The final weekend of the MLS regular-season won't be a lame-duck day as far as the playoffs are concerned. At least three spots will … Read the whole story
"Whatever. Learning experience. These are adults. They should learn this stuff by now."
-- Los Angeles Galaxy coach Bruce Arena after being asked if Sunday's 5-2 home loss to Portland was a learning experience for his players.
In a 4-1 win over Philadelphia that secured the Eastern Conference's top playoff seed for the New York Red Bulls, Mike Grella scored seven … Read the whole story
"I don't like when people talk about our payroll being so low because I think it belittles our players. I think we have a really talented team. Yeah, we don't have the big superstars that you spend $5 million a pop on a guy, but we have a really balanced team, a really talented team, and I think I'd take my group of players over any group of players in this league and I truly mean that."
-- New York Red Bull coach Jesse Marsch, after his team clinched first place in the Eastern Conference, upon being asked about being successful without having a high payroll.
Of the 13 foreign-based players who were on the U.S. roster for its games against Mexico and/or Costa Rica, nine saw action last weekend … Read the whole story
"I never had money given to anyone to acquire votes for the awarding of the 2006 football World Cup to Germany. And I am certain that no other member of the bidding committee did it either."
-- Franz Beckenbauer, who headed Germany's bid committee for the 2006 World Cup, denies allegations that bribes were involved in bringing the tournament to Germany. (AP)
U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann put a silver lining on the last week's losses, 3-2 to Mexico in the Concacaf Cup and 1-0 to Costa … Read the whole story
USA falls to Nigeria in U-17 World Cup opener The USA opened its U-17 World Cup campaign with a 2-0 loss to defending champion … Read the whole story
The medical team of Greek second division club Ergotelis seemed to be adding injury to injury when it dropped midfielder Leonardo Koutris from the … Read the whole story
U.S. women's national team coach Jill Ellis called in eight players who were not part of the Women's World Cup for the matches against … Read the whole story
Trailing in the last minute of regulation, the Rochester Rhinos rallied to send the USL final against the LA Galaxy II into overtime, where … Read the whole story