Monthly Archives: July 2009

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

Four U.S. players named to Gold Cup All-Tournament team

Photo by by GIANFRANCO PANIZO The 2009 Gold Cup is in the books, and while no American fan wants to remember how poorly the tournament ended for the U.S. national team, there were still some great performances to draw from it. … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, CONCACAF Gold Cup, U.S. Men's National Team | 71 Comments

Mid-Day Ticker: Bayern sets Ribery price, Benfica adds another phenom and more

  Weeks after initially saying that Franck Ribery wouldn't be sold at any price, Bayern Munich has now decided to set a price tag. And it ain't cheap. Bayern has set a €94 million ($131 million) asking price for the French … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, European Soccer | 53 Comments