Monthly Archives: April 2011

Rodgers goal helps Red Bulls edge KC

Luke Rodgers found himself in the starting lineup yet again, and once again rewarded New York head coach Hans Backe's confidence. The English striker finished off a Dwayne DeRosario cross in the first half to lift the Red Bulls to … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Sporting Kansas City | 21 Comments

Chivas USA vs. New England Revolution: Match Night Commentary

BY ADAM SERRANO The New England Revolution head west to the Home Depot Center to take on a Chivas USA side that is unbeaten in their last four matches (10:30 PST, MLS Direct Kick). The Rojiblancos earned their first victory … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- New England Revolution | 2 Comments

Renteria scores twice; Crew hold off Whitecaps 2-1

By JOSE M. ROMERO On a night when the first pick in the 2011 MLS Draft scored his first professional goal, it was a veteran striker who stepped up to lead his team to victory. Vancouver rookie Omar Salgado scored … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Columbus Crew, MLS- Vancouver Whitecaps | 2 Comments

Red Bulls vs. Sporting Kansas City: Match Night Commentary

The New York Red Bulls take on Sporting Kansas City today and will look to keep their recent offensive hot streak going against a KC defense that has been allowing goals in bunches (7:30pm, MSG). Thierry Henry will look to … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- D.C. United, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 19 Comments

Le Toux PK lifts 10-man Union over SJ

  Sebastien Le Toux scored his first goal of the season, doing so from the penalty spot, and the 10-man Philadelphia Union held off the San Jose Earthquakes for a 1-0 result at PPL Park Saturday afternoon. Philadelphia was gifted … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Philadelphia Union, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes | 18 Comments

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Four games remain in the English Premier League season and if Chelsea is going to have any chance of catching Manchester United atop the standings, the Blues will likely have to win every one of them. The first of the … Continue reading »

Posted in Your Running Commentary | 80 Comments

Bruin’s hat-trick leads Dynamo past D.C. United

The Houston Dynamo offense had struggled to generate goals for much of the 2011 season, but the cure for the lack of scoring came in the form of the D.C. United defense, which provided little resistance on Friday night. Dynamo … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- D.C. United, MLS- Houston Dynamo | 58 Comments

Houston Dynamo vs. D.C. United: Your Running Commentary

The Houston Dynamo will look to extend a five-match unbeaten streak against a D.C. United team looking to erase the taste of last week's 4-0 thrashing against New York in tonight's MLS match-up (8:30pm, Fox Soccer Channel). The Dynamo will … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- D.C. United, MLS- Houston Dynamo | 96 Comments

This Weekend’s Soccer on TV (& SBI’s Top Ten Matches to Watch)

It is no longer a battle between championship contenders, but Manchester United's battle against Arsenal this weekend will still make for great theatre. Arsenal has dropped points in recent weeks and has fallen behind Chelsea in the Premier League standings, … Continue reading »

Posted in Soccer on TV | 24 Comments

It’s SBI Ticket Contest Time

If you are a New York Red Bulls or Philadelphia Union fan and you're in need of tickets to this weekend's matches, SBI has the contest for you. As we do on a regular basis, SBI is having contests for … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Philadelphia Union, SBI Ticket Contest | 32 Comments

MLS Week 7: A Look Ahead

  By THOMAS FLOYD For Real Salt Lake, there will be no time to dwell on its crushing home defeat in the CONCACAF Champions League second leg on Wednesday, as it now faces another steep challenge: trying to get a result at … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- Columbus Crew, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- Houston Dynamo, MLS- New England Revolution, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Philadelphia Union, MLS- Portland Timbers, MLS- Real Salt Lake, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes, MLS- Seattle Sounders, MLS- Sporting Kansas City, MLS- Toronto FC, MLS- Vancouver Whitecaps | 10 Comments

Projecting the USA Gold Cup roster: April Edition

  One month away. That's how close we are to finding out which 23 players Bob Bradley will select to represent the United States at the 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup.  While the nucleus of the squad is pretty much set … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team | 245 Comments