Monthly Archives: May 2008

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