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Dallas rally for win in CONCACAF Champions League

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Dallas (AFP) – Kellyn Acosta scored off a second half free kick as FC Dallas rallied for a 2-1 win over Mexican side Pachuca in the first-leg semi-finals of the CONCACAF Champions League.

The 21-year-old homegrown Dallas product, who was also called up to the US national team on Wednesday, curled a shot into the top half of the net in the 58th minute to beat a diving Alfonso Blanco.

Dallas rally for win in CONCACAF Champions League

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Dallas (AFP) – Kellyn Acosta scored off a second half free kick as FC Dallas rallied for a 2-1 win over Mexican side Pachuca in the first-leg semi-finals of the CONCACAF Champions League.

The 21-year-old homegrown Dallas product, who was also called up to the US national team on Wednesday, curled a shot into the top half of the net in the 58th minute to beat a diving Alfonso Blanco.

Major League Soccer

MLS Officially Announce Beckham Franchise In Miami

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We have known for months that David Beckham was going to put a Major Soccer League franchise in Miami, but MLS made the decision official today.

When Beckham joined MLS and the LA Galaxy his contract with the league included an option for an MLS expansion team at a bargain price of $25 million.

Rapids decline options on Lopez, O’Brien, Vagenas

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COMMERCE CITY, Colo.— The Colorado Rapids have decided not to pick up options on midfielders Claudio Lopez, Ciaran O'Brien and the recently acquired Peter Vagenas. All three are eligible for the MLS re-entry draft this month, if they choose to participate. Lopez joined the Rapids on April 2 and appeared in 11 games for Colorado.

Noticias de la MLS Noviembre 2010

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El mochiteco Omar Bravo quiere dejar huella en su paso por la Major Soccer League, en su paso por los Kansas Wizards ahora Sporting KC, y así lo estableció después de una firma de autógrafos con los fanáticos: "Estoy contento, he conocido muchas cosas, muchos lugares y mucha gente", y agregó:

"Este es un proyecto en el que estoy muy emocionado, y quiero involucrarme lo más rápidamente posible".

Rebranding of franchise: Wizards renamed to Sporting Kansas City

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The club, formerly known as the Kansas City Wizards, launched the Sporting Kansas City era with more than a thousand supporters in attendance and presented the signature elements of the organization's new look, including a strategically designed crest, carefully chosen colors and bold new uniforms.

Major League Soccer looks to online fantasy game

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Major League Soccer hopes fans come to its new online fantasy soccer game for kicks and turn into even bigger lovers of the global sport. MLS and partner Big Lead Sports are increasing marketing for the newly launched "Pro Soccer Picks", which asks players to select winners or who will score goals in each day's matchups, in the run-up to the MLS Cup final on November 21.

Seattle fans embarrass themselves with talk of anti-referee protests

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"NO OTHER TEAM IN THE LEAGUE HAS EVER HAD A PK GO AGAINST IT! WE MUST PROTEST NOW!"

According to Bill, Seattle fans are talking about wearing black as part of some big protest because of the bogus PK call that cost them on Thursday night against Toronto.

To that I say, BOO HOO.

Toronto FC Hires New Assistant Coach

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The Toronto FC of the Major Soccer League has been through some major changes after the end of this season. With a new head coach scheduled for the 2010 season much has been done to shake things up. Today they have announced that they will be replacing their assistant coach as well.

Toronto FC

John Carver will be replaced by Leo Percovich, who acted as a goal-keeper coach for Chivas USA.

Montreal Regains Hope for MLS Franchise

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The Montreal Impact felt like they were duped when they withdrew their bid for a MLS franchise after finding out that the MLS is charging a $40 million expansion fee. The Impact could have been playing in the MLS by 2011 had they followed through with the deal. However, not all is lost for the Canadian soccer team.

Seattle Sounders Eliminates F.C. Dallas

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The Seattle Sounders shut down any hopes for the F.C. Dallas winning the Major League Soccer Cup this year by eliminating them from the playoffs. Saturday night's game at the Qwest Fields in Seattle was a saddening loss for Dallas when they let in two goals, ending the game 2-1.

Sigi Schmid waves to the fans, in a 3-0 Seattle Sounders victory over the New Your Red Bulls, Thursday, March 19, 2009.

Beckham Interested in Montreal Impact

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If you read this blog often you'll notice that I am of course a soccer fan but that I love the Montreal Impact and the Bordeaux Girondins. So when I heard the news that David Beckham was interested in being part owner of the Montreal Impact and helping them find their way into the MLS I nearly hit the roof.

EXPANSION: New York Cosmos to be Reborn in MLS?

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Imagine this:
April 7, 2012 - The new New York Cosmos to Face Old Foe In West Coast Clash The reborn New York Cosmos FC will play against a familiar name from it's NASL days, the Seattle Sounders. Seattle reports that all 37,300 tickets have been sold for the marquee Saturday match up on ESPN.

Chicago Fire vs. LA Galaxy: Highlights and Livestream - Major Soccer League

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USA Major Soccer League: Chicago Fire are meeting LA Galaxy Friday September 25th. Don`t forget to sign up 11×2.com - the next big football site Watch the Highlights and LIVESTREAM here  Pre-register at the NEW football site 11×2 today

New York Red Bulls

Seventh Edition of La Super Copa set to Kick Off

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"La Super Copa VII" kicks off this weekend 16 champions from local amateur leagues set to begin tournament March 31
Washington, D.C. (March 26, 2012) - D.C. United announced today the seventh edition of La Super Copa, a single elimination full side 11-v-11 invitational soccer tournament that brings together different amateur champions from DC's Metropolitan local leagues, will kick off this weekend with first round games at the RFK Stadium Turf Training Field.

Lost Weekend For Manchester Teams

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It was not a good weekend for Manchester City and Manchester United fans as both clubs lost to MLS teams on Sunday.

Let me repeat that. Both Manchester teams lost to teams from the Major Soccer League in America.

Man City's 2-1 loss to Thierry Henry and the New York Red Bulls was their second pre-season loss in New York and the pressure already has to be mounting on City boss Roberto Mancini.

LA Galaxy

LA Galaxy striker Robbie Keane set for two-month Aston Villa loan deal

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Guardian: LA Galaxy striker Robbie Keane set for two-month Aston Villa loan deal

• Keane could make Villa debut against Everton • Petr Cech commits to Chelsea despite transfer talk Aston Villa are in talks to sign the LA Galaxy striker Robbie Keane on a two-month loan deal, which could be completed in time for their next Premier League game against Everton on 14 January.

FA denies setting up Redknapp, Beckham

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LONDON, England  Harry Redknapp will try to press home Tottenham's bid to sign David Beckham on loan this week just as the Football Association was refuting claims that it was lining up the pair to work together for England after Fabio Capello's tenure at the end of Euro 2012. Redknapp wants to land the [.

EEUU, a octavos de final del Mundial

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Hoy, 16 años después de su Mundial (USA94), se puede decir que el fútbol norteamericano ha evolucionado en la dirección correcta. Ya están en octavos de final del Mundial de Sudáfrica 2010.

Los Estados Unidos de América (USA) es un país sin tradición futbolística.

REPORT: ESPN UK Broadcast Remaining MLS Season

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From The Guardian

Yesterday, ESPN announced that the sports channel's football coverage would be extended to include matches from the top-flight domestic competitions in Germany, Portugal, Russia and the Netherlands.
The US broadcaster has also secured the UK and Ireland rights to air the remainder of the Major Soccer League competition in the US, featuring David Beckham's LA Galaxy.

Donovan and Beckham Exchange Handbags

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David Beckham is back in LA and attending Galaxy games, so that means that the high-noon showdown between Landon Donovan and David Beckham is nearing.

For those of you who missed the first barb in this exchange, Donovan questioned Beckham's commitment to the club and also the Major Soccer League in a book coming out Tuesday.

The Rest

Why Soccer’s Championship Format is Best

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One of the most fascinating aspects of soccer is its formula for declaring a champion. In no other sport (mind you I come from an American sports background) can a match that pits the team at the top of the league versus a middle-of-the-pack team be the game that goes further than any other in determining that season's champion.

Ottawa Seeks USL Addition in 2012

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Ottawa, Ontario has announced that they will be added to the United Soccer Leagues First Division for the 2012 season as the Ottawa Fury. The deal with the USL is however conditional that they upgrade the proposed Frank Clair Stadium at Lansdowne Park to their standards.

Frank Clair Stadium - Ottawa, Canada

Organizers are also setting their sights high for the proposed team.