Monthly Archives: February 2008

Greetings from Terminal B

If you are wondering where the posts have been today, you can blame it on preparations for my next trip. SBI is headed to Salzburg, Austria for Red Bulls training camp. I will be spending a week in the land … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- New York Red Bulls | 28 Comments

Morning Ticker: Gibbs on the comeback trail, River tops Club America and Ireland to face Colombia and

Good morning folks. It is a pretty slow day today. Well, except for the whole MLS expanding to Philadelphia thing. We did have the official confirmation this morning of Toronto FC’s heist trade with San Jose. The posting will be … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, CONCACAF, European Soccer, International Soccer, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes, MLS- Toronto FC, South American Soccer | 25 Comments

Toronto trades O’Brien to San Jose for allocation and No. 1 pick on ’09

The long-rumored trade of Ronnie O’Brien to San Jose has been completed. Toronto FC has traded the Irish winger to San Jose in exchange for a major allocation and San Jose’s No. 1 draft pick, sources told SBI on Wednesday … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes, MLS- Toronto FC | 40 Comments

MLS reveals announcement plans for Philadelphia expansion

Philadelphia, MLS is coming your way. As reported last week by SBI, Major League Soccer will announce Philadelphia as the league’s 16th team at a ceremony at 2pm on Thursday at Turbine Hall in Chester, PA. MLS commissioner Don Garber … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Expansion, MLS- Philadelphia Union | 41 Comments

Mid-week European soccer: Your running commentary

Okay folks, the schedule of matches is set. We have Roma-Inter on Fox Soccer Channel, Barcelona-Valencia on GolTV and Bayern Munich-1860 Munich on Setanta. Since we can’t all be so fortunate to A) be at home during the day or … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Soccer on TV | 62 Comments

Must-See TV: Roma vs. Inter Milan

If you are having some Champions League withdrawal after the amazing games last mid-week, you are in luck. AS Roma and Inter Milan are set to square off today in a match that could end the race for the Serie … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Soccer on TV | 11 Comments