OB: Americans are Heroic and Beckham Sets a Record

Americans Are Heroic and Beckham Sets a Record: Here is the roundup from a tepid international soccer weekend.  The U.S. fought back in the final 20 minutes to draw with El Salvador.  Beckham set record for most England caps by an outfield player.  Pele debuted with a lad.  Elton John is funding Watford’s transfers with a benefit concert.  Disaster at an Ivory Coast match.


Onion Bag: Who Pooped on Pele’s Cornflakes?

robinho2jpgWho Pooped on Pele’s Cornflakes: Pele trashes rivals and countrymen alike.  Manchester United are in freefall.  Steven Gerrard’s assault charges were dropped.  Are Newcastle too good to go down?