Word has the Houston Dynamo close to signing a striker currently playing in Argentine. My understanding is that the striker is young, tall and moves well off the ball. Apparently the players mobility is somthing that has also caught the eye of the Dynamo. Now when signing players from overseas there is no guarantee as…Details
We all know the dream for many professional soccer players in the United States is to play in Europe. How could it not be? The wealthiest and most popular leagues in the world are in England, Spain, Germany and Italy. Why then would you not think that many MLS players have their eye on Europe…Details
David Beckham and his Galaxy teammates arrived in Hawaii on Monday. Beckham and the Dynamo’s Brian Ching pose in front of the Pan-Pacific trophy in Tuesdays news conference (seen above). Tournament play officially begins tomorrow Feb. 20th with, • 10 p.m. Galaxy vs Gamba Osaka. • 12:30am Houston Dynamo vs Sydney FC (790am The Sports…Details
A mind blowing elimination in the F.A. Cup to Barnsley has added huge pressure to today’s Liverpool vs. Inter Milan Champions League match (Espn2 at 1:30 CST). To make matters worse the loss came at Anfield the famous home of the “Reds”. Manager Rafa Benitez is under heavy pressure with a club that he guided…Details
Paul Dalglish is now a member of Kilmarnock in Scotland joining his 14th club according to GOLTV. Dalglish missed the majority of the 2007 MLS season with injury and was a non-factor unlike the year before when he joined the squad and gave the team a boost with his mobility and some timely goals helping…Details
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The Houston Dynamo and Brian Ching arrived in Hawaii for the Pan Pacific Cup. Ching and his teammates were received with a traditional lei greeting as they arrived for the inaugural Pan-Pacific Championship to be held at Aloha Stadium starting Feb. 20. Ching will be playing in his first professional match in Oahu, his home…Details
Now it gets good. You know what I am talking about…….the Champions League. Make sure you check out the games on ESPN2 and ESPNDeportes this Tuesday and Wednesday. For me the best soccer in the world is played in this league and I am always particularly intrigued by the different playing styles that crash head…Details
It has been an interesting weekend in the world of soccer. * In Germany, Werder Bremen and Bayern Munich are battling it out for the top spot in the Bundesliga but today “team Hollywood” staved off the challenge by crushing Hannover 3-0 behind Italian Luca Toni’s hat trick to remain on the top of the…Details
Don’t forget to check out the podcast from last Monday night’s radio show that included interviews with Tom Soehn of DC United and Dominic Kinnear of the Houston Dynamo. Go to www.790thesportsanimal.com, click podcasts, click Glenn Davis to listen. A couple of interesting notes today: *Chelsea get a boost today with the remarkable return of…Details