Monthly Archives: June 2011

MLS Ticker: Arnaud sidelined, Tetteh loaned out and more

Sporting Kansas City is on one of the hottest runs in MLS at the moment, but will need to continue its run without one of the team's key figures. Midfielder Davy Arnaud is set to miss up to six weeks … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- Seattle Sounders, MLS- Sporting Kansas City | 5 Comments

Dempsey out for first leg of Fulham’s UEFA Europa League qualifier

Clint Dempsey will be getting somewhat of a breather this summer after all. Fulham begins its UEFA Europa League campaign Thursday, but Dempsey will not be included in the squad for the club's first-round qualifier first leg with Faroe Islands … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer | 18 Comments

Soolsma’s PK leads Toronto FC over Whitecaps

   By JOSE M. ROMERO Nick Soolsma lined up his penalty kick in the 53rd minute and beat Vancouver goalkeeper Jay Nolly to Soolsma's right for a goal. It didn't count. Joao Plata was called for encroachment, necessitating a re-kick.  … Continue reading »

Posted in Canadian Soccer, Major League Soccer, MLS- Toronto FC, MLS- Vancouver Whitecaps | 7 Comments

Evening Ticker: Cherundolo out four weeks, Brazil wins in WWC and more

photo by   By FRANCO PANIZO The U.S. men's national team won't be the only team to suffer from Steve Cherundolo's ankle injury. Having picked up the knock in the Gold Cup final against Mexico last Saturday, Cherundolo has been … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer, Women's Soccer | 29 Comments

TFC signing Frings, Koevermans

Toronto FC has endured a rough season under new head coach Aron Winter, but the last-place team in the Eastern Conference still has playoff aspirations and took a step toward trying to realize those dreams with a pair of major … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Toronto FC | 104 Comments

SBI Live Q&A (June 29th Edition)

  It's that time again everybody. Time to talk all things soccer in the latest SBI Live Q&A. If you want to talk U.S. men's national team, Major League Soccer, or maybe some European transfer news, feel free to do … Continue reading »

Posted in SBI Live Q&A | 25 Comments

Mexico make big jump, USA slip two spots in latest FIFA World Rankings

The Mexican national team received a major boost in the latest FIFA World Rankings, moving up 11 spots to No. 9 in the world on the strength of its Gold Cup triumph last week. The United States slipped two places … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team | 131 Comments

Fantasy MLS: Week 17

  By ALAN LEDBETTER The Gold Cup is over and all players will be returning to their club teams this week from international duty. New York is especially glad to see their players return after being without their starting center … Continue reading »

Posted in Fantasy Soccer, Major League Soccer | 13 Comments