Monthly Archives: September 2008

Vegas investment group eyeing piece of Columbus Crew

Las Vegas and Columbus. You’re probably thinking there couldn’t be two more different American cities. They actually have a few things in common. While they both have plenty of party-happy college students and both love college football (though in Vegas, … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Columbus Crew, MLS- Expansion | 82 Comments

SBI European Club Top 25

September is about to draw to a close and it is difficult to deny that one club, Chelsea, has looked like the class of Europe so far this season. This is the first official installment of SBI’s European Club Top … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 21 Comments

Who is your MLS Player of the Month?

                                                            Photo by With the MLS schedule for September now over, it is time for members of the media to … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer | 14 Comments

Morning Morning Center Back: Here comes the West

                                                                          Photo by Yes, I will admit it. I thought the MLS Western Conference was … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer | 20 Comments

Americans Abroad: Weekend Rewind

Big, bad Brad Friedel posted another victory last weekend as he and Aston Villa kept on rolling. Friedel was one of few bright spots for Americans Abroad last weekend. How bad were things? Consider this linep of Americans: ——————————Jozy Altidore—————————– … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 67 Comments

D.C. United at FC Dallas: Your Running Commentary

D.C. United is in Texas today to take on FC Dallas in a battle of teams on the fring of the playoff race (3pm, Telefutura). D.C. has lost its grip on a playoff spot, at least temporarily, and can regain … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- FC Dallas | 17 Comments

Red Bulls Rewind: Rapids expose Red Bulls defense

                                           Photo by Five goals allowed in one game. Not three. Not four. Five. The New York Red Bulls defense hadn’t given up more than … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 26 Comments

Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

Hello everybody. Today’s soccer action is already well under way but there are still plenty of matches taking place, including the highly-anticipated Milan Derby. Here is today’s remaining TV schedule: 11am– FSC- Manchester City at Wigan 11am– GolTV- Schalke 04 … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Soccer on TV | 17 Comments