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Episode # 51 Now Availible

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Martin Rogers, World Soccer writer for Yahoo! Sports joins host Kartik Krishnaiyer on Episode 51. We review how the Euro 2008  tournament was received in England, preview tonight’s Superliga final between Houston and New England as well as look ahead … Continue reading

My Appearence on the Latest United Mania Podcast

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

As always a great show from the guys at United Mania. I was honored to be a guest on the latest show. Here is a direct download link.

American Soccer Show # 42

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

I’m taking a break from blogging today but I wanted to let all our loyal readers and listeners know that today;s American Soccer Show is now available via ITunes and the on demand player at CSRN’s Home Page. Today’s show … Continue reading

North American based players in the Olympics

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Olympic squads were finalized today. Here are the FMF, MLS, USL and NCAA based players as well a list of former MLS players participating. Michael Boxall/New Zealand Craig Henderson/New Zealand Chris Seitz/USA Mo Edu/USA Marvell Wynne/USA Michael Orozco/USA Patrick Ianni/USA … Continue reading

Spanish Influence Is In Vogue At Swansea City

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Newly promoted Swansea City couldn’t have picked a better time to ascend into the Championship. The Welsh club was a penalty kick away from being promoted to the league in May 2006, but Barnsley walked away victors that day in … Continue reading

Does Superliga Have a Future?

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Let me get out of the way that I am thrilled by Houston’s slaying of the monster that is Pachuca, and look forward to almost a near certain all MLS tournament final. This is the first victory by an MLS … Continue reading

My Letter to Wales OnLine

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This was the Original Wales Online Story:  Does Opportunity Knock in US for Bluebirds I read with some amusement your piece bemoaning the standard of Major League Soccer and American players who have come to the U.K. I would like … Continue reading

Familar Foes: Superliga Semifinal Preview

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Stuart Holden could have been the difference maker tonight for Houston For the fourth time in sixteen months, Houston and Pachuca will face off in the knock out stages of a major international competitions. Last year this same staged Pachuca … Continue reading

Benny Feilhaber: American Theo Walcott?

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Feilhaber’s Goal sunk Mexico in the Gold Cup Final/ In the recent history of American Soccer no selection of a player to a major tournament squad has elicited as much controversy and quite frankly anger as last week’s selection by … Continue reading

MLS 3-2 West Ham United: Postgame Thoughts

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Having attended a few too many of these MLS All Star games in the past I’ve learned not to particularly care about the match. But last night’s game was probably the most entertaining All Star game since the MLS began … Continue reading

MLS Needs Some Reflection

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

As All Star week or whatever it is now called has dawned upon us some reflection is needed at MLS HQ as to what has evolved recently. Not only have incidents of hooliganism and fan violence erupted but also as … Continue reading

Superliga Matchday Six: Pachuca – Santos Laguna

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With New England and Chivas USA drawing, Pachuca the defending Superliga Champions need only a draw to advance to the knock out stages of the competition. Standing in their way are Osvaldo Sanchez and the reigning Mexican Clausura Champions Santos … Continue reading

Superliga Matchday Six: Chivas USA – New England

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Fullerton’s Titan stadium is the venue for a clash that will determine who will win Group B of Superliga. New England merely needs a draw to win the group, Chivas a victory and a Pachuca loss or draw. The winner … Continue reading

Superliga Matchday Five: Atlante- Guadalajara

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Second Half Telefutura is claiming that this is a winner take all match so . If that’s the case Atlante is hanging on for dear life early in the second half. Chivas pilling on the pressure with everything on the … Continue reading

Superliga Matchday Five: DC United – Houston

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Second Half DC United makes a game of it with the fresh legs of Quavas Kirk whose constant injuries stopped the development of what at one time was one of the most promising attacking players in American Soccer. Kirk spurs … Continue reading

CCC Club Snapshot: Plymouth Argyle

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Plymouth Argyle Founded: 1903 Nickname: Pilgrims, Greens, Argyle Ground: Home Park (19,500) Last Season: 10th CCC 64 Points Third Division Winners: 1959 League Two Winners: 2004 Conference Winners: 2002

Superliga Matchday Four: Chivas USA- Santos Laguna

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

I want to proudly announce that Edgar Castillio will be on the 2Gs show tomorrow. Castillio the left footed defender/midfielder for Santos Laguna was raised in New Mexico but opted to play at the international level for Mexico. He scored … Continue reading

Superliga Matchday Four: New England – Pachuca

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

This was the best game of the tournament from a pure technical standpoint. No it did not feature the goals or open play of other matches but two teams with so much quality. Don’t be surprised if these teams meet … Continue reading