Monthly Archives: December 2012

Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

Chelsea take on Aston Villa in a key showdown on today’s light day of action in the soccer world. Continue reading »

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Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

FC Barcelona return to action for the first time since Tito Vilanova was forced to step down to undergo surgery for a cancer relapse. The La Liga leaders take on Real Valladolid in one of the more noteworthy matches of the day. Continue reading »

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SBI 2013 MLS Mock Draft (Version 2.0)

With the 2013 MLS Draft now just a month away, SBI drops the latest version of our 2013 MLS Mock Draft. This time around we give you a two-round mock draft, and updates on the Generation adidas class. Continue reading »

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After promising 2012, Gil poised for a breakout year in 2013

After a 2012 that saw him play heavy minutes for Real Salt Lake, Luis Gil is poised to take on a bigger role not only with RSL, but also with the U.S. Under-20 national team. Continue reading »

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McCarty on USMNT radar after strong 2012 MLS season

BY DAVE MARTINEZ Though he may not have won the Red Bulls team MVP award last season, Dax McCarty certainly didn’t go unrecognized. After putting in perhaps his strongest year as a pro, the Florida native has drawn attention from … Continue reading »

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This Weekend’s Soccer on TV

Clint Dempsey and Tottenham take on Geoff Cameron and Stoke City in one of the feature matches in Europe that American soccer fans will have their eyes on. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Malaga hit with UEFA ban, Vilanova has surgery, and more

Spanish club Malaga is enjoying an outstanding season, both on the league side and in the UEFA Champions League, but they are set to pay the price for the financial problems that plagued them earlier in the year. UEFA has … Continue reading »

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European Weekend Preview: Milan battle Roma, Real Madrid face Malaga, and more

Michael Bradley and AS Roma take on AC Milan in a battle of top Serie A teams, and one of this weekend’s featured match-ups in Europe. Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: Weekend Preview

Several leagues in Europe have begun their winter breaks but there are still several quality games involving Americans Abroad this weekend, including Oguchi Onyewu and Malaga’s test vs. Real Madrid and Michael Bradley and AS Roma’s home game against AC Milan. Continue reading »

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Chelsea land Sparta Prague, Tottenham paired with Lyon in Europa League Round of 32 draw

  The draw for the UEFA Europa League Round of 32 was completed on Thursday, and there are quality matches aplenty. Chelsea-Sparta Prague, Zenit St Petersburg-Liverpool and Bayer Leverkusen-Benfica are just some of the marquee games set to take place … Continue reading »

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USWNT add second Scotland friendly in Nashville to open 2013

Photo by The U.S. Women’s National Team will be well acquainted with Scotland and the southeast by the time February 2013 ends. The United States will host Scotland at LP Field in Nashville, Tenn. on Feb. 13 in a … Continue reading »

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BREAKING- Farrell, Zimmerman among players to sign Generation adidas deals

The 2013 Generation adidas class is beginning to take shape, with highly-rated prospects Andrew Farrell and Walker Zimmerman signing deals, sources confirmed to SBI on Thursday. Continue reading »

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