Monthly Archives: July 2009

D.C. United 1, L.A. Firpo 1: A Look Back By TRAVIS CLARK It was supposed to be a chance at redemption for D.C. United. A new crack at the CONCACAF Champions League, a competition that saw them post a dismal 0-5-1. But whatever optimism that D.C. coming into … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, MLS- D.C. United | 23 Comments

Red Bulls waive Khano Smith

In what is certainly no surprise, the New York Red Bulls announced today that they have waived Khano Smith. The Bermudian winger was a bust for the Bulls, starting in just six of eight games and was productive in none. … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 30 Comments

Red Bulls looking for fresh start in Champions League

                                       Photo courtesy New York Red Bulls  BY DYLAN BUTLER MARABELLA, Trinidad – While their form back in the United States has … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 25 Comments

Morning Ticker: Howard leads Everton past MLS, TFC falls to Puerto Rico and more

U.S. men's national team goalkeeper Tim Howard put on a show on Wednesday night, making a handful of spectacular saves before stopping a pair of penalty kicks to give Everton a victory against the MLS all-stars in the 2009 MLS … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, Major League Soccer, MLS- Toronto FC | 58 Comments

2009 MLS All-Star Game: Your Running Commentary

The 2009 MLS All-Stars take on English club Everton tonight in the 2009 MLS All-Star Game at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah (9:30pm, ESPN2). The MLS All-Stars will look to improve to 6-0 against international competiton in the MLS … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Major League Soccer | 157 Comments

Mexico announces roster for qualifier vs. USA

  Fresh from its triumph in the CONCACAF Gold Cup final, the Mexican national team has announced its roster for the upcoming World Cup qualifier against the United States on Aug. 12 in Mexico City. The group contains several of … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, Mexican Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 168 Comments

Your Questions Answered: Part 3 of 4

                                 Photo by It may be vacation time in SBI land, but that doesn't mean I can't find time to finish off the rest of the biggest Q&A in SBI history. This installment includes questions about everything from U.S. … Continue reading »

Posted in SBI Live Q&A | 29 Comments

Keller ready for first MLS All-Star game

by GIANFRANCO PANIZO Seattle Sounders goalkeeper Kasey Keller has done it all in his career except for play in an MLS All-Star game, but that will change Wednesday night. Keller was among the first 11 players named to the MLS All-Star team, … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 10 Comments