Author Archives: Franco Panizo

Kaka, Rimando’s strong first-half showings help MLS All-Stars edge Tottenham

Kaka and David Villa scored first-half goals, and Nick Rimando came up with big saves to give the MLS All-Stars a 2-1 win over Tottenham on Wednesday. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS All-Star Game | 13 Comments

Landon Donovan open to continue coaching in future

Landon Donovan enjoyed his first coaching experience on Tuesday, and said afterwards he is open to continue serving in that role. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS All-Star Game | 46 Comments

All-Star Game inclusion latest step in Ethan Finlay’s remarkable turnaround

Ethan Finlay has enjoyed a remarkable turnaround during the past year-and-a-half, and his MLS All-Star Game inclusion is just the latest reminder of that. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS All-Star Game, MLS- Columbus Crew | 14 Comments

Club America rallies to defeat Donovan-led MLS Homegrowns on penalty kicks

Tommy Thompson scored the first goal in MLS Homegrown Game history, but Club America’s U-20s ruined Landon Donovan’s coaching debut with a penalty kick win. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS All-Star Game | 35 Comments

DeAndre Yedlin unsure whether he will stay with Tottenham this season

Amid speculation about his future, DeAndre Yedlin said Wednesday he is not sure whether he will stay with Tottenham this season or go out on loan. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Featured, MLS All-Star Game | 49 Comments

Mexico collects seventh Gold Cup crown after cruising past Jamaica

Mexico won its seventh CONCACAF Gold Cup title on Sunday night, defeating Jamaica, 3-1, at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, CONCACAF Gold Cup, Featured, International Soccer | 83 Comments

USMNT falls to Panama in penalty kicks, finishes fourth at Gold Cup

The U.S. was on the losing end of the CONCACAF Gold Cup’s third-placed game, losing to Panama, 3-2, on penalty kicks after a 1-1 draw. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, CONCACAF Gold Cup, Featured, International Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 231 Comments

Klinsmann planning to work through USMNT goalkeeper situation with Guzan, Howard

U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann will have to decide whether to go with Brad Guzan or Tim Howard in goal this fall. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, CONCACAF Gold Cup, Featured, International Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 46 Comments