Monthly Archives: September 2011

Galaxy keep CCL quarterfinal hopes alive as Juninho game winner buries Morelia

Photo by Mike Janosz/ By ADAM SERRANO CARSON, Calif.– With their dreams of a place in the Champions League quarterfinals fading fast, the Los Angeles Galaxy produced the same sort of late-game magic they produced the last time they faced Morelia. … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF Champions League, MLS- LA Galaxy | 19 Comments

Pappa hat-trick propels Fire past RSL

By FRANCO PANIZO The MLS playoff race in the Eastern Conference just became a little more intense, and we can thank the Chicago Fire for that. Midfielder Marco Pappa snapped a personal three-month scoring drought in dramatic fashion, delivering a … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- Real Salt Lake | 26 Comments

Sporting KC knock off Crew to take control of East

By GARRETT DAVEY The first time Sporting Kansas City walked off the field after a match at Livestrong Sporting Park, back on June 9th, the club was mired in a ten-match winless streak and buried in last place in the … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- Columbus Crew, MLS- Sporting Kansas City | 4 Comments

MLS/CCL Wednesday: Your Running Commentary

It's a big night for Major League Soccer teams both domestically and regionally. The Los Angeles Galaxy and Colorado Rapids fighting for their CONCACAF Champions League lives, while FC Dallas looks to take a giant step further toward advancing to … Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF Champions League, MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- Columbus Crew, MLS- FC Dallas, MLS- LA Galaxy, MLS- Real Salt Lake, MLS- Sporting Kansas City, Your Running Commentary | 99 Comments

UCL Rewind: Barcelona scores 5 in rout, Chelsea concedes late in draw and more

By JOHN BOSCHINI Lionel Messi's case as the best Barcelona player of all time got a little bit stronger with a brace in a 5-0 thrashing of BATE Borisov in Belarus in a UEFA Champions League group match. The Argentinian … Continue reading »

Posted in UEFA Champions League | 5 Comments

College Rewind: No. 1 UConn wins in OT, Townsend nets 10th goal and more

The University of Connecticut men's soccer team was close to its first blemish on the season, but Nickardo Blake made sure the team's perfect record stayed intact. Blake ripped home a rebound off a corner kick for his first goal … Continue reading »

Posted in College Soccer | 2 Comments

Holden out six months after surgery reveals cartilage damage

The news went from bad to worse for Stuart Holden in a matter of hours. Previously thought to be missing six weeks of action after needing a routine follow-up procedure on his surgically repaired knee, now Holden is set to … Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad | 100 Comments

Fantasy MLS: Week 30

Photo by Jose L. Argueta/ By ALAN LEDBETTER Dwayne De Rosario has been on a hot streak that every fantasy MLS owner should riding. After a disappointing first half of the season, he has become the highest-scoring field player in … Continue reading »

Posted in Fantasy Soccer | 1 Comment