Author Archives: Darrell Lovell

MLS East Notes: Red cards upheld; McCarty out; and more

BY DARRELL LOVELL Any hope for Jeff Larentowicz and Brad Davis to see the field in the next game was dashed Wednesday afternoon. Both midfielders appealed red card they received for transgressions on the weekend. Unable to get a unanimous … Continue reading »

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MLS East Notes: TFC top Impact in Canadian Championship; Higuain struggling; and more

Toronto FC have hit a run of draws in MLS play, but returned to their winning ways in the Canadian Championship, beating Montreal in the first leg of their semifinal series. Continue reading »

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MLS Eastern Conference Notes: Boston bombings hit home for Reis, Oduro settling in with Crew; and more

The recent Boston Marathon bombings have left a nation saddened and directly impacted the life of New England Revolution goalkeeper Matt Reis. His father-in-law is one of the victims of the bombings. Continue reading »

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MLS Eastern Conference Notes: DeRosario returns, Marshall reaches milestone, and more

The struggling D.C. United attack will receive a boost this week with the return of former MLS MVP Dwayne DeRsoario. Continue reading »

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Dynamo top Earthquakes to push record home unbeaten streak to 34

The Houston Dynamo tied a new MLS record for consecutive home matches without a loss in all competitions with their 2-1 victory over Western Conference rival Seattle Sounders. Continue reading »

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Creavalle and Barnes seal comeback win for Dynamo over Whitecaps

BY DARRELL LOVELL HOUSTON – With a 32-game home unbeaten streak in the balance, the Houston Dynamo showed once again that they can pull out some late magic. Down a goal in the second half to the dangerous Vancouver Whitecaps, … Continue reading »

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Cooper scores controversial winner to lead FC Dallas past Dynamo

The Houston Dynamo made an impressive two-goal comeback to tie FC Dallas after falling behind 2-0, but a controversial late goal from Kenny Cooper provided the winner in the year’s only Texas Derby meeting. Continue reading »

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Impact remain perfect with 2-1 win over TFC

The Montreal Impact improved to 3-0 on the season after beating Canadian rivals Toronto FC, 2-1, on Saturday at Olympic Stadium in Montreal. Patrice Bernier and Marco DiVaio provided the goals. Continue reading »

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MLS East Notes: Gaven still sidelined; Fagundez re-ups with Revs; and more

The Columbus Crew will have to wait at least another week for star midfielder Eddie Gaven to return from injury while D.C. United will have to wait even longer for John Thorrington to return. Continue reading »

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Saborio double leads RSL past Earthquakes

Alvaro Saborio’s goals were the difference in Real Salt Lake’s 2-0 victory against the San Jose Earthquakes on Sunday night. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Season Preview: FC Dallas

With Brek Shea off to England, and Kenny Cooper back in the fold, FC Dallas will be a very different team in 2013. Will the changes lead to a return to the playoffs? Here is a closer look at FC Dallas. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Season Preview: Vancouver Whitecaps

The Vancouver Whitecaps will look to build on their playoff season of 2012, and young Jamaican striker Darren Mattocks will be key to the team’s chances as they try to return to the post-season. Continue reading »

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