Soccer America Daily
Monday, February 28, 2011
  • Overtime blitz gives USA regional crown

    [CONCACAF UNDER-17 CHAMPIONSHIP] The USA got overtime goals from Nathan Smith on a blast from almost 40 yards (see video) and Andrew Oliver and … Read the whole story

  • Acuna and Buddle get second goals

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] California-born Isaac Acuna, 21, scored in his second straight game for Mexican First Division club Queretaro in its 1-1 tie with Cruz … Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "We have fully investigated the incident and we are taking appropriate action. We will not be commenting further as it is an internal matter."

    -- A statement from Chelsea FC after police said they would launch an investigation into defender Ashley Cole shooting, by accident, a club intern, Tom Cowan, with a .22 air rifle from five feet away in the club's locker room. The .22 air rifle is the most powerful gun that can be owned in the England without a license. Cowan reportedly had to be treated by the club's medical team after being hit in the side by the pellet, which led to considerable bleeding. (The Independent)

  • 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

  • Gaffe hands underdog Birmingham rare trophy

    [ENGLAND] Alex McLeish won seven titles as the manager of Scottish club Rangers, but he called Birmingham City's 2-1 win over Arsenal in the … Read the whole story

  • U.S. Youth Soccer coaches honored

    [AWARDS] Pete Doneit of Stamford, Conn. and Sarah McNulty of Bismarck, N.D., were named the winners of the U.S. Youth Soccer Competitive Coach of … Read the whole story

  • Ronaldinho scores and leads conga line

    [VIDEO PICK] Ronaldinho, who returned to Brazil from AC Milan in January, scored on a 25-yard free kick to give Flamengo a 1-0 win … Read the whole story