Author Archives: Franco Panizo

U.S. Soccer confirms USMNT’s Ireland friendly in November

U.S. Soccer announced on Tuesday that the U.S. Men’s National Team will close out the year with a friendly vs. the Republic of Ireland in Dublin. Continue reading »

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Report: USMNT’s rumored friendly with Colombia falls through

According to a report from SI.com, the U.S. Men’s National Team will not be playing Colombia in San Antonio on Sept. 9, after all. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, International Soccer, South American Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 29 Comments

Red Bulls hoping Sene can bolster attack ahead of busy stretch run

Photo by USA Today Sports Images By FRANCO PANIZO Healthy, versatile, experienced and eager¬†to play, Saer Sene made too¬†much sense for the New York Red Bulls to pass on the opportunity of acquiring him. The Red Bulls landed Sene in … Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- New England Revolution, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 20 Comments

Americans Abroad: Weekend Rewind

Emerson Hyndman made his Fulham debut, Mix Diskerud and Michael Stephens found the back of the net in Norway, and more in this past weekend’s Americans Abroad action. Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: Weekend Preview

Tim Ream and Bolton Wanders open their new season with a visit to Watford, Alejandro Bedoya and FC Nantes get their campaign underway, and more in this upcoming weekend’s Americans Abroad action. Continue reading »

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Donovan to retire at end of season

A day after scoring the winning goal in the MLS All-Star Game, Landon Donovan has announced that he will retire at season’s end. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- LA Galaxy, U.S. Men's National Team | 343 Comments

Henry leaves to standing ovation after showing brilliance in possibly his final MLS All-Star Game

Thierry Henry may have played in his final MLS All-Star Game on Wednesday night, and he enjoyed quite a performance and exit in the match. Continue reading »

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Guardiola, Porter downplay postgame incident

Caleb Porter and Pep Guardiola tried to downplay their incident at the conclusion of the MLS All-Stars’ 2-1 win over Bayern Munich on Wednesday. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS All-Stars Man of the Match: Landon Donovan

Landon Donovan played just 23 minutes for the MLS All-Stars, but still made the difference in the victory over Bayern Munich en route to being named SBI’s MLS All Stars Man of the Match. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS All-Star Game, MLS- LA Galaxy | 69 Comments

MLS All-Stars aiming to get back to winning ways vs. top-notch Bayern Munich

The MLS All-Stars will face off against Bayern Munich on Wednesday night in a match that has drawn plenty of buzz and excitement in Portland, Oregon. Continue reading »

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MLS president Abbott talks promotion-relegation, expansion, and more in all-encompassing interview

MLS president and deputy commissioner Mark Abbott touched on a variety of topics in a long interview on Tuesday, including promotion-relegation, Chivas USA and expansion. Continue reading »

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MLS All-Star Notes: Injured Beckerman replaced by Ridgewell, Cahill to play despite injury and more

Kyle Beckerman has been replaced by Liam Ridgewell on the MLS All-Star roster, Tim Cahill insists he will play vs. Bayern Munich despite dealing with a groin injury, and more notes from Portland. Continue reading »

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