Monthly Archives: September 2010

Jones, Lichaj among 20 called up for USMNT friendlies

  Schalke 04 midfielder Jermaine Jones, Aston Villa defender Eric Lichaj and FC Dallas winger Brek Shea were among 20 players called by U.S. men's national team head coach Bob Bradley for upcoming friendlies against Poland (Oct. 9th in Chicago) and Colombia … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team | 268 Comments

UEFA Europa League: Your Running Commentary

Many of the day's matches are already in the books, but plenty UEFA Europa League action still remains to be played as the group stage continues in the European competition. Jozy Altidore is once again getting the start for Villarreal … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Your Running Commentary | 121 Comments

College Spotlight: Notre Dame’s Dillon Powers

  Notre Dame midfielder Dillon Powers isn't a goal-scoring machine, or a dynamic playmaker, but for many experts his well-rounded game makes him the most complete player in the nation, and arguably the best pro prospect in college soccer. A … Continue reading »

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Mid-Day Ticker: Holden extends Bolton deal, Cummings wins award and more

Photo by By AVI CREDITOR In a very short time, Stuart Holden has made a very strong impression with his Premier League club. Holden signed a three-year extension with Bolton on Thursday that will keep him in England at … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 47 Comments

CONCACAF Champions League rewind: Crew falls, Sounders win and more

  The Columbus Crew missed its chance to clinch a place in the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals on Wednesday night, suffering a 2-1 loss to Guatemalan side CD Municipal. Former Los Angeles Galaxy forward Guillermo "Pando" Ramirez scored both goals … Continue reading »

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Cummings brace leads Rapids to victory

  The Colorado Rapids sent a clear message on Wednesday night to anybody expecting them to fold up and be the team to fall out of a playoff place. Don't hold your breath. Omar Cummings scored a pair of goals while newly-acquired … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- Philadelphia Union | 9 Comments