Monthly Archives: June 2009

Confederations Cup Top 10 Goals

Admit it, you miss the Confederations Cup. You miss having international matches every day and the World Cup-like feel the tournament gave the month of June. We can’t bring the tournament back, but we can take a look back at … Continue reading »

Posted in Confederations Cup | 19 Comments

Sounders-Timbers headlines U.S. Open Cup Third Round

  By SEAN RUBIO One of the biggest rivalries in American soccer will be rekindled as long-time foes Portland Timbers and Seattle Sounders FC highlight the third round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. The Pacific Northwest clash headlines … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, U.S. Open Cup | 56 Comments

Report: Edgar Castillo “would play for the United States”

                                                  Photo by Edgar Castillo has apparently changed his mind. Two years after saying he wouldn't play for the United States even if called, the American-born defender is open to the idea of playing for the U.S. national team despite … Continue reading »

Posted in Mexican Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 148 Comments

Mid-Day Musings (Cervi receives passport, Confed Cup thoughts and more)

As the American Soccer landscape takes a bit of a breather after Confederations Cup and before the CONCACAF Gold Cup, there is plenty to discuss. Here are some news items, topics and tidbits to go over as we get through … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Confederations Cup, Major League Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 29 Comments

Red Bulls sign Bouna Coundoul, waive Conway

                                                                              Photo by The New York Red Bulls have completed the signing of goalkeeper Bouna Coundoul to a contract through 2012, sources confirmed to SBI on Monday. To make room for Coundoul, the Red Bulls have waived goalkeeper Jon … Continue reading »

Posted in BREAKING NEWS, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 53 Comments

European clubs eyeing Clark and Davies

                                                                                 Photo by by GIANFRANCO PANIZO When the U.S. national team closed out its historic run in the Confederations Cup on Sunday, one got the sense that it would only be a matter of time before European suitors came calling for some … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Confederations Cup, European Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 75 Comments