Monthly Archives: January 2013

Inside the 2013 MLS SuperDraft: Episode 3

Episode 3 of Inside the 2013 MLS SuperDraft focuses on Carlos Alvarez and Walker Zimmerman as they draw closer to finding out where they might be drafted. Continue reading »

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MLS Ticker: Sounders land Neagle, Galaxy name Klein team president, and more

The Seattle Sounders reacquired Lamar Neagle via a trade, the LA Galaxy appointed Chris Klein as team president and more news from around MLS. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS- New England Revolution, MLS- Seattle Sounders, MLS- Vancouver Whitecaps, USL Pro | 11 Comments

Galaxy rookies face tough challenge of making squad for defending champions

By OMAR SHAMOUT It’s hard for any rookie to find their role on a new team, but joining the back-to-back MLS Cup champions is an even tougher hurdle. Luckily for the LA Galaxy’s three MLS SuperDraft selections, key personnel changes … Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: Weekend Rewind

It was a banner weekend from an individual standpoint for some of the U.S. Men’s National Team forwards, who combined for two goals and one assist. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Featured | 65 Comments

Monday Kickoff: Cape Verde pulls ANC stunner, Merseyside teams add midfield depth, and more

Cape Verde defeated Angola in Africa Cup of Nations, Liverpool signed a pair of midfielders, and more news from the weekend. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, European Soccer, Featured, South American Soccer | 3 Comments

European Weekend Rewind: Upsets aplenty in FA Cup, Messi and Ronaldo shine, and more

Upsets were the order of the day in the FA Cup this weekend, with Luton Town, MK Dons, Oldham Athletic and Leeds United knocking off English Premier League sides. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured | 12 Comments

Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

The early rounds of the FA Cup are always intriguing because of the potential for upsets and the match-ups between English Premier League powers and once-might clubs now struggling in the lower divisions. Sunday offers just those kind of opportunities, … Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Uncategorized, Your Running Commentary | 129 Comments

MLS Notes: Dynamo duo sidelined, SKC and Revs tie in pre-season opener, and more

The Houston Dynamo will be without projected starters Omar Cummings and Cory Ashe for most of the pre-season after both underwent knee surgeries. That didn’t stop the Dynamo from kicking off their pre-season with a scrimmage victory. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS- Houston Dynamo, MLS- New England Revolution, MLS- Sporting Kansas City, Uncategorized | 15 Comments

The SBI Podcast: Episode 4 with special guest Jozy Altidore

Jozy Altidore got 2013 off to a dream start by scoring a hat-trick in his first game of the year, and he keeps it going by joining us in Episode 4 of The SBI Podcast. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Featured, Podcasts, U.S. Men's National Team | 32 Comments

Saturday Ticker: Man United sign Zaha, Honduras and Costa Rica in Copa Centroamericana Final

Manchester United has won the race to sign top English prospect Wilfried Zaha in one of the top stories heading into the weekend. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, European Soccer, South American Soccer | 11 Comments

A look ahead to the 2014 MLS Draft Class (The first 2014 SBI Draft Big Board)

The 2013 MLS Draft ended a week ago, but if you were already wondering about what the talent will look like in 2014, here is a look at the top players teams will be coveting in 2014. Continue reading »

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National Soccer Hall of Fame reveals 2013 candidate class

Taylor Twellman, Chris Armas and Ben Olsen were among the 21 candidates in the 2013 National Soccer Hall of Fame class released on Friday afternoon. The 10 winners will be revealed on Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, U.S. Soccer | 25 Comments