Monthly Archives: August 2012

Injured Bradley out for USA’s World Cup qualifiers against Jamaica

If the U.S. men's national team is to take a pair of World Cup qualifying results off of Jamaica, it will have to do so without the services of integral midfielder Michael Bradley. Bradley's agent told FOX Soccer that he … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, U.S. Men's National Team | 55 Comments

Gyau completes loan to St. Pauli

Photo by The opportunity has presented itself for Joe Gyau to display his talents on the first-team level. Gyau, one of the top midfield prospects in the U.S. pipeline, was loaned to 2. Bundesliga club St. Pauli for the … Continue reading »

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Real Madrid, Man. City, Dortmund put in same group at Champions League draw

The road to Wembley Stadium will be a difficult one for the defending champions of Spain, England and Germany. Real Madrid, Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund were drawn together in a stacked Group D to highlight the 2012-13 UEFA Champions … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer, UEFA Champions League | 37 Comments

Edu completes three-year deal with Stoke, awaits work permit for eligibility

Maurice Edu's move to Stoke City is officially complete. Edu signed a three-year deal with Stoke Thursday, and the club has been given the green light by the English FA to finalize his work permit that will make him eligible for … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad | 15 Comments

Dwayne De Rosario’s 100 MLS goals

D.C. United captain Dwayne De Rosario cemented his place in exclusive MLS company Wednesday night, becoming just the seventh player in league history to tally 100 career goals, joining Jeff Cunningham, Jaime Moreno, Landon Donovan, Ante Razov, Jason Kreis and … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- D.C. United | 19 Comments

Pappa’s transfer from Fire to Heerenveen takes immediate effect

If the Chicago Fire are to reach the playoffs and go on a postseason run this season, they will have to do so without Marco Pappa. The Guatemalan midfielder's transfer to Dutch club Heerenveen has been expedited, and he will … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chicago Fire | 18 Comments

Ream called in by Klinsmann for USA-Jamaica World Cup qualifiers

Tim Ream's uneven start to his first full season and England has not prevented him from making his return to the U.S. men's national team. According to his club, Bolton, Ream has been called in by Jurgen Klinsmann for the … Continue reading »

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Joseph scores twice in N.E. return to help Chivas complete 3-goal comeback

Photo by Shalrie Joseph made himself feel quite at home at Gillette Stadium Wednesday night. In his return to the place he called home since 2003 until a trade sent him across the country to Chivas USA, Joseph scored … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- New England Revolution | 9 Comments

Real Madrid capture Spanish SuperCopa with win over rival Barcelona

Real Madrid came out on fire in the second leg of the Spanish SuperCopa Wednesday, then had to hold on as 10-man Barcelona nearly pulled off the unthinkable at Estadio Santiago Bernabeau. Gonzalo Higuain and Cristiano Ronaldo scored early, and … Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Pots set for Champions League draw, Berbatov to Fulham & more

The roadmap for the 2012-13 UEFA Champions League group stage will be set on Thursday, with one of the ultimate groups of death lingering as a possibility. The champions of England, Germany, Italy and Spain could all be drawn into … Continue reading »

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Galaxy youngsters rout Islanders in CCL action

BY KAYLA KNAPP CARSON, Calif.—Injuries, illness and a busy schedule meant a mostly reserve lineup for the Los Angeles Galaxy in their Wednesday night CONCACAF Champions League match—nine of the starters were under 23, including five rookies. But that didn’t … Continue reading »

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Gaven’s late winner leads 10-man Crew to key victory over Union at PPL Park

Photo by By JOEY SAMUEL CHESTER, Pa. — Despite being down to ten men, and getting dominated in possession for large parts of the second half, Eddie Gaven gave the Columbus Crew just what they needed to make up … Continue reading »

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