Archive for the 'MLS News, Highlights, Videos, and Scores | Major League Soccer Highlights' Category

September 5th, 2014

Carlos Bocanegra Announces Retirement At The End Of The Season

I will be retiring at the conclusion of the 2014 MLS season. — Carlos Bocanegra (@BocaBoca3) September 4, 2014 ~~  We've been fortunate to call Los a friend for a long, long time... Back to the days of club and High School rivalries in Southern California... Thinking back over his career - Alta Loma High School, UCLA, Chicago Fire, Captain of ...
September 4th, 2014

MLS Insider :: New York Red Bulls’ Bradley Wright-Phillips

~~  Some incredible stuff from the perspective of the son of a legend.... And from a player who currently lines up alongside a legend.... Both Ian Wright-Phillips and Thierry Henry bringing their perspectives to the table. When all of Wembley chants your Dad's name, and your mentor is among the game's most revered players, it makes sense that ...
September 4th, 2014

Inspired By :: Dax McCarty

As we explore the topic of coaches influencing players on and off the field,  we have seen Danny O'Rourke and Chris Schuler talk about their college coaches and the respective influence these guys had on their lives. Now it's our boy Dax McCarty's turn, and he takes a slightly different approach. For Dax, it was his dad that showed him love for the ...
September 2nd, 2014

Video :: Inspired By :: Chris Schuler

I'll tell you a quick story. Dunny and I played against Johnny Torres when he was at Creighton and we were at Fullerton. It was an NCAA playoff game. We go to penalties and end up losing. Side note - my penalty hit the post and I missed. I'm pretty sure Johnny scored his penalty. The dude could play. A couple years later, Johnny and Dunny end up ...
September 1st, 2014

Business Of Soccer Article – Bumpy Pitch, The Original Winger & 90+

Business of Soccer’s Entrepreneurship Series examines individuals and companies that transformed their passion into their profession through entrepreneurship.  The first installment of the series looks at Bumpy Pitch, a clothing label anchored by its partner site, The Original Winger, both of which deliver American soccer culture and identity to ...
August 30th, 2014

Video :: Sporting KC Thanks Fans for 50 Straight Sell Outs at Sporting Park

Sporting Kansas City celebrates the club's 50th consecutive MLS sellout at Sporting Park with a special message for their supporters. * This is a really cool video. Pretty special what is going on in MLS and Kansas City. As you know, I'm coming at all of this from an outsider that has been granted admission into the soccer world. I've been to ...
August 29th, 2014

Soccer in America – A Photographic Journey

No matter what anybody says, you have to support your crew. That's what fans do. Respect for representing. Stub Hub Center Carson, CA Summer 2014 ~beans To submit your photos to be included in this series, email them to dunny [at] bumpypitch.com.
August 28th, 2014

Video :: Inspired By – Danny O’Rourke

We caught up with Portland Timbers defender Danny O'Rourke recently to ask him what coach most inspired him and influenced him both on and off the field. He shared some really great stories with us about his time at the University of Indiana and the man he still refers to affectionately as "Coach Yeagley." That's some serious respect right ...