Soccer America Daily
Friday, December 9, 2011
  • Mourinho's 10 commandments

    [REAL MADRID-BARCELONA] What will it take for Real Madrid to beat Barcelona in their much-awaited Clasico on Saturday at the Bernabeu Stadium (TV: Gol ... Read the whole story

  • El Clasico, by the numbers

    [REAL MADRID-BARCELONA] Real Madrid and Barcelona will meet for a record seventh time this season on Saturday. Here are all the numbers you need ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "It was that I grew up with my mother my whole life. I just wanted to have her last name, because she was the one who raised me."

    -- Chivas USA's 22-year-old midfielder Jorge Villafana, who has legally changed his surname from Flores. Villafana, whose parents divorced when he was a toddler and who's had minimal communication with his father, was named to the U.S. U-23 national team roster for a December camp in preparation for Olympic qualifying in March. (ESPNLA)

  • Adu and four other capped players called up

    [U.S. UNDER-23 MEN] Freddy Adu, who played on the 2008 U.S. Olympic team, was among the 28 players U.S. under-23 national team head coach ... Read the whole story

  • Shea stands above left-sided midfielders

    [BEST OF MLS 2011: Left midfielders] His play for the national team has attracted lukewarm interest from foreign teams, and in his fourth pro ... Read the whole story

  • Goals by Duka and Hertzog not enough

    [GENERATION ADIDAS TOUR] MLS's touring Generation adidas team dropped the first game on its trip to the Netherlands, falling to the Ajax reserves, 4-2, ... Read the whole story