Soccer America Daily
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
  • Another hectic night of 'Porterball'

    [MLS SPOTLIGHT] It isn't common for MLS teams to face each other in back-to-back games, but in a fluke in the MLS schedule, the ... Read the whole story

  • MLS goalscoring down

    [MAKING A LIST] Major League Soccer scoring is down. The average of 2.24 goals per game is lower than the season average in any ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Alan's comments do not reflect the views or beliefs of our organization. We have always promoted an atmosphere of acceptance and equality in our stadium and amongst our diverse and passionate fans. I am appalled by the use of the hurtful language on the pitch last night. … For our fans, I know the organization has let you down. I will do my best to take the necessary actions to make sure we once again can be viewed as a beacon of diversity, community, and equality."

    -- A statement released by San Jose Earthquakes President Dave Kaval in regards to San Jose forward Alan Gordon directing a homophobic slur at Portland's Will Johnson. (

  • Reis' father-in-law injured in explosion

    [BOSTON MARATHON BOMBING] Bob Odom, the father-in-law of veteran New England Revolution keeper Matt Reis, was injured in Monday's explosion at the site of ... Read the whole story

  • Rapinoe starts in Lyon's Champions League win

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Megan Rapinoe started for two-time defending champion Lyon in its 3-0 win over French rival Juvisy before almost 22,000 fans at the ... Read the whole story

  • Barrera returns to Tri for Candlestick match

    [MEXICO] In its first game since its 0-0 tie with the USA in World Cup 2014 qualifying, Mexico faces Peru Wednesday at San Francisco's ... Read the whole story

  • Cisse, Reus, Iniesta and Drogba drop dazzling skills

    [VIDEO PICK: Magic Feet] Two minutes of Europe's most aesthetically appealing skills tightly edited with a heavy dose of Champions League flavor thrown in ... Read the whole story