Soccer America Daily
Thursday, April 18, 2013
  • Rapids newcomers lead rookie class

    [MLS SPOTLIGHT] It isn't easy for a rookie to break into MLS -- only six players have topped the 300-minute mark so far and ... Read the whole story

  • Sporting KC takes over conference lead with another shutout

    [MLS REWIND: Week 8] Sporting Kansas City took over first place in the Eastern Conference with a 1-0 win at the New York Red ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "I would like to apologize to the horse, to all the mounted section, to people of the North East. I am on medication and had been drinking, but that does not excuse what happened. ...I love animals – I've got three dogs, a fish pond out the back and I feed foxes across the road."

    -- Newcastle United fan Barry Rogerson, 45, who was caught on video punching a police horse during rioting in the streets after Sunday's game against Sunderland. Bud, the horse, escaped uninjured and has returned to duty. Rogerson says he's afraid to leave his house for fear of revenge attacks and claims there have been 700 Twitter requests for his address. (Mirror)

  • Costa Rica-USA headed for 'Monster's Lair'

    [HEXAGONAL COUNTDOWN] The process of normalizing relations between the USA and China began over ping pong. When Costa Rica cut diplomatic ties with Taiwan ... Read the whole story

  • Kljestan scores in Anderlecht playoff win

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Sacha Kljestan scored defending champion Anderlecht's third goal in 37th minute as it beat Lokeren, 3-0, for its first win in four ... Read the whole story

  • Tri all tied in knots

    [MEXICO-PERU] Mexico is still looking for its first win of 2013. The Tri's 0-0 tie with Peru in a friendly Wednesday night before 46,288 ... Read the whole story

  • Lionel Messi's amazing feats without a cape

    [VIDEO PICK: La Pulga] We continue following the saga of the world's highest scoring superhero and in today's episode Lionel Messi directs one of ... Read the whole story