Soccer America Daily
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
  • Fresh payoff charges rock FIFA

    [ZURICH COUNTDOWN] The World Cup 2018/22 races were thrown into more confusion on Monday with various media sources linking three key FIFA executive committee ... Read the whole story

  • Morgan Freeman to present on behalf of USA

    [WORLD CUP 2018/22 BIDS] Actor Morgan Freeman will join former President Bill Clinton, U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati and U.S. national team midfielder Landon ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "I don't think the playoffs are out of the question next year. It's something that can be achieved. In this league it's unique in the sense that you can change in a couple of months. I want to make the playoffs, but I want to make the playoffs in the right way. We have a way of playing here at D.C. United, maybe not as of late, but certainly over the span of this club that I want to get back to -- the commitment, the energy, the passion all need to come back into this club. On top of that, we need to play with a little flair. We need to entertain people who come and pay their money to see us."

    -- Ben Olsen upon being named head coach of D.C. United. (The Washington Post)

  • SA POLL: Who will be awarded the 2022 World Cup?

    On Thursday, the FIFA executive committee will meet in Zurich to award the hosts of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups. The USA is ... Read the whole story

  • FSC to air World Cup announcement special

    [TELEVISION GUIDE] The World Cup 2018 and 2022 host announcement will be made on Thursday at around 10 a.m. ET from Zurich, where the ... Read the whole story

  • USA drawn with North Korea, Colombia, Sweden

    [WOMEN'S WORLD CUP] The United States will face North Korea, first-time finalist Colombia and Sweden, in that order, in Group C at the Women's ... Read the whole story

  • Barcelona-Real Madrid Report Card

    [SPAIN] In one of the most anticipated games of the year, a clash between La Liga leaders and archrivals, Barcelona thumped Real Madrid, 5-0, ... Read the whole story

  • Galaxy's Franklin is top right back

    [MLS] Soccer America's position-by-position rankings for the 2010 season continue as Ridge Mahoney rates the league's top right backs. ... Read the whole story

  • Hyndman leads young MLS team in Spain

    [MLS] A squad of 19 MLS players left for Spain Monday to play three friendlies against the reserve teams of La Liga clubs. FC ... Read the whole story

  • Agbossoumonde earns USA 1-1 tie against Mexico

    [U.S. UNDER-20 MEN] Defender Gale Agbossoumonde, who recently made his senior international debut for the U.S. national team, scored to give the USA a ... Read the whole story

  • Top seed Rio Grande knocked off in first round

    [COLLEGE] Unseeded Bethel (Ind.) beat No. 1 seed Rio Grande, 2-1, in the opening game of the NAIA Men's Tournament in Orange Beach, Fla., ... Read the whole story