Monthly Archives: August 2008

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 »

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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

UEFA Champions League: Final 32-team field set as group draw looms

After nearly 200 minutes of scoreless soccer, Liverpool avoided the embarrassment of being eliminated before the group stage of the UEFA Champions League thanks to a Dirk Kuyt game-winning goal that gave Liverpool a 1-0 series victory against Belgian champions … Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Power Rankings: Week 22

                                                                             Photo by The SBI MLS Power Rankings are back. Okay, so maybe you … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer | 31 Comments

Who should Bob Bradley call up against Cuba and T&T?

                                                                                      Photo by With three points in the bag after last … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team | 120 Comments

Rough start to CONCACAF Champions League for MLS

So much for SuperLiga’s boost to Major League Soccer’s standing in CONCACAF. The New England Revolution and Chivas USA both lost the opening legs of their first round qualifying matches in the new CONCACAF Champions League on Tuesday night. The … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, European Soccer, Major League Soccer | 63 Comments

Evening Roundup: Edu poised for Old Firm debut, the premature Jozy call-up and the latest Tottenham signing

                                                             Photo by Hello all. With the day winding down, here are some tidbits to pass along after another … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 40 Comments

CONCACAF Champions League kicks off tonight

The New England Revolution and Chivas USA will kick off the first round of the first annual CONCACAF Champions League tonight with the Revs facing Trinidad & Tobago champions Joe Public while Chivas USA is in Panama to face Panamanian … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, Major League Soccer, Mexican Soccer, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- New England Revolution | 58 Comments