FRI, 2:30PM ET
FUL
CHA
FRI, 2:30PM ET
ABER
MOTH
FRI, 2:30PM ET
WER
COL
FRI, 3PM ET
VIGO
LEVA
FRI, 8PM ET
CHI
HOU
FRI, 8:30PM ET
USA
MEX

Leagues: Major League Soccer

MLS Cup Wrap Up

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

I watched the MLS Cup victory for Houston on Tivo this evening and a few things were apparent to me. (Let me preface my comments by saying I did not watch one minute of NFL Football today and have no … Continue reading

MLS Will Allow One High Priced Foreign Player Per Team

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This initiative for a league that has not grown in popularity and support despite an upsurge for soccer in this nation is long overdue. Here is the release from MLSNET.com.

Freddy Adu to Train with Man United

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Freddy Adu is getting the chance of a lifetime beginning next week when he will train for two weeks with Manchester United. Adu is not eligible to move to the EPL or another European league on a permanent basis until … Continue reading

Gulati: US will accept Copa America Invite

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“We are delighted to be able to accept the offer to play in Copa America,” US Soccer president Sunil Gulati told a conference call. “The tournament offers the dual advantage of quality opponents and a challenging environment that will provide … Continue reading

MLS Semifinals Set

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In the East it will be DC United versus New England. In the West it will be Colorado versus Houston. More thoughts on the playoffs coming later in the day.

Worst Kept Secret

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According to reports by the Associated Press and Bild Magazine (in Germany), Juergen Klinsman has recently discussed the head coaching position of the U.S. National Team with the president of the U.S. Soccer Federation, Sunil Gulati. “We’ve had a couple … Continue reading

Check out the Soccer Shout EPL weekly guide!

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Our favorite podcasters (if that is a proper term) on this site, Phil and Tony have a special gift for loyal listeners and other fans of the EPL. Go to the Soccer Shout site, and subscribe to the weekly Premiership … Continue reading

EPL Yanks

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Aston Villa1 1 – 1 Fulham Fulham salvaged a point against a very good Villa side. Brian McBride came off the bench with 18 minutes remaining to try and find a winner for the Cottagers. Carlos Bocanegra played the full … Continue reading

MLS Playoff Preview

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Here’s a look at the match-ups for the 2006 MLS Playoffs which start this Saturday, October 21. Note: The conference semifinals consist of a two-game total goals series. The higher seed will host the second game. If after the two … Continue reading

ISSUE OF THE WEEK: Why does MLS insist on a Misplaced Calendar?

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While the rest of the world’s FIFA sanctioned first divisions more or less stay on a consistent international calendar, MLS runs its season from March through November. Not only does this restrict MLS’ ability to play in the international transfer … Continue reading

EPL Talk

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Check out EPL Talk at http://epltalk.com . The Gaffer and his team on the website (which now includes yours truly) have the most comprehensive site regarding the EPL based in the United States. In addition to a great website, the … Continue reading

EPL Yanks

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Fulham 2 – 1 Charlton Brian McBride scored the winning goal for Fulham off a free kick header. Carlos Bocanegra playd the final nine minutes for Fulham. Charlton’s Ian Dowie is likely to be sacked as manager in the upcoming … Continue reading

Save Lockhart Stadium

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Lockhart Stadium is one of the most historic soccer venues in the United States. As home to the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the NASL, many world stars such as Nene Cubillias, Gerd Mueller and George Best called Lockhart home and … Continue reading

Mooch Myernick Passes Away

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US Soccer lost one of its leading lights today as Glenn “Mooch” Myernick passed away after a heart attack he suffered last week after jogging. Myernick, the former Colorado Rapids coach and Bruce Arena’s chief assistant for the 2002 and … Continue reading

The USA Must Play in Copa America

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Last week The US was officially extended an invitation to Copa America, the football championship for the South American continent. The US last participated in Copa America back in 1995 when the red white and blue reached the semi-finals. Since … Continue reading

APOLOGY

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Due to my busy work schedule I have not been able to finish our initial “issue of the week” article. Look for it on October 22nd. Until then we will continue to have news stories and other blurbs about the … Continue reading

Actim EPL Top players index.

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Convey, Hannehman and Howard all crack the top 50 of the latest edition. Check it out here.

Clint Dempsey Named U.S. Player of the Year

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I was wondering who would be this year’s U.S. Player of the Year. It certainly wasn’t going to be Landon Donovan or Kasey Keller. Somehow, Keller finished the voting in 2nd place. Clint Demsey is deserving, maybe Arena should’ve played … Continue reading