The international break is slowing down soccer news around the world, but we still have some tidbits for you on this Thursday morning.
D.C. United news and notes - The Washington Post: Lots of good information from Steve Goff in this installment, including the fact that Bobby Boswell, Chris Rolfe, Eddie Johnson, and Davy Arnaud, among others, all have guaranteed contracts for next season. Also, Kurt Morsink is at the Caribbean Cup scouting right now.
Da Pieria agli States, Concina allenatore del team "Dc United": A nice feature, in Italian, on D.C. United assistant coach Enzo Concina.
Boyz, Martinique chisel 1-1 draw in Caribbean Cup - Sport - JamaicaObserver.com: Speaking of the Caribbean Cup, Michael Seaton was an unused sub and Darren Mattocks scored the goal for the Reggae Boyz.
Seven Major League Soccer clubs sign partnerships with Heineken | MLSsoccer.com: Heineken is now the official beer of D.C. United, but that still doesn't make me any more likely to drink it. But hey, go get that sponsor money.
Houston Dynamo have shortlist for coaching search, hope to have hiring completed by December 10 | MLSsoccer.com: The search to replace Dom Kinner continues.
Is CenturyLink Field Selling Watered-Down Beer?: Maybe not on purpose, but it seems like yes.
FIFA World Cup bid report clears Qatar, Russia but omits some of Garcia's findings | SI.com: We all knew that this was coming.
Anyways, I was out of the loop all day yesterday, so that is all I have. What do you have>