Monthly Archives: July 2008

Fire 0, Wizards 0: A Supporter’s View

Ninety minutes, Triple-digit temperatures and no goals. A scoreless draw had to be expected when the Wizards and Fire took the field on Sunday. Aside from the sweltering heat, neither team was going to be taking many chances in this … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- Sporting Kansas City | 3 Comments

Red Bulls pass on Cunningham

The New York Red Bulls are in desperate need of a speedy forward. They’re just not desperate enough to take a chance on Jeff Cunningham. The Red Bulls passed on a chance to acquire Cunningham after being offered him by … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Toronto FC | 37 Comments

Morning Ticker: FIFA makes Olympic ruling, Dynamo downs Pachuca and Real Madrid close in on midfielder

Good morning all. Lots to get into today so let’s get started: FIFA judge rules that clubs must release U-23 players If you were ready to go buy some tickets after receiving word on Tuesday that Lionel Messi would be … Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Major League Soccer, Mexican Soccer, MLS- Houston Dynamo | 31 Comments

USA ties Ivory Coast, 0-0, in Olympic tune-up

The U.S. men’s Olympic team played Ivory Coast to a scoreless tie in its opening match of the ING Cup in Hong Cup on Wednesday. The Ivorians, led by Chelsea striker Salomon Kalou, out-shot the Americans but could not find … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's Olympic Team | 38 Comments

SuperLiga semifina: Pachuca vs. Houston Dynamo (Your Running Commentary)

Good evening folks. Tonight is the night the Houston Dynamo takes on Pachuca in the SuperLiga semifinals. Can the Dynamo finally beat their rivals from Mexico? Will Miguel Calero work his magic yet again? If you will be watching tonight’s … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, Mexican Soccer, MLS- Houston Dynamo, SuperLiga | 95 Comments

FC Dallas confirms rejection of Cooper bids

                                                                         Photo by FC Dallas general manager Michael Hitchcock has confirmed SBI’s report from earlier … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas | 62 Comments