Soccer America Daily
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
  • U.S. moves add intrigue to Mexico match

    [MEXICO-USA] You've got to give Maurice Edu some credit. Faced with the prospect of playing centerback against Mexico's formidable array of attackers in their ... Read the whole story

  • Mattocks gets Reggae Boyz call-up

    [JAMAICA] Vancouver Whitecaps rookie Darren Mattocks, who has scored seven goals since returning to action after suffering burns in a kitchen fire in March, ... Read the whole story

  • MLS Scoreboard ...

    [WEEK 24] Three MLS games are scheduled on Wednesday. Seven players will miss the Vancouver-FC Dallas game and six will be unavailable for Toronto ... Read the whole story

  • Packwood makes pro debut, Grella scores

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Former U.S. U-17 Will Packwood debuted for Birmingham City (League Championship), playing 75 minutes in its 5-1 victory over Barnet in England's ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "This is a great chance for us to let the world know that we take soccer seriously in Puerto Rico. After all, this is the first time in our history that we will play against the reigning world champions."

    -- Puerto Rico coach Jeaustin Campos on his team playing Spain in a friendly on Wednesday in San Juan. Puerto Rico is No. 138 in FIFA's World Rankings; Spain is No. 1. (AP)

  • Sweden-Brazil, a farewell in more ways than one?

    [INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLIES] The Sweden-Brazil match, one of 50-odd international friendlies on tap for Wednesday, is the farewell to Stockholm's Rasunda Stadium, where Brazil beat ... Read the whole story