Mexico wins it’s first ever Gold Medal over star-studded Brazil and do it in convincing fashion. Truth is they were deserved winners and continued to elevate their game in this tournament after a slow start. Remember, they were fortunate to get past Japan in their very first group game but grew in stature as the…Details
A few things on the soccer mind today as I wake up in the beautiful city of Austin, Texas: 1.) Dynamo at New York on NBCSN How about another first for the “orange” who are currently the hottest team in MLS. The Dynamo and Red Bull remain the only two teams that are undefeated at…Details
Carli Lloyd scored both U.S. goals, gk Hope Solo provided the timely saves as the U.S. Women avenged their World Cup Final loss to Japan to win the Gold Medal today at famed Wembley Stadium in London in front of a packed crowd. The U.S. women now have won their third straight Gold Medal at…Details
Here are a few stats to chew on concerning the Dynamo who clearly are the hottest team in MLS ahead of their date with New York at Red Bull Arena on Friday night: * The Dynamo are now tied for the Eastern Conference lead with Sporting KC with 40 pts, New York is second with…Details
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Looking forward to getting back behind the microphone on Monday night with Dynamo All Access on Sports Talk 790. Talk includes Dynamo rise to first, Olympic football, U.S. Womens national team conversation post Canada match. The show will air at 8pm cdt on Sports Talk 790. Guests include: Dynamo attacker Calen Carr and Ricardo Clark.…Details
Mexico has advanced to the semi-finals of Olympic Mens Soccer and will take on Japan this Tuesday.
The 4-2 victory over Senegal was filled with great goals, goalkeeping, mistakes and moments of excitement.
Check the highlights out here : http://www.nbcolympics.com/video/soccer/highlights-mexico-advances-to-semifinals-with-wi
Seventy five seconds in to this game it was over. Jermaine Taylor scored off a scramble to put the Dynamo up 1-0 and then Calen Carr via a header produced a second in the 28th minute and the Dynamo cruised controlling the night at BBVA Compass Stadium. The Dynamo were clearly prepared and lived up…Details
The United States women got goals from Abby Wambach (now four tied with Melissa Tancredi of Canada for lead in Olympics) and substitute Sydney Leroux to defeat New Zealand 2-0 and advance to the semifinals. A better day of finishing and decision making and this could have been 4-5 nothing but the U.S. women continue…Details
The U.S. Women will take on New Zealand tomorrow in the quarterfinals of the Olympics. The U.S. women are clearly the favorites in my opinion to take gold but still have alot of work to do taking it one game at a time. New Zealand did test the U.S. in a friendly match in Frisco,…Details