Monthly Archives: July 2010

Milk Cup Final: USA vs. Northern Ireland (Your Running Commentary)

The U.S. U-20s are in action in today's Milk Cup Final, taking on Northern Ireland as the European Youth tournament comes to a close. Thomas Rongen's side is in the final after Wednesday's win over Denmark, and look to take … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Soccer, USA Youth Soccer | 157 Comments

MLS Week 18: A Look Ahead

By TRAVIS CLARK The All-Star Game has come and gone, but its impact could be felt this weekend. With almost every team represented, tired legs might hamper some of the star players involved in Wednesday's game. Overshadowing that is the … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- Columbus Crew, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- FC Dallas, MLS- Houston Dynamo, MLS- LA Galaxy, MLS- Montreal Impact, MLS- New England Revolution, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Philadelphia Union, MLS- Real Salt Lake, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes, MLS- Seattle Sounders, MLS- Sporting Kansas City, MLS- Toronto FC | 9 Comments

USSF D-2: A Look Ahead at Week 17

By TRAVIS CLARK The two best defenses in the USSF Second Division are face off this weekend. Both the Carolina Railhawks and Vancouver Whitecaps have conceded a league-best 13 goals this season, and much is at stake when the two … Continue reading »

Posted in USSF Division 2 | 6 Comments

Americans Abroad: A Look Ahead

By FRANCO PANIZO Sacha Kljestan scored his first goal in Europe during the midweek in a UEFA Champions League qualifier, and he will look to follow that up in Anderlecht's season opener this weekend. Anderlecht hosts recently-promoted Eupen on Saturday, … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad | 50 Comments

Fire introduce new DP Castillo

BY ANTHONY ZILIS Over two years have passed since Fire technical director Frank Klopas and managing director Javier Leon met Nery Castillo for coffee while on a scouting trip in England. At that point, Castilo was on loan to Manchester … Continue reading »

Posted in Uncategorized | 34 Comments

Zizzo looks for a fresh start in MLS with Chivas USA

                       Photo by  BY ADAM SERRANO Sal Zizzo is a player in need of a new beginning.  After being heralded as one of the next great American wingers and … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, MLS- Chivas USA | 24 Comments

Afternoon Ticker: Bradley to coach vs. Brazil, Ronaldinho injured and more

  photo by By FRANCO PANIZO Bob Bradley's long-term future as head coach of the U.S. national team might be uncertain, but what is known is that he'll coach at least one more game. Bradley will coach the United … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Major League Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 99 Comments

Sounders add Uruguayan Midfielder Fernandez

The list of Designated Players grew by one more in MLS Thursday, as the Seattle Sounders announced the signing of Uruguay World Cup veteran Alvaro Fernandez. A 24-year-old midfielder, Fernandez joins Seattle after last playing for Universidad de Chile in … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 73 Comments