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2009-08-08 22:21:43

A three-goal, second-half barrage Saturday gave the Columbus Crew a 3-0 Major League Soccer win over San Jose Earthquakes. Alejandro Moreno broke a scoreless tie in the 69th minute, followed by Robbie Rogers in the 73rd and Adam Moffat in the 87th. Their fourth straight victory increased the Crew's record to 9-3-9. Columbus last lost 2-1 on June 20 at FC Dallas and leads the Eastern Conference over second-place Chicago. San Jose (4-11-5) failed to continue the momentum built last Sunday in a...

2009-05-17 17:04:07

Eddie Lewis scored in the 89th minute Sunday, pulling the Los Angeles Galaxy into a 1-1 Major League Soccer tie with the Columbus Crew. Lewis got to a loose ball and fired a shot into the goal from 20 yards out. Guillermo Barros Schelotto scored at the 70th minute for Columbus after stealing a pass. Los Angeles is 1-1-7, Columbus 1-2-6.

2006-05-02 18:51:34

HARTFORD, Connecticut (Reuters) - The United States named the following 23-man squad on Tuesday for next month's World Cup. Five additional players were named as reserves. Goalkeepers: Marcus Hahnemann (Reading), Tim Howard (Manchester United), Kasey Keller (Borussia Moenchengladbach) Defenders: Carlos Bocanegra (Fulham), Steve Cherundolo (Hannover 96), Jimmy Conrad (Kansas City Wizards), Cory Gibbs (ADO Den Haag), Frankie Hejduk (Columbus Crew), Eddie Lewis (Leeds United), Oguchi...

Word of the Day
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.