Soccer America Daily
Monday, August 22, 2011
  • Keane strikes and so does Angel as playoff push gets real

    [MLS SPOTLIGHT] The first week of action since closure of the domestic transfer window raised myriad issues that will shape the final push for ... Read the whole story

  • Oduro, Camilo and Mendoza move up the charts

    [MLS GOLEADORES] Chicago's Dominic Oduro, Vancouver's Camilo and Columbus' Andres Mendoza scored their eighth goals of the season. For the latest on the Golden ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "I am prepared to forget about a lot of things, but not that. It is not remotely funny."

    -- Belgian club Lierse SK's Japanese goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima, whom Beerschot fans taunted with chants of "Kawashima-Fukushima." Kawashima left the game, which was temporarily stopped by the referee for several minutes after the chants, in tears. Radiation leakage from the damaged Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant after the March earthquake and tsunami, which left over 20,000 people dead or missing, forced the evacuation of 100,000 people. (AFP)

  • MLS this weekend ...

    [SCOREBOARD] In Sunday action, Sporting Kansas City jumped two spots into second place in the Eastern Conference with a 1-0 win over D.C. United, ... Read the whole story

  • Altidore scores twice, Beasley and Gomez strike in Mexico

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Jozy Altidore scored two goals to give Dutch club AZ a 4-0 win over NEC, while Herculez Gomez and DaMarcus Beasley both ... Read the whole story

  • Independence moves into championship

    [WPS] Tasha Kai scored just seconds into the second half and Amy Rodriguez added a late goal to give the Philadelphia Independence a 2-0 ... Read the whole story

  • Orlando City survives scare against Battery

    [USL PRO] Top seed Orlando City needed overtime to beat the Charleston Battery, 3-1, before 7,609 fans at the Florida Citrus Bowl to advance ... Read the whole story

  • American soccer this weekend ...

    [SCOREBOARD] Pacific Northwest soccer fever is so strong the Portland Timbers drew a crowd of 10,077 at JELD-WEN Field for their 3-2 win over ... Read the whole story

  • Oscar night in Bogota

    [UNDER-20 WORLD CUP] A hat trick from Oscar gave Brazil a 3-2 overtime win over Brazil for its fifth Under-20 World Cup title, matching ... Read the whole story

  • Soccer America Women's Top 25 Scoreboard

    [COLLEGE] Freshman Chioma Ubogagu and senior Camille Levin each had two goals and an assist for No. 1 Stanford, which rallied from an early ... Read the whole story