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
Lower seeds prevail in first leg of semifinals
by Paul Kennedy, October 9th, 2011 2:48AM
Subscribe to Soccer America Daily

MOST READ
TAGS:  nasl

MOST COMMENTED

[NASL]No. 6 Minnesota's 1-0 win over the top-seed Carolina RailHawks at the National Sports Center wasn't actually an upset. After alll, the NSC Stars had not lost to Carolina in four meetings in the regular season. But No. 3 Ft. Lauderdale pulled a bigger surprise, handing the second-seed Puerto Islanders their first loss at home all season with a 3-1 decision.

The Strikers broke open a scoreless deadlock in the second half with three goals from substitute Martin Nunez, Walter Restrepo and Mike Palacio.

Jonathan Fana, who played Friday night for the Dominican Republic in World Cup 2014 qualifying, had the lone Islanders' goal.

Andrei Gotsmanov's goal in the 90th minute gave Minnesota the win.



No comments yet.

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




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
USL: New group takes ownership of Arizona United    
Credited for saving pro soccer in the state, club founder Kyle Eng has sold Arizona United ...
Video Pick: Bobby Wood in good company    
Bobby Wood, who is expected to lead the U.S. attack when it faces St. Vincent & ...
What They're Saying: Merritt Poulson    
"Lets all take a moment to appreciate Nigel de Jong's time in MLS.....ok thats long enough." ...
What They're Saying: Jurgen Klinsmann    
"If you tell the German national team coach to pull a kid from the second division ...
WCQ: What's at stake Friday in Concacaf    
After four games, one team -- Mexico -- has clinched a berth in the Hexagonal, the ...
Video Pick: A celebration too far    
Medi Dresevic of Swedish third tier club Norrby IF was ejected for how he celebrated his ...
MLS Countdown: NYCFC and D.C. kick off Conflict Week    
A total of 59 MLS players were called up by their national teams for World Cup ...
Devastated Hope Solo calls it quits for 2016 season    
Less than a week after being suspended from the U.S. national team for six months and ...
What They're Saying: Jurgen Klinsmann    
"My message since I took over this role, since five years ago, to all of them ...
This week in men's college soccer    
The WAC reintroduced men's soccer in 2013 and quickly has become one of the hottest men's ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives