Soccer America Daily
Wednesday, April 20, 2011
  • Monterrey matches RSL's strengths

    [SCOUTING REPORT] Real Salt Lake's Mexican foe in the Concacaf Champions League final, which begins Wednesday (TV, 10 p.m. ET, live, Fox Soccer Channel), ... Read the whole story

  • Feilhaber goes to Revs, at least for now

    [MLS] New England claimed the MLS rights to U.S. national team midfielder Benny Feilhaber Tuesday after Chivas USA and Philadelphia, listed first and second ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "He is one of the most significant people in the history of Real Madrid and I am nothing in the history of Real Madrid. But I am the coach and the coach is the one who decides. I am the coach. What do you want to do? It's me. The decisions are mine."

    -- Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho responding to criticism of his tactics from honorary club president Alfredo Di Stefano. After Real Madrid's 1-1 tie with Barcelona on Saturday in the Spanish league, Di Stefano said Barcelona played like a lion and Real Madrid played like a mouse. They meet again Wednesday in the Copa del Rey final. (Reuters)

  • Spate of penalties helps Edu's Rangers increase lead

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Maurice Edu started for Rangers in its 4-0 win at Dundee United that extended its lead over Celtic at the top of ... Read the whole story

  • Big week for Argentine Gaitan

    [WEEKLY HONORS] Puerto Rico's Jonathan Fana and Carolina's Brad Rusin took Player of the Week honors in the NASL, while Argentine forward Walter Gaitan ... Read the whole story

  • Notre Dame's Laddish heads collegian contingent

    [U.S. UNDER-20 WOMEN] Eleven collegians -- including Mandy Laddish of 2010 national champion Notre Dame -- are among the players April Heinrichs called in ... Read the whole story

  • Iker the Octopus likes Real Madrid over Barca

    [OFF THE POST] Iker the Octopus, Spain's answer to Paul the Octopus, picked Real Madrid over Barcelona in Wednesday's Copa del Rey final. Read the whole story