Soccer America Daily
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
  • NYCFC's first hire is an obvious choice

    [MLS SPOTLIGHT] The first hire by New York City FC was a no-brainer. Former U.S. national team captain and U.S. Soccer youth technical director ... Read the whole story

  • History is not on new expansion team's side

    [MLS SPOTLIGHT] You don't think of Manchester City or the New York Yankees when the term "expansion team" pops up. They won't want to ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "It's like Harry Potter -- but it's about soccer. There's no Harry Potter flying on his f****** stick -- just soccer."

    -- Borussia Dortmund coach Juergen Klopp describes the latest book written by his wife, Ulla Klopp: "Tom and the Magic Soccer Ball in Africa," the sequel to "Tom and the Magic Soccer Ball." (The Guardian)

  • League increases suspension, fines Boswell

    [MLS DISCIPLINE] A vicious head-butt to New England forward Dimitry Imbongo has prompted the MLS Disciplinary Committee to suspend Houston defender Bobby Boswell an ... Read the whole story

  • Mixed success for Yanks in England

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] England remains the desired destination for Americans seeking to play abroad. Unlike Germany, where most of the Americans are German-born and -bred, ... Read the whole story

  • Rapinoe's Lyon close to completing near-perfect season

    [UEFA WOMEN'S CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Americans will be represented in both Champions Leagues being played this week in London. Former U.S. U-17 Nevin Subotic is ... Read the whole story

  • Bundesliga boss launches blistering attack on Qatar

    [WORLD CUP 2022] Criticism of FIFA's decision to hold the 2022 World Cup in Qatar heated up as German Christian Seifert, the chief executive ... Read the whole story

  • Parma pulls off picture perfect free kick in Serie A finale

    [VIDEO PICK: Golazo] Parma's clockwork implementation of an ingenious and devastating free kick routine generated a gorgeous opening goal in its final game of ... Read the whole story