Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America ClassifiedsGame Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Young Brazilian scores twice in two minutes
by Mike Woitalla, April 4th, 2011 1:52AM

MOST READ
TAGS:  mls

MOST COMMENTED

[MLS GOLEADORES] Two foreign newcomers -- including Vancouver's Brazilian striker -- hit a pair of goals for their teams in a high-scoring Week 3. Kansas City's Teal Bunbury also struck twice to take a share of the goalscoring lead.

* Camilo, the 22-year-old who arrived this season to Vancouver after playing for clubs in his native Brazil, Malta and South Korea, scored two goals in stoppage time (92nd and 93rd minute) to earn the Whitecaps a 3-3 tie with Kansas City after falling behind 3-0.

* Sporting Kansas City's Teal Bunbury scored twice in the 3-3 tie with Vancouver to give him three for the season and a tie with D.C. United's Charlie Davies for the league scoring lead. Bunbury, 21, scored five goals last year during his rookie season. Davies was sidelined this week with a groin injury.

* Colorado newcomer Caleb Folan scored twice in a 4-1 win over D.C. United. The 28-year-old England-born striker -- who plays for Ireland, for which he's eligible through his grandparents -- came to the Rapids from Hull City.

* Jamie Smith scored his second goal of the season for Colorado with a header, which he told MLSSoccer.com was the second of his career. The first he said came during a practice session.

* A goals-per-game average of 3.0 in Week 3 upped the league-wide average to 2.60. Last season ended with a 2.46 goals per game average.

MLS LEADING SCORERS:

Player
Team
Goals
Assists
Charlie Davies
D.C. United
3 0
Teal Bunbury
Kansas City
3 0
Attiba Harris
Vancouver
2 3
Javier Morales
Real Salt Lake
2 2
Camilo
Vancouver
2 1
Jamie Smith
Colorado
2 1
Omar Bravo
Kansas City 2
0
Diego Chaves
Chicago
2 0
Omar Cummings
Colorado
2 0
Juninho
Los Angeles
2 0
Caleb Folan
Seattle
2 0
Eric Hassli Vancouver 2 0
Shalrie Joseph
New England
2 0
Javier Martina
Toronto
2 0
Chris Wondolowski
San Jose
2 0


No comments yet.

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




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
Concacaf in emergency mode -- again    
With Concacaf president Jeffrey Webb provisionally suspended by FIFA and Concacaf from all soccer activities for ...
What They're Saying: Jack Warner    
"I want to tell you, that whatever is planned for me, negatively, shall not succeed." -- ...
What They're Saying: Diego Maradona    
"I was treated like a crazy person. Now the FBI has told the truth. There is ...
NSCAA names Lynn Berling-Manuel as new CEO    
The National Soccer Coaches Association of America has named Lynn Berling-Manuel as its new chief executive ...
Defiant Blatter: 'I cannot monitor everyone'    
Sepp Blatter spoke on Thursday for the first time since the raids of Wednesday morning by ...
ICYMI MLS: Timbers leader is back, San Jose gets ASG    
Will Johnson returned after missing eight months with a broken leg to lead Portland past D.C,. ...
Road to Vancouver: Oklahoman Dike makes Nigeria's squad    
Courtney Dike, youngster sister of MLS and NASL veteran Bright Dike and a sophomore at Oklahoma ...
Twenty for Canada 2015: Canada's Christine Sinclair    
No less a player than U.S. women's national team keeper Hope Solo says Christine Sinclair is ...
MLS: This week ...    
The Seattle Sounders moved into first place in the Western Conference and overall MLS standings with ...
What They're Saying: Ghostwriter David Lagercrantz    
"You can imagine the moment when I, the fake Zlatan Ibrahimovic, had to send the manuscript ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives