Memorial DayBefore I shut things down for a long Memorial Day Weekend, here are some links for everyone to chew on:

- There are reports that WPS's St Louis Athletica will be folding. Brian Quarstad tweets that he's working on a post about Jeff Cooper talking to both the Athletica & AC St Louis today....

- Devo has Rhinos Cast #3 featuring Ryan Heins & Jamie Franks up.

- The USMNT met with Presidents Obama and Clinton today and here is the photo to prove it.

- Who knew Rio Ferdinand had an online magazine?

- No Short Corners has the top 5 reasons not to freak out over the US WC roster.

- 100% Soccer has a post about how Bob Bradley made the decisions.

- has the questions about the England squad heading into the World Cup.

- I'm not buying adidas' talk about ball and boot technology leading to more goals. This is like the 3rd World Cup in a row that they've said it!

- Michael Essien is out of the World Cup for Ghana.

- Clarence Seedorf talks about soccer in the US during his visit with AC Milan. I really love the perspective that he brings and the answer he gave to a solid question.

- If you need some US Soccer videos, The Original Winger & The Shin Guardian have you covered.

- Woly comes through for the Red Bulls again and helps lead them past Colorado in US Open Cup qualifying action.

- Vancouver and Montreal played to a 1-1 draw in their final NCC match of 2010.

- Seattle looked good in their 3rd kits as they defeated Boca Juniors 3-0.

- DC United defeated AC Milan 3-2 in a friendly last night. Could these foreign club care less about these matches?

- Tampa Bay will be selling some limited edition jerseys with the proceeds going to "Tickets for Troops". 

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