Monthly Archives: January 2010

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

  If Real Madrid is going to stay within striking distance of Barcelona, it will need to lean on Kaka to make that happen. The most expensive team in the world faces Deportivo La Coruna today in a match with … Continue reading »

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Ralston leaving New England after eight seasons

  Photo by Steve Ralston's eight-year career with the New England Revolution is over. The veteran midfielder and team captain has decided not to return to the Revs for the 2010 season, passing on a chance to re-sign with the … Continue reading »

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Philly Union land Orozco on loan after deal with Red Bulls

Photo by The Philadelphia Union's quest to build a top-notch defense in its first season continued on Friday as the club acquired former U.S. Olympic team defender Michael Orozco on loan from Mexican side San Luis. To land Orozco, … Continue reading »

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This Weekend’s Soccer on TV

  As is the case so many weeks of the season, the top match to watch this weekend features a pair of EPL heavyweights. Arsenal takes on Manchester United on Sunday with a precious three points on the line for … Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: John to trial with Chicago, Cooper’s Plymouth deal done and more

The Chicago Fire reconstruction project has already brought the Fire new additions Julio Martinez and Krzysztof Krol (as well as head coach Carlos De Los Cobos), but now Chicago could be moving closer to adding a new striker. Former Fulham striker … Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: A Look Ahead

  photo by  By FRANCO PANIZO Another month of Premiership action is near its end, and for a quartet of Americans, the race to avoid relegation is a little too close for comfort. Jozy Altidore is in the lowest position, as Hull … Continue reading »

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