Monthly Archives: June 2008

Morning Ticker: Villa out for Euro final, Adebayor staying at Arsenal and Asian WC draw set

                                                     Photo by ISI Photos Good morning folks. It is the end of an unforgettable week of soccer action and while today may … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, International Soccer | 18 Comments

Chivas USA 2, Fire 0: A Supporter’s View

The Goats are back (for now). After a two-game losing streak with two shutout losses, Chivas USA looked like it might slip back into its early-season funk. Not so fast. All the Goats did was put together a convincing 2-0 … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- Chivas USA | 2 Comments

Euro 2008: Russia vs. Spain (Matchday)

Good afternoon folks. Apologies for the delay in getting this post up but it’s been a busy day. Today marks the semifinal we’ve all been waiting for. Spain vs. Russia. Andrei Arshavin vs. Marcos Senna, Roman Pavlyuchenko vs. Carlos Puyol, … Continue reading »

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Dynamo 0, Rapids 0: A Supporter’s View

There may not be two more inconsistent teams in MLS than the Colorado Rapids and Houston Dynamo. The Rapids have bounced between good stretches and bad stretches and pushed their winless streak to three games against a Dynamo team that … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- Houston Dynamo | 4 Comments

Nash/Reyna charity game: A Look Back

Standing in the middle of an energized crowd, Jozy Altidore rattled off autographs and posed for picture after picture. Even after most of the other stars who played in the Steve Nash/Claudio Reyna charity match in Manhattan’s Chinatown, Altidore stood … Continue reading »

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On MLS in Phoenix and the Red Bulls-Chivas friendly

When USA and Mexico squared off in a friendly at University of Phoenix Stadium about 16 months ago, the crowd was great and packed the place in a memorable display of soccer passion. When the New York Red Bulls and … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Expansion | 22 Comments

Reyna display a slight to Red Bulls fans

Claudio Reyna calmly placed the ball on the artificial turf where the penalty spot was and readied himself for a chance to score a goal. After a brief interruption from an opponent, Reyna confidently strided up to the ball and … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 92 Comments

Toronto FC 0, Wizards 0: A Supporter’s View

Toronto FC still hasn’t lost at home, still hasn’t sent the packed house at BMO Field home with heads hung low, but last weekend they didn’t send their fans home happy either. A scoreless draw against struggling Kansas City felt … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Sporting Kansas City, MLS- Toronto FC | 3 Comments