Todos Sobres Camisetas – probably the best web site for those seeking what new soccer kits will look like, posted this photo of what they claimed are the Portland Timbers kits for the 2013/14 season. The photo was subsequently taken down after a sort of argument with Timbers owner Merritt Paulson over whether they were … Continue reading Portland Timbers 2013/14 kits … maybe
By Jeremiah Paschke-Wood | Only Love Soccer Along with the Galaxy and the Crew, Portland is, for me, the most disappointing team in the MLS. After narrowly missing out on a playoff berth last year, John Spencer and co. brought in defenders Jean Andrew-Baptiste and Hanyer Mosquera, established striker Kris Boyd and winger Frank Songo’o … Continue reading Why are the Timbers so bad?
By Jeremiah Paschke-Wood | Only Love Soccer Saturday Philadelphia 1 Columbus 0. A Gabriel Gomez Panenka penalty is enough for the Union to notch their first win of the season. Probably not what the suits at NBC had in mind for a game of the week when they signed their deal with MLS. “Get ready … Continue reading MLS Weekend Roundup: April 14-15
By Jeremiah Paschke-Wood | Only Love Soccer Aston Villa, who are terrible again this year, but it’s worth noting have won the English league, Champions League and FA Cup more than Chelsea, are doing a three-match tour of the MLS ballparks in July. They open against the Union in Philadelphia on July 18, play the … Continue reading Aston Villa to do 3-match U.S. tour in July
By Jeremiah Paschke-Wood | Only Love Soccer Hello everyone. After a fairly nondescript offseason, America’s No. 1 professional American soccer league is back for its 17th season. Incidentally, MLS Live is a decent service if you feel like being able to watch most of the games in the season. Better than paying for the DirectTV … Continue reading MLS weekend picks: And we’re off!
By Jeremiah Paschke-Wood*Games to watch ^Games not to watch All times Pacific, as usual Saturday Seattle (6-3-2 at home) v Chivas USA (3-4-4 away). (1 p.m.) Seattle returns home after ending Kansas City’s 14-match unbeaten streak with a late 2-1 win last week and are currently in third place in the West. A win in … Continue reading MLS weekend preview: August 13-14
By Dan Hagan The Timbers first preseason game ended in a 1-1 tie against the Ventura County Fusion. The game was the first time the new Timbers have worked together as a team, and it showed. The Fusion scored in the first 17 minutes putting the Timber defense on its heels. Three minutes later, Timbers … Continue reading Timbers draw with Ventura County Fusion in friendly