Soccer America Daily
Tuesday, May 25, 2010
  • Final audition for U.S. World Cup hopefuls

    [USA-CZECH REPUBLIC] The decisions faced by U.S. coach Bob Bradley to pick which 23 players will suit up for the friendly Tuesday against Czech ... Read the whole story

  • Stuttering performance answers few questions

    [ENGLAND] England looked the less polished but more efficient team Tuesday in beating Mexico, 3-1, at Wembley Stadium, with the word "patchy" cropping up ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "It's just a big year for him. And I think that that includes a lot of things -- maturing as a person, growing in different ways and then carrying some of those things over onto the field. All these steps lead us to the idea that this World Cup comes at a wonderful time in his career."

    -- U.S. coach Bob Bradley on Landon Donovan. (USA Today)

  • Tri defense is exposed

    [MEXICO] After giving up just one goal in eight friendlies before heading off to Europe to begin final preparations for the World Cup, Mexico ... Read the whole story

  • Japan's Okada offers to quit

    [WORLD CUP WARMUPS] Japan coach Takeshi Okada offered to quit after the Blue Samurai lost at home to archrival South Korea. Argentina coach Diego ... Read the whole story

  • World Cup Warmups

    [DATEBOOK] Host South Africa, which will play two Latin American teams (Mexico and Uruguay) at the World Cup, plays a key warmup when it ... Read the whole story

  • Sounders lose Hurtado with knee injury

    [MLS] More bad news for the struggling Seattle Sounders. Colombian: Jhon Kennedy Hurtado, a finalist for the 2009 MLS Defender of the Year in ... Read the whole story

  • Academy for ticket salesmen launched

    [MLS] Major League Soccer clubs launched academy programs to foster the development of youth players. Now the league has started an academy ... for ... Read the whole story

  • Big crowds, few goals

    [MLS ATTENDANCE] Three of the seven Week 9 games drew announced attendance of more than 20,000. Seattle again disappointed its large loyal following with ... Read the whole story

  • Chicago Red Stars fire Hayes

    [WPS] Englishwoman Emma Hayes became only the second coach to be fired in during the Women's Professional Soccer season when the Chicago coach was ... Read the whole story

  • Inter Milan to tour USA

    [DATEBOOK] Inter Milan, winner of the 2010 UEFA Champions League, will face MLS's Los Angeles Galaxy and FC Dallas in friendly games in August ... Read the whole story