Monthly Archives: November 2008

NCAA: St. John’s beats UC Irvine, advances to Elite Eight

                Photo by Vincent Dusovic/St. John's Athletic Communications Third-seeded St. John's scored two goals in a wild final 15 minutes to defeat UC Irvine, 3-2, at Belson Stadium on the campus of St. John's University to advance to the NCAA … Continue reading »

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NCAA Men’s Soccer Tournament: Round of 16 (Your Commentary)

Good afternoon folks. This weekend features the Round of 16 for the NCAA men's soccer tournament as we move a step closer to the College Cup Final Four in Frisco, Texas. Five of the eight spots in the Elite Eight … Continue reading »

Posted in College Soccer, Your Running Commentary | 12 Comments

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

  Good morning folks.  We have a full slate of games on tap today for those of you who plan on getting your fill of soccer on TV in between your Christmas shopping and eating leftover turkey. Here is a … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Soccer on TV, Your Running Commentary | 64 Comments

SBI European Club Top 25

Somebody finally slowed down Barcelona last week. Now there is a team this week capable of handing Barca its first loss in months. Sevilla has moved up to No. 14 in the SBI Top 25 European club rnakings, but Freddy … Continue reading »

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This weekend’s soccer on TV

Admit it, after spending the recent Thanksgiving Holiday indulging in food and family time, you are ready to sit in front of a TV all weekend and watch some good soccer. Well, if that is your plan then this is … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Mexican Soccer, Soccer on TV | 10 Comments

Kinnear staying at Newcastle: The TFC effect

  Newcastle manager Joe Kinnear had the interim tag removed from his title on Friday, meaning Kinnear will be the Magpies manager for the remainder of the season. The development should put to rest very real concerns in Toronto that … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, MLS- Toronto FC | 29 Comments