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
Jaqua leads Sounders into semifinals
by Paul Kennedy, July 14th, 2011 1:42AM

TAGS:  los angeles galaxy, seattle sounders, us open cup


[U.S. OPEN CUP] Nate Jaqua had a goal and an assist to lead the Seattle Sounders to a 3-1 win over the Los Angeles Wednesday night at the Starfire Sports Stadium. The win was the 10th in a row for the Sounders in the Open Cup. They are now two victories away from winning the trophy for a third straight time.

Jaqua, whose five goals earned him the award as the top player of the 2010 tournament, hit the post in the third minute and finished off a pass from Pat Noonan a minute later.

Seattle now hosts FC Dallas in the semifinals on Aug. 30.

July 13 in Tukwila, Wash.
Seattle 3 Los Angeles 1. Goals: Jaqua (Noonan) 4, Montero (Jaqua) 25, Neagle (Fernandez) 74; Cristman (Birchall) 40.
Seattle -- Boss, Scott, Parke, Ianni, Gonzalez, Noonan (Friberg 64), Alonso, Fernandez, Neagle, Jaqua (Levesque 71), Montero (Fucito 79).
Los Angeles -- Saunders, Jordan, DeLaGarza, Berhalter, Dunivant, Birchall, Stephens, Juninho (Kirovski 78), Donovan (Jimenez 75), Cardozo (Lopez 64), Cristman.
Referee: Kevin Stott.
Att.: 4,322.

No comments yet.

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



Recent Soccer America Daily
MLS: Lots at stake in Wednesday's games    
There's an abbreviated MLS schedule this week for the FIFA international window with two games on ...
Concacaf Olympic Qualifying: Day 5    
Canada, which has not qualified for the Olympic men's soccer tournament since 1984, moved into Saturday's ...
Three Takeaways from USA-Panama Olympic qualifier    
The USA had already clinched first place in Group A of the Concacaf Olympic qualifying tournament ...
TV Report: NWSL viewers up for final, down for season    
The NWSL final won by FC Kansas City over regular-season champion Seattle averaged 167,000 viewers, the ...
Landon Donovan wants Klinsmann to be held accountable    
The conventional wisdom is that Jurgen Klinsmann's job is not on the line if the USA ...
Offseason: NWSL Thorns send five players on loan overseas    
The Portland Thorns loaned defenders Steph Catley (Melbourne City FC), Kendall Johnson (Western Sydney Wanderers) and ...
What They're Saying: Michael Bradley    
"Certainly when you talk about the United States in a bigger way, one of the beautiful ...
Video Pick: Brazilian mascot loses his head     
O Vovo ("Grandpa"), the mascot of Brazilian second division club Ceara, apparently doesn't get that his ...
What They're Saying: Landon Donovan    
"Jurgen said many times he wants our players to feel pressure. ... Well, the same holds ...
What They're Saying: Roy Keane     
"Yes, why wouldn't he be? He didn’t have the baby. Unless he's breastfeeding he should be ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives