Author Archives: Randy Capps

Sal Zizzo Returning to Major League Soccer

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It’s been quite the journey for Sal Zizzo. From the 2007 U-20 World Cup, where he showed enough promise to earn a contract with Hannover 96 to an injury-marred stay in Germany that saw him earn eight first-team appearances in … Continue reading

Red Bulls Sign Thierry Henry

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  It’s been rumored for quite some time, and today, it finally happened. Thierry Henry is now an official member of the New York Red Bulls. “It is an honor to play for the New York Red Bulls,” Henry said. “I am … Continue reading

U.S. Finishes Ahead of England in World Cup Rankings

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If failing to win a group lauded by a national media as “EASY” and crashing out to their hated German rivals in the round of 16 weren’t bad enough for England’s 2010 World Cup team, today brought another piece of … Continue reading

The Bob Bradley Watch Rolls On

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  A few seconds after the final whistle sounded in the United States’ round of 16 loss to Ghana in the World Cup, speculation began on the future of men’s national team coach Bob Bradley. OK, maybe not seconds. But … Continue reading

MLS Ratings – Is There A World Cup Bounce?

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Major League Soccer’s decision to take only part of the month of June off for the World Cup has come under some scrutiny in recent weeks. Supporters of the schedule, and likely MLS owners as well, point to the potential for a … Continue reading

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Everton Plotting Permanent Move For Landon Donovan?

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  Landon Donovan has been making news lately. From his solid play at the World Cup to a potential paternity suit, the American International has been finding his way into print in recent days. Turns out he’s still on the … Continue reading

MLS Makes Return This Weekend

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The World Cup has captured the hearts of fans all around the globe over the past few weeks. Meanwhile, Major League Soccer – aside from a few friendlies – has been silent. That changes on Friday, when the league springs … Continue reading

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MLS Rumor Mill – Galaxy Interested in Ronaldinho

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  According toLa Gazzetta dello Sport andTuttomercato, the L.A. Galaxy is looking to bring David Beckham’s AC Milan teammate, Ronaldinho, to Major League Soccer. You’d have to believe that the Galaxy, facing the prospect of Beckham missing most, if not … Continue reading

MLS Players Union Releases 2010 Salaries

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The World Cup is edging towards the conclusion of its group stage, so MLS gets ready for a return to action soon. Before that, the MLS Players Union released the salaries for the 406 players under contract with MLS clubs … Continue reading

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USA vs. Slovenia Preview

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When looking at the prospect of a nation of 300 million people battling a nation with just 2 million, it would be easy to slip into the classic David vs. Goliath cliché. But it really doesn’t fit here. The United States … Continue reading