1. US-Brazil Match Likely

    A source has indicated to me that the US will play Brazil in Chicago during one of the international friendly dates this year. We’ll post an update when an announcement is made. UPDATE 3:15 PM EST : THE WASHINGTON POST … Continue reading

  2. Riquelme To Atlético Still In The Works

    uan Román Riquelme´s days at Boca are officially over- for now. So several different clubs in Europe have either been rejected or show no interest in the Argentine playmaker. Riquelme will be arriving on Tuesday to join Villarreal in order … Continue reading

  3. Rough Weekend For Americans in Europe

    European Football swung back into action this weekend with the start of (English) Premier League season as well as that of the Bundesliga. With the exception of an outstanding performances by a trio of American Goalkeepers in England and a … Continue reading

  4. Beckham Debut Causes Ratings Jump

    Last night’s DC United-LA Galaxy match attracted a 0.8 rating on ESPN2 the highest rated MLS regular season game of the season and more than twice the normal rating for ESPN’s Thursday Night MLS package.

  5. Rosenborg light it up

    Second round qualifiers wrapped up this week and the most eye-catching result was Rosenborg BK putting 7 goals past FC Astana. Rosenborg coast through to the third round on a 10-2 aggregate score. The seven goals came on the strength … Continue reading

  6. Episode 12 Delayed Until Friday

    Episode 12 of the Major League Soccer talk podcast will be released Friday or Saturday in order to cover tonight’s potential debut of David Beckham in an MLS match versus DC United. The podcast will feature a look at several … Continue reading

  7. Americans Abroad Notes

    Benny Feilhaber appears closer to moving to Premier League newbies Derby County. Feilhaber made only nine appearances for Hamburg last year, and must be considered a hot commodity after his excellent summer with the US National Team. Should Derby sign … Continue reading

  8. Beckham May Play Tonight

    Media reports indicate yet to be fully fit David Beckham may make his MLS debut tonight at RFK Stadium versus the league’s signature club DC United. Steve McClaren, the manager of the England National Team will be among those in … Continue reading

  9. Forza Futbol

    Alright, we’d like to take a short break from the news week and introduce ourselves, not The Gaffer or the Scout, or even Juan, but the three new names on the sidebar that just magically appeared one day with little … Continue reading

  10. Higuaín Out For Super Cup

    Argentine striker Gonzalo Higuaín will not take part in the Spanish Super Cup later on this week. The former River Plate star suffered a muscle strain in his calf and will be out for about a month. Even though he … Continue reading

  11. Sunderland v Spurs: Live and Online

    It’s hard to believe that the season is almost here. I can’t wait! If you’re searching for a way to experience Saturday’s first match of the new season between Sunderland and Tottenham Hotspur online, join the EPL Talk Chat hosted … Continue reading

  12. La Liga Talk: Episode 1

    Episode 1 of La Liga Talk Podcast brought to you by Forza Futbol features a preview of the teams that have been promoted to La Liga as well as the teams that finished near the bottom last season, in addition … Continue reading

  13. Beasley Goal lifts Rangers

    Rangers defeated FK Zeta today to advance to the third and final qualifying round behind a goal by American DaMarcus Beasley. Beasley took a nice pass from Barry Ferguson and blasted a shot from the top of the box in … Continue reading

  14. Danny Szetela Heading to Serie A?

    US U-20 star and Columbus Crew midfielder Danny Szetela is reportedly headed to either Lazio or AS Roma in the upcoming weeks. Szetela holds a Polish Passport and thus can play anywhere in the EU without having to obtain a … Continue reading