Archives: Landon Donovan

Donovan Turns the Tables on El Tri, Again

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

“I thought we dominated them through the middle. DaMarcus [Beasley] and Clint [Dempsey] did a great job tucking in and helping and working. Michael [Bradley] and Sacha [Kljestan] were excellent and Mexico had no where to go. Any loose ball … Continue reading

Donovan to Bayern: The Right Move

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

  Landon Donovan is arguably the greatest footballer ever produced in the United States. This past MLS season, Donovan dominated the opposition, despite being on one of the worst teams in the league. Now Landon Donovan begins the nest phase … Continue reading

MLS Owes Beckham AC Milan Move

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Much has been written the past week about David Beckham’s potential move to AC Milan.  My thinking is simple on the issue. MLS owes it to Beckham to allow him to move back to Europe, either on loan, or if … Continue reading

Donovan Deal Could Have Killed MLS

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Bayern Munich’s manager Juergen Klinsmann knows Landon Donovan well. After all both are Southern California residents and Klinsmann had spent much of his time before taking the Germany manager job advising the Los Angeles Galaxy on football matters. So it … Continue reading

Donovan Deal Could Have Killed MLS

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Bayern Munich’s manager Juergen Klinsmann knows Landon Donovan well. After all both are Southern California residents and Klinsmann had spent much of his time before taking the Germany manager job advising the Los Angeles Galaxy on football matters. So it … Continue reading

MLS Wrap and Other Notes

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

This weekend’s MLS action was tainted by the continued insistence of the league not to break or at the very least reduce its schedule for international matches. Landon Donovan, Brad Guzan, Mo Edu, Frankie Hejduk and Rico Clark should not … Continue reading

Sunday Morning MLS Review

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Amado Guevara’s signing has turned Toronto FC from a laughing stockinto one of the top teams in the league right now. That’s what a Latin flavored #10 can do when surrounded by legitimate European talent that has survived in tougher … Continue reading

Nobody Does it Better

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Last month’s friendly in Krakow against Poland, was exactly that: a friendly which should not be considered some sort of great conquering victory of the US National Team. Sure you’d rather win than lose these sorts of matches, but realistically … Continue reading

Sunday Morning MLS Review

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

The Fire Exploded for Four First Half Goals Thursday Night/MLSNet.com Chicago’s performance again New England while providing an impressive score line owed itself more to the circumstances both weather wise and red card related than anything else. Jeff Larentowicz’s red … Continue reading

Nobody Does it Better

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Donovan/SI.com Today’s friendly in Krakow against Poland, was exactly that: a friendly which should not be  considered some sort of great conquering victory of the US National Team. Sure you’d rather win than lose these sorts of matches, but realistically … Continue reading