Fort Worth Vaqueros Take On Houston Dynamo u-23s

The Vaqueros return home for a break from NPSL South Central Conference action for an exhibition match against the Houston Dynamo u-23 squad at 7:30 pm at Martin Field at Texas Wesleyan.

The Vaqueros have a tight home schedule due to the exhibition and a make up match on Tuesday due to a rainout earlier this season. The schedule will see Fort Worth play Saturday, Tuesday (June 30), Thursday (July 2) and Saturday (July 4) at home.

Houston Dynamo 0, at FC Dallas 2 – Match Recap

castillo houston goalie-5093On another rain soaked evening and pitch in Texas, and after enduring a rain delay for over an hour, the Houston Dynamo fell to FC Dallas for the second time in 2015 in a physical 2-0 match in Frisco. The loss gives FC Dallas El Capitan for the third straight season and drops Houston to 5-7-5 on the year. Continue reading

Action Not Words

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So coming into last night, FC Dallas fans were sad, and understandably so. A run of away games, paired with a number of international absences laid the groundwork for some really poor performances, including some shutout losses by multiple goals.

And probably most concerning was the play of the midfield maestro, Mauro Diaz. The last time he played like the guy who could dominate this league was May 9, ironically the last time the team won. Since then, he had been a shell of his former self and not the guy pulling the strings. To be fair, in a number of games, such as the one against Montreal, a Hack-a-Mauro plan worked. But in other games, such as the last game against Colorado, the Argentine could be seen visibly frustrated with the play of his teammates. Continue reading

Japan v. Austrailia – FIFA Women’s World Cup Quarterfinal

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The upstart against the reigning champions. Australia pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the tournament when the downed Brazil in the Round of 16, whereas Japan continued their methodical defeat of all comers with their 2-1 victory over Holland. Continue reading

San Antonio Scorpions v. Cartagines – International Friendly – Match Preview

While the NASL takes its break between the Spring and Fall seasons, the Scorpions will play host to Club Sport Cartaginés of the Costa Rican Primera División. San Antonio is looking to pick up some momentum from the Spring season and defend their championship run from last year.

FIFA Women’s World Cup – Canada v. England

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The host nation takes on the first upset winner in the second game today. Canada and England for a chance to play the winner of the Japan-Austrailia match in the World Cup Semifinals. Continue reading

FC Dallas 2, Houston Dynamo 0 – Match Recap

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FRISCO, Texas_  FC Dallas won for the first time since May 9th in their return to home on a soggy Frisco night.  Dallas now lurk just three points behind the first place Seattle Sounders in […]

FC Dallas 2, Houston Dynamo 0 – At The Half

FRISCO, Texas_ A very visibly frustrating half from a Dynamo standpoint, but a very, very positive first half from a Dallas standpoint. Dallas came out and looked a lot better from their recent performances, especially […]

USA 1, China 0 – FIFA Women’s World Cup Quarterfinals

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It was the game many had been clamoring for from the Stars and Stripes, and it finally arrived against the Old Enemy, China. Without some key players, the US attacked with high energy and got a deserving victory. Continue reading

Germany 1 (5), France 1 (4) – FIFA Women’s World Cup – Kicks From The Mark After Extra Time

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In what is probably one of the most unfair outs in professional sports, France and Germany played at a minimum of a round too soon and one of the top three teams in the world was going home after kicks from the mark today. Continue reading