July 3, 2003 |
Clint Mathis scored two goals for the MetroStars (6-4-3) and Brian Ching did likewise for the San Jose Earthquakes (6-2-5) as the teams tied, 4-4, in front of 14,875 in a Major League Soccer game on Wednesday at East Rutherford, N.J. Washington 3, Dallas 1 -- Dema Kovalenko scored in the 79th minute to break a tie and led D.C. United (3-4-6) over the Burn (2-7-3) in front of 6,075 at Southlake, Texas.
October 24, 1999 |
The Chicago Fire isn't ready to give up its title yet. The Fire stayed alive in the MLS Western Conference semifinals with a 4-0 victory over the Dallas Burn before 13,197 Saturday night at Chicago. Chicago evened the best-of-three series with the deciding game to be played Wednesday night at Dallas. The Fire, the defending MLS Cup champion, dominated play early, and it paid off when Peter Nowak scored in the 18th minute.
June 8, 2003 |
Brian McBride's goal in the 85th minute lifted the Columbus Crew (4-3-3) to a 1-0 Major League Soccer victory over the San Jose Earthquakes (4-2-2) at Columbus, Ohio, on Saturday. In other MLS games: Marco Etcheverry and Dema Kovalenko scored first-half goals to lead D.C. United (1-3-4) to a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Fire (3-2-3) at Washington....
September 30, 2001 |
Dema Kovalenko and Chris Armas scored and the Chicago Fire defeated the Dallas Burn, 2-0, Saturday night at Chicago in the decisive third game of their MLS quarterfinal series. Chicago, which advanced to the MLS semifinals for the third time in four seasons, limited the Burn to one goal and won the series, 2-0-1. The Fire, 9-0 in playoff games at Soldier Field, will face the Galaxy in the best-of-three semifinals, beginning Oct. 10.
August 9, 1999 |
Lubos Kubik scored two second-half goals to lead the Chicago Fire to a 5-0 victory Sunday over the Colorado Rapids before 11,275 at Chicago. It was Chicago's first victory in three games against the Rapids (15-6) this season and it moved them past the Galaxy into second place in the Western Conference, only six points behind Colorado. Ante Razov scored the only goal of the first half in the 19th minute and Chicago (12-9) added four more in the second.
August 7, 2005 |
Youri Djorkaeff scored two second-half goals Saturday night to rally the MetroStars to a 2-2 tie with FC Dallas in the first game at Pizza Hut Park in Frisco, Texas. Djorkaeff's goals wiped out a 2-0 halftime deficit and helped the MetroStars improve to 7-6-8. Dallas (10-5-5) is winless in its last five games. Carlos Ruiz scored twice for Dallas, including the first goal in the new stadium on a bicycle kick in the 31st minute.
July 9, 2000 |
Clint Mathis scored in the 87th minute and backup goalkeeper Tim Howard recorded his third shutout in four appearances as the New York-New Jersey MetroStars beat the Kansas City Wizards, 1-0, on Saturday before 5,810 at Kansas City, Mo. It was the first home loss of the season for Kansas City, which has a one point lead over the Galaxy in the Western Division. The MetroStars lead the East. Mathis' goal was set up by a long pass from Tab Ramos.
September 4, 2000 |
Dema Kovalenko scored two goals in the first half Sunday to give the Chicago Fire a 2-1 victory over the visiting Colorado Rapids in front of 11,814 to take the lead in the Central Division. The win enabled the Fire (15-9-6) to equal the 51 points of the Tampa Bay Mutiny for playoff positioning, but Chicago has the advantage with a better record in head-to-head play.
August 16, 2001 |
John Wilmar Perez had a goal and two assists for the Columbus Crew in a 3-0 victory over the Dallas Burn on Wednesday in front of 19,008 at Columbus, Ohio. It was the eighth consecutive victory for the Crew. A corner kick by Perez set up Brian Maisonneuve's header in the 18th minute. In the 75th minute, Perez drew two defenders and passed to a wide-open Dante Washington, who headed the ball past Matt Jordan for a 2-0 lead.