It took Los Angeles Football Club more than an hour and a half, but they finally christened Banc of California Stadium in true Hollywood style. The expansion side’s supporters enjoyed a euphoric afternoon as they opened their glittering new home ground. But the visiting Seattle Sounders did their best to spoil the festivities and were […]
After 45 minutes, Chicago Fire looked like they would easily dominate the New York Red Bulls at home — a feat not yet accomplished by any other MLS team this season. A screaming one-time golazo from midfielder Aleksandar Katai put Chicago up in the 30th minute. Holding on to the lead in its 5-3-2 formation, […]
Atlanta United FC are six games unbeaten in league play, after defeating the LA Galaxy 2-0 at StubHub Center on Saturday. Atlanta had a strong opportunity to score, after Miguel Almiron drew a penalty from Daniel Steres in the 19th minute, but Josef Martinez’s PK attempt clanged off the post. The Venezuelan found redemption a […]
Orlando City SC rode two first-half goals to their first road win of the 2018 MLS regular season, as they defeated the Philadelphia Union 2-0 at Talen Energy Stadium on Friday. The Union started in frisky fashion, but after a hot start they couldn’t convert their chances, and as the game wore on they became […]
The usual suspects helped lead LAFC to a 2-0 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps FC at BC Place on Friday. Carlos Vela and Diego Rossi both notched goals in the win, and were both assisted by Marcos Ureña. LAFC dominated chances on goal, recording 16 shots — eight in the first half. The stalemate between […]
NYCFC opened the scoring 12 minutes in. After pushing hard in the early minutes, a nice period of build-up from the hosts was rewarded by Ismael Tajouri-Shradi, who scored his fourth goal of the season with a nice finish from the edge of the 18-yard box. They extended their lead 30 minutes in, as Maxi […]
Despite pressing furiously, carving out chance after chance and locking the Mexican powerhouse in their own end for long stretches while uncorking a whopping 19 shots (eight of them on target), RBNY could not conjure up the goal they needed to draw level with CD Guadalajara in their Concacaf Champions League semifinal series, drawing 0-0 […]
The New England Revolution battled out a hard fought 2-2 draw in front of their home crowd. While they may not have gotten the win over their eastern conference rivals their attacking creativity was on display throughout the match. James Wichert was Pitch Side to cover the match.
The New York Red Bulls found redemption after last week’s loss, defeating Minnesota United 3-0 at Red Bull Arena. After the 15′ mark, RBNY opened the flood gates with a beautiful goal from Alex Muyl. The opener was followed by two stunners from Mr. Nine Nine–Bradley Wright-Phillips. Alex Ratcliff as Pitch Side to capture the action.
NYCFC secures their third victory of the season, and without star forward David Villa. “New York City FC had difficulties breaking through the Orlando City SC defense at Yankee Stadium on Saturday afternoon. And then Orlando let them in with a single mistake, leading to a 2-0 NYCFC win to keep the home side perfect […]