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September 11, 1999 | Associated Press
Roy Lassiter had a goal and an assist Friday night as D.C. United recorded a franchise-record ninth consecutive victory, 2-1 over the Tampa Bay Mutiny before 12,397 at Tampa, Fla. Lassiter tied Stern John of the Columbus Crew for the Major League Soccer lead with his 17th goal in the 23rd minute. He also assisted on Jaime Moreno's goal in the 43rd minute. Colorado 1, Kansas City 0--The Rapids outscored the Wizards, 3-2, in a shootout before 17,632 at Denver.
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August 13, 2001 | Associated Press
Roy Lassiter scored on a penalty kick in injury time to give the Kansas City Wizards to a 2-2 tie with the Colorado Rapids in front of 9,342 on Sunday at Denver. The penalty was called for an inadvertent hand ball off a corner kick by defenseman Marcelo Balboa. Lassiter rifled the shot past goalie Scott Garlick for his first penalty-kick goal this season. Colorado (5-9-8) wasted a two-goal effort by John Spencer. The Wizards improved to 9-10-3.
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November 27, 1999 | Associated Press
The Miami Fusion acquired Roy Lassiter, Major League Soccer's all-time leading scorer, on Friday, completing a four-player deal with D.C. United. Lassiter has scored 73 goals and recorded 25 assists in his four-year MLS career with Tampa Bay and D.C. United. "With Roy joining Diego Serna, Eric Wynalda and Welton up front, we should have one of the most dangerous attacks in the league," Fusion Coach Ivo Wortmann said. "We are expecting him to provide a lot of scoring."
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November 27, 1999 | Associated Press
The Miami Fusion acquired Roy Lassiter, Major League Soccer's all-time leading scorer, on Friday, completing a four-player deal with D.C. United. Lassiter has scored 73 goals and recorded 25 assists in his four-year MLS career with Tampa Bay and D.C. United. "With Roy joining Diego Serna, Eric Wynalda and Welton up front, we should have one of the most dangerous attacks in the league," Fusion Coach Ivo Wortmann said. "We are expecting him to provide a lot of scoring."
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August 13, 2001 | Associated Press
Roy Lassiter scored on a penalty kick in injury time to give the Kansas City Wizards to a 2-2 tie with the Colorado Rapids in front of 9,342 on Sunday at Denver. The penalty was called for an inadvertent hand ball off a corner kick by defenseman Marcelo Balboa. Lassiter rifled the shot past goalie Scott Garlick for his first penalty-kick goal this season. Colorado (5-9-8) wasted a two-goal effort by John Spencer. The Wizards improved to 9-10-3.
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March 21, 1999 | From Associated Press
Roy Lassiter had two goals against his former team and Carlos Llamosa and Jaime Moreno scored four minutes apart early in the second half as D.C. United defeated the Tampa Bay Mutiny, 5-2, before 16,872 at Tampa, Fla., on opening night of the MLS season. Lassiter, traded from Tampa Bay to D.C. United last season, made the score 3-0 in the 66th minute and added his second goal in the 86th. He has 20 goals in 26 games with D.C. United. "I had a real good feeling before the game," D.C.
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July 5, 1996 | From Associated Press
Roy Lassiter had two goals and an assist in the second half Thursday night at Tampa, Fla., to lead Tampa Bay to a 4-1 victory over the Columbus Crew, ending the Mutiny's three-game losing streak. Lassiter set up Steve Ralston with a goal in the 56th minute that broke a 1-1 tie. He added goals in the 73rd and 78th minutes before the crowd of 18,761. Dallas 2, D.C. 1--The Burn outscored the United, 3-1, in a shootout at Dallas before a crowd of 18,177.
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May 24, 1996 | From Associated Press
Colombian star Carlos Valderrama set up Roy Lassiter's goal in the 82nd minute Thursday night, leading the Tampa Bay Mutiny to a 1-0 victory over the Dallas Burn. Before a Cotton Bowl crowd of 11,457, Tampa Bay raised its record to 6-2. Dallas is 4-3-2.
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September 15, 1996 | Associated Press
U.S. national team player Roy Lassiter scored his league-leading 24th goal Saturday as the Tampa Bay Mutiny defeated the D.C. United, 2-0, in Major League Soccer action before 8,135. Lassiter, who also leads the league in scoring with 52 points, headed in Frank Hejduk's crossing passing in the 51st minute to give Tampa Bay a 2-0 lead. Steve Ralston scored the other goal.
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September 26, 1996 | Associated Press
Roy Lassiter scored two goals in the final eight minutes Wednesday night to give the Tampa Bay Mutiny a 2-0 victory over the Columbus Crew before 20,807 in the first game of their Major League Soccer Eastern Conference playoff. Tampa Bay can wrap up the best-of-three first-round series Saturday at home. Lassiter, who leads the MLS with 29 goals, has scored 27 in his last 25 games.
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September 11, 1999 | Associated Press
Roy Lassiter had a goal and an assist Friday night as D.C. United recorded a franchise-record ninth consecutive victory, 2-1 over the Tampa Bay Mutiny before 12,397 at Tampa, Fla. Lassiter tied Stern John of the Columbus Crew for the Major League Soccer lead with his 17th goal in the 23rd minute. He also assisted on Jaime Moreno's goal in the 43rd minute. Colorado 1, Kansas City 0--The Rapids outscored the Wizards, 3-2, in a shootout before 17,632 at Denver.
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March 21, 1999 | From Associated Press
Roy Lassiter had two goals against his former team and Carlos Llamosa and Jaime Moreno scored four minutes apart early in the second half as D.C. United defeated the Tampa Bay Mutiny, 5-2, before 16,872 at Tampa, Fla., on opening night of the MLS season. Lassiter, traded from Tampa Bay to D.C. United last season, made the score 3-0 in the 66th minute and added his second goal in the 86th. He has 20 goals in 26 games with D.C. United. "I had a real good feeling before the game," D.C.
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July 5, 1996 | From Associated Press
Roy Lassiter had two goals and an assist in the second half Thursday night at Tampa, Fla., to lead Tampa Bay to a 4-1 victory over the Columbus Crew, ending the Mutiny's three-game losing streak. Lassiter set up Steve Ralston with a goal in the 56th minute that broke a 1-1 tie. He added goals in the 73rd and 78th minutes before the crowd of 18,761. Dallas 2, D.C. 1--The Burn outscored the United, 3-1, in a shootout at Dallas before a crowd of 18,177.
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July 19, 1996 | From Associated Press
Guiseppe Galderisi scored in the 56th minute to lead the Tampa Bay Mutiny to a 3-2 victory over the Kansas City Wiz (10-10) on Thursday before 7,520 at Tampa Stadium. Galderisi scored after Kansas City goalkeeper Garth Lagerway dove errantly while trying to cut off a shot by Roy Lassiter. Lassiter and Ivan McKinley also scored for the Mutiny (10-7).
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July 16, 1998 | Associated Press
Miami 3, San Jose 2--Goalkeeper Jeff Cassar scored on Miami's sixth shootout attempt as the Fusion welcomed back Carlos Valderrama with a victory before 8,078 at Fort Lauderdale, Fla.. After each team converted two of five shootout attempts, John Doyle shot wide right for San Jose (6-12). Cassar then went around David Kramer for the winner. Miami (7-11) was 1-8 without Valderrama, who left May 14 to join Colombia's national team for World Cup preparations.
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