Monthly Archives: June 2013

Real Salt Lake hold off Toronto FC for narrow road win

A superb first-half strike from Yordany Alvarez and a pair of stoppage time saves from Nick Rimando led Real Salt Lake to a 1-0 win over Toronto FC, their first at BMO Field. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Real Salt Lake, MLS- Toronto FC | 3 Comments

MLS Week 18: Your Running Commentary

Two of the biggest surprise stories in Major League Soccer will square off in a nationally televised match Saturday afternoon at PPL Park. Follow the Union-FCD match and the rest of today’s MLS action here on SBI. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, Your Running Commentary | 23 Comments

Saturday Ticker: Egypt eliminates England from U-20 World Cup; Prandelli questions worth of third-place match; and more

England has crashed out of its second straight youth tournament without a victory after losing 2-0 to Egypt in the FIFA Under-20 World Cup. Continue reading »

Posted in Confederations Cup, European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, International Soccer, Under-20 World Cup | 6 Comments

Gatt suffers knee injury, is a doubt for Gold Cup

U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder Josh Gatt suffered a left knee injury in his club’s 3-1 victory over Sarpsborg, putting his Gold Cup participation in doubt. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Featured, U.S. Men's National Team | 36 Comments

Bocanegra leaves Rangers, Chivas USA mentioned as potential destination

Carlos Bocanegra has been released by Rangers FC after spending last season on-loan with Racing Santander in Spain Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Featured, Major League Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 66 Comments

CONCACAF Gold Cup rosters released

CONCACAF released the Gold Cup rosters for all twelve participating nations in this summer’s tournament Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, CONCACAF Gold Cup, Featured, International Soccer, Major League Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 44 Comments

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Four important group stage matches in the FIFA Under-20 World Cup headline this Soccer Saturday. Follow all of the action from Turkey here on SBI. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, International Soccer, Under-20 World Cup, Your Running Commentary | 18 Comments

MLS Insider: Episode 2 (featuring Fernandez and the 2006 MLS Cup Final)

Episode Two of the new NBC Sports program MLS Insider aired on Friday evening, offering a great glimpse into the background and Peruvian roots of FC Dallas goalkeeper Raul Fernandez, as well as taking a look back at the 2006 MLS Cup Final. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas, MLS- Houston Dynamo | 2 Comments

SBI Fantasy MLS: Week 18 Preview

By CASEY CANNON Hello and Welcome to the Soccer by Ives Fantasy Corner – now with extra beer and fireworks! Every week I dig through statistics, news, and rumors to provide the reader with the kind of fantasy advice that … Continue reading »

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NASL Week 13: A Look Ahead

The Carolina RailHawks and Atlanta Silverbacks meet in a top of the table clash on Saturday. Continue reading »

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NWSL Week 12: A Look Ahead

By MIKE McCALL For as spread out and clustered as the National Women’s Soccer League standings are, there’s still plenty on the line. This weekend’s matches could bring a change atop the standings, a new addition to the front of … Continue reading »

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USMNT Daily Update: A closer look at the Gold Cup roster

With the U.S. Men’s National Team Gold Cup squad now set, it is time to take an in-depth look at the squad, and the options Jurgen Klinsmann will have in the Gold Cup. Continue reading »

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