Monthly Archives: January 2010

Report: Cooper headed to Plymouth on loan (UPDATED)

  Photo by A transfer move that started with so much promise has reportedly come to an abrupt end for Kenny Cooper. The U.S. national team striker and former FC Dallas star appears to have played his last game … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer | 125 Comments

African Cup of Nations: Your Semifinal Commentary

The African Cup of Nations semifinals kick off today with a pair of matches between familiar rivals that should be both entertaining and tightly-contested encounters. Ghana takes on Nigeria in the first semifinal (11 a.m.), while Algeria and Egypt (2:30pm) renew … Continue reading »

Posted in Uncategorized | 14 Comments

Thursday Kickoff: No progress for Jones, United wins Manchester Derby and more

While Charlie Davies and Oguchi Onyewu are making quality progress toward recovery from serious injuries, one potential U.S. World Cup player is not. Jermaine Jones is still on the sidelines for Schalke 04 and there is still no timetable on … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- FC Dallas, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes, World Cup 2010 | 77 Comments

Donovan scores first European goal in Everton victory

Photo by  By FRANCO PANIZO Landon Donovan has had a fine club career full of highlights and milestones, but Donovan accomplished something on Tuesday that he had never done before. He scored his first European club goal. Donovan opened his European club … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad | 175 Comments

Americans Abroad: Friedel looks to silence Arsenal

By AVI CREDITOR There are a number of Americans in action overseas on Wednesday, but none have the charge that Brad Friedel does: Stop Arsenal. The Gunners have scored at least two goals in six consecutive Premier League games, including … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad | 137 Comments

Setanta Sports USA to cease operations

By AVI CREDITOR Setanta's loss is Fox Soccer Channel's gain. Setanta announced Wednesday that it will be ceasing its broadcasting operations in the United States and Caribbean on Feb. 28 and that it will also be transferring many of its … Continue reading »

Posted in Soccer on TV | 63 Comments

Mid-Day Ticker: Robinho close to City exit, Fire sign Polish defender, and more

By AVI CREDITOR Wednesday's Carling Cup Manchester derby of a semifinal was supposed to be focused on Carlos Tevez and the ongoing feud with his former team. It appears that Tevez will be sharing the spotlight with Robinho. According to … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire | 24 Comments

Your January Questions Answered (Pt. 1)

  Photo by While we all wait for MLS to either reach a labor deal or begin an ugly labor war, it's probably a good time for our latest installment of Your Questions Answered. There just so happen to … Continue reading »

Posted in SBI Live Q&A | 60 Comments