Monthly Archives: May 2010

Afternoon Ticker: Lampard considers MLS, Adriano close to Roma move and more

Photo by   By FRANCO PANIZO Frank Lampard has played his entire club career in England, but that hasn't stopped him from thinking of possibly joining MLS. Lampard revealed that he is considering joining MLS, but not until he is at … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 75 Comments

USMNT practice observations

Photo by John Todd/   The first thing you should know about U.S. men's national team practices is that they are closed to the media. Well, except for the last 15 minutes, a time period that usually doesn't reveal much … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team | 208 Comments

Fire settles for draw vs. FC Dallas

The Chicago Fire dropped two more points at Toyota Park on Thursday night after settling for a 1-1 tie against FC Dallas at Toyota Park. The draw leaves the Fire winless in more than a month while FC Dallas adds … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- FC Dallas | 39 Comments

USA ready for World Cup send-off match vs. Turkey

  By FRANCO PANIZO The U.S. men's national team will take on Turkey in its final game on American soil before the World Cup, and the match should provide head coach Bob Bradley with a real look at his starting eleven. … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team | 115 Comments

Who should the USMNT start vs. Turkey?

Photo by John Todd/   The first chance for Bob Bradley to trot out his first choice starting lineup before the World Cup comes on Saturday against Turkey in Philadelphia. Just what that lineup will be is the big question. There … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team | 307 Comments

Galaxy prepare to face the Crew on Saturday in a battle of unbeatens

BY ADAM SERRANO While much of the focus this week has been on the World Cup, a pair MLS unbeatens will do battle on Saturday as the Los Angeles Galaxy head east to take on the Columbus Crew. The Galaxy … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Columbus Crew, MLS- LA Galaxy | 22 Comments

Saint Louis Athletica folding, AC St. Louis safe for now

The financial mess in St. Louis has claimed its first victim. It was announced that St. Louis Athletica of the WPS will fold, becoming the second club to fold this year in the league. Jeff Cooper, one of the financial … Continue reading »

Posted in USSF Division 2, Women's Professional Soccer, Women's Soccer | 105 Comments

Fire Update: De Los Cobos set for more tinkering

  By ANTHONY ZILIS After practice on Tuesday, Chicago Fire head coach Carlos de Los Cobos talked to his team at the center of the field for about 20 minutes. His team is 0-3-2  in all combined games in May … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chicago Fire | 60 Comments

SBI USSF Division 2 Power Rankings: Week 7

By TRAVIS CLARK The Austin Aztex refuse to lose. Austin is the hottest thing in the USSF D-2 League, dealing Miami FC its first loss of the season last night, running away as 3-1 winners, maintaining a six-game unbeaten streak. … Continue reading »

Posted in USSF Division 2 | 19 Comments

SBI Live Q&A (May 27th Edition)

It is that time again. Time for SBI readers to send in their soccer (and pop culture) questions and time for me to answer as many of those questions as I can. There are plenty of things to discuss, from … Continue reading »

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SBI’s Live Q&A Set for 1pm Today

After taking a week off from the SBI Live Q&A, it is time to bring it back in a week when there is a bunch to discuss. We will have an SBI Live Q&A at 1pm today so be sure … Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Power Rankings (Week 9)

The Los Angeles Galaxy has held a firm grip on the top spot in the MLS Rankings for two months now, but a challenger looks poised to try and take No. 1 from Bruce Arena's squad. The Columbus Crew posted … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, SBI MLS Power Rankings | 16 Comments