OK, here are the other players chosen by coach Hans Backe to play in the all-star game July 27 against Manchester United. Some of the choices are quizzical, at best, but there is some logic to some of them. Some. Can I say some again? First off, two teams (FC Dallas and Seattle) are playing … Continue reading Backe choses the rest of all-star team and it’s … Tally Hall? Really?
Though coach Hans Backe will still pick 19 (!) more players for the all-star match against Manchester United, MLS commissioner Don Garber was allowed to pick two players for the team. And they are: Juan Agudelo and Omar Bravo. I do like both players. Agudelo has a lot of potential, and Bravo has played fairly … Continue reading Garber picks Agudelo, Bravo for all-star game
By Jeremiah Paschke-Wood At halftime of the Timbers-Sounders game, they announced the “First XI” for the upcoming all-star game July 27 against Manchester United. It’s a bit of a misnomer, as these players won’t necessarily start – head coach Hans Backe will pick the actual starting 11 – but rather, they’re the ones chosen by … Continue reading MLS “First XI” All-Stars announced, and they’re mostly OK