Monthly Archives: August 2008

Edu Inks Five-Year Rangers Deal

Rangers have signed USA international Maurice Edu in a £2.6million deal subject to a work permit. The midfielder, 22, watched Saturday’s 2-0 Clydesdale Bank Premier League win over Hearts at Ibrox, before agreeing personal terms. He has now committed himself to a five-year contract after a deal was struck with Major League Soccer and Rangers…

Huntelaar Agent Slams Madrid Talk

Reports linking Ajax striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar with a move to Real Madrid have been described as “nonsense” by the player’s agent. Thursday’s edition of Spanish sports newspaper Marca claimed the Spanish champions were interested in signing the 25-year-old, while foreign media have gone as far as to suggest Ajax had received a bid of 25million…

Berbatov Set For United Move

Tottenham striker Dimitar Berbatov is believed to be on the verge of completing a long-anticipated move to Manchester United, with the 28 million pound switch set to be made within the next 24 hours. Spurs are reportedly willing to sell the player after United made a substantially increased offer for his services, despite it being…

Lampard Pens New Chelsea Deal

Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard has ended months of speculation by signing a new five-year deal at Stamford Bridge. The England international had been heavily linked with a move away from the Blues in recent months as negotiations over a new deal went on for some time without a successful conclusion. However, the 30-year-old playmaker has…

Missouri State Soccer School

Missouri State Soccer School … much more than just training … College Opportunities for Student Athletes magazine, since 1991, written with several hundred college coaches, specifically to help subscribers get to college and on the team … often with full scholarships. Summer camps are, in our opinion, the best way to get to know the…

Ralph Lundy Soccer Academy

Ralph Lundy Soccer Academy … much more than just training … College Opportunities for Student Athletes magazine, since 1991, written with several hundred college coaches, specifically to help subscribers get to college and on the team … often with full scholarships. Summer camps are, in our opinion, the best way to get to know the…

Eto'o To Stay With Barca

Samuel Eto’o will remain with Barcelona this season, coach Pep Guardiola confirmed on Tuesday evening. Eto’o was one of the three high-profile Barca players who were told their services were no longer required at the Nou Camp, with the others being Ronaldinho and Deco. But while Ronaldinho has joined AC Milan and Deco at Chelsea,…

Galaxy Fire Gullit and Lalas

Ruud Gullit, the head coach of the Los Angeles Galaxy, will leave the team for personal reasons it was announced today. Galaxy President and GM Alexi Lalas has also been relieved of his duties. “It is an amicable arrangement and we appreciate and respect the issues that Ruud has highlighted with the club and are…

Chelsea In Kaka Talks – Agent

Chelsea are reportedly holding talks with AC Milan over a headline-grabbing summer swoop for Kaka. The Brazil international has been intensely linked with the Blues for most of the off-season following the appointment of compatriot Luiz Felipe Scolari at the helm of Stamford Bridge. Milan have furiously insisted their star player is not for sale,…

Chelsea Bid For Robinho

Reports suggest Chelsea have lodged a GBP 19.7 million bid for Real Madrid forward Robinho. Blues manager Luiz Felipe Scolari has made no secret of his desire to link up with his Brazilian compatriot and the London outfit have now made an offer for the player. Chelsea chief executive Peter Kenyon openly expressed the club’s…

US Downs Japan 1-0

The USMNT got the three points they came for against Japan in Tianjin on Thursday, but the 1-0 win was not without is fair share of worrying moments. by Greg Seltzer for Soccer365 By the largely even contest was over, American fans were handed another double present when Nigeria and the Netherlands duked it out…