Monthly Archives: August 2012

Must-See Goal: Wilman Conde

Posted in MLS- New York Red Bulls, Must-See Goals | 16 Comments

Late Conde strike cancels out DeRo’s 100th goal, forces draw for D.C., RBNY

Photo by WASHINGTON — On a night when one of the finest attacking players in MLS history hit a career milestone, a defender ended up stealing the show with a stunning blast of his own. New York Red Bulls … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- D.C. United, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 12 Comments

Mattocks, Cummings headline Jamaica roster for World Cup qualifiers vs. USA

Photo by Jamaica's lineup against the United States for the pair of World Cup qualifiers next month certainly won't be lacking speed. Vancouver Whitecaps rookie Darren Mattocks and winger Dane Richards, and Colorado Rapids forward Omar Cummings were named … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, U.S. Men's National Team | 38 Comments

MLS/CCL Wednesday: Your Running Commentary

   A ferocious rivalry. An emotional return. A hot team on the playoff hunt. CONCACAF Champions League revenge. It's all on the docket Wednesday night. D.C. United and the New York Red Bulls meet in the rubber match of this … Continue reading »

Posted in Your Running Commentary | 33 Comments

SBI MLS Power Rankings: Week 25

The Montreal Impact just keep on winning, and keep on climbing up the SBI MLS Power Rankings. The expansion team pushed their winning streak to five matches thanks to their comprehensive 3-0 victory against D.C. United. Patrice Bernier continued his … Continue reading »

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Porter named Timbers coach, will take over after conclusion of college season

Photo by Caleb Porter is making the jump to the professional ranks, but not until December.  Porter was named the new coach of the Portland Timbers Wednesday, where he will take over full-time duties from interim coach and general … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Portland Timbers | 65 Comments

Real Madrid vs. Barcelona: Your Running Commentary

    The second Clasico in as many weeks takes place at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, where Real Madrid will attempt to overturn a 3-2 deficit to bitter rival Barcelona in the second leg of the Spanish SuperCopa (4:30 p.m., … Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad Spotlight: Gatt fights off injuries to continue shining for Molde

photo courtesy of Molde FK By FRANCO PANIZO Josh Gatt has been a shining star for Molde FK this year, helping the Norwegian club in its quest to repeat as league champions with six goals in the first six months … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Americans Abroad Spotlight | 28 Comments

MLS Notes: Union cut Perlaza, Dynamo sign English midfielder Barnes and more

The Philadelphia Union's trade haul for former No. 1 overal MLS SuperDraft pick Danny Mwanga did not last very long at PPL Park. Colombian forward Jorge Perlaza was unceremoniously cut by the Union not even three months after being acquired … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Houston Dynamo, MLS- Montreal Impact, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Philadelphia Union, MLS- Portland Timbers | 19 Comments

Mid-Day Ticker: Martinez to Bayern done; Barca, Madrid hit with bans & more

Javi Martinez is officially a Bayern Munich player. After an on-again, off-again transfer saga, the Spanish international has completed his move from Athletic Bilbao to the German giants for a €40 million fee that was necessary to trigger a buy-out clause … Continue reading »

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Report: Namoff suing D.C. United for negligence

Photo by Former D.C. United defender Bryan Namoff had his career end prematurely because of a concussion, and he is reportedly taking legal action against the club for failing to act with the proper care that could have prevented … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- D.C. United | 27 Comments

Must-See Interview: Hope Solo

Photo by "In everything I do, I play to win, and I speak the truth, and people are either going to love me or they hate me." – Hope Solo U.S. women's national team goalkeeper Hope Solo has become … Continue reading »

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