Author Archives: Bryan Robison

Houston unable to make impact on playoff race in 1-1 draw with Montreal

By BRYAN ROBISON In a match that saw the Montreal Impact eliminated from the playoff race, the Houston Dynamo failed to take advantage of an opportunity to put some distance between them and sixth-place Columbus Crew, as a 1-1 draw … Continue reading »

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Real Madrid vs. Barcelona: Your Running Commentary

By BRYAN ROBISON El Clasico kicks off for the 2012-2013 La Liga season, as Real Madrid takes on Barcelona at Camp Nou. This is the 166th match in league play between the two rivals. Real Madrid will be looking to … Continue reading »

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Bradley scores in Roma return

By BRYAN ROBISON After missing the previous month due to a thigh injury, Michael Bradley returned to the Roma starting lineup in style today, netting his first goal of the season in the 62nd minute. The American played 72 minutes … Continue reading »

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Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

The always highly anticipated matchup takes place today, as El Clasico will kick off this afternoon from Camp Nou. Real Madrid will look to make some ground on Barcelona, as the defending league champions are already eight points behind league-leading … Continue reading »

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Saborío hat trick propels Real Salt Lake to 4-0 dismantling of lowly Chivas USA

By BRYAN ROBISON The 2012 season for both Real Salt Lake and Chivas USA could have been summed up with Saturday's game. Despite a strong showing from Chivas keeper Dan Kennedy, it was not enough to keep the opposing team … Continue reading »

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Clark returns to scoring column for Dynamo in win over New England

By BRYAN ROBISON On a choppy pitch, thanks to the rain throughout the match at BBVA Compass Stadium, the Houston Dynamo extended their unbeaten streak at home to 23 consecutive games. Ricardo Clark scored his first goal for the Dynamo … Continue reading »

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Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

Brad Guzan and Aston Villa have gotten off to a poor start to the season, and things don't figure to get any easier today as they take on surprising West Bromwich Albion. The Baggies have started the season 3-1-1 and … Continue reading »

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Earthquakes late-game heroics continue with Lenhart brace in draw vs. FC Dallas

By BRYAN ROBISON After taking the lead twice in the final third of the match, FC Dallas thought they were going to escape Buck Shaw Stadium with a crucial three points. But Steven Lenhart denied the visiting squad both times, … Continue reading »

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MLS Match Night: Your Running Commentary

After a Friday night showdown between the top two teams in the Eastern Conference, the playoff race continues tonight with several teams fighting for their post-season lives tonight. After four consecutive wins, Columbus has fallen off the pace, falling behind … Continue reading »

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Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

By BRYAN ROBISON Clint Dempsey will likely make his debut for Tottenham Hotspur, as they play host to Reading today. Dempsey, who was acquired by the London club on the final day of the transfer window, has yet to play … Continue reading »

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Controversial penalty leads to San Jose victory over Chivas USA

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By BRYAN ROBISON Thanks to a bizarre sequence of events, which eventually led to a penalty call, San Jose was able to power past Chivas USA, as the Earthquakes increased their lead to eight points at the … Continue reading »

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Late De Guzman winner keeps FC Dallas’ playoff hopes alive, downing Vancouver

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By BRYAN ROBISON In match held in a playoff atmosphere with playoff implications, FC Dallas continued their improbable playoff run thanks to a Julian De Guzman goal in the final seconds to stun Vancouver and the visiting … Continue reading »

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