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Quick, what MLS player currently ranks 7th in MLS all-time games played, 3rd amongst active MLS players in all-time games played, 1st amongst MLS players in all-time games played by a defender? Did you guess Pablo Mastroeni, Brian Mullan perhaps, well the correct answer is the Colorado Rapids Tyrone Marshall and the Jamaican international took a moment to speak with Soccer365’s Brian Jennings.
After making the final of the 2010 African Cup of Nations final and the quarterfinals of the 2010 World Cup, Ghana is a confident side and Asamoah Gyan believes the team is one of the favourites in this year’s continental championship.
The African Cup of Nations kicked off on Saturday and Yaya Touré believes this is the year for the Ivory Coast to hoist the silverware. The midfielder spoke about the challenges of the tournament and level of competition but his sole focus is on winning.
Brad Guzan didn’t expect to be a starting goalie in MLS, but having gotten the chance through an injury to starter Martin Zuniga, the rookie first faltered, then found his footing with the expansion side. Now he intends to make it difficult for the coach of Chivas USA to take him out of the net. Andrea Canales talked to the rookie keeper about his rollercoaster of a season.
Former youth national team standout Jamie Watson has earned a reputation for his hustling play and talkative nature. The bubbly forward writes a rookie journal for Real Salt Lake’s team website and he is beginning to provide a spark off the bench for John Ellinger’s squad on the field. His assists and opportunistic moves in a recent friendly against Chilean power Universidad Católica, made the difference as Real scored two second-half goals after he subbed into the game.
Sasha Victorine joined the Kansas City Wizards after five seasons with the L.A. Galaxy. The tall midfielder who drew acclaim during the 2000 Olympic performance of the U.S. team has been busy trying to help the defending Western Conference champs adjust to their move to another conference, since the Wizards were realigned into the Eastern Conference at the start of this season. The team has also had to cope with the loss of star players Josh Wolfe and Kerry Zavagnin due to national team call-ups. Finally, the team’s management has announced that the franchise is for sale if the right offer is made. Andrea Canales got Victorine’s take on the various situations.
While the off-season signings of Carlos Ruiz and Richard Mulrooney gained headlines, and the national team emergence of Eddie Johnson garnered even more attention, Ronnie O’Brien has been “magnificent” this season for Dallas, according to his coach, Colin Clarke. The FC Dallas stalwart notched yet another goal, a 25-yard blast, in his team’s 5 – 2 romp over Chivas USA. Andrea Canales caught up with the Irishman to get his perspective on how the MLS Western Conference leaders intend to stay on top.
After scoring more than 80 goals for Municipal in Guatemala, as well as playing for PAS Ioanina in Greece and Jaguares in Mexico, the Guatemalan midfielder with the rocket shot off set pieces expected to be plying his trade in Los Angeles alongside his good friend and national teammate Carlos Ruiz. Instead, the Chapines’ captain has been part of a successful Galaxy streak, as the team has not lost a game with Landon Donovan in the line-up. Ramirez spoke to Soccer 365’s Andrea Canales about the adjustment.
Eddie Johnson, scorer extraordinaire for the U.S. national team, has a new strike partner at FC Dallas, another pure goalscorer, Carlos Ruiz. Johnson spoke to 365’s Andrea Canales after they both notched goals against Chivas USA. Ruiz scored a penalty, while Johnson nodded home a Ronnie O’Brien pass, and O’Brien hit an outside screamer to bring the scoreline to 3 -1.
Still coughing and sniffling from the flu that kept him out of the game against Columbus, Landon Donovan talked to reporters, including 365’s Andrea Canales, following his impressive debut for the Galaxy, where he scored two goals and sent Cobi Jones an assist to help Los Angeles win its home opener against Real Salt Lake, 3-1. It was his first league game since completing his transfer from the Bundesliga squad Bayer Leverkusen.
Chelsea won the Europa League on Wednesday. The Blues defeated Benfica 2-1 on injury time goal from Ivanovic.
Borussia Dortmund hears Wembley Calling and are headed to London for the Champions League final.
The Liverpool 2013/14 soccer jersey is available for pre-order. The Reds are eager to compete for silver next season.
adidas has added some color to the Predator line with this new colorway. Released on May 17. Be the first to own a pair.
Bayern Munich are kings of Germany and hope to be crowned kings of Europe at Wembley later this month!
One of the top soccer cleats for control the Nike CTR360 will not let you down on the field in tight spaces.
The Juventus jersey for the 2013/14 was released earlier this week. Be the first to wear the colors of the Old Lady.
Ajax has released their away soccer jersey for the 2013/14 season. Get in the Gear.
The push for more color on their cleats, adidas has added the infrared colorway to the adiZero f50 Line.
The adidas Nitrocharge is the most talked about new cleat in years. It was released on May 15 and will take your pitch by storm.