Soccer America Daily
Friday, June 24, 2011
  • Mexico and USA set for another Gold Cup clasico

    [USA-MEXICO] After 24 games in 12 cities spread across 20 days, the two Concacaf powers are set for another showdown when the USA and ... Read the whole story

  • Gold Cup is huge success at gate and on television

    [BY THE NUMBERS] A case can be made that the Gold Cup is the most popular of the regional championships. In addition, the 2011 ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "There are some things that even police officers are aware of. One of them is called the First Amendment. I don't condone the use of profanity, I don't agree with it, but it does happen to be a protected right. However, I think the stadium as a property owner can restrict certain behavior."

    -- Foxboro, Mass., police Chief Edward O’Leary after four New England Revolution fans were arrested during last Saturday's game against Chicago after a profanity-laced chant, prompting hard-core regulars to accuse team officials of squelching free speech. O’Leary, however, said three people were put into protective custody for being intoxicated and a fourth man was arrested for disorderly conduct and destruction of property. (Boston Herald)

  • OBITUARY: Dennis Marshall (1985-2011)

    Dennis Marshall, who scored the equalizer for Costa Rica in its Gold Cup quarterfinal match on Saturday at the New Meadowlands Stadium, was killed ... Read the whole story

  • MLS this week ...

    [SCOREBOARD] Roger Levesque scored his first two goals of the season to give the Seattle Sounders a 4-2 victory over the visiting New York Red ... Read the whole story

  • 2011 Under-17 World Cup this week ...

    [SCOREBOARD] Souleymane Coulibaly scored four goals in the space of less than 40 minutes to lead Ivory Coast to a 4-2 win over Denmark ... Read the whole story

  • USA-North Korea, women against girls

    [WOMEN'S WORLD CUP COUNTDOWN] Like it did in 2007, the USA will open play at the Women's World Cup against North Korea. But when ... Read the whole story

  • American soccer this week ...

    [DATEBOOK] Saturday's game between the Philadelphia Independence and magicJack is the last Women's Professional Soccer game before it breaks for the Women's World Cup. ... Read the whole story

  • USA headed to 2012 Paralympic Games

    [CPISRA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS] The USA beat Ireland, 3-2, at the 2011 CPISRA 7-a-side World Championships in the Netherlands to claim one of the seven ... Read the whole story

  • Santa Clara Sporting cleans up at National Cup regionals

    [U.S. CLUB SOCCER] Santa Clara Sporting won three titles at U.S. Club Soccer's National Cup X girls regionals that concluded this week in Modesto, ... Read the whole story