Monthly Archives: April 2010

Europa League: Your Running Commentary

Both of the finalists in this year's Europa League will be known today as the second legs of Fulham-Hamburg SV and Liverpool-Atletico Madrid are set to take place. After a scoreless first leg, Fulham boasts a good chance of reaching … Continue reading »

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Afternoon Ticker: Dortmund warns United over Subotic, Diarra also on the radar and more

By FRANCO PANIZO Add Manchester United to the long list of teams that will have to wait for Borussia Dortmund defender Neven Subotic to become a free agent. Reports out of Europe claim United is the latest club interested in … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, International Soccer | 38 Comments

Americans Abroad: Holden and Onyewu resume full training and Bedoya notches assist

  The U.S. men's national team moved a few steps closer to being a fully healthy group as recent word out of Europe revealed that injured midfielder Stuart Holden and defender Oguchi Onyewu have resumed full training with their club … Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Pachuca wins CCL, Inter topples Barcelona and more

  Pachuca looked poised for defeat as the final seconds ticked off the clock on Wednesday night, their hopes of another CONCACAF Champions League title fading with each passing moment. That was before Edgar Benitez scored a dream goal in … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF Champions League, European Soccer | 58 Comments

USMNT Home Jersey unveiled

 The U.S. men's national team's home jersey for the 2010 World Cup was unveiled this morning. Here it is. What do you think of the jersey? Like it? Miss the old one? Already ordered it? Share your thoughts below.

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team | 129 Comments

Najar nets first professional goal, assist, as D.C. cruises to U.S. Open Cup victory

Photo by Tony Quinn/ISIphotos.com By AVI CREDITOR WASHINGTON – Andy Najar scored his first professional goal and assisted on one of Adam Cristman's two goals, as D.C. United defeated FC Dallas, 4-2, in a U.S. Open Cup qualifying game at … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- D.C. United, MLS- FC Dallas, U.S. Open Cup | 35 Comments

U.S. Open Cup: FC Dallas at D.C. United Match Night Commentary

  By AVI CREDITOR Two winless teams in league play will look for a change in fortune tonight, as FC Dallas and D.C. United square off in a qualifying round U.S. Open Cup match at RFK Stadium (7:30 p.m., live … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- D.C. United, MLS- FC Dallas, U.S. Open Cup | 34 Comments

D.C. United re-signs Emilio

By AVI CREDITOR D.C. United re-signed Brazilian forward Luciano Emilio on Wednesday, bringing back the former MLS Most Valuable Player to a team in desperate need of capable finishers in the attacking third. "Over the past several months, we've been … Continue reading »

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SBI Video Corner: Post-game reaction to Red Bulls’ Open Cup win

Posted in MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Philadelphia Union, U.S. Open Cup | 8 Comments

Johnson, Adu shine in Aris play-off win

By FRANCO PANIZO Greek club Aris Salonika is a step closer to playing in next season's Champions League, and the club can thank Freddy Adu and Eddie Johnson for that. Johnson netted both of Aris' goals in its 2-0 play-off … Continue reading »

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SBI USSF Division 2 Power Rankings (Week Three)

By TRAVIS CLARK It took three weeks, but every USSF Division 2 team has now kicked off in 2010. The last team to play, Puerto Rico, got off a hot start right away, beating NSC Minnesota at home, before heading … Continue reading »

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UCL: Barcelona vs. Inter Milan (Match Day Commentary)

  The UEFA Champions League semifinals conclude today with Barcelona taking on Inter Milan (2:45pm, Fox Soccer Channel) for the chance to face Bayern Munich in the final. Inter Milan comes in off a 3-1 first-leg victory at the San Siro, … Continue reading »

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