Monthly Archives: July 2008

Chicago Fire at Kansas City Wizards: Your Running Commentary

A crucial Eastern Conference clash pits the Chicago Fire against the Kansas City Wizards tonight. The Fire will look to continue its impressive road form this year while KC will look to increase its unbeaten streak to six games by … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- Sporting Kansas City | 4 Comments

Los Angeles Galaxy at FC Dallas: Your Running Commentary

David Beckham is in the Lone Star State today as his Galaxy takes on FC Dallas in a key Western Conference clash. With reports linking Kenny Cooper to an impending move to Europe, tonight’s match could also signal Cooper’s final … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- FC Dallas, MLS- LA Galaxy | 23 Comments

New York Red Bulls at San Jose Earthquakes: Matchday Commentary

The New York Red Bulls are in San Jose today to take on the San Jose Earthquakes in what amounts to a must-win for the Red Bulls (okay, so losing won’t eliminate them, but a loss or even a draw … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes | 40 Comments

Rapids 2, FC Dallas 2: A Supporter’s View

(Apologies for posting this late folks, it should have run before the all-star game. It’s a bit late but still a good read.) The Colorado Rapids were the last team in MLS to register a tie, but now that two … Continue reading »

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MLS Matchday: Week 18

The second half of the MLS season kicks off today with four matches taking center stage on the MLS calendar. The New York Red Bulls visit San Jose, the Los Angeles Galaxy travel to Texas to take on FC Dallas, … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer | 6 Comments

Gone Fishin

Hello folks. I will be taking a break from the site today (and no, I’m not actually fishing) but will be back tonight to catch up on the day’s events. Feel free to discuss any of today’s socce r news … Continue reading »

Posted in Uncategorized | 34 Comments

Does McBride make Chicago the team to beat?

Now that Brian McBride is set to join the Chicago Fire after the Olympics in mid to late August, one question begs to be answered. Does McBride make the Fire the MLS Cup favorites? Yes, New England has been the … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire | 73 Comments

MLS All-Star Game: A look back

The 2008 MLS All-Star Game will be remembered not for the victory against West Ham, but for a collection of talent better than any we’ve seen in an all-star game before it. When Landon Donovan and Juan Pablo Angel are … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer | 86 Comments

Barrett to Toronto FC confirmed

Good morning all. I’m making my way to the airport to head back home and wanted to check in with some of the latest info I’ve gathered here in Toronto. The trade between Chicago and Toronto FC for the rights … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- Toronto FC | 76 Comments

Cooper and Toja deny transfer deals being done

                                                                    Photo by With reports circulating about transfer deals being completed for both FC Dallas midfielder Juan … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Major League Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas | 62 Comments

Chicago and Toronto strike deal for McBride Allocation

The lengthy battle between the Chicago Fire and Toronto FC for Brian McBride’s rights is over. MLS commissioner Don Garber revealed at halftime of the MLS All-Star Game that the matter had been resolved between Toronto and Chicago, though no … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- Toronto FC | 66 Comments

MLS All-Star Game Matchday

Good evening folks. I’m coming to you from BMO Field and we’re less than two hours from kick-off of the 2008 MLS All-Star game between MLS and West Ham United. The fans haven’t been let in yet but I can … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer | 128 Comments