Author Archives: Jose Romero

Soccer Wednesday: Your Running Commentary

Wednesday’s soccer on broadcast TV got off to a pretty entertaining start with the U.S.-Russia 2-2 draw on ESPN2. But that’s just the opener on a Wednesday full of international friendlies on various networks throughout the day. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, International Soccer, Your Running Commentary | 11 Comments

FC Dallas president arrested in New York, charged with assaulting wife

Doug Quinn, the president of FC Dallas, was arrested on Saturday in New York City and charged with assault after allegedly hitting and attempting to choke his wife, Elizabeth, according to multiple reports. Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas | 17 Comments

CONCACAF World Cup Qualifying: A look at the rest of the hexagonal schedule

The CONCACAF World Cup qualifying final round, or hexagonal, will be here in February 2013, but it’s never too early to look at some key matches in the six-team, 30-game double round-robin. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, FIFA World Cup, World Cup Qualifying | 11 Comments

After scoreless first leg, RSL look to eliminate Sounders at Rio Tinto

┬áBy JOSE M. ROMERO For the Seattle Sounders and Real Salt Lake, it has come down to this. Two of the more evenly-matched teams in the MLS postseason. Two gritty goalkeepers. A number of scoring threats and two scrappy holding/defensive … Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS Playoffs, MLS- Real Salt Lake, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 26 Comments

Mid-Day Ticker: Celtic’s stunning win vs. Barca makes waves, Ibrahimovic suspended, and more

Celtic’s stunning upset of Barcelona in Wednesday’s Champions League action is still being talked about a day after the Scottish champions delivered the shocking result. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, International Soccer, UEFA Champions League | 5 Comments

NBC Sports changes MLS playoff broadcast schedule

NBC Sports Network has changed its broadcast schedule of MLS playoff games after the recent postponement of Wednesday’s Red Bull-D.C. United playoff match Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS Playoffs, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- Houston Dynamo, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Real Salt Lake, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 13 Comments