25 December

December 25, 2008


Merry Christmas to one and all!

Not so religous

Dear Santa  – Please bring the Wizards the 2009 MLS Cup.


23 December

December 23, 2008

MLS sells international TV rights to MP & Silva If SUM/ESPN are selling of the international rights then it seems the league is moving in the right economic direction; possibly better bargaining position for TV contracts domestically.

DTB looks back at KC 2008 Draft

Fan violence ends season in Uruguay You’d think an agreement could have been reached…

CONCACAF Champions League (2010) Field mostly set.  Currently known participants here

Can’t wait for the new Wizards stadium?  Check out what we are in store for via what Red Bull is doing.  And I don’t mean all the delays! 🙂

MLSnet SuperDraft article

I know most saw this already.  The cancellation of the Supplemental Draft. But I thought it worth it to point out again.  KC had several supplemental picks that are now gone.  It’s a logical move after the scrapping of the Reserve League and reduction of roster spots.  Too bad though as I think most saw the Reserve League as something good for MLS.


PASL: KC Kings win 7-1 over Piasa FC

December 21, 2008

The Kings defensive prowess shows in another shutdown of Piasa FC.  This time the score was 7-1.

Here is the writeup from the Kings My Space page.

KC are now 2-0.  The Kings have the Christmas weekend off before a home showdown with Springfield (IL) Spirit.

KC Kings victory writeup

December 17, 2008

Here is the Kings quarter by quarter breakdown from their win over Fuerza Latina.  The writeup is from the Kings MySpace page.

And after that look back on the big win.  The Kings also look forward to their next games.

17 Dec. News and Blogs you might have missed.

December 17, 2008

Conrad’s Dad to Try Out!

Would you like to work in the MLS? Database Coordinator – Kansas City Wizards

Jones: Johnson Decision was Purely Tactical

Introducing KCKSports.com

“The Border War” Returns To Columbus

Houston to kick off 2009 defense against MLS Champions

Whitecaps Exercise Contract Option Years On Arze, Moose, Nolly

Top Ten Right & Wrong from Last Winter

U.S.-Mexico Rivalry Returns to Columbus on Feb. 11 For First Final Round Qualifier For 2010 FIFA World Cup

Kansas City Kings
I don’t have all the details but the KC Kings defeated Fuerza Latina 18-1 on Saturday.  I do know that Mirsad Dzilic had 3 goals and 2 assists and was named the man of the match.  Nice job KC!

The Springfield (MO) Demize won 7-5 over Piasa FC.   The Springfield (IL) Spirits have yet to play.  Their first game is against KC on January 3rd.
The Kings next game this Saturday(20th) on the road against Piasa FC.

15 Dec. News and Blogs you might have missed.

December 15, 2008


Sounders stock their roster in MLS expansion draft

Malcolm Gladwell’s 10,000 hour rule of expertise & Wizards’ Youth Academy

College Cup notes: Defense keys wins

Wizards should go to Woodlands

Bumpy Pitch In KC With Josh Wolff

Soccer subsidy won’t fix empty Bannister Mall

Soccer suckers slink from JoCo to Bannister Mall

Revolution loses Parkhurst to Danish club