Monthly Archives: November 2008

You Write the Caption: Best of the Freddie Ljungberg Edition

    Hello all. It's time to pick the best entries from the Freddie Ljungberg Edition of You Write the Caption. With the MLS Expansion Draft having brought the 2009 Sounders closer into focus, what better time to poke fun at … Continue reading »

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A closer look at the MLS Expansion Draft

As far as expansion drafts go, it is tough to say that Seattle Sounders FC had a great one. Sure, the newest MLS expansion team scored some gems, including a bona fide target striker and some quality midfield threats, but … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Expansion, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 42 Comments

Happy Thanksgiving from SBI

Good afternoon folks. It is Thanksgiving Day and while much of America will be taking in some American Football, I know there are plenty of you who still crave your soccer. Even on a day like Thanksgiving, there is soccer … Continue reading »

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Houston edges Luis Angel Firpo, reaches Champions League quarters

  Brian Ching's 13th-minute goal was enough to help the Houston Dynamo earn a place in the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals with a 1-0 victory against CD Luis Angel Firpo on Wednesday night. The Dynamo defense rebounded well from its … Continue reading »

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Petke coming back to New York

                                                             Photo courtesy of Former MetroStars standout defender and fan favorite Mike Petke is coming back to New York some six years after leaving. The New York Red Bulls made Petke the only player taken in Wednesday's MLS … Continue reading »

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Jaqua leads Seattle’s 10 expansion picks

FIRST ON SBI                                                                             Photo by Former Houston Dynamo striker Nate Jaqua was one of 10 players chosen in Wednesday's MLS Expansion Draft for Seattle Sounders FC, sources with knowledge of the list told SBI on Wednesday afternoon. Here … Continue reading »

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