Monthly Archives: October 2010

Buddle’s brilliant strike gives the Galaxy 1-0 victory over the Sounders

BY ADAM SERRANO  SEATTLE, WASH – The Los Angeles Galaxy took command of its Western Conference Quarterfinal Series with the  Seattle Sounders with a 1-0 victory in front of 35,521 at Qwest Field on Sunday night.  A moment of brilliance … Continue reading »

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MLS Playoffs: Los Angeles Galaxy vs. Seattle Sounders: Match Night Commentary

  BY ADAM SERRANO The most highly-awaited match of the MLS Playoffs is finally here as the Los Angeles Galaxy travel to Qwest Field to take on the Seattle Sounders (ESPN2, 8PM). Los Angeles enters the playoffs having won five … Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: Weekend Rewind

photo by ISIphotos.com By FRANCO PANIZO Call this weekend goals galore. Five goals from four different Americans were scored this weekend as Clint Dempsey, Maurice Edu, Sacha Kljestan and Mike Grella found the back of the net for their respective … Continue reading »

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Ronaldo, Messi each score two more

Something special is going on in Spain involving two of the world's finest soccer players. Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi maintained their impeccable ways on Saturday, with each netting braces in wins for Real Madrid and Barcelona, respectively. Ronaldo, who … Continue reading »

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Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

The Birmingham Derby highlights another day of soccer around the world, as Brad Friedel and Aston Villa look to shut down Birmingham in a battle of teams looking to vault into the top half of the Premier League table. Elsewhere … Continue reading »

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Lindpere scores as Red Bulls defeat Earthquakes, 1-0

BY ADAM SERRANO Joel Lindpere notched the only goal as the Red Bulls were victorious in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs. The Red Bulls dominated throughout the match controlling a great deal of the possession despite being … Continue reading »

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MLS Playoffs: New York Red Bulls vs. San Jose Earthquakes: Match Night Commentary

BY ADAM SERRANO The New York Red Bulls begin their MLS Playoffs campaign tonight as they travel west to Buck Shaw Stadium to face the San Jose Earthquakes (10pm, Telefutura).  The Red Bulls completed a run from worst to first … Continue reading »

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FC Dallas holds serve at home after Avila’s late goal deals RSL 2-1 defeat

The MLS Cup holders are in danger of being shown an early exit from the playoffs. Substitute Eric Avila's goal on a nifty 18-yard strike in the 88th minute helped FC Dallas overcome Real Salt Lake, 2-1, at Pizza Hut … Continue reading »

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MLS Playoffs: FC Dallas vs. Real Salt Lake (Your Running Commentary)

   Real Salt Lake embarks on its MLS Cup title defense in a place it has never won, facing FC Dallas at Pizza Hut Park in the first leg of their highly anticipated playoff series (5 p.m., Fox Soccer Channel). … Continue reading »

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Edu scores as Rangers draw Inverness

By FRANCO PANIZO Maurice Edu netted his first goal of the season on Saturday, scoring a beauty in Rangers' 1-1 draw with Inverness Caledonian Thistle. Edu finished a nice passing sequence in the first half by blasting a left-footed volley … Continue reading »

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Dempsey braces Fulham to victory

By FRANCO PANIZO Fulham snapped its five-game winless streak on Saturday, and Clint Dempsey was the player to lift the club to victory. Fulham defeated Wigan Athletic, 2-0, through two first-half goals from Dempsey. The U.S. international, who played all … Continue reading »

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Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Before the Major League Soccer playoffs continue, some high-profile teams overseas will be in action. Premier League title chasers Chelsea and Arsenal each look to avoid being tripped up in their respective matches, setting the table for the key Tottenham-Manchester … Continue reading »

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