Soccer America Daily
Thursday, April 28, 2011
  • Olave, Johnson lead spirited but futile RSL effort

    [MONTERREY-REAL SALT LAKE REPORT CARD] Not for lack of effort, Real Salt Lake lost the second leg of the Concacaf Champions League final, 1-0, … Read the whole story

  • Sayonara, Real Salt Lake

    [CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Monterrey beat Real Salt Lake, 1-0, to win the 2011 Concacaf Champions League, 3-2, on aggregate. Chilean star Humberto Suazo scored … Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "At the age of just 23, he is the third highest scorer in the history of Barca. It's outrageous. But that's the beauty of our soccer and our game."

    -- Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola on Lionel Messi, who scored both goals in Barca's 2-0 win over Real Madrid in their first-leg Champions League semifinal clash. Messi now has 52 goals in all competitions this season (including 11 goals in 11 Champions League games), and 179 career goals for Barcelona, putting him third behind Ladislao Kubala (194) and Cesar Rodriguez (235). (Reuters)

  • Messi magic subdues cynical Real Madrid

    [REAL MADRID-BARCELONA] For the first 75 minutes, the Real Madrid-Barcelona UEFA Champions League game, the third of four Clasicos, was a mess. More time … Read the whole story

  • Dempsey breaks Fulham scoring record

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Clint Dempsey scored two goals to lead Fulham to a 3-0 victory over Bolton on Wednesday and break Fulham's Premier League scoring … Read the whole story

  • American soccer this weekend ...

    [SCOREBOARD] The Los Angeles Blues suffered their first loss in their home opener, a 1-0 loss to Barracuda FC that propelled the Antigua club … Read the whole story

  • Induction 2011 to be held in Foxborough

    [HALL OF FAME] Ceremonies for the induction of Cobi Jones, Eddie Pope, Earnie Stewart, Bruce Murray and Bob Gansler into the National Soccer Hall … Read the whole story

  • Cosmos Academy West sends three to HDC

    [U.S. UNDER-14 BOYS] Manny Schellscheidt has called upon 38 players for the U.S. under-14 boys national team camp that begins Sunday at The Home … Read the whole story