Tag: Club America

Monday Morning Center Back

There were matches this weekend. Yep. Friday Arizona Wildcats 1 (Skadsen 89′) – Texas Tech Red Raiders 1 (Crabtree 12′) Hannah Wong only had three shots, but she was everywhere. Saturday Everton FC 3 (Naismith 17′, 22′, 82) – Chelsea…

Monday Morning Center Back

After a hiatus, we return with the weekly feature featuring shallow, I mean succinct, analysis of some of this weekend’s matches. Friday Arizona Wildcats 4 (Haley Silverberg 11′, Paige Crouch 30′, Hannah Stevens 49′, Hayley Estopare 72′) – Northern Arizona…

Monday Morning Center Back

Yes, it’s been a while since I’ve done this feature. What? Do you want to take it outside? Thursday FK Kukësi – KP Legia Warszawa Match Abandoned Things started off badly for this Europa League third round qualifier when local…

Monday Morning Center Back

Did I not post all week? I’m slipping. Sorry. Saturday Harpo’s FC 2 (Campbell 60′, Wheeler 70′) – Kansas City Athetics 0 You know how people say about the Open Cup, “You could have a beer league team make it…

Monday Morning Center Back

Here is what you’ve been waiting for: my totally unexhaustive wrap up of things this weekend, complete with the shortest highlight reel ever. Friday Colorado Springs Switchbacks 5 (Gonzales 12′, Vercollone 25′, 90′ pk, Robinson 42′, Maybin 88′ – Real…

Monday Morning Center Back

I was going to do these snarky game summaries every week, but I found that I didn’t always have the time. Eh. I’m giving this feature a new name, ’cause it’s my blog and I can. As usual, MLS matches…

New Fave

Club América lost last night, denying them bragging rights for the most championships in Mexico. The worst thing about that is that snotty Chivas fans can still pretend that their team is the best. It was a remarkable first half…

The weekend that was: Giggles edition

Yes, not the best moments, nor the worst moments, but this weekend’s matches had some moments. Friday’s match between KS Lechia Gdańsk and mid-table MKS Pogoń Szczecin featured more red cards than goals. Despite entering the waning moments with only…

Copa México Fixtures

The Copa México is back after a decade and a half. Unfortunately, the masters of the Mexican game have decided in their not-so-infinite wisdom to not open it up to teams of all levels and it is not a knock-out…

Triunfo del Amor

Some quick items I don’t feel like writing full blown posts about: – Former Americanista Cuauhtémoc Blanco has weighed in on his beloved club’s loss in el Superclasico. His article is entitled “Una enorme impotencia.” I think they make a…

Jaga 1 – Arka 0

I watched Chivas absolutely demolish a somnambulant Club América squad this afternoon. It made me wonder, is anyone I like gonna win this weekend? Well, it turns out Jagiellonia did. It was against sure-to-be-relegated Arka Gdynia, but a win is…