Author Archives: Franco Panizo

Hertha Berlin coach Luhukay praises Brooks’ recent performance

Jos Luhukay has never been one to shy away from criticizing John Brooks, but the Hertha Berlin head coach had only positives to say after his young defender’s most recent performance. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad | 48 Comments

Lalas set to move from ESPN to Fox Sports

TV analyst Alexi Lalas will be moving from ESPN to Fox Sports at the start of 2015. Continue reading »

Posted in Soccer on TV | 80 Comments

Real Salt Lake to sign Rimando, Beckerman to extensions

Real Salt Lake are set to sign veterans Nick Rimando and Kyle Beckerman to contract extensions and Joao Plata to a five-year contract, according to club owner Dell Loy Hansen. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS- Real Salt Lake | 3 Comments

MLS continuing negotiations with ‘Cubo’ Torres

MLS issued a statement on Tuesday saying that it was continuing to negotiate to bring Erick ‘Cubo’ Torres back to the league in 2015. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Chivas USA | 25 Comments

MLS Ticker: Dwyer closing in on extension, RSL to promote Waibel, and more

Dom Dwyer is reportedly close to signing an extension with Sporting Kansas City, Real Salt Lake will apparently appoint Craig Waibel their new technical director, and more notes from around MLS. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS- New England Revolution, MLS- Real Salt Lake, MLS- Sporting Kansas City, MLS- Vancouver Whitecaps | 12 Comments

Henry announces retirement, joins Sky Sports broadcast team

Legendary striker Thierry Henry has called it a career, choosing to join Sky Sports’ broadcasting team at the start of 2015. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 21 Comments