Join Now  | 
Home About Contact Us Privacy & Security Advertise
Soccer America Daily Soccer World Daily Special Edition Around The Net Soccer Business Insider College Soccer Reporter Youth Soccer Reporter Soccer on TV Soccer America Classifieds Game Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalk Soccer America Confidential Youth Soccer Insider World Cup Watch
RSS Feeds Archives Manage Subscriptions Subscribe
Order Current Issue Subscribe Manage My Subscription Renew My Subscription Gift Subscription
My Account Join Now
Tournament Calendar Camps & Academies Soccer Glossary Classifieds
D.C. United knocked out of regional competition
by Paul Kennedy, October 23rd, 2009 7AM
Subscribe to Soccer America Daily

MOST READ

MOST COMMENTED

[CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE]Three second-half goals by Jerry Nelson Palacios helped give Honduran club Marathon a 4-2 win at Trinidad & Tobago's San Juan Jabloteh on Thursday night and claim a berth in the quarterfinals of the Concacaf Champions League at D.C. United's expense. Thursday's action completed the eight-team field that once again includes only one MLS representative: the Columbus Crew.

D.C. United, which earned a 1-1 tie at Mexico's Toluca on Tuesday, would have advanced if Marathon had not beaten pointless San Juan Jabloteh.

For the second year in a row, Marathon reached the quarterfinals, where it will join Mexico's four entrants -- Pachuca, Toluca, Cruz Azul and UNAM -- as well as Comunicaciones of Guatemala, surprise Arabe Unido of Panama and the Crew.

UNAM and Cruz Azul are the only other teams to reach the final eight for the second year in a row.

The Houston Dynamo, also eliminated earlier in the week, was MLS's representative in the 2009 quarterfinals.

Concacaf will conduct the draw for the knockout phase on Nov. 17 in New York. The 2010 quarterfinals will take place in February.

GROUP A
TEAM GP W T L GF GA P
Pachuca 6 5 0 1 15 4 15
Arabe Unido 6 3 1 2 13 9 10
Houston Dynamo 6 2 1 3 9  7
Metapan 6 1 0 5 3 19 3

GROUP B
TEAM GP W T L GF GA P
Toluca 6 4 1 1 15 4 13
Marathon 6 4 0 2 12 14  12
D.C. United 6 3 1 2 12 8  10
San Juan Jabloteh 6 0 0 6 4 17 0

GROUP C
TEAM GP W T L GF GA P
Cruz Azul 6 5 1 0 16 4 16
Columbus Crew 6 2 2 2 5 9 8
Saprissa 6 1 2 3 6 8 5
P.R. Islanders 6 0 3 3 6 12  3

GROUP D
TEAM GP W T L GF GA P
UNAM  6 4 1 1 15 6  13
Comunicaciones 6 3 0 3 6 8 9
W Connection 6 2 1 3 10 9 7
Real Espana 6 2 0 4 6 14 6

 



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
What They're Saying: Karl-Heinz Rummenigge    
"Discrimination of any kind in sport and this society deserves the red card. Jerome Boateng is ...
NWSL Week 7: Results & Standings    
The Portland Thorns extended their unbeaten streak to seven matches with a 0-0 tie against its ...
MLS Talking Points: Positives for Rapids and Union    
At Memorial Day, more than one-third into the 2016 MLS regular season, the Colorado Rapids and ...
U.S. Abroad: Gonzalez completes MLS-Liga MX double    
Omar Gonzalez became the ninth American to win the Mexican league title when Pachuca tied Monterrey, ...
What They're Saying: Sergio Ramos    
"He has brought happiness, hope, humility and hard work." -- Sergio Ramos on Frenchman Zinedine Zidane, ...
Video Pick: David Villa's costly slip-up skies PK    
Spaniard David Villa, New York City FC's top player, with 27 goals and eight assists, since ...
Crowd Count: Largest Memorial Day weekend crowds    
The Mexico-Paraguay friendly at Atlanta's Georgia Dome drew 63,049 fans, the largest soccer crowd on Memorial ...
Eight Americans start in Mexico Sub-20 final    
Tijuana started seven Americans, including U.S. international Paul Arriola, and Queretaro started one, Josue Soto, formerly ...
What They're Saying: Sports marketing expert Hector Lopez Zatarain    
"Organized crime usually respects sports figures and singing stars and leaves them alone. Here in Mexico, ...
Video Pick: Keeper blooper dooms Galaxy    
If Los Angeles Galaxy goalkeeper Brian Rowe hadn't lifted his hands to stop Didier Drogba's 30-yard ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives