Soccer America Daily
Friday, March 23, 2012
  • Shorthanded Cuba no problem for rampant Americans

    [USA-CUBA] A 6-0 thrashing of Cuba in its Concacaf Olympic qualifying opener Thursday didn't stretch the U.S. under-23s to any significant extent, yet it ... Read the whole story

  • U.S. player ratings

    [USA-CUBA REPORT CARD] Joe Corona (three goals) and Mix Diskerud (two assists) were outstanding for the USA in its 6-0 win over Cuba. Soccer ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "In effect he was dead in that time [78 minutes], Fabrice was in a type of cardiac arrest where the heart is showing lots of electrical activity but no muscular activity. It's something that often responds to drugs and shocks. Now heaven knows why, but Fabrice had, in total, 15 shocks. He had a further 12 shocks in the ambulance."

    -- Bolton's club doctor Jonathan Tobin on midfielder Fabrice Muamba, who suffered a heart attack during a game on Saturday. Muamba was responding appropriately to questions and was able to make jokes within five days. (CNN Wire)

  • Olympic qualifying this week ...

    [SCOREBOARD] Goalkeeper Michal Misiewicz made two big saves and Canada held on to tie El Salvador, 0-0, in the opening Group A game in ... Read the whole story

  • MLS Rewind ...

    [WEEK 3] Chivas USA pulled the biggest upset of the young MLS season when it won, 1-0, at Real Salt Lake on rookie Casey ... Read the whole story

  • AZ's triple dream dies

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Jozy Altidore's AZ saw its 26-game unbeaten streak at home end when it fell to Heracles, 4-2, in overtime in the semifinals ... Read the whole story

  • Yanks advance in UEFA Women's Champions League

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Three Americans moved into the semifinals of the UEFA Women's Champions League with wins. Goalie Alyssa Naeher earned her second shutout and ... Read the whole story

  • Clubs gear up for 2012 openers

    [USL PRO PRESEASON] USL PRO clubs are gearing up for the 2012 season scheduled to begin on April 6. In preseason action, the Richmond ... Read the whole story