Category Archives: MLS: A Look Back

A Look Back at the Sounders’ U.S. Open Cup run

Photo by Stephen Brashear/ISIphotos.com By JASON MITCHELL More than the usual smattering of Rave Green gear sprinkled the streets of downtown Seattle Wednesday. A plane circled high above Lake Union in the late afternoon, trailing a 3,000 square-foot Sounders FC … Continue reading »

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MLS Week 8: A Look Back

The first MLS installment of the Seattle-Portland rivalry headlined an entertaining and eventful weekend of soccer action in Major League Soccer's Week Eight. With the upcoming week almost upon us, it's time to look back at the week that was. … Continue reading »

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MLS Week 3: A Look Back

   Photo by Howard C. Smith/ISIphotos.com From Vancouver's thrilling three-goal comeback to Dwayne De Rosario's debut with the New York Red Bulls, MLS Week 3 was memorable for a variety of reasons. The Whitecaps posted a thrilling battle from three … Continue reading »

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MLS Week 30: A Look Back

By AVI CREDITOR The New York Red Bulls finished first in the Eastern Conference. Chris Wondolowski led the league in goals. New England, Houston, Chicago and D.C. weren't close to the playoff picture. Welcome to bizarro MLS. The final week … Continue reading »

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MLS Week 14: A Look Back

By AVI CREDITOR In a week when six World Cup participants made their returns to Major League Soccer, a few potential 2014 World Cup players showed everyone what might be around the corner. San Jose's Ike Opara, Philadelphia's Danny Mwanga … Continue reading »

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TFC 0, KC 0: A Look Back

        Photo By Nick Turchiaro/ISIPhotos.com   By: KURTIS LARSON Playing a man up for nearly a half-hour against an already flat and sluggish Toronto side, Kansas City looked all but assured to take three points and break TFC's home … Continue reading »

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New York Red Bulls 2, D.C. United 0: A Look Back

Photo by Tony Quinn/ISIphotos.com    By AVI CREDITOR The tones in the two RFK Stadium locker rooms told the story. One a jubilant scene, smiles all around, high-fives left and right; The other a morbid place, deathly silent, as players … Continue reading »

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Chicago Fire 2, D.C. United 0: A Look Back

  Photo by ISIphotos.com   By AVI CREDITOR The Chicago Fire followed the blueprint D.C. United opponents have succeeded with to a tee. Go ahead in the 80th minute; secure first win of the season. For the third consecutive week … Continue reading »

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Philadelphia Union 3, D.C. United 2: A Look Back

By AVI CREDITOR Advantage, new guys. Major League Soccer's freshest regional rivalry produced a riveting first chapter, with the expansion Philadelphia Union securing its first-ever win with a 3-2 result over league stalwart D.C. United Saturday night. Sebastien Le Toux's … Continue reading »

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Chivas USA 2, Red Bulls 0: A Look Back

Photo by ISIphotos.com   BY ADAM SERRANO Chivas USA needed an infusion of energy after opening up the season with two straight losses. Against the high-flying New York Red Bulls, the Rojiblancos got that boost of energy from substitute Jesus … Continue reading »

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New England Revolution 2, D.C. United 0: A Look Back

  Photo by ISIphotos.com By AVI CREDITOR WASHINGTON – The 20,664 at RFK Stadium didn't have time to comprehend the deflating nature of Kenny Mansally's first goal by the time he lofted his second dagger into the upper left-hand corner … Continue reading »

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MLS Week One: The Best XI, Worst XI and Team of the Week

                                                                           Photo by ISIphotos.com  Week one of the 2009 Major League Soccer season had all the drama, skill and excitement you could hope for from the first week of a season. Yes, sure, there were some bad moments, and some sparse … Continue reading »

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