Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
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
MLS Rewind ...
August 4th, 2012 11:55PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  mls

MOST COMMENTED

[WEEK 22] The Seattle Sounders pounded the Los Angeles Galaxy, 4-0, on Sunday night before a crowd of 60,908 at CenturyLink Field to snap the Galaxy's five-game unbeaten streak. Eddie Johnson scored his 10th goal, Fredy Montero scored on a half-volley, and Alex Caskey and Andy Rose added their first MLS goals. The Portland Timbers picked up their first point in five games under interim coach Gavin Wilkinson when they rallied to tie FC Dallas, 1-1.

On Saturday ...

The Colorado Rapids snapped a six-game losing streak with a 1-0 win over Real Salt Lake on Joseph Nane’s first career goal. The loss that cost the visitors a chance to take over the lead in the Western Conference. Sporting Kansas City moved into a tie for first place with the Houston Dynamo in the Eastern Conference with a 1-0 victory at the New England Revolution.

WEEK 22, MLS GAMES:
Aug. 5 in Seattle
Seattle 4 Los Angeles 0. Goals:
Johnson (Rosales, Alonso) 8, Montero 52, Caskey 61, Rose (Burch, Rosales) 88.
Seattle -- Gspurning, Ianni, Parke, Johansson, Gonzalez, Rosales, Alonso, Caskey (Burch, 81), Evans (Tiffert, 64), Johnson, Montero (Rose, 73).
Los Angeles -- Saunders, DeLaGarza, Gonzalez, Lopes (Villarreal, 80), Franklin (Magee, 57), Gaul, Beckham, Donovan, Juninho (Jimenez, 70), Sarvas, Keane.
Referee: Chris Penso
Att.:
60,908.
 


Aug. 5 in Portland, Ore.
Portland 1 FC Dallas 1.
Goals: Jewsbury (unassisted) 79; Sealy (Ferreira, Shea) 51.
Portland -- Perkins, Kimura, Mosquera, Horst, Smith (Alhassan, 77), Nagbe, Jewsbury, Chara, Richards (Mwanga, 61), Boyd (Dike, 61), Songo’o.
FC Dallas --
Hartman, Loyd, John, Hedges, Benitez, Castillo (Hernandez, 87), Jacobson, Ferreira, de Guzman (Marcelin, 76), Shea, Sealy (Rodriguez, 57).
Red Card: FC Dallas -- Loyd 52.
Referee: Ricardo Salazar.
Att.:
20,438.



Aug. 4 in Washington, D.C.
D.C. United 1 Columbus 0.
Goal: Pontius (unassisted) 50.
D.C. United -- Hamid, McDonald, Korb, Woolard (Neal, 63), Dudar, Kitchen, De Rosario, DeLeon (Jakovic, 79), Boskovic, Tan (Maicon Santos, 67), Pontius.
Columbus -- Gruenebaum, Williams, Mendes, Miranda, Marshall, Duka (Finlay, 84th), Birchall, Gaven, Mirosevic (Tchani, 68th), Arrieta, Meram (Renteria, 66).
Referee: Allen Chapman.
Att.: 14,640.




Aug. 4 in Foxboro, Mass.
New England 0 Sporting KC 1. Goal: Bunbury (unassisted) 20.
New England -- Reis, Tierney, McCarthy, Barnes, Lechner (Cardenas 46), Nguyen, Simms, Feilhaber (Rowe 78), Guy, Imbongo (Fagundez 73), Sene.
Sporting KC -- Nielsen, Sinovic, Olum, Besler, Harrington, Nagamura (Joseph 86), Julio Cesar (Thomas 73), Zusi, Kamara, Bunbury, Convey (Saad 7).
Referee: Geoff Gamble
Att.: 17,592



Aug. 4 in Montreal
Montreal 2 Philadelphia 1. Goals: Wenger (Bernier, Mapp) 44, Felipe (Camara) 78.
Philadelphia -- MacMath; Valdes, Okugo, Williams, G. Farfan; Carroll, Lahoud (Hoppenot 56), M.Farfan; Adu (Gomez 80), Pajoy (Martinez 73), McInerney.
Montreal -- Ricketts; Camara, Nesta, Rivas, Ferrari; Warner, Bernier, Mapp (Nyassi 61), Felipe, Arnaud; Wenger (Brovsky 70).
Red Cards: Montreal -- Rivas 69; Philadelphia -- McInerney 69.
Referee: Ismail Elfath.
Att.: 18,535.



