Author Archives: Daniel Karell

Thursday Kickoff: San Lorenzo win first Copa Libertadores; Martinez suffers serious injury; and more

San Lorenzo, 12-time Argentine champions, have won the Copa Libertadores for the first time in their history with a 1-0 victory (2-1 agg.) over Nacional of Paraguay. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, South American Soccer | 18 Comments

Report: City money not available for Sacramento soccer stadium

Sacramento Republic FC aren’t expected to be given any favors from the city of Sacramento as they look into building a stadium for a potential jump to MLS. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS- Expansion, USL Pro | 32 Comments

U-18 USMNT coach Perez selects 20-man roster for Czech Republic tournament

Photo by By DAN KARELL For the third time this calendar year, the Under-18 U.S. Men’s National Team are flying across the pond for another European tournament. U-18 head coach Javier Perez has picked a strong 20-man squad for … Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, U.S. Soccer, U.S. Under-20 National Team | 13 Comments

Galaxy acquire Gordon in trade with Earthquakes

The LA Galaxy have acquired forward Alan Gordon in a trade with the San Jose Earthquakes, bringing Gordon back to the team that drafted him. Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- LA Galaxy, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes | 39 Comments

TFC rookie Hagglund quickly proving he belongs in MLS

TFC rookie Nick Hagglund has turned heads with solid performances in place of injured centerback Steven Caldwell, keeping his place in the lineup for a playoff contender. Continue reading »

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

Tuesday Kickoff: Rodriguez, Kroos set to make debuts; Atleti to sign Jimenez; and more

Real Madrid’s two newest signings are set for their club debuts when Real Madrid take on Sevilla in the UEFA Super Cup in Cardiff, Wales. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured | 20 Comments

Hannover 96 honor Cherundolo with testimonial match

Hannover 96 held a testimonial match in honor of Steve Cherundolo, who spent 15 years playing with the club. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, U.S. Men's National Team, U.S. Soccer | 56 Comments

Monday Ticker: Klose retires from international play; Man City sign Mangala; and more

Miroslav Klose has announced his international retirement, ending a 13-year run with the German National Team. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, South American Soccer | 11 Comments