Soccer America Daily
Sunday, January 26, 2014
  • Chandler and Onyewu score decisive goals

    [AMERICANS ABROAD] A pair of World Cup longshots, both defenders, scored on Saturday. Timmy Chandler opened the scoring for Nuremberg in its 4-0 win ... Read the whole story

  • Cudicini, Stephens out at Galaxy, Joseph not with Sounders

    [MLS 2014 COUNTDOWN] As MLS training camps opened around the country, clubs confirmed the departures of more players. Veteran Italian keeper Carlo Cudicini, who ... Read the whole story

  • U.S. U-17s capture another title

    [AEGEAN CUP] Less than six months into its new cycle, the new U.S. under-17 national team is on quite a run. After crushing England ... Read the whole story

  • U.S. men and women open new seasons 24 hours apart

    [THIS WEEK IN SOCCER: Jan. 27-Feb. 2] Both the U.S. men's and women's national teams open their 2014 seasons this week. The week, which ... Read the whole story

  • It's back to work for MLS clubs

    [SEEN AROUND TOWN] While U.S. national team players are back at the National Training Center for their fourth and final week of training, MLS ... Read the whole story

  • Referee downs two players

    [VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] Manchester United's Danny Welbeck and Sunderland's Adam Johnson were on a collision course with referee Mike Jones during an ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "It's ridiculous. I've not got any sympathy for him at all because he's done it to himself. He fell out of a tree when he was trying to get a cat."

    -- Mike Ford, coach of English lower division Oxford United, on his goalkeeper, Victor Francoz, who's in the doghouse after suffering a calf wound while trying to help a kitty that got stuck up a tree. (Oxford Mail)

  • What They're Saying

    "He dribbles like [Andres] Iniesta and he passes like Xavi. I've thought like that for the past few years but I've been wary about saying it. I don't worry now."

    -- Matt Pilkington, the OBGC Rangers coach, who helped to develop phenom Gedion Zelalem, the Maryland youth product who debuted for Arsenal two days before his 17th birthday, in Friday's FA Cup win over Coventry City. (Guardian)

  • Double fracture sidelines young Tico Oviedo

    [WORLD CUP 2014 COUNTDOWN] Young Costa Rican left back Bryan Oviedo, who has had a breakout season for Everton, suffered a double fracture of ... Read the whole story