Category Archives: Featured

MLS Ticker: Espindola’s red card appeal denied; Pogatetz convinced by Berhalter; and more

Fabian Espindola’s red card against the New York Red Bulls may have looked like a bad call, but not to the MLS Disciplinary Committee, which upheld referee Mark Geiger’s controversial decision. Continue reading »

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Monday Evening Ticker: Champagne announces FIFA candidacy, Peru lines up friendly in USA; and more

Former FIFA executive Jerome Champagne has declared his candidacy for the 2015 FIFA presidential elections. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, South American Soccer | 10 Comments

Report: Hamburg manager fired two days after Julian Green’s debut

Hamburg have reportedly fired manager Mirko Slomka, just one week into Julian Green’s time at the club on loan from Bayern Munich. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer, Featured | 21 Comments

Bradley blasts referee following controversial disallowed goal

Toronto FC Michael Bradley blasted the state of MLS refereeing after Saturday’s controversial draw with the Chicago Fire. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Toronto FC | 93 Comments

SBI MLS Player of the Week: Blas Perez

Blas Perez scored a pair of goals as FC Dallas topped the Vancouver Whitecaps, 2-1, earning Perez SBI MLS Player of the Week. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Rookie of the Week: Pedro Ribeiro

Philadelphia Union rookie Pedro Ribeiro scored and drew a penalty, as the Union picked up a late draw with the New York Red Bulls. Continue reading »

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USL Pro Playoff Rewind: Islanders shock Orlando City

No. 8 seed Harrisburg City Islanders shocked USL Pro by eliminating title favorites and No. 1 seed Orlando City in the most surprising result of the quarterfinal round. Continue reading »

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Sunday European Rewind: Manchester United rout QPR; AC Milan win thriller over Parma; and more

Manchester United picked up the first victory of the Louis van Gaal era Sunday with a 4-0 win over Queens Park Rangers. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Team of the Week: Seattle Sounders

The Seattle Sounders extended their lead atop the Western Conference by picking up a 3-2 victory over Real Salt Lake Saturday. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Costa Rica wins Copa Centroamericano; Bayern struggling with injuries; and more

Costa Rica won the Copa Centroamericana Saturday with a 2-1 victory over Guatemala. Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: Weekend Rewind

Julian Green started but lasted just 45 minutes for Hamburg, Brek Shea enjoyed an encouraging debut, and more in this past weekend’s Americans Abroad action. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Featured | 41 Comments

Johnson steps down as lead FOX soccer broadcaster

Gus Johnson has stepped down as lead soccer broadcaster for FOX, leaving the network to search for a new TV voice for the 2015 Women’s World Cup and eventually the 2018 World Cup. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Soccer on TV, Uncategorized | 43 Comments