Monthly Archives: September 2012

Earthquakes late-game heroics continue with Lenhart brace in draw vs. FC Dallas

By BRYAN ROBISON After taking the lead twice in the final third of the match, FC Dallas thought they were going to escape Buck Shaw Stadium with a crucial three points. But Steven Lenhart denied the visiting squad both times, … Continue reading »

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Crew edge Union on questionable Mirosevic winner

  The Philadelphia Union pulled off a tremendous comeback on Saturday night, battling from 2-0 down to tie things up against the Columbus Crew at Crew Stadium, but a blown call helped the home team earn a crucial victory and … Continue reading »

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Henry sets the table as Red Bulls rebound with key victory vs. hapless Toronto FC

New York Red Bulls star Thierry Henry returned from his one-match suspension in style, tearing apart Toronto FC's defense to help the Red Bulls snap their recent funk and give them a much-needed boost. Henry notched three assists before capping … Continue reading »

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MLS Match Night: Your Running Commentary

After a Friday night showdown between the top two teams in the Eastern Conference, the playoff race continues tonight with several teams fighting for their post-season lives tonight. After four consecutive wins, Columbus has fallen off the pace, falling behind … Continue reading »

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Dempsey opens Tottenham account with game winner against Manchester United

Another big game, another goal for Clint Dempsey. Tottenham Hotspur ended their long winless streak at Old Trafford that dates back to 1989 on Saturday, and it was Dempsey who provided the decisive finish in Spurs' 3-2 victory over Manchester … Continue reading »

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Must-See Goal: Martin Jiranek

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Fire remain resolute despite loss to Sporting KC

KANSAS CITY, Kansas- The Chicago Fire saw their bid for first place in the Eastern Conference batted away on Friday night, with Sporting Kansas City posting a 2-0 victory that extended their lead on the second-place Fire to five points. … Continue reading »

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Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Photo by A hugely important London Derby headlines a full slate of matches on Saturday as English Premier League leaders Chelsea take on fierce rivals Arsenal in an early-morning showdown. The Blues enter Saturday atop the EPL table with … Continue reading »

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