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Archives: USL

MLS/USL News

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Matt Reis was the hero in the 2008 Superliga Final/AP A day after the US suffered its worst ever loss to Brazil and four days after our national team was beaten by Italy by the worst scoreline since 1934 let’s … Continue reading

American Soccer Fans: United Like Never Before

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

It is a common perception that America’s football loving populace is divided three ways- European football lovers, fans of the American game and Latin futbol fans. But the truth is the subdivisions within these groups are enormous. Let’s take the … Continue reading

MLS/USL/WPS/FMF Thoughts (Updated with Mexican Content)

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

An abreviated version this week thanks to the USMNT coverage. For full coverage please reference the excellent job Peter C. is doing with the Take Me Out to the Ballgame features. Some quick thoughts. The officiating in Major League Soccer … Continue reading

Weekend Review

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

This weekend every single MLS, USL or WPS match had meaning. Americans were also playing in meaningful matches abroad whether in the Mexican or English Football League playoffs, fighting relegation in Germany, chasing a title in Scotland and Belgium or … Continue reading

MLS/WPS/USL Review

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

The march on DC by supporters will be covered extensively on this week’s podcast. We’re doing the review a day early this week because I will be traveling on Monday morning. Kansas City-DC was a difficult game to watch, but … Continue reading

MLS, WPS, USL-1 Review

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Another week of professional football in the US complete as this season begins to solidify itself. The biggest storyline of the week were the late comebacks by two of MLS’ traditional best franchises, the Chicago Fire and DC United. The … Continue reading

Does USL-1 Need a Salary Cap?

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

USL-1 made a statement in the CONCACAF Champions League. No one will question this, and those like myself who have long been proponents of the second flight of American football were pleased by the results which saw USL-1 emerge on … Continue reading

MLS/WPS/USL Weekend Review

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

DC United’s late heroics courtesy of Jaime Moreno and Benny Olsen salvaged a home point against an injury depleted Revs side saved a critical point. But the crowd once again was smallish by RFK standards, and DC’s play uneven. Those … Continue reading

Weekend TV

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

All times EST Friday DC United- New England  7pm ESPN 2 Saturday Aston Villa- West Ham   9:30 am SETANTA Boro-Fulham  4:30 pm FSC Puerto Rico Islanders-Vancouver  7pm USL LIVE Carolina-Rochester  7pm USL LIVE RBNY- RSL   7:30 pm MLSDK Charleston-Montreal 8pm … Continue reading

MLS, USL, WPS Review: Seeing Red

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Happy Easter to everyone and thanks to today’s Holiday we’re combining all three reviews into one this week largely because all the matches were played on Saturday this week. Attendance bounced back this week in MLS in the biggest possible … Continue reading

Give me the MLS & USL, or Give Me Death!

Posted on by Brian Zygo

In the comments made to my last post on this site, an individual stated that they were sick of hearing about ways to grow the MLS and suggested it should be shut down, put out of its misery. Well as … Continue reading

2009 USL-1 Preview

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

USL-1 season begins in two weeks and thanks to Brian Quarstad of Inside Minnesota Soccer for compiling this preview of USL-1. Tomorrow we’ll have our weekly MLS review and a preview of the CONCACAF Champions League semifinal second leg match … Continue reading

Findley Hat Trick, NYC USL, Weekend TV

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Robbie Findley became the latest Alexi Lalas reject to scorch MLS with a hat trick last night at Rio Tinto Stadium in RSL’s 4-1 win over Columbus.  Findley has been capped once for the United States against Switzerland in a … Continue reading

Sven Sacked, Celades Cleared to Play

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Well we said today was going to be busy. A source told me earlier today Sven Goran Eriksson would be sacked by Mexico at the next FMF Board meeting, April 27th, but it appears to have been done already according … Continue reading

Matchday: US vs Trinidad & Tobago

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Nashville is the venue for the today’s World Cup Qualifier between the United States, high flying side at home and Francisco Maturana’s Soca Warriors. The last time these two teams met on US soil, last September in Chicago, Maturana got … Continue reading

MLS Monday Review

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Beginning this Monday we will have a look back at the weekend’s MLS games every week . During USL season we will be doing the same. For WPS I’d like to find someone who knows the league and covers it … Continue reading

USL Week in Review

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Brian Quarstad from Inside Minnesota Soccer has his weekly look around the net at news related to USL.

MLS and USL Both Adrift as New Seasons Begin

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

This may seem like a stark statement but in these tough economic times this is exactly what investors and football lovers must confront this reality. We’ve discussed in recent weeks the poor television ratings MLS has been receiving and the … Continue reading