Soccer America Daily
Wednesday, November 2, 2011
  • KC's Bunbury leaves sophomore jinx behind

    [MLS SPOTLIGHT] The sophomore season of Sporting Kansas City forward Teal Bunbury might have seemed jinxed when he labored for nearly four months without ... Read the whole story

  • Defending champ draws poorly

    [MLS ATTENDANCE] The first six playoff games, which included two midweek wild-card games, averaged 14,115 fans. New York, Philly and Real Salt Lake drew ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "This isn't a game. This is serious. This isn't a bluff. Part of it is trying to understand what that means for our business. From our point of view, it's just due diligence. You have to understand your options. We're trying to understand the depth of interest in Baltimore."

    -- D.C. United President Kevin Payne on soccer fans in the Baltimore area receiving an MLS-commissioned survey to gauge interest about a team playing there through expansion or relocation. The survey alarmed supporters of D.C. United, which has failed to find a replacement for RFK Stadium in Washington and is entertaining proposals from Baltimore. (Washington Post Soccer Insider)

  • MLS this weekend ...

    [DATEBOOK] Both MLS conference finals will be played on Sunday. Sporting Kansas City will host the Houston Dynamo (TV: FOX Soccer, 5:30 pm ET) ... Read the whole story

  • Barca and Milan go through, APOEL stays on top

    [UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Barcelona (which got a hat trick from Lionel Messi in its 4-0 win over Viktoria Plzen) and AC Milan (which settled ... Read the whole story

  • Head Strong: Nodding home from half-field

    [VIDEO PICK] Ryujiro Ueda of the J-League Division 2's Fagiano Okayama scored on a header from inside his own half in a 1-0 win ... Read the whole story