1. Dunga’s Last Stand

    Dunga could be seeing his days numbred as coach of the Brazilian national team. The road is not very easy for the Canarinha as they face an inspired Chilean side in Santiago, they wil then follow that up with a … Continue reading

  2. Basile Makes Call-Up

    Argentine national coach Alfio Basile called up his 23 men to face Peru and Paraguay in September. There were two surprises on this list as Internacional´s Andrés D´Alessandro and Porto’s Ángel Di Maria were called up for duty. This left … Continue reading

  3. Angel of Gold

    The man of the past 24 hours within the Argentine national team was Ángel Di Maria. He was being inquired about by Real Madrid and then Barcelona but he quickly quashed any speculation as he mentioned that he would remain … Continue reading

  4. Unhappy Triad For Koné

    Without the season started Sevilla already bad news comes again. The biggest signing in club’s history will not be available for the rest of the year as he will have to endure a severe knee injury. Arouna Kone’s career is … Continue reading

  5. Sven’s Green Revolution: Doomed to Failure?

    Sven Goran Eriksson confers with Cuauhtemoc Blanco/Reuters Photo El Tri’s come from behind victory against Honduras in the first match of group play Wednesday at Azteca should not be an occasion to gloss over the very real problems CONCACAF’s traditional … Continue reading

  6. Games To Watch This Weekend

    With a relatively lazy Friday as far as soccer news is concerned, I thought I’d put out a quick primer for the weekend’s most interesting matchups. This is something I’ll be doing sporadically throughout the year, though more so for … Continue reading

  7. CCC Matches For 23 August

    Here are the matches for week three in the CCC. Charlton ( W-L) v Reading (W-D) – Madjeski Stadium Birmingham (W-W) v Barnsley (L-L) -St. Andrews Stadium Coventry (W-W) v Bristol City (W-D) – Richo Arena Blackpool (D-L) v Sheffield … Continue reading

  8. CONCACAF Qualifying Wrap Up

    Photo from Reuters Mexico was fortunate to escape with a 2-1 win at Azteca tonight over a Honduran side filled with quality. Honduras played some quality football and was unfortunate not to secure at minimum a point as Mexico despite … Continue reading

  9. Italy 2 – 2 Austria, Video Highlights

    It took an own goal in the 67th minute by R. Özcan for the Azzurri to draw even after trailing 0-2 on Manager Lippi’s return.  Italy were expected to ease past Austria in Nice, but Austria hadn’t read the script and Emanuel Pogatetz … Continue reading

  10. CONCACAF Qualifying: EPL Impact

    Former Manchester City and England Manager Sven Goran Eriksson and Cuauhtemoc Blanco discuss strategy/Reuters photo The first matchday of group play in CONCACAF World Cup Qualifying brought us some outstanding football and some great escapes most notably by Mexico whose … Continue reading