Monthly Archives: October 2011

Americans Abroad: Weekend Rewind

By FRANCO PANIZO If you saw Clint Dempsey score in Fulham's game against Wigan Athletic on Saturday, you didn't just see him hit a winner. You saw him make history. Dempsey's first-half strike in Fulham's 2-0 win versus Wigan gave … Continue reading »

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Bunbury brace helps Sporting KC topple Rapids

By DAVID GUBALA Sporting Kansas City went into Sunday's Eastern Conference semifinal first leg looking to hopefully come away with a draw against the Colorado Rapids to send the series back to Kansas City  A nightmarish night for the Rapids … Continue reading »

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Magee winner lifts Galaxy to opening playoff win over Red Bulls

The chants of "Red Bull Reject" rang out in Red Bull Arena, but the player they were aimed at didn't hear them. No, Mike Magee was too focused on the task at hand, helping the No. 1 seed Los Angeles … Continue reading »

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Dynamo take charge by beating Union at PPL Park

By JOEY SAMUEL CHESTER, Pa. – In a game between a two-time MLS Cup champion and a team two years into its existence, one squad's playoff experience shined through. After Andre Hainault and Sebastien Le Toux traded goals in a … Continue reading »

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MLS Playoffs: Rapids vs. Sporting KC (Match Night Commentary)

The defending MLS Cup champion Colorado Rapids take on Sporting Kansas City today in Eastern Conference semifinal action, and while the Rapids are reigning champs, Sporting KC comes in as the favorites in a series that kicks off tonight (7:30pm, … Continue reading »

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MLS Playoffs: Union vs. Dynamo (Match Day Commentary)

  The Philadelphia Union will play the first playoff game in their team's brief MLS history today as they take on the Houston Dynamo at PPL Park (5pm, ESPN2). The Dynamo finished the regular season on a strong run to … Continue reading »

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