Soccer America Daily
Friday, August 30, 2013
  • More depth means lots more close calls

    [USA MEN] What do you take away from the roster U.S. national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann named for the World Cup qualifiers Sept. 6 ... Read the whole story

  • Injured Chicharito gets call-up

    [HEXAGONAL COUNTDOWN] Mexican national team coach Jose Manuel de la Torre included Javier Hernandez, who hasn't played yet for Manchester United this season and ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Your statistics are wrong as a start. Very wrong, very wrong but I don't want to discuss that because it's not important. I'll just say it's wrong."

    -- Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho snaps at a reporter who noted that Mourinho has won only three of 15 games against Pep Guardiola, coach of Bayern Munich, which faces Chelsea in the UEFA Super Cup on Friday. Mourinho later acknowledged the stats were probably right. The previous meetings between the two were when Guardiola coached Barcelona against Real Madrid and Inter Milan and Chelsea. (The Guardian)

  • Real Salt Lake and Portland set for round 3

    [MLS SCHEDULE: Week 27] Despite having played three more games, Real Salt Lake will open up an eight-point lead at the top of the ... Read the whole story

  • Friedel makes first Spurs start of season

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] Brad Friedel got his first start of the season for Tottenham in its 3-0 win over Georgia's Dinamo Tbilisi that moved it ... Read the whole story

  • Alajuelense stuns Club America

    [CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Week 3] Alajuelense became the first team to knock off a Mexican club in the 2013-14 edition of the Concacaf Champions ... Read the whole story

  • Strong MLS presence at final four

    [USL PRO: Semifinals] The USL PRO playoffs move into the semifinals with 2011 champion Orlando City against 2012 champion Charleston Battery Friday night at ... Read the whole story

  • There is crying in soccer

    [VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] It has not been reported what the heckling fans screamed, but it was enough to bring Volkan Sen of ... Read the whole story