Soccer America Daily
Thursday, February 3, 2011
  • All quiet on transfer front

    [MY VIEW] With the close of the winter transfer window in most of Europe, this should be the season for MLS clubs to step ... Read the whole story

  • Red Bulls revamp continues with Brazilian midfielder

    [MLS] Brazilian midfielder Marcos Paullo is the latest addition to the Red Bulls roster, which is steadily being re-shaped from last year's version. The ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Chelsea supported the financial fair play (initiative) but in the morning they announce a 70 million pounds ($113 million) loss and in the afternoon they buy 71 million pounds ($155 million) worth of players. Where's the logic in that? I don't know if [Chelsea owner Roman] Abramovich is worried (about Chelsea's playing form) but that's how you read it from the outside. If you don't invest for a while it looks as if he is not involved but 71 million pounds means more will come."

    -- Arsenal coach Arsene Wenger on Chelsea's purchase of Fernando Torres and David Luiz. The UEFA Financial Fair Play plan, introduced last year, will bar teams that don't balance their books from European club competition in the 2014-15 season. (Reuters)

  • TFC holds off Partizan in opening draw

    [MLS] Toronto FC opened up its preseason campaign with a 1-1 tie against Serbian powerhouse Partizan at the Calista Luxury Resort near Antalya in ... Read the whole story

  • Preseason results and schedules

    [MLS] Charlie Davies scored for D.C. United, which won the Carolina Challenge Cup with a 2-2 tie with Toronto FC. The Columbus Crew won ... Read the whole story

  • Bad luck for Findley

    [AMERICAN ABROAD] American striker Robbie Findley has yet to play a game for English club Nottingham Forest but could be sidelined for up to ... Read the whole story

  • Dempsey's Fulham thriving at home

    [AMERICANS ABROAD]  Clint Dempsey started for Fulham in its 1-0 win over Newcastle that moved the Cottagers into 12th place, five points out of ... Read the whole story

  • Americans prep for Montego Bay tournament

    [U.S. UNDER-17 BOYS] In a dress rehearsal for the Concacaf U-17 Championship that begins Feb. 14, the USA beat and tied Jamaica in a ... Read the whole story

  • Keeper goes from goal glory to pain

    [VIDEO PICK] Goalkeeper Saulo ventured to the other end and scored Sport Recife's 90th-minute gamewinner in a 2-1 Brazilian league victory over Vitoria but ... Read the whole story