Soccer America Daily
Monday, February 24, 2020
  • MLS clubs load up on Designated Players from Latin America

    From its launch in 1996, MLS has always looked to Latin America for talent. In 2020, more than half the DPs hail from Latin ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying: Mike O'Malley

    "Is that where they are going to put the statute, too?"

    -- Former Chico State men's coach Mike O'Malley on hearing one of his former Wildcat players, Chris Wondolowski, is going to have a street named after him next to the San Jose Earthquakes' stadium in San Jose. A permit was filed to change the street from Champion Drive to Wondo Way. (San Jose Mercury News)

  • MLS Preseason: Week 5 results

    Play in MLS preseason wrapped up with 20 teams in action on Friday and Saturday. Read the whole story

  • Yanks Abroad: Weekend Action

    Sunday, February 23
    Austria (Bundesliga) Erik Palmer-Brown, Austria Wien, 90 minutes, 1 goal (2-2 vs. Salzburg)
    Belgium (Pro League) Chris Durkin, St. Truiden, 45 minutes (1-4 at Gent)
    Germany (Bundesliga) John Brooks, Wolfsburg, 90 minutes (4-0 vs. Mainz)
    Germany (3. Liga) Terrence Boyd, Hallescher, 90 minutes (3-5 vs. Unterhaching)
    Mexico (Liga MX) Sebastian Saucedo, UNAM, 52 minutes (1-2 vs. Morelia)
    -- Jonathan Suarez, Queretaro, sub-14 minutes (0-1 vs. Atl. San Luis)
    Mexico (Liga Ascenso) Alonso Hernandez, Alebrijes de Oaxaca, 90 minutes (1-1 at Tampico Madero)
    Netherlands (Eredivisie) Sergino Dest, Ajax, 90 minutes (0-1 at Heracles)
    Scotland (Premier League) Nike Hamalainen, Aberdeen, 90 minutes (1-3 at Celtic)

  • Watch: The acrobatic golazo from Everton's Dominic Calvert-Lewin

    Everton took the lead in its 3-2 loss to Arsenal with this spectacular strike by 22-year-old Dominic Calvert-Lewin within a minute of kickoff. Read the whole story

  • Youth Movement: What's in the news ...

    1. Uly Llanez scored his 11th goal in 14 games for Wolfsburg in its 2-1 win at Energie Cottbus in the U19 Bundesliga. Wolfsburg, which is second in the Nord/Nordost group, two points behind Werder Bremen, has won all seven games in Llanez has scored. He scored twice in the first four games he scored. Llanez also has four assists for Wolfsburg.

    2. Jose Gallegos, who played 14 games for San Antonio FC in the 2019 USL Championship season, scored both goals for Central Catholic High School in a 2-1 win over El Paso Cathedral in the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools Division I final. A week earlier, he scored for San Antonio FC in a preseason match against FC Dallas.

    3. NISA's California United Strikers have signed 15-year-old midfielder Shane Kaemerle, the youngest professional signing in the new league's short history. Kaemerle is a product of Strikers FC-Irvine, the Development Academy program where California United Strikers head coach Don Ebert is technical director.