[MLS POWER RANKINGS] New York and Los Angeles rolled up the scores in impressive wins, both expansion teams lost, and Chivas USA posted its … Read the whole story
[HOMEGROWN WATCH] Homegrown star Juan Agudelo came off the bench to score an early candidate for 2011 Goal of the Year in the New … Read the whole story
"He was a big fat mistake. Rather than the super scorer we hoped for, we acquired a super size, a player devoted to filling his belly more than filling the net. As time went by he grew bigger and
bigger and although in time he made a great effort to slim down, he’d passed the waistline of no return."
-- West Ham vice chairman Karren Brady explains why the club parted with striker Benni McCarthy, who failed to score in 14 appearances. (The Irish Times)
[AMERICANS ABROAD] American defender Zak Whitbread started for Norwich City in its 3-2 win over Derby County that kept it on course for promotion … Read the whole story
The UEFA Champions League moves into the semifinals with games Tuesday (Schalke 04 vs. Manchester United, live, 2:45 pm, Fox Soccer, Fox Deportes, foxsoccer.tv) … Read the whole story