Amazing turn-around. The U.S. on the brink of elimination from the Confederations Cup and fans calling for manager Bob Bradley’s head. Wins over Egypt and #1 ranked Spain and a “game” loss to Brazil 3-2 in the final boosted the optimism of U.S. fans. Well the performance of the so called U.S. “B” squad has…Details
“Soccer Matters” and looking for “unsung heroes” Fiesta style plus council approves finances for training facilities….
I am hoping you have heard of a new program that I have started with Fox called “Soccer Matters with Glenn Davis”? This show becomes another addition to soccer in the media in Houston. Let me explain the premise behind the show and how it all ties together. First I am happy to be partnered…Details
Good things happen when you are on the world stage and perform. That is what has apparently happened to Landon Donovan and Ricardo Clark who both are apparently garnering interest from newly promoted Italian Serie “A” side Livorno. Livorno club president Aldo Spinelli claims he is putting a bid together to pursue Donovan. Donovan’s agent…Details
A 2-1 loss in Seattle, a 1-1 draw in Toronto and now a 2-1 loss again in Seattle in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. Most would think this is not a great run but we must examine these three games in a different light. This has been a very telling time period for the…Details
Radio podcast is up at 790thesportsanimal.com and the new “MLS” villain…….Beckham incident is “tipping point”….
Go to www.790thesportsanimal.com, click podcasts, click Glenn Davis to listen to Dominic Kinnear Dynamo manager, Sarah Huffmann of the Washington Freedom, Brian Ching of the Houston Dynamo plus lots of great calls from fans. Hear my comments on the David Beckham incident. So here is the LA Press release regarding the David Beckham halftime incident…Details
Join me tonite for the best in soccer talk on 790 The Sports Animal with Dynamo All Access with Glenn Davis from 7-9pm. We discuss the Dynamo road effort in Toronto, Tuesday preview of Open Cup vs. Seattle plus the return home against NE this weekend. More on the Gold Cup, international friendlies and why…Details
“Soccer Matters with Glenn Davis” airs tomorrow morning at 9am on Fox Sports Houston and features interviews with team president Oliver Luck on the current status of the stadium plus Dynamo All Star defender Geoff Cameron who returns to the lineup tomorrow night against Toronto F.C. Space City Futbol Club executive director Randy Evans weighs…Details
Captain, yes I said captain Landon Donovan led the charge for the LA Galaxy at the Meadowlands as they crushed the New York Red Bulls 3-1. Three goals of quality from Alecko Eskandarian, Landon Donovan and Eddie Lewis all from long range came in the first half. Juan Pablo Angel scored a late penalty and…Details
2009 Copa Libertadores Champions are Estudiantes of Argentina !!! World Cup winner arrested and the “return of Beckham”
Fox Sports Espanol showed the final match of the Copa Libertadores from Brazil between Estudiantes of Argentina against Cruzeiro of Brazil. The first leg in Argentina ended 0-0 and the fans of Cruzeiro figured it would be academic at home especially after they jumped out to a 1-0 lead via a Henrique goal in the…Details
So tomorrow night it is on at Giants Stadium. David Beckham returns to the LA Galaxy lineup and it seems all has been patched up with Landon Donovan. Beckham lashed out at Donovan indirectly and immediately called him out for using a book “The Beckham Experiment” to reveal his feelings and criticisms. Sort of strange…Details