Soccer America Daily
Thursday, August 30, 2018
  • Report: PSG won't loan out Tim Weah

    L'Equipe reported that the 18-year-old U.S. international is needed to back up PSG's star-studded frontline. Read the whole story

  • Yanks Abroad: Josh Sargent will remain at Bremen and skip September camps

    The 18-year-old forward scored his fourth goal in six games for Werder Bremen's U-23 team in a 1-1 tie in the Regionalliga. Read the whole story

  • Governance structure and Its implication to soccer development

    Governance structure of soccer federations can either be detrimental in the development of the sport or it can be supportive. Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying: Phil Neville

    "We've got this new culture now and the players have even started texting me first. I know every part of their lives. My players love their dogs, I know their dogs' names, I know their partners, I know if they go to the cinema. It's the detail you need to be successful. Thirty WhatsApp groups is a lot but I know everything they're doing. If they have an ice cream, I know about it. I need to know every little thing that will make my players tick."

    -- Phil Neville, the England women's national team coach, on the 30 WhatsApp chats he has set up with his players to help build relationships with them and be able to contact them on a daily basis. (BBC Sport)

  • Watch: Marco Fabian and Carlos Salcedo in lip-reading contest

    Eintracht Frankfurt's Mexican duo of Marco Fabian and Carlos Salcedo crack themselves up doing Bundesliga TV's "whisper challenge." Read the whole story

  • Draw: UEFA Champions League group stage

    Group A: Atletico Madrid, *Bor. Dortmund, Monaco, Club Brugge
    Group B: *Barcelona, Tottenham, *PSV, *Inter Milan
    Group C: Paris SG, Napoli, *Liverpool, *Crvena Zvezda
    Group D: Lok. Moscow, *Porto, Schalke 04, Galatasaray
    Group E: *Bayern Munich, *Benfica, *Ajax, AEK Athens
    Group F: Man. City, Shakhtar Donetsk, Lyon, Hoffenheim
    Group G: *Real Madrid, Roma, CSKA Moscow, Viktoria Plzen
    Group H: *Juventus, *Man.United, Valencia, Young Boys
    *Former champion.

  • Quick Hits: U.S. Abroad, Youth

    Sebastian Soto scored two more goals for German club Hannover 96's U-19s. Teammate Christopher Gloster debuted with Hannover 96 II. Read the whole story