Author Archives: Franco Panizo

The SBI View: NASL’s Miami move puts the pressure on MLS to bolster expansion plans

NASL’s decision to expand into Miami before MLS is a move that will either help make or break David Beckham’s plans to launch a franchise. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Expansion, NASL | 63 Comments

Must-See Video: Louis van Gaal end-of-season speech

Louis Van Gaal recaps his first season as Manchester United manager at the Player of the Year Awards 2015. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Must-See Videos | 13 Comments

Miami FC unveiled as 12th NASL team, will begin play in 2016

NASL made a shocking announcement on Wednesday, revealing that it will launch an expansion team, Miami FC, in 2016. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, NASL | 35 Comments

Pair of FIFA sponsors express concern over Qatar’s Human Rights issues

A pair of long-time FIFA sponsors have come out and expressed concerns over the ongoing Human Rights issues in Qatar. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, FIFA, International Soccer | 18 Comments

MLS Ticker: Martins likely to miss another game; Silva ruled out 2-3 weeks; and more

Obafemi Martins is likely to miss another match for the Seattle Sounders, D.C. United’s Luis Silva is out 2-3 weeks with a hamstring strain, and more news from around MLS. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Seattle Sounders, MLS- Sporting Kansas City | 5 Comments

U.S. U-20s 2, Australia 1: Match Highlights

Highlights from the U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team’s 2-1 friendly win vs. Australia on Tuesday. Continue reading »

Posted in International Soccer, Match Highlights, U.S. Under-20 National Team | 26 Comments

Don Garber to return to Miami to continue ongoing stadium discussions

MLS commissioner Don Garber is set to return to Miami later this week to try and move David Beckham’s project forward. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS- Expansion, MLS- Miami | 43 Comments

Jozy Altidore to miss 4-5 weeks with hamstring strain

Jozy Altidore will be sidelined for between 4-5 weeks with a hamstring strain suffered in Toronto FC’s 1-1 draw vs. the New England Revolution this past weekend. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS- Toronto FC, U.S. Men's National Team | 42 Comments