Author Archives: Chris Riordan

MLS Talk Podcast : This Week In US Soccer, August 9, 2011

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On the latest edition 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 sometimes regional perspective.  Top billing … Continue reading

MLS Talk Podcast : This Week In US Soccer, August 4

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

MLS Talk Podcast : This Week in US Soccer, July 27

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On the latest edition edition of the Major League Soccer Talk Podcast : This Week in US Soccer … your hosts Chris Webb and Chris Riordan take you on a tour across North America as their is much to discuss.  … Continue reading

MLS Talk Podcast: This Week In Soccer, July 21

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On the latest edition of the MLS 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 sometimes regional perspective.  The opening segment … Continue reading

2011 Concacaf Gold Cup Group Stage Wrap-up

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The 2011 Concacaf Gold Cup group stage has come to and end.  The matchups for the quarterfinals are set and we are poised for an interesting knockout round, which may be more up in the air than usual.  Two teams … Continue reading

MLS ’11 Preview : Can the Black and Red Unite Under the Fiery Olsen?

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Team: DC United Coach: Ben Olsen Last Year’s Finish: 8th Eastern Conference, 16th Overall, 6-20-4 This year’s seemingly annual retooling of DC United carries much more weight than usual.  After finishing not only the worst season in club history, but likely … Continue reading

Despite Injury Setbacks, US Team Building Confidence Heading Into Mammoth Showdown

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It has seemed at times that every moment the U.S. Men’s National Team begins to get a glimpse of what their squad will look like come the first group match of the World Cup, the injury bug strikes.  At the … Continue reading

United Back on Course for Another Open Cup Run

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A sparse crowd at chilly RFK Stadium (2,804 announced) wednesday evening witnessed the pieces finally fall into place for a struggling DC United. On a night when the cold weather, local playoff hockey and having an Open Cup match midweek … Continue reading

What Has Gone Wrong with DC United? : League Staple in the Cellar

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The question “What’s going on in DC?” has become a recurring one among the fan circles of Major League Soccer. It’s a question that seems to be important to any fan of the game in this country. Whether it be … Continue reading

CONCACAF Champions League : Crew v Islanders

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I will be on location in Columbus, Ohio for MLS Talk tomorrow and Tuesday. Tomorrow I will be attending the Islanders training session and I will be in the booth for the match on Tuesday. Unfortunately at this time I … Continue reading