Chris Wondolowski and Walter Martinez each scored and the San Jose Earthquakes beat FC Dallas 2-1 Saturday in the season finale for both teams.
The Earthquakes came into the game in contention for a playoff berth, but would have needed to score 13 goals and have Colorado lose Vancouver on Sunday.
Stephen Keel scored in the 90th minute for FC Dallas, which already had been eliminated...
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October 26, 2013
In the 61st minute, with the club in desperate need of a goal interim coach John Watson made a big gamble.
Watson sent on striker Alan Gordon in the place of midfielder Rafael Baca. The bold move immediately paid off for the San Jose Earthquakes as Chris Wondolowski stepped up to strike his eighth game-winning goal of the season.
The striker picked a cross out of the air from Shea...
Chris Wondolowski scored his 10th goal of the season and the San Jose Earthquakes made it stand for a 1-0 victory against the Colorado Rapids on Wednesday.
The win moved sixth-place San Jose (13-11-8) within a point of both Colorado (13-10-9) and the L.A. Galaxy (14-11-6), who hold the last two playoff spots in the Western Conference.
Colorado kept Wondolowski off the scoreboard...
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October 10, 2013
Chris Wondolowski, Marvin Chavez and Shea Salinas scored to lead the San Jose Earthquakes to a 3-0 victory over the Montreal Impact in group play of the CONCACAF Champions League on Tuesday.
San Jose remained alive in Group 5 with the resounding victory, but the Earthquakes need help from the Impact to advance. Group leaders Heredia can clinch the top spot and the only berth in...
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September 18, 2013
Chris Wondolowski scored for the third time in as many league matches and the San Jose Earthquakes extended their home winning streak to five consecutive games with a 1-0 victory over Sporting Kansas City on Sunday night.
Wondolowski and the Earthquakes broke through in the 55th minute against one of the MLS' stingiest defenses. Steven Beitashour delivered a cross off a deflected...
Chris Wondolowski has trouble scoring goals the international level. Chris Wondowlowski doesn’t have that problem.
On Monday, Wondolowski scored a first-half hat-trick for the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team in its 6-1 win over Belize. He filled up the nets while wearing a jersey that had his name misspelled on the back. The U.S. striker’s name was spelled: W-o-n-d-o-w-l-o...
Admittedly, Wondolowski can be a mouthful to say (a lot people just call him “Wondo”). But, jeez, you only have to spell it one letter at a time, equipment manager guy. Not like the jersey snafu was a bad thing for the Earthquakes striker; he had a hat trick before halftime in the USMNT’s Gold Cup opener vs. Belize. So, maybe the extra “W” should be here to stay. [photo via 30fps]
Chris Wondolowski of the San Jose Earthquakes, who tied Major League Soccer's single-season scoring record with 27 goals, was presented Thursday with the league's MVP award in a ceremony at the Home Depot Center.
Wondolowski was a landslide winner over Thierry Henry of the New York Red Bulls in balloting of club management, the media and players. Wondolowski's performance...
MLSSoccer.com put together a fantastic two-part series on Chris Wondolowski’s lead up and finish to the last MLS regular season match in Portland as he tried to tie or break the single season goals record.
Wondolowski and his San Jose Earthquake teammates were aware of the record throughout the match. It was on their minds, and how could it not be? This is one of the biggest...
CARSON, Calif. (AP) -- Chris Wondolowski scored on a penalty kick in the first half and Alan Gordon added a goal in the second to lead the San Jose Earthquakes over Chivas USA 2-0 Saturday night.
With the win, San Jose (17-6-5) extended its Western Conference lead over Seattle to eight points, while Chivas (7-13-7) is now tied with Portland for fewest in the conference.