Monthly Archives: November 2010

Barcelona vs. Real Madrid: Matchday Commentary

     The match is finally here. Barcelona and Real Madrid, the two best teams in the world right now, are set to face off in the most anticipated match of the European club season (3pm, GolTV). Lionel Messi vs. … Continue reading »

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Olsen introduced as D.C. United head coach

Photo by Jose L. Argueta/ By AVI CREDITOR WASHINGTON – After officially completing his 180-degree turn about his stance on D.C. United's head coaching situation, team president and chief executive officer Kevin Payne insisted that Ben Olsen was the man … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- D.C. United | 27 Comments

USA women draw Sweden, Colombia and North Korea in World Cup

After enduring a tougher than expected road to qualifying, the U.S. women's national team learned the identity of its opponents in next year's FIFA World Cup. The Americans will take on North Korea, Colombia and Sweden at the World Cup … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Women's National Team | 28 Comments

SBI All-American MLS Best XI

In a year when foreign players took him many of Major League Soccer's top awards, and grabbed more than half the spots on MLS Best XI, it's easy to forget that several American players enjoyed strong seasons. From Chris Wondolowski's … Continue reading »

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Barcelona vs. Real Madrid: Who will win?

The most anticipated match of the European club season will kick off later today when FC Barcelona takes on arch-rival Real Madrid at the Camp Nou. While millions of fans around the world watch, the easy question to ask right … Continue reading »

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NCAA Round of 16: UCLA wins in OT, North Carolina escapes in PKs and more

By JOHN BOSCHINI It might not have been easy, but the top seeds did enough to dispatch their competition and advance into the quarterfinals of the 2010 NCAA Tournament. Seven of the top eight seeds advanced to the quarters, with … Continue reading »

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European Weekend Rewind: Berbatov leads Man Utd, Milan held and more

Photo by By IAN HOLLIDAY The game of the weekend, and quite possibly the game of the year, takes place at Camp Nou Monday afternoon. But contrary to what the hype surrounding Barcelona v. Real Madrid might have you … Continue reading »

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U.S. Under-20s tie Mexico, fall in penalties

Photo by For the second straight match, the U.S. Under-20 men's national team earned a tie in the Torneo de las Americas, and for the second match the Americans fell in penalty kicks. Gale Agbossoumonde converted a rebound of … Continue reading »

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