Soccer America Daily
Wednesday, November 10, 2010
  • Women's soccer gets wakeup call

    [MY VIEW] One loss in 36 games is certainly no reason to panic, but the USA's 2-1 loss to Mexico Friday in Women's World ... Read the whole story

  • Veteran Mastroeni's focus on his club is rewarded

    [PROFILE] A mainstay of the U.S. team since his debut in 2001, midfielder Pablo Mastroeni faded out of the picture last year. So he ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "What [San Jose coach Frank Yallop] knows is that if he puts too many forwards on that pitch and they don’t get it quite right, they’ll be vulnerable to a team which has been dominating at home for a majority of the season. All in all, there are some decisions to contemplate coming here [to Dick’s Sporting Goods Park].”

    -- Colorado Rapids coach Gary Smith encourages the San Jose Earthquakes -- whose coach Frank Yallop said, "We’re not going there to sit back" -- to take a less exciting approach in this weekend's MLS semifinal. (

  • New York's Lindpere tops list of new arrivals

    [MLS] The league will award its choice for Newcomer of the Year, an award instituted in 2007 to acknowledge experienced players competing in their ... Read the whole story

  • Convey vital to Quakes' success

    [MLS] The league hands out its Comeback Player of the Year Award Wednesday to the player who has overcome adversity to play at a ... Read the whole story

  • Hammerheads to return for 2011

    [USL PRO] The Wilmington (N.C.) Hammerheads, winners of the USL Second Division title in 2003, will return after a one-year hiatus in 2011 as ... Read the whole story

  • Dog takes bite out of youth club funds

    [OFF THE POST] Cosmo, a 5-year-old Lab-German Shepherd mix who likes to eat paper, chomped up hundreds of dollars worth of cash and checks ... Read the whole story

  • Cristiano Ronaldo's back pass, literally

    [VIDEO PICK] Real Madrid winger Cristiano Ronaldo used his back nicely to deliver a precise pass to teammate Xabi Alonso during a 2-0 win ... Read the whole story

  • Soccer America Men's Top 25

    [COLLEGE] Top-ranked Akron holds its position in the Soccer America Men's Top 25 rankings, as do North Carolina, Maryland, Louisville, SMU and Butler at ... Read the whole story

  • Men's Conference Tournament Scoreboard

    [COLLEGE] No. 1 Akron won the Mid-American title for the fourth year in a row with a 4-0 win over Western Michigan. No. 3 ... Read the whole story