• Soccer America Online Q&A with Editors: 1/29/96
    Alex Betaneli, Madison WI Would there be any games shown on TV from 1996 European Championship? No announcement has been made, but ESPN and/or ESPN2 may show some matches. Jeff Wander, Honesdale PA Should the number of foreign players allowed on college soccer teams be limited in order to provide more scholarships and opportunity to U.S. players? Isn't it true the numbers of foreign players in certain leagues around the world is limited in this fashion? It is impossible to legislate the number of foreigners on a college team. As it is, ...
  • Soccer America On-Line Q&A
    Kevin James Baxter Baltimore Do you see a time when the MSL will merge with the NPSL and CISL? No. When you write MSL, I assume you mean MLS (it's a mistake we make all the time, too). MLS is concentrating on outdoors and the NPSL and CISL are indoor leagues. There has to something of value that these leagues see in each other, and there just isn't anything MLS would have interest in at this time other than a few players. Bradley Condo What's the SA email list? Several e-mailers have ...
  • MLS: Lassiter to stay with Mutiny
    Roy Lassiter, who led MLS in scoring his first season with the Tampa Bay Mutiny, is returning to the Mutiny after signing a three-year contract. The agreement makes him one of the top paid players in MLS, according to the Tampa Tribune. He had 25 goals in the regular season, six in the playoffs and one in the U.S. Open Cup for the Mutiny last season. He had been on loan to Italian club Genoa of but failed to score in limited play in Serie B. Lassiter will play for the United States at ...
  • Soccer America Online Q&A With Editors
    Gary D. Rowcliffe Knoxville, Tenn. As a long, long, longtime subscriber I have always been delighted with your magazine. I have over the years come to also rely on World Soccer magazine for information, and over the past three years have come to rely on the team publication "Manchester United" magazine for even more in-depth information. As of this Christmas, I am now online with the Soccernet and get the "Daily Mail" match updates shortly after the match ends. Now if only I could get a satellite dish that beamed into Old Trafford, I would be very happy. ...
  • SA Online Poll Results: December, 1995 ('Overage' Olympic Choices)
    Keller, Reyna and Balboa The following are the results of the recent Soccer America Online Poll in which 533 soccer fans gave their three choices for the "overage" spots U.S. Olympic team coach Bruce Arena can fill: 1. Kasey Keller 227 votes. 2. Claudio Reyna 189. 3. Marcelo Balboa 187. 4. Alexi Lalas 159. 5. Tab Ramos 144. 6. Eric Wynalda, John Harkes 108. 8.Ernie Stewart 79. 9. Cobi Jones 69. 10. Brad Friedel 60. 11. Joe-Max Moore 48. 12. Tony Meola 40. 13. Roy Lassiter 35. 14. Thomas Dooley 32. 15. Juergen Sommer 27. 16. ...