Author Archives: Franco Panizo

Pablo Mastroeni applying lessons learned from tough first year to 2015 Rapids

After enduring a rough first year in charge of the Colorado Rapids, Pablo Mastroeni is taking the lessons he learned and applying them into the 2015 season. Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: Weekend Preview

Danny Williams and Brad Guzan attempt to reach the FA Cup final; Greg Garza and Joe Corona try to help move Tijuana back into first place; and more in this upcoming weekend’s Americans Abroad action. Continue reading »

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Union full of self-belief after taking four points from NYCFC set

The Philadelphia Union were left with plenty of self-belief after tying New York City FC 1-1 on Thursday, and taking four points from their two-game set. Continue reading »

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USMNT 2, Mexico 0: The SBI Breakdown

The U.S. Men’s National Team picked up an impressive 2-0 win over Mexico on Wednesday night. Here are five things SBI is thinking about after the match. Continue reading »

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Morris, Agudelo strike as USMNT hands Mexico latest 2-0 defeat

Second-half goals from Jordan Morris and Juan Agudelo gave the U.S. Men’s National Team their latest 2-0 win over arch-rivals Mexico at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas on Wednesday. Continue reading »

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Jill Ellis pleased with balance of youth, experience on USWNT’s World Cup squad

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis said Tuesday that she is pleased with the balance of experience and youth on her World Cup roster. Continue reading »

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Morgan, Wambach, Solo headline USWNT’s experienced World Cup roster

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis named her 23-player roster for this summer’s World Cup, and it included Alex Morgan, Hope Solo and Abby Wambach. Continue reading »

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Who should the USMNT start vs. Mexico?

The U.S. Men’s National Team will host arch-rivals Mexico in front of a sold-out crowd at the Alamodome, and here’s who SBI thinks we could see in the Americans’ lineup. Continue reading »

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