Monthly Archives: May 2012

Keane, Ireland aim to spring surprise at Euro 2012

By ADAM SERRANO CARSON, Calif. — Faced with one of the toughest groups in the 2012 European Championship, Ireland captain and Los Angeles Galaxy striker Robbie Keane knows that his national team is in for a battle — and that … Continue reading »

Posted in Euro 2012, MLS- LA Galaxy | 22 Comments

Report: Three Guatemala regulars under CCL match-fixing investigation

When the U.S. men's national team takes on Guatemala in a World Cup qualifier on June 12, the hosts are poised to be without three potential starters. Gustavo Cabrera, Yony Flores and former Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder Guillermo "Pando" Ramirez … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, CONCACAF Champions League | 14 Comments

Report: Ronaldinho’s Flamengo contract terminated after legal dispute

Ronaldinho is reportedly up for grabs. According to reports out of Brazil, the former two-time FIFA World Player of the Year has won a legal dispute against Flamengo over $20 million in unpaid wages and other payments and as a … Continue reading »

Posted in South American Soccer | 63 Comments

USMNT Notes: Klinsmann hints at future friendlies, Onyewu disputes PK & more

Photo by John Todd/ By AVI CREDITOR LANDOVER, Md. — In the middle of his post-game comments following Wednesday night's 4-1 loss to Brazil, Jurgen Klinsmann let slip what has been speculated for some time: That the U.S. men's national … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team | 139 Comments

Mid-Day Ticker: Lampard out for Euro, AC Milan vs. Real Madrid in WFC & more

By THOMAS FLOYD England's quest to capture the European championship has taken another considerable step back. Frank Lampard has been ruled out for the tournament with a thigh injury that he picked up in training this week, making him the … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, International Soccer | 11 Comments

Gomez impresses in rare USMNT start

Photo by John Todd/ By FRANCO PANIZO LANDOVER, Md. – Herculez Gomez is not unfamiliar with taking advantage of opportunities, and it appears he has made the most of a chance once again. In his first start with the U.S. men's … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team | 99 Comments