Soccer America Daily
Friday, March 18, 2011
  • Rapids forward corps tops in MLS

    [SA POSITIONAL RANKINGS] There's no area of the field where roles and positions overlap more than with midfielders of attacking ilk and flat-out forwards ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "The majority of revenue is coming today from ticket sales, followed by commercial revenue, followed by broadcasting revenue. That's probably similar to where the NHL is. Each league has its own unique dynamic. Certainly there is a lot of television revenue in the NFL, and they have fewer games. But for us, this is what we expected. We knew that our business would be driven by the gate to start, and then it would evolve to be driven by television revenues. That's certainly something that we've got a long way to go to achieve, but it's going according to plan."

    -- MLS Commissioner Don Garber on the league's revenue sources. (ESPN.com)

  • Whitecaps fill out roster with four signings

    [MLS] The Vancouver Whitecaps' player list, one of the leanest in MLS heading into its expansion year, is much fuller with the signing of ... Read the whole story

  • Toronto FC adds four homegrown players

    [MLS] Toronto FC signed four more players from their academy program, giving them six homegrown players, the most of any MLS along with FC ... Read the whole story

  • Eight games on tap for Saturday

    [MLS DATEBOOK] The first weekend of the MLS season will feature eight games on Saturday and one on Sunday. The Los Angeles-New England game ... Read the whole story

  • Rongen loads up on pros

    [U.S. UNDER-20 MEN] U.S. under-20 national team coach Thomas Rongen called up 14 pros -- eight from MLS and eight from foreign clubs -- ... Read the whole story

  • Onyewu's Twente advances, Edu's Rangers eliminated

    [EUROPA LEAGUE] Oguchi Onyewu's TC Twente is through to the quarterfinals of the Europa League despite its 2-0 loss to Zenit St. Petersburg on ... Read the whole story

  • Beleaguered Balotelli battles his bib

    [VIDEO PICK] It's been rough times for Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli. Last week, a grass allergy forced him to leave Man City's Europa ... Read the whole story