Soccer America Daily
Thursday, October 20, 2011
  • Portland alive after ousting D.C. United

    [MLS PLAYOFF RACE] Had MLS not expanded its playoff field from eight teams to 10, the Wednesday night encounter at RFK Stadium between D.C. ... Read the whole story

  • MLS this weekend ...

    [SCOREBOARD] Matt Besler's goal gave Sporting Kansas City a 1-0 win at D.C. United that clinched the Eastern Conference title. The Houston Dynamo leapfrogged ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "They're absolutely dead in there. That's the way you want to go down -- every guy basically not being able to walk after the game. I'm proud of that fact."

    -- D.C. United coach Ben Olsen, referring to his players in the locker room after a 1-1 tie with Portland eliminated United from the playoff race. (Washington Post)

  • Rapids still alive despite loss

    [CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] The Colorado Rapids fell at Santos of Mexico, 2-0, Wednesday in the Concacaf Champions League but will still qualify for the ... Read the whole story

  • Concacaf Champions League this week ...

    [SCOREBOARD] UNAM clinched first place and the second berth in in the quarterfinals of the Concacaf Champions League with a 1-0 win over FC ... Read the whole story

  • How to end FIFA's culture of corruption

    [MY VIEW] Ravaged by scandal after scandal, FIFA finds its reputation in tatters. To address the problems, FIFA president Sepp Blatter is expected announce ... Read the whole story

  • APOEL surprises, Dortmund disappoints

    [UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE Day 3: What we learned ...] After Day 3 of the UEFA Champions League, only Real Madrid is perfect with three ... Read the whole story

  • Jerome scores in Czech Republic

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Stefan Jerome, the 19-year-old striker from Florida, scored his first goal for Czech club Sigma Olomouc in its 1-0 win Sezimovo Usti ... Read the whole story

  • Thirty players called into the HDC

    [U.S. UNDER-18 WOMEN] U.S. Soccer women's technical director April Heinrichs has called up 30 players, 25 of them born in 1994 with five born ... Read the whole story