Archives: Superliga

SORE LOSERS

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

From Superliga 2008.com Nobody that I speak with will claim that Superliga has in anyway proven that MLS is somehow on par with the FMF. The gap that exists between the two leagues is still obvious though it appears the … 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

Superliga Semifinals: Familiar Foes

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

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 used dogged determination and some controversial officiating to advance after winning … Continue reading

Superliga 2008: Some Thoughts

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Pachuca Celebrate victory in Superliga 2007/AP Photo  As we enter the knock out stages of Superliga 2008 let me state that while the intensity level was as high for these matches last year the football has been much better this … Continue reading

Superliga 2008: Some Thoughts

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Photo by Thomas Shea from Superliga 2008 website As we enter the knock out stages of Superliga 2008 let me state that while the intensity level was as high for these matches last year the football has been much better … Continue reading

Superliga Matchday Six: New England, Pachuca Advance

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Pachuca-Santos  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 … Continue reading

Superliga Matchday Five Blog

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

  Superliga Matchday Five: Atlante- Guadalajara 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 … Continue reading

Superliga Matchday Four: Chivas USA – Santos Laguna

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Second Half Santos failure to finish even one of their numerous chances has encouraged Preki to bring Jesse Marsch and Ante Razov both on at halftime. Chivas USA is no doubt now chasing 3 points! Still for Chivas it seems … 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

Superliga Matchday Three: Houston – Guadalajara

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Guadalajara holds off a pesky Houston team made up largely of reserves 1-0.Second Half The frantic pace continues with great attacking intent staring down two very structured and organized defensive sides. Cory Ashe continues his energetic play and the chances … Continue reading