Rebuilt Scorpions stay unbeaten against MLS opponents
[NASL 2014 COUNTDOWN] The San Antonio Scorpions downed the Houston Dynamo's reserves, 2-0, in a scrimmage played Thursday in Houston. Polish striker Tomasz Zahorski and Colombian Walter Restrepo scored for the Scorpions in their second preseason match against in-state MLS
opposition. The Scorpions tied FC Dallas, 1-1, in San Antonio on March 1.
"It was good build-up play," said Scorpions coach Alen Marcina. "We're an
excellent possession team, we kept the ball moving, we had more legs than they did towards the end. They were starting to give us space and time on the ball, we got in behind them and finished a
couple of nice chances."
After a disappointing second season in the NASL, the Scorpions have loaded up on players with MLS experience, announcing on Thursday the addition of right back
Jonathan Borrajo, who has played for the New York Red Bulls and spent time in Norway. He joins a backline corps of Greg
Janicki, Adrian Cann, Julius James and Stephen deRoux, all players with
Earlier in the week, the Scorpions signed Frenchman Eric Hassli. They also acquired goalie David
Bingham and winger Sam Garza on loan from the San Jose Earthquakes.
March 21 in Birmingham, Ala.
UAB vs. Atlanta
March 21 in Rochester, N.Y.
Rochester Rhinos vs. Ottawa
March 21 in Cary, N.C.
Carolina vs. Univ. of North Carolina
March 22 in
Simon Fraser Univ. vs. FC Edmonton
March 22 in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
Ft. Lauderdale vs. Nova Southeastern Univ.
March 22 in Louisville, Ky.
Indy Eleven vs. Univ. of Louisville
No comments yet.
|Recent Soccer America Daily What They're Saying: Neymar July 22, 1:18 a.m. |
"I think Brazilian soccer is behind. It's behind Germany and Spain. We've slipped behind and we ... Arsenal players practice speaking New Yorkese July 22, 1:11 a.m.
[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] In preparation for their visit to the U.S. Northeast, where they'll ... MLS Goals of the Week July 22, 12:47 a.m.
[VIDEO PICK] Well-placed long-distance shots, including Benny Feilhaber's gamewiiner for Kansas City over Columbus, dominate Week ... Report: Julian Green will join Bayern tour July 21, 11:57 p.m.
[INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLIES] A Bayern Munich spokesperson confirmed to MLSsoccer.com that Julian Green will be in the ... Soccer America Power Rankings July 21, 11:24 p.m.
[MLS: Week 19] D.C. United and Sporting Kansas City posted wins to stay right behind leader ... Top scorer Ebobisse wins USSDA honor July 21, 10:46 p.m.
[AWARDS] Jeremy Ebobisse, the leading scorer in the under-17/18 age group with 38 goals in 27 ... 2014 W-League all-conference teams July 21, 10:18 p.m.
[AWARDS] The four W-League semifinalists -- Charlotte Lady Eagles, LA Blues, Ottawa Fury and Washington Spirit ... Veteran college coach Logan Fleck passes away July 21, 5:09 p.m.
[OBITUARY] Logan Fleck, a longtime men's and women's college head coach who started programs at USF ... Longtime UMass coach Sam Koch dies July 21, 4:30 p.m.
[OBITUARY] Longtime University of Massachusetts men's coach Sam Koch died on Sunday at his home in ... D.C. United on course to set record for biggest turnaround July 20, 11:23 p.m.
[MLS: Week 19] D.C. United's 3-1 win over Chivas USA on Sunday moved it back to ... >> Soccer America Daily Archives