Monthly Archives: February 2009

MLS Pre-season: Red Bulls down River Plate reserves, 2-1

A first-half goal from Dane Richards off a Khano Smith cross, and a second-half strike by Andrew Boyens helped the New York Red Bulls down the River Plate reserves, 2-1, in a pre-season friendly in Argentina on Thursday morning. Playing … Continue reading »

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Copa Libertadores: A good day for the smaller clubs

By NESTOR F. SEBASTIAN On a day when clubs from Argentina and Brazil were expected to score victories, it was clubs from Venezuela and Ecuador who manage to take points away from their more well-known counterparts in Wednesday's Copa Libertadores … Continue reading »

Posted in South American Soccer | 4 Comments

Rapids deal for Richardson

  The Colorado Rapids have spent a good portion of the off-season trying to find another forward to complement strikers Conor Casey and Omar Cummings and the Rapids may have finally found their man. The Rapids struck a deal with Toronto FC, sending an … Continue reading »

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Montreal Impact topples Santos Laguna in front of record crowd

  On a night where a record crowd came out to support soccer in Montreal, the USL-1 Montreal Impact sent the more then 55,000 fans in attendance for their CONCACAF Champions League match vs. Santos Laguna happy. Forward Eduardo Sebrango … Continue reading »

Posted in Canadian Soccer, CONCACAF, Mexican Soccer | 113 Comments

CONCACAF Champions League preview

BY DYLAN BUTLER Major League Soccer's lone CONCACAF Champions League survivor had its chance on Tuesday night. Tonight is the United Soccer League's turn to show what it can do in the region's top tournament. The Houston Dynamo squandered a … Continue reading »

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Copa Libertadores: Chivas Hosts Everton, Caracas Takes On Lanus

By NESTOR F. SEBASTIAN While European soccer fans bask in UEFA Champions League play and North and Central American supporters await their own Champions League tilts later tonight, we should not forget the Copa Libertadores tournament that continues with group stage action tonight. Caracas … Continue reading »

Posted in Mexican Soccer, South American Soccer | 7 Comments