Monthly Archives: September 2008

This weekend’s soccer on TV

This is one of those weekends that make you happy to be a soccer fan. One of those weekends when the stars align and the European soccer schedules come together to give you a full menu of intense match-ups and … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Major League Soccer, Soccer on TV | 17 Comments

You Write the Caption: The best of the Josh Wicks entries

                                                      Photo by Wouldn’t you know it. After three months off, You Write the Caption has made a strong comeback, with this … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- LA Galaxy, You Write the Caption | 17 Comments

What has been the most lopsided trade of the past MLS off-season?

                                          Photo by The 2008 season isn’t over, but with just a few games remaining in the regular season, I don’t think it’s too early to … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer | 55 Comments

Morning Ticker: Chicago buries Galaxy, Kinnear named Newcastle manager and Keane to let Yorke join T&T

The Los Angeles Galaxy just flat-lined. Coded. Went into cardiac arrest. You don’t need to watch Grey’s Anatomy or ER, or be a doctor, to know the medical terms for what happened to the Galaxy’s playoff hopes last night. An … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, European Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- LA Galaxy, World Cup Qualifying | 30 Comments

Los Angeles Galaxy at Chicago Fire: Your Running Commentary

The Los Angeles Galaxy visit Toyota Park tonight to take on the Chicago Fire in what amounts to a must-win match if LA hopes to resurrect its faint playoff hopes. The Fire will be looking to avoid a three-match losing … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- LA Galaxy, Your Running Commentary | 69 Comments

SBI MLS Fantasy Corner

                                            Photo by Whether you are an MLS coach or a Fantasy MLS player, you both know that time is running out on this season. … Continue reading »

Posted in Fantasy Soccer, Major League Soccer | 7 Comments

Your Questions Answered (Part 3 of 4)

Good morning folks. It is time for the latest portion of the most recent Q&A session. There was a wide variety of questions this time around, including some about the U.S. national team, some about MLS, and the popular "Who … Continue reading »

Posted in SBI Live Q&A | 48 Comments

Morning Ticker: USL keeps rolling, MLS keeps stumbling in CONCACAF Champions League

It was another good night for USL teams and another disappointing showing for MLS teams in the CONCACAF Champions League. The Montreal Impact faced Mexican power Atlante on Wednesday and posted a 0-0 tie to stay in a tie for … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, Major League Soccer | 70 Comments

D.C. United vs. Marathon: Your Running Commentary

Good evening all. D.C. United is in Honduras tonight to take on CD Marathon in CONCACAF Champions League group play. D.C. will look to snap Major League Soccer’s winless run in this tournament, while also snapping its own recent winless … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, Major League Soccer, MLS- D.C. United | 10 Comments

Americans Abroad: Wednesday Rewind

It took a while, but Freddy Adu finally made his first start for AS Monaco. The U.S. Olympic midfielder made the starting XI in Monaco’s French Cup match against Paris St. Germain. It could be Adu’s last start for a … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 28 Comments

A funny (if obscene) take on the Los Angeles Galaxy’s season

Admit it, before last weekend’s 5-2 thrashing of D.C. United, you had written off the LA Galaxy for dead. Don’t worry, you weren’t alone. One very funny Galaxy fan went to the trouble of trying to express this season’s disappointment … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- LA Galaxy, YouTube Soccer Clips | 21 Comments

Who would get your MLS MVP vote?

                                                                                        Photos by There is still a month to go … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Columbus Crew, MLS- LA Galaxy | 44 Comments