Archives: United Soccer Leagues

MLS Review: Focus on Internationals

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Former Metro star and current Islander Peter Villegas scored a goal for Puerto Rico in Saturday’s 2-2 draw with Honduras Every region with the exception of the Euro engaged UEFA confederation has begun qualifying for World Cup 2010. A number … Continue reading

USL on FSC 2008 Schedule Set

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USL on FSC 2008 Schedule Day Date Away team Home team Time (ET) Friday April 25 Montreal @ Atlanta 8:00 pm Friday May 2 Seattle @ Atlanta 8:00 pm Friday May 9 Miami @ Charleston 8:00 pm Friday May 16 … Continue reading

Best of USL-1 2007

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

The continued constant realignment and tinkering with USL makes it difficult to keep track of USL-1 especially when so many former USL-1 teams are in USL-2 and expansion teams come and go as the California Victory did this season. In … Continue reading

Christmas Time Thoughts

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

This is traditionally the busiest time of year in the English Football season with the Boxing Day matches on the horizon and the January transfer window about to open. But here in the United States we are consumed by meaningless … Continue reading

USL: Islanders Two Wins Away from Champions Cup

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Believe it or not DC United and the MLS Cup Champion could have a fellow American club in the CONCACAF Champions Cup. USL-1 side Puerto Rico Islanders are just two wins away from becoming the Caribbean representative in the Champions … Continue reading

USL Update

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United Soccer League’s first division season is almost a month old now, and the season has had no shortage of exciting matches. This year for the first time since the inception of Major League Soccer in 1996, USL games will … Continue reading

Miami FC to play matches at the Orange Bowl

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Jeff Rusnak’s column yesterday included a mention that Miami FC of the USL First Division (2nd division in the USA) will be playing its next two home matches at the Orange Bowl. Since Romario left the club attendance at Tropical … Continue reading

Beckham to Visit Vancouver

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LA Galaxy has scheduled a friendly with USL side Vncouver Whitecaps for October. It’s nice to see that the Galaxy are willing to involve USL teams in the Beckham mania that will sweep the US Soccer world. Hopefully Beckham will … Continue reading