Monthly Archives: November 2008

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

  Good morning folks.  We have a full slate of games on tap today for those of you who plan on getting your fill of soccer on TV in between your Christmas shopping and eating leftover turkey. Here is a … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Soccer on TV, Your Running Commentary | 64 Comments

SBI European Club Top 25

Somebody finally slowed down Barcelona last week. Now there is a team this week capable of handing Barca its first loss in months. Sevilla has moved up to No. 14 in the SBI Top 25 European club rnakings, but Freddy … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 33 Comments

This weekend’s soccer on TV

Admit it, after spending the recent Thanksgiving Holiday indulging in food and family time, you are ready to sit in front of a TV all weekend and watch some good soccer. Well, if that is your plan then this is … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Mexican Soccer, Soccer on TV | 10 Comments

Kinnear staying at Newcastle: The TFC effect

  Newcastle manager Joe Kinnear had the interim tag removed from his title on Friday, meaning Kinnear will be the Magpies manager for the remainder of the season. The development should put to rest very real concerns in Toronto that … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, MLS- Toronto FC | 29 Comments

You Write the Caption: Best of the Freddie Ljungberg Edition

    Hello all. It's time to pick the best entries from the Freddie Ljungberg Edition of You Write the Caption. With the MLS Expansion Draft having brought the 2009 Sounders closer into focus, what better time to poke fun at … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Seattle Sounders, You Write the Caption | 19 Comments

A closer look at the MLS Expansion Draft

As far as expansion drafts go, it is tough to say that Seattle Sounders FC had a great one. Sure, the newest MLS expansion team scored some gems, including a bona fide target striker and some quality midfield threats, but … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Expansion, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 42 Comments

Happy Thanksgiving from SBI

Good afternoon folks. It is Thanksgiving Day and while much of America will be taking in some American Football, I know there are plenty of you who still crave your soccer. Even on a day like Thanksgiving, there is soccer … Continue reading »

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Houston edges Luis Angel Firpo, reaches Champions League quarters

  Brian Ching's 13th-minute goal was enough to help the Houston Dynamo earn a place in the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals with a 1-0 victory against CD Luis Angel Firpo on Wednesday night. The Dynamo defense rebounded well from its … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, Major League Soccer, MLS- Houston Dynamo | 31 Comments