Category Archives: CONCACAF Champions League

Sporting KC emphasize home leg of CCL quarterfinals

Sporting KC look to take advantage of playing at home in a difficult match against Mexican giants Cruz Azul in the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals. Continue reading »

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CCL Rewind: Gordon’s stoppage-time goal saves Earthquakes in draw vs. Toluca

The San Jose Earthquakes scored a last-gasp equalizer through Alan Gordon to draw Toluca, 1-1, and keep their CONCACAF Champions League hopes alive. Continue reading »

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Earthquakes aim to knock off Toluca in first leg of CCL quarterfinals series

After enjoying a bye in Week 1 of the MLS season, the San Jose Earthquakes are set to host Toluca in the first leg of their CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals series on Tuesday. Continue reading »

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CONCACAF releases Champions League quarterfinals schedule

The quarterfinal schedule of the current Champions League competition has been released. Continue reading »

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Earthquakes move home opener for CCL scheduling relief

By DAN KARELL Following precedent in recent years, the San Jose Earthquakes have re-scheduled some early season Major League Soccer matches to help them compete in the CONCACAF Champions League next spring. The Earthquakes announced today that they’ve moved their … Continue reading »

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CONCACAF amends rules, gives CCL spot to Timbers

CONCACAF revealed that they accepted MLS’ request to give a CCL spot to the team with the best record opposite the Supporters Shield winner, meaning the Timbers are in next year’s CCL. Continue reading »

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CCL quarterfinal matchups set: Galaxy vs. Tijuana; Sporting KC vs. Cruz Azul; and more

CONCACAF confirmed the pairings for the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals, which sees three MLS teams facing Mexican opposition right away in the first knockout round, including the Los Angeles Galaxy vs. Club Tijuana. Continue reading »

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Wondolowski goal sends Earthquakes through to CCL quarterfinals

The San Jose Earthquakes’ MLS season may be all but finished, but their┬áCONCACAF Champions League dream is still alive thanks to another heroic goal from Chris Wondolowski. Wondolowski helped the Earthquakes advanced to the quarterfinals of the competition on Wednesday … Continue reading »

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