Monthly Archives: April 2010

SBI Live Q&A (April 28 edition)

Good afternoon everybody. It's an exciting day in the world of soccer with Barcelona vs. Inter Milan up on tap later this afternoon. Before we get to that great match, it's time for the latest SBI Live Q&A, where you … Continue reading »

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SBI Live Q&A is set for 1pm today

Apologies for the late notice (though this day and time have become the regularly scheduled slot), but the latest SBI Live Q&A will take place today at 1pm. Get your soccer (and pop culture) related questions ready to fire at … Continue reading »

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Fantasy MLS: Week 6

Photo by Michael Janosz/   By AVI CREDITOR With the schedule reverting back to the usual eight-game, one-per-team slate, this week is pretty straight-forward. There are the matchups that, on paper, look exploitable, and you should gear any transfers or … Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Joseph enters rehab, Bayern rolls and more

Photo by Andrew Katsampes/  New England Revolution midfielder Shalrie Joseph, one of the top players in Major League Soccer, has entered the league's substance abuse and behavioral health program, the Boston Globe reported late on Monday. The Revs announced on … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, International Soccer, MLS- New England Revolution | 96 Comments

Chinn’s brace leads RBNY past Philly

  Photo by Howard C. Smith/ Rookie striker Conor Chinn took his first step toward being known more for his professional soccer career than his brief childhood acting career by delivering two goals to help the New York Red Bulls … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Philadelphia Union, U.S. Open Cup | 53 Comments

Carver speaks out on recent criticism of TFC management

  Photo by Toronto FC is in the midst of a two-match home winning streak, so you would think the talk around Toronto would be about Dwayne DeRosario's recent goal-scoring binge and TFC's improved defense. Instead, the talk is … Continue reading »

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U.S. Open Cup: New York Red Bulls at Philadelphia Union (Match Night Commentary)

The New York-Philly Derby will play its second installment in four days tonight as the Red Bulls play host to the Union tonight in a U.S. Open Cup play-in match at Red Bull Arena. Both teams are using tonight's match … Continue reading »

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Galaxy to host Boca Juniors at Home Depot Center on May 23rd

         The Los Angeles Galaxy will welcome South American powerhouse Boca Juniors to the Home Depot Center on May 23rd. The match is expected to showcase some of the top South American talent that will not be included in … Continue reading »

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Copa Libertadores: Round of 16 ready to kick off

By NESTOR F. SEBASTIAN The defending champions are suffering from exhaustion, all five of Brazil's representatives are still alive and both Mexican teams that withdrew from last year's tournament over the swine flu debacle make their debuts as the Copa Libertadores Round … Continue reading »

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UCL: Bayern Munich vs. Lyon (Matchday Commentary)

   The first finalist in the Champions League will be decided today when Olympique Lyon hosts Bayern Munich in the second leg of this semifinal (2:30pm, FSE). Lyon needs to overcome a 1-0 deficit to reach the final, and will … Continue reading »

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What’s next for Jozy Altidore?

  Photo by   With one flash of rage, Jozy Altidore saw his season end, and likely his tenure with Hull City. The headbutt Altidore hit Alan Hutton with last weekend not only meant a red card and suspension, … Continue reading »

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Red Bulls-Union Open Cup match to be streamed online

Photo by Tony Quinn/    If you were hoping to see the New York Red Bulls-Philadelphia Union U.S. Open Cup match tonight, but weren't going to be able to head to Red Bull Arena, you are in luck. The Red … Continue reading »

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