Monthly Archives: August 2010

Red Bulls vs. Earthquakes: Match Night Commentary

The New York Red Bulls are back at Red Bull Arena tonight to take on the San Jose Earthquakes in a key inter-conference clash. The Red Bulls are coming off an impressive 4-1 thrashing of Toronto FC, but they will … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes | 62 Comments

Report: Klinsmann meets with Gulati

Photo by ISIphotos.com   A meeting that seemed inevitable since the end of the U.S. men's national team's run at the 2010 World Cup has taken place. Juergen Klinsmann has met with U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati to discuss the U.S. … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team | 79 Comments

Jones scores in Schalke loss

Jermaine Jones scored his first Bundesliga goal in a year and a half on Saturday, netting an equalizer in Schalke 04's 2-1 loss to Hannover 96. Jones headed home a long free kick in the 82nd minute to give Schalke … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, European Soccer | 13 Comments

Fantasy MLS: Week 22

Photo by Howard C. Smith/ISIphotos.com By AVI CREDITOR Could crashing out of the CONCACAF Champions League been the best thing that could have happened to the Los Angeles Galaxy? In the big picture, of course not, but in terms of … Continue reading »

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This Weekend’s Soccer on TV

La Liga and Serie A are back in action this weekend to give us a full complement of European matches on a packed menu of weekend soccer action on TV. FC Barcelona and Real Madrid will both be on TV … Continue reading »

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La Liga set for kickoff

  As a national team, Spain grabbed glory at this summer's World Cup in South Africa, and as La Liga gets under way this weekend, the two clubs that dominated the championship roster will square off once again. Barcelona and … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 24 Comments

MLS Week 22: A Look Ahead

By TRAVIS CLARK Western Conference dominance is the talk of the playoff picture, and while the East can still catch up, as of now six sides from the West are in line to qualify. Only Columbus and New York look … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer | 16 Comments

USSF D-2: A Look Ahead at Week 21

By TRAVIS CLARK Much is at stake this weekend when the Montreal-Rochester rivalry returns to the USSF D-2 league on Friday night. Montreal need a win, and the task couldn't be tougher with a red-hot Rochester side coming to town. … Continue reading »

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Mid-Day Ticker: Mascherano heading to Barca, Europa groups set and more

FC Barcelona didn't succeed in landing Cesc Fabregas, but the Spanish champions have landed a standout consolation prize after agreeing to a fee with Liverpool for Argentine midfielder Javier Mascherano. Barcelona must now finalize a contract with Mascherano, a deal … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 23 Comments

Fantasy Premier League: Matchweek 3

By AVI CREDITOR How bout all them goals? After one 6-0 scoreline in Matchweek 1, the Premier League had three more last week, breaking some fantasy scoreboards in the process. We've already seen three players notch hat tricks along with … Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: A Look Ahead

photo by ISIphotos.com By FRANCO PANIZO The end of last year's club season was one to forget for Jozy Altidore, but he is hoping to make the start of the upcoming campaign one to remember. Altidore will seek his first … Continue reading »

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Western Conference Notebook: Dynamo making progress on stadium, West clubs in control of playoff race and more

  BY ADAM SERRANO The Houston Dynamo have big plans in the works. In a recent press conference, Tim Leiweke, the President of Dynamo co-owner AEG announced that plans are in place to break ground on the Dynamo's new stadium … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- Houston Dynamo, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes, MLS- Seattle Sounders, MLS- Sporting Kansas City | 31 Comments