Author Archives: Carl Setterlund

MLS to hit Arena with ‘a major fine’ for ripping league

MLS commissioner Don Garber issues harsh response to Bruce Arena’s comments on MLS player acquisition rules. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- LA Galaxy | 68 Comments

Soccer Tuesday: Your Running Commentary

Real Madrid begin their defense of the UEFA Champions League as they welcome FC Basel to the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, along with seven other UCL matches on Tuesday. Continue reading »

Posted in UEFA Champions League, Your Running Commentary | 31 Comments

CCL Preview: D.C. United and Portland face tough tests in quest to reach knockout round

D.C. and Portland look for key wins in CONCACAF Champions League group stage play Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF Champions League, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- Portland Timbers | 1 Comment

UCL Preview: Liverpool makes return as group stage begins

Eight games kick off the 2014-15 UEFA Champions League Group Stage, with Arsenal and Dortmund providing the top fixture. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, UEFA Champions League | 7 Comments

Revs rally to post fifth straight victory

Lee Nguyen scored his MLS-leading seventh game-winning goal to lead the Revs to victory Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Montreal Impact, MLS- New England Revolution | 8 Comments

This Weekend’s Soccer on TV

Arsenal-Manchester City and Real Madrid-Atletico Madrid headline This weekend’s Soccer on TV. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Soccer on TV | 20 Comments

U.S. youth international Stanko tears ACL with SC Freiburg

Caleb Stanko’s first season with SC Freiberg is likely over after suffering a torn ACL Continue reading »

Posted in International Soccer, U.S. Soccer, U.S. Under-20 National Team, U.S. Youth National Teams | 27 Comments

Copa Centroamericana Rewind: Pappa sends Guatemala into tournament final

Guatemala advanced on Wednesday to face Costa Rica in its first Copa Centroamericana final in over a decade. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, International Soccer | 9 Comments

Donovan suspended for final match vs. Earthquakes

Landon Donovan will miss his final Cali Clasico due to a suspension for yellow card accumulation Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- LA Galaxy, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes | 27 Comments

Mid-day Ticker: Suarez cleared for El Clasico; PSG extends Sirigu; and more

Luis Suarez is scheduled to make his full Barcelona debut just in time for the Oct. 25 edition of El Clasico, when they take on arch-rival Real Madrid. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured | 8 Comments

MLS Ticker: MLS Atlanta names president, Copa Centroamericana call-ups, and more

MLS Atlanta has named Tottenham executive Darren Eales to become the club’s first president. Roy Miller and Gabriel Torres were called up to their national temas for the Copa Centroamerica. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS - Atlanta, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- Expansion, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Portland Timbers | 6 Comments

Davies’ instant impact sends Revolution past Fire for fourth straight win

Photo by USA Today Sports Images By CARL SETTERLUND FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — For the first time in six matches, New England Revolution coach Jay Heaps didn’t start Charlie Davies and Davies let him know about it. On the field, that … Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- New England Revolution | 27 Comments