Soccer America Daily
Thursday, July 12, 2012
  • Sounders pencil date with history

    [U.S. OPEN CUP] Seattle Sounders coach Sigi Schmid says the talk can begin. The Sounders will go for an unprecedented fourth straight Lamar Hunt ... Read the whole story

  • Fluke goal eludes MacMath, pushes Sporting KC past Union

    [U.S. OPEN CUP] Sporting Kansas City will be hosting the 2012 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup final thanks to a 2-0 win over the ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Just not sustainable. ... Spanish soccer is in a very tricky, very difficult financial situation."

    -- Jose Maria Gay, an economics professor at Barcelona University, whose studies estimate Spanish clubs' debts at $7.4 billion. The Spanish government says teams in the top two divisions owed $921 million in unpaid taxes alone last spring, on top of around $735 million in missed contributions to the social security system. (Global Post)

  • Whitecaps' Chiumiento returns to Switzerland

    [MLS TRANSACTIONS] There is one less member of the Vancouver Whitecaps' Swiss contingent as 27-year-old midfielder Davide Chiumiento, their assist leader, is returning home ... Read the whole story

  • MLS Rewind ...

    [WEEK 19] Terry Dunfield's header late in stoppage time gave Toronto FC a 3-2 win over the Vancouver Whitecaps, the club that traded him ... Read the whole story

  • NASL this weekend ...

    [SCOREBOARD] Nick Addlery's sixth goal of the season in the 24th minute was enough to give the Puerto Rico Islanders a 1-0 win over ... Read the whole story