Soccer America Daily
Wednesday, October 27, 2010
  • For some teams, injuries affect playoff preparations

    [MLS] The probable absence of Thierry Henry from the San Jose-New York conference semifinal opener isn't the only injury that could affect the four ... Read the whole story

  • MLS scoring hits all-time low

    [MLS SCORING] An average of 2.46 goals per game during the 2010 regular season marked an all-time low in MLS, whose previous low came ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "How did I end up here? I must confess it wasn't part of the plan. I thought I would either stay with Portsmouth, move to a Premier League club, or go to Scotland. ... I received a phone call from an unknown number -- I don't usually answer those but I was still drunk and so I picked it up."

    -- Goalkeeper David James, who holds the all-time record for English Premier League appearances and shutouts, explains what led to his landing at second division Bristol City. James, who played for England at the 2010 World Cup, said the phone call with Bristol City's offer came the morning after his bachelor party. (Guardian)

  • American Soccer Scoreboard: Tuesday

    Jose Francisco Torres and Marco Antonio Vidal started for Mexican club Pachuca in its 3-2 loss at home to Tigres that put a dent ... Read the whole story

  • Spain dominates FIFA Ballon d'Or nominations

    [AWARDS] Seven players from Spain's World Cup championship team are among the 23 players nominated for the FIFA Ballon d'Or. Read the whole story

  • Solo and Wambach on FIFA short list

    [AWARDS] Seven players -- including Americans Hope Solo and Abby Wambach -- who spent 2009 in Women's Professional Soccer are among 10 players nominated ... Read the whole story

  • McBride bids farewell with a beauty

    [VIDEO PICK] In his final game before retirement, the Chicago Fire's Brian McBride -- after a long, successful career in MLS, with the U.S. ... Read the whole story

  • All hail Chicharito

    [ENGLAND] Who needs Wayne Rooney when you have Javier Hernandez? Chicharito again rescued Manchester United with the winning goal in the 89th minute of ... Read the whole story

  • Americans claim silver medal

    [COPA AMERICA PARALYMPICS] The USA beat Venezuela, 5-0, on Wednesday in Buenos Aires to clinch the silver medal at the 2010 Copa America Paralympics. Read the whole story

  • Soccer America Men's Top 25

    [RANKINGS] Maryland and Louisville move up one spot each to 3-4, while Virginia drops to No. 5 in the Soccer America Men's Top 25 ... Read the whole story