Soccer America Daily
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
  • Mexico finally gets a win, edging Reggae Boyz

    [WORLD CUP 2014 QUALIFYING: Concacaf] The USA will face a desperate Jamaica in Kingston on Friday. The Reggae Boyz remain winless after four games ... Read the whole story

  • Klinsmann's men arrive early in Jamaica

    [JAMAICA-USA] The U.S. national team landed in Jamaica on Tuesday for its Friday World Cup qualifier, arriving a day earlier than usual for an ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "My family didn't believe I was going to be a soccer player as I hadn't succeeded in trials at local clubs. They told me I should do something else. My parents said they weren’t going to support me so I decided to sell my [PlayStation] games console to buy the bus ticket so I could go and do trials."

    -- Brazilian defender Dante, who celebrated 2013 Champions League, Bundesliga and German Cup titles with Bayern Munich, explains how his path to stardom began -- buying a bus ticket for 1,600-mile trip to what turned out to be a successful tryout with Parana. (Metro)

  • Herculez Gomez joins Tijuana's U.S. contingent

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] U.S. striker Herculez Gomez has left Santos Laguna for Tijuana Xolos, the Mexican Apertura 2012 league champion and 2013 Copa Libertadores quarterfinalist ... Read the whole story

  • Philly's Jack McInerney aims at Columbus

    [MLS SCHEDULE: Week 15] Philadelphia's Jack McInerney will aim to extend his MLS scoring lead when the Union hosts Columbus in MLS's lone midweek ... Read the whole story

  • Polish duo isn't quite Messi and Alves

    [VIDEO PICK: Magic Feet] In April, Lionel Messi and Dani Alves provided some of the most incredible footage all season by keeping a ball ... Read the whole story