Soccer America Daily
Tuesday, May 4, 2010
  • Union's McInerney joins elite teen scoring group

    [MLS PLAYER SPLOTLIGHT] After Peter Nowak drafted 17-year-old Jack McInerney, the Philadelphia Union coach said the Georgia product had the "soccer brain" to make ... Read the whole story

  • QUICK TAKE: Chris Wondolowski

    [MLS] Striker Chris Wondolowski started just eight of 14 games for the Quakes last year after arriving in a trade with Houston, but pressed ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Don't worry, Xavi will be in the World Cup finals. I want Xavi to play in the World Cup. If he thought he was risking his place in the World Cup, he wouldn't be playing."

    -- Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola on star playmaker Xavi, who had implied he was willing to risk further injury to his calf muscle to help Barca win the La Liga title even if it endangered his chances of being healthy to play for Spain at the World Cup. (ThinkSpain)

  • Sparse crowd sees D.C. United lose fifth straight

    [MLS ATTENDANCE] D.C. United's doubleheader with the WPS's Washington Freedom drew 12,089, United's smallest crowd this season and lowest turnout for a weekend game ... Read the whole story

  • Van Nistelrooy not in Dutch plans

    [WORLD CUP COUNTDOWN] Ruud van Nistelrooy's bid for an international comeback ended when he was not included in Dutch national team coach Bert van ... Read the whole story

  • Park Ji-Sung heads South Korea

    [WORLD CUP COUNTDOWN] Manchester United's Park Ji-Sung heads the short list of 30 players under consideration for South Korea's World Cup. He is joined ... Read the whole story