Monthly Archives: August 2012

Hackworth awarded Union coaching job on permanent basis

John Hackworth is no longer the interim head coach of the Philadelphia Union. He's on the job permanently. The Union removed the interim label from Hackworth, who took over after the firing of Peter Nowak and steadied the club. He … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Philadelphia Union | 22 Comments

Report: Vergara fires Chivas USA GM Domene

Chivas USA owner Jorge Vergara has reportedly not wasted any time in making changes with his new-found total control of the team. A day after the Chivas USA and Chivas de Guadalajara owner purchased the other 50 percent of the … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chivas USA | 25 Comments

Must-See Goal: Mix Diskerud


Posted in Americans Abroad, Must-See Goals | 9 Comments

Diskerud, Boyd score to guide teams to UEFA Europa League group stage

Photo by In a short time, Mix Diskerud has made a major impact on his new team. Diskerud scored his first goal since joining Rosenborg on loan from Stabaek, and it is one that put Rosenborg in the UEFA … Continue reading »

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MLS Spotlight: RSL captain Beckerman plays balancing act in trying to lead club

Photo by By FRANCO PANIZO The past few weeks have been pretty busy for Kyle Beckerman, and they have seen the veteran midfielder go through a whirlwind of emotions. From trying to help Real Salt Lake get out of … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS Spotlight, MLS- Real Salt Lake | 10 Comments

Jol: Dempsey transfer talks with ‘several’ clubs continue, Sunderland interested

Time is running short on Clint Dempsey's hopes at moving clubs before Friday's summer transfer deadline, but Fulham manager Martin Jol revealed that potential for a move is there as the club has ongoing talks with others about a transfer … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad | 92 Comments

MLS Spotlight: John emerges from setbacks, adversity for FC Dallas

Photo by By THOMAS FLOYD George John has experienced his fair share of setbacks in the past year. But if the FC Dallas centerback's spirits have been dampened, he isn't showing it. Last summer, a deal that would have … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS Spotlight, MLS- FC Dallas | 8 Comments

Mid-Day Ticker: Iniesta wins UEFA Best Player award, Defoe re-signs and more

Standing on a stage next to the two most prolific goal scorers in the world, Andres Iniesta finally received his due. Iniesta was chosen as the 2011-12 UEFA Best Player in Europe, beating out Barcelona teammate Lionel Messi and Real … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 19 Comments