Soccer America Daily
Monday, December 13, 2010
  • Holden snares dramatic winner with golazo

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Back in the Bolton Wanderers lineup after being out with a thigh injury, Stuart Holden scored on a half-volley from 20 yards ... Read the whole story

  • Lichaj makes first EPL start, Cherundolo hurt

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Eric Lichaj made his first English Premier League start in Aston Villa's 2-1 win over West Bromwich Albion on Saturday that ended ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Cristiano is a phenomenon and it's hard to understand the way he is treated. Treating a phenomenon so badly makes me think that the [league] is not being protected. He belongs to the league and to the fans, who can watch him every (weekend). He puts on a show and he doesn't get protection from the stadiums, from fans, opponents and referees. Even so, he scored another goal today that was one of the best in his collection."

    -- Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho on his star attacker Cristiano Ronaldo, who scored his league-leading 18th goal of the La Liga season with a 3-1 win at Real Zaragoza on Sunday. (Reuters)

  • Akron captures first national championship

    [MEN'S COLLEGE CUP] Scott Caldwell's goal in the 79th minute gave Akron a 1-0 win over previously unbeaten Louisville for its first national title. Read the whole story

  • Referees' Strike: The exploding bubble

    [REF WATCH] The Scottish soccer referees strike in November exploded like a bubble in a simmering sea of discontent among officials that has rumbled ... Read the whole story

  • Whitecaps sign Dunfield and Janicki

    [MLS] Midfielder Terry Dunfield and center back Greg Janicki became the fourth and fifth players from the Vancouver Whitecaps' D-2 Pro League team to ... Read the whole story

  • Early exit for Americans in Abu Dhabi

    [CLUB WORLD CUP] Jose Francisco Torres started and fellow U.S. World Cup midfielder Herculez Gomez came off the bench for Mexico's Pachuca in its ... Read the whole story

  • Another amazing Messi goal

    [VIDEO PICK] Lionel Messi's two goals in Barcelona's 5-0 win over Real Sociedad upped his La Liga total to 17 and included a particularly ... Read the whole story