October 30, 2006 |
Christian Gomez scored in the 86th minute Sunday to give D.C. United a 1-1 tie with the New York Red Bulls, advancing United to the Eastern Conference finals in Major League Soccer. D.C. United was outshot and often outhustled by the Red Bulls, but Gomez's goal and another solid game from MLS goalkeeper of the year Troy Perkins were enough to preserve the advantage gained in last week's 1-0 victory at Giants Stadium in the first leg of the home-and-home, total-goals series.
May 25, 2008 |
COMMERCE CITY, Colo. -- Jesse Marsch and Jorge Flores scored goals for Chivas USA, which withstood a late Colorado Rapids rally to post a 2-1 victory Saturday night at Dick's Sporting Goods Park. Chivas USA (3-4-2) has won consecutive games after enduring an 0-4-1 stretch. The Rapids (4-5-0) began the game leading the Western Conference but still are seeking their first consecutive victories this season.
August 13, 2005 |
at D.C. United, 1 p.m. PDT, ESPN 2, ESPN Deportes Site -- Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium. Radio -- 830. Records -- Chivas USA 3-16-3; D.C. United 10-6-5. Record vs. D.C. United -- 0-1-0. Update -- Chivas began Major League Soccer play with a 2-0 loss to D.C. United on April 2 at the Home Depot Center on what defender Ryan Suarez called "two of the softest goals I've ever seen" -- scores from Josh Gros and Christian Gomez.
June 5, 2005 |
Ronnie O'Brien scored a goal and started the play that led to another, helping FC Dallas beat Real Salt Lake, 2-0, Saturday at Salt Lake City. Dallas (7-1-3) extended its unbeaten streak to six games and became the third straight team to shut out Salt Lake (3-6-2). Dallas used O'Brien's goal in the 22nd minute to take the lead. He got a rebound in front and tapped it in for his fifth goal of the season.
July 3, 2005 |
Arturo Alvarez had a goal and an assist to help host FC Dallas tie the San Jose Earthquakes, 2-2, in a Major League Soccer game Saturday, its last at the Cotton Bowl. Alvarez's assist on Chris Gbandi's goal in the 57th minute resulted in a 2-1 lead for FC Dallas (10-2-4), which remained atop the Western Conference standings with 35 points. San Jose (6-3-7) is 11 points back in second. Ricardo Clark tied the score two minutes later on a shot to the right corner.
November 2, 2007 |
WASHINGTON -- The Chicago Fire scored two first-half goals and survived a D.C. United comeback in a 2-2 tie that sent Chicago to the Eastern Conference final. The result gave the Fire a 3-2 aggregate win in the two-game, first-round Major League Soccer series, following its 1-0 win at home last week. The Fire will visit the winner of the first-round series between the New England Revolution and the New York Red Bulls in next week's conference final.