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
Monterrey-Real Salt Lake recap
April 20th, 2011 9:55PM

TAGS:  concacaf champions league, mls, real salt lake


[CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] An MLS team still hasn't won in 25 away games against Mexican clubs in Concacaf play, but Real Salt Lake will take its 2-2 tie with Monterrey at the Estadio Tecnologico, twice rallying from a goal down.

April 20 in Monterrey
Monterrey 2 Real Salt Lake 2.
Goals: De Nigris 18, Suazo (pen.) 62; Borchers 35, Moral es 89.
Monterrey --
Orozco, Basanta, S.Perez, Mier, Osorio, L.Perez (Zavala, 21), Cardozo, Ayovi, Suazo, Santana (Arellano, 70), De Nigris (Martinez, 21).
Real Salt Lake -- Rimando, Russell (Beltran, 82), Borchers, Olave, Wingert, Johnson, Grabavoy (Williams, 61), Beckerman, Morales, Saborio (Alvarez, 82), Espindola.
Yellow Cards: Monterrey -- De Nigris 18, Zavala 72; Real Salt Lake -- Beckerman 65, Saborio 72, Williams 74.
Referee: Joel Aguilar (El Salvador).

RSL Goal: Tie 2-2. 89th minute -- Alvarez wins ball on right wing and feeds Morales, who turns around Basanta and equalizes with a shot to the far post from a tight angle.
86th minute --
Suazo breaks free but lifts shot over bar.
82nd minute --
RSL substitution: Beltran replaces Saborio.
77th minute --
Saborio header saved by Orozco.
Searching for equalizer, RSL starting to apply pressure.
74th minute --
Yellow card to Williams.
72nd minute --
Yellow cards to RSL's Saborio (foul on Orozco) and Monterrey's Zavala (hand to Saborio's throat).
70th minute --
Monterrey substitution: Arellano for Santana.
Camped in RSL half, Monterrey pressing for third goal.
65th minute --
Beckerman issued yellow card. He'll miss second leg.
Monterrey Goal: Monterrey 2-1. 62nd minute -- Olave called for handball in penalty area. Suazo converts penalty kick.
61st minute --
RSL substitution: Williams replaces Grabavoy.
Halftime: 1-1.
37th minute --
Suazo's free kick deflects off Johnson's elbow and goes wide.
RSL Goal: Tie 1-1. 35th minute -- Borchers gets equalizer with header off cross from Johnson.
25th minute --
Suazo's bending shot is saved by Rimando.
24th minute --
Espindola feeds Saborio, who is stopped by Orozco with RSL's best chance so far.
21st minute --
Monterrey substitution: Martinez replaces De Nigris.
21st minute -- Monterrey substitution: Zavala replaces L.Perez.
Monterrey Goal: Monterrey 1-0. 18th minute -- Sergio Perez breaks down right wing and pokes Beckerman's attempted clearance to De Negris, who slots it home for goal. (De Nigris is given yellow card for post-goal celebration.)
15th minute --
Borchers clears away dangerous cross from De Nigris.
(Click here for players carrying yellow cards into the final.)
9th minute --
Rimando tips shot by Suazo over the bar.
7th minute --
Rimando saves shot by Santana to near post.
5th minute --
Monterrey keeper Orozco saves shot by Espindola.
4th minute --
RSL with first corner of the game.
3rd minute --
De Nigris shoots over goal with first chance.

No comments yet.

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



Recent Soccer America Daily
What They're Saying: Kei Kamara    
"There was part of me saying, there's no way they can get two goals in the ...
U.S. Abroad: Bedoya sees red for Canaries    
Alejandro Bedoya's first Ligue 1 start for Nantes in more than two months ended ignominiously as ...
Red Bulls-Crew SC Takeaways: Columbus holds on, barely    
A 2-0 lead from the first leg proved to be just enough for Columbus to capture ...
FC Dallas-Portland Takeaways: Timbers are peaking    
On the verge of elimination in the shootout of the knockout round against Sporting Kansas City, ...
Video Pick: Klopp gets Scouse lesson from boy reporter     
Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp sits down for an interview with 9-year-old Kop Kids reporter Isaac, who ...
MLS Best XI: A new order    
LA Galaxy forward Robbie Keane, earning his fourth consecutive selection, was the only repeat selection on ...
What They're Saying: Livorno president Aldo Spinelli    
"I'm relaxed. At this time, the coach is not at risk." -- Livorno president Aldo Spinelli ...
U.S. Abroad: Fabian Johnson is on fire    
American midfielder Fabian Johnson is suddenly one of the hottest scorers in Germany. He scored two ...
Scoreboard: NCAA Division I Men's Tournament    
Unseeded Boston College knocked out Big East champion Georgetown, No. 1 in the final Soccer American ...
What They're Saying: Jurgen Klinsmann    
"Watching the MLS playoffs has been tremendously exciting. The games in the first round with the ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives