Some FC Dallas fans were a bit puzzled to see their beloved side loan out homegrown forward
Ruben Luna to San Antonio Scorpions FC recently. But the move makes sense on several fronts for
everyone involved. For FCD, they get Luna something he wouldn't figure to get in Dallas,
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As is often the case with young players, a strong performance in one game often doesn't spill
over into the following match. That was definitely the case for FC Dallas striker Ruben Luna, who
was strong in the second 90-minute performance of his career in last Saturday's 3-2 win over
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Even with Jonathan Top burying his first career goal in Wednesday's 2-0 win at Vancouver and a
strong showing by fellow striker Ruben Luna in the second 90-minute game of his MLS career in
Saturday's 3-2 win over Colorado, forward remains a big question mark for FC Dallas, especially
with Blas Perez still out with a nebulous foot injury.
Could Diego Fagundez be the next big thing in MLS? (Getty Images)
In 2010, MLS began opening up the doors for clubs to sign Home Grown Players. Several clubs like
FC Dallas, Chivas USA, Toronto FC and DC United all had plenty to offer in terms of young talent
that they signed. More clubs followed suit and then the league blew open the doors to allow any
number of HGP signings.
In the final game of the year for Sporting KC, the Swope Park Rangers finished out the reserve
league season today at Swope Park against FC Dallas. The Rangers fell 5-3 to Dallas as Ruben Luna
scored 4 goals to help Dallas to the win. Luna opened the scoring in the 28th minute. Jeferson
equalized for the reserves in the 37th from the penalty spot after Soony Saad was fouled in the
The Sporting KC reserves, the Swope Park Rangers, fell to FC Dallas in reserve team action today
2-1 down in Dallas. From reports KC had a good run of play today controlling large portions of the
game, but couldn't capitalize on the chances. Dallas grabbed two goals in the first 16 minutes
through Ruben Luna and Bobby Warshaw.
FRISCO, Texas - It was not a pleasant homecoming for Texas native Kenny Cooper.
In Cooper's return to Pizza Hut Park, his new team the Portland Timbers were overwhelmed by FC
Dallas, 4-0, on Saturday behind goals from Zach Loyd, George John, Brek Shea and Ruben Luna.
Portland won the first ever match-up between the two sides, 3-2, two months ago at JELD-WEN
Field, but they could not rekindle their magic as Dallas outnumbered them in nearly every offensive
Ruben Luna continues to impress in preseason play. (photo via FC Dallas)
As Major League Soccer grows, so does their academies. We've seen some solid early returns out
of the various academies so far with the likes of D.C. United's Andy Najar, New York's Juan
Agudelo, and even guys like FC Dallas's Ruben Luna.
SerÃ¡ el primer duelo que diriga TomÃ¡s Boy a este Atlas que de los siete partidos que van de la
temporada, llevan solo una victoria, la cual fue goleada de tres por cero frente a Pachuca, por
cuatro empates y una derrota.
Volvemos a las pequeÃ±as comparaciones entre jugadores que han pasado por el Club de Futbol
Monterrey y en esta ocasiÃ³n tenemos a los "petardos". Con esto me refiero a los jugadores,
principalmente delanteros, que llegaron a la Pandilla para ser recordados dentro de los peores
About a week ago I got the chance to talk all things Ruben Luna with Ruben Luna.Â Naturally not
everything fit the story, so the tastiest leftovers from "Home Grown: Ruben Luna" are all yours. I
also included some bonus quotes from his U12-U16 coach, Darrin Hedges who now coaches FC Dallas's
Joe Corona appears destined for a big 2012 as he continues to contribute for Club Tijuana while
becoming a bigger part of the U.S. national team set-up. All of that is on the heels of what was
just recognized as a pretty sharp 2011.
The 21-year-old Corona won the Golden Ball as Mexico's top rookie, beating out finalists Alfonso
Luna (Atlante), Armando Zamorano (Jaguares) and Hector Herrera (Pachuca) to take home the
Steve Sperl scored in the 85th minute to give Milwaukee Sport Club a 1-1 draw
with host Bavarian SC in a Wisconsin Adult Soccer Association Major League amateur men's match
The Milwaukee sides were scoreless until Giovanni Luna put Bavarian (0-0-2)
ahead in the 70th minute, but Sperl's late goal gave Sport Club (0-0-1) a point and extended their
unbeaten streak â they're 7-0-2 in their past nine regular-season league matches.
09.09.2010 - Wilde - No le alcanzÃ³ la nafta a Estudiantes, esta vez en juego de local,
donde se esperaba cierta mÃstica copera que no terminÃ³ de aparecer. La Liga Universitaria, ya el
mejor club en la historia ecuatoriana, sigue acumulando tÃtulos internacionales a la par de su DT,