Monthly Archives: December 2010

SBI’s Top 5 USMNT Goals of 2010

By FRANCO PANIZO The year is nearing its end, and while most United States national teams are eagerly awaiting to see what the future holds, SBI is looking back at the memorable year that was for the Americans. From a … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team, YouTube Soccer Clips | 76 Comments

UNC’s Anibaba sets sights on MLS Draft

Photo courtesy of Jeff Camarati/UNC Athletic Communications By JOHN BOSCHINI Life has gotten pretty surreal for former North Carolina defender Jalil Anibaba. Signing an agent, inking a contract with the Major League Soccer and a receiving an invitation to the … Continue reading »

Posted in College Soccer, MLS Draft 2011 | 10 Comments

Thursday Kickoff: Nilmar sidelined, Monchengladbach adds a pair and more

By AVI CREDITOR Villarreal striker Nilmar is set for an extended spell on the sidelines after returning to Brazil to have surgery to fix a cartilage problem in his right knee. It is unclear exactly how much time Nilmar, who … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer | 30 Comments

SBI 2011 MLS Mock Draft (Version 1.0)

The 2011 MLS Draft is two weeks away. That's right, just two weeks away, and the reality is that MLS teams are far from finished trying to figure out which players to move up and move down their draft lists. … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS Draft 2011 | 99 Comments

Chelsea vs. Bolton: Your Running Commentary

Stuart Holden and Bolton have a chance to move past Chelsea in the English Premier league standings with a win against the struggling blues today at Stamford Bridge (2:30pm, Fox Soccer Channel) Chelsea is coming off a lethargic loss to … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer, Your Running Commentary | 80 Comments

A closer look at SBI Readership

  If you have ever wondered where SBI readers check in from most often, you might be surprised at what the numbers reveal. We started out as a New York/New Jersey-dominated website before re-launching as a nationally-focused soccer news site … Continue reading »

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Sizing up the DeRosario-Celtic mess

This what we do know at this point about Dwayne DeRosario's visit to Scotland to spend time with Celtic. He went there for the purposes of a trial, only neither Toronto FC or Major League Soccer knew about it. Whether … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Toronto FC | 78 Comments

Kitchen signs deal to finalize 2011 Generation adidas class

Akron freshman sensation Perry Kitchen has come to terms with Major League Soccer on a Generation adidas contract to solidify the 2011 MLS GA class. Kitchen and Akron teammate Kofi Sarkodie were the final two targets to sign deals, joining … Continue reading »

Posted in BREAKING NEWS, Major League Soccer, MLS Draft 2011 | 36 Comments