Soccer America Daily
Thursday, January 20, 2011
  • Cantona signing puzzles

    [MY VIEW] The New York Cosmos' announcement that Eric Cantona was joining the prospective club as director of soccer certainly had its effect. I … Read the whole story

  • Sapong set to prove himself in K.C.

    [MLS] James Madison University failed to reach the NCAA playoffs last season, but the Dukes' CJ Sapong became the first player in JMU history … Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "We went there to investigate because we had received one complaint from someone who found the picture offensive. We spoke to the gallery owner but did not order him to remove the image. … We can understand why some people might find it offensive but no offenses have been committed and police action is not appropriate."

    -- Jon Green, spokesman for the Kent, England police, which visited the Folkestone art gallery after a citizen complained about a 7-foot high painting by Johnny Cotter depicting David Beckham on a cross. The original of the painting that hangs outside the gallery was bought by Boy George. (Kentonline)

  • Angel reunited with Arena at the Galaxy

    [MLS] Juan Pablo Angel, one of MLS's top goal scorers over the last four seasons, will remain in the league after agreeing to a … Read the whole story

  • FC Dallas renews Chavez contract

    [MLS] There have been significant changes to the FC Dallas roster since it lost to Colorado last November in the MLS Cup, but one … Read the whole story

  • Kansas City re-signs its iron man

    [MLS] One of the more versatile players to play for Kansas City the past few seasons will be back in 2011. Midfielder/defender Michael Harrington, … Read the whole story

  • Gooch debuts in new position

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Oguchi Onyewu started his first competitive club game in 20 months, playing the entire match for Dutch champion FC Twente at left … Read the whole story

  • Iraq completes quarterfinal field

    [ASIAN CUP] Defending champion Iraq beat North Korea, 1-0, to finish second in Group D behind neighbor Iran and complete the quarterfinal field at … Read the whole story

  • id2 national selection tour roster

    [YOUTH] Nine U.S. under-14 national team players are among the 18 players selected for U.S. Club Soccer's id2 national selection international tour Feb. 17-27 … Read the whole story

  • Keeper says 107-yard goal was 'no fluke'

    [VIDEO PICK] Goalkeeper Sam Ashton of semipro FC United of Manchester opened the scoring of a 4-0 win over Retford United with a shot … Read the whole story