Soccer America Daily
Monday, February 13, 2012
  • Liverpool and Red Sox in a mess of trouble

    [WORLD VIEW] One wonders what Boston Red Sox owner John Henry is thinking he's gotten himself into. Sixteen months after his Fenway Sports Group ... Read the whole story

  • Davies returns to action for Sochaux

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Twenty-eight months after his last appearance in Ligue 1, Charlie Davies returned to action for French club Sochaux, coming on as a ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "If our family is to be part of something, we want to be sure we have a chance to compete year in and year out. You don't have salary caps and you have certain team owners that can spend year in and year out. I'd rather give the money to charity to be honest."

    -- Robert Kraft, whose family owns MLS's New England Revolution and NFL's New England Patriots on why it decided not to pursue ownership of English Premier League club Liverpool, which ended up in the hands of Boston Red Sox owner John Henry and his Fenway Sports Group. (TalkSport)

  • MLS preseason this week ...

    [SCOREBOARD] The Portland Timbers remained unbeaten in preseason with a 2-0 win over the Houston Dynamo Sunday thanks to goals by James Marcelin and ... Read the whole story

  • Red Bulls sign well-traveled Palsson

    [MLS TRANSACTIONS] The New York Red Bulls signed 20-year-old defensive midfielder Victor Palsson, who was born to an Icelandic father and Portuguese mother, spent ... Read the whole story

  • Morgan comes to the rescue

    [USA-NEW ZEALAND] From off the bench or in the starting lineup, there's no stopping Alex Morgan. In a rare start, the U.S. forward, who ... Read the whole story

  • Zambia triumphs on date with destination

    [AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS] Almost 19 years after its national team perished in a plane crash off the coast of Gabon, Zambia returned to ... Read the whole story

  • Another hat trick by Cristiano Ronaldo

    [GOLEADORES] Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo scored his sixth hat trick in 22 games and upped his La Liga-leading total to 27 goals. For leading ... Read the whole story