Author Archives: Daniel Karell

Report: Sakiewicz admits Muelensteen is up for Union job, but denies job is already his

Former Manchester United assistant Rene Meulensteen is on the shortlist for the Union’s head coaching position, but a decision isn’t expected in the near term. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Philadelphia Union | 19 Comments

U.S. U-20 Men’s National Team 2, Racing Club Reserves 0: Match Highlights

The U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team defeated Racing Club Reserves, 2-0, in a friendly match on Sept. 4. Continue reading »

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Report: Cameron sidelined by hernia surgery

Geoff Cameron has undergone surgery to repair a hernia, sidelining him for at least two weeks, according to a report out of England. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Featured, U.S. Men's National Team | 18 Comments

With qualifying looming, tough decisions ahead for U.S. Under-20 head coach Ramos

Tab Ramos will likely be without a handful of starters when the U-20 USMNT begin qualification for the World Cup, giving him and his coaching staff extra work to identify starters and gel them into the squad. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, U.S. Soccer, U.S. Under-20 National Team | 9 Comments

Tuesday Kickoff: Ibrahimovic denies elbowing Alaba; Pogba set for extension; and more

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has denied that he intentionally elbowed David Alaba during Sweden’s 1-1 draw with Austria, claiming it was an accident. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, International Soccer, South American Soccer | 8 Comments

FIFA explores moving 2022 World Cup dates

For the first time in nearly a year, FIFA is openly discussing the possibility of moving the dates of the 2022 FIFA World Cup to the winter months. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, FIFA, FIFA World Cup | 47 Comments

International Rewind: Spain crushes Macedonia; England tops Swiss on road; and more

Spain routed FYR Macedonia, 5-1, in their first competitive match since being ousted at the 2014 World Cup as UEFA Euro 2016 qualification continued. Continue reading »

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Crew sign veteran Austrian centerback Pogatetz

The Columbus Crew have reportedly signed free agent Austrian international Emanuel Pogatetz to bolster their squad ahead of the final stretch of the season. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Team of the Week: New England Revolution

The New England Revolution won their third and fourth straight matches since signing Jermaine Jones, earning them SBI MLS Team of the Week. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Player of the Week: Giles Barnes

Giles Barnes scored a pair of goals to lead the Houston Dynamo to a crucial victory over the Montreal Impact, earning Barnes SBI MLS Player of the Week. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Blatter confirms FIFA candidacy; Reus injures ankle; and more

After months of hints and clues, Sepp Blatter has formally announced that he will be running for a fifth term as FIFA president in the 2015 FIFA elections. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, South American Soccer | 29 Comments

Meram brace, Anor header power Crew past Chivas USA

Following a scoreless first half, the Columbus Crew were rewarded for their constant attacks and scored three times in the second half to defeat Chivas USA, 3-0. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- Columbus Crew | 5 Comments