Monthly Archives: March 2013

Americans Abroad: Weekend Preview

Brad Guzan and Aston Villa face Liverpool, Stuart Holden will have a chance to play in two games over a span of four days, and more in this upcoming weekend’s Americans Abroad action. Continue reading »

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Refreshed and refocused, Donovan looks to win back national team place

Back from his self-imposed sabbatical, Landon Donovan has turned his focus to winning back his place with the U.S. national team. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- LA Galaxy, U.S. Men's National Team, U.S. Soccer, Uncategorized, World Cup Qualifying | 243 Comments

UPDATED- Holden completes short-term loan to Sheffield Wednesday

Stuart Holden has struggled for playing time with Bolton since returning from injury, but he could find some playing time with a short-term loan move to Sheffield Wednesday. Continue reading »

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Mid-Day Ticker: Mancini concedes title race; Diaby out for nine months; and more

Roberto Mancini has conceded the Premier League title to Manchester United, being down 18 points to his rival Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, FIFA World Cup, UEFA Champions League, World Cup 2014 | 13 Comments

MLS Ticker: Friedrich returns to the Fire, Galaxy welcomed at White House, and more

Arne Friedrich has returned to the struggling Chicago Fire, but is unsure when he will make his season debut Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- FC Dallas, MLS- LA Galaxy, MLS- Vancouver Whitecaps | 7 Comments

Thursday Kickoff: Wilshere set to return in two weeks, Bayern can win title on Saturday, and more

Jack Wilshere has been given a boost, as he is set to return in two weeks time to the Arsenal starting lineup Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, South American Soccer | 5 Comments

Wednesday Evening Ticker: Pedro to miss Barca’s next two matches; Toure denies PSG move; and more

Barcelona will be without Pedro for its next two matches after the winger injured his calf during Spain’s 1-0 win over France. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, International Soccer, World Cup Qualifying | 7 Comments

USA 0, Mexico 0: A Look Back

SBI takes a look back at the U.S. Men’s National Team’s memorable 0-0 draw vs. Mexico at Estadio Azteca. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, Featured, Mexican Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team, Uncategorized, World Cup Qualifying | 187 Comments

Mexico 0, USA 0: SBI Player Grades

The outstanding performances across the board on the U.S. Men’s National Team’s defense led the way in Tuesday’s vital 0-0 draw vs. Mexico. Here are SBI’s player grades for the match. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, Featured, Mexican Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team, World Cup Qualifying | 321 Comments

Ratings for USA-Mexico qualifier shatter records

The TV ratings for the USA-Mexico World Cup qualifier on Tuesday night shattered previous records for a World Cup qualifier shown in the United States. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, Featured | 64 Comments

Valentin loaned to Bodo/Glimt in Norway

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By DAN KARELL The pipeline of American players moving to Norway from Major League Soccer is showing no signs of letting down. On Monday afternoon, the Montreal Impact announced that defender Zarek Valentin is being loaned to … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer, Featured, MLS- Montreal Impact | 23 Comments

Red Bulls Notes: Cahill’s availability in question; Espindola, Lade miss practice; and more

The New York Red Bulls will take a wait-and-see approach with Tim Cahill’s availability for the weekend match against the Philadelphia Union, Fabian Espindola and Connor Lade missed Wednesday’s practice with injuries, and more. Continue reading »

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