Monthly Archives: November 2009

Americans Abroad: Wednesday Rewind

  by FRANCO PANIZO Clint Dempsey just cannot stop scoring. After scoring three goals in his last four league games, Dempsey added another two en route to helping Fulham bury Blackburn on Wednesday. Dempsey netted both goals in the second … Continue reading »

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A closer look at Philadelphia’s expansion draft

  Photo by There were no superstars taken, no former league MVPs. No players with U.S. national team caps, or players with multiple all-star appearances, or even players with ties to the Philadelphia area. When the final list of … Continue reading »

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Moreno, LeToux among players chosen by Philadelphia Union in MLS Expansion Draft

Columbus Crew forward Alejandro Moreno, Seattle Sounders forward Sebastian LeToux and Chivas USA defender Shavar Thomas were among two of the ten players chosen by the Philadelphia Union in Wednesday's MLS Expansion Draft. Here is the list: Brad Knighton, David Myrie, … Continue reading »

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UEFA Champions League: Your Running Commentary

Match Day Five of the UEFA Champions League group stage concludes today with at least two more places in the Round of 16 set to be filled. AC Milan takes on Marseille in the day's most high-profile and important match, … Continue reading »

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Finalists for U.S. Athletes of the Year announced

  Photo by Landon Donovan, Tim Howard and Clint Dempsey are among the five finalists for the U.S. Soccer Male Athlete of the Year Award. U.S. Soccer announced all the finalists for its four player awards. Michael Bradley and … Continue reading »

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MLS Expansion Draft Thoughts

The Philadelphia Union is just hours away from having its first set of players and Philly fans will soon have names to put on the jerseys they are ordering in bunches. We ran our SBI Mock Expansion Draft on Tuesday, but … Continue reading »

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