Tag: MLS All Star Game

MLS All Star Game: Everton wins in penalties

Tonight’s MLS All Star game was a thrilling affair between the All Stars (who were carrying a 5 game win streak against European teams into the match..) and Everton FC of the English Premier League. After 90 minutes the teams were all square at 1-1 and — per All Star Game rules — they went... Read more »

Linked Up

It’s been a while since I’ve posted one of these so I thought I’d share some interesting soccer related stories with you guys on this slow news day in the world of the Fire. Here’s [a nice write up by ESPN on the MLS All Star game](http://soccernet.espn.go.com/columns/story?id=663433&sec=mls&root=mls&cc=5901). It’s a good preview of the match and... Read more »

Soumare Added to All-Star Team

Fire center back Bakary Soumare was added to the MLS All Star Team today. Soumare will be replacing Houston Dynamo forward Brian Ching on the roster. The All Star selection is the first of Baky’s career and he will join Fire teammates Wilman Conde and Cuauhtemoc Blanco in Salt Lake City for the match against... Read more »

Conde Named to All Star First XI

Congratulations to Fire Center Back Wilman Conde who was named to the MLS All Star team First XI today.  Click here for a rundown of the rest of the MLS First XI. Although inclusion in the First XI doesn’t necessarily mean that Conde will start the game, it is still a big honor for Conde... Read more »

All Star First XI to be Announced at 3 p.m. Today

The MLS All Stars will face Everton FC of the English Premier League on July 29th at Rio Tinto Stadium in Salt Lake City. This much we know. But which MLS players (and, more importantly, which Fire players) will be squaring off against Tim Howard and his fellow ‘Toffees’ come late July? Well as you... Read more »