Fixing The US Open Cup And Looking Into The Future
Fixing The US Open Cup And Looking Into The Future

I have been a big supporter of this lovely tournament ever since I saw the old Thomas R. Dewer Cup being surrounded by DC United in a MLS Merchandize catalog back in 1997. Just getting into the sport you always knew about the league and the Cup playoffs, but never […]

Red Bulls Have Problems, Natives Are Restless
Red Bulls Have Problems, Natives Are Restless

One part of New Jersey at the moment is quiet, steel bars are assembled, concrete lower deck is in place while the only noise is the small commuter train, NJ Transit trains as well as the Amtrak trains are going across. Meanwhile outside of Harrison, NJ the swamps of the […]

John Carver The Whiny Quitter
John Carver The Whiny Quitter

There he is ladies and gentleman the whiny quitter known as John Carver. As usual here is another wonderful mind coming to North America trying to install his tactics & emotion into a club that wants to be the best in Major League Soccer and of course being the best […]

Creating A Solution To The FIFA 2010 World Cup Calendar
Creating A Solution To The FIFA 2010 World Cup Calendar

Well Ladies and Gentleman. I have heard your cries, yells, screams and demands of what you would like to see from MLS as a change or at least showing respect of the International Calendar for the US National Team matches either in Friendly matches, or during World Cup Qualifiers on […]

Alfredo Pacheco, New Dangerman For Red Bulls
Alfredo Pacheco, New Dangerman For Red Bulls

Yes the Red Bulls scored two goals at home against Real Salt Lake, Yes they got their first win of the season and jumped the table in the east, but besides those two major woes that are now sighs of relief. The newest star on the back line is Salvadorian […]

Red Bull Arena Is At The Half Way Point In Construction
Red Bull Arena Is At The Half Way Point In Construction

This past Tuesday on April 14th was the topping off of the steel construction of Red Bull Arena and even though the authentic natural turf hasn’t been installed yet, it doesn’t really matter to be honest, because you can see the beauty of the stadium and you can dream right […]

Jozy Altidore Breaks Out With A Hat Trick In Nashville
Jozy Altidore Breaks Out With A Hat Trick In Nashville

Attention Villarreal, attention Villarreal. Did you stay up late and watched the future of American Futbol? Did you see what your young and future striker has done with no help from Xerez who is suppose to help you take him and get the necessary minutes to get playing time and […]

Seattle Sounders: Expansion Team With Bite
Seattle Sounders: Expansion Team With Bite

I needed a couple of days to take the foot that got shoved up my rear end of seeing that wonderful performance from Sigi Schmid and his Seattle Sounders on ESPN 2 this past Thursday night. It was wonderful scenes that evening when you saw everyone following Drew Carey towards […]

Looking At The Concerns Over Our Leagues.
Looking At The Concerns Over Our Leagues.

It’s time to stop with the finger pointing. It’s time to stop with the name calling and we have to stop bickering with each other. And you know what this message also goes out to both Commissioners of our professional leagues in Don Garber of MLS & Francisco Marcos of […]

I care about the USL.
I care about the USL.

I want everyone to read this and learn on where I stand when it comes to the lower levels of US Soccer. Yes I am a MetroStars/Red Bull NY supporter. I love my club and I support them to the hilt in every single match they perform in either the MLS […]

MLS True Champion & Defender in Europe, Ivan Gazidis
MLS True Champion & Defender in Europe, Ivan Gazidis

Every time there has been an article about David Beckham wanting to leave Major League Soccer on the footballing side or those cronies in the English press trying to knock down our league and American supporters that they have no idea about real football, here is a man that will […]

MLS Expansion: Feeling Bad for Miami, But Looking at the Remaining Bids
MLS Expansion: Feeling Bad for Miami, But Looking at the Remaining Bids

Let me say that this is a bad moment for everyone involved down in South Florida. I understand what my colleague Kartik Krishnayier is going thru. Granted that I never supported the Miami Fusion back in those days, but when you’ve had your heart ripped out like that when your […]

My Own Opinions of the Trecker Podcast
My Own Opinions of the Trecker Podcast

Just like everyone who listens to MLS Talk’s podcast my good friend Kartik Krishnaiyer does an excellent job as host even as the host of CSRN’s American Soccer Show. He had Mr. Jamie Trecker on his last podcast and I admit that my opinion of Mr. Trecker has been negative. […]

CONCACAF Champions League: Terrific First Legs
CONCACAF Champions League: Terrific First Legs

Well ladies and gentleman, this is what I have been hoping for a good while now. A better tournament and an expansion from a cup into a league format along with the away goals rule.  Finally Jack Warner along with the rest of his group in the offices of CONCACAF […]

MLS sides again qualify for the US Open Cup
MLS sides again qualify for the US Open Cup

From Steven Goff of the Washington Post I just learned that once again eight of the fourteen sides in Major League Soccer will have to qualify for two spots to join Chicago, Chivas-USA, Columbus, Houston, Kansas City & New England in the 3rd round of the 2009 US Open Cup. Two […]