Soccer America Daily
Friday, February 10, 2012
  • Keane's success strengthens image of MLS

    [MLS CONFIDENTIAL] No doubt Landon Donovan's second -- and so far equally successful -- loan spell with Everton is improving the image of MLS, ... Read the whole story

  • MLS preseason this week ...

    [SCOREBOARD] MLS exhibitions this weekend are highlighted by a rematch of the MLS Cup 2011 finalists, Los Angeles and Houston, Friday at the Home ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "We have been inundated with applications from the cheeky to the outlandish. We've had one from an 11-year-old boy who obviously has high ambitions in the game and we have a Playstation manager of 2010 who fancies his chances having won a competition. We've also had Sven Goran Eriksson apply, but he won't be coming."

    -- Leeds United chairman Ken Bates rules out candidates for the club's head coaching job, including a child and former England coach Sven Goran Eriksson. (ESPN.com)

  • CNN's soccer-basher suspended for homophobic tweet

    [MEDIA WATCH] Roland Martin is a dinosaur. He acknowledges he likes to take a swipe at soccer every chance he gets, but his bosses ... Read the whole story

  • At least it made a nice photo op

    [WORLD VIEW] The photo in the Trinidad Express said it all: T&T; international Anthony Wolfe stood in the street directing a truck carrying away ... Read the whole story

  • Real Madrid and Barcelona head rich list

    [MONEY MATTERS] By a considerable margin, Real Madrid and Barcelona are soccer's biggest moneymakers. Real tops the annual list compiled by accounting firm Deloitte ... Read the whole story

  • USA to host Brazil in World Cup qualifying tuneup

    [DATEBOOK] The U.S. national team will host five-time World Cup champion Brazil May 30 at FedExField in Landover, Md. (TV: ESPN2, ESPN3 and Univision, ... Read the whole story