Soccer America Daily
Wednesday, January 5, 2011
  • MLS's DP agenda is misdirected

    [MY VIEW] Our 16-year-old son has (finally) taken to soccer in a big way, going from video gamer (Pro Evolution Soccer) to active participant ... Read the whole story

  • Fraser hiring at Chivas USA announced

    [MLS] He won't be officially unveiled until a press conference Wednesday but RSL assistant coach Robin Fraser has been hired as head coach of ... Read the whole story

  • Dempsey ends drought in big Fulham win

    [AMERICAN ABROAD] Clint Dempsey scored in Fulham's 3-0 win over West Bromwich, their first home victory since October and only third of the season. ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Yesterday, I come to work, first day, a new year, optimism, I walk in, and who greets me in the hallway? A cockroach, the biggest one I've ever seen. He wasn't moving for me. He looked me dead in the eyes and was like, 'Look, I am not moving.' So I said, 'Good morning, Happy New Year,' and walked by. He tipped his hat to me. He was hung over from New Year's. He had the little horn in his mouth and the party hat."

    -- D.C. United coach Ben Olsen on his day on the job of the new year at RFK Stadium, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary. (The Washington Post Soccer Insider)

  • Five foreigners added to Combine list

    [MLS] John Rooney, the brother of English star Wayne Rooney, is one of five foreigners outside the college system among 12 players added to ... Read the whole story

  • Chung faces battle for FIFA seat

    [ASIA] An election with potential repercussions for FIFA's future will take place Thursday in Doha, Qatar, when the Asian Football Confederation holds its congress. ... Read the whole story

  • We shall not be moved -- at kickoff

    [OFF THE POST VIDEO] Having gone more than three months without pay, players of Spanish third division club Pontevedra staged a protest by kneeling ... Read the whole story