Soccer America Daily
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
  • So far, crop of newcomers looks good

    [MLS ALL-NEWCOMER BEST XI] Whether they be Designated Players or those acquired by the discovery process, the newcomers signed by MLS teams each season ... Read the whole story

  • Crew inks Horton as first homegrown signing

    [MLS] The Columbus Crew, one of the first MLS clubs to start a youth academy and the first to win the McGuire Cup, has ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "I'm not distracted with other things. That has made a big difference for me. All I do is focus because I go to training and that’s the highlight of my day. … It's a small town filled with really nice people, there's no nightclubs or no malls - no distractions whatsoever. People like to hangout together at the cafes drinking tea. It's just basically a very small town with a simple mind set and way of life.”

    -- Freddy Adu on life in the Turkish town of Rize, where he plays for second division Caykur Rizespor, his fifth European club since leaving MLS in 2007 and the first at which he's seen regular playing time. (

  • Under-17 World Cup draw

    [DATEBOOK] The USA will face the Czech Republic, Uzbekistan and New Zealand in Group D at the 2011 Under-17 World Cup in Mexico. Read the whole story

  • Regional draw set for Wednesday

    [CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Three weeks after Monterrey beat Real Salt Lake, 1-0, in the second leg of the Concacaf Champions League finals to win ... Read the whole story

  • American soccer this week ...

    [SCOREBOARD] Chance Myers, the former MLS SuperDraft No. 1 pick, scored his third goal for Sporting Kansas City in the MLS Reserve League to ... Read the whole story

  • Carolina's Barbara continues scoring tear

    [WEEKLY HONORS] The Carolina Railhawks' Etienne Barbara was named the NASL's Offensive Player of the Week for the third time this season after he ... Read the whole story

  • Another trophy tumbles

    [VIDEO PICK] A month after Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos made news for dropping the Spanish Cup from the top of a bus, the ... Read the whole story