[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