Author Archives: Carl Setterlund

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

SBI MLS Team of the Month (August): LA Galaxy

Landon Donovan, Robbie Keane and Gyasi Zardes led a red-hot Galaxy offense during August en route to becoming SBI’s MLS Team of the Month. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- LA Galaxy, SBI MLS Team of the Month | 3 Comments

Soccer Thursday: Your Running Commentary

By CARL SETTERLUND If you are a country over club soccer fan, Thursday’s action is just for you. Thursday’s slate┬áhas 12 international friendlies, including a pair of fixtures involving traditional European superpowers going head-to-head this afternoon. World Cup semifinalist Netherlands … Continue reading »

Posted in International Soccer, South American Soccer, Your Running Commentary | Comments Off

SBI MLS Rookie of the Month: Tesho Akindele

Tesho Akindele’s strong outings in August made him the choice for SBI’s Rookie of the Month honors. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas, SBI MLS Rookie of the Month, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

MLS Ticker: Olsen reportedly close to D.C. extension; Earthquakes linked to right back; and more

Ben Olsen reportedly in line for an extension after D.C. United’s impressive turnaround this season, and the Earthquakes are closing in on a right back signing. Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes | 8 Comments

Nguyen brace lifts Revolution past Sporting KC for third straight win

Lee Nguyen scored twice to send the Revolution to a come-from-behind 3-1 victory over Sporting KC. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- New England Revolution, MLS- Sporting Kansas City | 29 Comments

SBI USMNT Man of the Match: Nick Rimando

Nick Rimando made four saves in a stellar second half performance to lead the USMNT to victory, and earn SBI MLS Man of the Match honors. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, International Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 7 Comments