Author Archives: Bryan Robison

Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

Chelsea takes on Manchester United in the marquee match of the day on a stacked Sunday of soccer action. Continue reading »

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Sounders eliminate FC Dallas from playoff contention with home win

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By BRYAN ROBISON FC Dallas went into Sunday night knowing their playoff hopes were on the line. Goalkeeper Kevin Hartman played like it, doing his best to keep Dallas into Sunday’s match. Seattle’s offense had other ideas, … Continue reading »

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Timbers top Whitecaps to secure Cascadia Cup

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By BRYAN ROBISON With both teams fighting for a chance at two different trophies, the Portland Timbers went into BC Place looking for any way to salvage a seemingly lost season. The mission was accomplished for those … Continue reading »

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USWNT settle for draw vs. Germany

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By BRYAN ROBISON In the first game of the post-Pia Sundhage era, the U.S. Women’s National Team played to a 1-1 draw with Germany in Chicago at Toyota Park. The match pitted the two top ranked teams … Continue reading »

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Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

With Juventus and Napoli continuing their strong starts to the Serie A season, plenty of teams are hoping just to keep up with the pair. Several of those teams are in play on Sunday, as Inter Milan, Catania, and Roma … Continue reading »

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Rapids continue Chivas USA’s misery with road win

It was a continuation of the overall story of 2012 for one team, while the other wrote a new chapter, as the Colorado Rapids defeated Chivas USA on Saturday night. Continue reading »

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A look at the CONCACAF Final Six

By the end of Tuesday, all six places in the Hex were locked up, giving us a strong field of contenders for what promises to be a brutal final round of CONCACAF qualifying in 2013.
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Sunday Ticker: Marcelo out 3 months, Lampard out for England, & more

Real Madrid defender Marcelo will be sidelined for the next three months after breaking his foot while with Brazil, Lampard out for England and more news from around the soccer world. Continue reading »

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College Soccer Rewind: Georgetown upends Marquette, Louisville tops St. John’s, & more

One of the two final remaining undefeated schools went down yesterday, as Marquette fell to Georgetown for their first loss on the year. The Hoyas controlled the pace from the start, and proved to be too strong for their Big East rivals. Continue reading »

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UEFA WCQ Rewind: Russia tops Portugal, Germany breezes past Ireland, and more

The 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers continued today, with Europe in the forefront with this afternoon’s action. Several powerhouses, including Spain, Italy, and Germany flexed their muscle, while Portugal and Sweden struggled. Here is a recap of the action today, along with scores from all of the games. Continue reading »

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Chivas USA ends scoreless streak, crushing FC Dallas’ playoff hopes in draw

By BRYAN ROBISON Coming into Sunday's matchup with Chivas USA, FC Dallas was in desperate needof a win to keep up with the Vancouver Whitecaps. That win did not come, as Dallas dropped a pivotal two points, in a match … Continue reading »

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Late Gaven goal evens it up for Columbus in draw with Sporting Kansas City

By BRYAN ROBISON Much like they have done so often as of late, the Columbus Crew continued their recent run of finding a late goal. This time around, it was Eddie Gaven, who headed in the equalizing goal in the … Continue reading »

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