Archives: CONCACAF Champions League

Unbalanced Schedule Could Hurt MLS in The Champions League

Posted on by Earl Reed

So last night, overcoming Al Gore’s altitude prediction models, San Jose all but secured the Supporters’ Shield with a big 4-1 victory at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park against the Colorado Rapids. As pointed out by Earthquakes beat writer Robert Jonas, … Continue reading

Banner Week For MLS Clubs In Champions League

Posted on by Earl Reed

So far, so good. That’s the general theme for Major League Soccer squads competing in this incarnation of the CONCACAF Champions League. It’s going to have to remain that way if they want to advance to the knockout rounds, given … Continue reading

FOX Soccer Acquires US Media Rights to Gold Cup and CCL

Posted on by Earl Reed

The CONCACAF Champions League is taking a step towards it’s UEFA counterpart in it’s United States distribution. For American consumers who have enjoyed free, legal feeds from the Confederation’s site, that convenience should soon go away. CONCACAF and FOX Soccer, … Continue reading

Shocking CCL QF Conclusion – Seattle Trounced, Galaxy Upset

Posted on by Daniel Feuerstein

There are always two sides to every story – in this case, with the knockout stages of the CONCACAF Champions League, there are two stories inside both legs. And in the case of two of Major League Soccer’s perennial strongest … Continue reading

CCL First Legs Were Winners For MLS Clubs

Posted on by Daniel Feuerstein

You really couldn’t ask for a more fantastic evening of soccer in North America. Starting in Eastern Canada and going all the way across the country to Seattle, Washington, the three remaining MLS sides took to their tasks in the … Continue reading

Seattle Sounders and Colorado Rapids Help MLS Stay Undefeated in Champions League

Posted on by Daniel Feuerstein

Has hell frozen over all of a sudden? What magic and mystery has happened down in Mexico. Last week we saw FC Dallas achieve history with the first ever MLS victory on Mexican soil against UNAM Pumas. The big question … Continue reading

MLS Talk Podcast : This Week In US Soccer, August 24, 2011

Posted on by Chris Riordan

On the latest edition of the Major League Soccer Talk Podcast : This Week in US Soccer … your hosts Chris Webb and Chris Riordan bring you a view of the beautiful game from an American and regional perspective.  As … Continue reading

Colorado Rapids Wins Wacky Group Match, While FC Dallas Makes History in Mexico

Posted on by Daniel Feuerstein

When you saw the Colorado Rapids and FC Dallas in last season’s MLS Cup Final, you thought it was going to be a boring final. But to be fair it was a very good final that sadly never had the … Continue reading

LA Galaxy And Seattle Sounders Win In CONCACAF Champions League Games

Posted on by Daniel Feuerstein

After trying to top what Real Salt Lake did in the last edition of the CONCACAF Champions League, the opening night of the 2011-12 edition for two MLS Sides was the next chapter in the league’s history to get back … Continue reading

Monterrey 2-2 Real Salt Lake: Javier Morales Late Goal Gets A Big Away Draw

Posted on by Daniel Feuerstein

What a fantastic first leg we all witnessed from Monterrey, Mexico. There was so much drama on the field you couldn’t believe what was going on with the physical play, the goals and the yellow cards, but at the same … Continue reading