Monthly Archives: July 2009

Evening Ticker: Kreis suspended, Swansea set for Whitbread bid, and more

                                                                     Photo by Real Salt Lake head coach Jason Kreis is facing yet another suspension following his latest ejection from a match. The fiery coach was handed an additional game to his one-game suspension for being ejected from … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer, Major League Soccer, MLS- Real Salt Lake | 43 Comments

Your Questions Answered (Part 4 of 4)

The newest Q&A is up and taking questions, but there was still the matter of the last batch of unanswered questions from the June Q&A. They're finally done and ready to go. There were plenty of national team questions, including … Continue reading »

Posted in SBI Live Q&A | 32 Comments

It’s Q&A Time

It is that time again, time for you to submit your soccer-related (and pop culture-related) questions to me and for me to provide my answers and opinions. There has been a lot to discuss since the last Q&A, from the … Continue reading »

Posted in SBI Live Q&A | 200 Comments

MLS transfer market: A look at some league newcomers

By TRAVIS CLARK With the MLS transfer window opening recently, a lot of moves have already been made as squads look for reinforcements to boost their playoff chances. Sometimes this means taking a risk on an overseas player who may … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- New England Revolution, MLS- Sporting Kansas City | 33 Comments

Cooper sold to 1860 Munich

  Kenny Cooper is on his way back to Europe. The former Manchester United reserve player has been sold by FC Dallas to German Bundesliga II club 1860 Munich. FC Dallas informed season ticket holders of the sale on Friday. … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, MLS- FC Dallas, U.S. Men's National Team | 94 Comments

Morning Ticker: Red Bulls tie W Connection, Fulham rolls in Europa League and more

The New York Red Bulls still didn't find a victory, but the club finally found a good result, scoring a 2-2 road draw vs. W Connection in the first leg of their two-game series in CONCACAF Champions League qualifying action. … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, European Soccer, Mexican Soccer, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 34 Comments

CONCACAF Champions League: Red Bulls vs. W Connection (Your Commentary)

Welcome live to Manny Ramjohn Stadium in Marabella, Trinidad where the New York Red Bulls hope to salvage something from their miserable season tonight in the opening leg of the CONCACAF Champions League Preliminary Round against Caribbean champions W Connection. … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, MLS- New York Red Bulls, Your Running Commentary | 89 Comments

Transfer Ticker: Mascherano wants Barca, Marseille lands Heinze and more

by GIANFRANCO PANIZO Liverpool midfielder Javier Mascherano has become the latest superstar to want a move away from the Premiership in favor of La Liga. On Thursday, Mascherano's brother Sebastian claimed that the Argentine midfielder desires to play with Barcelona, citing the … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 33 Comments

D.C. United 1, L.A. Firpo 1: A Look Back By TRAVIS CLARK It was supposed to be a chance at redemption for D.C. United. A new crack at the CONCACAF Champions League, a competition that saw them post a dismal 0-5-1. But whatever optimism that D.C. coming into … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, MLS- D.C. United | 23 Comments

Red Bulls waive Khano Smith

In what is certainly no surprise, the New York Red Bulls announced today that they have waived Khano Smith. The Bermudian winger was a bust for the Bulls, starting in just six of eight games and was productive in none. … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 30 Comments

Red Bulls looking for fresh start in Champions League

                                       Photo courtesy New York Red Bulls  BY DYLAN BUTLER MARABELLA, Trinidad – While their form back in the United States has … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 25 Comments

Morning Ticker: Howard leads Everton past MLS, TFC falls to Puerto Rico and more

U.S. men's national team goalkeeper Tim Howard put on a show on Wednesday night, making a handful of spectacular saves before stopping a pair of penalty kicks to give Everton a victory against the MLS all-stars in the 2009 MLS … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, Major League Soccer, MLS- Toronto FC | 58 Comments