Special Edition
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
  • MLS and NBC strike historic deal

    [TELEVISION WATCH] MLS reached a three-year agreement with NBC and NBC Sports Group to show 45 MLS games and four U.S. men's national team ... Read the whole story

  • 'It's going to take all hands on deck'

    [USA-MEXICO] Rivalry games are tough assignments for brand-new coaches, and Jurgen Klinsmann will learn much about his player pool when the Americans tackle Mexico ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "Our new partnership with the NBC Sports Group is a significant step forward for Major League Soccer and U.S. Soccer. The NBC Sports Group is world-renowned for its award-winning coverage, superb broadcast quality and promotional expertise. We are excited to be part of NBC's ambitious plans for soccer, and look forward to reaching a considerable audience on multiple platforms."

    -- MLS Commissioner Don Garber on the agreement to show MLS and national team games on NBC and NBC Sports Network.

  • American soccer this week ...

    [DATEBOOK] With a game in hand, the Western New York Flash has the edge on the Philadelphia Independence with which it is tied for ... Read the whole story

  • 2011 Under-20 World Cup this week ...

    [SCOREBOARD] Host Colombia needed a penalty kick from star James Rodriguez in stoppage time to beat Costa Rica, 3-2, and Mexico edged Cameroon in ... Read the whole story