Soccer America Daily
Monday, March 12, 2012
  • Real Salt Lake rally highlights opening weekend

    [MLS WRAP] Seven games were played on Saturday and Sunday as MLS kicked off its 17th season; Real Salt Lake dropped the defending champion ... Read the whole story

  • White lives up to billing

    [TELEVISION WATCH] All the pre-game buildup was about Kyle Martino working "Between the Benches," but the star of the debut of MLS on NBC ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "This game is on me. It's my fault. I should have used fresher bodies. We hit the wall and made mistakes that are attributed to fatigue. The travel, the two games this week added up to being a pretty tired team over the last 20 minutes, and it cost us the game. I take full responsibility for that."

    -- Los Angeles Galaxy coach Bruce Arena after the defending champion fell at home, 3-1, to Real Salt Lake in its 2012 season opener. Arena started nine players who played 90 minutes in Wednesday's 2-2 Concacaf Champions League tie at Toronto. (

  • MLS Rewind ...

    [WEEK 1] The pouring rain sweeping down the West Coast did not dampen the Portland Timbers in their home opener against the Philadelphia Union. ... Read the whole story

  • Gomez outduels Beasley

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] DaMarcus Beasley put Puebla ahead in the first half, but 2010 U.S. World Cup teammate Herculez Gomez responded with two goals in ... Read the whole story

  • Howard's Everton on roll, Ream earns assist

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Tim Howard held off Tottenham to help Everton extend its unbeaten streak to seven games with a 1-0 win over Brad Friedel's ... Read the whole story

  • Ohai sparks late U.S. comeback

    [CONCACAF UNDER-20 WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP] The USA rallied for two goals in the last 12 minutes to beat Canada, 2-1, and win the 2012 Concacaf ... Read the whole story

  • Amazing Messi hits No. 50

    [GOLEADORES] Lionel Messi followed up on his five-goal Champions League performance in the midweek with two La Liga goals to give him 50 for ... Read the whole story