Need nominations for Big Soccer's 2nd Annual MLS DONKEY OF THE YEAR AWARD!!!

Discussion in 'MLS: General' started by Native Aztexan, Oct 23, 2003.

  1. Native Aztexan

    Jan 27, 2002
    Austin, Texas
    Austin Aztex
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    I'm taking nominations for Big Soccer's 2nd Annual MLS Donkey Of The Year Award. This award goes to any individual, group or anything in Major League Soccer whom made dubious actions during this 2003 MLS season. I will be counting the nomination votes from Big Soccer members like you and the final eight finalists will be announced in two weeks before the MLS Cup final and the members will be able to vote from the eight finalists to be the winner. Last year's Big Soccer Donkey Of The Year Winner was The City Of McKinney, Texas.

    BTW Each member can list up to 3 nominations. nomination(s), to no surprise, is

    1) Mike Jeffries: No reasons to explain why.

    2) Dema Kovalenko: for hacking Ronnie O'Brien. :mad:

    3) Dragon Stadium: Again no reasons to explain why.
  2. Keep87

    Keep87 New Member

    Apr 24, 2003
    North Carolina
    pat Onstad
  3. alf

    alf Member+

    Jun 29, 1999
    Chicago Red Stars
    So is this like a Dallas thing, or what?
  4. Native Aztexan

    Jan 27, 2002
    Austin, Texas
    Austin Aztex
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    It's a MLS thing.
  5. MLS3

    MLS3 Member

    Feb 7, 2000
    Pac NW
    Seattle Sounders
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    1. Dragon Stadium

    2. San Jose Fans, or lack there of

    3. Whoevers in charge of why Dallas is in a high school stadium and not at the Cotton Bowl
  6. Emre5

    Emre5 New Member

    Mar 25, 2003
    chelsea,the death of
    3 dema
    2. clint
    1. jeffries

    GCSOCCER19 New Member

    Feb 10, 2003
    North Carolina
    The towel

    Ramiro Corrales towel that he threw at Amado "splash" guevara....
  8. voros

    voros Member

    Jun 7, 2002
    Parts Unknown
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    Two words:

    Gilles Grimandi
  9. Blong

    Blong Member+

    Oct 29, 2002
    Midwest, the real one.
    Gilles "they heckle me in the streets" Grimandi.

    Edit: Voros beat me. I should have refreshed the page.
  10. dcufan1984

    dcufan1984 Member

    Feb 17, 2002
    DC United
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    dragon stadium...

    giles gets an honorable mention, but he won't be plaguing us for another year like that monstrosity in texas.
  11. Freestyle2000

    Freestyle2000 Moderator

    Feb 6, 2000
    DC United
    Nat'l Team:
    Giles, Giles, Giles.

  12. Treetaliano

    Treetaliano Member

    Jun 29, 2002
    San Diego
    #1 Vergara
    #2 Vergara
    #3 Vergara
  13. Sneever Flion

    Sneever Flion New Member

    Oct 29, 2002
    Detroit, MI
    Greg Andrulis for taking one of the most talented teams in the league and running them into the ground.

    Jim Smith for letting him do it.

    The knob who signed off on the move to Dragon Stadium.
  14. Davids26

    Davids26 Member

    May 31, 2000
    Trevor you should have mugged Andrulis when you had the chance in Berkley... ;)

    I'll agree Andrulis is a big goat for what hes done in Columbus.

    Dragon Stadium

    And just to go outside of the box, Ian Bishop for his constant bitching
  15. galperin

    galperin Member

    Feb 1, 2001
    Maineville, OH
    1. Garber - for kissin' Vegara's arse.
    2. Vegara
    3. Hristo - he's just a tool. Breaking that college kid's leg in half, and head-butting the 4th official, among other things.
  16. Buzz Killington

    Buzz Killington Member+

    Oct 6, 2002
    Lee's Summit
    Kansas City Wizards
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    1. Dragon Stadium
    2. Vergara
    3. Gilles Grimandi
  17. Northside Rovers

    Jan 28, 2000
    Austin TX
    FC Dallas
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    John Wagner. The HSG Exec who pushed the move to Dragon.

    Hands down.

    He is to MLS what Neville Chamberlain was for the British.
  18. krolpolski

    krolpolski Member+

    Julie Foudy for her comments about Mia and men's soccer in this country.
  19. JMMUSA8

    JMMUSA8 New Member

    Nov 3, 2001
    New England Revolution
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    1) jeffries
    2) dragon stadium
    3) pat onstad and his hilarious own goal
    4) the crew that officiated the game where the best goal of the year (harris bike kick) was disallowed
    5) Chivas
    6) Vegara
    7) Andrulis
    8) Kraft
    9) DC United
    10) soccer moms

    those are in no particular order
  20. Sneever Flion

    Sneever Flion New Member

    Oct 29, 2002
    Detroit, MI
    Then why did you number them? Sorry, I'm feeling surrly.
  21. Matt in the Hat

    Matt in the Hat Moderator
    Staff Member

    Sep 21, 2002
    New York Red Bulls
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    Decepticon Lazerbeak
  22. Fah Que

    Fah Que Member

    Sep 29, 2000
    San Jose Earthquakes
    Mark Connelly for saying Onstad should win goalkeeper of the year award. What a joke. He has been an ass kisser for a long time and now I totally lost all respect on him. How about looking at the games instead of the stats? If Onstad faces as many difficult shots as Tim Howard did in Metrostars, I wonder what his goal against average is like.

    One of the biggest misconception in soccer is that people believe a bad defense makes a good goalkeeper looks bad. The opposite is true. A good goalkeeper absolutely shines with a bad defense in front of him with one highlight reel save after another. A really good defense however, will often hide a mediocre goalkeeper. That's the case in SJ.
  23. rmacc3ng

    rmacc3ng New Member

    Jul 18, 2001
    Winston-Salem, NC
  24. IASocFan

    IASocFan Moderator
    Staff Member

    Aug 13, 2000
    Sporting Kansas City
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    10 minutes of additional excitement is no contest compared to Dragon Stadium or Giles.
  25. Beerking

    Beerking Member+

    Nov 14, 2000
    Humboldt County
    #1. Guevara the towel boy.
    #2. LA. last years champions and they've won Z E R O games on the road. Way to represent the league guys:rolleyes:
    #3. Dragon stadium.

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