Monthly Archives: June 2012

MLS Week 17: A Look Ahead

By THOMAS FLOYD The California Clasico is always a heated feud. But this weekend's version offers an extra dose of hype. With the San Jose Earthquakes boasting the best record in MLS, the defending champion Los Angeles Galaxy on a … Continue reading »

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U.S. U-17s brace for Copa Saprissa Internacional semis after loss to Mexico

The United States Under-17 men's national team is nearing the end of its time at the Copa Saprissa Internacional in Costa Rica, but there is still an opportunity to go out on a winning note. Playing five 70-minute games in … Continue reading »

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Spain, Italy duel for Euro 2012 title

Maybe Group C was the Group of Death after all. Spain and Italy, the two Euro 2012 finalists, emerged from the same group, each dispatching the two survivors from the fear-inspiring Group B, with Portugal and Germany falling by the … Continue reading »

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Galaxy Notes: Seedorf trains with team, Gonzalez makes progress and more

By ADAM SERRANO CARSON, Calif. — The Los Angeles Galaxy have welcomed Clarence Seedorf in for a training stint, but don't look for the former AC Milan and Real Madrid midfielder to sign with the Galaxy, at least according to Galaxy … Continue reading »

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Bradley faces pressure with Egypt needing Cup of Nations qualifying result

Bob Bradley is preparing to do something he hasn't had to do in months: Find a way to bounce back from a loss. After Egypt's 3-2 loss to upstart Central African Republic in African Cup of Nations qualifying two weeks … Continue reading »

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Red Bulls Notes: Henry defends Marquez, centerbacks hurt and more

By DAVE MARTINEZ New York Red Bulls captain Thierry Henry sympathizes with Rafa Marquez. Having had his own battles with injuries, absences and recoveries, the veteran striker knows what it is like to desperately find one’s form in game action. … Continue reading »

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