Posts Tagged ‘United States’

New York Cosmos and the Cantona Revolution 0

New York Cosmos and the Cantona Revolution

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Richard Chambers brings us back to the days of the New York Cosmos, where the best of football’s 70s and 80s era were brought to the States for one final heyday. Earlier today, Eric Cantona joined the reinvention of the Cosmos – alongside the likes of Pele, Franz Beckenbauer and Carlos Alberto.

Agony and ecstasy in CONCACAF qualifiers 1

Agony and ecstasy in CONCACAF qualifiers

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There was late drama on the final day of World Cup qualifiers as a late goal for the United States sent Honduras to next summer’s finals ahead of Costa Rica. A 63rd minute strike from veteran striker Carlos Pavon was enough to give Honduras a 1-0 away win away to El Salvador, but as the […]

US star injured in car crash 1

US star injured in car crash

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United States striker Charlie Davies has suffered serious injuries in a Washington car accident that killed a female companion. The 23 year old’s hopes of appearing at next summer’s World Cup finals in South Africa are now in doubt after he was confirmed to have  multiple facial fractures, a badly broken right leg, a broken […]