Author Archives: Franco Panizo

Montreal Impact move within reach of CCL final after first leg win vs. Alajuelense

The Montreal Impact moved within 90 minutes of the CONCACAF Champions League final on Wednesday after beating Alajuelense 2-0 in the first leg of their semifinals series. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, CONCACAF Champions League, Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Montreal Impact | 40 Comments

Miazga, Lawrence likely to start as Red Bulls defense limps into home opener

The New York Red Bulls’ revamped defense could be missing half of its Week 1 starts in Sunday’s home opener vs. D.C. United. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 5 Comments

Report: Cristiano Ronaldo could sign with MLS in 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly considering signing with MLS once his deal with Real Madrid expires in 2018. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, Major League Soccer | 41 Comments

Shea, Altidore earn praise as Klinsmann reflects on club form of USMNT players

U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann is pleased with several of his players’ performances at the club level, including those from Brek Shea, Jozy Altidore and John Brooks. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Featured, Major League Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 15 Comments

Jurgen Klinsmann, USMNT youth coaches wading through player pool for congested March fixture dates

March’s congested international dates are posing ‘exciting’ roster challenges for Jurgen Klinsmann and his youth U.S. Men’s National Team coaches. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, U.S. Men's National Team, U.S. Men's Olympic Team, U.S. Under-20 National Team | 34 Comments

MLS Week 2: The SBI Rewind

The play of David Villa and NYCFC created headlines this weekend, while the league’s referees once again had a major impact on results. Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer | 8 Comments

Americans Abroad: Weekend Rewind

Tim Howard and Brad Guzan helped their relegation-threatened clubs pick up big wins, Tim Ream had an assist, and more in this past weekend’s Americans Abroad action. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Team of the Week: San Jose Earthquakes

The San Jose Earthquakes went into Seattle and handed the Sounders a 3-2 loss, making Dom Kinnear’s men SBI’s MLS Team of the Week for Week 2. Continue reading »

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