[GOLEADORES] No American approached Lionel Messi's 91 goals, but it was a good year for U.S. goal scorers. Three players -- Chris Wondolowski (27), … Read the whole story
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Goalies Tim Howard (Everton) and Brad Guzan (Aston Villa) suffered home losses on the final weekend of the year in the English … Read the whole story
"There is no very strong professional league. They have just the MLS but they have no professional leagues which are recognized by the American society."
-- FIFA President Sepp Blatter, telling Al-Jazeera professional soccer is still struggling in the United States 18 years after it hosted the World Cup. (Al-Jazeera @21:27)
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Stuart Holden took another step in his latest comeback, playing for Bolton Wanderers in an indoor scrimmage played behind-closed-doors against Wigan. Bolton … Read the whole story
[AMERICANS ABROAD] The new NWSL was launched in part to keep U.S. women's stars from moving abroad, but midfield star Megan Rapinoe will begin … Read the whole story