Monthly Archives: May 2009

U.S. national team practice report

by GIANFRANCO PANIZO For the first time since this week's training camp began, the United States men's national team practiced on artificial turf on Saturday morning as they continued preparations for their looming World Cup qualifier against Costa Rica. The U.S. national team gathered … Continue reading »

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Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

  Today is the big day. This is effectively the last weekend of the European club season (of the major leagues at least) and also the last weekend for some Americans to bring home some silverware. U.S. national team goalkeeper Tim … Continue reading »

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World Cup 2010 update

BY DYLAN BUTLER Dr. Danny Jordaan, the CEO of the Local Organizing Committee for the 2010 FIFA World Cup, held a press briefing at the South African Consulate General in Manhattan Friday afternoon to give an update on South Africa's … Continue reading »

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U.S. national team practice report

by GIANFRANCO PANIZO MIAMI- With the United States' men's national team halfway through their training camp, head coach Bob Bradley feels that the team has prepared well so far in South Florida during the build-up to next week's World Cup … Continue reading »

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Howard leads contingent of Americans going for trophies this weekend

                                                                                            Photo by Four U.S. national team players will have a chance to add some silverware to their collections this weekend before taking part in upcoming World Cup qualifiers. Tim Howard, Maurice Edu, DaMarcus Beasley and Jose Francisco … Continue reading »

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WPS Week 10: A Look Ahead

By CHRISTA MANN The fast approaching Week 10 in Women's Professional Soccer has match ups between the St. Louis Athletica and L.A Sol, Jersey's Sky Blue FC and the Boston Breakers, and the Bay Area and Washington Freedom. The Chicago … Continue reading »

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