Monthly Archives: April 2012

SBI MLS Rookie of the Week: Ryan Meara

Photo by Howard C. Smith/ It was a good week for MLS rookies, with several enjoying standout performances, but it was hard to top New York Red Bulls goalkeeper Ryan Meara's day against New England. Meara made five saves, several … Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Team of the Week: D.C. United

Photo by Jose L. Argueta/ They may have started the season slowly, but D.C. United is hitting on all cylinders right now and have the seven-match unbeaten streak to prove it. Just a week after thrashing the New York Red … Continue reading »

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Who is your pick in the Manchester Derby?

The English Premier League title will go a long way toward being decided today when Manchester United and Manchester City square off at the Etihad Stadium today (3pm, ESPN). A United victory would essentially seal the title, while a City … Continue reading »

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European Rewind: Inter Milan surge into contention, Newcastle stumble and more

By JOHN BOSCHINI Italy's race for third place and the final spot in the Champions League has an unexpected contestant. Inter Milan, largely counted out as little as a month ago, have surged with a six-game unbeaten streak since the … Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: England eyes Hodgson, Podolski to Arsenal confirmed, and more

The English FA has not gone far to find a replacement for former England manager Fabio Capello, pegging West Brom manager Roy Hodgson as the leading candidate to manage England at this summer's European Championships. The FA has sought permission … Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: Weekend Rewind

photo by Howard C. Smith/ By FRANCO PANIZO As far as season finales go, DaMarcus Beasley could not have had a much better performance to close out his first year in Mexico. Beasley capped his season with Puebla with a … Continue reading »

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