Soccer America Daily
Friday, October 26, 2012
  • U.S. Soccer and Concacaf pushes back, Conmebol backtracks

    [CENTENNIAL COPA AMERICA] A day after Conmebol, the South American soccer confederation, announced plans for a 16-team Copa America to celebrate the tournament's 100th ... Read the whole story

  • My Fear Blog

    [THE PITCH: Blog 32] Fear can be a great motivator, a power source, but left uncontrolled, it can burn ferociously, laying to ashes everything ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "I guess other players from other teams don't like me that much. I come in and they're already pretty tired and I think they don't really want to chase me around. So the easier option is to put me on the ground."

    -- Philadelphia Union rookie Antoine Hoppenot, who's been used mainly as a sub and scored four goals in 772 minutes of play, on the fact that three opponents have been ejected for fouling him. (MLSSoccer.com)

  • Wondo has one game left to catch Lassiter's record

    [MLS SCHEDULE: Week 33] The MLS regular season concludes this weekend with nine games. Chris Wondolowski needs one goal for the San Jose Earthquakes ... Read the whole story

  • Guatemala's Xelaju ousts Chivas Guadalajara

    [CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Week 6] Chivas Guadalajara became the first Mexican team to not reach the quarterfinals of the Concacaf Champions League when its ... Read the whole story

  • Cherundolo wins duel against Bedoya

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Steve Cherundolo was the only American to win in the Europa League as he captained Hannover 96 in its 2-1 victory over ... Read the whole story

  • Four Americans nominated for FIFA Women's Player of the Year

    [AWARDS] Four Americans -- Carli Lloyd, Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe and Abby Wambach -- are on the 10-player short list for the 2012 FIFA ... Read the whole story

  • Own goal from outside the area in Greece

    [VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] Giourkas Seitaridis showed Lazio some extraordinary hospitality with an embarrassing back pass for Panathinaikos, which gave the visitors a ... Read the whole story

  • Bend it like a Brazilian keeper

    [VIDEO PICK: Golazo] David Beckham couldn't have curled home this deep free kick any sweeter than Guarani's goalkeeper Emerson did on Tuesday. Read the whole story