Tag Archives: soccer

Arizona United SC drops U.S. Open Cup match to Chula Vista FC

May 22, 2015

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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Arizona United SC fell to Chula Vista FC 3-0 in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Second Round on Wednesday night at Scottsdale Stadium. Chula Vista midfielder Alberto Diaz scored goals on either side of the half and Angel Pinal added on in the second half. “The (Chula Vista) goalkeeper had a […]

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Sockers Open Tryout Camps

July 11, 2014

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Team seeking new local talent to help stock reserve program The San Diego Sockers will hold their annual Open Tryout Camps at the Sockers Indoor Center (adjacent to the Valley View Casino Center) on July 12th and Saturday, August 16th from 3-6pm. The cost is $35 to register before the camp, or $45 (cash only) […]

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World Cup Games, Brazil, has a greater impact beyond the games!

June 6, 2014

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Commentary: By Berenice Taboada Díaz Nelson Mandela made a claim that “the World Cup [would] help unify people and if there is one thing in this planet that has the power to bind people, it’s soccer”. It has happened in other countries. South Africa and Germany know about it. During the World Cup, hosts cities […]

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Club Tijuana’s Under-20 Squad Beats Club Leon FC 2-0 in First Leg of Semifinals

November 22, 2013

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TIJUANA -Club Tijuana Xoloitzcuintles de Caliente’s Under-20 team is a step closer to a championship final. Coach Diego Torres’ squad beat visiting Club Leon FC 2-0 in the first leg of the LIGA Bancomer MX-2013 Apertura semifinals Wednesday night at Estadio Caliente. Esteban Rodriguez and Oliver Ortiz scored first half goals for the Xoloitzcuintles giving […]

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Mexican-American Players Finally Starting to Be Noticed by U.S. Soccer

July 5, 2013

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By John Philip Wyllie There was a time and it wasn’t long ago that you would rarely find a Hispanic player, let alone a Mexican-American player in uniform for the U.S. National Soccer Team. In the 90s, a handful of players such as Marcelo Balboa, Fernando Clavijo, Tab Ramos and Hugo Perez were regular contributors, […]

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Meridian Entertainment International, Inc. anuncia el evento de World Cup Players All-Star Soccer Match y el concierto de Psy-Gangnam style

June 28, 2013

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Meridian Entertainment anunció que, a partir del 4 de julio, estarán disponibles las entradas para el próximo evento conocido como World Cup Players All-Star Soccer Match (Partido de Fútbol con Jugadores Estrellas de la Copa del Mundo) y para el concierto de Psy-Gangnam style. “Son muy pocos los partidos de fútbol que cuentan con la […]

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USA! USA! USA!

March 23, 2012

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Commentary: By Raoul Lowery Contreras This iconic chant was first heard in August, 1984, on the first night of the International Olympics in Los Angeles. I was 130 miles south sitting in Qualcomm Stadium watching the National League Champions-To-Be San Diego Padres pummel the Houston Astros. The chant started when fans looked up at the […]

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Sockers Acquire Midfielder Eduard Velez

October 21, 2011

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Defending PASL-Pro points champion comes to San Diego    The San Diego Sockers announced the signing of veteran midfielder Eduardo Velez to a one-year free agent deal. Terms of the signing were not announced.    Velez, 29, is making his second tour of duty with the Sockers, having played with the 2004-2005 MISL team that […]

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Sockers Face Anaheim in Season Home Opener

October 14, 2011

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Sockers Face Anaheim in Season Home Opener

    The San Diego Sockers’ 2011-2012 PASL-Pro schedule was announced on Tuesday morning, featuring a season-opening home-and-home contest with the expansion Anaheim Bolts. The season will begin on November 12th at the Anaheim Convention Center, as the Sockers take on the Bolts in their inaugural PASL-Pro game. One week later, November 19th, the two […]

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Chrysler y Chivas USA se Unen Para Incentivar la Experiencia de los Aficionados del Fútbol en Juegos Selectos

October 7, 2011

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   Chrysler y Chivas USA están despertando gran emoción entre los aficionados del fútbol en el área de Los Ángeles.  Con una promoción de múltiples plataformas, por Internet, en los concesionarios y en el estadio, todos tendrán algo para disfrutar.    En Internet, la gente tendrá la oportunidad de participar en el concurso “Humble Beginnings” […]

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Verónica Pérez, Al Fútbol Español

September 16, 2011

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TIJUANA, BC.- El equipo femenino de la SD Compostela acaba de fichar a la jugadora mexicana Verónica Pérez Santana, de 20 años de edad, para reforzar a la escuadra rumbo al inicio de la temporada el próximo 25 de septiembre.    Su posición será de defensa central y entrenará con sus compañeras a partir de […]

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Xolos Sub20 vs. Club America in Escondido

July 15, 2011

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By Pablo Jaime Sáinz    The dogs of Tijuana soccer will cross the border to try to give a strong bite to the San Diego version of a popular Mexican team.    Sub20 youth team of Club Caliente Tijuana Xoloitzcuintles will face the similar of Club America school in San Diego on Saturday July 17 […]

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Xolos Sub20 vs. Club América en Escondido

July 15, 2011

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Por Pablo Jaime Sáinz    Los canes del futbol tijuanense cruzarán la frontera para tratar de darle una fuerte mordida a la filial sandieguina de un popular equipo mexicano.    El equipo juvenil Sub20 del Club Tijuana Xoloitzcuintles de Caliente enfrentará a su similar de la escuela de San Diego del Club América este sábado […]

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Barrio Logan girls’ soccer team is changing lives

November 24, 2010

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Barrio Logan girls’ soccer team is changing lives

By Pablo Jaime Sáinz     Before joining the FC Chelsea Fire Lions Club, the only organized girls’ soccer team in the Barrio Logan/Memorial area, 13-year-old Cassandra Flores used to spend her afternoons in front of the television.     Now, when the team is about to play its final game in its way to become champions […]

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Chivas de Guadalajara vs. Chivas USA on W Radio 690 AM

September 10, 2010

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   W Radio 690 AM proudly announces the broadcast of the “ChivaClasico” soccer game between Chivas USA of Major League Soccer and Club Deportivo Guadalajara of the Mexican First Division. The match will take place on Tuesday, September 14th at PETCO Park.    This year’s “ChivaClásico” – which features Copa Libertadores finalist Chivas de Guadalajara against […]

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Chivas USA enfrentará al finalista de la Copa Libertadores, Chivas de Guadalajara, en Petco Park

August 20, 2010

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   Chivas USA de Major League Soccer y Club Deportivo Guadalajara de la Primera División de México se enfrentarán en el segundo ‘ChivaClásico’, el cual se disputará el martes, 14 de septiembre a las 8:00 p.m. Hora del Pacifico, en Petco Park de San Diego, según lo anunció hoy Chivas USA y Soccer United Marketing […]

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Soccer, The World Cup and the Meaning of La Vida

July 16, 2010

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By Andres T. Tapia New America Media     It’s not the game of soccer that means so much to people around the world. It’s the way soccer connects them.     The homemade ball 10 centimeters in diameter, made of plastic bags, rags, and socks held together by twine, rolls off toughened black soles and lands […]

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