Soccer America Daily
Thursday, March 28, 2013
  • Walking wounded on the mend

    [USA MEN] Injuries or illness forced eight foreign-based players -- four last-minute casualties -- to miss the March World Cup qualifiers against Costa Rica ... Read the whole story

  • FMF secretary general: 'We're with Chepo 100 percent'

    [MEXICO] Jose Manuel de la Torre's reign as Mexico national team coach began with 12 wins in 12 competitive games -- six wins at ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "I strongly believe in having a coach -- and I think the ownership feels that way too -- that has so much invested in the city. Believe me, nobody feels worse than Frank in terms of the results thus far. He has so much invested in the city, and he has so much invested in the team, being part of the team, having the history that he had. From that standpoint, clearly he's focused on making the right adjustments in order to get us on the right path."

    -- Chicago Fire president of soccer operations Javier Leon giving Coach Frank Klopas a vote of confidence despite the MLS club's 0-3-1 start during which it's scored just one goal and allowed nine. Klopas grew up in Chicago and has played and coach both indoors and outdoors in the Windy City. (MLSSoccer.com)

  • No snow forecast for Colorado-Portland

    [MLS SCHEDULE: Week 5] Montreal (4-0-0) puts its perfect record on the line Saturday when it travels to Sporting Kansas City. In other matchups ... Read the whole story

  • Averbuch scores in losing effort for Gothenburg FC

    [UEFA WOMEN'S CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] U.S. international Yael Averbuch scored for Gothenburg FC on a volley, but the goal went for naught as French club ... Read the whole story

  • Sky Blue FC wins first clash of league teams

    [NWSL] They faced each other in WPS, but Wednesday's meeting between Sky Blue FC and the Boston Breakers was the first pitting two NWSL ... Read the whole story

  • Berbatov, Navas and Hazard display nimble feet

    [VIDEO PICK: Magic feet] Another terrific two minutes of the best skills Europe has to offer enhanced by slick editing and put to music ... Read the whole story