Monthly Archives: July 2008

Dynamo 2, D.C. United 0: A Supporter’s View

The game that seemed like it would never be played finally was played last Wednesday and the result left you wondering whether D.C. United got tired of waiting. Houston man-handled D.C., 2-0, at RFK Stadium in a game that had … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- D.C. United, MLS- Houston Dynamo | 6 Comments

Morning Ticker: Alvarez dealt to San Jose, Tottenham chases Bentley and Barca might keep Eto’o

Good morning all. The transfer and trade activity both in Europe and MLS is starting to pick up plenty of steam, giving us plenty to discuss. Let’s get the day started with some of the deals of the past 24 … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Major League Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes | 28 Comments

Toronto FC at Real Salt Lake: Your Running Commentary

Good evening folks. Toronto FC will take it’s league-worst road record to Rice-Eccles Stadium to face a Real Salt Lake squad that is unbeaten at home this year (5-0-5). Chad Barrett won’t be in uniform for tonight’s match so Toronto … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Real Salt Lake, MLS- Toronto FC | 25 Comments

What would you do if you were Kenny Cooper?

                                                                        Photo by ISIphotos.com (No, there are no updates on Kenny Cooper’s transfer decision. It appears will … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Major League Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas | 71 Comments

Evening Roundup: Inter give up on Lampard but land Muntari, Sunderland swoop for Diouf

The dream reunion of Frank Lampard and ex-Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho just wasn’t destined to be as Inter have ended their interest in Lampard after completing the purchase of Sulley Muntari. The on-again, off-again courtship of the England international has … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 6 Comments

A closer look at the Robbie Keane transfer

So much for not having funds to throw around. Today, Liverpool completed the £20.3 million ($40.5 million) transfer of Republic of Ireland captain Robbie Keane. The 28-year-old is Tottenham’s first significant sale of the summer after the North London club … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 18 Comments

Liverpool lands Keane in $40 million transfer

                                                                                  Photo by ISIphotos.com Just imagine it. A forward tandem of Fernando Torres … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 41 Comments

Chad Barrett is in Salt Lake for tonight’s Toronto-Real Salt Lake match

                                                        Photo by ISIphotos.com Those of you wondering just when the Chicago Fire-Toronto FC deal is going to be completed may not … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- Toronto FC | 35 Comments

Cooper on verge of Cardiff City move

Kenny Cooper is headed back to England, well, sort of. Cooper is on the verge of making a transfer move to Welsh club Cardiff City, which plays in England’s Coca-Cola Championship First Division, sources with knowledge of the transfer told … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer, Major League Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas | 85 Comments

Morning Ticker: Fulham lands forward, Everton chasing Moutinho and Cesc squashes Madrid rumor

                                                                                     Photo by ISIphotos.com Good morning everybody. While we await word on … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer | 30 Comments

Columbus Crew at Colorado Rapids: Your Running Commentary

Good evening folks. The Columbus Crew face the Colorado Rapids tonight in Commerce City Colorado. Apologies for the late posting but if you are watching tonight’s match, please feel free to share your thoughts, opinions and some play-by-play in the … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- Columbus Crew | 11 Comments

Cooper nets brace in what may have been his last FC Dallas match

Maybe he just wanted a souvenir, or maybe he wanted a memento from his last MLS appearance. When Kenny Cooper  secured the game ball from FC Dallas’ 4-0 win against Los Angeles tonight after the match it sure looked like … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas | 49 Comments