Aug. 4 in Bridgeview, Ill.
Chicago 2 Toronto FC 1. Goals: Pappa (unassisted) 64, Berry (Pardo) 84; R.Johnson (unassisted) 16.
Chicago -- S.Johnson; Anibaba, Friedrich, Berry, Segares; Fernandez (Nyarko 50), Pause (Alex 74), Pardo, Pappa; Rolfe; Oduro (MacDonald 46’)
Toronto FC -- Kocic; Henry (Maund 78), Eckersley, Emory, Morgan; Lambe (J.Hall 46), Frings, Dunfield, Silva; Hassli (Wiedeman 61), R.Johnson.
Red Card: Toronto FC -- Emory 79.
Referee: Michael Kennedy.
Att.: 15,757.



Aug. 4 in Commerce City, Colo.
Colorado 1 Real Salt Lake 0. Goal: Nane (unassisted) 38.
Colorado -- Pickens; Moor, Marshall (Thompson, 49), Wynne, Zapata; Mullan, Larentowicz, Nane (Smith, 72), Rivero (Hill, 81), Castrillon; Cummings.
Real Salt Lake -- Rimando; Beltran, Watson-Siriboe, Borchers, Wingert; Beckerman; Grabavoy, Steele (Johnson, 63); Morales; Braun (Bonfigli, 63), Saborio (Espindola, 46).
Referee: Jorge Gonzalez.
Att.: 15,218.



Aug. 3 in Houston
Houston 2 New York 0.
Goals: Taylor (unassisted) 2, Carr 4 (Kandji) 28.
New York -- Gaudette, Conde (Lindpere, 70), Holgersson, Solli (Cooper, 55), Pearce, Miller, Lade, Cahill, Tainio (Palsson, 46), Le Toux, Henry.
Houston -- Hall, Boswell, Ashe, Hainault, Taylor, Davis, Moffat, Garcia, Carr (Watson, 74), Bruin (Ching, 56), Kandji (Luiz Camargo, 81).
Referee: Silviu Petrescu.
Att.: 22,039.



STANDINGS:
EASTERN CONFERENCE
PTS TEAM W-L-T- +/-
40 Houston 11-5-7 35/25
40 Sporting KC 12-7-4 28/21
38 New York 11-7-5 38/34
36 D.C. United 11-7-3 35/27
35 Chicago 10-8-4 25/24
-----------------------------
30 Montreal 9-13-3 34/44
28 Columbus 8-8-4 20/21
23 Philadelphia 7-11-2 23/24
23 New England 6-11-5 26/28
19 Toronto FC 5-13-4 25/40

WESTERN CONFERENCE
PTS TEAM W-L-T- +/-
44 San Jose 13-5-5 45/27
42 Real Salt Lake 13-8-3 35/28
37 Seattle 10-5-7 31/22
34 Vancouver 9-7-7 27/27
33 Los Angeles 10-11-3 39/39
-----------------------------
26 Chivas USA 7-8-5 14/21
25 Colorado 8-14-1 29/32
23 FC Dallas 5-11-8 26/32
20 Portland 5-12-5 20/37



1 comment
  1. John Soares
    commented on: August 6, 2012 at 1:42 p.m.
    A five game winning streak broken... 4-0 win against one of the hottest teams in country.... 60,900+ attendance..... an overall very good game..... Beckham crying.... and all the Sounders get is one sentence!? Come on SA there is more to the MLS than LA and NY.


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: Jim Grozdanich    
"We tried to purposely make it confusing." -- Jim Grozdanich, assistant general manager at Centaur, which ...
Honduras completes Gold Cup field    
Honduras survived its playoff series with French Guiana, rallying from 3-1 down after the first leg ...
Video Pick: MLS Goals of the Week    
Real Salt Lake's Jordan Allen, Red Bull Mike Grella, Orlando's Kaka, Montreal's Jack McInerney and D.C. ...
Leroux-Wambach trade shakes up NWSL    
Two weeks after saying she'd skip he 2015 NWSL season with the Western New York Flash ...
Cal freshman killed when struck by car    
University of California freshman Eloi Vasquez died early Saturday after he was struck by a car ...
Switzerland-USA: Klinsmann seeks chemistry     
Coming off a 3-2 loss to Denmark, which featured another last-game collapse by the Americans, Coach ...
What They're Saying: Thomas Rongen    
"On the highest level, I'm not so sure that Jurgen Klinsmann is the right person for ...
MLS Power Rankings: Gritty FC Dallas tie keeps it on top    
Down to 10 men early in the game, FC Dallas held out for a 0-0 tie ...
U-17 striker Haji Wright joins New York Cosmos    
The NASL's New York Cosmos have signed 17-year-old Southern California product Haji Wright, who started at ...
What They're Saying: CMN Sports    
"As an organization, CMN Sports takes pride in providing some of the most exhilarating soccer matches ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives