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Shots on goal in U.S. games, April 13-17

Home teams first, ranked in order within each league. Make of it what you will. MLS (median=6; mean for season thru Saturday’s games was 8.39) New York 9-3 San Jose Portland 5-5 Dallas Houston 7-1 New England Toronto 1-6 D.C. … Continue ...

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Midweek Myriad: Fretting over Freddy, winter winners, soccer challenge

Time for another Midweek Myriad, also known as “stuff that happened while I was at Disney World.” I’ve saved the most serious item for the end, which is either “building suspense” or “burying the lead.” SOCCE...

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Immediate questions after the USL bombshell

The USL announced today that its first and second divisions, beset by defections and dwindling numbers over the past 15 years, would merge into USL PRO. The league addressed a couple of long-standing concerns in its announcement: 1. The pro … ...

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Monday Myriad: MMA apology time

Quick reminder: Boston Marathon this morning on Universal Sports. So what happened this weekend? SOCCER (Americas) – MLS: The Galaxy look great. The bottom teams look terrible. Full roundup already up. – WPS: Six and a half years ago, Abb...

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Ringing of the Division (2) Bell

The first weekend of the USSF Division II Featuring Teams of the USL and NASL went as follows: – Miami 1, Rochester 1: Disappointing crowd of “roughly 1,000” sees Christian Gomez go the full 90 despite tiring after 70. (Miami &helli...

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