Soccer America Daily
Thursday, October 11, 2012
  • U.S. left back jinx hits again

    [ANTIGUA & BARBUDA-USA] U.S. players continue to drop like flies. A day after Landon Donovan and Brek Shea were ruled out for the final ... Read the whole story

  • Four probable starters carrying yellow cards

    [ANTIGUA & BARBUDA-USA] With the USA already depleted in midfield and at left back for Friday's game against Antigua & Barbuda at the Vivian ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "First off, I just hope people will actually realize that I don't try to go to the national team and not play well. I've represented the country in so many games on the biggest stages. Of course, my intention is to do all I can to help the team win. It's a challenge. It's a different role and not an every-day environment, so the challenge is adjusting to that and still finding a way to be effective. Good players do that, and I want to become that."

    -- U.S. forward Jozy Altidore, whom Coach Jurgen Klinsmann left off the roster for World Cup qualifiers on Friday and Tuesday despite Altidore leading the Dutch league in goals with eight for AZ Alkmaar. (

  • Intrigue could surround final U.S. qualifier

    [WORLD CUP 2014 QUALIFYING: Concacaf] How's this for intrigue -- there's the very possible scenario that a USA-Guatemala tie on Tuesday would send both ... Read the whole story

  • My Rabbit Rabbit Rabbit Blog

    [THE PITCH: Bog 29] While the first half of Christen Press' first season in Sweden was an emotional and qualitative roller coaster of brilliant ... Read the whole story

  • Queens park 'ideal' spot for stadium

    [MLS EXPANSION] In the face of local opposition to plans for the home for MLS's proposed 20th franchise, MLS President Mark Abbott called Flushing ... Read the whole story

  • Suspect flees to Mexico City

    [JONES MURDER] A man suspected of murdering New York Red Bulls youth coach Michael Jones reportedly fled to Mexico, getting on board a 1:14 ... Read the whole story

  • Three minutes of Zen from the A League

    [VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] Over-the-top reporting accompanies debuts by Alessandro Del Piero, Emile Heskey and Shinji Ono in Australia's top soccer league. Read the whole story