Monthly Archives: October 2009

Edu closing in on comeback

Photo by ISIphotos.com by FRANCO PANIZO If you have been anxiously waiting to see midfielder Maurice Edu get back on the field, you may not have to wait much longer. According to the Rangers club website, Edu is expected to … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, U.S. Men's National Team | 32 Comments

What in the world is going on in Colorado?

  Photo by ISIphotos.com When it comes to conversations about the most dysfunctional clubs in Major League Soccer, the New York Red Bulls often tend to dominate the conversations, but one club that needs to start being discussed is the … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Colorado Rapids | 75 Comments

Who should Chicago turn to next as a DP?

  Photo by ISIphotos.com____ With Cuauhtemoc Blanco set to leave MLS this winter, and his return far from certain, the Chicago Fire will be left with a big decision to make this off-season. How will the Fire replace Blanco? Chicago … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chicago Fire | 98 Comments

TGIF: On the U.S. Under-17 team’s unmet expectations

  Photo by ISIphotos.com The U.S. Under-17 national team won a World Cup game on Thursday, but for many American observers, the 1-0 victory against Malawi didn't quite feel like a triumph. The disappointing performance led to some criticism (from … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Youth National Teams, Under-17 World Cup | 76 Comments

This weekend’s Soccer on TV

  Photo by ISIphotos.com  The North London Derby between Arsenal and Tottenham highlights this weekend's batch of soccer action on TV. Major League Soccer's playoffs will offer plenty of intrigue, but the Arsenal-Tottenham battle has the makings of a truly … Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: A Look Ahead

                                      Photo by ISIphotos.com  by FRANCO PANIZO From tweets to fines to rumored firings, Hull City's Phil Brown and Jozy Altidore have had quite an interesting week, and it gets even more intriguing this weekend. The next chapter in the Hull … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer | 19 Comments