Monthly Archives: August 2014

D.C. United down Red Bulls to extend East lead

Goalkeeper Bill Hamid helped extend D.C. United’s lead in the Eastern Conference with a win over the new York Red Bulls. Continue reading »

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

Zardes, Donovan lead Galaxy in rout over Chivas USA

LA Galaxy’s Gyasi Zardes and Landon Donovan combined twice to thrash Chivas USA in what may be the last-ever SuperClasico. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- LA Galaxy | 4 Comments

Rodriguez brace powers FC Kansas City to NWSL title over favored Reign

Two goals from Amy Rodriguez and two assists from Lauren Holiday helped FC Kansas City survive a late barrage from the Seattle Reign and win the 2014 NWSL title. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, NWSL, Women's Soccer | 16 Comments

TFC fire Nelsen, Vanney named new head coach

Toronto FC have fired Ryan Nelsen and the rest of the coaching staff following a 3-0 defeat to the New England Revolution, and Greg Vanney has been hired to replace Nelsen. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Toronto FC | 55 Comments

Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

Lionel Messi and Barcelona face Villarreal today, while Mario Balotelli is expected to make his Liverpool debut against Tottenham in a jam-packed Soccer Sunday. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Uncategorized, Your Running Commentary | 33 Comments

Late Fire goal snaps FC Dallas 10-game unbeaten streak

Robert Earnshaw late winner helped the Chicago Fire snap FC Dallas’ 10-match league unbeaten streak, and keep the Fire in the East playoff race. Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- FC Dallas | 6 Comments

Piatti double helps Impact halt Crew winning streak

Ignacio Piatti’s two goals were enough to help the Montreal Impact post a 2-0 victory vs. the Columbus Crew on Saturday night. Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Columbus Crew, MLS- Montreal Impact, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Earthquakes, RSL settle for tie at Buck Shaw Stadium

Sam Cronin and Javier Morales traded goals as the San Jose Earthquakes and Real Salt Lake played to a 1-1 tie at Buck Shaw Stadium on Saturday night. Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Real Salt Lake, MLS- San Jose Earthquakes, Uncategorized | 5 Comments

Timbers trounce Whitecaps to move into playoff position

The Portland Timbers rolled to an impressive 3-0 road victory against the Vancouver Whitecaps to climb into playoff position for the first time this season. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS- Portland Timbers, MLS- Vancouver Whitecaps, Uncategorized | 4 Comments

Revolution rout TFC in Jones debut

Lee Nguyen and Kelyn Rowe starred as the New England Revolution dominated Toronto FC at BMO Field. Continue reading »

Posted in Canadian Soccer, Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- New England Revolution, MLS- Toronto FC | 52 Comments

Dempsey volley lifts Sounders over Rapids

A second-half volley from Clint Dempsey was all the scoring the Seattle Sounders needed to top the visiting Colorado Rapids and solidify their lead in the Supporters’ Shield race. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 3 Comments

Reports: Green nearing season-long loan to Hamburg

Julian Green is reportedly close to signing a season-long loan deal with Hamburg SV, although neither Hamburg or Bayern have confirmed the report. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Featured | 32 Comments