Soccer America Daily
Friday, July 22, 2011
  • Philly erases stigma of rough expansion year

    [MLS SPOTLIGHT] The Union is taking the week off from league play; after beating Everton, 1-0, Wednesday it hosts Real Madrid Saturday. Whether or … Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "It's a lot more difficult in these games, the way they're set up in this format for the MLS clubs then it is for the visiting teams because the whole tournament is set up to accommodate them. Our needs are not addressed at all."

    -- Los Angeles Galaxy coach Bruce Arena on this summer's MLS friendly games against European powers including the World Football Challenge series in which his team fell, 4-1, to Real Madrid and the Seattle Sounders got thumped, 7-0, by Manchester United. (Soccer by Ives)

  • Timbers swap Moffat for Palmer and Chabala

    [MLS] Eight months after selecting midfielder Adam Moffat in the MLS Expansion Draft, Portland has traded him to Houston. In return, the Timbers acquire … Read the whole story

  • MLS this weekend ...

    [DATEBOOK] Winless in their last three games, the New York Red Bulls can regain the lead in the Eastern Conference with a win on … Read the whole story

  • American soccer this weekend ...

    [DATEBOOK] Four MLS clubs will be in action this weekend against international opposition, including the Chicago Fire against Manchester United and Philadelphia Union against … Read the whole story

  • Bedoya tentatively set to join Rangers

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] U.S. national team midfielder Alejandro Bedoya reached an agreement to join Scottish champion Rangers in January when his contract with Swedish club … Read the whole story