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Olympics Football Matchday Two: MLS Stars

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 Marvell Wynne had an outstanding match in the US’ 2-2 draw with Holland/from

Sacha Kljestan: scored a goal for the United States in a 2-2 draw with the Netherlands.

Marvell Wynne: Played 90 minutes and helped set up several chances for the US against the Dutch.

Robbie Rogers: Started on the right side for the US and shifted to the left flank where he was generally ineffective.

Stuart Holden: Struggled for the United States on the left side of midfield. Shifted to the  right side, and made several mistakes including committing a fatal foul in stoppage time to sink the US.

Briam McBride: Put an outstanding header on target early in the second half which was saved by the Dutch keeper.

Emanuel Ekpo : entered Nigeria’s 2-1 victory over Japan in the 77th minute and helped create some chances on counter attacks for the Nigerians.

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A lifelong lover of soccer, the beautiful game, he served from January 2010 until May 2013 as the Director of Communications and Public Relations for the North American Soccer League (NASL). Raised on the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the old NASL, Krishnaiyer previously hosted the American Soccer Show on the Champions Soccer Radio Network, the Major League Soccer Talk podcast and the EPL Talk Podcast. His soccer writing has been featured by several media outlets including The Guardian and The Telegraph. He is the author of the book Blue With Envy about Manchester City FC.
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