Soccer America Daily
Thursday, December 9, 2010
  • Forward 'Wondo' a wonderful revelation

    [MLS] Soccer America's position-by-position rankings for the 2010 season continue as Ridge Mahoney rates the league's forwards and explains the rise of San Jose' ... Read the whole story

  • Only two taken in Stage 1 of Re-Entry Draft

    [MLS] Nobody expected Stage 1 of the Re-Entry Draft to be a blockbuster, and after just two players were selected Wednesday it’s quite possible ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Belmont's Curb College is the largest stand alone music business college in the nation and more than half of Belmont's students study either the music business or music in general. All of us know that there are gay students at Belmont who are also very concerned [about Belmont's policy]. When our students enter the workforce, they will be entering an industry where gay people have made incredible contributions. Hopefully, Belmont will offer to re-hire Lisa Howe, and hopefully this type of injustice will never happen again."

    -- Mike Curb, a major donor to Nashville's Belmont University, which pressured women's soccer coach Lisa Howe to resign after she revealed to her team members that she and her female partner were expecting a baby. Curb is a prominent Nashville music executive and former Belmont University trustee who gave the university $10 million for an event center bearing his name. (CMT News)

  • UEFA Champions League Scoreboard

    [RESULTS] Roma, Arsenal and Shakhtar Donetsk claimed the last three berths still available in the knockout phase of the UEFA Champions League. For all ... Read the whole story

  • Host team cruises in opening game

    [CLUB WORLD CUP] Al-Wahda of the host United Arab Emirates got goals from Brazilians Hugo and Fernando Baiano and cruised to a 3-0 win ... Read the whole story

  • Women's league cuts back schedule

    [WPS] Women's Professional Soccer will play an 18-game schedule in 2011 and shorten the length of the season, beginning the weekend of April 9-10 ... Read the whole story

  • Teams added in Los Angeles and Puerto Rico

    [USL PRO] United Soccer Leagues has added the Los Angeles Blues -- its first team on the West Coast -- and Puerto Rico United ... Read the whole story

  • NSCAA High School All-American Teams

    [AWARDS] East Kentwood (Mich.) High School had two players named to the NSCAA Boys High School All-American Team: midfielder Dzenan Catic and forward Nermin ... Read the whole story