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by Derek Richey For a league that still gets trampled on and derided by American Euro-league-snobs and presumptuous foreigners who haven’t seen an actual MLS game for 4-6 years, there seems to be real progress in the potential number of players who are based in MLS that will more than …
Brett and Derek discuss the best and worst designated players ever signed to Major League Soccer, featuring Thierry Henry, Landon Donovan, Juan Pablo Angel, Blanco, and more….On The Straight Red Card.
The guys discuss DC United and their DP signings of Hamdi Salihi, Branko Boskovic and Marcelo Gallardo. What’s with the Rapid Wien Obsession lately? Will this signing pay off? Also, Bill Hamid vs Brad Guzan as Tim Howard’s backup keeper–who gets the call when the poo hits the fan? LA …
By Derek Richey of The Straight Red Card Waking up the other morning, I was thinking about all the Americans playing abroad now (whether it be Mexico or Holland, England or Germany) and I started considering how much things have evolved for the American soccer player since I kicked around …
The guys discuss the MLS Re-entry draft and DC United’s total “dump-a-thon.” Other teams also dumped a satchel full of players including San Jose, Chivas USA and the Vancouver Whitecaps. The Revs sign Shalrie Joseph as a Designated Player. On the Straight Red Card.
Brett and Derek discuss DC United’s probe of Baltimore, Brek Shea’s training stint with Arsenal and Hamid’s move to Europe to train as well.
The guys and Dan Loney discuss Charlie Davies and his $20M suit vs Das Enterprise which hosted the event that proceeded the fatal accident in 2009. They also discuss the infamous Thierry Henry red card vs KC and whether Henry has an eyesight issue… Only on The Straight Red Card.
Brett and Derek discuss the merits of Bocanegra and Bedoya playing in the SPL vs MLS; why we shouldn’t get too excited yet about the CONCACAF Champions League; and the impact of Andy Najar getting called up by Honduras. On The Straight Red Card.
Brett and Derek discuss the Chicago Fire’s record-breaking season, the MLS playoff picture and Robbie Keane’s impact on the rest of the LA Galaxy season. On The Straight Red Card.
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