Author Archives: Daniel Karell

Must-See Goal: Robson

Posted in Must-See Goals, Must-See Videos, South American Soccer | 4 Comments

Thursday Kickoff: Messi tops 2014 revenue charts; French Guiana shock Honduras; and more

Argentine star Lionel Messi has been named the richest player of 2014 by France Football, bringing home a reported €65 million in revenue from endorsements and salary last year. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 8 Comments

Report: Xavi set for lucrative move to Qatar

Barcelona midfielder Xavi is set to snub a move to NYCFC and sign a lucrative deal with Al-Sadd in Qatar. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, MLS- New York City FC | 13 Comments

Tuesday Kickoff: Simeone extended through 2020; Sturridge out of England squad; and more

Atletico Madrid have agreed to extend Diego Simeone’s contract through 2020, as the Argentine looks to win the elusive UEFA Champions League title. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, South American Soccer | 9 Comments

Ellis names 25-player squad for domestic training camp ahead of St. Louis friendly

By DAN KARELL U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis has decided to continue preparing for the 2015 World Cup with the same team that just won the Algarve Cup. All 25 players from the Algarve Cup-winning USWNT squad will reconvene in … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Women's National Team | 8 Comments

Thursday Kickoff: Chelsea can spend big this summer; Pogba unlikely to move to Real Madrid; and more

Due to a new sponsorship deal and smart accounting, Chelsea should have an additional £40 million in funds to reinforce their squad this summer. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, South American Soccer | 5 Comments

Benji Joya is back with Santos Laguna after MLS deals fail to materialize

The U.S. youth national team midfielder is set to join the Under-23 national team for the upcoming camp in Europe. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, U.S. Men's Olympic Team, U.S. Youth National Teams | 26 Comments

Will Packwood called up for U.S. U-23 friendlies

Will Packwood has accepted a call-up to the U.S. Under-23 Men’s National Team, per his club Birmingham City. Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's Olympic Team, U.S. Youth National Teams | 9 Comments