Author Archives: Joey Samuel

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Last season, Andre Villas Boas was fired after a lackluster spell as manager at Chelsea. This year, he has found a new home with Tottenham Hotspur, and today he gets the chance to exact revenge on the team that let … Continue reading »

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CONMEBOL WCQ: Messi leads Argentina to victory, Falcao propels Colombia, & more

After an hour of scoreless soccer between Argentina and Uruguay on Friday, Lionel Messi took matters into his own hands and led his country to victory. Messi opened the scoring in the 65th minute, playing a pass to Angel Di … Continue reading »

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College Soccer Rewind: Saint Louis tops VCU, Air Force upsets UNM again, & more

In Friday’s only matchup between two teams ranked in the SBI Top 25, some late heroics by a pair of Saint Louis players led the team to a dramatic double overtime victory. With No. 20 VCU leading 2-1 late in … Continue reading »

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Wondolowski nets hat trick as Earthquakes roll over Rapids to move step closer to Supporters Shield

Photo by Chris Wondolowski has been scoring goals at an amazing clip this season, and on Saturday night he bagged another three to help San Jose stay in the lead for the MLS Supporters' Shield. Wondolowski broke San Jose's … Continue reading »

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McInerney, Union down 10-man Revolution

Photo by By JOEY SAMUEL CHESTER, Pa. — Both the Philadelphia Union and the New England Revolution are already out of playoff contention in 2012. One of those teams is ending its season in style, though, while the other … Continue reading »

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MLS Match Day: Your Running Commentary

In a game with massive playoff implications, the New York Red Bulls will host the Chicago Fire today in a nationally-televised match. With the two teams tied for second place in the Eastern Conference, a playoff preview could be in … Continue reading »

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