Soccer America Daily
Thursday, February 16, 2012
  • Time running out for Arsenal's Wenger

    [WORLD VIEW] Can it get any worse for Arsenal without Arsene Wenger saying enough is enough? The Gunners fell at AC Milan, 4-0, on ... Read the whole story

  • Seattle is on fast track with Concacaf test looming

    [MLS SPOTLIGHT] Unlike the past two preseasons, getting two goals in a 120-minute game against Columbus Wednesday that also featured three red cards didn’t ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "FIFA has contacted the Argentinian FA (AFA) with regards to a potential change of name of the Liga de Primera Division. … FIFA has requested the AFA to provide further information on this matter, and reminded the AFA of Art. 3 of the FIFA Statutes which prohibits any kind of discrimination against a country, private person or group of people on account of ethnic origin, gender, language, religion, politics or any other reason."

    -- FIFA issues a statement regarding reports that Argentina's top league, the Liga de Primera Division, is considering changing its name to the "Crucero General Belgrano First Division" after the General Belgrano cruiser that was sunk by a British Royal Navy submarine during the Falklands War and resulted in the loss of 323 Argentine lives in 1982. (MailOnline)

  • MLS preseason this week ...

    [SCOREBOARD] The Seattle Sounders beat the Columbus Crew, 2-0, on goals by Fredy Montero and Cordell Cato in a preseason match that featured three ... Read the whole story

  • Barbasol is new face of the Crew

    [MLS BUSINESS] Barbasol, whose connection with sports goes back to the turn of the last century when Babe Ruth and Knute Rockne were spokespersons ... Read the whole story

  • USA will face Scotland and Antigua & Barbuda in Florida

    [DATEBOOK] Florida is no longer represented in MLS, but it remains an important state for international action. The U.S. national team will face Scotland ... Read the whole story