Category Archives: MLS Cup

Gutsy play helps Rapids become MLS Cup champions

BY ADAM SERRANO TORONTO – Destiny, grit and determination. The words that have come to symbolize the 2010 season for the MLS Cup champion Colorado Rapids.  The Rapids captured their first MLS Cup trophy with a 2-1 victory over FC … Continue reading »

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Rapids complete another comeback to lift first MLS Cup

Photo by ISIphotos.com By AVI CREDITOR TORONTO – The MLS Cup is staying put in the Rocky Mountain region. Extra-time substitute Mac Kandji's close-range shot ricocheted off George John for an own goal in the 108th minute, lifting the Colorado … Continue reading »

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MLS Cup Final: Match Night Commentary

The Colorado Rapids and FC Dallas are meeting tonight in the MLS Cup Final at BMO Field in Toronto (8:30pm, ESPN). The Rapids come in having qualified through the Eastern Conference, while FC Dallas battled through the brutally tough Western … Continue reading »

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MLS Cup: A Look Ahead to Colorado Rapids vs. FC Dallas

  By ADAM SERRANO The day has finally arrived. Two teams and just one trophy.   By the end of the night, Major League Soccer will have its new champion, the journey that has been the 2010 season will be … Continue reading »

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Prolific strikers Cunningham, Casey hoping to score first MLS championship

Photos by ISIphotos.com By JOSE M. ROMERO TORONTO – The long and illustrious careers of two of the most prolific scorers in Major League Soccer history collide Sunday when the Colorado Rapids' Conor Casey and FC Dallas' Jeff Cunningham battle with … Continue reading »

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McCarty, Hyndman patch up differences en route to 2010 MLS Cup final

Photo by David Bernal/ISIPhotos.com By ADAM SERRANO TORONTO – Dax McCarty's development is one of the key reasons why FC Dallas is preparing for MLS Cup. With an impressive work rate on defense as well as skill going forward, McCarty … Continue reading »

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Wallace ready to face his old club in MLS Final

BY ADAM SERRANO TORONTO – Anthony Wallace sits on the cusp of the MLS Cup and the only thing standing in the way is his old club, FC Dallas. The former U.S. Youth International spent three and a half years … Continue reading »

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John overcomes injuries to shine in second season

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By JOSE M. ROMERO TORONTO — After just two seasons in Major League Soccer, George John is playing for a league championship. Not bad for a 23-year-old, late first-round Superdraft pick who has battled — and beaten … Continue reading »

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Cummings peaking as Rapids eye MLS Cup

By TRAVIS CLARK TORONTO – A successful strike partnership is an elusive weapon that few MLS teams have succeed in creating. The Colorado Rapids have been one of the few teams able to create a dangerous tandem, with Conor Casey … Continue reading »

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Mastroeni nears elusive title after sticking with Colorado through hard times

By AVI CREDITOR TORONTO- Pablo Mastroeni has seen the Colorado Rapids go through hard times. He's had his chances to seek success elsewhere. Now that the 34-year-old Rapids captain is on the cusp of capturing his first MLS Cup, his … Continue reading »

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Pearce fights injury as he looks to cap strong season with championship

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By JOSE M. ROMERO TORONTO — Heath Pearce might not be on the field to try and finish the mission with his FC Dallas teammates, but he can take some pride in having had a career-turning season. … Continue reading »

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Party with SBI in Toronto tonight

If you are in Toronto tonight, then you're going to want to make your way to The Social (1100 Queen St. West) for the Designated Players' second-annual MLS Cup bash. Proceedings kick off at 10pm as SBI, The Original Winger, … Continue reading »

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