With the playoffs only a couple of weeks away, MLS teams are buckling down and doing whatever it takes to get a positive result. The league’s parity was on display in week 22 as multiple underdogs stunned the league’s “big dogs.”
Here are the top ten players from week 22.
10. Luis Robles: Despite New York Red Bulls’ 1 nil defeat to Eastern Conference strugglers...
Chris Wondolowski is far more than a poacher.
In the 31st minute of the San Jose Earthquakes 1-1 tie with the LA Galaxy, the striker backheeled a pass into the path of Matias Perez Garcia to set up the newly-signed attacker for his first ever goal with the club.
“I always try to do whatever I can to help the team win, whether that is scoring goals, trying to set up goals or find...
No individual player feels worse than Chris Wondolowski in the wake of Team USA’s heartbreaking loss to Belgium on Tuesday. Wondo had a golden opportunity to score what would have been a game-winning goal in the 92nd minute, but the ball went off the side of his foot. After the game, Wondolowski apologized on Twitter. […]
After the United States had been outplayed throughout much of a scoreless game, Chris Wondolowski had a golden opportunity to give the USMNT a huge win over Belgium in the final seconds of stoppage time on Tuesday. Just look at the layup in the GIF above.
Jurgen Klinsmann pretty much summed up the reaction of every American.
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Chris Wondolowski vs. FC Dallas
Chris Wondolowski is the San Jose Quakes top scorer and has the most goals of any player in the MLS since 2009. In recent years Wondo has been called up to the United States national team. He mainly plays an attacking, poaching role. He seems to always be in the right spot at the right time.
For the United States national team, Wondolowski has nine...
Chris Wondolowski just won’t stop scoring goals.
In the San Jose Earthquakes’ 3-2 defeat to the Vancouver White Caps on May 2, the striker found that back of the net on two occasions. The onslaught marks the 14th time that Wondolowski has turned in a multi-goal game during his career. However, head coach Mark Watson was surprised the striker didn’t get another one.
As Greg Lalas, the editor in chief for MLSsoccer.com sees it, Chris Wondolowski is all but a lock to claim a seat on the plane to Brazil.
“In short, it’s hard for me to imagine a clinical finisher like Wondo not being part of [Jurgen] Klinsmann’s 23.”
Wondolowski, who is the San Jose Earthquakes’ all-time leading scorer, has the most goals in MLS dating back to the 2010...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) -- Chris
Wondolowski scored on a header in the 51st minute to help the San Jose
Earthquakes tie the Columbus Crew 1-1 on Sunday.
Wondolowski has three goals this season for San Jose (0-2-2).
Federico Higuain scored his fourth goal
of the season with left-footed strike in the 44th minute for Columbus
(3-1-1). The Crew are unbeaten in three road...
Chris Wondolowski, the San Jose Earthquakes all-time leading scorer, just has a knack for popping up at the right place at the right time.
That’s exactly what the striker did in the 28th minute of the friendly between the United States and Mexico on Wednesday night. Below you can watch Wondolowski’s right-footed strike as he went flying into the box, courtesy of ESPN FC.
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Chris Wondolowski scored both goals in the United States' 2-0 victory over South Korea in an international friendly Saturday.
Wondolowski strengthened his case for inclusion on the U.S. World Cup squad for Brazil with his sixth and seventh goals in his last eight appearances for the U.S. team, which was missing several top players. The San Jose Earthquakes striker headed home a...
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February 01, 2014