Soccer America Daily
Monday, June 7, 2010
  • As many as 40,000 Americans expected

    [WORLD CUP COUNTDOWN] One of the great unknowns about the 2010 World Cup is just how many visitors will travel to South Africa. Donald ... Read the whole story

  • Young guns and golazos

    [MLS] Major League Soccer's two-week break for the World Cup could not come at a worse time for its young guns, who have been ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "FIFA and the OC (local organizing committee) would like to reiterate that this friendly match has no relation whatsoever with the operational organization of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, for which we remain fully confident."

    -- A statement from FIFA after a stampede outside a stadium before an exhibition game between Nigeria and North Korea in Tembisa, South Africa, left 15 people injured. The incident at took place at Makhulong Stadium in a Johannesburg suburb that is not a World Cup venue. (AP)

  • Robben could return to Oranje

    [NETHERLANDS] The hamstring injury Dutch star Arjen Robben suffered Saturday late in its 6-1 win over Hungary is not as bad as first thought, ... Read the whole story

  • Pub workers adopt Rooney's name en masse

    [OFF THE POST] The 10 staff members of a Manchester pub have changed their names to Wayne Rooney, bringing the number of bartenders around ... Read the whole story

  • A-Rod finds her form

    [WPS] Amy Rodriguez scored one goal and set up another to lead the expansion Philadelphia Independence to a 2-1 win over Sky Blue FC ... Read the whole story

  • Rowdies unfazed by rare setback

    [D-2 PRO LEAGUE] The Vancouver Whitecaps ended the expansion FC Tampa Bay Rowdies' seven-game unbeaten streak with a 1-0 win on Martin Nash's penalty ... Read the whole story