Monthly Archives: September 2008

With Howard the clear MVP in 2008, who has been the best USMNT field player?

Good morning all. While I work on some stories for a morning ticker, I wanted to direct you to my story on ESPN.com on Tim Howard and the Honda Player of the Year award, which goes to the MVP of … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, U.S. Men's National Team | 29 Comments

UEFA Champions League Matchday Two Preview

The UEFA Champions League is back in action on Tuesday, with eight intriguing match-ups and some high-profile showdowns. Lyon and Bayern Munich is arguably the marquee match-up, although the way the German champions have been playing lately has caused the … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Soccer on TV | 10 Comments

Vegas investment group eyeing piece of Columbus Crew

Las Vegas and Columbus. You’re probably thinking there couldn’t be two more different American cities. They actually have a few things in common. While they both have plenty of party-happy college students and both love college football (though in Vegas, … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Columbus Crew, MLS- Expansion | 82 Comments

SBI European Club Top 25

September is about to draw to a close and it is difficult to deny that one club, Chelsea, has looked like the class of Europe so far this season. This is the first official installment of SBI’s European Club Top … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 21 Comments

Who is your MLS Player of the Month?

                                                            Photo by ISIphotos.com With the MLS schedule for September now over, it is time for members of the media to … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer | 14 Comments

Morning Morning Center Back: Here comes the West

                                                                          Photo by ISIphotos.com Yes, I will admit it. I thought the MLS Western Conference was … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer | 20 Comments