Daily Southtown Report on Potential All-Star Game Info.

Discussion in 'MLS: News & Analysis' started by genpabloescobar, Dec 17, 2005.

  1. genpabloescobar

    Feb 17, 2002

    USvsIRELAND Member+

    Jul 19, 2004
  3. Frat Alien

    Frat Alien New Member

    Mar 9, 2005
    This is true.
  4. jlynn61280

    jlynn61280 New Member

    Dec 17, 2005
    This is ridiculous. The MLS all-stars should play a second-tier team, not the world's best. They are not a real team that is experienced playing together. It only embarasses the league in the world's eye when they flounder, a-la Real Madrid this year. I'd rather see us play a Valencia or PSV or Newcastle, etc.
  5. FuzzyForeigner

    Oct 29, 2003
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    such a pessimist.

    What if the MLS allstars beat Chelsea...then it will be heard all around the media in Europe..will definitely be on the uefa website and all the like.
    If you beat newcastle maybe it will go on some brit newspapers and the newcastle site like it happened with Fulham. If we loose then no pos rep for MLS outside. If we win we might just get some mroe attention than with smaller teams.
  6. churchill2000

    churchill2000 3x MLS Cup Champions

    Jul 12, 2004
    Monde Virtuel
    Los Angeles Galaxy

    This is exactly what they said when they sent the Allstars to Madrid, "What If . . .", look how that worked out.

    Not saying the match shouldn't be scheduled, because that's not my call, just simply laying out the facts.
  7. maturin

    maturin Member

    Jun 8, 2004
    This is different, though. First of all, it's here. Second, it's much further out from the European season. When Madrid clobbered our boys, they were getting near their beginning-of-the-season form. The All-Star game comes at a time when the players will be nowhere near match-fit.

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