Monthly Archives: May 2008

Red Bulls at Houston Dynamo: Matchday

Good evening folks. The New York Red Bulls travel to Houston tonight to take on the defending champion Houston Dynamo. A road win won’t be easy this time around for the Red Bulls. As if missing injured captain Claudio Reyna … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Houston Dynamo, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 81 Comments

Hyndman denies meeting with FC Dallas

                                                                                  Photo by ISIPhotos.com Diego Aparicio of Al Dia spoke to SMU coach … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas | 8 Comments

Toronto FC vs. Los Angeles Galaxy: Matchday

Good afternoon all. Toronto FC plays host to the Los Angeles Galaxy today (3:30pm) in a game featuring two teams missing several key players. David Beckham, Amado Guevara, Laurent Robert and Carl Robinson are some of the headliners set to … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- LA Galaxy, MLS- Toronto FC | 18 Comments

FC Dallas to hire Schellas Hyndman?

FC Dallas is preparing to hire SMU head coach Schellas Hyndman as head coach and technical director, Buzz Carrick at 3rddegree.net reported on Saturday. According to Carrick, Hunt Sports Group, owners of FC Dallas, is set to hire Hyndman, who … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas | 12 Comments

Van Den Bergh misses Houston trip

Red Bulls midfielder Dave Van Den Bergh did not travel with the Red Bulls to Texas for the team’s match against the Houston Dynamo. He will miss Saturday night’s in order to stay with his wife, who is set to … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Houston Dynamo, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 11 Comments

Pareja, Sarachan to interview for FC Dallas job

Former Dallas Burn standout Oscar Pareja and former Chicago Fire head coach Dave Sarachan are set to interview for the FC Dallas head coaching job, Tobias Lopez at the Ft. Worth Star-Telegram reported on Friday. A third unidentified candidate is … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas | 10 Comments

Is Altidore losing focus?

In case you haven’t seen it yet, here is my story on Jozy Altidore today on ESPN.com. It focuses on the growing sentiments that Altidore is losing focus and is developing poor training habits, perhaps as a result of being … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- New York Red Bulls, U.S. Men's National Team, U.S. Men's Olympic Team | 95 Comments

European transfer updates

Good afternoon folks. The European transfer window is still a month away but that hasn’t stopped a flurry of transfers from taking place, at least unofficially. Here is a rundown of some of the bigger transfers of the past week … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 24 Comments

Barcelona officially announces U.S. Tour (Chicago and New York)

Major League Soccer and Spanish giants FC Barcelona officially announced its tour of the United States on Friday, with dates in Chicago (Aug. 3 vs. CD Chivas de Guadalajara at Soldier Field) and New York (Aug. 6 vs. New York … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, International Soccer, MLS- New York Red Bulls, New Jersey Soccer News | 19 Comments

The battle for the 2018 World Cup

It is still 10 years away, but the battle to become host of the 2018 World Cup is well under way. Yahoo soccer guru Martin Rogers laid out a very thorough story on what should be a potentially great battle … Continue reading »

Posted in International Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 55 Comments

Bradley names U.S. roster vs. Spain

U.S. national team coach Bob Bradley named his 24-man roster for the United States’ friendly against Spain on Wednesday. Pablo Mastroeni was the new name on the Spain roster, with all 17 European-based players who played against England also being … Continue reading »

Posted in International Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 135 Comments

D.C. United at New England: Running Commentary

Good evening folks. Tonight is the big Eastern Conference clash between I-95 rivals D.C. United and the New England Revolution. The Revs will be looking to move into sole possession of first place while D.C. will try to take a … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Columbus Crew, MLS- New England Revolution | 45 Comments