his team's 3-2 win over D.C. United on his decision to not appear on the sidelines out of respect for the 97 people, including Polish President Lech Kaczynski and other government officials, who died when their plane crashed in western Russia en route to the site of a Soviet massacre of Polish officers in World War II.  (Philadelphia Inquirer)

  • Another Revs rookie hits a hat trick

    [MLS NUMBERS] North Carolina product Zack Schilawski, who played his college ball at Wake Forest, became only the third player in MLS history to ... Read the whole story

  • Landin's first start goes badly

    [MLS PLAYER SPOTLIGHT] Mexican forward Luis Angel Landin, the Houston Dynamo’s first Designated Player, finally got his first start of the season – but ... Read the whole story

  • MLS this week ...

    [SCOREBOARD] The Los Angeles Galaxy became only the second MLS team to open a season with three straight shutout victories when it won, 2-0, ... Read the whole story

  • U.S. national team weekend

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Steve Cherundolo and Michael Bradley were both on the winning side in big German Bundesliga wins. Cherundolo's relegation-threatened Hannover defeated title challenger ... Read the whole story

  • Inauspicious start for AC St. Louis

    [USSF D-2 PRO LEAGUE] AC St. Louis' debut got off to an inauspicious start when it couldn't produce a picture ID for Manuel Kante ... Read the whole story

  • Goals are scarce for openers

    [WPS] Goals were scarce on the opening weekend of Women's Professional Soccer as the four games produced only six goals for an average of ... Read the whole story

  • Barca sweeps Real Madrid again

    [SPAIN] Of all Barcelona's accomplishments under second-year coach Pep Guardiola, this might be the most rewarding: it has played Real Madrid four times and ... Read the whole story

  • Bankrupt Portsmouth reaches FA Cup final

    [ENGLAND] Bankrupt Portsmouth cannot afford to pay its players the bonuses it promised them for winning, but that didn't stop it from beating Tottenham, ... Read the whole story

  • Roma takes over Serie A lead

    [EUROPEAN RACES] Chelsea, Marseille, Bayern Munich and Barcelona gained in their bids to capture their respective league race, while Roma displaced Inter Milan at ... Read the whole story