Monthly Archives: April 2008

Matt Kassel called in to U.S. Under-20 camp in England

Red Bulls youth prospect Matt Kassel was one of 18 players selected to take part in a U.S. Under-20 national team camp in Manchester, England next week. The U.S. team will play friendlies against the reserve teams from Bolton (May … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- New York Red Bulls, U.S. Youth National Teams | 19 Comments

Los Angeles Galaxy 5, Chivas USA 2: A Supporter’s View

It had the makings of a tightly-contested rivalry match. The LA Galaxy and Chivas USA were tied 2-2 late in the second half in a match that looked destined to be a tie. At least before the Chivas USA imploded, … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- LA Galaxy | 21 Comments

SBI MLS Player of the Week/Weak

It is rare to find a performance so thoroughly dominant that it overshadows the kind of games we saw this weekend, but Landon Donovan had that sort of performance. The Los Angeles Galaxy forward had THREE goals and an assist … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- LA Galaxy | 39 Comments

Americans Abroad: Weekend Rewind

                                                          Photo by ISI Photos Fulham is still alive. Yes, you read that right, the Cottagers’ hopes of avoiding relegation stayed … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team, U.S. Men's Olympic Team | 31 Comments

Toronto FC 2, Wizards 0: A Supporter’s View

With one beautiful free kick goal, Amado Guevara helped secure the three points for Toronto FC and helped TFC extend its winning streak to three matches. Is this really the same team that started the season so poorly? The easy … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Sporting Kansas City, MLS- Toronto FC | 18 Comments

SBI MLS Best XI: Week Five

Week five of the MLS season feature some truly standout individual performances that made it extremely difficult to select a Best XI for the week. Some picks were easy, like Landon Donovan, who netted a hat-trick AND an assist in … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, SBI MLS Best XI | 52 Comments