Soccer America Daily
Sunday, July 4, 2010
  • Spanish jinx is over

    [SPAIN-PARAGUAY] Spain reached the quarterfinals of the World Cup for the first time, but it wasn't easy. It needed a goal from David Villa ... Read the whole story

  • Messi exits South Africa without a goal

    [REACTION] This was supposed to be the World Cup at which Lionel Messi would prove his critics wrong. He would duplicate the success with ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "I was a boy and I didn't really realize the importance of things. I will be 50 on Oct. 30. I'm mature and this is the toughest moment of my life. Having so many great players, this is really like a kick in the face. I have no more energy for anything."

    -- Argentina coach Diego Maradona, saying his team's 4-0 loss to Germany on Saturday was harder to take than its elimination from the 1982 World Cup, his first tournament as a player. (New York Times)

  • World Cup 2010 in brief

    [SCOREBOARD] The 2010 World Cup finished with an average of 2.27 goals a game, the second lowest in history. Spain's eight goals in seven ... Read the whole story

  • Angel earns Red Bulls tie at Colorado

    [MLS] Juan Pablo Angel's ninth goal of the season gave the visiting New York Red Bulls a 1-1 tie at the Colorado Rapids, extending ... Read the whole story

  • Sinclair breaks record for fastest goal

    [WPS] Christine Sinclair set a WPS record for the fastest goal with a first-minute goal and FC Gold Pride set a club record with ... Read the whole story