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2014-06-26 20:21:27

NEW YORK, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- They make up the core of the defense, the midfield and the attack. Major League Soccer players comprise nearly half of the U.S. World Cup roster and occupy key positions in Jurgen Klinsmann's starting lineup, front to back. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140626/122251 True to its intention, the birth of MLS in 1996 has led the United States from a country that didn't qualify for the World Cup for 40 years before 1990, to one that has...

2014-06-17 23:05:22

Ticket Down announces that tickets for Italy and Portugal competing in the Legends International Match in Toronto at BMO Field in Toronto are now on sale. This popular ticket site has rolled back prices across the board for Italy vs. Portugal tickets in Toronto and diehard soccer fans can also add promo/coupon code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Tickets for Italy vs. Portugal at BMO Field in Toronto are now available to the general public. This is...

2009-10-04 07:32:36

Conor Casey scored the equalizer in the 58th minute Saturday, giving New England a 1-1 Major League Soccer tie with Colorado. Casey scored his 16th goal this season on a penalty kick that fooled Revolution goalkeeper Matt Reis. The Revolution (10-9-8) have a win, a loss and two ties in their last four matches, earned a point in the Eastern Conference standings and need to beat Columbus in either of its two remaining regular-season matches to secure a post-season berth. The Rapids (10-8-10)...

2009-09-27 17:23:00

Ramon Sanchez and Ryan Johnson scored second-half goals for San Jose Sunday, rallying the Earthquakes to a 2-1 Major League Soccer win over D.C. United. The two goals erased a 1-0 D.C. lead provided by Jaime Moreno, who notched his eighth goal of the season. The result left the Earthquakes with a record of 6-12-7 and D.C. at 8-7-12. Both teams are still in contention for playoff berths. In their next games San Jose plays New York and D.C. takes on Chivas USA, both on Saturday.

2009-09-27 05:44:51

Brian McBride scored in the 78th minute Saturday, lifting Chicago into a 2-2 Major League Soccer tie with Toronto FC. McBride's seventh goal this season was helped by Justin Mapp's header (pass) and erased a one-goal deficit. With the victory, the Fire (16-6-11) stayed in second place in the Eastern Conference, five points behind the first place Columbus Crew. They shared the three points because of the tie. Nick Garcia scored the Fire's first goal in the 14th minute. Chicago's Logan Pause,...

2009-09-23 23:17:22

Conor Casey scored on a penalty kick in second-half stoppage time Wednesday, allowing the Colorado Rapids to salvage a 1-1 tie with San Jose. It was the second time in five days the Rapids had pulled out a tie against San Jose with a penalty kick just seconds before the end of the game. The Earthquakes took the lead in the 67th minute on a penalty kick by Chris Wondolowski after the ball had bounced off the arm of a Colorado player in the penalty area. Colorado was able to tie it when Omar...

2009-09-19 18:52:40

Chivas USA goalkeeper Zach Thornton had his second straight shutout and 10th this season Saturday in a 0-0 draw with the Seattle Sounders. Kasey Keller had the shutout for Seattle. Thornton didn't make a single save in a win last week against New England. Chivas (11-9-4) remained one point behind Seattle (9-6-11) in the West with two fewer matches played.

2009-09-19 00:25:40

Conor Casey scored on a penalty kick in extra time Friday, allowing Colorado to escape with a 1-1 tie against San Jose. Ryan Johnson gave San Jose the lead in the eighth minute and the Earthquakes maintained the advantage all the way until the game's final seconds. Brandon McDonald, who assisted on Johnson's goal, was carded for arguing with the referee, giving Casey a chance to deadlock the game. Colorado moved into a tie with Seattle for third place in the Western Conference. San Jose,...

2009-09-18 22:10:20

A goal by John Wolyneic with 20 minutes to play Friday lifted New York into a 1-1 tie with New England. New England has played 13 straight matches against New York without a loss, the longest such streak in MLS history. San Jose had played 12 games against New England without a loss from 2001 through 2005. New England took the lead in the 13th minute when Sainey Nyassi drove a hard shot across the face of the goal and into the top-right corner of the net. New York has only four victories in...

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