Soccer America Daily
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
  • Deuce at his greatest: The Fulham years

    Young Americans headed to Europe can only dream of having the career that Clint Dempsey had in England. Read the whole story

  • Clint Dempsey's goals were many, spectacular and crucial for the USA

    Clint Dempsey's goals for the USA included strikes against Brazil, England, Germany, Ghana, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Belgium -- and many more. Read the whole story

  • What They'e Saying: Clint Dempsey

    "After a lot of thought, my family and I have decided that this is the right time for me to step away from the game. I’d like to thank all of the teammates, coaches and support staff that I’ve worked with throughout my career. It has always been my dream to make it as a pro. I’m grateful to have been on this ride. I would like to thank all of the fans who have supported me throughout my career with the New England Revolution, Fulham, Tottenham, Seattle Sounders and the U.S. Men’s National Team. Y’all have always made me feel at home, and it is something that I will always remember.”

    -- Clint Dempsey, announcing that at the age of 35 he was retiring from the Seattle Sounders and U.S. national team effective immediately.

  • Watch: U.S. Soccer's tribute to Clint Dempsey

    This 3-minute video encapsulates Clint Dempsey's USA career of 141 games and 57 goals with spectacular highlights and his recollections of a fantastic career. Read the whole story

  • Draw: UEFA Champions League group stage

    Pot 1 Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid, Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Man. City, Juventus, Paris SG, Lok. Moscow.
    Pot 2 Bor. Dortmund, Porto, Man. United, Shakhtar Donetsk, Benfica, Napoli, Tottenham, Roma.
    Pot 3 Liverpool, Schalke 04, Lyon, Monaco, Ajax, CSKA Moskou, PSV, Valencia.
    Pot 4 Viktoria Plzen, Club Brugge, Galatasary, Young Boys, Inter Milan, Hoffenheim, Crvena Zvezda, AEK Athens.
    Draw will take place on Thursday at 11:30 am ET (live on UDN and B/R Live).

  • Results: UEFA Champions League playoffs, second leg

    Tuesday, August 28
    Dinamo Zagreb 1 Young Boys 2. (Aggregate: 2-3)
    (Hajrovic 7; Hoarau pen. 64, G. Hoarau 66. Att.: 24,000.)
    AEK Athens 1 Vida 1. (Aggregate: 3-2)
    (Mandalos pen. 47; Nego 57. Attendance: 29,774.)
    Dynamo Kyiv 0 Ajax 0. (Aggregate: 1-3)
    (Att.: 40,131.)
    Wednesday, August 29
    Red Bull Salzburg 2 Crvena Zvezda 2. (Aggregate: 2-2; Crvena Zvezda wins on away goals)
    (Dabour 45, Dabour pen. 48; Mohamed Ben 65, 66. Att.: 26,500.)
    PSV 3 BATE Borisov 0. (Aggregate: 6-2)
    (Bergwijn 14, de Jong 36, Lozano 62.)
    PAOK 1 Benfica 4. (Aggregate: 2-5.)
    (Prijovic 13; Jardel 20, Salvio pen. 26, pen. 49, Pizzi 39. Att.: 26,725.)

  • USA-Mexico: Jonathan Gonzalez gets call-up from Tuca Ferretti

    The former U.S. U-20 is one of four teenagers called up along with Gerardo Arteaga, Roberto Alvarado and Diego Lainez. Read the whole story