Monthly Archives: August 2008

Morning Ticker: UEFA Cup draw set, Saha to Everton and Riera to Liverpool

Good morning all. Today is shaping up to be a very busy day in the soccer world. It’s the last weekday before the close of the transfer window and it is the day before many of the world’s top leagues … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer | 15 Comments

SBI Fantasy MLS Corner

                                                             Photo by If you are a fantasy sports junkie, this might be a tough time a year for … Continue reading »

Posted in Fantasy Soccer, Major League Soccer | 2 Comments

MLS denies blocking any Red Bulls transfer

In the wake of my report on the Red Bull’s quest to sign Mac Kandji and the league’s role in preventing the signing from happening, both MLS deputy commissioner Ivan Gazidis and Red Bulls sporting director Jeff Agoos have come … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 96 Comments

Bradley names USA roster for Cuba/T&T qualifiers

U.S. men’s national team coach Bob Bradley has named his 20-man roster for the upcoming games against Cuba and Trinidad & Tobago. Here it is: GOALKEEPERS : Brad Guzan (Aston Villa: 2/2 SO), Tim Howard (Everton FC: 4/3 SO) DEFENDERS: … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team | 205 Comments

UEFA Champions League Draw is Set

The UEFA Champions League Draw has been completed and, as expected, there are plenty of juicy match-ups. Here are the groups: Group A: Chelsea, Roma, Bordeaux, CFR 1907 Cluj Group B: Inter Milan, Werder Bremen, Panathanaikos, Anorthosis Famagusta Group C: … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 51 Comments

MLS blocks Red Bulls bid for Kandji

The Red Bulls’ quest to sign Macoumba Kandji this season has ended, with Major League Soccer pulling the plug on the potential $200,000 transfer bid for the 23-year-old Senegalese striker. According to sources with knowledge of the transfer discussions, the … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- New York Red Bulls | 203 Comments