Tag: Philadelphia Union

Brotherly Love

Jonathan Tannenwald spent late yesterday tweeting out details of the court’s finding in former Philadelphia Union coach Piotr Nowak’s lawsuit. Tannenwald hasn’t summarized the decision in a post, but the Brotherly Game has their own rundown. Précis: Nowak’s tenure was…

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

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

Yep…here is my weekly take on the past 72 hours or so of selected matches. Saturday New England Revolution 2 (Agudelo 18′, Nguyen 53′ pk) – Colorado Rapids 0 New England won despite not dominating possession by playing long ball,…

PDL Players Picked Up Yesterday

Thanks to Nicholas Murray, who sent me this complete list of PDL players who were picked yesterday. Note that any PDL experience was noted by Murray (that’s why some have multiple teams). I put teams in bold if the player…

Tedski’s Weekend Wrap

Landon’s big send off? Pshaw. I will tell you about the important stuff from this weekend. From the “Creative Ways to Kill the Game” File: In a very preliminary match in the Copa Perú, two lower division teams battled in…

Tedski’s Weekend Wrap

My occasional series of weekend tidbits that I share with you, my adoring public. I’ll See Your Yellow Card and Raise You: Bosnia-Herzegovina international (we call him that even though he has only one appearance) Roman Mitrović made the rounds…

Monday Morning Center Back

No, I didn’t watch the FA Cup. Not one minute of it. I’m a horrible, horrible soccer fan. So, what truly were the top matches this weekend? Friday Sedona FC 0 – LA Blues 9 Not the most auspicious start…

Monday Morning Center Back

Yep, it’s time for my near-uninformative wrap up of the weekend’s matches. Wendnesday New York Red Bulls 4 (Wright-Philips 12′, 24′, 86′, Henry 65′) – Houston Dynamo 0 I guess I have to take back everything I said comparing Wright-Philips…

Monday Morning Center Back

This weekend’s MLS matches will give Simon Borg plenty of material for his Instant Replay video. Other than that…how did it go? Tuesday Cruz Azul FC 0 – Deportivo Toluca 0 The first leg of the CONCACAF Champions League final…

Monday morning center back

Yep…weekend is over. Get back to work, you slacker. Friday Jagiellonia Białystok 1 (Dani Quintana 83′) – GKS Piast Gliwice 1 (Matras 45′) A win would have kept Jaga out of the relegation round. The draw hasn’t yet been done…

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…

Tedski’s Weekend Wrap-up, Week 2

Okay, I’m including midweek CCL games, so sue me. A couple of these have two sentence summaries. I’m stretching things. Tuesday San Jose Earthquakes 1 (Gordon 90’+) – Deportivo Toluca FC 1 (Nava 67′) Apparently, Alan Gordon only needed seventeen…

USL-Pro Affiliations

I’ve seen different partial lists of USL-Pro affiliations with MLS. I wrote to USL to make sure I had the complete list, and here it is: Orlando City – Sporting Kansas City Oklahoma City Energy – Sporting Kansas City Richmond…

And Now…

It’s been a few days since the moves of Jose Villareal, Michael Farfan and Rafael Baca to Cruz Azul were announced everywhere, and finally their current clubs have confirmed their transfers. The three MLS teams they were transferred from (Los…

SJ in PDL

PDL announced that the San Jose Earthquakes will be acquiring a franchise in the PDL. The initial press release (below) said that it will be a Western Conference team and the Cactus Pricks had a Twitter conversation with PDL in…