Monthly Archives: May 2011

Gibbs’ equalizer offsets Wondolowski’s goal in Chicago-San Jose draw

On two occasions the San Jose Earthquakes took one-goal leads at Toyota Park, but on both occassions, the Chicago Fire answered quickly. Cory Gibbs' diving header in the 80th minute rescued the Chicago Fire and forced a 2-2 draw with … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes | 5 Comments

Neagle, Seattle snap RSL’s 29-match home unbeaten streak in league play

By CALEB SONNELAND In another week of unlikely goal-scorers, centerback Patrick Ianni and midfielder Lamar Neagle got on the scoresheet for the Seattle Sounders to deal Real Salt Lake a 2-1 defeat, its first home loss in league play since … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Real Salt Lake, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 22 Comments

Late goal rescues point for Houston against rival Dallas

By JOHN BOSCHINI A late goal from Colin Clark salvaged a 2-2 draw for the 10-man Houston Dynamo against FC Dallas in an ill-tempered match between the rival clubs. The game started with a flurry of chances for Houston. Brad … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas, MLS- Houston Dynamo | 6 Comments

Mendoza nets brace in wild 3-3 draw between Columbus and Chivas USA

By ADAM SERRANO It was a back and forth affair between the Columbus Crew and Chivas USA as the two clubs battled to a 3-3 draw.  The Crew was able to battle back from three decifits as forward Andres Mendoza … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- Columbus Crew | 3 Comments

Feilhaber, Juninho injured in Galaxy win over Revs

By IAN HOLLIDAY FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – No Angel? No problem. Los Angeles Galaxy head coach Bruce Arena chose to rest forward Juan Pablo Angel for the team's third match in eight days, but it didn't matter, as Angel's replacement Miguel … Continue reading »

Posted in Uncategorized | 17 Comments

Bin Hammam drops out of race for FIFA presidency

By ADAM SERRANO Sepp Blatter has lost his lone competitor for the FIFA presidency.  Asian Football Confederation president Mohamed Bin Hammam withdrew his bid to become the president of FIFA just a day before he is to stand before the FIFA … Continue reading »

Posted in Uncategorized | 30 Comments

Rodgers goal salvages New York’s draw with Vancouver after Hassli PK

Luke Rodgers scored his fifth goal of the season, converting a Jan Gunnar Solli cross to cement the New York Red Bulls' come-from-behind, 1-1 draw with the Vancouver Whitecaps at Empire Field. Vancouver opened the scoring in the 24th minute … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Vancouver Whitecaps | 2 Comments

MLS Match Day 11: Your Running Commentary

  Rivals Houston and FC Dallas face off in a Texas Derby that headlines a heavy day of action in MLS. The Dynamo will look to halt Dallas' seven-match unbeaten streak, and will need to break Dallas' record-setting shutout streak … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer | 20 Comments

Barcelona 3, Manchester United 1: The Highlights

Posted in UEFA Champions League | 6 Comments

Union buries Toronto FC with six-goal barrage

  By JOSE M. ROMERO Those who high-tailed it out of BMO Field at halftime for their favorite pub to watch the UEFA Champions League final might have wished they'd stuck around. Or not. Had those fans stayed, they would … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Philadelphia Union, MLS- Toronto FC | 17 Comments

UEFA Champions League Final: Your Running Commentary

  The UEFA Champions League Final most have been expecting for a year is finally here, as FC Barcelona takes on Manchester United in today's final at Wembley (2:30pm, FOX). The teams are meeting in the Champions League for the … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer | 108 Comments

MLS Week 11: A Look Ahead

   Photo by Wendy Larsen/  By THOMAS FLOYD FC Dallas is undefeated in its last seven games and the Houston Dynamo is winless in its last five, but all that goes out the window when the rivals renew their Texas … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- Columbus Crew, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- FC Dallas, MLS- Houston Dynamo, MLS- LA Galaxy, 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