Soccer America Daily
Sunday, May 29, 2011
  • Barcelona-Man. United player ratings

    [REPORT CARD] Lionel Messi -- no surprise -- was the best of an outstanding Barcelona team that beat Manchester United, 3-1, in the UEFA ... Read the whole story

  • Classy Barca overwhelms confused United

    [BARCELONA-MAN. UNITED] Needing a composed, determined performance to overcome a more stylish and polished Barcelona, Manchester United instead came up well short with tactics ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "He is the best I have ever seen and probably the best I will ever see. I don't think this team would have made the qualitative leap that we have made in the past few years without him. Messi is unique, he is a one-off. I just hope that he does not get fed up and he can continue to play as he has done."

    -- Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola on Lionel Messi after he tied Ruud van Nistelrooy's record of 12 goals in a single Champions League campaign and took his tally to an astonishing 56 goals in 62 matches this season with the winning goal in Barca's 3-1 win over Manchester United in the final of the UEFA Champions League. (AFP)

  • MLS this week ...

    [DATEBOOK] The Vancouver Whitecaps will play their first game under new coach Tom Soehn on Wednesday when they travel to Chivas USA. For all ... Read the whole story

  • Bin Hammam quits presidential race

    [FIFA IN CRISIS] In the latest twist to the FIFA crisis triggered by bribery charges against Concacaf president Jack Warner and him, Mohamed Bin ... Read the whole story

  • Warner: 'I'll still be Concacaf president ...'

    [FIFA IN CRISIS] Embattled Jack Warner said he is prepared to walk away from his position as FIFA vice president if found guilty of ... Read the whole story

  • How the cash-for-votes deal went down

    [FIFA IN CRISIS] As a FIFA ethics committee heard charges Sunday in Zurich in the cash-for-votes scandal that rocked the governing body, details of ... Read the whole story

  • American soccer this week ...

    [SCOREBOARD] The Puerto Rico Islanders won a second straight CFU Club Champions Cup, getting a pair of goals from Jonathan Fana in overtime to ... Read the whole story