Texas A&M senior Ashlee Pistorius has received the Honda Sports Award as the Nation’s Top Collegiate Female Soccer Player! Pistorius, who has led the Aggies in goals scored since being inserted into the starting lineup four games into her freshman season, was the Big 12’s offensive player of the year after leading the nation with…Details
Mexican international and Manchester City forward Nery Castillo separated his shoulder today in an FA Cup game against West Ham United. Castillo was stretched off the field in a 1-0 loss during the first half.
A 73rd minute header by Elano was the difference for Manchester City who advance.
They are going wild in “Geordieland” Newcastle legend Kevin Keegan has returned as the manager of Newcastle United as owners listened to the desires of their fans. The 56 year old is a former Liverpool player and England manager and has brought optimism and excitement back to Newcastle United. Can Keegan get it right after…Details
I can assure you Fulham striker Clint Dempsey is not visiting the botanical gardens in West London these days. Instead, the Nacogdoches native has his mind set on one thing: helping his team avoid relegation from the English Premier League. Pretty heady stuff for the talented 24-year-old who made his parents drive him six hours…Details
Lots of interesting things going on in the world of soccer. Lets start first with MLS. * Dynamo have their main point of contention up front trying to figure out what Joseoph Ngwenya and Nate Jacqua are doing in Europe. Leverage, real interest, Joe phone home? * The Colorado Rapids still are a poor situation…Details
Join Glenn Davis tonite for the best in soccer talk on 790 the Sports Animal from 7-9pm CST. Tonite’s guests include Chicago Fire and US National team striker/midfielder Chris Rolfe, Jamey Rootes of Lonestar Sports and Entertainment and former Dutch and AC Milan striker and now LA Galaxy head coach Ruud Gullit. Call in number…Details
Klinsmann returns to Germany Ein gutes neues Jahr, Fussball Freunde!! After the summer signing spree that occurred in Munich and how the team played in the first half, it was clear that FC Bayern were not in the market to get another big name for the second half. But after current head coach Ottmar Hitzfeld…Details
A couple of thoughts: *Joseoph Ngwenya has not signed anywhere and this comes from the Dynamo organization. This is professional sports, I am sure the Dynamo are looking for an additional striker and Ngwenya is trying to fufill his Euro-dream and gain a little leverage at the same time. I see him coming back. *A…Details
Brek Shea a high schooler will by-pass college and head into MLS after signing with Generation Adidas. Signing the contract with MLS means Shea who is performing currently at the MLS combine in Florida will be drafted and guaranteed a few years in MLS to develop. The deal is similar to one that Josh Gardner…Details
With Didier Drogba and Salomon Kalou out for the African Cup of Nations, and a tight race at the top of the EPL, Chelsea did what any team would do ….pay £15m(about $29.4 million American) for Bolton’s star Nicolas Anelka. It was reported that Bolton rejected Chelseas’ first bid of £11m. Anelka, a 28 year…Details